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Tag: Passing the GUC

Le Meridien Maldives Resort & Spa Bottom Line Review

Le Meridien Maldives Resort & Spa: Guide & Review

Marriott's Le Meridien Maldives Resort & Spa opened September 1st 2021.  Just 10 days later, Nick and I visited the resort for a brief...
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The GUC stops here: Our incredible adventure

While I'm writing this post, Nick and I are on the final leg of our whirlwind GUC adventure.  As a reminder, "GUC" rhymes with...
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Latest News from Passing the GUC: From the dog house to the delft house...

Nothing says "welcome home" like the tiny dutch houses they give out on KLM business class flights. With these houses earning Nick 15K points...
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How Nick booked activities – and why he’d hesitate to use Viator again

Over the past week, Greg and I have had a blast on our Passing the GUC trip and done some awesome activities. I stacked...
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Formula 1 racing experience in Abu Dhabi

As part of our whirlwind trip to the UAE and beyond, Nick booked us into the Formula YAS 3000 driving experience in Abu Dhabi. ...
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Prince Suite at the Grand Hyatt Dubai: amazing use of Hyatt points

Greg and I spent the past two nights at the Grand Hyatt Dubai. I booked the Prince Suite, a suite that was available at...
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My experience applying a Ritz Club Upgrade Certificate

Chase's Ritz-Carlton credit card is one of my favorite ultra-premium cards.  For $450 per year, the card offers an annual free night certificate good...
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How we used our Delta Global Upgrade Certificates to fly business class on Air...

Last night, Greg and I flew from Washington, D.C. to Paris on Air France in business class and by the time you read this...
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Greg & Nick fly away… The GUC trip begins!

We are outa here!  This morning, I'm on my way to Washington Dulles Airport to meet up with Nick so that we can begin...
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Searching for Delta Global Upgrade Certificate space on KLM (and Air France)

At the beginning of the year, Greg announced that he would be Passing the GUC. In short, I persuaded Greg to use his Delta...
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A dream global upgrade trip around the world

Last month, Greg announced that he is passing the GUC. That is to say that Greg is giving me the use of his Delta...
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Upgrading Air France with Delta Global Upgrade Certificates may be a tough task

Last month, Greg announced that he is passing the GUC. That is to say that he is giving me use of Delta upgrade certificates...
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Passing the GUC: Greg gives global upgrades to Nick… with a catch

Alright Nick.  You asked for it and here it is: Two Global Upgrade Certificates (GUCs) just for you.  But there's a catch.  You have...

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