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Sheraton Kona Review

The Sheraton Kona is the only Starwood property on the Big Island, so if you want to stay at a Starwood property, you may want to reconsider your destination or expect a underwhelming stay. If you’re set on Kona, you…


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Sheraton Waikiki Review

I was a little skeptical when some friends told me I should stay at the Sheraton Waikiki.  I had originally booked the Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Hotel, but ended up switching to the Sheraton after seeing a great deal….


Sheraton Kauai Review

The Sheraton Kauai Hotel is located in the Poipu area of Kauai. It’s on the southern side of the island and the location is beautiful.  The ocean front property is very big and located on two different sides of Hoonani…


Starwood Adds New Property In Thailand

HUA HIN, Thailand– Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced its world-renowned Sheraton brand has expanded its footprint in Thailand with the opening of Sheraton Hua Hin Pranburi Villas in Prachuap Khirikhan, a province famed for its sandy coastline and popular resort towns…


Sheraton Suites Elk Grove Review

I checked into the Sheraton Suites Elk Grove this weekend for the second time, ever.  I was here exactly 1 year ago as well.  While there are some very good changes since last I was here, there are still some…


Iraq On Your Bucket List? Starwood’s Got You Covered

Set to Open in Early 2014, the Sheraton Dohuk Hotel will be the First of Four New Starwood Hotels to Open in Iraq under the Company’s Sheraton and Aloft Brands DOHUK, Iraq— Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) has signed an agreement with Mase Co LLC, a…


Starwood Set to Open Sheraton and Aloft in Bursa Turkey

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Expands Presence in Turkey with the Sheraton Bursa Hotel and Aloft Bursa Hotel in Turkey Starwood Debuts in Bursa, Expanding the Company’s Portfolio to Nine Hotels across Turkey with a 10th to Open later this Year BURSA, Turkey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 10,…


10 Nights In Hawaii, 80k Starpoints

As I posted yesterday, I’m planing a December trip to Hawaii and will spend 17 days there.  I showed yesterday how I’m flying to Hawaii from Charleston, SC for $1900 with the main part of trip in First Class. Today…


A Lesson In How to Provide Bad Customer Service – Courtesy of Sheraton JFK

If you saw my tweets last night you probably saw how frustrated I was. My experience last night is a lesson in how to provide bad customer service, courtesy of the Sheraton JFK airport. Let me share the story with you so…


Sold Out Town – A points redemption saves the wallet

By Plush Adventures On the first Saturday in May, Omaha, Nebraska rolls out the red carpet for the arrival of the Berkshire Hathaway shareholders. For months, I looked for a hotel room for Friday and Saturday night. I could find…


Sheraton Frankfurt Airport: Review

After a business trip to The Hague, I had to continue onto Bangkok, Thailand. I couldn’t find a flight that I could upgrade out of Amsterdam, so I booked an evening flight out of Frankfurt. I figured I’d get up…


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Sheraton Incheon Hotel: Review

With a significant layover in Seoul recently, I decided to find a hotel where I could get some sleep. Not knowing much about Seoul, I looked for hotels that advertised themselves as close to the airport or having an airport…


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Sheraton Royal Orchid Hotel Review

The Sheraton Royal Orchid is located on the Chao Praya River and is an expansive property with plenty of amenities. The lobby is grand and decorated with traditional Thai designs.  The bellmen are very attentive and greeted me by name…


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Preparing for the President of Romania @SheratonHotels Brussels

A two-day EU summit which got underway in Brussels today, brought world leaders to my front door…or at least the hotels’  front door. Today in the lobby of the Sheraton Brussels officials from the hotel & Romania prepared for the arrival of…


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Four Points by Sheraton Darling Harbor, Sydney

I booked the Four Points by Sheraton Darling Harbor for several reasons. 1) I’m an SPG Platinum member – free internet and breakfast. 2) I needed a hotel for NYE and they had availability 3) I’m on a business trip…


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Sheraton Mirage Resort & Spa Gold Coast Australia Review

Sheraton Mirage Resort and Spa Gold Coast I choose the Sheraton Mirage Resort and Spa because the pools looked beautiful on the Starwood Website and because there was a spa. Two things required for any vacation. Being directly on the…