Category: Hotels


With IHG’s Move, Should We Say Goodbye to Tiny Bottles?

  InterContinental Hotels Group – the owner of Holiday Inns, Kimptons, Crowne Plazas and more – announced last week that it will stop stocking all 843,000 of its hotel rooms worldwide with single-use toiletry bottles by 2021, moving toward bulk-size...

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Free Breakfast: Why Hilton’s Gold Status Reigns Supreme

  Let’s face it. Most lower-level status with hotels and airlines isn’t worth much. And unless you are a corporate traveler with somebody else footing the bill for your travels, being loyal and having status can be expensive and often...

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Rage Against the Resort Fees: Hilton is Also Getting Sued

  Earlier this month, Marriott was sued by Washington, D.C.’s attorney general for deceptive resort fees, a long-awaited move against the widespread and misleading pricing tactic. And Marriott isn’t alone in coming under fire. Nebraska’s attorney general filed suit against...

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Top 5 Ways to Save on Airbnb Bookings

  Typically, your two largest expenses for any trip are airfare and accommodations. If you can save big on one, you’re in luck. If you save on both, you’re officially a thrifty traveler. Since Airbnb came onto the scene, this...