About Ric Garrido

Ric Garrido of Monterey, California started Loyalty Traveler in 2006 for traveler education on hotel and air travel, primarily using frequent flyer and frequent guest loyalty programs for bargain travel. Loyalty Traveler joined BoardingArea.com in 2008.

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May202022

Amsterdam hotels with Hyatt points

Amsterdam is a multicultural city and attracts travelers from around the world. I find it to be one of the most comfortable cities in the world for living. My opinion of Amsterdam is highly favorable after staying in the city hundreds of cumulative nights through one and two week trips to Amsterdam over the past…

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May192022

Record high U.S. hotel rates April 2022

All-time record hotel rates across the USA were booked in April 2022 taking the average daily rate (ADR) to $149.90 per room night, according to industry data reports from STR. This is a 14% increase in room rate compared to pre-pandemic April 2019. Some other data points in recent STR hotel industry recovery news. Occupancy…

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May192022

Comfort Inn Anaheim Resort review

Comfort Inn Anaheim Resort is one of five Choice Hotels in Anaheim, California – home to Disneyland. This is the highest rated of the five Anaheim Choice hotels on TripAdvisor at 4.3 of 5 and ranked #44 of 128 hotels in Anaheim. Keep in mind the Comfort Inn hotel is not a resort, just in…

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