Double Duty Daddy

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

How The New Amex Policy Impacts Families

If you’ve heard me rave about Amex Centurion lounges, it’s because they are awesome. I actually try to get to the airport within 45-60 minutes of boarding my flight to enjoy a chef-inspired meal and a massage for free at the Amex Centurion lounge in MIA. One of the beloved perks of the [...]

March 9, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

The Credit Card Perk I’ll Miss The Most

Last year I was approved for the Citi Prestige and at the time, was one of the most exciting cards to hit the market. Being a Citi Prestige cardholder meant being able to play three free rounds of golf per calendar year at over 2,400 public and private courses worldwide. That’s six free [...]

March 6, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0

How Credit Card Applications Impact Your Credit

As someone who relies primarily on credit cards to fund vacations for my family, I’m constantly monitoring my credit score through Credit Karma and Credit Sesame. Almost instantly after I apply for a new credit card, the hard inquiry on my credit from the credit card issuer appears on the mentioned websites and [...]

March 1, 2017 DD Daddy Posts 0