Great news! You can top up your Marriott Free Night Award up to 15,000 points!

Today, Marriott has finally introduced the ability to combine your Free Night Award (FNA) certificate with up to 15,000 Marriott Bonvoy points for hotel stays. This news was previously announced in October 2021 and provides better flexibility for members to use their Free Night Award certificate.

So, let’s explain this change and how it’s advantageous for certain Marriott hotel stays.

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Register now for Marriott’s Spring 2022 promotion: bonus points & double elite nights

Today, Marriott Bonvoy announced details about their upcoming Spring 2022 promotion. This new global promotion is known as “Every Night Counts”, and registration is now open.

It will offer members 1,000 bonus points and double elite nights for each night stayed at a Marriott hotel between February 8 and May 4, 2022. Only paid hotel bookings are eligible for this promotion.   

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Updated review of the TownePlace Suites Hotel Petawawa (2021)

The TownePlace Suites Hotel in Petawawa

EDIT: As of  September 2021, the hotel is now offering a hot breakfast buffet. Also, guests are required to provide proof of COVID vaccination to access the pool and fitness centre.

This is an updated review of my March 2021 stay at the TownePlace Suites Hotel in Petawawa. Click here, to see my original hotel review from July 2020.

This all suite hotel, which opened in 2020, is excellent for short or long-term stays while visiting Petawawa and the Ottawa Valley.

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NordVPN review (2022) – Is it the best VPN available?

These days, it’s so easy to connect to the Internet via our computers, laptops and mobile devices. But, when connecting to an unsecured Internet connection (like public Wi-Fi), there’s a risk that someone may steal your private data and identity.

In order to minimize the risk of being a cyber crime victim, it’s best to use a virtual private network (VPN). A VPN allows your computer or mobile device to connect securely via an encrypted connection to the Internet.

In this article, I will explain the benefits of using a VPN and why NordVPN is the best VPN to protect yourself on the Internet.

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