We have written previously about booking United Airlines’ discounted Saver awards to Europe for 45,000 miles round-trip in economy class, and you can still do so through June 28. The offer is available to all MileagePlus members looking to book flights departing Read full post »
The Chase Sapphire Preferred Card is one of my favorite credit cards available. Some people will say that it’s not as good as bloggers make it out to be, but I’ve had this card for years and don’t plan on canceling it Read full post »
My wife, Katy, is the kind of gal that can strike up a conversation with anyone. A redhead of Irish descent that can spin a tale as well as anyone I know, people just naturally gravitate to her. Recently, an example of Read full post »
You may want to avoid certain vacation destinations during the summer travel season for obvious reasons. You probably wouldn’t plan a visit to see the Pyramids of Giza in the middle of the Egyptian desert or explore the city of Bangkok, Thailand Read full post »
When was the last time you had an airline give you interest on your mileage balance? Or how about the last time they dropped the price of an award ticket to your favorite destination? What about that time where they opened up Read full post »
American Airlines has announced some pretty major changes to their program, which were bound to happen at some point. Most American Airlines fliers aren’t going to be too excited about these changes, unfortunately. Here’s a summary of each change: Mileage earning is Read full post »
Concierges, like travel agents, aren’t all that necessary or useful until you eventually use one! This weekend, my wife and I are headed off to Spain and France. The trip came to fruition when she applied for and was awarded tickets to Read full post »
The Britons have spoken. After 43 years of membership including predecessor organizations, the people of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland have asked their government to leave the European Union in a referendum vote. The vote is arguably the Read full post »
I’ve never been a patient man. I can assure you I’m not patiently waiting for a personality change to suddenly appear and relieve the waiting. I’m doomed to an existence where the only patients in my life are those in hospitals. But Read full post »
In a previous version of my life, I was enamored with the idea of earning loyalty status with my favorite airlines and alliances. With all the right moves and creative flight routing, I could be treated to a number of upgrades only Read full post »
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