There’s some good news for all of you who love traveling in South Africa as much as I do. This past April, when Marriott acquired Africa’s 116-property Protea Hospitality Group, the U.S.-based chain became the largest hotel company in Africa, and now Marriott has announced that 26 Protea… Read More
Free WiFi is fast becoming less of a benefit and more of a given for hotel guests around the world. Whereas even a year ago many of the major chains charged everyone but elites for using WiFi while smaller hotels enticed business travelers with the promise of free internet access, the larger hotel… Read More
Uber is one of my all-time favorite travel apps because it allows you to hail private cars and taxis directly from your smartphone. Ever wonder what it’s like to be an Uber driver? Here’s a behind the scenes, anonymous report from a New York City Uber driver as part of our new Insider… Read More
You can view all posts in the Monthly Valuation Series here.
One of the questions I’m asked most often is “how much is a point or mile worth?” That question varies from person to person and depends on how well you can maximize a particular currency for your needs. Still, some points are worth… Read More