Tag Archives: seattle

First Impressions of Paine Field (PAE)

First Impressions of Paine Field (PAE) The Seattle metro area has 3.5 million people and up until recently, only one commercial airport.  Paine Field (PAE), also known as Snohomish County Airport, has been primarily used by Boeing.  Their huge Everett factory sits adjacent to the airport.  Plans for passenger service began to materialize two years… Read More »

What is the Best Hyatt Hotel in Seattle?

What is the Best Hyatt Hotel in Seattle? Today Hyatt announced a recalibration of their loyalty award chart.  Some properties are becoming more expensive while others are getting cheaper.  Not surprising, Seattle area hotels are moving up on the award chart. With properties changing category and the opening of the Hyatt Regency Seattle, I decided… Read More »

Hyatt Regency Seattle Grand Opening

Hyatt Regency Seattle Grand Opening Today I attended the grand opening of the brand new Hyatt Regency Seattle, the largest hotel in the Pacific Northwest with 1260 guest rooms.  Designed by LMN, the large flat white building isn’t the most attractive in my opinion. My daily commute to work takes me by the new Hyatt… Read More »

Tulalip Resort Casino Review

Tulalip Resort Casino Review I enjoy trips to Vegas.  It’s sunny, a quick flight from Seattle, and you can typically get good deals on nice hotel rooms.  Recently I got an offer for a free weeknight stay at a local casino resort about 45 minutes north of Seattle.  I decided to check it out.  The… Read More »