5 Great European Hotels to Book With Hyatt Points

Now that the sign-up bonus on the Chase Sapphire Preferred card has increased to 50,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points after completing the minimum spending requirements, you can get more Big Travel with Small Money than before.

This includes award nights at top-tier Hyatt hotels in Europe in the best locations worth over ~$1,000!

I’ve always said the best use of Chase Ultimate Rewards points is to transfer them to travel partners!


Heading to Vienna?  Stay in the Luxurious Park Hyatt Vienna With Your Chase Ultimate Rewards Points or Hyatt Free Night Certificates

Of course, you still get 2 free nights at ANY Hyatt hotel when you sign-up for the Chase Hyatt card after meeting the minimum spending.

I’ll show you 5 top European hotels to experience with your Hyatt points!

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Chase Sapphire Preferred or Citi ThankYou Premier? Which Is the Better Card for You?

Now that the sign-up bonus on the Chase Sapphire Preferred has increased to 50,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points after meeting minimum spending requirements, it’s a good time to look at how this card stacks up against cards with a similar bonus.

The Citi ThankYou Premier also has a 50,000 point sign-up bonus, and both cards have a lot in common.

So which card is better for you?  As always, it depends on your travel goals and how you like to use your points!


Apples or…Cupcakes? Deciding Between the Chase Sapphire Preferred and Citi ThankYou Premier Might Not Be Such an Obvious Choice! ;)

Let’s compare the cards and see how both can get you Big Travel with Small Money!

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How to Get the Most Out of Million Mile Secrets

Looking for something on Million Mile Secrets and having trouble finding it?

There’s a lot of terrific information here that can help you turn your travel dreams into a reality!

I’ll highlight ways to use the site that you may have missed.

How To Get The Most Out Of Million Mile Secrets

On the Lookout for the Best Deals and Tips for Big Travel With Small Money? I’ll Show You How to Find Your Way Around Million Mile Secrets

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Blog Giveaway: $1,000 in Hotel Credits From StaySmarter!

I’ve written about how StaySmarter’s hotel booking tools like StayFaster, StayDreamer, and StayAtHand can help you quickly compare and book paid stays.

And now, the kind folks at StaySmarter have graciously offered $1,000 in hotel credits to give away!  Each week through December 26, 2015, 1 lucky Million Mile Secrets reader will win a $200 credit to use towards their next hotel stay.

Blog Giveaway 1,000 In Hotel Credits From StaySmarter

We’re Giving Away $1,000 in Hotel Credits for the Holiday Season!

What I really like about these tools is your booking goes into the hotel’s reservation system.  So you’ll still earn points for your stay and you can take advantage of elite status perks like free breakfast.

Plus, whether you win or not, when you create a StayFaster account using promotional code “Million Mile Secrets” and enter the same code again when you book your stay, you’ll earn cash back.

You’ll earn 10% cash back on your 1st hotel booking with StayFaster, plus 6% cash back on all other stays through January 31, 2016.

Note:   Hotels that don’t qualify for this promotion will have “Not Eligible for Promotions” at the top of each room description.

Find out how you can enter to win this week’s prize!

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iPad Mini Winner!

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Thanks to everyone who participated in the iPad Mini Instagram giveaway!

iPad Mini Winner

Are You the Winner of a New iPad Mini?

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