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The Travel Sisters
Chase Freedom 2019 First Quarter 5% Bonus Categories: Activate Now

The Chase Freedom 5% bonus categories for the first quarter of 2019 have been announced and can now be activated. The Chase Freedom 5% categories are... The post Chase... Read More

The Travel Sisters
Discover 5% Cashback Calendar 2019: Categories That Earn 5% Cash Back

Discover has released the 2019 5% bonus categories for the Discover card are there are a few good ones useful for manufactured spending as well as everyday spending.... Read More

Heels First Travel
Chiang Mai’s Newest Up-and-Coming Restaurant is Worth Writing Home About

B Samcook Home16 restaurant in Chiang Mai, Thailand is not a name that rolls off the tongue easily, but it is arguably one of the best dining experiences I’ve had... Read More

The Travel Sisters
List of All Priority Pass Restaurants

With so many credit cards giving free Priority Pass membership chances are that many of you have a credit card that allows you free access to Priority Pass lounges... Read More

Angelina Travels
Hotel Review: Ritz Carlton Residences, Waikiki Beach

In conjunction with my participation in the SPG Amex Fall Challenge campaign, I received Marriott points to use for a 2-night stay at the Ritz Carlton Residences,... Read More

The Travel Sisters
Chase Freedom 2018 Fourth Quarter 5% Bonus Categories (Easy to Maximize)

Today is the first day of a new quarter and a new set of 5% bonus categories for the Chase Freedom credit card. This quarter (October 1, 2018- December 31, 2018), the... Read More

Angelina Travels
7 Things to Know About Park Hyatt Mallorca

I recently spent three nights at the beautiful Park Hyatt Mallorca. I had a behind-the-scenes visit to the property with Hyatt last fall during the MegaDo, and loved it... Read More

Heels First Travel
Great Seafood on the Sonoma Coast

I finally made it out to the Sonoma Coast and incidentally discovered the best clam chowder and seafood sandwich I’ve had yet at Spud Point Crab Company in Bodega... Read More

Angelina Travels
Trip Report: Things to Do in Heidelberg, Germany With Kids

My family and I just spent a few nights exploring the charming and vibrant university city of Heidelberg, Germany, which is an easy, one-hour drive from Frankfurt. In... Read More

Heels First Travel
Visiting Crater Lake During the Wildfires

My luck with Crater Lake is rather nonexistent. Or perhaps its my planning abilities? The first time I went to Crater Lake I was not expecting huge snow drifts in the 70... Read More

The H Resort Seychelles Private Villas and Halal food; Perfect for Halal Holidays set on a beautiful beach

The H Resort Seychelles is set on a beautiful beach with Private Villas and Halal food; Perfect for Halal Holidays On our trip to Seychelles, the second hotel we stayed... Read More

The Travel Sisters
Fun Things to do in Chicago with a Toddler (According to a Local)

While there is no shortage of fun things to do in Chicago with kids, not all are appropriate for that tricky toddler stage. Since we live in downtown Chicago, many of... Read More

Heels First Travel
High Spirits at Zac Brown’s Distillery

 Over 4th of July I once again found myself in the North Carolina foothills. I had flown into Atlanta and Waze wound up sending me across the state on backroads to... Read More

Angelina Travels
10 Things to Know About Grand Hyatt Kauai

Two weeks ago, I visited the Grand Hyatt Kauai for the second time. I first visited the resort in June 2012, using my free night certificates from my Hyatt Credit Card,... Read More

Heels First Travel
Flying Through Atlanta? Make Sure You Walk Between Terminals A & B

If you’re bored, angry, anxious or just looking for something to do the next time you’re at Atlanta Airport it is worth jumping off the Plane Train and... Read More

Four Seasons Seychelles A Stunning Hotel in Seychelles for a Muslim Friendly Honeymoon with Halal Food

When I was young I really wanted to go to Seychelles, mostly because there was a Greek song about going to Seychelles for vacation and ever since then it stuck with me.... Read More

Float a Texas Shaped Lazy River in Downtown Houston

In Texas, we do everything as big as possible, so I suppose it shouldn't be surprising that you can float in a rooftop lazy river in the shape of Texas right in the... Read More

The Travel Sisters
Chase Freedom 2018 Third Quarter 5% Bonus Categories (Easy to Maximize)

Today is the first day of a new quarter and a new set of 5% bonus categories for the Chase Freedom credit card. This quarter (July 1, 2018- September 30, 2018), the... Read More

Angelina Travels
My Visit to the Hilton Headquarters – Discussing the Honors Loyalty Program, New Properties, and Exciting Innovations

Last week, Hilton invited and hosted me along with a few other bloggers on an immersive visit to their headquarters in Tyson’s Corner, VA,. During our visit, we... Read More

Angelina Travels
First Look: The New United Polaris Lounge at IAH

United’s much-anticipated Polaris lounge in Houston opens its doors to the public on Friday, June 29, 2018. Joining Chicago (ORD), San Francisco (SFO), and Newark... Read More

Staying at the Andaz Costa Rica Resort With Kids

At just 15,000 Hyatt points per night, the Andaz Costa Rica resort is one of the best point redemption values that Hyatt has to offer whether you are looking for a... Read More

Inside the New Andaz Costa Rica Beach House

The Andaz Costa Rica is one of the best hotel redemption values in the world at just 15,000 World of Hyatt points per night for a world-class resort. The property... Read More

Has Kimpton Kept Its Charm: Review of Hotel Monaco Denver

Kimpton is now fully integrated into the IHG Rewards program, so has Kimpton kept what made it cool and charming now that it is fully in the IHG family? A recent stay at... Read More

Heels First Travel
Boise Idaho Hotels: Hyatt Place Boise Downtown Review

For my Memorial Day trip to Idaho I wound up spending all four nights at the Boise Hyatt Place Downtown. Since there were not any affordable Airbnb rentals out in wine... Read More

Angelina Travels
10 Ways to Enjoy Montreal During the Summer

With close to 2 million residents, Montreal is one of the largest French-speaking cities in the world. Not only is Montreal an amazing culture of old warm charm, but it... Read More

Angelina Travels
First Look: The New United Polaris Lounge at EWR

United’s much-anticipated Polaris lounge in Newark opens its doors to the public on June 4, 2018. Joining Chicago (ORD) and San Francisco (SFO), EWR is now home to... Read More

Hyatt Union Square New York Review: Inviting Hotel Below 14th Street

If you want to experience New York City in a real and authentic way, consider staying below 14th Street where the real magic of the city happens. There you will find the... Read More

Angelina Travels
4 Ideas to Enjoy Afternoon Tea in London

I took a short trip to London for the first time in March, and no visit to London is truly complete without experiencing the quintessentially English custom of a... Read More

Review of the New Doubletree Vail Hilton Hotel By a Colorado Skier

Take a look at a review of the new Doubletree Vail Hilton Hotel from a local who knows the Colorado ski mountains and related properties very well. You can book this... Read More

Angelina Travels
Jacksonville: An Affordable, Family-Friendly Florida Beach Destination

I enjoy affordable, warm-weather destinations with plenty of family-friendly outdoor attractions. With that in mind, Jacksonville, Florida’s “Kids Free... Read More

Surprisingly Elegant: The Hyatt Regency Lake Washington

The Hyatt Regency Lake Washington in Seattle opened in 2017 and is sleek, elegant, clean, and very well designed whether you are in the area for business, on a family... Read More