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Doubletree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur Review

Doubletree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur Review

Introduction (Rate, Brand) The Doubletree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur is a new gem in the Hilton award chart. It requires 10,000 points or 4,000 points and 106 MYR ($35.50) a night. Kuala Lumpur is a very competitive hotel market where even the Ritz Carlton often has packages for under $150. But I'm a Hilton Diamond […]

Posted on May 14, 2013 by in Hilton Honors

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Conrad Koh Samui Hotel Review

Conrad Koh Samui Hotel Review

The Conrad Koh Samui was one of THE default choices to redeem your Hilton Honors rewards points before the recent Hilton Honors devaluation. Rates on hilton.com hover around $850 – $1,200 for the property depending on the season. I'm not sure if enough people pay these rates or if they sell for less through tour […]

Posted on May 10, 2013 by in Hilton Honors

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Fairmont San Francisco Hotel Review

Fairmont San Francisco Hotel Review

The Fairmont San Francisco is a landmark hotel and has been in service since 1906! It's the hotel of choice for presidents for decades now if they come to San Francisco. President Obama was just here but President Bush famously never made it out to San Francisco. This was also my first Fairmont stay ever. […]

Posted on April 16, 2013 by in Hotel Deals, Hotel Reviews

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Crowne Plaza Jerusalem Hotel Review

Crowne Plaza Jerusalem Hotel Review

Book the Crowne Plaza Jerusalem Hotel here. This article is part of my trip report 'Westward bound'. The trip report index will appear below once all posts have been published. The Crowne Plaza is one of the few chain hotels in Jerusalem. It's located just off the freeway and should be easy enough to find. […]

Posted on April 6, 2013 by in Hotel Deals, Hotel Reviews

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What to do in Petra, Jordan

What to do in Petra, Jordan

This article is part of my trip report 'Westward bound'. The trip report index will appear below once all posts have been published. Petra, Jordan is a an old city constructed in 312 BC by the Nabataeans and later conquered by the Romans. It has been abandoned since the 5th century and was rediscovered in […]

Posted on March 29, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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The Le Meridien Dead Sea Review

The Le Meridien Dead Sea Review

This article is part of my trip report ‘Westward bound’. The trip report index will appear below once all posts have been published. This property has built a reputation for itself as the ‘weirdest property’ in the Starwood system and I’m happy to confirm the reputation! It starts with the reservation – I first made […]

Posted on March 27, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Crowne Plaza Tel Aviv City Center Review

Crowne Plaza Tel Aviv City Center Review

Book the Crowne Plaza Tel Aviv here. This hotel is one of the few chain hotels away from the beach. It was built just a few years ago and is part of the Azrieli center in Tel Aviv. Immediately adjacent to the hotel is one of Tel Aviv's major malls. I arrived Saturday 6 PM […]

Posted on March 20, 2013 by in IHG Rewards Club

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Kuala Lumpur Sheraton Imperial Hotel Review

Kuala Lumpur Sheraton Imperial Hotel Review

Book the Kuala Lumpur Sheraton Imperial Hotel here. The Sheraton Imperial publishes some fantastic rates often hovering around $100 at spg.com. The hotel is located not far from Bukit Bintang which is a Kuala Lumpurs vibrant city center. It's about a 20 minutes walk to Chankat Bukit Bintang and Jalan Alor. The hotel upgraded me […]

Posted on March 13, 2013 by in Hotel Deals, Hotel Reviews

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Intercontinental Century City, Los Angeles, CA Review

Intercontinental Century City, Los Angeles, CA Review

I spent last night at the Intercontinental Century City, Los Angeles, CA. The hotel is very close to Beverly Hills and West Hollywood. The specific area – Century City – is rather new with lots of new office and hotel developments. There is a Hyatt Regency and also a Westfield mall nearby. However the Intercontinental […]

Posted on February 28, 2013 by in IHG Rewards Club

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How to file a Marriott Best Rate Guarantee claim (Look No Further claim)

How to file a Marriott Best Rate Guarantee claim (Look No Further claim)

This is the third post in our series about understanding BRGs. Now Marriott calls its version the Look No Further Guarantee but it's just the same thing. Marriott's BRG strength are it's rather flexible terms and it's speedy, no-nonsense processing. Here are the marriott.com BRG claim properly: 1) Identify Marriott hotels in the location you'd […]

Posted on February 18, 2013 by in Best Rate Guarantee

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My Experience on Easter Island – Isla de Pascua

My Experience on Easter Island – Isla de Pascua

Up until late 2011 the British Airways Executive Club imposed very few routing and stopover rules. You were able to book as many stopovers as you wished and a route that needed to be somewhat logical between your point of origin and return. The best way to take advantage of this was to book an […]

Posted on February 13, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Hyatt Regency Sha Tin Hong Kong Review

Hyatt Regency Sha Tin Hong Kong Review

Book the Hyatt Regency Sha Tin Hong Kong here. As mentioned before I initially booked the Courtyard Marriott in Hong Kong for our stay but decided in favor of the Hyatt Regency Hong Kong Sha Tin later on. First I found a good rate at a Canadian hotel booking website and Hyatt matched it with […]

Posted on January 22, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Le Meridien New Delhi Review

Le Meridien New Delhi Review

Book the Le Meridien New Delhi here. Back in August 2012 I visited a number of places in Eastern Asia and India. I will post reviews from places visited in no particular order over the next weeks. The Le Meridien New Delhi is right in the center of New Delhi. It's just one block away […]

Posted on January 17, 2013 by in Hotel Reviews

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