Trim and the Hill of Tara – County Meath, Ireland

Trim Castle - County Meath

Mystical and Magical -County Meath, Ireland Ireland definitely has to be one of my most favorite countries to visit.  With an area that is not much bigger than the state of Ohio, Ireland is steeped in history, mythology,  and folklore. It is a land of music, literature, and passion.  I have a trip planned for October with…

Alaska Airlines – 40% Bonus Miles and Award Ticket Sale

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Alaska Airlines Buy Miles with up to a 40% Bonus Several of my friends who live on the West Coast have made a decision to shift their travel allegiance from the suffering United Airlines to Alaska Airlines. Headquartered in Seattle, Alaska Airlines has definitely become a major player in the West Coast market. Right now…

Upgrade Clarification – US Preferreds on AA

American US Airways

Letter from Suzanne Rubin seeks to clarify upgrades for US Chairman Preferred members. Below is a copy of the email which I received from Suzanne Rubin, President of the American Airlines AAdvantage Program, this evening. I appreciate her taking the time to write in an attempt to clarify of one of the ‘most important of preferred benefits’ – upgrades.…

Hyatt Place Hotels Celebrates 200 – Social Media Photo Contest

Hyatt Place Charleston, SC

What is better than one Hyatt Promotion -yep, another Hyatt Promotion. This time it is the Hyatt Place Hotels brand of the Hyatt family which is celebrating their milestone of 200 Hyatt Place hotels in nine countries! From August 18th – August 26th if you share a photo which represents the ‘soul’ of Hyatt Place via Twitter,…

Hyatt Fall Bonus Promotion – Up to 50K Point Bonus

Hyatt Logo

Were you targeted for the Hyatt Fall Bonus Promotion? I received the email for this promotion yesterday and did not initially realize that it appears to be targeted. Personally, I’m quite thrilled to be included in any ‘targeted’ group since I manage to not be targeted for so many other promotions (Double EQM’s where are you?). Between…