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Dream Destination Winner Is….

There are a lot of travelers out there with some amazing sounding dream destinations.  190 people submitted their dream destination on the post Booking Award Travel in hopes of wining 10k Hilton Honors Points.  Lots of people said they’d love to go…



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@USAirways quietly Rolls out TSA Pre✓™

There was no fan-fare, no hub-bub…but it surely seems that US Airways is now participating in TSA Pre✓™.  Although I’m already a member of the CBP Global Entry program, and can participate in TSA Pre✓™, I have been actively watching my…


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Booking Award Travel – Here Come The Nightmares & enter to win 10K @HiltonHHonors points

You’ve worked all year collecting points & miles and now it’s time to use them.  Let the nightmares begin!  Booking award travel – even for an avid traveler like me – can be an ordeal.  Luckily, booking hotels is a…


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VGPs Five Days of Give-a-ways $50 iTunes Gift Card Winner is….

There were 115 comments on the Top 5 Travel App post and the winning comment, selected at random, came from from Aleks (comment #70) who recommends the Delta App.  Congratulations to Aleks.   There were some really great Travel App…



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A hotel geeks dream come true – tweeting with @AnthonyHotels

When I grow up I want to be Anthony Melchiorri. What an awesome job he has!  If you haven’t heard of Anthony Melchiorri, then you’re not a true hotel geek.  Anthony Melchiorri is the man behind Hotel Impossible, the Travel Channels…





Element by Westin Times Square – Hotel Review

If you’re looking for a close-to-Times-Square hotel, which is not directly in the heart of the hubbub, you’ll love the Element Times Square.  The hotel, which is located on 39th Street between 8th and 9th Avenue, is conveniently located close…



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How’s @SPG Nice Choice Promo Treating You?

A lot has been said, and written, about SPGs current Nice Choice promotion.   While this isn’t the most exciting, or lucrative promotion Starwood has ever offered, it’s still free points (or nights, or gift cards, or status, etc…depending on…




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L’Appart Restaurant Review @SofitelBKKSuk

L’Appart is a modern and charming French restaurant atop the brand-new Sofitel Sukhumvit Bangkok hotel. The restaurant design is based on a Haussmann-style apartment (Haussmann buildings are also referred to as pierre de taille or cut stone) with beautiful decorative…