How Corporate Rates at hotels work

Most of travellers who work for large corporations are used to enjoyed extremely discounted rates at the largest hotel chains around the globe. Discount vary significantly depending the the chain, the specific property, the period of the year and the contract with the corporation. Typically discounted corporate rates go from a 10% discount to a […]

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What Is a Hotel Corporate Rate?

Hotels offer lower corporate rates to get more business travelers into the hotel. A business traveler who feels that he or she is getting a good deal is likely to tell fellow employees about it, which brings them more business. It also means that the business traveler will be more likely to return on a […]

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25% bonus on Rewards Club purchase points, as of May 31, 2022

Radisson Rewards is a program for other regions outside of the Americas that offers a promotion that rewards the purchase of points. Loyalty Club members will receive a 25% bonus on points purchased by May 31, 2022. You can visit the Ritz-Carlton page here to purchase points. Please note that you can purchase 80,000 points […]

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A few general comments about Hotel Corporate Codes

1. GE works the best just about anywhere followed by IBM, but sometimes the Siemens and Samsung rates will amaze you. I just got 70% off at the Grand Hyatt in HK with Samsung for example. 2. I have used these probably 40 times in 10 countries and I get asked for ID 50% of […]

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Summer Holidays From The UK Start To Look Unlikely

England announced in February that other regions soon followed that essentially banned all non-essential foreign travel from March 8, 2021 , and flights from four additional countries were banned yesterday , including Qatar., ,Domestic leisure stays are banned until May 17, and there were some hopes that international travel would be allowed roughly at the […]

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Wallet Left Behind: Case Sheraton Buganvilias Puerto Vallarta

How often do you mistakenly leave things behind, and what, when staying at hotels?,,I have to say that I rarely, if ever, leave anything of value behind because I don’t spread my things around, and I rarely (less than a handful of times a year) use the in-room safe. ,When I was at the airline […]

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Now It’s Official: Japan Bans Overseas Olympic & Paralympic Spectators

The International Olympic Committee, Tokyo Olympic, and Paralympic games have decided that they would not allow international spectators in the 2020 Tokyo games held in 2021 due to the pandemic delay., ,The Japanese government had already signaled earlier that allowing foreign visitors during the Olympics would not be feasible, and the decision by the Olympic […]

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11 Best Travel Gifts for Kids

Looking for the best travel gifts for toddlers and kids? We have travel inspired gift ideas for children of all ages from cute travel gear to gifts they can play with or learn about the world at home. Best Travel Gifts for Kids These are my favorite travel gifts for toddlers and young kids. I […]

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The Best Black Friday Deals in 2020 for Travel Gadgets

It’s that time of the year again and Black Friday deals are everywhere. After a horrendous 2020, for many of us, finding the best travel gadgets or that piece of luggage we’ve always wanted, to get us on our way for travel in 2021 will be some welcome relief. As usual, Amazon leads the way […]

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