Las Vegas

A 3-night trip in Las Vegas on 12/25 trying to use various hotel credits and status benefits. We had a couple of goals: Around the time I got to planning this in September, MGM was recovering from their major hacking incident. For about a week you couldn’t book their hotels from their website, they were […]

Kona, Big Island, Hawaii

Stacy & Danielle’s Wedding

UCSD Martin Johnson House

Hyatt Regency Newport Beach

My parents came from PerĂº to Los Angeles for our wedding, and as they were planning to stay for a week afterwards, I thought this could be time spent relaxing together and catching up. We booked the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach with Chase points, and asked our in-laws for help with a Guest of Honor […]

Newport Beach Trip