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Auctions offer deep discounts for many major chain hotels

Auctions offer deep discounts for many major chain hotels. Yesterday I received a voucher for a 2-night weekend stay including breakfast for two at Marriott Zurich Switzerland for $55 per night. Greater Omaha-Lincoln Marriott Business Council hotel stay auctions have raised more than $450,000 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals over the years. Probably about $1,000 of…

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February 2019 hotel loyalty promotions guide

February 2019 is a pivotal time with Marriott Rewards changing to Marriott Bonvoy on the February 13. That means new category 8 reward category will kick in soon with hotel redemption rate rising from 60,000 points to 85,000 points per reward night on March 5, 2019. We should see the impact of peak and off-peak…

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SFO to Zurich $322 Oneworld Feb-May, Sep-Dec

Oneworld airlines offer flights from San Francisco to Zurich as low as $322 round trip for travel Sunday-Tuesday outbound for departures late February to early May and then again from early September into December 2019. This is a carry on only Economy Light fare. There are many flight options with American Airlines and British Airways.…

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Icelandair $333rt SFO to Amsterdam

Icelandair has San Francisco to Amsterdam for as low as $332.50 round trip for travel January to early April 2019. Icelandair allows one free carry-on bag, personal under seat bag and free seat selection at time of booking. A checked bag is $50 each way. Icelandair San Franciso SFO – Keflavik KEF – Amsterdam AMS…

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