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IHG’s New Mr. & Mrs. Smith Partnership

IHG’s New Mr. & Mrs. Smith Partnership

InterContinental Hotels Group is partnering with travel club Mr. and Mrs. Smith to more than double the number of luxury and boutique properties available to IHG customers. Treehotel, Sweeden The new partnership IHG announced the exclusive arrangement during International Luxury Travel Market North America, being held in Mexico’s Riviera Maya. Starting next year, IHG Rewards […]

Posted on September 25, 2019 by in Iberia, IHG Rewards Club, Lounge Reviews, Low Cost Airlines, Ryanair, Travel Deals, Travel News

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After 178 years in the business, Thomas Cook closes its doors

After 178 years in the business, Thomas Cook closes its doors

Thomas Cook has collapsed in the middle of huge financial problems, stranding thousands. Unfortunately for hundreds of thousands of travelers, the company announced it has ceased operations. Based out of Manchester Airport and London’s Gatwick Airport, Thomas Cook offered service to 82 destinations in Africa, Asia, Europe, and North America. It was both a charter […]

Posted on September 23, 2019 by in Travel Deals, Travel Insurance, Travel News

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IHG Launches Their Latest PointsBreaks Promotion

IHG Launches Their Latest PointsBreaks Promotion

The hotel chain launched its new PointsBreaks promotion on Monday for the fourth quarter of 2019 which is bookable for stays through October 31. Members can choose from 196 hotels!   What is IHG PointsBreaks? Quarterly, IHG makes hundreds of hotels available to book for just 5,000, 10,000, or 15,000 points per night through the […]

Posted on August 27, 2019 by in Hotel Deals, IHG Rewards Club, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Holiday Inn Prague Congress Centre Review – it’s not hot in your room – it’s just you sir!

Holiday Inn Prague Congress Centre Review – it’s not hot in your room – it’s just you sir!

The Holiday Inn Prague Congress Centre is located about 3 miles away from the Prague Old Town Center. I consider this an advantage since it gets you out of the crowds and just 500 feet behind the building is Vyšehrad – likely my favorite place in Prague. Check-in was friendly but pretty lackadaisical. We requested […]

Posted on August 20, 2019 by in Hotel Reviews, IHG Rewards Club

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American Express reboots Premier Rewards Gold card, South African now goes to the Maldives, COPA has an award sale, Norwegian has a sale for Primera customers and more expansion plans for hotels in Africa

American Express reboots Premier Rewards Gold card, South African now goes to the Maldives, COPA has an award sale, Norwegian has a sale for Primera customers and more expansion plans for hotels in Africa

– American Express has re-launched the Premier Rewards Gold Card and made the (so far) boring card a little Platinum Card Gold Card Members will now enjoy four times the rewards when dining out or eating in, including: 4X Membership Rewards points at U.S. Restaurants 4X Membership Rewards points at U.S. Supermarkets (on up to […]

Posted on October 4, 2018 by in American Airlines, American Express

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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

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 […]

Posted on September 13, 2018 by in American Express, American Express Membership Rewards

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My 30 Favorite Things to do Chiang Mai

My 30 Favorite Things to do Chiang Mai

My 30 Favorite Things to do Chiang Mai – Understand Think of Chiang Mai as one huge ‘Khao San Road’ backpacker destination that has gone upscale in many parts and has gotten seriously trendy in China and South Korea. Chiang Mai is a rather small town that has some ‘big city’ vibes and ticks all […]

Posted on July 30, 2018 by in Things to Do (City Guides)

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