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5 cool things about Westin hotels – free socks, 500 SPG points, and more.

Here are a few little things that could enhance your Westin stay. Hope you learn something new!

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Spotlight on Starwood: the Westin brand.

Understanding the brand message – or personality – of each hotel is helping me to be a more savvy guest. I’m learning which hotels to embrace and which to avoid. I’ve created this cheat sheet so you can learn, too!

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Spotlight on Starwood: the Aloft brand.

I’ve been doing some serious research on the nine different Starwood brands. Why? Just for fun. Yes, I know I’m a little weird. It’s really interesting, though, once you start to really think about and notice what a hotel’s brand message – or personality – is. Often, the message is […]

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Spotlight on Starwood: the Element brand.

I’ve been learning a lot about Starwood properties lately. Why? Because I’m curious. I’ve discovered a lot of cool stuff about each of their nine brands – amenities that I had no idea existed, themes that are worth paying attention to, interesting touches that might enhance your experience if you […]

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Is Starwood elite status “worth it” for families?

A few days ago, I wrote about why I loved having a Hyatt Diamond member in my family (my husband Josh). Some people got all huffy about the exact dollar amount that Hyatt Diamond status was worth, some people questioned my math skills, and some people actually got the point […]

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