Review: InterContinental Hong Kong

The Trip of AA Lifetime (Asia, Australia, Middle East) – Introduction I was scheduled to be in Hong Kong three days and two nights and I decided to split my nights between two IHG hotels – the first one being the InterContinental Hong Kong. The nightly rate on my day was upwards of $400 USD and therefore I decided to redeem my Chase IHG Credit Card Anniversary… Read More

Review: Crowne Plaza Zurich

Two Days in Zurich – Introduction The train ride from the airport to the Crowne Plaza Zurich lasted about fifteen minutes, I also had to walk for about ten minutes until I reached the hotel from the train station. The Crowne Plaza Zurich is located about a thirty minute walk from the city centre, or a ten minute tram ride. Hotels in Switzerland are generally a bit… Read More

Crowne Plaza Edinburgh

10 Days – England, Scotland, and Iceland – Introduction We spent only two nights in Edinburgh and I decided to redeem a total of 70k IHG Rewards Club points for two nights at the four-star Crowne Plaza Edinburgh – Royal Terrace. We took a tram to the city centre and later walked to the hotel, which is located about a ten minute walk away from… Read More