6 Free Activities for Kids at Grand Hyatt Baha Mar — Other Than Swimming

Written by Jennifer Yellin @ The Points Guy

We just returned from a four-night trip to the relatively new Grand Hyatt Baha Mar and while we had a great time, there is one thing to know about this resort — it is not cheap. While my kids loved the beach and the pool, it is always important to find other activities for them to do throughout …

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7 Top Family-Friendly in Mexico’s Riviera Maya

Written by Kristine Hansen @ The Points Guy

Nonstop flights from the US to Cancun International Airport make the culturally rich and jungle-like setting of Mexico’s Riviera Maya region an ideal and easily accessible destination for a warm-weather getaway. If you happen to have a Southwest Companion Pass, you are in extra luck as Cancun is served by Southwest from cities like San Diego, Raleigh-Durham, …

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Hyatt is Adjusting its Hotel Award Categories Too

Written by Island Miler @ Jeffsetter Travel

Shortly after Marriott announced its huge award category changes, we here similar news from another hotelier.  That’s right, Hyatt is adjusting its hotel award categories too now.  So let’s see how the changes impact Hawaii. Ironic or not?  Marriott announced its annual award category adjustments late last week.  And now, just days later, Hyatt is […]

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Hyatt Award Chart Changes March 18, 2019

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

Grand Hyatt BaliHyatt today made an announcement about World of Hyatt award chart changes that will take effect on March 18, 2019. There are total of 259 hotels of which 130 will require more points while 129 will require less after the change. You can access Hyatt’s page for changes here. READ MORE: Hyatt Bonus Points And […]

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How to Take a Family to Costa Rica and See Volcanoes, Monkeys, Jaguars and Sloths

Written by Melanie Haiken @ The Points Guy

When the monkey swung down out of the tree and lifted my daughter’s peanut butter sandwich straight out of her hand, we knew that our trip to Costa Rica was going to be everything we’d hoped. We were in Manuel Antonio National Park on Costa Rica’s Pacific coast, walking the vine-draped trail to the beach, …

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5 Biggest Hyatt Award Chart Changes Impacting Family Travelers in 2019

Written by Summer Hull @ The Points Guy

If your family wants to use World of Hyatt points, and especially Hyatt Category 1–4 awards, to book family vacations, pull up a seat. Following closely behind Radisson Rewards and Marriott Bonvoy, it is now Hyatt’s turn to drop the hammer and tell us which properties are about to get more (or less) expensive using …

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2019 World of Hyatt Category Changes to Take Effect March 18

Written by Nick Ewen @ The Points Guy

It’s safe to say that 2019 has already been a year of hotel program devaluations. From Marriott’s upcoming category changes to the IHG Rewards Club’s award chart changes in January and Radisson Rewards’ upcoming adjustments, many travelers have likely been left with trepidation any time a program announces new pricing for stays booked using points. …

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TWA Hotel Taking Reservations, New Points Calculator, Demolition of Popular Hyatt & More

Written by joeheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Happy Sunday to all of our travel friends, both near and far! Here are some articles we’ve read from other bloggers (and other sources) that we think you may like, as well, so we’re passing them along. Early this week, Gary from View From The Wing wrot…

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Pick and Choose: Comparing 8 Different Puerto Vallarta Points Hotels for Families

Written by Melanie Haiken @ The Points Guy

Taking the family to Puerto Vallarta is a little bit like taking a litter of puppies to the dog park — everyone’s running, playing and having the time of their lives. But it’s not necessarily a relaxed experience for those in charge. The secret to avoiding this pitfall: Choosing the perfect hotel, with all the …

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The Best Hotel Credit Card With a Free Night on Your Account Anniversary

Written by Jasmin @ Million Mile Secrets

Applying for the best hotel credit cards to earn free nights from a hefty welcome bonus and points from ongoing spend is a smart way to save money on hotel stays.  But many of us keep these cards year after year for the perks they offer, like automatic elite status, statement credits, and bonus points. …

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Review: Grand Club Lounge At The Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok (Bangkok, Thailand)

Written by Flying High On Points @ Flying High On Points

Review: Grand Club Lounge At The Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok (Bangkok, Thailand) On my stay at the Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok, I cashed in an Explorist Club Lounge reward for lounge access and breakfast at the Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok’s Grand Club Lounge. Here’s my review. The Grand Club Lounge View From The Grand Club […]

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Review: Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok (Bangkok, Thailand)

Written by Flying High On Points @ Flying High On Points

Six hours after our authentic Japanese sake bombs, we landed in Bangkok, Thailand – truly one of the great cities of the world. Here, we stayed the night at the Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok. Review: Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok (Bangkok, Thailand) Location The Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok is located in a posh sector of Bangkok […]

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Redeem Points at These 9 Family-Friendly Resorts in Cancun

Written by Jennifer Yellin @ The Points Guy

Cancun is a popular destination for family vacations, and it is quite easy to see why. There are many flight options from around the country, the “Hotel Zone” is a short drive from the airport, there are amazing all-inclusive resorts and, most importantly, there are a ton of options to use your hard-earned hotel points. …

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