Park Hyatt New York Review

Park Hyatt New York Review The Park Hyatt New York is Hyatt’s flagship property.  It is a new building (One57) in the heart of Manhattan in Hyatt’s top brand.  It is also a Category 7 which means it costs 30,000 World of Hyatt points per night (which I value around … Read more

Getting “Walked” from a Hyatt Property in NYC

Getting “Walked” from a Hyatt Property in NYC Hotels are like airlines; they sometimes overbook reservations knowing that some people won’t show up.  With airlines, sometimes everyone does show up and there aren’t enough seats on the plane.  Typically they will ask for volunteers to take a later flight in … Read more

Hotel 50 Bowery NYC Review

Hotel 50 Bowery NYC Review The Hotel 50 Bowery is a JdV branded Hyatt property in New York City’s Chinatown.  It is a new build with 229 rooms.  A category 5, the hotel costs 20,000 points per night.  I had booked my night at the Gild Hall – a Thompson … Read more

Hyatt Regency Portland Review

Hyatt Regency Portland Review The Hyatt Regency Portland at the Oregon Convention Center is a new 600 room hotel across the river from downtown.  I stayed one night and was upgraded to a Corner Suite as a World of Hyatt Globalist.  On a previous visit to Portland I stayed at … Read more

Caesars Rewards Millionaire Maker 2021

Caesars Rewards Millionaire Maker 2021 Each year Caesars Rewards holds a Millionaire Maker slot tournament.  The event is capped at 750 people and the first place winner goes home with $1 million.  Most of those that are invited to the event have either won a qualifying slot tournament at another … Read more