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Feb042016

W Amsterdam Fine Dam Views

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Last February on a visit to Amsterdam, I was intrigued by the W Amsterdam sign atop the building I always knew as Dam Square Albert Heijn supermarket. I had frequented the Albert Heijn portion of the building for 15 years when staying in Amsterdam. W Amsterdam opened its Phase 1 hotel development in October 2015,…

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Jan202016

SPG 10,000 points for 25 nights by April 30

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SPG expanded its Stay Two 2016 promotion for double points on stays of two or more nights worldwide with an additional component for 2,500 bonus points after 15 nights and an additional 7,500 bonus points after 20 nights between January 11 and April 30, 2016. Loyalty Traveler – SPG Take Two Double Points Jan 11…

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Jan062016

Skift publishes details of Marriott-Starwood deal

Skift.com has Dennis Schaal’s The Inside Story of How Marriott Didn’t Want Starwood Until It Did, where he pieced together the Starwood Hotels acquisition puzzle story of 2015. There were other players in the 2015 speculation of which hotel chain SPG members would ultimately bed with and presumably IHG, Hyatt and the Chinese all played…

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Nov182015

SPG Buy Starpoints at up to 25% off by Dec 31, 2015

SPG has a special offer for 25% off Starpoints when you buy 20,000 points for $525. This reduces the price to $26.25 per 1,000 points. The normal price for points is $35 per 1,000 points. Through December 31, 2015 Buy Starpoints at Discount Prices: Get 10% off 5,000–9,500 Starpoints ($31.50 per 1,000 points) Get 15%…

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