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My 2013 hotel strategy based on the recent devaluations

My 2013 hotel strategy based on the recent devaluations

Christian Steen The last 4 weeks have been crazy with Intercontinental, Starwood, Hilton, Marriott (notable exception of the major chains is Hyatt so far) changing their award charts for the worse. Here are my reflections on my hotel strategy in 2013 so far. Marriott I did like the Megabonus promotion and had 6 stays last […]

Posted on February 21, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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How to hack your way to cheap tickets in Argentina

How to hack your way to cheap tickets in Argentina

Argentina is an odd country. Hotels and food are very competitively priced with almost Bangkok-like offerings. However it's a tightly regulated economy in other sectors. So are airline tickets. My search in the last couple of days came up with some interesting anomalies. So here are your options for flights to Iguazu Falls, El Calafate, […]

Posted on February 15, 2013 by in Delta Skymiles

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My Top 10 favorite airline awards

My Top 10 favorite airline awards

Here's my list of my favorite airline awards. 1) Fly from Alaska (even the remote Barrow, AK or Adak, AK) to Lima, Peru for 30,000 American Advantage miles One-Way in Business with a free stop-over in SFO/ LAX 2) Lufthansa & others from the US to Asia with a stop-over in Europe in First Class […]

Posted on February 12, 2013 by in United Mileage Plus

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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

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