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Grand Hyatt Melbourne Review

The Grand Hyatt Melbourne is a Category 4 property, meaning it costs 15,000 points for an award night stay.  Since it is a Category 4, you may also use your Chase Hyatt Visa anniversary night for a free night stay at the Grand Hyatt Melbourne. As my annual award night was about to expire, this made for… Read More »

Hyatt Regency Sydney Review

Hyatt Regency Sydney Review Last month the Four Points at Darling Harbour was rebranded as the Hyatt Regency Sydney.  This is good news as it adds a second Hyatt property to Sydney.  Once the tower section opens the Hyatt Regency Sydney will be the largest hotel in the city with nearly 900 guest rooms. I… 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 »