SPG/Marriott Devaluation w/ 21% of Marriott hotels going up!

So you’ve probably heard by now that SPG and Marriott just announced their 2018 hotel category changes. At SPG, 8% of hotels are moving up a category, while 7% are moving down, but at Marriott 21% are moving up, while only 5% will be coming down. These changes are in …

Hotel Review: Westin Memorial City – Houston

The Westin Houston, Memorial City 945 Gessner Road  Houston, Texas 77024 Intro: A few months ago, I took my grandparents to Houston because they hadn’t been there before. Throughout their 4 year stay in Texas they have visited Dallas, Austin (they live here), San Antonio, and many other smaller places, but never …

Hotels with the Best Views – Part 1: The Cityscapes

We at Grabamile have wanted to put up a comprehensive list of hotels with great views for a long time now. Am I the only one to hear the absurdity of the word “comprehensive” in that statement? There is no way we can stay at all the hotels in all …