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Monthly Archives for August 2009.

Aug302009

My Square Foot – Are Hotels Like Men?

Hotels are too quick to boast about room size in public. Are hotels like men?   He whimsically described himself as having 400 fabulous square feet of room. His boisterous and seductive claims resulted in us spending the night together.  Later, when it was just the two of us alone, I had to wonder. You…

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Aug282009

FlyerTalk Photo posting

I finally took the time to figure out how to upload photos in FlyerTalk threads. Considering I have used 93% of my allocated space on BoardingArea.com I am glad to have another outlet for sharing photos. The Loyalty Traveler post yesterday for the Westin Verasa Napa included the most photos I have ever successfully uploaded…

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Aug272009

Westin Verasa Napa in HD (Hotel Detail)

My first piece of advice is to avoid coming to Napa on a summer weekend if you have a choice. Hotels are $100 a night less on weeknights and the ability to navigate roads free of bumper to bumper traffic will allow you to travel much more quickly on the valley roads. I jumped at…

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Aug272009

Photo: John & Yoko Suite Amsterdam Hilton

I saw the Cirque du Soleil Beatles Love show at the Mirage in Las Vegas last week. Good musical entertainment and visual imagery. I enjoyed hearing new mixes I had not heard before of the familiar Beatles songs. Kelley and I missed John Lennon that night. I heard the news that day in 1980 standing…

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Aug232009

Free 2,500 Hilton HHonors points for Joining Virgin Atlantic Flying Club

If you are not currently a Virgin Atlantic Flying Club member, then here is your chance to earn a quick and free 2,500 Hilton HHonors points by joining Flying Club. You also earn 2,500 Flying Club miles. Hilton HHonors/Virgin Flying Club Promotion link: http://www.virginatlantic.com/corporate/micropage.view.do?id=16513 Virgin Atlantic is an airline with loads of loyal flyers, comfortable…

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Aug222009

Easy and Inexpensive 10,000 Priority Club Points

A new Priority Club Rewards promotion is offering 10,000 points for 4 unique InterContinental Hotels Group Priority Club Rewards partner activities between August 20 and October 31. Registration online between August 20 and October 31 is required. Registration Link: https://secure.ichotelsgroup.com/h/d/pc/1/en/ep?secure=true&_promoCode=3558 Priority Club Rewards Offer:   First activity = 1,000 points Second Activity = 2,000 points…

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