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  • newMeet Signia, Hilton’s Newest Hotel Brand
    Hilton has just announced the details of their latest hotel brand, called Signia Hilton. This is the second brand they've launched in the past few months, as in October 2018 Hilton announced the details of Motto by Hilton, which they described as an…
    - 8 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 10:58pm -
  • newQatar Airways’ “Revolutionary” Economy — Coming (Very) Soon?
    We've seen a ton of innovation from airlines when it comes to their premium cabin products. From onboard showers in first class to suites with doors in business class, flying is better than ever before for those in the pointy end of the plane.Qatar…
    - 10 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 8:25pm -
  • newReview: Air Tahiti ATR 72 Economy Papeete To Bora Bora
    This installment will cover our Air Tahiti flights between Papeete and Bora Bora. Note that Air Tahiti is the only airline operating inter-island flights in Tahiti, and they're also not associated with Air Tahiti Nui, which is rather annoying.As men…
    - 12 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 7:03pm -
  • newBritish Airways Deal: Save $100 By Redeeming 5,000 Avios
    British Airways has a solid offer right now where those looking to book an economy or premium economy ticket can potentially save some money. British Airways always lets you redeem some Avios towards the cost of a revenue ticket to bring the cash cos…
    - 13 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 6:03pm -
  • newAir Europa Reveals New 787 Business Class
    Spain-based Air Europa is a SkyTeam airline that doesn't get all that much attention, though the airline operates quite a few longhaul flights. Their widebody fleet includes:-- 12 A330s, 10 of which are A330-200s, and two of which are A330-300s-- 1…
    - 14 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 5:02pm -
  • newMarriott’s Sneaky Award Hold Fees
    Well, we almost made it through the week without another hit from Marriott Bonvoy (ugh, I'm still not used to typing that word). In the latest round of "What did Marriott do now?" it looks like certain properties are starting to charge massive credit…
    - 15 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 4:03pm -
  • newNorwegian Plane Finally Leaving Iran After 2+ Months
    On December 14, 2018, a Norwegian Boeing 737 MAX 8 bound from Dubai to Oslo diverted to Shiraz, Iran. This diversion was due to an engine issue, and as usual, in a situation like that the priority is to get the plane on the ground as quickly and safe…
    - 16 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 3:03pm -
  • newWhen Do Marriott Bonvoy Credit Card 15 Elite Nights Post?
    We recently saw the introduction of the Marriott Bonvoy program, and to go along with this, we've seen quite a few benefit changes, including to Marriott's co-branded credit cards.One of the great benefit of several co-branded Marriott Cards is that…
    - 17 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 2:03pm -
  • newDelta Reveals A330-900neo Configuration & Seatmap
    Delta has quite a few widebody aircraft on order, including A350-900s and A330-900neos.The airline started taking delivery of A350-900s over a year ago, and now has about half of the 25 planes that have been ordered in their fleet.Meanwhile the air…
    - 18 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 1:03pm -
  • new9 More Airlines Join TSA Pre-Check, Including EVA, JAL, TAP, And More
    TSA Pre-Check is one of the innovations that has made the air travel experience in the US a bit more pleasant. Those eligible for Pre-Check enjoy expedited security screening, where they don’t have to take off their shoes, or take their liquids out…
    - 19 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 11:55am -

The Frequent Miler

  • newBitcoin gift cards now available for sale (get $100 for $99)
    There is a new “Bitcoin Gift Card” available for sale digitally in the US. It is essentially a gift card you can redeem with a website for Bitcoin, which could be interesting for those who have been unwilling to provide bank account info to excha…
    - 15 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 4:02pm -
  • newThe New Wyndham Rewards: Everything We Know So Far & What You Need To Do
    Wyndham Rewards recently announced some fundamental changes to how many points you’ll need to redeem for free nights. They’re saying farewell to flat rate award nights and welcoming back category levels. They also announced some other changes reg…
    - 19 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 11:39am -
  • Google Fi gift cards better than expected
    Google Fi has begun sending out emails with travel gift cards from the incredible November promotion (see: [DEAD] WOW! Get a Google Fi phone & travel gift card worth the phone’s price). I received my gift card email earlier this evening, and it tur…
    - 1 day ago Feb 22, 2019, 3:57am -
  • New Spirit Mastercard offer: 30K +$100 after $500 total purchases in 3 months
    There’s a new 30K miles + $100 statement credit offer out on the Spirit Airlines World Mastercard from Bank of America. While the cheapest “off-peak” flights may be difficult to find, those who have a use for Spirit miles can get decent value…
    - 1 day ago Feb 21, 2019, 11:06pm -
  • Potential 12% back in fuel rewards on VGCs this week at Giant Eagle
    Giant Eagle grocery stores have what looks like an amazing promo starting today: earn 20c in Fuelperks for every $50 you spend on all Travel, Auto, and Anywhere category gift cards. As you can see below, the example images include Visa and Masterca…
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 6:19pm -
  • Free stopovers on one-way awards w/ Alaska [Sweet-spot spotlight]
    Today’s sweet spot spotlight is on Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan since they offer a free stopover on one-way award tickets, which can be a great deal when you want to reach two destinations. Sweet spot spotlight: The short story: Alaska Airlines…
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 12:45am -
  • Free night (8K points) after 2 stays w/ Choice Hotels
    Choice Privileges is out with its latest promotion: complete 2 stays, get 1 free night. That’s not quite as good as it sounds yet at the same time may be better than it sounds depending on your perspective and use for Choice points since you’ll…
    - 3 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 6:19pm -
  • Happy hour: $5 off food from 5pm-6pm today (2/20/19)
    Chase Pay is once again offering a “happy hour” today from 5pm-6pm local time (Wednesday, 2/20/19). If you use Chase Pay to order ahead or pay at a restaurant with a QR code between 5pm-6pm local time, you can get $5 off (while supplies last). Th…
    - 3 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 2:25pm -
  • In one fell swoop, Ebates shakes up portal and credit card rewards
    Last week Ebates quietly introduced a new feature to their portal.  New members can now sign up to earn Membership Rewards points rather than cash back.  That alone is huge news.  However, Doctor of Credit points out that this change also means th…
    - 3 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 11:39am -
  • Save 20% & Earn Credit Card Rewards On M life Slot Play
    If you’ve ever wondered if it’s possible to earn credit card rewards when gambling in Las Vegas or Atlantic City, it turns out the answer is – to a certain extent – yes. TravelZork has shared the details of how to do this. Not only can you ea…
    - 3 days ago Feb 19, 2019, 9:03pm -

The Flight Deal

The Free-quent Flyer

  • Four use cases for Hilton credit card spend
    Lately I’ve been mulling a series of posts by Nick Reyes over at Frequent Miler about the relative value of earning Hilton Honors points directly through credit card spend, versus purchasing them for 0.5 cents each during Hilton’s periodic point…
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 10:59am -
  • Top-tier Hilton properties eligible for the Aspire resort credit
    Thanks to lifecycle effects I haven’t taken as many sprawling international vacations as I did when my life was governed by the academic calendar, which has had the ancillary effect of nudging me towards somewhat more luxurious travel plans. To giv…
    - 26 days ago Jan 28, 2019, 10:59am -
  • Even more Hilton Honors IT nonsense
    Back in September, 2018, Robert Dwyer wrote at Milenomics about all the real and potential problems you might encounter redeeming Hilton Honors free weekend night certificates. Having re-read that post, I thought I was locked, loaded, and ready to re…
    - 31 days ago Jan 23, 2019, 10:59am -
  • The Hilton Honors Ascend American Express Priority Pass Membership "Year"
    Unlimited access to the Priority Pass network of airport lounges, which was long an afterthought compared to airline lounges and, more recently, the superb American Express Centurion lounges, has quietly become an impressive benefit of many super-pre…
    - 35 days ago Jan 18, 2019, 7:55pm -
  • East Coast Alaska Airlines companion fare strategies
    As I mentioned last week, In order to get to Maui and back I stitched together 3 legs using a single Alaska Airlines companion ticket. While folks on the West Coast are probably familiar with Alaska and their companion ticket, now that the merger wit…
    - 36 days ago Jan 17, 2019, 9:48pm -
  • Quick hit: when are you eligible for your first Hilton Honors Aspire American Express resort credit?
    I started writing this blog because I was frustrated by how imprecise and inaccurate the mainstream travel hacking bloggers I was reading at the time were. In some ways that situation has gotten a lot worse, as credit card affiliate blogs have consol…
    - 43 days ago Jan 11, 2019, 10:59am -
  • The great, good, weird, and apologetic about the Grand Wailea, a Waldorf Astoria Resort
    What a week! I bring you alohas (that means “hello”) from Maui, the second largest island in the state of Hawaii (or as the locals call it, “the aloha state”). As a reminder, I organized this trip as a belated honeymoon taking advantage of a…
    - 45 days ago Jan 9, 2019, 10:59am -
  • Do this now: link your JetBlue and Delta accounts to Lyft
    Last month I wrote about Lyft’s partnership with the Ebates app, which allows you to earn $1 in Ebates cash back each time you start a Lyft booking through the Ebates app. It struck me at the time, and still strikes me, as a bit silly, but it works…
    - 66 days ago Dec 18, 2018, 10:04pm -
  • An annoying (but probably good) change to Visa gift cards from
    Like most (all?) travel hackers, I consider flexible Chase Ultimate Rewards points to be the most valuable currency for hotels (World of Hyatt) and award tickets (United Mileage Plus and Southwest Rapid Rewards), and even find myself redeeming them f…
    - 71 days ago Dec 13, 2018, 7:22pm -
  • Everyone's a Radisson thinkfluencer now
    Radisson Rewards seems to have hired a new marketing agency, and they’re trying to make a splash. Last week I got a funny e-mail from an “Associate” at Wye Communications, that began:“I’ve been keeping up with your [coverage / blog posts /…
    - 79 days ago Dec 5, 2018, 8:06pm -

Well Traveled Mile

  • Best Hiking Watch Under $100 – Our Top Budget Outdoor Watch Picks
    Choosing the best hiking watch under $100 can be a bit difficult if you’re new to this type of gear. While many watches have great features, there are several other important factors that can affect the quality of your hiking watch. Some watches ha…
    - 36 days ago Jan 18, 2019, 5:09am -
  • Bose QC25 vs QC35 II Headphones: What Are the Best Noise Cancelling Headphones?
    Weighing up the Bose QC25 vs QC35 II Headphones, both noise canceling earphones can vie for the tag ‘best Bose headphones’. If music is food for the soul, then the noise canceling headphones QC35, QC35II, and QC25 equally epitomize the adage. As…
    - 39 days ago Jan 15, 2019, 6:52am -
  • Best Commuter Backpacks for Work, Cycling and City Life
    Here are the best commuter backpacks to help you survive getting back and forth on your daily grind. If you commute to work every day, you probably already know the importance of a great backpack. The ideal commuter backpack is comfortable, spacious…
    - 41 days ago Jan 13, 2019, 4:13am -
  • Polypropylene vs Polycarbonate vs ABS Luggage: What’s the Best Luggage Material?
    There are three main types of hardside luggage materials to consider. These choices include polypropylene vs polycarbonate vs ABS Luggage — all of which have their advantages and disadvantages. Apart from what it’s made from, when choosing which…
    - 54 days ago Dec 30, 2018, 9:10pm -
  • Lojel Luggage Review: Everything You Need To Know Before Buying
    Simple luggage that still looks great and can last through any type of adventure can be hard to find. Luckily, there are a few brands out there that have created just these types of luggage sets. That’s why we’ve created out Lojel Luggage Review,…
    - 54 days ago Dec 30, 2018, 8:08pm -
  • Best Pocket Knife Sharpener – Getting the Sharpest Knife Edge
    If you are in the market for the best pocket knife sharpener, read through the following reviews to compare some of the top brands and see which one will work best for you. Depending on the type of knives you will be sharpening, some products might b…
    - 54 days ago Dec 30, 2018, 7:05pm -
  • Muck vs Bogs Boots – Comparison of the Best Rain Boots
    Wet socks – no one likes them, and it can be hard to avoid them if you don’t have the right footwear that keeps your feet dry. Here, we’ll discuss so of the best options including Muck vs Bogs boots, and what makes them the right choice for you…
    - 66 days ago Dec 19, 2018, 7:57am -
  • Best Binoculars Under $100 – Top Cheap Binoculars Picks
    Looking to purchase new binoculars on a budget, but not sure who to turn to for the best advice? This article breaks down everything you need to know for finding the best binoculars under $100. If you want to jump ahead, you can find our ranking of t…
    - 66 days ago Dec 19, 2018, 5:43am -
  • Revo Luggage Review: Detailed Buying Guide & Suitcase Comparison
    There are so many choices out there when it comes to luggage. Oftentimes, they are very expensive, which is fine for the traveling businessman who will get his money’s worth. But for the occasional traveler, it can be quite the sticker shock. Someo…
    - 68 days ago Dec 17, 2018, 2:44am -
  • Hiking vs Trekking: What’s Are The Differences?
    Hiking vs Trekking can be a bit confusing sometimes. The terms are thrown around loosely due to their similarity. Backpacking is yet another term that can be used for hiking vs trekking. The main difference with backpacking is that you carry a lar…
    - 68 days ago Dec 16, 2018, 7:01pm -


  • Confessions of Delinquent Miles & Points Collectors: Part III
    By Amy M. Gardner and Keith R. Sbiral This is Part III of our series on how we used miles and points to make possible a 10 week, round-the-world trip in 2018.  If you missed Part I, you can check it out here. You can find Part II (on airlines) here.…
    - 5 days ago Feb 18, 2019, 4:37pm -
  • WOW….Get the Companion Pass Through 2019 via all Southwest Consumer Cards!
    Reminder: These offers expire tomorrow, February 11. I’m not sure if that means right when the date changes–it usually doesn’t–or at some point tomorrow, but if you were thinking about going for one of the Southwest cards to nail a Companion…
    - 12 days ago Feb 10, 2019, 9:53pm -
  • Confessions of Delinquent Miles & Points Collectors: Part II
    Welcome to Part II of a three part series about why and how Amy M. Gardner and Keith R. Sbiral planned a heavily subsidized 10 week round-the-world trip to 15 countries, thanks to the power of miles and points. We hope you take this story as inspirat…
    - 15 days ago Feb 8, 2019, 2:42am -
  • Confessions of Delinquent Miles & Points Collectors: Part I
    At the end of December, I sent out a request for reader contributions. I want to thank everyone who reached out to me in January with their ideas and stories. Your enthusiasm is inspiring! I am happy to say that I got enough of a response that I plan…
    - 21 days ago Feb 1, 2019, 9:33pm -
  • Choose Designated Airline for Amex Platinum by Today
    I’m bumping this up to the top of the blog roll as a reminder to make a change by TODAY. You must choose the designated airline for any Platinum card (including the Business Platinum), the American Express Gold (which comes with $100 incidental fee…
    - 23 days ago Jan 31, 2019, 4:54pm -
  • Top 10 Personal Credit Cards for Travel Rewards: January 2019
    There are a lot of reasons to collect miles and points. For free First Class flights and luxury hotel stays To travel to more countries than you could otherwise afford (like Norway, pictured above, where I traveled last July) To take your family on…
    - 24 days ago Jan 29, 2019, 7:35pm -
  • Capital One Spark Miles for Business 200k Bonus Dies Today
    This offer has expired. Instead, the Capital One® Spark® Miles for Business card now comes with 50,000 bonus Spark miles for spending $4,500 on purchases within first 3 months. The Capital One® Spark® Miles for Business card comes with a gi…
    - 26 days ago Jan 28, 2019, 3:46pm -
  • Fly Roundtrip to Japan in a Flat Bed for Just 90k Points
    Did you know that it only costs 90 to 95k Virgin Atlantic miles to fly All Nippon Airways Business Class between the United States and Japan? And only 110 to 120k to fly in ANA First Class? Those are roundtrip mileage prices. Not one way. To give you…
    - 26 days ago Jan 28, 2019, 4:45am -
  • Tuscany Trip Report: Part II
    I left off with my family and I driving south from Tuscany towards Pienza. Our route was scenic and not direct on purpose. You can take the highways to get places faster but why do so when half the enjoyment in this part of Italy are the drives? If y…
    - 31 days ago Jan 23, 2019, 1:57pm -
  • Top 10 Business Credit Cards for Travel Rewards: January 2019
    Applying for business credit cards is a great way to earn more miles and points than you already do, but many people don’t apply for business cards because they incorrectly believe they don’t qualify. You don’t need to have employees, nor does…
    - 32 days ago Jan 21, 2019, 7:00pm -

Frequent Flier

Travel is Free

  • What To Do When Your Passport (and credit cards) Are Stolen Traveling
    After 7 years of travel, Drew and I finally had a crash […]The post What To Do When Your Passport (and credit cards) Are Stolen Traveling appeared first on Travel is Free.
    - 6 days ago Feb 17, 2019, 5:34pm -
  • United Miles Award Maps
    This may not be as interesting as the Flying Blue Award […]The post United Miles Award Maps appeared first on Travel is Free.
    - 7 days ago Feb 15, 2019, 7:19pm -
  • Google Maps is THE Place to Save Travel Destinations
    Everyone who takes my advice and does this comes back a […]The post Google Maps is THE Place to Save Travel Destinations appeared first on Travel is Free.
    - 18 days ago Feb 4, 2019, 10:29pm -
  • Alaska Miles Award Charts and Award Map
    When going to make a new Alaska Miles Award Chart, I ra […]The post Alaska Miles Award Charts and Award Map appeared first on Travel is Free.
    - 25 days ago Jan 28, 2019, 11:48pm -

Frequent Flyer Bonuses

Million Mile Secrets

Nomadic Matt

  • The Top 5 Lesbian Travel Destinations in 2019
    Posted: 2/21/2019 | February 21st, 2019 We want to speak to a wide range of voices on this website so have added an LGBTQ column to talk about travel issues that are important some of our community members. This month, Dani, one of our LGBT columnist…
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 2:00pm -
  • Why You Shouldn’t Overlook the American South
    Posted: 2/18/2019 | February 18th, 2019 I love the South. Over the years, it has become one of my favorite parts of the United States. Before I went traveling, I always had this perception that the southern states were backward. They were filled with…
    - 5 days ago Feb 18, 2019, 2:30pm -
  • My 14 Favorite Hostels in London in 2019
    Posted: 2/18/2019 | February 18th, 2019 London is one of my recent favorite cities in the world. I always liked London but it wasn’t until I spent a few weeks there last summer that I fell in love with London. I didn’t want to leave. London is a…
    - 5 days ago Feb 18, 2019, 2:05pm -
  • My Top 12 Hostels in Lisbon in 2019
    Posted: 2/18/2019 | February 18th, 2019 Lisbon is known to have some of the best hostels in the world. There are more than 100 hostels in the city and its hostels are usually always at the top of all the “best hostels” lists. Year over year, they…
    - 5 days ago Feb 18, 2019, 2:00pm -
  • Announcement: Let’s Help Envision Take FLYTE
    Posted: 2/14/2019 | February 14th, 2019 As travelers, we constantly meet people from around the world and experience cultures and values different than our own. I think that is why we travelers tend to (generally) be more open-minded. We want to see…
    - 9 days ago Feb 14, 2019, 2:00pm -
  • 32 Random Facts About Me
    Updated: 02/13/2019 | February 13th, 2019 A few weeks ago I mentioned that this year I wanted to make the website more personal. Back in 2011, I wrote this post featuring some personal facts about my life. It was a window into non-travel me. Well, th…
    - 10 days ago Feb 13, 2019, 2:00pm -
  • How to Get Around Japan on a Budget
    Posted: 2/11/2019 | February 11th, 2019 I have a confession to make: I put off traveling to Japan until 2011 because I always thought it was too expensive. Everyone always told me Japan was one of the most expensive countries in the world. That was t…
    - 12 days ago Feb 11, 2019, 3:35pm -
  • Solo Female Travel: How to Get Over Your Fears
    Posted: 2/7/2019 | Febuary 7th, 2019 Kristin Addis from Be My Travel Muse writes our regular column on solo female travel. It’s an important topic I can’t adequately cover, so I brought in an expert to share her advice for other women travelers t…
    - 16 days ago Feb 7, 2019, 2:00pm -
  • 27 Free Things to do in Boston in 2019
    Posted: 2/4/2019 | Febuary 4th, 2019 Boston is the city of my birth. So, of course, I’m a diehard fan of the city. It holds a special place in my heart. Boston is a historic city with roots that stretch back to the founding of the country. To me, B…
    - 19 days ago Feb 4, 2019, 12:00pm -
  • Why I Still Stay in Hostels When I Travel
    Posted: 1/31/2019 | January 31st, 2019 People are always shocked when they find out I that I still stay in hostels. “Aren’t you too old for that?” “Why would you still want to do that?” “Don’t you actually make money? Are you still too…
    - 23 days ago Jan 31, 2019, 2:15pm -

The Hustle Blog

  • Using Miles to Get Myles Home: Tips on Lap Infant Award Tickets
    I haven’t written a post in FOREVER here, but I think this last trip calls for it. Long story short, some medical issues during our Philippines trip forced us to cancel and rebook our flight home within a day’s notice and I’m glad that my stock…
    - Jul 26, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • Is the Chase Sapphire Reserve Annual Fee Worth Paying Over the Preferred?
    The Chase Sapphire Reserve – Can’t ignore the talk of the town. Like I tell all my friends & coworkers, if any major bank is offering a signup bonus of 100,000 points, I’m 99% getting it. It’s a no brainer. Even at a high $450 annual fee (whi…
    - Sep 7, 2016, 12:00pm -
  • Trip Report: Korean Air 747-8i First Class ICN-JFK
    ICN (Seoul Incheon) – JFK (New York) KE 85 06/05/2016 Boeing 747-8i First Class Seats 1A, 1J Well this flight was a full-on treat. We haven’t been in long haul First Class in a few years so it was great to be able to experience 2 of them during…
    - Jun 8, 2016, 11:00am -
  • Last Few Days to Earn 10x Points at Amazon & More via Chase Freedom
    Just a reminder that if you’ve activated this offer from Chase, there are only a few more days to spend up to $1,500 at Amazon, Zappos, Audible & and get 10 Ultimate Rewards per dollar spent. Since I do too much shopping at Amazon and I…
    - Dec 28, 2015, 6:30pm -
  • Citi ThankYou Premier – 60,000 ThankYou Points
    UPDATE 1:50 PM EST: Another link is still up! UPDATE 1:25 PM EST: Original link DEAD! Thank to US Credit Card Guide, the best offer we’ve ever seen for the Citi ThankYou Premier credit card has been discovered! Using this link, you can earn the fo…
    - Aug 28, 2015, 2:45pm -
  • Amex Offer – Spend $300 on Airfare, Get $50 Back
    I just came across this offer while going through my wife’s American Express offers. She seems to get the better ones that I don’t get on either my EveryDay Preferred or Starwood Preferred Guest Business card. Get a one-time $50 statement credit…
    - Jul 22, 2015, 11:00am -
  • Q3 Rotating Bonuses – Chase Freedom & Discover IT
    New quarter, new bonuses! These bonuses will run through September 30, 2015. Chase Freedom Activate here. Most gas stations have gift card racks so this should be an easy $1,500 to spend this quarter. Gas stations Kohl’s Discover IT Activate here.…
    - Jul 1, 2015, 5:20pm -
  • (Dead) Fare Alert: EWR-MEX $140 Round Trip
    UPDATE: Looks like it’s gone as of 12:21 AM EST. Damn, better luck next time folks! As I was randomly browsing flights tonight, I came across what seems like a very cheap fare to Mexico City from Newark. This has to be a mistake since it’s a full…
    - May 30, 2015, 4:00am -
  • Don’t Forget to Track Car Rental Reservations with AutoSlash
    Some people think car rentals can be a lengthy process. For me, I try to keep it as simple as possible. You have two options to use AutoSlash. Search for a car using their site Make your booking elsewhere & use AutoSlash to find better rates The pro…
    - Apr 1, 2015, 11:00am -
  • Last Chance at Chase Freedom Q1 Categories
    As we come up on the end of March, we also come to the end of the first quarter of 2015. With that comes the end of the Chase Freedom 5% bonus categories – grocery stores, movie theaters & Starbucks. Be sure to get all your Q1 spend in by March 31!…
    - Mar 30, 2015, 11:00am -



  • February 2019
    Miss me? Well, dammit, the feeling is mutual. What can I say…it feels VERY strange to not be here writing every day.  Newsflash to myself: Do something for a decade and there’s a big hole when it goes away. I think these monthly posts will proba…
    - 22 days ago Feb 1, 2019, 9:40am -
  • It’s That Time
    Ok, 3 topics left. Lots to say, so here we go. I’ll paste some quotes from different readers under each topic because, frankly, your words have been WAY better than mine lately. Topic 1 – What happens to “If I compare it to the re…
    - 43 days ago Jan 11, 2019, 10:29am -
  • Evolution
    We’re closing in on the end of the week here, guys… So, have the last few days been intense? Uh… -Will Vanna and Pat end the next Wheel of Fortune with super awkward banter?-Is LAX a bad airport?-Does Superman weirdly wear underwear on the outs…
    - 44 days ago Jan 10, 2019, 10:58am -
  • Thank You Note
    Dear Fellow Nerds: What’s more teary-eyed than a roomful of millennials watching puppy videos on Youtube? This guy. (Damn, that made no sense) Emotions are weird, right? You really can’t plan or prepare for them…they just kind of show up. Man,…
    - 45 days ago Jan 9, 2019, 10:15am -
  • The State Of Miles And Points
    No way to let this final week pass without sharing some thoughts on the current state of this game. The first (and most important) question – Is this hobby dead? Of course not. If there are points to be earned, there’s still a game to be played.…
    - 46 days ago Jan 8, 2019, 10:22am -
  • Regrets. I Have A Few.
    This chapter of “Nerdy Weirdo Says Goodbye” was supposed to be about my biggest missteps here. Those are coming. But I need to respond to something and am clueless how to do it appropriately. Friday’s post was extremely meaningful to me. Dim bu…
    - 47 days ago Jan 7, 2019, 10:20am -
  • Last Posts – Chapter 4
    Where I Come From Everyone has a story, right? Most of you have been loyal readers for years. And, since 2011, you’ve heard from “MileNerd” here. No pictures of me as the blog logo. Today, with one of my final posts, I’d like to talk about wh…
    - 50 days ago Jan 4, 2019, 10:15am -
  • Last Posts – Chapter 3
    Blogging Other than “What card should I get,” the question I got asked most over the last 8 years was… “I’m going to start a blog. Do you have any tips?” To be honest, I never knew what to say. So, I’ll try to sneak this answer in here…
    - 51 days ago Jan 3, 2019, 10:03am -
  • Last Posts – Chapter 2
    Fernweh This would be a perfect moment to speak poetically about endings. Unfortunately, I’m kind of an idiot. Poetry isn’t a great idea here (unless you like rhymes that sound like a combination of Humpty Dumpty and Vanilla Ice). I don’t have…
    - 52 days ago Jan 2, 2019, 9:58am -
  • Last Posts – Chapter 1
    Why Write? Ever meet a person who can remember dates with the accuracy of a computer? “Honey, this snowstorm is like the one from January 12 years ago. If I recall, it started on a Wednesday during the credits of Desperate Housewives and…” Yeah…
    - 53 days ago Jan 1, 2019, 8:01am -

Doctor of Credit

  • newPriority Pass Café Flora SeaTac (SEA) Still Available
    Update 2/22/19: Have confirmed it’s still available via Priority Pass, it has just been taken off the website/app to reduce demand. Update: According to some readers you can still use your PP at Floret By Café Flora but they are struggling under…
    - 2 hours ago Feb 23, 2019, 4:13am -
  • newVisa, Mastercard & Banks Agree To $6.2 Billion Settlement Over Swipe Fees (Court Approved)
    Update 2/22/19: This settlement has now been approved by a court. Original post: Visa, Mastercard and a number of U.S. Banks (JP Morgan Chase & Co, Citigroup, Bank of America among others) have agreed to pay a $6.2 settlement to end a lawsuit over sw…
    - 4 hours ago Feb 23, 2019, 2:48am -
  • newNew IHG PointsBreak List To Be Revealed On Monday (2/25/19) – Sample Released
    Update 2/22/19: IHG has shared the following sample of properties, interesting all four properties will cost 15,000 points per night: InterContinental Pattaya Hotel Indigo Mt. Pleasant InterContinental Sofia Crowne Plaza Oxford-Manchester Road Hat ti…
    - 4 hours ago Feb 23, 2019, 2:42am -
  • newVaro Money Banning Users For Sharing Referrals
    Yesterday we posted about a new Varo Money deal where new users could get $50 for signing up and completing a direct deposit and existing users would get $50 for referring them. I just received an e-mail from Varo Money stating that they will be bann…
    - 8 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 10:33pm -
  • newDelta Flash Sales: Domestic From 18,000 Miles Round Trip + Unadvertised Europe Deals
    The Offers Direct link to offers Delta has a new flash sale, this time domestic economy round trip from 18,000 miles. Purchase by February 27, 2019 Travel from May 1 – June 30, 2019 Our Verdict Some readers are also reporting an unadvertised sale…
    - 8 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 10:15pm -
  • newFree Giovanni 8.5oz bottle Hair Care
    Get a free bottle of Giovanni hair care by entering your detailsThe post Free Giovanni 8.5oz bottle Hair Care appeared first on Doctor Of Credit.
    - 8 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 10:09pm -
  • newChase Business Total Checking $300 In Branch Bonus – No Direct Deposit Required
    Chase is offering a bonus of $300 when you open a new Chase Total Business checking account and complete the following requirementsThe post Chase Business Total Checking $300 In Branch Bonus – No Direct Deposit Required appeared first on Doctor Of…
    - 15 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 4:00pm -
  • new[Targeted] Bank of America $300 Checking & $200 Savings Bonus
    Bank of America is offering the following bonuses worth up to $500 totalThe post [Targeted] Bank of America $300 Checking & $200 Savings Bonus appeared first on Doctor Of Credit.
    - 16 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 3:00pm -
  • newWells Fargo $400 Checking Bonus – Available Online
    Offer at a glance Maximum bonus amount: $400 Availability: Nationwide? Direct deposit required: Yes, $3,000 for three consecutive months Additional requirements: Hard/soft pull: Soft ChexSystems: Mixed reports, likely doesn’t pull Credit card…
    - 17 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 2:00pm -
  • newRecap: Samsung Fold, Wyndham Annual Changes & More
    I asked Wyndham about when they would be making tier changes and they said that they would most likely being reviewing the tiers annually and giving members notice of any changes to what properties are in what tier before making those changes. Samsun…
    - 18 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 1:00pm -

Hustler Money Blog

Travel Codex

  • Review: Diamond Lounge Brussels Airport Terminal A
    After a very pleasant stay in The Loft by Brussels Airlines, I still had plenty of time before my flight.  With Terminal A’s Priority Pass option, the Diamond Lounge, right next door, I headed there to check it out.  I found a surprisingly decent…
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 12:00pm -
  • Alaska Airlines Lounge: Coming to San Francisco
    Alaska Airlines will finally be opening their own lounge at San Francisco International airport in terminal 2. The new lounge will not open until 2020, but will offer frequent flyers and first class customers a more luxurious place to relax before th…
    - 2 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 8:13pm -
  • American Now Offers Live TV on Planes with Viasat

    - 3 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 4:15pm -
  • Review: Puerto Vallarta VIP Lounge
    Puerto Vallarta airport traffic is growing and with the new flights and destinations the airport has expanded their lounge footprint and added two new lounges. The airport is now home to an arrivals lounge and two departure lounges. All three lounges…
    - 6 days ago Feb 16, 2019, 11:39pm -
  • New Hyatt Promotion: Up to 75,000 Bonus Points for Stays through March 31, 2019
    Today Hyatt has launched their latest promotion for stays through the end of March. World of Hyatt members can earn up to 1500 Bonus Points per qualifying night at Hyatt, participating M life Rewards and Small Luxury Hotels of the World properties. 1…
    - 8 days ago Feb 15, 2019, 5:08pm -
  • Review: The Loft by Brussels Airlines, Brussels Terminal A
    After my walking tour of Brussels, I arrived at Brussels Airport with plenty of time for lounge hopping.  I started with Brussels Airlines’ Schengen-area lounge, The Loft by Brussels Airlines.  While I didn’t expect much, I found a surprisingly…
    - 8 days ago Feb 15, 2019, 4:00pm -
  • Alaska Airlines offer Two for One Trancon Fares
    It is Valentine Day and Alaska Airlines thinks that you and someone special should jet Coast to Coast together. To Celebrate the airline is offering a extremely limited time deal which allows two people to travel for the cost of one plus the taxes an…
    - 8 days ago Feb 14, 2019, 9:56pm -
  • Alaska Airlines Is Frank and Honest: Elite Members Shouldn’t Buy Saver Fares
    Yesterday Alaska Airlines sent out a long email to its frequent flyers to apologize for miscommunication during the roll-out of its Saver fares, which are its answer to other airlines’ basic economy fares. I was genuinely impressed by the letter an…
    - 10 days ago Feb 13, 2019, 6:07pm -
  • Alaska’s Insulting Explanation of Saver Fares
    Alaska Airlines sent out an email to Mileage Plan members this week explaining their Saver Fares and apologizing for poor communication about the introduction of the new fare class. Saver Fares were introduced in 2018 and are supposedly a way for Ala…
    - 10 days ago Feb 13, 2019, 2:30pm -
  • American Airlines New Amenity Kits
    American has again refreshed their amenity kits, with these newest versions becoming available on flights beginning in mid-February 2019. For the last few years, Cole Haan put their name on American’s amenity kits.  Contents have been consistent f…
    - 12 days ago Feb 11, 2019, 2:02pm -

Maximizing Money

Boarding Area

Frequent Flyer Miles 101

  • World Of Hyatt Bonus Promo: Up To 1,500 Points Per Night
    This year, I’m abandoning Marriott for Hyatt. Thus, I’m surprised that I missed this Hyatt promotion. It’s not terrible, although it comes with a few caveats. Up to 1,500 Points Per Night Hyatt’s newest promotion is offering you up to 1,500 p…
    - 3 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 3:16pm -
  • What To Do If Your Airline Strands You
    Flying bankrupt airlines had long been considered normal. The airline business is so rough that many of the major US carriers have filed not just once but multiple times. Rarely does bankruptcy mean that the airline goes away entirely. It’s hard to…
    - 5 days ago Feb 18, 2019, 12:39pm -
  • Weekly News: Delta Surveys, Marriott Dissatisfaction And Snow Monsters
    It’s been a busy week for me IRL, so I’m still catching up on the news of the week. As usual, the travel world had its share of stories. Here are a few: Delta Survey Earlier this week, I received a survey from Delta regarding their SkyMiles frequ…
    - 8 days ago Feb 15, 2019, 2:00pm -
  • Miles And Taxes: Is There Any Reason To Worry (Probably Not)
    Note: I am not an accountant. Nothing that I write below should be taken as tax advice. And if you’re getting tax information from a guy on the internet, you should probably rethink your strategy.   I got a question from a reader the other day ask…
    - 10 days ago Feb 13, 2019, 3:45pm -
  • Why Air Travel Could Be A Mess Forever
    Every week, Wall Street Journal author Scott McCartney does a piece called “The Middle Seat.” For lack of a better term, I’d describe it as a human interest story. Or maybe an airline interest story. I don’t know. But it’s usually an intere…
    - 12 days ago Feb 11, 2019, 3:28pm -
  • The Basics Of Miles Redemptions
    The other day, a coworker asked me, “How can I use miles to get to Paris?” Now, most people who know me well don’t ask me questions like that. They know that it’s going to take about a half hour for the answer. She must have been having an of…
    - 15 days ago Feb 7, 2019, 7:26pm -
  • A Few Promotions Now Available
    There’s always a promotion for something in the travel industry, and they’re worth signing up for. If I catch 25% of them, I feel fortunate, since it’s simply impossible to keep up with everything on offer. Still, there are a few around now tha…
    - 18 days ago Feb 5, 2019, 2:07pm -
  • American Airlines Launches Premium Economy Awards
    Many readers may have gotten an email recently from American telling them that Premium Economy awards are now available. I thought that it might be interesting to take a look at the segment. Premium Economy Premium economy (PE) is a long-haul produc…
    - 22 days ago Feb 1, 2019, 1:57pm -
  • Airline Earnings, Norwegian’s Saga, Free Uber Rides For Rams Fans
    This week in the world of travel… Airline Earnings Four times per year, airlines report their quarterly earnings to shareholders. Earnings periods often cause volatility, and this time around was no different. Here’s what we learned: They’re st…
    - 24 days ago Jan 30, 2019, 2:31pm -
  • And Now, For Something Completely Different…
    As you may know, when you get a credit card through this site, it generates a commission*.  Since that also creates a conflict of interest, I donate those commissions to charity. This year, readers helped to generate almost $3,000 for Cradles to Cra…
    - 26 days ago Jan 28, 2019, 2:48pm -

milepoint (Forums)

    The Waldorf Astoria Las Vegas was previously managed by Mandarin Oriental and I stayed there then, just over a year ago. There was much to be desired in my hotel review for that stay. Since I had a Hilton Weekend Night Certificate from my Hilton AME…
    - 21 days ago Feb 2, 2019, 12:20am -
  • oneworld alliance turns 20 years old, will introduce new branded lounges
    Launched on February 1, 1999, the oneworld alliance (the third largest alliance) turns 20 years old today and has unveiled its new “Travel Bright” tagline and brand positioning for its airport lounges. Its member airlines include American Airl…
    - 21 days ago Feb 1, 2019, 11:52pm -
  • Pet Peeves in Hotels. Yours? Mine.
    Every travel has pet peeves, some are airline related, but a number of them are hotel related. When a hotel property gets it right—a customer will choose to stay repeatedly. Get it wrong and your first visit will be your last. Here are a few things…
    - 54 days ago Dec 31, 2018, 4:31pm -
  • As Low as 128,000 SkyMiles Round Trip To or From Europe in Business Class: Delta One Day Sale December 21 2018
    Redeem as few as 128,000 SkyMiles for round-trip flights seated in the Delta One class cabin on Delta Air Lines — plus pay between $35.00 and $310.00 in taxes and fees — for travel between the 48 contiguous United States and Europe from Friday, F…
    - 63 days ago Dec 21, 2018, 10:36pm -
  • Round Trip: As Low as 54,000 SkyMiles To or From South Africa; 28,000 SkyMiles To or From London: Delta Air Lines Days of Deals Sale Winter Edition 2018
    You can redeem as few as 54,000 SkyMiles for round-trip flights seated in the economy class cabin on Delta Air Lines — plus pay between $40.00 and $200.00 in taxes and fees — for travel between the 48 contiguous United States and South Africa fro…
    - 72 days ago Dec 12, 2018, 10:00pm -
  • Rules of Travel (Unwritten ) for all Passengers
    The rules of travel. There are rules and then there are the unwritten rules of travel. We’re most familiar with the written rules such liquid limits at airport security and how many bags are free. But the unwritten rules are the ones that the “…
    - 86 days ago Nov 28, 2018, 9:44pm -
  • Review: Chase Sapphire Preferred Credit Card
    Despite the popularity of its bigger sibling (the Sapphire Reserve credit card), the Sapphire Preferred remains a great alternative for all travelers. When I first became interested in points and miles the Chase Sapphire Preferred was the one card th…
    - 88 days ago Nov 27, 2018, 12:28am -
  • Airport Security Beverages: chug or throw?
    During travel this time of year we often have that chill-reducing Starbucks or other hydration drink in hand. While we know we can’t bring liquids through airport security (repeat after me—we do know this, right?) which includes bottles of wate…
    - 91 days ago Nov 23, 2018, 11:55pm -
  • T-Mobile $5 International Roaming: Worth Buying When Traveling Abroad?
    T-Mobile’s free international roaming plan is no stranger to being raved about. It offers unlimited texting and “data at up to 2G speeds in 210+ countries”.  When traveling abroad and don’t have the interest or experience in swapping S…
    - 98 days ago Nov 16, 2018, 9:13pm -
  • Discounted Airport Lounge Access and Double Norwegian CashPoints
    Norwegian Reward and No1 Lounges are back again with an offer for discounted airport lounge access which earn double Norwegian CashPoints as well. This applies only to lounges located in these UK airports: Gatwick, Birmingham, Edinburgh and Heath…
    - 99 days ago Nov 15, 2018, 10:33pm -

Flyertalk MilesBuzz

  • new2-4-1 Voucher usage and different flights
    My guess this is a no-go but is there anyway to use the BA Amex 241 voucher but be on different flights. My wife and I are flying out together but she will be returning on a different date to me. Is there any way this can happen at all?
    - 23 mins ago Feb 23, 2019, 6:15am -
  • newA Trip To Nowhere; Sprinkled In With A Bit of Disney- CX (PE)& (C), KA (F) &AA (F)
    Hi all, I'm currently half way through a quasi mileage run and decided to do a trip report about it. The entire report will be posted here as I have time to complete each section, but it's also available on my BLOG too whereisrahul...
    - 31 mins ago Feb 23, 2019, 6:07am -
  • newBeach recommendations?
    I'm looking at a beach vacation in Thailand sometime in 2020 and was hoping for recommendations on everyone's favorites. I've looked at Phuket and Ko Samui so far. Anywhere else worthwhile? And what time of year would work best for each place? ...
    - 32 mins ago Feb 23, 2019, 6:06am -
  • newOne Runway Down
    Runway 06/24 (the Kaagbaan) will be closed for routine maintenance for a fortnight starting tomorrow, Sunday. Even the gentlest of zephyrs will now be in a better position to wreak operational havoc at the airport, and gangs of snowflakes are no..…
    - 53 mins ago Feb 23, 2019, 5:45am -
  • newGuide: Tijuana International Airport / TIJ
    The formal name is *Aeropuerto Internacional General Abelardo L. Rodríguez* or *Aeropuerto Internacional de Tijuana* (I IATA: TIJ, OACI: MMTJ), in Tijuana, Baja California, México. Address: AEROPUERTO DE TIJUANA, S.A. DE C.V. Carretera...
    - 1 hour ago Feb 23, 2019, 5:35am -
  • newOdd ExpertFlyer F seat sale information AA5 DFW-HNL 5 Jun 2019
    Am travelling DFW-HNL on June 5th on AA5. Was fiddling about with it and noticed this: J0 (http://java_script:void(0)) D0 (http://java_script:void(0)) I0 (http://java_script:void(0)) W3 (http://java_script:void(0)) P0 (http://java_script:void(0)).…
    - 1 hour ago Feb 23, 2019, 5:31am -
  • newBKK terminal for Domestic leg of International flight
    Hi guys, Tried searching but couldn't find the answer for the title. I'm flying TG926 tomorrow from BKK-HKT. Would I be flying from the domestic or international terminal in BKK as this flight is the domestic leg of an international flight...
    - 1 hour ago Feb 23, 2019, 5:26am -
  • newQantas/Oneworld lounge in LAX access while flying domestic AA
    I am sure it’s been posted before so I apologize if that’s the case, but... I am Oneworld Sapphire (BA Silver) flying LAX-SAT in coach tomorrow. Would I be able to access the QF business class lounge at TBIT? I like the flagship lounge but i’d…
    - 2 hours ago Feb 23, 2019, 4:50am -
  • newsin-sea
    hi ! I was looking into cost of an award ticket from SIN-SEA and was shocked when the agent told me that fuel charges would be about SG$300 . Is this normal for Eva ? Its my first time booking and I'm wondering if I should transfer my citi points...
    - 2 hours ago Feb 23, 2019, 4:29am -
  • newDL Flight Advanced Search Format Change?
    Another enhancement or improvement? Searching for some upcoming trips using Firefox, noticed there seems to be new graphics, etc. Cannot access advanced search. No way to find variable days, etc. Safari appears to be working. Why does DL...
    - 2 hours ago Feb 23, 2019, 4:13am -

Reddit r/churning

  • newWells Fargo $400 Checking Bonus – Available Online submitted by /u/doctorofcredit [link] [comments]
    - 9 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 9:54pm -
  • newFrustration Friday Thread - Week of February 22, 2019
    This is your place to vent about the points and miles game. Did you have a particularly hard time on your MS run this week? MS avenue dry up? Did you screw up getting a bonus? Let all your frustrations go here in this thread! submitted by /u/Au…
    - 20 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 11:05am -
  • newDiscussion Thread - February 22, 2019
    Welcome to the daily discussion thread! Please post topics for discussion here. While some questions can be used to start a discussion/debate, most questions belong in the question thread unless you love getting downvotes. If your discussion is about…
    - 20 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 11:05am -
  • newQuestion Thread - February 22, 2019
    Welcome to the Daily Question thread at /r/churning! This is the thread to post questions about churning for miles/points/cash. Just because you have a question about credit cards does NOT mean it belongs here. If you’re brand new here, please read…
    - 21 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 10:05am -
  • Data Points Central Thread - Week of February 21, 2019
    This is the Weekly Data Points Central thread In this little hobby of ours, we constantly rely on sharing the experiences and data points by others to optimize our award earning process. From how often you can apply for a card or bank account, to how…
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 11:05am -
  • Discussion Thread - February 21, 2019
    Welcome to the daily discussion thread! Please post topics for discussion here. While some questions can be used to start a discussion/debate, most questions belong in the question thread unless you love getting downvotes. If your discussion is about…
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 11:05am -
  • Question Thread - February 21, 2019
    Welcome to the Daily Question thread at /r/churning! This is the thread to post questions about churning for miles/points/cash. Just because you have a question about credit cards does NOT mean it belongs here. If you’re brand new here, please read…
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 10:04am -
  • What Card Should I Get? Weekly Thread - Week of February 20, 2019
    What Card Should I Get Weekly Thread, where we try to figure out what card you should get or critique your current plans or AOR if you're doing it that way). Everything is YMMV and these are all opinions. Agree or disagree with your votes. As always…
    - 3 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 11:05am -
  • Discussion Thread - February 20, 2019
    Welcome to the daily discussion thread! Please post topics for discussion here. While some questions can be used to start a discussion/debate, most questions belong in the question thread unless you love getting downvotes. If your discussion is about…
    - 3 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 11:05am -
  • Question Thread - February 20, 2019
    Welcome to the Daily Question thread at /r/churning! This is the thread to post questions about churning for miles/points/cash. Just because you have a question about credit cards does NOT mean it belongs here. If you’re brand new here, please read…
    - 3 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 10:04am -

Dan's Deals

Johnny Jet

  • newBlacklane Eyes More Growth as It Opens an Office in Brisbane, Australia
    Photo by Michael Glass on Unsplash This week included a milestone for chauffeur and airport transfer service Blacklane, which opened an office in Brisbane, Australia, on Wednesday. The...The post Blacklane Eyes More Growth as It Opens an Office i…
    - 14 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 5:05pm -
  • newBe Wary of Eggs at Buffets (Especially in Third-World Countries)
    Photo by Erol Ahmed on Unsplash Each Friday, we feature a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from reader Art E.,...The post Be Wary of Eggs at Buffets (Especially in Third-World Countries) appeared first on…
    - 16 hours ago Feb 22, 2019, 3:00pm -
  • Inside the Luxury Chic Kimpton Vero Beach Hotel & Spa
    Kimpton Vero Beach Nestled along Florida’s Atlantic coast is the quaint and unpretentious beach community of Vero Beach. Here, you’ll find spectacular ocean views, which...The post Inside the Luxury Chic Kimpton Vero Beach Hotel & Spa appeared f…
    - 1 day ago Feb 21, 2019, 7:36pm -
  • Top 10 in Travel News: Week of February 20, 2019
    Photo by G-R Mottez on Unsplash THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Why the Airbus A380 is so well loved, in photos2 American women sue U.S....The post Top 10 in Travel News: Week of February 20, 2019 appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 2:59am -
  • Travel Contests: Week of February 20, 2019
    This week’s travel contests include: Win a vacation for two to Turks & CaicosWin a six-day fishing trip for two to PanamaWin a seven-night Danube...The post Travel Contests: Week of February 20, 2019 appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 2:31am -
  • This Comfortable New Sleep Mask Blacks Out All Light
    Without a doubt one of the most important products to bring on a plane is a comfortable eyemask. Everyone is different, so everyone has their...The post This Comfortable New Sleep Mask Blacks Out All Light appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 2:21am -
  • The Faroe Islands Will Host You for Helping Them on Earth Day
    In an age of booming tourism around the world, many destinations have seen the downside of the boom in the form of damage to their...The post The Faroe Islands Will Host You for Helping Them on Earth Day appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 2 days ago Feb 21, 2019, 1:56am -
  • How to Find Out If You Were a Victim of the Starwood Hack
    Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash This past week, Marriott announced that there’s now a webpage you can use to check whether you were a victim of the...The post How to Find Out If You Were a Victim of the Starwood Hack appeared first on Johnny…
    - 2 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 11:08pm -
  • Travel Book of the Week: “The Directions to Happiness: A 135-Country Quest for Life Lessons” by Bruce Northam
    This week I’m featuring a book from Bruce Northam—a friend and frequent contributor—that I somehow have never written up on the site. “The Directions to...The post Travel Book of the Week: “The Directions to Happiness: A 135-Country Quest…
    - 2 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 6:58pm -
  • This App Offers Cheap, GPS-Powered Tours for North American Road Trips
    Last month we featured Shaka Guide, a GPS-based guide app for Hawaii. The post was well-received and generated some great reader input—including the suggestion that...The post This App Offers Cheap, GPS-Powered Tours for North American Road Trips…
    - 3 days ago Feb 20, 2019, 5:12pm -