Most Visited Tourist Attractions in World

most visited tourist attractions

The Grand Bazaar- Istanbul, Turkey

Have you ever wondered what the most visited tourist sites in the world might be?

I haven’t ever really given this topic much thought but if I had to guess, I’d go with popular sites like the Eiffel Tower, Times Square and maybe something like Disney World.

Travel + Leisure put together a slide show of World’s Most-Visited Tourist Attractions.

Going through the slide show, I’m not so sure that I’d consider the most-visited attractions such a great representation of the world’s best.  Continue reading

Crazy Expensive IHG Anniversary Free Night We’re Not Booking

Chase IHG Credit Card

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With Kim’s IHG Chase credit card Anniversary Free Night expiring at the end of 2014, I’ve been trying to figure out how we should redeem it.

Each year one Anniversary Free Night is earned on your card’s renewal anniversary. The free night is good for one year and is a relative bargain since all you are paying is the $49 annual fee.

In the recent years we’ve used our Chase free nights in Singapore and Japan. With one night pricing in the $200+ range, this makes keeping the IHG card a great deal and a card that I don’t see myself cancelling. Continue reading

Getting A “Taste” of United’s New Newark Airport Experience

United Airlines Newark Airport TerminalsThis past Monday night I was invited to attend a special event to learn about United’s big plans to update and upgrade their hub at Newark Liberty Airport (EWR).

United chose OTG to transform Terminal C in terms of food options, design and technology. OTG will be investing $120 million in this project.

OTG will be turning the terminal into what I’d consider a top culinary destination by partnering up with an overly impressive list of chefs. Continue reading

1,000 Delta SkyMiles Per Marriott Stay

Delta SkyMiles Partners

Here is a way to earn up to 5,000 Delta SkyMiles for your upcoming Marriott stays…

Marriott Rewards members can choose to earn Delta SkyMiles for their stays. By making this selection and registering for a bonus offer you can earn 1,000 miles per stay. A maximum of 5,000 bonus SkyMiles can be earned with this promo.

The bonus can be earned for stays at select JW Marriott, Autograph Collection Hotels, Renaissance Hotels, Marriott Hotels and Gaylord Hotels.

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