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How to get Hilton Gold from American Express

If you have the American Express Platinum Charge Card, you can quickly elevate yourself to Gold status in the Hilton Honors pro...

Rooms with a view at Crowne Plaza Changi

Airport hotels don’t get much more ‘airporty’ than the Crowne Plaza Changi Airport. Like the best airport ho...

Your next hotel room might have wine on tap

The situation: You key in to your hotel room after a stressful business meeting. All you want is an immediate glass of wine to ...

Mandarin Oriental's new Fans of MO loyalty scheme

Mandarin Oriental now has a hotel loyalty program, dubbed ‘Fans of MO’ in a nod to the chain’s iconic logo, d...

New York hotels now slugging "destination fees"

Many business and leisure travellers trekking to New York City are now finding extra fees tacked onto their hotel bill, describ...

Status match: linking your Marriott, SPG accounts

Thanks to the merger between Marriott International and Starwood Hotels and Resorts, elite members of the chains’ respect...

Review: Hoshinoya Bali - Ubud

Recently we covered the Hoshinoya property in Tokyo, a ryokan-style business hotel that makes an interesting alternative to sta...

The Darling Hotel, Sydney

Heading to Sydney on business? The Darling Hotel now offers visitors to the harbour city the only Sydney hotel that has been aw...

Novotel Singapore on Stevens hotel

AccorHotels has dropped yet another pin onto its map of Singapore hotels with the new Novotel Singapore on Stevens joining...

Sydney Airport to get '60s-themed hotel

A penthouse bar, 'first class' and 'business class' guest rooms, a rooftop view of arriving and departing flights at nearby Syd...

Best credit cards for earning Hilton Honors points

Credit cards are undeniably a great way of earning airline frequent flyer points, but for travellers who amass plenty of these ...

What makes a great hotel executive lounge?

TALKING POINT | Hotel 'executive lounges' or 'club lounges' are literally a business traveller’s home away from home, so ...

Marriott plans new Westin Darwin hotel for 2020

Travellers to the Top End will find a new luxury Westin Darwin hotel opening in 2020, as part of the chain’s Australian e...

Hilton plans Curio Collection hotel for Sydney

Hilton Worldwide will open a new Sydney hotel by the year’s end: the West Hotel Sydney, Curio Collection by Hilton, belon...

Photos: Sofitel Singapore City Centre hotel

Singapore is home to a new luxury landmark with the opening of the Sofitel Singapore City Centre hotel. The location is refres...

How to snag a room upgrade at Hilton hotels

Even if your company’s travel policy will only cover a standard hotel room, there are many ways you can upgrade your stay...

Top credit cards for hotel perks and privileges

Many credit cards offer perks like frequent flyer points and airport lounge access, but some cards take care of you after your ...

London's latest luxury hotels

London has never lacked grand hotels. But the City, its financial hub, didn’t have a five-star stunner until this year. ...