What better way to begin a relaxing two weeks in the South of France than by starting off in Venice. Nothing but art, food and getting lost in the labyrinthine ancient alleys, and touring the equally … [Read more...] about A Suite at The Gritti Palace in Venice, Italy
I've held the SPG American Express credit card for years. I consider it my primary car for expenses that don't earn a bonus on other cards. I'm quite loyal, but as we know, that rarely is rewarded … [Read more...] about Should I Keep My SPG American Express Credit Card?
Since 2015 Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) and Uber have partnered to provide riders with Starwood points for each dollar spent on rides. The partnership has been a great way for Uber riders to earn … [Read more...] about SPG and Uber Terminate Partnership
Back in August, I relayed my issues with my SPG Amex bonus. Even though I hit my minimum spend in May, my bonus still hadn't posted. Well, the "quick fix" promised to me by Amex never came. Days … [Read more...] about UPDATE: SPG Amex Bonus Still Missing? Try @AskAmex
(UPDATE: I resolved this issue using Amex's Twitter customer service portal, AskAmex. Please read my follow-up post about how to use this option.) In the spring, the SPG Amex bonus briefly … [Read more...] about Missing Your SPG Amex Sign Up Bonus? You’re Not Alone
The SPG American Express referral Bonus is higher than ever. SPG and American Express is now offering card members who refer additional card holders a bonus of 7,500 SPG points per referral instead of … [Read more...] about SPG American Express Increases Referral Bonus
I've covered my aversion to flying with babies before, but my wife and I don't want to stop traveling. That means a heavy dose of road trips for a little while, anyway. Last month, we took our first … [Read more...] about Introduction: 2 Moms, a Baby, and 1,624 Miles
Nearly every blog has been talking about the SPG American Express for the last month because of the ridiculously “high” sign-up bonus. Everywhere you look, bloggers are pushing the SPG American … [Read more...] about Even with 35,000 Bonus Points, the SPG American Express Is Still Not That Great!
New and existing American Express SPG credit card holders can earn up to 35,000 Starwood Preferred Guest points through two very different but generous offers. The first offer provides new customers … [Read more...] about Up to 35,000 Starpoints for New or Existing American Express SPG Cardmembers
The Royal Hawaiian Hotel in Honolulu, Hawaii is absolutely the best beachfront hotel I have ever stayed in looking back on all my trips to Honolulu. The stunning historic Pink Palace still sits in its … [Read more...] about The Royal Hawaiian Hotel and Mailian Tower – SPG Luxury Collection – Food, Bars, & Activities Review