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Five Star Travel w/out the Five Star Price

🌟 Do you want Five Star travel w/out paying for a Five Star price? One sure way is to sign up for reward programs!

🌟 Need more information about reward programs? TripIt offers some wonderful information: How to Make the Most Out of your Travel Rewards Programs

🌟 One of my favorite hotel program is Hyatt‘s! I have been a Diamond member for years. I just stayed recently at the beautiful Jamaica...

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Monterey Bay Travel Tips

🌟 Flights: Arrive/Depart from the Monterey Regional Airport. It is a small quaint airport, that is a quick 5 minute drive to hotels and restaurants. I found the prices to fly into MRY to be about the same as flying into Oakland or San Jose airport which is a long drive to get to Monterey. Airlines that fly to MRY include: American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Allegiant Airlines and United. If...

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Harrah’s Lake Tahoe

I was attending a concert at the hotel and decided, for convenience, to stay here. I usually do not like staying at Casino hotels. I am usually concerned about the smoke and just overall cleanliness and upkeep of the hotels, even when they rate four stars. However, Harrah’s was a pleasant surprise. The room was quite nice and, though there was smoke in the Casino, the filtration system in the r...

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5 Star Romance Tip – Pack a Picnic

Pack a picnic to enjoy with that special someone! ❤️

Here is the picnic that I set up on the beautiful 17 mile drive in Monterey.

I set this up on the beach complete with Champagne, glasses, small cooler w/ice, and of course plenty of hershey chocolate kisses! 😍

5 Star Tip: Don’t forget to bring a champagne topper that will keep your bubbles, bubbly.

It can get quite chilly toward sunset, s...

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Lone Eagle Grille

I made reservations here for a party of four to celebrate my husband’s birthday. We have had drinks here several times over the years when staying at the Hyatt Regency. The views are so beautiful that I specifically wanted to have a dinner celebration with a window table that overlooked the lake. I made reservations well in advance and spoke with the concierge at the hotel, as well, to insure t...

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