Vacation Report, India: Arrival

Vacation Report, India: The Arrival Vacation Report, India: Poetree Sarovar Portico Vacation Report, India: Periyar National Park Vacation Report, India: Grand Hyatt Mumbai Vacation Report, India: Airport Lounges Vacation Report, India: Departure The Route We took a rather round-about route because we wanted to land directly in Kochi as opposed to another city (like Delhi, … Continue reading “Vacation Report, India: Arrival”

@SPG & @Marriott Q1 Promotion

Starwood, now part of Marriott, has announced their Q1 promotion for 2017. Called SPG Double Take, you earn double-points on your first three stays and some decent bonuses beyond that. An extra 10,000 points once you hit 20 nights, for example. You can register on the SPG Promo Dashboard. Registration is between December 15th and … Continue reading “@SPG & @Marriott Q1 Promotion”

@United – Last Seat Availability

Greg over at FrequentMiler recently shared his experience with United’s Last Seat Availability guarantee that he received thanks to his Marriott status (Marriott’s Platinum status grants you Silver with United, once you link the accounts), and that reminded me that since the acquisition of SPG by Marriott went through on Friday, those who had SPG … Continue reading “@United – Last Seat Availability”

@SPG and @Marriott Account Linking Active!

Lucky, over at OneMileAtATime, has detailed instructions on how to connect your Starwood Preferred Guest number to your Marriott Rewards number. It only takes a few minutes, and the status match is virtually instantaneous. It already matched my Platinum SPG! In another post, he details some of the benefits of this link. The big thing … Continue reading “@SPG and @Marriott Account Linking Active!”