Discounted Gift Cards On Amazon For Prime Day Today!

Amazon Prime Day is under way!  If you’re unfamiliar with Prime Day, it’s sorta like Christmas in July.  It’s an Amazon-created holiday where they discount thousands of items on their site.  Last year, the pricing was as good or better than many Black Friday deals. I have a master post with all the deals I’ve referenced for this year’s sale.  Check this page for all the current deals I’ve written about.  I’ll be updating it throughout Prime Day. If you don’t have Amazon Prime, you can sign up for a […]

85 Bucks Back From Booking.com And Flying Supersonic. Oh, And Cheap Fares To Europe!

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn’t have time to write about in length. Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others. This is your shortcut to find out what’s going on in the travel world without having to read dozens of travel blogs to get all the best info.

A Ride To Remember On Father’s Day

This might seem a little cheesy, but I really appreciated the video Uber just sent out for Father’s Day.  Uber’s been in the news for quite a few unpleasant things recently.  Whether this video is an effort to show a softer side of the company, I just appreciated the story. It’s about a father/grandfather who is having trouble getting around due to his age.  His son and grandson get him a special Uber, the first car he picked up his wife of over 60 years in.  It’s worth a quick […]