We were on our last night of a 4 day stay at the Courtyard in Belgrade, Serbia. Its a category 2 hotel at 12,500 points a night for an award redemption. We paid cash using the 4th night free perk on the Citi Prestige credit card. No suite upgrade here but the room was big enough. The top floor faced a quiet area with a beautiful view of a wall ;o)
We did the 1.5 hr bus ride up to Novi Sad, Serbia. We purchased return tickets at the Belgrade bus station. Here we stayed in the Sheraton. This is a category 3 at 17,500 points. We paid cash here also to use the 4th night free perk from Citi Prestige. We are really working this perk since it will be devalued to only twice per year in September. Here we received a junior suite upgrade and access to the lounge on the top floor above us. The lounge had the business center in there and served free local wine, beer, and sodas from 6pm-7:30pm.
We caught the bus(#61/62) for a 25 minute ride to Sremski Karlovci, Serbia. Cool little town along the Danube river that we explored for a few hours. Many of local white and some red wines come from here.
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