“Chinese citizens are already the world’s largest travel market”, according to this article written by Melinda of Magic of Miles. “By 2020, according to Hilton the number of Chinese travelers is expected to explode to around 200 million. Show More Summary
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Russell Crowe recently opened up about being prank called by the late Michael Jackson! “Two or three f–king years, I never met him, never shook his hand, but he found out the name I stayed in hotels under, so it didn’t matter where I was, he’d ring up do this kind of thing, like you [...]
Mike Shouhed and Jessica Parido are married. The Shahs of Sunset stars exchanged “I Do’s” yesterday at the Biltmore Hotel in L.A. Wedding guests included Asa Soltan Rahmati and Jermaine Jackson, Reza Farahan and Adam Neely, despite the...Show More Summary
Hotels can be aspirational: you can actually aspire to a hotel in the same way that you might covet a car, or a bracelet, or a house on the beach. There was a time -- in a galaxy far, far away -- when a person could live in such a hotel. Show More Summary
The Washington Post Shanna Tippen, a Days Inn employee who was featured prominently in a Washington Post story about an increase of the minimum wage, was fired from her job by the hotel manager soon after the story ran. Chico Harlan,...Show More Summary
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A strategy for giving yourself the most flexibility when booking mistake hotel rates so you don't have to miss out and cancel later. The post Hotel Mistake Rate Strategy – You Should Do This When the Next Mistake Hotel Rate Comes Around appeared first on Miles to Memories.
Sat 11 Apr More than 25 boutique and big name ciders – from Bulmers to Bilpin, Apple Thief to Kirin – will be on the taps as the Newtown Hotel’s annual Cider...
As disruptive hospitality entities like Airbnb or Couchsurfing continue to grow, more and more consumers are looking for ways to spend less for their vacations. Good news for the budget-minded? Using hotel reward points can be just as easy as redeeming miles, if you are smart about it.
A German violinist on tour in the U.S. was arrested after he reportedly got naked at a Manhattan hotel and tried to strangle another guest, a 64-year-old woman, in her room. Read more...
An Arkansas woman claims she was fired from her minimum-wage job after speaking to a Washington Post reporter about living paycheck-to-paycheck on minimum wage, the Washington Post is reporting. Shanna Tippen was barely scraping by, putting in long hours — at minimum wage — at the Days Inn and Suites in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Show More Summary
Shanna Tippen, an Arkansas woman making minimum wage cleaning hotel rooms, was fired from her position for talking to a Washington Post reporter about living on the minimum wage. The hotel manager who fired Tippen actually suggested she talk to reporter Chico Harlan, then fired her for saying a minimum wage increase of 25 cents won't lift her out of poverty. Read more...
Mike Shouhed is now a married man. On Monday morning, Us Weekly reported that Mike married Jessica Parido the day prior in Los Angeles. Photos posted of the event, which took place at the Biltmore Hotel, shows that some, but not all, of his Shahs of Sunset co-stars were there. Show More Summary
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In the last year several hotel chains have offered some bonus points if you are willing to book a stay using their mobile apps. Starwood has an offer for 500 bonus points for up to three stays booked via their app with an Amex that expires this week, but now Club Carlson has come out with a very limited offer of their own via their app. Show More Summary
Not too long ago, I posted about my plan to take advantage of a great way to earn a boatload of Club Carlson points by booking a 3-night stay to satisfy several stackable promotions (FYI, the points have posted, and I’ve earned just shy for 60K points). Show More Summary
Club Carlson sent out emails to targeted elite members with a 5,000 bonus points offer for booking a Carlson Rezidor hotel stay for April 2015 using the Club Carlson app between March 30 and April 5, 2015. You will receive 5,000 bonus points after completing your stay. Show More Summary
A German violinist was arrested Friday after he allegedly forced his way into a woman's room in the Hudson Hotel and choked her. Stefan Arzberger, who is the lead musician for the acclaimed Leipzig String Quartet, was completely naked during the assault, according to police. [ more › ]
This past week we had the pleasure of staying at the Buenaventura Grand Hotel and Spa in Puerto Vallarta. This mid-sized all inclusive resort is located in the heart of Puerto Vallarta just 15 minutes from the airport and a couple minutes walk from the famous Malecon boardwalk.