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The Year I Travelled Every Week

2016 was a new personal travel record year for me: 114 flights, 157229 flown miles, 6.3 around earth, 380 hours up in the air, 48 trips and 27 countries visited!

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My Summer of 2016

What an EPIC summer! Thanks to my portfolio of travel hacks, I’ve managed to travel almost every week this year! Below a summary of the trips I’ve taken in the past three months and some of the details how I managed to stretch my travel…

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Stay at luxury hotels for FREE!

Over the past few years, I’ve stayed numerous times at luxury hotels for free. Highlights include a night in the €2500 Dom Perignon Suite at InterContinental Amstel and suites at InterContinental Paris Le Grand, InterContinental Paris Avenue Marceau, InterContinental Dusseldorf, InterContinental Dublin and InterContinental…

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Toronto & frozen Niagara Falls

Pic: Partially frozen Horseshoe Falls, Niagara Falls (Feb 2015) Weekend trips can be so awesome! Friday morning, I flew Jet Airways from Brussels to Toronto for the weekend. Very reasonable travel times of 8h 45min for the outbound flight and only 6h 16m…

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New Year’s Eve in Sydney

Pic: Sydney New Year’s Eve = seven tonnes of Fireworks! (Dec 2014) After celebrating New Year’s Eve on Times Square in New York and at the Big Ben in London, Sydney was next. I flew Qantas First Class from London to Melbourne via…

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IHG Rewards Club: Earn 2 free nights or more!

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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Dom Perignon Suite at InterContinental Amstel

Pic: InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Apr 2014) In October 2013, InterContinental Amstel opened the World’s first Champagne Suite by Dom Perignon. Last week, I had the pleasure to enjoy this ultimate luxury suite in Amsterdam. Pic: Bedroom of Dom Perignon Suite at…

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IHG Rewards Club: 2014 Promotion Codes

IHG Rewards Club is the loyalty program of InterContinental Hotels, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Hotel Indigo and some smaller brands. Last year, the program offered a number of bonus codes which allowed members to earn thousands of extra…

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This was 2013: July #Instagram

Pic: Breakfast at Suites@Feek in Antwerp, Belgium Pic: Margarita at the pool of Casa Romantico Bed and Breakfast in Bruges, Belgium Pic: Bath at Casa Romantico Bed and Breakfast in Bruges, Belgium Pic: Welcome at Hotel Indigo Alexanderplatz in Berlin, Germany Pic: Bedroom at Hotel Indigo Berlin Alexanderplatz in…

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IHG Rewards Club: The Big Win 2014 live!

Registration for IHG Rewards Club The Big Win 2014 is now live.  Here’s the offer I got: Stay a total of 7 nights and earn 9,200 points Stay at 4 different IHG brands and earn 19,200 points Book 1 stays…

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