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Going on a two week Italy and Greece trip (Florence and Rome in Italy, Athens Mykonos and Santorini in Greece). Most Marriott property redemptions are about 0.5c for when I want to go (mid May). Should I just use cash and pay for cheaper non Marriott hotels instead?

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Yeah I feel like you get better bang for the buck with Airbnb or boutiques in those places

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Go for boutiques. Check out Hotel David in Florence.

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