Review: Conrad Makkah Executive Lounge and Al Mearaj Restaurant

Conrad Makkah Club Lounge Seating Area

While our three rooms at the Conrad Makkah were booked under two Hilton HHonors Diamond and one Gold account, all of us received executive club lounge access. In addition, we were offered breakfast at the Al Mearaj restaurant, which I think beat the… Continue Reading


Hilton Munich Airport Hotel Review

Hilton Munich Airport Junior Suite Living Room

After a long delay in Dusseldorf resulting from a cancelled flight, I finally made it to Munich. I spent the night at the Hilton Munch Airport Hotel and then flew to Thessaloniki the next morning. The Hilton Munich Airport was formerly a… Continue Reading


Conrad Bali Club Lounge, Restaurants and Jiwa Spa Review

The great thing about being a Conrad Suites guest a the Conrad Bali is that you get 15% off all on-site dining and 15-25% off spa treatments. Everything at the resort was reasonably priced to begin with, so this discount made… Continue Reading


Conrad Bali Nusa Dua Resort Review

Have you ever had a hotel stay that was so great it ruined all other hotels for you? That is probably the best way to sum up my experience at the Conrad Bali. I was on the fence about booking… Continue Reading


Hacking Hilton Diamond Status: Award Night Mattress Running vs. Credit Card Spending

Hilton HHonors is one of the few hotel rewards programs that not only count award nights towards elite status, but allows members to earn top-tier status through credit card spending alone. Earning top-tier Hilton HHonors Diamond status normally requires the completion… Continue Reading


Up to 9,000 Bonus Points with Hilton HHonors Weekend Promotion

Hilton HHonors Weekend Stay Promotion earn 9,000 points

Sometimes I wish Hilton would run fewer promotions and instead offer lower award redemption levels, but that pipe dream won’t come into fruition, so let’s get excited about the possibility of earning more points. The Weekend Rewards promotion offers the… Continue Reading


50% off Upscale Hilton Properties: Maldives, Koh Samui, Bali and More

Conrad Koh Samui

Hilton is making a habit of these 50% off flash sales. Through January 23, Hilton is offering 50% off standard rates at some of their most upscale properties in Asia, with rates as low as $133. Hilton Hua Hin Resort… Continue Reading