Ocean View Lodge, Mendocino
Hotel Fusion, SF
Hotel Fusion, SF
Benbow Inn, Benbow
View from The Hilton, SF
Sunset from the Donovan House, D.C.

When one has spent the entirety of one’s adult life living with children and husband, the novelty of being alone in a clean, uncluttered hotel room does not wear off. It’s the inverse but no less excitement that a child holds for an amusement park.

2009 was a great year in hotels.