IHG Could Lose 103 Properties Due to Missed Payments

IHG has suffered due to COVID-19 like many other businesses in the travel industry. Now the company's financial trouble could mean less hotels in North America.

Shocker: Marriott Approves My Best Rate Guarantee!

Hotel's like to play games with their best rate guarantee terms and conditions, but Marriott surprised my by approving my recent claim!

Confirmed: Marriott Bonus Nights Credit Trigger Annual Choice Benefit

Confirmed: Marriott bonus nights trigger the annual choice benefit for Platinum Elite and Titanum Elite members. Here's the proof.

Is It Worth Pursuing Marriott Platinum Status (or Higher) This Year?

With the reduced elite status requirements, is it worth pursuing Marriott Platinum status again? Here's how the 2020 requirements break down:

Marriott Offers Off-Peak Pricing Worldwide and Elite Night Credits

Marriott is offering off-peak rates at most of their hotels worldwide. Additionally, most Bonvoy members also get more elite nights.

Stealth Mode 101: Asia Miles Cancels & Refunds Miles Without Notice

In a shockingly great move, Asia Miles cancels my flights & refunds my miles into my account automatically. The surprise is that I got no notification.

The (Only?) 15 Good Wyndham Hotels Available For 7,500 Points

Although Wyndham devalued their program in 2019, I thought I'd take a look and see if there are any good Wyndham 7,500-point hotels. Here's what I found:

Why I’m Coasting on Marriott Platinum Elite Status, Due to Extended Status

With extended elite status, here's why I'm coasting on my Marriott Platinum Elite status and not booking stays with them or spending on their credit cards.