Coolest Off-The-Grid Hotels

If you are in search of a peaceful getaway here are some of the coolest off-the-grid hotels around the world where you can completely zen out. From Canada to Chile and Mexico to Iceland – we’ve got you covered.

1. Fogo Island Inn (Fogo Island, Canada)

Fogo Island Inn

You’ll have to take a flight to Gander, in the far north of Newfoundland and Labrador, to find this 29-room hotel. You’ll enjoy views of the icebergs through your floor-to-ceiling windows offering unobstructed ocean views. Don’t worry about feeling bored – there will be a local community host waiting to show you around Fogo Island.

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Why you should book a trip to Santiago now


Santiago is hot — culturally… and in February.  One of my dear friends spent over 20 years travelling the world as a flight attendant and told me this place topped her list as a city she would move to when she retired.  After spending a few nights here, I know why.   Read more

Relax in Viña del Mar


Viña del Mar is the summer hotspot for the whose-who of Santiago.  Spanish for “vineyard by the sea”, the breathtaking views of the indigo sea will not disappoint.  Most tourists plan a day trip to Viña, but the city is definitely worth an over-night visit – especially if you are looking to relax.   Read more

Once Upon a Time in Valparaiso, Chile


If you are looking for a colorful place with so much to explore, Valparaiso is it.  This port city known for its artsy and bohemian feel has cool restaurants, shops and markets to explore.  If you are planning on spending time in Chile, Valparaiso is an easy drive from Santiago and is not too far from Viña Del Mar — another city with stunning views you will want to visit.   Read more