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Top 10 Most Luxurious Hotels In The World

Top 10 Most Luxurious Hotels In The World

When comparing high-end hotels around the globe, there's luxury and then there’s luxury. This week's Travel Tip Tuesday explores the ...
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airlines don't deserve loyalty

Why Convertible Reward Points Are Better Than Airline Miles

In case you haven't noticed, the U.S. airlines don't care much about you as a customer. Even the people who ...
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How To Receive An Upgrade On Your Next Flight

How To Receive An Upgrade On Your Next Flight

From unexpected weather delays to long lines at security, flying these days can be a hassle. Luckily, this week’s Travel ...
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30+ hotel brands to keep track of with Marriott

Can We Really Keep Up With All These Hotel Brands?

Quick - if you have 30,000 Starwood or Marriott points, at which of their brands can you probably stay one ...
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Smart Ways To Carry Money While Traveling

Smart Ways To Carry Money While Traveling

Carrying money on vacation is a balancing act between safety and utility. We want to keep our money carefully tucked ...
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How To Travel With Friends

How To Travel With Friends

Traveling creates memories that you will remember for life. Traveling with friends gives you the opportunity to share those memories ...
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Five Fantastic Destination Spas In The Western United States

Five Fantastic Destination Spas In The Western United States

Finding complete relaxation sometimes requires escaping for a while to somewhere dedicated to making you feel new again. While hotels ...
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Travel Resolutions For The New Year Ahead

Travel Resolutions For The New Year Ahead

The dawn of a new year is the perfect time to think about what you’d like to do for yourself ...
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San Diego: What's New In California's Southernmost City?

San Diego: What’s New In California’s Southernmost City?

San Diego is well-known for its beaches, great weather, and not-so-great football team, the lowly Chargers.  But, the So-cal city ...
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Six Best Cruise Lines for Winter

Six Best Cruise Lines for Winter

Hit the seas this winter to experience exotic locations around the world. In the past, traveling by ship was the ...
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U.S. Travel

Sometimes the greatest travel adventures are right in your own backyard.

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McMenamin's Grand Lodge, Forest Grove, Oregon

McMenamin’s Has Cornered the Weird and Wonderful Hotel Category

Ask anyone who lives in Portland, or Seattle, and they'll probably know what the name McMenamin stands for.  It's two ...
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Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival in Atlanta, GA.

Atlanta is Full of Festivals This Summer

Festival season is in full-spring in Atlanta, Georgia this summer. Go down south to the Peach State to embrace some ...
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Hyatt resort near Fort Myers

Most Loyalty Rewards Programs Are Really Only for Road Warriors

A recent travel trade article on airline and hotel reward loyalty rewards programs pointed out a clear trend: for most ...
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Top 10 Most Luxurious Hotels In The World

Top 10 Most Luxurious Hotels In The World

When comparing high-end hotels around the globe, there's luxury and then there’s luxury. This week's Travel Tip Tuesday explores the ...
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Jazz musicians in New Orleans. Ann Banks photo.

New Orlean’s Jazz Fest Is a Great Reason to Visit The Big Easy

Time to start planning for Jazz and Heritage Fest which is just around the corner, so why not head down ...
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airlines don't deserve loyalty

Why Convertible Reward Points Are Better Than Airline Miles

In case you haven't noticed, the U.S. airlines don't care much about you as a customer. Even the people who ...
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30+ hotel brands to keep track of with Marriott

Can We Really Keep Up With All These Hotel Brands?

Quick - if you have 30,000 Starwood or Marriott points, at which of their brands can you probably stay one ...
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Portlandia, the female symbol of the city of Portland, atop a downtown building.

Portland, Oregon: A City of Bikers, Transit Lovers and Artists

Portland, Oregon, is a city that gets quite a bit of good buzz.  Perhaps that's because of where I live, ...
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Tampa Bay beach resort

The Hotel Zones of Tampa Bay, Florida

Tampa Bay's airport is often filled with families and couples on a getaway trip to sun and fun in Florida ...
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earning loyalty points Las Vegas

Rewards Points Battle: PointsHound vs. Bonwi

Who is going to get you to a free flight faster: PointsHound or Bonwi? We say the best way to ...
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International Getaways


Featured Articles on International Travel

Top 10 Most Luxurious Hotels In The World

Top 10 Most Luxurious Hotels In The World

When comparing high-end hotels around the globe, there's luxury and then there’s luxury. This week's Travel Tip Tuesday explores the ...
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The Bristol Hotel, right near the river and in the heart of the city, is perfect for a City Break.

Bristol, England, Makes a Great City Break

Sometimes, frequent travelers like to avoid the most popular cities, hoping instead to discover an out of the way place ...
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30+ hotel brands to keep track of with Marriott

Can We Really Keep Up With All These Hotel Brands?

Quick - if you have 30,000 Starwood or Marriott points, at which of their brands can you probably stay one ...
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You want Bonwi points? Go to London!

London Is a Great Place to Score a Lot of Bonwi Points

We just returned from a trip to London and what a remarkable city it is.  Part of what surprised me ...
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Car Rentals and Bonwi: A Winning Combination

Car Rentals and Bonwi: A Winning Combination

Bonwi might be better known at this point for the best way to accumulate points for hotel stays, but it's ...
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Rome's 21st Century Attractions

Rome’s 21st Century Attractions

When most people think of Rome they picture the Pantheon, the Coliseum, and the like. While these landmarks should definitely ...
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Tips on Saving During Your European Getaway

Tips on Saving During Your European Getaway

Looking for budget friendly tips for your next European getaway? Below are our top cost-effective tips to consider during your ...
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Carondelet Palace, office and house of the Presidents of Ecuador.

Quito Is the Pearl in Ecuador’s Oyster

Quito, Ecuador, is a UNESCO World Heritage city, and one of the highest capitals in the world, at 9350 elevation, ...
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Visit Stockholm old city

8 Trivia Bits to Know About Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm is a gorgeous capital city in Scandinavia and you could take a thousand postcard-perfect photos on a visit here ...
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Bogota: What's New in the Colombian Capital?

Bogota: What’s New in the Colombian Capital?

Have you ever been to Colombia? Most people will probably say no. And that's unfortunate because, between a great party ...
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Praise for Bonwi


See how others are getting the most out of Bonwi.

Featured Articles

The most important number besides the cost of the room are the Bonwi points rewards!

A San Francisco Getaway: How Do the Points Compare?

I'm getting ready to head out to the west coast in April, and so, the first place I visited was ...
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Use Bonwi Points for Your Next Car Rental

Use Bonwi Points for Your Next Car Rental

Bonwi is known for hotels, but there is much more to the story.  I am making plans for a business ...
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How to Rack Up Points for Free Hotel Stays or Flights

Are you getting a big rebate every time you stay at a hotel? Are you turning every few nights that ...
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Getting Big Rewards for Every Hotel Stay With Bonwi

Getting Big Rewards for Every Hotel Stay With Bonwi

How would it make you feel if every time you stayed in a hotel, you earned thousands of loyalty points ...
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Get up to 40% Back on Hotel Stays with This New OTA

Get up to 40% Back on Hotel Stays with This New OTA

There's a new rewards-focused OTA that's out that you should definitely know about. It's called BonWi.com, and I've tried them out ...
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Bonwi: The Travel Booking Site That Pays You Back

Bonwi: The Travel Booking Site That Pays You Back

The Mayflower Hotel: Living History Do you have that historic hotel you've wanted to visit forever but has always seemed out of ...
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Bonwi.com: Buy Hotel Rooms, Earn Rewards Faster

Bonwi.com: Buy Hotel Rooms, Earn Rewards Faster

Have You Heard Of Bonwi?  It's A Simple And Easy Way Book Hotels And Accumulate Rewards You Will Actually Use ...
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How to Use Bonwi to Get FREE Flights & Hotel Stays

How to Use Bonwi to Get FREE Flights & Hotel Stays

As frequent travelers, we spend a significant amount of time booking all sorts of travel arrangements including hotels, flights and ...
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How I Book Cheap Hotels with Bonwi.com

How I Book Cheap Hotels with Bonwi.com

Since my online stuff took off, and I could say goodbye to $10 dorm rooms and hello to nice hotels, ...
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