SPG Moments – Suite at Wrigley Field for Pirates – Cubs game

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SPG luxury suite at Wrigley Field: A great use of SPG points!

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Newly increased 30,000 points SPG Personal and Business card bonus

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As it has already become an annual tradition, the SPG American Express sign-up bonus is back up to 30,000 points instead of the usual 25,000. The increased sign up bonus is available for anyone who signs up and is approved …

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The St. Regis Florence – Review

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The following is a review written by my brother, who recently became engaged to his girlfriend during their trip to Italy. This is one of the hotels they stayed at, for which he wrote a review to share on our …

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Amex SPG transfer rate up to 50%

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For a limited time, Amex is allowing transfer of points to SPG at a transfer rate of 50%. Normal transfer rates are usually 33%. 50% transfer rate is effective until November 30, 2014. Normally transferring points from Amex to SPG …

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Free 500 SPG points for updating your profile preferences

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Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) is offering an easy 500 points for updating your profile preferences. To do so, simply log into your SPG account and go to your profile page and answer a few questions, such as type of room …

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Westin Dawn Beach – Review

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While in St. Martin we stayed at the Westin Dawn Beach for one night.  This property is also a casino and due to it being a Westin, it is actually a smoke free casino which is a nice plus!  This …

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Tomorrow is the last day to apply for SPG Amex higher bonus offer

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Just a reminder that if you’re on the fence about the SPG American Express, tomorrow is the last day to apply and qualify for the increased sign up bonus of 30,000 points. The usual sign up bonus is 25,000 points. …

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SPG Amex sign up bonus is back up to 30,000!

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As it has already become an annual tradition, the SPG American Express sign-up bonus is back up to 30,000 points instead of the usual 25,000. The increased sign up bonus is available for anyone who signs up and is approved …

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Westin Kierland Resort Scottsdale, AZ activities – Review

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On Memorial Day weekend we stayed at the Westin Kierland Villas for 3 nights on a quick long weekend getaway in Scottsdale, Arizona. You can read about my review of the villas in this prior post. While the villas were …

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Westin Kierland Villas – Scottsdale, Arizona – Review

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Last Memorial Day weekend we stayed at the Westin Kierland Villas in Scottsdale, Arizona for 3 nights on a quick long weekend getaway from San Antonio, a short 2-hour flight. This property is an all-villas resort that goes for 20,000 …

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