How to file a Best Rate Guarantee claim with Starwood

How to file a Best Rate Guarantee claim with Starwood

Starwood's BRG program is one of my favorite BRGs because it's easy to use and generally implements consumer friendly policies. Agents are kind and do their job with a lot of common sense. Terms & Conditions are here http://www.starwoodhotels.com/bestrate/terms.html. If a BRG claim at Starwood is approved you will receive: – the price as provided […]

Posted on February 2, 2013 by in Best Rate Guarantee, Starwood Hotels

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Why you should go to Bagan, Burma before it’s too late

Why you should go to Bagan, Burma before it’s too late

In late October 2012 I made my way to Burma courtesy of the infamous mistake fare. I had booked several trips with a total of just over 41k miles (mix of first and business class) which would give full 4 days in Burma and 13 days of travel). I had heard several travelers saying good […]

Posted on January 30, 2013 by in Uncategorized

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What is a BRG – an introduction

What is a BRG – an introduction

Over the next couple of posts I'd like to share the 'secrets' of the major hotel chains Best Rate Guarantees with you. I have used this tool many times traveling and it's a great weapon in every travelers war chest. What's the different between Best Rate Guarantee/ Best Price Guarantee/ Look No Further Guarantee? Every […]

Posted on January 29, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Explore your friends Facebook pictures with Roam7

Explore your friends Facebook pictures with Roam7

Techcrunch reports about roam7.com a neat tool to see all the photo albums of your Facebook friends. Have you ever planned a vacation and remembered that you once saw a photo of a great dish on Facebook? If only you could remember who posted it and when. A new service, Roam7, has launched that promises […]

Posted on January 29, 2013 by in Uncategorized

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Oh yes – there is a new PointsBreak list

Oh yes – there is a new PointsBreak list

In case you haven't seen it on every other blog – yes there is a new list out for PointsBreaks. I always get all excited when I read it on (Insert your favorite blog here) first and my excitement fades away pretty quickly because it's too bad I can't make it to the HOLIDAY INN […]

Posted on January 28, 2013 by in IHG Rewards Club

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Winner of the American Airlines SWU

Winner of the American Airlines SWU

randomduck Yes we have a winner for the American Airlines SWU! Congratulations @mkliao please get in touch with us as soon as possible to upgrade your flights! Thank you all very much for participating! There will be a new giveaway starting Friday for 10,000 American Express Membership Rewards. Please stay tuned.

Posted on January 28, 2013 by in American Airlines AAdvantage

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