Month: June 2015

Flight Review: Etihad First Class Washington DC Dulles (IAD) – Abu Dhabi (AUH)

Etihad First Class IAD-AUH

After a great time in the Etihad Lounge it was time to board our flight to Abu Dhabi!! I had been excited about this flight for … Read More!

Lounge Review: Etihad First and Business Class Lounge Washington DC Dulles (IAD)

After a great stay at the Park Hyatt Washington DC it was time to head on the real adventure and start our trek to Abu Dhabi!  For this trip we … Read More!

Hotel Review: Park Hyatt Washington DC

Park Hyatt Washington DC

So this is the first of many reviews during this trip report where I gush about how wonderful Park Hyatts are!  As I said in the … Read More!

Park Hyatt Honeymoon: Introduction (DC, Abu Dhabi, Maldives and LA)


As many of you know I recently got back from my awesome honeymoon with my new wife, Katie!  We stayed in some awesome hotels and were able … Read More!

Let’s Break It Down: Tokyo/Seoul 2015

Let’s Break It Down: Tokyo/Seoul 2015

Now that we have talked about all the awesome aspects of our trip we will breakdown the actually cost in points/miles and cash.  We … Read More!

Hotel Review: New York Marriott Marquis Times Square

Let’s recap where we left on the last post. On NYC business trip #1, I stayed at the Residence Inn New York Manhattan/Central Park.

Now it’s time for trip … Read More!

Hotel Review: Residence Inn New York Manhattan/Central Park

In the past month I’ve taken two separate business trips to NYC. I’ve learned a lot about the city, having only previously been there on a few 1-2 day trips.… Read More!