Intercontinental Hotels Archive

The Best Guadalajara Luxury Hotels

Guadalajara is Mexico’s second-largest city, but it has trouble even making the top-10 in Mexico when it comes to high-end lodging. We’ve spent a lot of time in the city and can tell you for sure which are the best Guadalajara luxury hotels and it’s not a very long list. Plenty are designated as 5-star [&hellip

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Two of the Best Santa Fe Mexico City Hotels

Searching for the best hotels in the Santa Fe suburb of Mexico City isn’t easy. First, you’ve got a city across the border to the north that has the same name and is in a state that just has “new” in front of it. Plus most of the booking sites just lump this office park [&hellip

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Are You Getting All the Credit Card Perks for Travelers?

Every once in a while I’ll be on a tour or staying at a hotel where I can’t help but hear the conversations around me. Sometimes I hear something that makes me stop what I’m doing and listen. The latest happened on a trip to Peru recently when one traveler asked, in amazement, “Why would [&hellip

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New Ways to Earn Hotel Loyalty Points Without Being Loyal

While everyone was watching the giant Marriott/Starwood merger play out to become Bonvoy Rewards, there was a story with wider appeal developing that was not getting as much play. That is the news about how many new brands have joined the other hotel loyalty point programs. It used to be that if you wanted to [&hellip

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Intercontinental Cartagena: No History, but Seaside Sunsets

There are several distinct lodging areas of Cartagena, Colombia to choose from and they can make a big difference in how you experience this historic port city. One of the best if you want to be on the water, with a big room, is the Intercontinental Cartagena that we reviewed recently. Many foreigners who come [&hellip

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