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Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay – Grounds and Activities

During the winter, the Hot Chocolate Bar is a must. The bar offers all sorts of condiments and toppings for a steaming hot cup of chocolate. My favorite was adding whipped cream, nuts, and some sprinkles. I noticed several people being quite creative in their choice of toppings. They offer some adult beverage additives as well.

Oyster Bar:

The Oyster Bar was located near the beautiful p...

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Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill’s Pool and Gym – Stay in shape the Hyatt way!

When staying at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill while looking to maintain a fitness routine, you will certainly be pleased by their StayFit™ Gym. This hotel has an outstanding work out room and pool. The gym boasts a sky lit indoor lap pool, plenty of equipment, large expansive space, and locker rooms.

The gym and workout area is quite expansive. With tall ceilings and large ...

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$200 Uber credit with the American Express Platinum Card!

One of the new perks for American Express Platinum card members is the $200 credit for Uber. It is a great savings. and there are some easy, but important steps, to be taken in order to claim the $200 annually.

Love the “Black Car” option! Always5Star way to get around town!

Download the Uber app and Register your card:

When American Express Platinum card members register their card ...

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Hornblower Luxury Yacht Cruises Long Beach, California

Have you ever dreamed of cruising on a luxury yacht?

Hornblower luxury yacht docked at Long Beach Harbor

The Hornblower Cruises and Events is a great way to accomplish this goal. The cruise line is now offering cruises from the Long Beach Harbor. The harbor area is beautiful and cruising offers fantastic views of the famous Queen Mary, lighthouse, Shoreline Village, as well the city ...

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Hyatt Regency Tyson Corner Center

Hyatt Regency Tyson Corner Center will surprise you!

I travel often to Washington D.C. and I have had the opportunity to stay at luxury five star hotels. I had heard there was a fairly new Hyatt hotel (opened in 2015) that was located in Tyson Corner. I am currently a Hyatt “Globalist” and was seeking a hotel where I could use my status and points to maximize a stay to an Always 5 Star level...

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#5StarTip🌟: How to turn your cell phone camera into a valuable travel resource

🌟 How many times have you received a valet ticket and couldn’t find it when it was time to get your car?

🌟 How many times did you forget where your car was parked, especially at a large airport parking lot?

It has happened enough times to me that I knew I needed to find a solution. Recently, I noticed, after parking my car at the LAX airport, a woman taking out her phone and snapping a pictu...

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