Turn Ultimate Rewards Into Alaska Miles: Like everything else in this hobby, you have to jump through a few hoops but the desired results are achievable. Always check the travel portals before booking flights and crunch the numbers to see if it’s worth it to pay with cash or points.
Marriott Bonvoy Has Launched: So, it’s official. SPG and Marriott’s merged loyalty program is live and many are unsure about the upcoming changes. This article sums it up nicely.
IHG Continues To Acquire Luxury Brands: IHG seems to be wanting to make a statement and establish itself as a viable option for those wanting luxurious hotel stays. If you compare Intercontinental to Ritz or St. Regis, many times there’s no comparison. IHG is working on that!
Have You Been Targeted For Bonvoy Upgrades?: Check your emails as you may be targeted for upgrade offers of up to 100K points. Upgrade offers are nice and this one in particular gives the opportunity to earn those hard to earn Bonvoy points without a hard pull.
Where Is Your Return Ticket???: Many times we book one way flights in order to maximize our points, and many of us live dangerously and book our return/next one way flight last minute. Before doing that, you should always check your destination country’s rules to see if that’s allowed.
How To Find The Best Delta Deals: A lot of people have written off Delta as a viable option but it still has a lot to offer as far as award flights go. Check out these tips to score some awesome deals with Delta.
First Hyatt Promo Of 2019: Registering for these type of promotions allow you to earn more points on paid stays so it definitely makes sense to do so. There’s not harm in registering, even if you don’t have any planned stays yet. You’ll never know when you may need to book one.