Hyatt follows Marriott into the abyss of peak an off-peak award pricing. How bad will it be? We’re not sure just yet.
NowBoarding! Today’s travel news in 7 minutes or less. Don’t forget to check out the Miles To Go Podcast where we bring you the latest travel news, tips and tricks each week to help you save money and travel better. Full Transcript We get started today with a Delta flash award sale. These are some excellent prices. Boston to London in Economy class for 18,000 miles round-trip? Or, Seattle-Tokyo round-trip for 34,000 miles. Two awesome values for you SkyMiles. I’m eager to see if they do some more business class award […]
I’m taking the dive into another format change on the NowBoarding podcast! I’ll be joining you 5 days a week, Monday through Friday. I’ll bring you the day’s travel news in 7 minutes or less. Here’s the first episode in the new format: Don’t forget to check out the Miles To Go Podcast where we bring you the latest travel news, tips and tricks each week to help you save money and travel better. Check out previous episodes of NowBoarding: Full Transcript: Change is constant in this world and I’m changing […]
The holidays are a great time to remember that not everyone is as fortunate as my family is. Over the past few years, we’ve done a holiday toy drive benefiting Toys For Tots in the DC Area. Trevor from Tagging Miles reached out to me again this year to organize some donation efforts. He’s back in one of our frequent happy hour haunts, Bar Bao in Arlington: Bar Bao 3100 Clarendon Blvd Clarendon Metro Station Arlington, VA 22201 The event will be 6 December, 6-9pm. You can register free for […]
United Airlines appears to be charging more miles for you to book an award flight 30 days or less prior to departure. This appears to be for all travelers, even top-tier 1K members who used to be exempt from a cash fee for close-in bookings.
We have your weekly travel news in 15 minutes or less! This week, Shawn Coomer is back in the co-pilot seat with host Ed Pizza. Shawn is the host of the Miles to Memories podcast. Up this week is the perfect last-minute flight booking, a hotel room that earns you lifetime status with just one weeklong stay and some crazy statistics about Marriott’s new loyalty program. We also discuss the new Norwegian Air credit card and the biggest sign-up bonus ever for the United Explorer Card. Links: Finally!! How […]