Rio Las Vegas to become Hyatt Regency

Rio Las Vegas to become Hyatt(s) This came as a surprise to me.  Apparently Rio Las Vegas, the off-strip Caesars property, is going to be transformed into a number of Hyatt hotels. Dreamscape purchased Rio from Caesars Entertainment in 2019 for $516 million (significantly less than the previous sale in 1999 of $888 million).  As … Read more

SingleFlyer Top Posts of 2020

SingleFlyer Top Posts of 2020 The year 2020 was unlike any other.  COVID-19 shut down the world for travel.  People were traveling less and reading less about travel.  And it may be a long time before things come back to 2019 levels.  There is a good chance that the travel industry will never recover as … Read more

Caesars Diamond Celebration Dinner during COVID

Caesars Diamond Celebration Dinner during COVID One of the perks of being a Caesars Diamond elite, even if you get it through a status match, is the $100 annual Diamond Celebration dinner.  Right now there are more limited options of restaurants (all buffets are closed, for example) — those that are open may have limited … Read more