November 20, 2019
How to Get Free Room Upgrades at Most Hotels

Free room upgrades are one of the biggest perks of having a hotel’s elite status for a loyalty program. Though the first priority is paying for a hotel room using points, I always enjoy receiving a room upgrade upon check-in by having either gold or platinum status with the hotel. Most hotels offer complimentary room […]

July 15, 2019
The Sunday Weekly Wrap-up

Some of  the biggest miles & points news this week included reciprocal earning and redeeming on American and US Airways, Club Carlson's great (and simple) promotion to earn 38,000 Club Carl­son points after staying 3 nights and Hyatt’s “End­less Pos­si­bil­i­ties” promotion. In case you missed out on the information, we have it here for you! New Well Traveled […]

May 16, 2017
Hotel Review: Radisson Blu Dubrovnik Sun Gardens

Turkey, Croatia, and a little bit in between – Planning a 36 day international trip for under $1.5k Introduction Planning Exploring Pamukkale and the Turquoise Coast Holiday Inn Sisli – Istanbul Radisson Blu Bosphorus Istanbul Radisson Blu Sun Gardens Dubrovnik Exploring Kotor Hiking Durmitor National Park Radisson Blu Resort Split On our European Radisson Blu […]

November 20, 2019
Daily Getaways Hyatt Sale

American Express Daily Getaways is offering a new deal that only 100 people can get their hands on tomorrow. They're  advertising a 2 night package at a category 3 Hyatt offered at $260, which is regularly $480, but really the deal is selling blocks of points at discounted rate. For $260 you are purchasing 24k points at 1.1 […]

November 20, 2019
The Hyatt and MGM Resorts Loyalty Program Partnership

MGM resorts, Hyatt and Southwest Airlines have geared up together to be this summer’s triple threat as the largest loyalty partnership program coming out of Las Vegas. MGM resort’s M Life members and Hyatt Gold Passport members can redeem their reward points from either program for stays in MGM locations in Las Vegas beginning June […]

November 20, 2019
Best Value for Free Hotel Stays: Airline Miles vs Hotel Point Bonuses

If you’ve been good about racking up airline miles and hotel points through co-branded cards and their bonuses, then chances are you plan on redeeming them to pay for most or all of your trip. Most major airline miles can be redeemed for other rewards other than flights such as hotel stays, rental cards, and […]

March 23, 2019
Evaluating the Club Carlson Visa Welcome Offer - Almost 4 Free Nights at a Top-tier Hotel

With veteran cards like the Chase Marriott, Chase Hyatt, and the Citi Hilton HHonors around that already have solid relationships with their cardholders from years of bonuses and special perks, the Club Carlson Visa is turning heads and getting into people’s wallets--possibly making its way towards the title of Best Hotel Credit Card. By earning 85,000 Club […]

November 20, 2019
Understanding Hotel Points Expiration Policies

Nobody wants their hotel points to expire, so understanding when your points expire and how long you have to use them is essential. The good news is that unlike airline miles a handful of hotel points do not expire. The loyalty programs that do put an expiration on points generally allow your account to be […]

August 27, 2016
Evaluating Hotel Reward Programs After the Whirlwind of Devaluations

With all of the recent buzz about the devaluation of many hotel loyalty programs I thought it would be the perfect time to review exactly what has changed and where each hotel loyalty program stands. Starwood In January, Starwood announced that its Cash & Points redemption options will change on March 5, 2013. New changes: […]

March 17, 2014
Hilton HHonors 24-Hour Any Weekend, Anywhere Sale + 2500 Bonus Points

Hilton is offering up to 40% off on weekend reservations at most locations with 2,500 bonus points for every weekend booked through the end of 2013. The reservations have to be made by the 17th (tomorrow) at 11 a.m. and booked through their Facebook page to qualify for the 2,500 points. If you miss the […]

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