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Hyatt Gold Passport Points Devaluation?

Are we in for an imminent Hyatt Gold Passport points devaluation? Yesterday I received an email offering a 40% point bonus when you purchase 10,000-55,000 points by October 25, 2016.  Unlike previous offers, this one is NOT targeted and anyone can purchase points at this rate.  Their last 40% bonus on points purchase was this summer.… Read More »

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre The Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre could be a great property.  It is a brand new building in a great location.  It opened in July 2016 and still has a lot of work to do before it becomes great.  You can read my post on suggestions for the property. Canopy… Read More »

Hilton Auckland Review

Hilton Auckland Review Due to an extremely discounted ticket, I recently spent 24 hours in Auckland, New Zealand.  It was my first visit to Oceania and only third visit to the Southern Hemisphere.  There are no Hyatt properties in New Zealand although a Park Hyatt is under construction.  There is one Hilton and it is… Read More »

DoubleTree Dublin Burlington Road Review

DoubleTree Dublin Burlington Road Note: As of November 22, 2016, the property is leaving the Hilton brand. There are a bunch of Hilton properties in Dublin (and no Hyatt properties).  Reviews I read had rated the DoubleTree Dublin Burlington Road as one of the better, affordable options.  I was able to make a reservation for my… Read More »