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The Top 5 Priority Pass Lounges Around the World

Plaza Premium Lounge at London Heathrow. Source: Priority Pass

One of the most notable benefits that come with many premium credit cards is a Priority Pass membership. Priority Pass is a network of over 1,000 airport lounges located around the world, and a membership allows you access all of them, regardless of what airline you’re flying with, what status you have, and what cabin you’re in. Members…

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Which Hotels Let You Buy Their Beds?

The Hilton Bed is made by Serta

You’ve heard the famous pitch for mattresses, “You spend one third of your life on one, so why not invest in it?” It’s true, the sale of mattresses alone is a$7 billion industry, and many hotels are hoping to get a share. Of course, hotels don’t actually make their own beds; rather, many partner with mattress…

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Why You Should Never Give-Up Your Plane Seat

A good friend of mine recently posted the below Facebook message, complaining that it was unfair to ask a single traveler to move seats just because a couple / family / etc. was not organized and did not pre-select their seats.  Granted, there are situations when flights are canceled / aircrafts swapped and a little…

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The 10 Best Beaches in Europe – Italy and Greece Each Score 2 Spots

Summer might be over, but it’s never too early (especially with some of the trans-Atlantic award availability we’ve been seeing) to plan for next year. Condé Nast Traveler earlier this year posted their list of the “10 Best Beaches in Europe” with winners from countries including Italy (x2), Greece (x2), Spain, France, Iceland, Croatia, Portugal, and…

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Bon Appetit’s Hottest New Restaurants for 2016

Every year, Bon Appétit magazine releases a “Hot 10” list of the best new restaurants in the United States. The winner of the honor as the best new restaurant of the year? Staplehouse in Atlanta, Georgia. Staplehouse describes itself as: “a casual neighborhood restaurant, located in the heart of Atlanta’s Old 4th Ward … [their] menus…

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