Japan Hotels: How To Book A 9 Night Stay For Less Than $400 Total [$3400 Value]

 Other Japan posts: How we booked Japan for $388 [$13,600 Value] and you can, too! Our Free Ritz-Carlton Stays In Japan Hyatt and Marriott are the hotel loyalty programs that I would encourage most award travel beginners to focus on first.  Hyatt's global presence isn't nearly as extensive as Marriott.  This isn't an issue for … Continue reading Japan Hotels: How To Book A 9 Night Stay For Less Than $400 Total [$3400 Value]

Insane SPG, Marriott, and Ritz redemption opportunities coming soon!

If you're considering an award stay at a Marriott, SPG, or Ritz-Carlton property, you may want to wait until August to book New category assignments of SPG, Marriott, and Ritz properties under the new program have been released! Click here to see the full list. Click here for more details about the new program, but here … Continue reading Insane SPG, Marriott, and Ritz redemption opportunities coming soon!

Update: Overview of the new SPG and Marriott program (2018)

Update: New category assignments of SPG, Marriott, and Ritz properties under the new program have been released! Click here to see the full list. For the past 5 years, Starwood Preferred Guest has been my favorite hotel loyalty program.  In addition to great redemption opportunities for free hotel stays, the program also has great airline transfer … Continue reading Update: Overview of the new SPG and Marriott program (2018)