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Hyatt Jumps Into Daily Getaways In A Big Way

For those that don’t know, Daily Getaways are an annual program that the US Travel Association and American Express team up on each year with a variety of travel providers.  There are a number of good opportunities and a few great ones.  I’ve already dipped into the well with some deeply discounted Busch Gardens tickets for an upcoming family trip.  Other examples of previous offers this year were the 20% discount on Marriott gift cards.  All offers get an additional 10% discount when you pay with an American Express card so […]

Wrapping Up Hotel Status At The End of 2012

Well, almost.  I still have two stays with SPG to post, though I doubt one will post by the end of the year, as I detailed here. As the year comes to a close, I’m taking time to summarize my year in travel as it relates to earning points and status.  I also have an update on lifetime status planned along with my thoughts for next year.  A lot of this is just mental housekeeping for me, but some may find it interesting as they plan where and how to […]