Here's the news I got on Facebook !
Marriott and Starwood merge: World's biggest hotel company You can Read about it in detail here
What that means for me as an SPG member and Mariott Rewards member, is MORE TRAVEL OPPORTUNITIES ! More destinations and more accommodations to enjoy and share with you all !
and possibly a miles merger, I hope !
I will update this post as I learn more.
If you aren't a Starwood Preferred Guest or Marriott Rewards member, you should be sure to sign up now !
UPDATE : 11.15.2015
SPG announced that it has added Design Hotels to its collection, becoming the eleventh brand in the chain’s portfolio. Design Hotels are described as a curated selection of individual hotels that offer cultural authenticity and thought-provoking design and architecture.
Read more: http://thepointsguy.com/2015/11/starwood-adds-design-hotels/#ixzz3sAbKrB00
I just perused some of the properties... the underground one in Turkey looks like a definite must do ! Set in a complex of adjoining ancient caves and traditional homes, The House Hotel Cappadocia offers guests a luxurious update on life in the 5th century....