Four Points by Sheraton (San Diego, CA) – Whirlpool Suite

After last week’s travel meltdown, I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect on the road. I knew there would be some cascading issues that lingered with all the disruptions to Delta (which translated to a little more than an hour delay on my flight to San Diego), so I went in expecting the worst. I … Continue reading “Four Points by Sheraton (San Diego, CA) – Whirlpool Suite”

Huge Changes All Around!

Wow – so many changes this week… busy busy! Alaska Airlines released their plan for Virgin America on their blog, and while a lot of changes are promising, Virgin’s amazing First Class hard product will be missed. There was confirmation that you can use your Alaska Airlines companion certificate on Virgin America routes, which is … Continue reading “Huge Changes All Around!”

Vacation Report, India: Grand Hyatt Mumbai // @HyattConcierge

Vacation Report, India: The Arrival Vacation Report, India: Poetree Sarovar Portico Vacation Report, India: Periyar National Park Vacation Report, India: Grand Hyatt Mumbai Vacation Report, India: Airport Lounges Vacation Report, India: Departure Grand Hyatt Mumbai For our brief stay in Mumbai (Bombay), I opted to reside at the Grand Hyatt. Located near the airport it … Continue reading “Vacation Report, India: Grand Hyatt Mumbai // @HyattConcierge”

Vacation Report, India: Poetree Sarovar Portico

Vacation Report, India: The Arrival Vacation Report, India: Poetree Sarovar Portico Vacation Report, India: Periyar National Park Vacation Report, India: Grand Hyatt Mumbai Vacation Report, India: Airport Lounges Vacation Report, India: Departure Poetree Sarovar Portico This branch of the Sarovar resort chain is located in the hills of Thekkady in Kerala. Though not a long … Continue reading “Vacation Report, India: Poetree Sarovar Portico”

Vacation Report, India: Arrival

Vacation Report, India: The Arrival Vacation Report, India: Poetree Sarovar Portico Vacation Report, India: Periyar National Park Vacation Report, India: Grand Hyatt Mumbai Vacation Report, India: Airport Lounges Vacation Report, India: Departure The Route We took a rather round-about route because we wanted to land directly in Kochi as opposed to another city (like Delhi, … Continue reading “Vacation Report, India: Arrival”

@SPG & @Marriott Q1 Promotion

Starwood, now part of Marriott, has announced their Q1 promotion for 2017. Called SPG Double Take, you earn double-points on your first three stays and some decent bonuses beyond that. An extra 10,000 points once you hit 20 nights, for example. You can register on the SPG Promo Dashboard. Registration is between December 15th and … Continue reading “@SPG & @Marriott Q1 Promotion”