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IHG Rewards Club New Member Promotion

IHG Rewards Club New Member Promotion

Following the news and updates around the COVID-19 pandemic, many airlines and hotel brands were forced to suspend or reduce their daily operations. We have the latest information from airlines and hotels all around the world. As the pandemic was slowing down airlines and hotels are started coming out with promotions and benefits for passengers […]

Posted on July 31, 2020 by in Hotel Deals, Hotel Loyalty Programs, IHG Rewards Club, Travel Deals, Travel News

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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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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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Crowne Plaza Istanbul – Harbiye Review

Crowne Plaza Istanbul – Harbiye Review

I have been to Istanbul, including the Taksim area, a number of times. For my latest trip, I selected the Crowne Plaza Istanbul – Harbiye. The hotel is located about a 15-minute walk from Taksim Square in the up-and-coming neighborhood of Harbiye. Harbiye is a bit of the new ‘Moda’ here, which has become seriously […]

Posted on March 18, 2017 by in Hotel Reviews, IHG Rewards Club

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

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

  What are IHG Travel Agent Rates? Like other major hotel brands and travel providers, the InterContinental Hotels Group 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. The official site, IHG Agent, is said to give travel consultants at least 35% […]

Posted on October 26, 2016 by in Best Rate Guarantee, IHG Rewards Club, Travel Agent Rate

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InterContinental Almaty, Kazakhstan Review

InterContinental Almaty, Kazakhstan Review

The InterContinental Almaty is located in a good spot near the Independence Monument in Almaty. While it is a bit of a distance from the best downtown eateries, it benefits from a huge nearby park and the more upscale eateries that the town offers. The building is clearly quite old, which you will notice more as you near it. […]

Posted on September 25, 2016 by in Hotel Reviews, IHG Rewards Club

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

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

  What are IHG Friends and Family Rates? The InterContinental Hotels Group offers employee’s friends and families a discounted rate at properties around the world, but it has been widely advertised and promoted to the general public for many years now. We’ve written about this rate before, in both 2014 and 2015, but wanted to see if you […]

Posted on September 24, 2016 by in IHG Rewards Club

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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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Can AccorHotels Corporate Rates really save you money on your booking?

Can AccorHotels Corporate Rates really save you money on your booking?

  What are AccorHotels Corporate Rates? Corporate travelers can often benefit from cheaper stays with select hotel brands and this includes AccorHotels. 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. If you travel […]

Posted on September 14, 2016 by in Hotel Deals, Hotel Reviews

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InterContinental Dublin Review

InterContinental Dublin Review

The InterContinental Dublin has just been reflagged from being a Four Seasons property and is located in Ballsbridge, 3 miles south of Dublin’s city center. The airport bus ‘Aircoach’ stops right outside. The building may remind you more of a large foreign embassy (of which there are many in that neighborhood) than a hotel. It’s […]

Posted on August 13, 2016 by in Hotel Reviews, IHG Rewards Club

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My favorite Things to do in San Francisco

My favorite Things to do in San Francisco

Trip Index (what we have published so far): My favorite Things to do in Seattle San Francisco is the city I spend most of my time in. Things to do in San Francisco – Understand San Francisco is a place like no other. The city seems to go through boom and bust cycles constantly. Most […]

Posted on September 16, 2015 by in Travel Deals

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Intercontinental Hong Kong Review

Intercontinental Hong Kong Review

For my stay in Hong Kong I had some of the free nights certificates from the Into the Nights promotion left and I wanted to try the Intercontinental Hong Kong for the superb views from the hotel towards the Hong Kong skyline. The hotel sits right at the reclaimed southern edge of Kowloon and while […]

Posted on July 4, 2015 by in Hotel Reviews

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