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How I Got The Presidential Suite At The Hyatt Clearwater Florida


This Presidential Suite is more like a beach front condo than a suite. The last time I stayed at the Hyatt Regency Clearwater Resort and Spa I was upgraded to a huge Gulf Front Suite. That room was large, but the Presidential Suite is larger. On a long weekend trip to Tampa, we decided to head over…

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Move Over Burt Reynolds, Wyndham Grand is Coming

For many years Jupiter, Florida was a sleepy beach town, nestled in the northernmost portion of Palm Beach County. While many of America’s wealthiest, had second homes on “The Island”, they were mostly of old money and lived in quiet obscurity. They blended in with the natives, dawning shorts and sandals while dining on the…

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Crystal Clearwater – Gulf Front Suite At Hyatt Regency

Our first trip with Baby Flyer was a success. Not because we were upgraded to a two bedroom Gulf Front suite on a points reservation, but because we were able to spend time with family and reconnect. But the two bedroom Gulf Frontsuite, complimentary Diamond breakfasts and great weather certainly helped. From before we arrived to…

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Captivating Captiva Island, Florida – South Seas Plantation Review Part II and III

In a recent post, I highlighted our family vacation to Captiva, FL. In this post I will follow up with the overall amenities of South Seas Island Resort and our choices of dining. When choosing our condo at South Seas, we found this link very helpful, it provides a feel for where all the amenities…

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Captivating Captiva Island, Florida – South Seas Plantation Review Part I

We recently had a big family vacation to Captiva, FL and decided to go to South Seas Island Resort. Mrs. Weekly Flyer searched on VRBO for a unit for our family to rent for the week and after a lot of debate decided on a unit that was privately owned at the Land’s End units within…

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Tropical Storm Debby Floods Florida – Kayaking On Bayshore Pics

The storm over Florida, Debby, is only a Tropical Storm, but it is unleashing havoc over the sunshine state. Just look at these pictures showing the flooding on Bayshore Blvd in Tampa Florida. Who would have thought you could to take a kayak out for a paddle on Bayshore? The weather.com reports show the storm…

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Captiva Island Florida

We just returned from a trip to Captiva Island Florida. Captiva is a fantastic island off the coast of Fort Myers Florida with great beaches. Here is a picture of the sunset from Mad Hatter restaurant.We sat right next to Willard Scott who owns a property on the island. It was easy to recognize with…

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