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Fun Facts About Passports: Hilton to Host Passport Booth in the District of Columbia

Embarking on a campaign called the Hilton Passport Project in an effort to encourage those Americans who still do not have a valid passport to apply for one, Hilton will host its first Passport Concierge Booth of 2018 during the Travel & Adventure Show at the Washington Convention Center in the District of Columbia next weekend in order to give travelers a chance to easily apply for — or renew — their passports ahead of the the busy travel season.

At the booth, attendees will be able to have their passport photographs taken free of charge; have identification documents copied; pick up relevant forms; get help from experts from the Department of State of the United States in person to navigate through the process of applying for a passport; and submit their passport applications on-site — which is one of the few times weekend application hours are offered — as well as…

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Remembering Hilton Paris Orly Airport: Retro Review

I stayed at the Hilton Paris Orly Airport hotel property back in late June of 2008 and had a nice stay; so I thought that in honor of this hotel property leaving the Hilton worldwide portfolio of hotel and resort properties effective as of…

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This New Hotel Was Formerly a Car Factory. It Will Open Next Month.

I received a communication via e-mail message from a contact representing Hilton pertaining to new DoubleTree by Hilton hotel properties which will be opening in the near future: “2017 has been a landmark year of growth for DoubleTree by Hilton with the brand opening 30+ hotels in some of the world’s most exciting destinations including Madrid, Dubai, Xiamen and Hollywood in Florida.”

One particular hotel property which caught my eye, however, is the…

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A Free Cookie and a Chance to Win Two Free Nights in the DoubleTree by Hilton 12 Days of Cookies Contest 2017? Sweet!

The DoubleTree by Hilton 12 Days of Cookies Contest 2017 gives you an opportunity to stop in any DoubleTree hotel property located within the United States and get yourself a free warm cookie with no obligation whatsoever — whether or not you are a guest of the hotel property — through Sunday, December 24, 2017; as well as be one of two people to win a stay of two free nights. 

You can participate in the holiday social contest by…

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Control Every Aspect of Your Stay With Connected Room by Hilton

That centralized control panel or little switch — which is adjacent to the bed in some hotel and resort properties and allows you to control many of the lights and electronics in the room — is about to become obsolete, as Hilton unveiled a concept earlier today called Connected Room, with which you can…

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Hilton Holiday Away Sale 2017: Save Up to 20 Percent on Room Rates

You can save up to 20 percent off on room rates at participating hotel and resort properties within the portfolio of Hilton brands in the United States, Canada and Latin America from Friday, December 15, 2017 through Sunday, April 1, 2018 via the Hilton Holiday Away Sale 2017 — but you must book your reservations by Friday, December 8, 2017 at 11:59 in the evening Eastern Standard Time.

The catch is…

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Flash Sale: Conrad Chicago From $11.14 Per Night

During its One Year Anniversary Sale, you can book a reservation for room at the Conrad Chicago for stays between Wednesday, November 15, 2017 through Saturday, March 31, 2018 for only $11.14 per night — but you must book your reservation through a special telephone number; and only within a period of…

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Did You Notice a Change in the Hampton Inn Satisfaction Guarantee?

Greater than 28 years ago, Hampton Inn initially offered a guarantee with which if you were not completely satisfied with your stay, you do not pay: “Your 100% satisfaction is guaranteed. If you’re not totally satisfied with your stay, you’re not expected to pay.” It was as simple as that…

…but the guarantee currently states…

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Fun Facts About Passports: Hilton to Host Passport Booth at O’Hare International Airport

Although 131,841,062 United States passports were in circulation during the year 2016 — which is a record number, according to these statistics provided by the Bureau of Consular Affairs of the Department of State of the United States — approximately 59 percent of Americans still do not have a passport.

Embarking on a campaign called the Hilton Passport Project in an effort to encourage those Americans who still do not have a valid passport to apply for one, Hilton will host a Passport Concierge Booth at the American Airlines terminal at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago this weekend in order to…

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