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Disney Magic Cruise Review

Are you thinking about going on a Disney Cruise? Is the cost deterring you from booking a Disney Cruise? Setting sail on this ‘magical’ cruising experience is a bucket list item for many parents with children. I too, was skeptical of the ‘value’ of a Disney Cruise but after a recent four-night [...]

April 17, 2018 DD Daddy Posts 0

Cathay Pacific First Class 777 Review: ORD-HKG

I usually like to redeem my points and miles for family travel, but every now and then I like to pamper myself (and DD Mommy) and take a bucket-list flight with miles. I started obsessing about flying in Cathay Pacific’s First Class years ago. After my first taste of premium [...]

March 13, 2018 DD Daddy Posts 0

Hyatt Free Night Award Hiccup

The Hyatt Credit Card issued by Chase is one of my favorite hotel credit cards. In the past, it had a sign-up bonus of two free nights after spending $2,000 in the first three months of account opening. That bonus was extremely valuable, as the two nights can be used at any Hyatt hotel [...]

February 16, 2018 DD Daddy Posts 2

Amex’s Platinum House – Art Basel Miami

Each year Miami hosts over 250 of the world’s leading art galleries which brings out a large global crowd for a jam-packed weekend filled with artwork, cultural events and fun. I was on the fence about attending this year when I received a text from a friend that American Express was [...]

December 12, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 3

How Chase Reversed My Point Transfer Due To Hurricane Irma

Chase Ultimate Rewards Transfer Reversal The favorite flexible points currency of many points enthusiasts are Ultimate Rewards from Chase. Having a Chase premium credit card like the Chase Sapphire Preferred, Chase Ink Preferred or Chase Sapphire Reserve allows you to transfer points 1:1, most of the time instantly, into several [...]

September 14, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

How You Can Experience Cathay Pacific First Class

Cathay Pacific is easily one of the best airlines in the world and is well-known for having one of the most special first class cabins in the sky. I was pumped to share with you when I was able to book it with miles. With only six first-class seats, award-winning [...]

August 23, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

The Best Cash Back Card

If I had a dollar for the question that’s often asked of me, “what credit card should I get” I’d be a rich, rich man. Before I tell you what the best credit card is, I must lay down the disclaimer that the “best card” depends on several factors and [...]

August 2, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

My $11,000 First Class Seat

You may recall last year I booked Japan Airlines in first class from the U.S. to Tokyo for 62,500 AA miles and $5.60. The experience was memorable and I was thrilled to experience my first long-haul premium first class flight. I’ve traveled in first class many times domestically but nothing [...]

July 25, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

Why Frequent Fliers Need Twitter

Twitter has saved me so many times during travel, I lost count how many times the tool came to my rescue. Contacting airlines through twitter is just as fast, if not faster, than calling an airline phone rep when you’re in the midst of air travel and need remediation of [...]

July 10, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 2

Why I Use AutoSlash For Car Rentals

Most people have never heard of the car rental site AutoSlash. I certainly didn’t until about 2 years ago. Now I use the site to make all my car rental reservations. AutoSlash is an awesome website that tracks your car rental reservations for price drops.  You can utilize it two ways, either [...]

July 7, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0