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Hotel Review: Conrad New York City

Review Conrad New York City Overview & Pricing The Conrad New York  is a 5 star hotel located in lower Manhattan’s scenic Battery Park City neighborhood. The hotel is located a block from the Hudson River with stunning views from many rooms and sits right in front of a towering shopping mall with [...]

May 8, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

IHG Accelerate 2017 Promo

IHG Accelerate 2017 Q2 Offer IHG is back with their latest version of the Accelerate promotion for stays between May 15 and August 31  where you can earn lots of extra points. For those not too familiar, this promotion gives numerous targeted offers to IHG members. I’ve got the co-branded [...]

April 27, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

How I Saved 51% Off My Disney Cruise!

Everyone knows Disney Cruises are pricey and normally cost a bit more than other cruise lines like Royal Caribbean, Carnival and Norwegian. The verdict is out on whether the higher cost is justified but those that have been on a Disney cruise before gush excessively about their experience. Besides paying for the Disney name and brand [...]

April 22, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 4

Did You Know? U.S. Airlines Offer Free 24 Hour Cancellation Policy

You may find an incredible flight deal and want to book it but you first have to consult with your significant other to make sure the date and time works. A few hours later, you go to book the flight and you notice the price went up significantly. NOW you’ve [...]

April 18, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 2

Review: Japan Airlines First Class B777-300ER

On the evening I discovered that I was going to become a father (shocking twins news came later), I was discussing our flight options for our anticipated Japan trip with my wife. That trip was abruptly put on hold once we found out we were expecting TWO. Fast forward 3 years [...]

April 12, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

Thoughts From A Flight Attendant

Let’s face it, at one point in your life you’ve wondered about the job of a flight attendant. Do they love it? Does it get old after a while? Are they fearful of flying so much? Do they get homesick from staying at hotels all the time? Ever wonder what flight [...]

March 30, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

7 Tips To Booking Cheaper Flights

Sometimes I’m so deep into my own mind that I forget to share the basics of travel hacking. Often friends ask “help me find a cheap flight” to a particular destination, to which my usual reply is something like “it doesn’t work that way” or “ok I’ll help but I [...]

March 27, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 2

Activating Lounge Access With The Chase Sapphire Reserve

The Chase Sapphire Reserve Card (CSR) is the new heavy hitter card in the points and miles world. I’ve gone over some of the benefits of the CSR in a previous blog post here. One of the major perks  of the card is a Priority Pass membership, which allows you and [...]

March 22, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

Global Entry Giveaway

Global Entry is amazing! Once you apply and are accepted, you can cut the immigration and customs lines every time you enter the United States for five years. Plus when you add the “Known Traveler ID” aka your personalized Global Entry ID number, you customarily will get TSA Precheck, which allows you [...]

March 16, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Orlando

  We decided to stay at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando this past weekend. This is our fourth time visiting this property and each time we’ve been lucky to stay in Room #1240, one of few junior suites with a private enormous terrace. To sum it up, WOW. [...]

March 13, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0