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10 Tips For Better Travel in 2017

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10 tips & tricks for more affordable and enjoyable travel in 2017! Cheap hotels and flights, the best seats on the plane, local transportation, avoiding exchange fees and more!

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Welkom Telefacts kijkers!

This post is published in Dutch as I was featured on Belgian television program Telefacts Reizen in luxe met een beperkt budget is een fantastische hobby. Het stelt je in staat de wereld te verkennen op een zeer comfortabele manier. Toch…

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My favorite hotels in Bali

AYANA Resort and Spa Bali Back in November, I flew Air Berlin and Etihad Airways Business Class to Jakarta. I reported extensively about my flight experiences with both airlines, but didn’t write yet about the hotels I enjoyed in Bali. First up is Ayana Resort…

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Pacific: Guam and Palau

Pic: My trip to Guam and Palau in the Pacific Ocean Earlier this year in April and May, I made a trip around the World which included stopovers in Dubai, Los Angeles, Guam and Palau. I published two extensive trip reports about…

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New Hotels & Bars in Bangkok

Pic: King Deluxe room at Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok (Jul 2014) End of July, I spent a week in Bangkok, a city which I tend to visit at least once a year. For my first 5 nights, I booked the new…

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IHG Rewards Club: Earn 2 free nights or more!

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IHG Rewards Club has just announced its Fall 2014 promotion called Into the Nights. Similar to previous ‘The Big Win‘ promos, you need to complete a number of ‘Offers’ before the end of 2014 to earn extra IHG Rewards Club…

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Marriott Rewards: Stay twice and earn 2 free nights!

Marriott Rewards has an attractive promotion for new members: Stay twice and earn a free night.  You can combine this offer with the 2014 MegaBonus promotion, which also earns a free night after two stays.  That makes a total of two…

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Instant Le Club AccorHotels Platinum status

Update Oct 29, 2013: This offer is no longer available. As a follow-up on my post Status Match: Hotel Elite Status For Free, here’s a link for instant Le Club AccorHotels Platinum status.  It might expire very quickly, so sign-up while…

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Status Match: Hotel Elite Status For Free

Top tier elite status at all Accor (Sofitel, Pullman, Mercure, Novotel,…) Best Western and IHG (InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, …) hotels in 10 easy steps! 1) Request a sign-up link for Le Club AccorHotels Platinum status via LoyaltyLobby.com 2)…

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Hotel Booking Essentials

Imagine you’re not interested in collecting hotel loyalty points.  Still, you want the pay the lowest price for your hotel bookings.  What’s the minimum effort you should make before finalizing a hotel booking?  Read it here!

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