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Sails in the Desert at Ayers Rock Resort

Sails in the Desert at Ayers Rock Resort Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, is the monolithic rock formation at the red center of Australia.  It is a place sacred to the aboriginal people who own the land in the Northern Territory. There is very little development any where near Uluru.  The town nearby is… Read More »

Singapore Airlines A380 Suite Class SYD-SIN

Singapore Airlines A380 Suite Class SYD-SIN I booked my Singapore Airlines A380 Suite Class SYD-SIN back in April by first transferring Membership Rewards (Amex) points to Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer program.  The 7 hour and 20 minute flight from Sydney to Singapore (with an additional Suite Class flight SIN-HKG) cost 63,750 points plus fees of about $300.… Read More »

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 »