IHG Rewards PointBreaks List live: 106 hotels for 5,000 points

IHG Rewards Club just published their PointBreaks list for stays through October, 31, 2017, including 107 hotels available for 5,000 points/night. It’s IHG’s most popular rewards promotion and a great deal. The list for this quarter is a little disappointing for me, with only 4 properties in Asia, 11 in Europe and one for Africa and the Middle East on … Continue reading

IHG Rewards – great international reach, easy to get status perks!

The Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) is one of the largest hotel companies in the world and their IHG Rewards Program has 100 million of members. It became a favorite of mine in years of business and leisure travel – yet it doesn’t get much love in the blogosphere. With great international coverage at any budget, easy to earn status and generous promotions … Continue reading

Travel News: Holiday Inn Hotels gets a new, modern look!

I like a modern look in hotels and fortunately, they are becoming more common these days. InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is rolling out a new H4 design for their Holiday Inn brand, with a freshened up decor, new features like a welcome nook and trundle beds and – yay – better coffee makers! … Continue reading

Intercontinental Hotel Group – Facts & Figures 2017

The Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) is one of the largest hotel companies in the world, with 5,174 hotels in close to 100 countries, offering almost 800,000 rooms! Their Holiday Inn brand is the largest hotel brand in the world and the InterContinental brand is one of the oldest in the world! Find out all the details about the IHG brands, … Continue reading

Best hotel in Heidelberg, Germany: Crowne Plaza!

I have traveled countless times to the Heidelberg area on business and for a personal trip, I picked my favorite hotel in town: The Crowne Plaza! It’s in walking distance from the pedestrian area in the old town, has modern rooms, a great pool & wellness area and a breakfast you don’t want to miss! With service improvements and upgrades … Continue reading