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Rome Cavalieri Waldorf Astoria Review

Rome Cavalieri Waldorf Astoria Review This past weekend I made a quick trip to Rome to complete my qualification for Alaska Airlines MVP Gold 75K status.  I had two nights in Rome and decided to use some Hilton points to book the Rome Cavalieri Waldorf Astoria.  This was my first Waldorf Astoria hotel stay. Location The Rome… Read More »

Hilton Vancouver Airport

Hilton Vancouver Airport After arriving around midnight in Vancouver after my fantastic flight on Cathay Pacific, I hoped on the shuttle and was taken to the Hilton Vancouver Airport. Located about 6km from the airport, the shuttle ride takes about 15 minutes.  It is south of downtown Vancouver in Richmond along the Fraser River.  It is… Read More »

The London NYC (Conrad New York) Review

The London NYC (Conrad New York) Review Recently management of The London NYC was taken over by Hilton.  The long term plan is to renovate the property and rebrand it as Conrad New York.  The price of the hotel is already in line with a Conrad, but, as you’ll see, the property is still far… Read More »

Hyatt Gold Passport Points Devaluation?

Are we in for an imminent Hyatt Gold Passport points devaluation? Yesterday I received an email offering a 40% point bonus when you purchase 10,000-55,000 points by October 25, 2016.  Unlike previous offers, this one is NOT targeted and anyone can purchase points at this rate.  Their last 40% bonus on points purchase was this summer.… Read More »

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre The Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre could be a great property.  It is a brand new building in a great location.  It opened in July 2016 and still has a lot of work to do before it becomes great.  You can read my post on suggestions for the property. Canopy… Read More »