Shop Talk: Is hotel elite status a trap?

Welcome to another edition of Shop Talk, our podcast on paper. This week we’re going to discuss hotel elite status. A big part of the Milenomics mindset is to Be Your Own Elite. We’ve talked about that mostly in the context of air travel, but the concept applies equally to lodging. The question I’d like […]

How to Find Boutique and Family Friendly Hotels

Note: If you haven’t listed to the┬áSaverocity Observation Deck podcast #78 you might want to before reading this post. A good friend is headed to Italy with his wife and son in a few months and asked me for a recommendation for a hotel. The place I stayed at the last time I was in […]

Walt Disney World on Points & Miles 2018: Hotel

We’re just back from a trip to Walt Disney World during the week Massachusetts schools have off for President’s Day each February. The weather was perfect and we had a great time. I’m going to write this up as a series: Flights Hotel Discounted Park Tickets Disney Dining Let’s get right into it, discussing the […]