One of the few times I’ve been charged a resort fee and I felt like it was justified.. (looking at you Las Vegas). Make sure to put the Marriott Beach Resort Wailea on the top of your Maui list, especially if you have Marriott or SPG points. Paradise Maui truly is everything your friends […]Read more "Marriott Beach Resort Wailea – Maui, Hawaii – Stay for Only 13,333 SPG Points per Night"
I know how depressing it can be when you are ready to redeem your miles only to find out you don’t have enough. Well if you are short on United miles and don’t have Chase Ultimate Rewards to send over, here are some ways to redeem them. Asia You can fly non-stop in Northern Asia […]Read more "Only Have 10,000 United Miles? Here are Some Award Flights For You"
What is better than flying across the country in first class for 5,000 miles one-way? Hmm, not much comes to mind. Booking Alaska Airlines has a loophole that allows you to layover in a city that a ticketing system would never allow. We booked Portland, Oregon to San Francisco, seems like a quick 90 […]Read more "We Flew From Portland to Boston for only 5,000 Alaska Miles and Were Upgraded to First Class – Trick"
Whenever I tell people I travel for free I usually get this response, “well, food and drink isn’t free when you are traveling”. While on a three-hour layover in Portland, we did “travel” for free, and then some. PDX – Portland, OR Portland airport is a great exception when it comes to the Priority […]Read more "How We Scored $143 Worth of Free Food, Drink and Snacks Using Priority Pass – Portland"
Getting excited over a category 1 SPG property may seem rather silly, but color me impressed. We stayed one night at the Sheraton Ambassador Monterrey hotel in downtown and would certainly do it again. Location Centrally located in downtown, you are just a few minutes walk to the Macroplaza. There you will find a Neptune […]Read more "Sheraton Ambassador Monterrey – The Best Category 1 Sheraton Property Yet"
Sometimes you need to take a step back to realize just how crazy you’ve become. It may have started after your first credit card bonus, your first error-fare booking, or the first time you flew business class for free. Whatever caused you to go off the deep-end, here are a few ways to know you’ve […]Read more "Five Ways You Know You are a Miles and Points Addict"
If you want to experience a lot of business class for little points, this post is for you. I too like to sit up front and experience what each airline has to offer for as long as possible. Using Points to Fly Of course I would never use my hard-earned cash on this $8,000 flight, […]Read more "Trip Review: 15 Hours in Japan Airlines Business Class For 25,000 Miles + $65"