When you go to a hotel that has a concierge desk, you can wind up with a crappy concierge or an amazing one (we’ve experienced both and OMG, were the crappy ones CRAPPY! But the amazing ones were AMAZING!).
When you get to a concierge desk, you can hope you get an amazing concierge – and there’s an easy way to see if you have “the best of the best,” with just one quick glance…
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Well, it’s not like there are “no mirrors at all,” but did you ever notice there aren’t any mirrors at the sinks at the public restrooms of Disneyland and Walt Disney World parks? We thought that was pretty weird, so we did some research to figure out why…
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The Universal Orlando Resort has become its own vacation destination, with three theme parks (well, two theme parks and a water park), a shopping and dining district and a slew of on (and slightly off) property hotels. If you’re a Harry Potter fan or are totally into Halloween Horror Nights, finding the closest hotel to Universal Orlando might be crucial to your vacation plans.
Here’s a list of places you’re able to stay near Universal Orlando using your hotel program points (or free night certificates) to pay for the room:
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Ever notice that lots of high-rise hotels don’t have a 13th floor? Ever wonder why that is?
A lot of people say it’s because of superstition – that the number 13 is unlucky and goes right up there with black cats and walking under a ladder. Well…
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The Marriott Bonvoy American Express card replaced the Starwood Preferred Guest American Express personal card. All cardholders were transferred to the new card but there’s a chance you’re still holding the SPG card as the cards will only be replaced as they expire.
The SPG Amex used to be one of the best cards out there, but there’s no need to relive the past. Those days are gone and the Marriott Bonvoy AMEX is what’s left. The question is now, what benefits does the card provide and it is worthwhile keeping?
NOTE: This card is no longer available to new applicants. If you are looking to sign up for a new card, please check out our reviews of the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant American Express and the Marriott Bonvoy Boundless Visa by Chase
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