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Sep182017

Amsterdam Hotel Rewards Map

Amsterdam has 49 chain hotels in 9 major loyalty programs available for points. The hotels on my Google maps hotel rewards map are either in Amsterdam city or Amsterdam Schiphol Airport hotels.  After creating several of these hotel rewards maps in the past week, one of the most time-consuming tasks is determining the reward rate…

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Sep182017

Krakow, Poland Hotel Rewards Map

After four trips to Krakow, Poland in the past 14 months, this city is a place with loads of fond memories for Kelley and me. We are debating whether to go there again this winter. Gdansk, Poland is also an attractive destination that also appeals to me for a winter trip to the chilly Baltic seaport.…

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Mar312017

USA centric SPG Hot Escapes

SPG Hot Escapes this week has 144 hotels worldwide with 115 in the USA. There are some dates with good discount deals at participating hotels over the next six weeks. You must book these prepaid, nonrefundable deals before midnight Saturday, April 1. Checking out 15 Europe hotels showed Sheraton Krakow, Poland at $76. That seemed…

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Mar292017

Marriott PlacePass experiences, growth plans and legacy brands

You may soon be able to redeem Marriott points for 100,000 PlacePass destination travel experiences after Marriott’s recent investment in the Cambridge, Massachusetts travel business. That is a development to keep in mind for 2017. 2016 Hotels and Loyalty Members Marriott International ended 2016 with 30 hotel brands and 1,191,000 hotel rooms in 6,080 hotels…

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