News and notes from around the interweb:
- Free IHG Platinum status and accelerated Diamond. (HT: Stephen Pepper)
- The definitive oral history of homesharing (Skift)
- Let’s Talk Loyalty podcast with Randy Petersen great stories.
- GHA Discovery adds Set Collection hotels Café Royal in London; Lutetia in Paris; Conservatorium in Amsterdam and Mamilla in Jerusalem. GHA has just revamped its program making status easier, and introducing rewards.
- Imagine the first thing you see in life is 28 inch pitch.
- United restoring coursed meals to long haul business class by June 1 to date they’ve been a laggard.