Quick: Book IHG PointBreak Hotel Awards from 5,000 points/night now!

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) just published the latest list of hotels available through their IHG RewardsClub PointBreaks promotion for as little as 5,000 per night (worth $25). It’s a longer list than usual with almost 200 hotels at reduced rates of 5,000, 10,000 and 15,000 points. The list has a number of interesting hotels in great destinations included, so check … Continue reading


Fantastic Foto Friday: Cape Town, South Africa

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Cape Town in South Africa is my favorite city in Africa – the beauty of the city is stunning, the spirit of the rainbow nation is captivating and the opportunities to discover new things in and around the city are endless. This photo of Table Mountain is taken from the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.
You can read more about Cape Town, beautiful Table Mountain as well as about my Cape Town-to-Victoria Falls Adventure and find many more photos!

Perfect Day: Cape Town Itinerary

Cape Town is one of my favorite cities in the world and it was love on first sight! Between the beautiful location on the water with Table Mountain as backdrop, the friendly people and good vibe and the many things to do in and around Cape Town, there are plenty of reasons to put Cape Town on your must-see list! … Continue reading

Cape Town without breaking the bank – Park Inn Foreshore

We chose the Park Inn Cape Town Foreshore for part of our stay in Cape Town, one of my favorite cities, prior to our to Southern Africa adventure  . We wanted to maximize the value of our Club Carlson points and chose it mostly because of it belonging to the Carlson family of hotels.  While we were much more excited … Continue reading

Luxury with a view – Radisson Blu Waterfront, Cape Town

We went to Cape Town to meet friends from the other side of the world and also to start our Southern Africa adventure (read more here). We booked the Radisson Blu Waterfront as a treat and that’s exactly what it turned out to be – a real treat of a hotel! It’s in a great location on the Waterfront and … Continue reading