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"
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"
Ask any travel and points-guru and they’ll tell you how much they love their Alaska Airlines miles. Not only can you redeem your Alaska miles to book award flights on some of the highest-rated airlines in the world, their routing and stopover rules are excellent. Routing rules? Yep, every travel rewards program, such as Alaska’s […]Read more "Could This Be The Best Redemption of 25,000 Alaska Airlines Miles? 15 Hours of Lie-Flat Business Class Suites"
It’s been a while, I haven’t signed up for a new credit card in about seven – whole – weeks. What better time than the present? I signed up for nice batch of credit cards in April, you can read about the results here. In my latest AppORama I tried to take things a little easier. Here […]Read more "Here are the Results of My Latest Batch of New Credit Cards – 120,000 Points/Miles – Churn"
There are very few people I run into who don’t aspire to travel to Europe at some point. And who can blame them, there is so much amazing culture, sights, and food to be experienced. Unless you can find a smoking deal or an error fare, a typical round-trip to Europe is going to be in […]Read more "These are the Best Award Options to get to Europe Using Points (under 30k one-way)"
Before you step-foot into the miles world, these tools will help point you in the right direction. Some points or miles can be tough to redeem depending on your travel style or preferred destinations. That’s why it is key to have a plan of redemption before you start racking up the points. Types of points: Airline […]Read more "These are the Two Tools You Need BEFORE You Start Earning Miles"
Every quarter our friends over at IHG release a narrow list of properties called PointBreaks. The beauty is that these hotels can be booked for just 5,000 IHG points per night. The standard rate for many of these hotels is typically 15,000-25,000 per night. The list is not live yet, but check back HERE often […]Read more "New List of IHG PointBreaks Hotels That Can be Booked for Just 5,000 Points Per Night! – Some Hotels Sell Out Quickly"