December 12, 2017

Earlier this year, Hyatt announced changes to their loyalty program, switching their long time Hyatt Passport program to the current World of Hyatt format.

As a...

December 10, 2017

I think it must have been almost a decade since I have heard of this amount of snow falling in Texas. I have seen perhaps an inch during the time I lived in Aus...

December 7, 2017

Now that we had some time to digest the Marriott announcements for their credit card issuers, I think we can start forming some theories as to what 2018 will br...

December 6, 2017

Looks like the wait was worth it!

Earlier today, Marriott released a press note that they have inked a credit card deal with BOTH Chase and American Express (see...

December 5, 2017

Sometimes there are things you simply wish you didn't know.

Last week, North Korea test fired a missile that reportedly was one that could hit Washington D.C. in...

December 4, 2017

Excitement! Just got my first travel itinerary of 2018 confirmed and I will be flying EVA Airways Business Class from the US to Asia, as well Singapore Airlines...

December 3, 2017

The new year is right around the corner. 2017 has been a fairly rewarding year for me, and I managed to stockpile around 750,000 miles and points that should al...

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Travel Addict;

Dislikes 9-5 Office Work

Welcome to my journal and guide to traveling in comfort and on a budget!


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