Category Archives: Italy

The Waldorf Astoria Rome Cavalieri

When Hilton announced the devaluation of their HHonors points - particularly for their high-end aspirational properties - I felt it best to burn what I had at the old rates. 90% of my balance got me just one night at the Waldorf Astoria Rome Cavalieri, a property normal several times my budget. Of course, I then had to build a short holiday around this highlight... So, is it worth it? Read more [...]

Trip Report: One Seat, two classes: BA LGW to FCO in ET and CE (first taste of club!)

Flyertalk report of my trip to Assisi: standard class rail in the UK, economy and business flights between London and Rome, the BA lounge at FCO, and first class rail travel in Italy. Read more [...]