New List of IHG PointBreaks Hotels That Can be Booked for Just 5,000 Points Per Night! – Some Hotels Sell Out Quickly

Every quarter our friends over at IHG release a narrow list of properties called PointBreaks. The beauty is that these hotels can be booked for just 5,000 IHG points per night. The standard rate for many of these hotels is typically 15,000-25,000 per night. The […]


You’ll Need Only 5,000 Points Per Night for These IHG PointBreaks Hotels

I ran a post last week talking about the best use of airline miles if you are running short on miles. There are flight options for as little as 5,000 miles one-way. (with Delta, for example) Fortunately, IHG has a PointBreaks promotion that allows you […]


Stay at This Amsterdam Hotel for Five Nights – Free – With One Credit Card Bonus

Finding a way to stay for 100% free is not always easy. Hotel cost is often underestimated when budgeting for your trip, fortunately this one credit card bonus can help. The Starwood SPG credit card from American Express gives you 25,000 points after spending $3,000. […]


Use IHG PointsBreaks for Hotel Stays Under $30 Per Night

Images courtesy of IHG.    One of the hefty costs of travel is the accommodations, and even more so if you have a large family. Fortunately, IHG runs their quarterly PointsBreaks promotion that allows stays at select hotels for just 5,000 points per night. Here […]


Does it Make Sense to Buy Hyatt Points at a Heavy Discount?

Daily Getaways is similar to Groupon, the only difference is that Daily Getaways is strictly focused on travel. They offer one main deal per day with limited quantities, typically available at 1pm EST. (don’t be late) Link to deals What are the Hyatt points deals? […]


What is the Best Use of My Hilton Honors Points?

Let’s face it, Hilton points aren’t really worth jack-squat. I mean that in the nicest way possible, of course. You are probably like many other travelers that find it very difficult to make good use of your Hilton Honors points. I am going to try […]

Kayak has an Awesome Tool for Picking the Perfect Hotel

Picking the right hotel is something you do not want to screw up. If you are visiting a city for the first time, and you are like me, you probably spend hours researching the location and reviews. Taxis and even public transportation can really add […]

American Express Starwood Hotel Card- 35,000 Points – The Highest Offer Ever!

***Update, now only 25,000 points*** I haven’t posted many credit card offers in the past few weeks. This SPG offer is forcing me to break that funk. I would venture to say this is one of the strongest offers you will find for the first […]