Staybridge Suites The Hague Parliament Review

Staybridge Suites The Hague Parliament Review Before flying home out of Amsterdam, I decided to visit The Hague as I wanted to try another city in the Netherlands.  It is a quick 30 minute train ride to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport which makes the Hague an easy alternative to Amsterdam as a jumping off point. I … Read more

Hyatt Place Amsterdam Airport Review

Hyatt Place Amsterdam Airport Review After staying for two nights at the Hyatt Regency Amsterdam, we moved to the Hyatt Place Amsterdam Airport as we were departing on an early flight the next day.  I was able to reserve a room at a reasonable rate of €110. Location The Hyatt Place Amsterdam Airport is located about 5km … Read more

Hyatt Regency Amsterdam Review

Hyatt Regency Amsterdam Review The Hyatt Regency Amsterdam opened about 6 months ago, in April 2017.  It is in a mostly brand new building.  They retained some of an older building on the site but you would have no clue unless you looked carefully at the facade on the outside.  It is a very modern hotel … Read more

Seattle to Europe for Under $300

British Airways A380 Business Class

At the time of this post, there are some great fares from the US to Europe.  Some of these dates are even over the high summer months of travel.  The best part (for me) is that some of the fares are valid departing Seattle.  Seattle (and elsewhere in the Pacific Northwest) rarely has deals to … Read more

Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht Review

Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht

Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht Review 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 (review) at the airport and have plans to open a Regency in 2017 (since opened, review here). This … Read more

Aspire Lounge 41 AMS Schiphol

Aspire Lounge 41 AMS

Aspire Lounge 41 AMS If you are flying through Amsterdam and have a Priority Pass through either Amex Platinum or Citi Prestige, you will have access to the Aspire Lounge 41 AMS.  If you do not have a Priority Pass membership, you can also pay for a one day membership (looks like it is around … Read more