I have mentioned before that one of the best perks of the Platinum Card from American Express is the Intl Airline Program.
I recently visited the AMEX lounge at Sydney Airport before and after my flights to New Zealand (more on that in the coming days). The lounge is located across from Gate 24 right after the McDonalds on the right. Since I had breezed through security and passport control, I had …
So one of the huge pitfalls of the Marriott-SPG Merger has been that SPG Amex Card no longer earns 3 Marriott points per dollar spent. I mentioned this in my previous rant about what I do and don’t like in the new program.
I was recently looking for business class tickets to India and seeing rates which were well above my allotted business travel budget for the quarter.
It was very interesting to hear the impact an improved Membership Rewards program has had on AMEX’s bottom line. The company reported earnings, which easily beat analyst expectations during its first quarter earnings release this evening and much of the growth is attributed to its focus on improving its rewards …
I recently visited the American Express Centurion Lounge in Las Vegas after a 3 night camping trip in Death Valley National Park. I was in desperate need of a shower after a grueling amount of driving, hiking, and photography walks.
After my eventful flight over from New Delhi, where I was asked to delete pictures of the dated cabin or risk being taken off the plane, we finally made it to Udaipur, Rajasthan. The not so great experience on Air India really made me think about whether it was worth it …
One of the best benefits of the SPG AMEX Cards are the 2 elite stays and 5 elite night credits offered to the card holders.
Geneva is consistently ranked as one of the world’s most expensive cities to not only live, but stay in for an overnight. The rooms in Geneva were so expensive that I was personally going to skip visiting the city altogether during my first visit to Switzerland.
Our journey (like most people reading this blog) started off with a visit to the AMEX Centurion Lounge in Terminal D at DFW. It’s surprising that I haven’t written about the DFW Centurion Lounge yet considering that I fly through DFW 9/10 times I take a trip.