Category Archives: luxury

Park Hyatt Sydney Review

The Park Hyatt Sydney is one of only eight Category 7 Hyatt properties.  To redeem an award night at the Park Hyatt Sydney will cost you 30,000 points.  My visit was during the week between Christmas and New Years.  Cash prices were starting around $1100 Australian dollars.  It is quite an expensive property.  One of the main reasons… Read More »

Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht

Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht Up until about 4 years ago, there were no Hyatt properties in Amsterdam.  Then they opened the Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht in an old library building.  Since then they have opened a Hyatt Place at the airport and have plans to open a Regency in 2017. This was to be my first stay at… Read More »

Australia with Miles and Points

I had an amazing time flying around the world on Alaska miles this past February for my birthday.  The news of Alaska’s doubling the cost of some partner airline redemptions, I decided it was time to plan my next big trip while my miles still had strong value.  I like to earn and burn miles… Read More »