Review: Cedar Rapids Marriott

Review: Cedar Rapids Marriott

Last week I took my first official business trip to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, for a three day course at the Cedar Rapids Marriott. I arrived in Cedar Rapids on Sunday evening after a four-hour drive across the great state of Iowa. The Cedar Rapids Marriott had a small entryway with a couple of seats in the middle and the check-in desk along the right.

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Review: JW Marriott Hotel Beijing Central

Review: JW Marriott Hotel Beijing Central

Our flight on Delta's brand new A350 landed in Beijing just after 3:00 PM. Elizabeth and I made our way through immigration, customs, and then to the official taxi queue. I did some research prior to our arrival and found out that it’s best to have the address of your hotel in Chinese symbols to avoid confusion. Luckily, a representative from the JW Marriott Hotel Beijing Central had e-mailed me before our stay and their address was listed in his signature. Elizabeth and I printed it off, gave it to our taxi driver, and it worked like a charm.

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Review: The Hotel Minneapolis, Autograph Collection

Review: The Hotel Minneapolis, Autograph Collection

The Hotel Minneapolis is a part of Marriott's Autograph Collection. The hotels in the Autograph Collection are unique to their city and offer that boutique hotel charm you wouldn't normally find at a Marriott.

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Review: Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel

Review: Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel

I was in Lincoln, Nebraska a few weeks ago for Elizabeth's work holiday party. The last time I stayed in Lincoln I reviewed the Hyatt Place Lincoln/Downtown-Haymarket, so I decided to check out the Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel this time.

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Review: Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capitol District

Review: Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capitol District

I'm a huge fan of the Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capitol District. Marriott did a great job designing this hotel and laying it out in a way that's both functional and modern. The redesigned rooms are a big upgrade from the usual Marriott brand.

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I Booked The New York EDITION for My Stay in NYC

I Booked The New York EDITION for My Stay in NYC

They say New York isn't a cheap place to visit and they aren't lying. I've spent the past couple of weeks crunching the numbers on different hotels across the city trying to find the best deal. With so many hotels to choose from it's hard to be sure you're making the best choice, but I think I got pretty close.

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