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Universal Studios Hollywood Tickets On Sale Via Daily Getaways

Today’s Daily Getaway offer is discounted tickets to Universal Studios Hollywood. In case you’re not familiar, Daily Getaways are daily deals sponsored by the US Travel Association.  Some are better than others, so you need to think about whether you can take full advantage of the offer before buying. For the more popular offers, they will sell out quickly, which means being around right when they go on sale each day at 1:00 pm EDT.  Some offers will sell out in hours, some in minutes.  It’s also important to be patient. […]

My Hyatt 50 Earned Me A (Semi) Surprise!

One of the reasons I like Hyatt is because they consistently deliver on their benefits.  While I’ve enjoyed being a Starwood Platinum over the years, I don’t always get what’s promised.  With Hyatt, I always get what’s promised, and sometimes a bit more.  Today, quite a bit more.  I had heard from some of my fellow travelers that Hyatt had rolled out a program rewarding some members of Gold Passport who had stayed at over 50 different properties.  Just for fun, I decided to tally up my list of properties. […]