In case you missed them, here are the latest posts on Mapplr and Shopplr.
(1) A long essay on why Uber and sharing services like it are popular and why democratic societies need them. I’ve included my experiences with Uber and taxis in Manila, Bangkok, Malta, Rome, Paris, London, Singapore, Kyoto, Tokyo, Melbourne.
(2) Updated review on The Nadler Soho, my favorite hotel in London.
(4) Review of Casa Leto, a boutique hotel in St. Petersburg. I stayed there and I recommend it.
(5) Review of Son Brull, which I consider to be the BEST hotel in Mallorca.