InterContinental Hotels Group is one of the largest hotel companies in the world -- they own or manage nearly 5,000 properties and easily Hilton and Marriott. But their main loyalty program, IHG … [Read more...] about A New Elite Tier for IHG Rewards: Will Our Prayers Been Answered?
Daily Getaways returns today with five weeks of discounted travel offers. These are often described as a certain type of hotel room or other purchase but in reality are blocks of points that can be … [Read more...] about Daily Getaways for Week 1: March 23-27
It's time for the third annual comparison of hotel loyalty programs! Not much has changed since last year, though I have made some tweaks to the information I included as well as the presentation. … [Read more...] about The Best Hotel Loyalty Programs in 2015
Some of my favorite hotels have no associated loyalty program. Others, like Kimpton, do have a loyalty program but not one that uses a traditional rewards currency. That unique, boutiquey attitude is … [Read more...] about IHG Acquires Kimpton, and Hopefully They Won’t Screw It Up
Today has provided quite a bit of entertainment and stress for those that have been following the IHG Into The Nights promotion changes. I wrote about this promotion a few weeks ago when I explained … [Read more...] about IHG Says They Will Honor Promotion Terms (Mostly), but I Wouldn’t Trust Them
Many people are of the opinion that it’s not worth spending money on nice hotels. I disagree with that notion slightly; I think there are “tourist” locations where you plan to be out and about most of … [Read more...] about Manufactured Spending Your Way to the Best Hotels in the World
IHG Rewards is throwing its hat into the ring with a 50% or 100% bonus on purchased points/miles. Now through September 22, you can get more IHG Rewards points when you buy them through Points.com. … [Read more...] about Buy IHG Rewards Points for 0.58 Cents Each!
IHG recently launched their "Into the Nights" promotion that runs from 9/4/14 to 12/31/14, and it is one of the best hotel promotions I have ever seen. The value that you can derive out of this … [Read more...] about How to REALLY Take Advantage of IHG’s Free Nights Promotion
Review: Caesar’s Palace – Palace Tower Room Review: THEhotel – Amex Fine Hotels and Resorts (FHR) Rate Review: THEhotel – Amex FHR Breakfast and Bathhouse Spa Review: Aria Resort & Casino … [Read more...] about Review: The Palazzo Las Vegas on the Amex Fine Hotels and Resorts (FHR) Rate
I posted my initial thoughts on the two resorts a while back, so I’ll expand on those thoughts in this post for the IC.Singapore Airlines Business Class LAX-NRT-SIN Review: SilverKris Lounge at … [Read more...] about Review: InterContinental Samui Resort in Koh Samui