You Don’t Need to Be Joe Jonas or Sophie Turner to Have a Maldives Honeymoon

Written by Jordan Allen @ The Points Guy

There isn’t a millennial soul on earth right now that isn’t dripping with jealousy over Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner. Recently wed in Paris, France, the current “it” couple of Game of Thrones and Jonas Brothers notoriety has just returned from their honeymoon at the opulent Soneva Fushi resort in the Maldives’ Baa Atoll. Aside …

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Airlines That Won’t Let You Take Pics/Video, Airport Lounge Just For Kids, Best Way To Contact Hotel, & More!

Written by SharonKurheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Happy Wednesday to all of our travel friends, both near and far! Here are some articles we’ve read from other bloggers (and other sources) that we think you may like, as well, so we’re passing them along. Joe had written a while back about the best way…

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Marriott and Emirates Relaunch ‘Your World Rewards’ Partnership

Written by Carissa Rawson @ The Points Guy

Yesterday, Marriott and Emirates announced the relaunch of Your World Rewards, a program designed to give elite-like benefits to loyal members of both programs. Originally launched in 2014, the program was put on hold after Marriott purchased Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) in 2016, with new registrations no longer permitted. Now, elite members can again sign …

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How to Save 50% on ‘Moon’ Properties Through Hotels.com Tomorrow

Written by Caroline Blair @ The Points Guy

An out-of-this-world deal is blasting off for eleven minutes beginning on July 16 at 8:32a.m Central Time. Celebrations are in order across the US for the 50th anniversary of the inaugural moon landing on Tuesday, July 16, and Hotels.com is partaking in the festivities with a stellar flash sale. The sale offers 50% off eleven …

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Best (and Worst!) Ways to Book Marriott Hotels With Points

Written by Brian Biros @ Million Mile Secrets

INSIDER SECRET: Using Marriott Bonvoy points for a Marriott stay is usually a good value, but transferring points to Marriott Bonvoy is a poor value. After the merger of Marriott and Starwood created the world’s largest hotel company, Marriott rebranded their rewards program as Marriott Bonvoy. This one loyalty program now covers 30 hotel brands and …

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Hilton Expands Luxury Portfolio, Will Open Seven More Resorts By Year End

Written by Carissa Rawson @ The Points Guy

Today, Hilton announced 2019 as its best year yet for luxury properties, with four of its newest already open and seven more to debut before year end. This follows Hilton’s shift toward high-end hotels, which currently comprise just 65 locations out of its thousands-strong portfolio. This is good news for Hilton loyalists, as the brand …

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