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New Hilton Honors Buy Points Promotion

New Hilton Honors Buy Points Promotion

We have the latest information from airlines and hotels all around the world. As the pandemic started to slow down, especially in Europe, airlines and hotels are slowly coming out with promotions and benefits for passengers! First, we saw Radisson Rewards announce that members can buy points with a 100% bonus and Hilton Honors brought […]

Posted on June 16, 2020 by in HHonors, Hilton Honors, Hilton Hotels, Hotel Deals, Hotel Loyalty Programs, Travel Deals, Travel News

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New Radisson Promotion and Hilton Welcome Bonus

New Radisson Promotion and Hilton Welcome Bonus

We have the latest information from airlines and hotels all around the world. As the pandemic started to slow down, especially in Europe, airlines and hotels are slowly coming out with promotions and benefits for passengers! Radisson Rewards just announced that members can buy points with a 100% bonus! Also, Hilton Honors brought back the […]

Posted on June 2, 2020 by in Destinations & Inspiration, HHonors, Hilton Hotels, Hotel Deals, Hotel Loyalty Programs, Radisson Rewards, Travel Deals

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Hotel Loyalty Programs Updates and Extensions

Hotel Loyalty Programs Updates and Extensions

On January 30, the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus a public health emergency of international concern. With the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak countries all over the world are taking precautions in order to minimize the risk. Just a few weeks later the World Health Organization declared a pandemic. Following the news, many airlines were forced […]

Posted on April 10, 2020 by in Best Western, Choice Hotels, Choice Privileges, HHonors, Hilton Honors, Hilton Hotels, Hotel Loyalty Programs, Hyatt, IHG Rewards Club, Marriott Hotels, Radisson Rewards, Travel Deals, Travel News, Wyndham Hotels, Wyndham Rewards

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Grand Wailea Maui, A Waldorf Astoria Resort Review

Grand Wailea Maui, A Waldorf Astoria Resort Review

The Grand Wailea Maui is the ‘Grande Dame’ of Wailea resorts that control the area south of Kihei on the island of Maui. While the area beaches are all publicly accessible by the way of the beautiful public beach walk – there is a never-ending line of resorts that open into the beautiful waters of […]

Posted on March 22, 2020 by in HHonors, Hilton Honors, Hilton Hotels, Hotel Deals, Hotel Loyalty Programs, Hotel Reviews, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Hilton Addis Abeba Review – can you be any more rude Hilton front desk?

Hilton Addis Abeba Review – can you be any more rude Hilton front desk?

The Hilton Addis Abeba is the granddaddy of US-inspired hoteliers in Addis. It’s located on a steep hill and it is in close neighborhood to the Radisson Addis Abeba (Review), Intercontinental Addis Abeba (that one is fake and not part of IHG) and also rather close to the Hyatt Regency Addis Abeba (Review).   Check-in […]

Posted on November 6, 2019 by in HHonors, Hilton Honors, Hilton Hotels, Hotel Reviews

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My Favorite 15 Things to do in Namibia – Windhoek, Walvis Bay & Swakopmund

My Favorite 15 Things to do in Namibia – Windhoek, Walvis Bay & Swakopmund

My Favorite 15 Things to do in Namibia – Understand This was my first time in Namibia – an enormous country twice the size of California and with just 2 million citizens. Namibia is located northwest of South Africa. It is a former German colony and still has many Germanic roots and signs, though English […]

Posted on January 26, 2017 by in Things to Do (City Guides), TOP Travel Destinations

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How much can an Avis Discount Code save you?

How much can an Avis Discount Code save you?

  What’s an Avis Discount Code? This car rental company assigns an ‘Avis Worldwide Discount’ number (otherwise known as an AWD) so that certain customers can get specific discounts. An AWD can be negotiated for a business’s employees (as well as for other Avis partners), and with regards corporate rates, with Avis they may often […]

Posted on November 22, 2016 by in Avis

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Hilton Hanoi Opera Review

Hilton Hanoi Opera Review

The Hilton Hanoi Opera is located in the most posh neighborhood of Hanoi – right behind the Opera House. The building is really old though and the entrance of the hotel is hidden in a back alley for some reason. Rates are usually around $250 for weeknights and half that for weekend nights. Check-in was […]

Posted on November 16, 2016 by in Hilton Honors, Hotel Reviews

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Hilton Garden Inn Hanoi Review

Hilton Garden Inn Hanoi Review

The Hilton Garden Inn is located just south of Hoan Kiem – the center of attention in Hanoi. It’s about a 5-minute walk to the south shore. I had booked using the app (with the current VISA promotion) and rates were just $57 plus tax for a weekday stay. At check-in there must have been […]

Posted on November 15, 2016 by in Hilton Honors, Hotel Reviews

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Can Hilton Travel Agent Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

Can Hilton Travel Agent Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

  What are Hilton Travel Agent Rates? Like other major hotel brands and travel providers, Hilton Hotels & Resorts is known for offering preferred lower rates to travel agents, either for the agents themselves or for them to book on behalf of their clients. Launched ten years ago, Hilton Worldwide Travel Agents does more than just offer travel professionals […]

Posted on November 6, 2016 by in Hilton Honors, Travel Agent Rate

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How much can an Alamo Discount Code save you?

How much can an Alamo Discount Code save you?

What’s an Alamo Discount Code? Alamo assigns Contract ID numbers to partner businesses, which usually allow reductions so that rates tend to be cheaper than public ones. If your organization is affiliated with Alamo, you can often save on your advance rental by adding the relevant Contract ID to your booking and it can even be stacked […]

Posted on November 4, 2016 by in Avis

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Do Hilton Friends and Family Rates always save you money on your hotel booking?

Do Hilton Friends and Family Rates always save you money on your hotel booking?

  What are Hilton Friends and Family Rates? With the Go Hilton Team Member program, Hilton Hotels & Resorts offers its employees discounted rooms for non-business leisure travel at properties around the world. In addition, the Go Hilton Family & Friends Travel program benefits those employees’ friends and relatives with cheaper rates, too, though they have to first be pre-approved online […]

Posted on October 11, 2016 by in Hilton Honors, Hotel Friends & Family Discounts

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Hyatt Regency Dushanbe Review

Hyatt Regency Dushanbe Review

The Hyatt Regency Dushanbe is located in the grounds of the excellent City Park, just about one mile from the city center. The building really stands out because of its modern architecture both inside and out. Check-in was super-friendly and in English. The staff reminded me very much of the excellent Hyatt staff in Bishkek, […]

Posted on September 21, 2016 by in Hotel Reviews, World of Hyatt

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Can Carlson Corporate Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

Can Carlson Corporate Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

  What are Carlson Corporate Rates? Corporate travelers can often benefit from cheaper stays with select hotel brands and this includes the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. Corporate discounts work by negotiating a discount – if a company has a large footprint in the area of the hotel the discount is likely bigger. The reverse is also true. […]

Posted on September 19, 2016 by in Club Carlson / Radisson

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