Tag Archive: Starwood

Aug 07

Starwood AMEX Review – 25,000 Starpoints

August 2015 Update: since writing this article, the point value has been a degraded somewhat. Internet consensus is about 2.5 cents per point. Also, the annual fee went up to $95. On the plus side, they added free Boingo wireless(Current Cardholders Register Here, removed foreign transaction fees, added premium in-room internet and, for the business …

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Jan 20

The Phoenician and Scottsdale, AZ

A review of the Phoenician Resort in Scottsdale (Phoenix), AZ in January 2012 along with other hints about vacationing in Scottsdale.

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Dec 06

Liberty Hotel – Boston, MA

A review of our mixed experience at the Liberty Hotel in Beacon Hill of Boston, MA.

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Aug 23

Audience Rewards – Free Points from Starwood, Delta and USAir

Need a handful of points to top up an account or to keep from losing them in a dormant account?

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Jul 26

Le Meridian David Dead Sea Resort

Le Meridian David Dead Sea

We stayed at Le Meridian David Dead Sea Resort for two nights in early July of 2011. A lot of reviews you may read on Trip Advisor or other sites are too harsh. It is not a 5 star hotel, but a solid 4 star. For the money it is certainly a very good deal. …

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Jul 26

[Expired] Starwood Amex – 30,000 SPG points

For current information, see my review of the card.

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Jun 21

Starwood Elite Shortcut

Contact me if you use Starwood hotels often, but not enough to quality for Platinum. I may be able to help you get some of the elite benefits.

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Feb 05

Element Lexington Hotel

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The Element Lexington hotel by Westin (Starwood) is great if you have a need to be in the western or northwestern suburbs of Boston. The Element is a great concept. Very functional rooms, fairly good free meals and green tog boot. However, they are not a business friendly hotel (as much as they think they …

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