Hotels

DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Lancaster Review

The DoubleTree Resort by Hilton in Lancaster is an escape from the normal bustle of the city of Lancaster, PA.  Surprisingly it’s large, and the hotel boasts some interesting amenities that you won’t find in a typical Lancaster hotel.  More importantly, if you’re a gulf enthusiast, you would appreciate the 18-hole course that is readily …

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Amex Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant Review

American Express has rolled out a number of newly branded Marriott credit cards that provides some great ways to benefit from your Marriot stay.  However, with the recent Marriott hotel credit card promotion of 100,000 points, there seems to be more incentive than ever to apply. With the recent Starwood and Marriott hotel merger, the …

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Status Match 101

If you’re in the credit card game, or if you’re a frequent traveler, you’ll know that having status in popular hotel or airline reward programs can provide some nice perks. Just image having extra benefits that the normal customer doesn’t have: late checkout, free meals, and lounge access. For example, our benefits from our Hilton Diamond status gives us free breakfast if the hotel has an executive lounge

Pay $450 for a Hilton Aspire Card Without Being A Frequent Hotel User?

We got the American Express Hilton Aspire card for about a month.  Although the new American Express Hilton Aspire card comes with bevy of perks, it also carries a huge annual fee.  You would think we would have this card if we were frequent Hilton clients. Interestingly, we’re are in no way frequent Hilton users …

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How To Get Free Travel and Free Hotels

If you’re someone looking for a way to get free flights and hotels,  you might consider the credit card route. I’m sure you heard of the adage “Nothing really is free” or “There’s no such thing as a free lunch.”  I’m not talking about using your credit card for stays and flights, but using credit …

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