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Hertz Status Match Confirmation Received

I had mentioned in a previous post that as a Marriott Platinum Member, you could apply for a new benefit due to a partnership that Marriott formed with Hertz.  With Platinum membership, you will now receive Hertz’s 5 Star Status. As a reminder, Hertz’s 5 Star Status gets you: One-car-class upgrade (subject to availability) 10%
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Hotel Review - JW Mariott Marquis Dubai

I don’t purposefully write with a bias but I think that if you’ve read the blog long enough, you will realize that I am a HUGE Alaska Airlines and Marriott fanboy.  The reasons are numerous but in terms of hotels, I just like the Marriott brand more than any other brand out there.  I have
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How To Know If You're On A Good Plane

When you are new to booking reward flights, you’re just happy to find availability but once you’ve been doing it a while, you start to get a little choosy about what you are willing to use your points on.  In fact, you may go out of your way to avoid inferior products. As an example,
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Etihad Business Class Review - AUH-JFK - Airbus A380-800

Flying Ethiad’s First Class was an absolute dream and I was afraid that after experiencing First Class that Business Class would be a letdown.  Luckily, this wasn’t the case, unlike my experience on Cathay’s Business Class. We had to endure an unfortunate weather delay thanks to Storm Grayson and that really messed up our connecting
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