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Courtyard by Marriott Bogota Airport Review

Courtyard by Marriott Bogota Airport Review

The Courtyard by Marriott Bogota Airport is one of the closest airport hotels in Bogota – you can see the runway just behind the hotel! The hotel is newly-built and, together with other hotels in the area, forms a rather upscale neighborhood near the airport. Check-in was friendly even though English was an issue but […]

Posted on April 23, 2018 by in Marriott Hotels

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The Marriott Rewards and SPG merged program details

The Marriott Rewards and SPG merged program details

While it is as yet unnamed, it has been announced that the new single program that will unify Marriott Rewards, Ritz-Carlton Rewards, and Starwood Preferred Guest will be introduced in August, 2018. The announcement comes more than a year since Marriott acquired Starwood Hotels, and there are certainly more positives than negatives to the new program […]

Posted on April 17, 2018 by in Marriott Hotels

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Use just 50,000 Asiana Club (or 40,000 Starpoints) Miles for Lufthansa First Class – one of the most overlooked deals

Use just 50,000 Asiana Club (or 40,000 Starpoints) Miles for Lufthansa First Class – one of the most overlooked deals

  If you’ve been thinking about booking a first class award ticket between Europe and the US, now’s the time to do it with Lufthansa. Asiana Club miles has long been one of the best award charts for Star Alliance redemptions. It (still) offers 50,000 miles one-way for redemptions from North America to Europe (and […]

Posted on April 17, 2018 by in Lufthansa Miles and More

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Mexico City Marriott Reforma Review

Mexico City Marriott Reforma Review

The Mexico City Marriott Reforma Hotel is located right in the poshest area of Mexico City at Paseo de la Reforma, across from the US embassy. The large office building has the Marriott lobby quite hidden and unless you are specifically looking for it, you may walk by and not ever be aware of it. […]

Posted on February 17, 2018 by in Things to Do (City Guides)

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Le Méridien Kochi Hotel Review

Le Méridien Kochi Hotel Review

Le Méridien Kochi is located south of the city near the main highway on a huge piece of land, including its own lake. There is no way to avoid the ‘resort fee’ once you get through the entry gates. Check-in was done quickly at this late hour (after midnight) and a passport copy was all I […]

Posted on December 22, 2017 by in Hotel Reviews, Travel Deals

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Marriott, Starwood, Hilton and IHG Q1 promotions open for registration

Marriott, Starwood, Hilton and IHG Q1 promotions open for registration

What are the Marriott, Starwood, Hilton and IHG Q1 promotions? The Marriott Rewards MegaBonus, SPG Great Weeks, Grand Weekends, Hilton Honors PointsUnlimited and IHG Accelerate Q1 promotions, where you can earn bonus points or more with stays January 2018 onwards, are now open for registration. Marriott Rewards MegaBonus With Marriott’s new MegaBonus promotion, members can […]

Posted on December 21, 2017 by in Hilton Honors, IHG Rewards Club, Travel Deals

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Some excellent new Marriott hotels in Indonesia (Marriott Yogyakarta) and India (Indore and Jaipur)

Some excellent new Marriott hotels in Indonesia (Marriott Yogyakarta) and India (Indore and Jaipur)

Indian and Indonesia have many similarities. The similar sounding name, the similar sounding currencies, the crazy traffic and it is also the place to get excellent value for your travel dollar. Both countries feature some of the best value hotels worldwide – and even major chain hotels provide excellent value with many new 4 or […]

Posted on November 10, 2017 by in Hotel Deals, Hotel Reviews

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