Tag: Doubletree

Hotel Reviews: Park Plaza Victoria Amsterdam and Doubletree Amsterdam Centraal Station

This is part 13 in a series about my summer 2017 trip, which took me to Norway, the Netherlands, and Malta.  You can read an overview of the trip here. My plans for accommodations in Amsterdam went through several iterations, including Airbnb, one night at the new Hyatt Regency, one night at the new Kimpton
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Hotel Review: The Disappointing DoubleTree Queenstown

This is part 10 in a series about my November 2016 trip to New Zealand, booked off a $215 mistake fare. I’ve explained before why Hilton HHonors is pretty much the worst loyalty program.  Being a Diamond member for the past year has pretty much been no better than being a Gold, and I’ve started to
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My Aruba Mileage Run Begins: Delta LGA-CVG Trip Report and the Doubletree Cincinnati Airport Review, or One Night in Kentucky

Delta Flt. 995 New York-LaGuardia to Cincinnati, MD-88, Domestic First Sched. Dep. LGA 4:55pm, Actual Dep. 4:48pm Sched. Arr. CVG 7:21pm, Actual Arr. 7:10pm As discussed here, I decided to spend the last weekend of the year requalifying for Delta Gold Medallion status.  The difference between Silver and Gold Medallion is huge, and I found
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