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Group Interview w/ CEOs of Marriott, Hilton, Kimpton, & more: Thoughts on the Future…

JW Marriott LA Live

USA Today held their annual roundtable discussion with six top hotel executives at the JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE near the end of January. Travel writer Nancy Trejos moderated the discussion which included the CEOs of Marriott, Hilton, Kimpton, Loews, AccorHotels Americas, and G6 Hospitality. Some of the more interesting topics discussed amongst the panel…

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Trip Report – Hilton San Francisco Union Square as a Diamond


With over 1,900 rooms available for booking, the Hilton San Francisco Union Square is not only the largest hotel in San Francisco, but one of the largest in the world.  It requires 60,000 HHonors points for a night, and rates can vary wildly depending on what is happening in San Francisco at the time.  I have seen…

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My Comp’d Hilton Gold Status Experience + AMEX Centurion Suite @ Barclays

AMEX Hilton Gold

One of the newest American Express Platinum Card benefits is complimentary Hilton HHonors Gold status. Having recently dropped from Diamond to Silver, this was a very welcome addition. I signed up for the benefit on Monday, received confirmation from Hilton on Tuesday, and saw the status reflected online this morning! That’s some pretty quick processing!…

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4th Night Free and $100 Resort Credit at Hilton Caribbean Resorts through September

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Hilton is currently running a summer promotion in many of their Caribbean resorts. The promotion is called Stay and Play Longer, and provides for the 4th night free on any 4-night stay at participating resorts, as well as a $100 Resort Credit and allowing kids to stay free. This deal is includes resorts in nine Caribbean countries,…

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