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Amangiri pool daybeds


Over the years our travels have changed from $20 a night rooms (though they were still hotels, thanks Vegas for the great value, and not backpackers) to luxury hotels. We do still stay at cheap and cheerful disastrous hotels every now and then. It just so happens we have found value in loyalty programs. Going from 100% self-funded travellers to travel is required as part of work we have managed to capitalise on rewards points. We still spend roughly the same amount per year on travel, we just get to do it more often or in nicer resorts or both. In amongst the below will be some hotels where I received a travel agent discount. Aman and Six Senses hotels along with the Beverly Hills Hotel, Coworth Park and The Goring are the main hotels where I received a discount. Such wonderful properties and hugely appreciative of the discounts, some were in line with low season pricing – we travelled in peak season – or just 10% off the published rate. I would happily pay …