Given my affinity for New York City, Hyatt Gold Passport points, and the Park Hyatt brand, it’s no shocker that I have been anxiously awaiting the opening of the flagship Park Hyatt New York. The large rooms. The soaking tubs and heated floors in the bathrooms. The indoor pool with underwater music. There were delays and setbacks, but the doorman flanked doors are now open and the puddle of drool is pretty much covering my keyboard as I look at photos and information about the property. I know, I know,… Read the Rest.
Today several retailers in different shopping portals have increased mileage payouts that are worth mentioning, including several at 10x. The ones in the United MileagePlus shopping portal are today only! United MileagePlus Shopping: Sephora 10x Nordstrom 10x Macy’s 10x AAdvantage eShopping: The North Face 10x 6x Kmart Ultimate Rewards: JCPenney 10x eBags 15x Let me know if you see any other higher than usual payouts!
There are certain destinations that stick with you long after you have checked out, flown home, unpacked your bags, and continued on with your life. Colorado and the magic of the Rockies have always been on that sacred list for us, but in recent years Hawaii solidified a place as well. There might be better beaches, closer beaches, cheaper beaches, but for us there doesn’t seem to be a better island. Hawaii, to us, is about way more than just a beach or a resort. The whole ‘Aloha package’ has… Read the Rest.