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Rocking the New IHG Big Win Promo

What happens when you don’t have hotel points? You get more. Seriously. IHG’s Big Win promo is the most underrated promo to date, and is a steady stream for points for us this quarter (and last quarter). But perhaps one reason this promo doesn’t get...

New PointBreaks List is… Okay

UPDATE: It’s now up and bookable here. I always get super excited about the PointBreaks list, and if you’re not familiar with it, read Carrie’s post on IHG PointBreaks. But this one is a bit of let down for me. First, there are only three...

How We Rocked IHG’s Big Win

The quarter isn’t quite over but we’re with family and friends until our next trip to Italy in early Feb. But since this quarter had such high accommodation costs, I figured I’d focus on that. Right now I’m on an IHG kick. Period. IHG BRGs are...

November PointBreaks is Out!

The list is out and bookable here. Good for stays between Nov 1 and Jan 31. If you don’t know that this is the best sale ever, or how to get in on it, read An Introduction to IHG PointBreaks. In my opinion this is a great list: 6 InterContinentals...

Explaining IHG’s Status System

IHG Rewards (which was Priority Club) and its kin, Ambassador status, gets all too confusing. The reason they turned into two status programs is because they want Ambassador Status to be something that is good only at InterContinental branded hotels and IHG Rewards to...
We have spent the majority of our marriage traveling full time, living out of hotels.   All the while, we list our expenses publicly, budgeting $25,000 a year for our nomadic life while still staying in mostly 4 or 5 star hotels across ~20 countries a year.
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