It was late. The post-election conversation had been deep and draining. I had a presentation to deliver in less than 12 hours and REALLY needed some sleep.

My wonderful college friends had offered their home, however, the 20-minute drive was less appealing by the moment.


App Review


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Several months ago I had downloaded the app, Hotel Tonight, but never used it. Seemed like the perfect time to test it out.

In less time than it took for me to write this blog post, I had a reservation and was less than five minutes away from getting a much-needed good night’s sleep.

Lesson learned

Technology can indeed simplify your travel. Having said that the GPS took me to the front door of the hotel, not the garage. Ah, details, details!hotel_room

p.s. If you use the code “DIDARLING” you’ll save some money and I’ll get fan mail as well as a discount on my next booking.