A Farmer’s Market in a Hotel

Exoctic fruit Hyatt Regency Waikiki Farmers Market

One of the coolest amenities I’ve ever seen at a hotel was at the Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa. They recently introduced a Farmer’s Market in their atrium every Thursday from 4 pm to 8 pm. The Pualeilani Atrium has over 60 shops and boutiques on the ground floor of the Hyatt Regency […]

You’re in Luck Winner Chosen!

We randomly selected a winner for our contest for 22,000 Hyatt Gold Passport points. A big congratulations to…. Amy T.! You now have enough Hyatt Gold Passport points for one free night in a category six hotel—Hyatt’s top redemption category—or enough for at least one free night in any participating MGM Resorts destination in Las Vegas. remember, you […]

Travel Contests: Week of June 26, 2013

Photo courtesy of MGM Resorts International

This week’s contests include: Win 22,000 Hyatt Gold Passport points Win a trip for four to the Riviera Maya Win a vacation for two to Italy Win a chance for two to take a polar-bear themed tour in Canada

You’re in Luck Vegas Getaway Contest

Photo courtesy of MGM Resorts International

Last week, Hyatt Hotels and MGM Resorts announced a new partnership that will allow members of their loyalty programs, Hyatt Gold Passport and MGM Resorts’ M life, to earn credit on their account when staying at hotels and resorts in either chain. That means that if you have a Hyatt Gold Passport, you can get credit when you […]

10 Reasons to Stay at Andaz West Hollywood

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Last week, I had my first opportunity to stay at an Andaz Hotel, which is part of the Hyatt Hotels brand. Andaz hotels are described as “upscale, boutique-inspired lifestyle properties that distill the best of their locale.” They first launched in 2007 in London but they now have properties in Los Angeles, San Diego, Shanghai […]

The Park Hyatt Sydney

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I wasn’t planning on writing a post about my Sydney lodging since I was only there for a night but because it was one of the nicest rooms I’ve ever stayed in I felt compelled to share my experience and photos. The Park Hyatt Sydney reopened last March after a $65 million renovation and everything […]

Park Hyatt Seoul

Park Hyatt Seoul entrance

We stayed at the Park Hyatt Seoul which has everything you would expect from a five star hotel. The 24-story hotel has floor-to-ceiling windows but what’s weird is the windows aren’t tinted so passersby can see everything from the outside. From inside the views are stunning and I loved the room’s natural elements of Myanmar […]

Santa Barbara: A Weekend Escape to the Beach and Vineyards

Beautiful Santa Barbara

Most people living in Los Angeles have visited Santa Barbara at least once. Either they went as a child for a weekend of family fun on the beach, as a college student to partake in the party scene in Isla Vista (where the University of California at Santa Barbara is located), as adults for a […]