2,000 AMEX bonus points for dining out, 6,000 Accor points up for grabs, Uzbekistan to rebuild airports, Holiday Inn Express Hongdae, Seoul opens
– American Express is ending out targeted offers that allow you to earn 2,000 American Express Membership Rewards points after you spend $500 at US restaurants until December 9th
This make it a 5x on restaurants – a good deal if you can hit that threshold!
– Accor is sending out emails with the option to earn 6,000 points (worth 6,000 miles when you transfer on a 1:1 basis) after you stay three times
Many Accor properties in Asia are very cheap so this can be a great deal.
Book by October 8, for stays between September 18th and January 14th, 2019 and earn up to 6,000 bonus Rewards points* on your stays.
Offer valid one time per member, for a maximum of 3 stays of 2 nights or more, between 18 September 2018 and 14 January 2019. Receive up to a maximum of 6,000 Rewards points: 500 Rewards points after your first stay, 2,500 Rewards points after your second stay, and 3,000 Rewards points after your third stay.
– the Uzbekistan government is serious about tourism now and has gotten commitments from the World Bank to brush up their crumbling airports in Samarkand, Bukhara and Tashkent
– whenever I’m in Seoul I always feel I spend more time in transport than anything else as most hotels are far from where I want to explore – now the Holiday Inn Express Hongdae, Seoul promises change
Rates start at $81 for many days – for some reason reward nights can’t be booked online yet (but maybe when you call IHG Rewards).