We may or may not be ridiculously big Marriott fans. Quite honestly, I cannot remember where we first stayed at Marriott, but I remember how we became loyalists of Marriott – D traveled for business quite frequently early in our marriage.
While having him gone often was less than fun and I really would not want to go back to having him gone that much, we were able to earn points and miles for all of his travels. We quickly discovered that loyalty pays off.
When traveling across the country and managing to make Premier Executive (no probably known as Premier Platinum) on United in the first 3 months of the year, the challenges of that much travel for work are decidedly better when you get periodic upgrades.