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Spirit Airlines Improving & IHG Finally Allows You To Protect Your Points

If you want to see the best travel news every day, I publish a transcript of my NowBoarding podcast 5 days a week.  Each show covers the best travel news and deals on a daily basis.  If you prefer reading to listening, these posts are perfect for you! NowBoarding!  Your daily 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 NowBoarding, your daily […]

2018 Hotel Status Review And A Look Forward To 2019

Centurion Palace Venice, Small Luxury Hotels Of The World

2018 was a year of ups and downs. Most of the ups were improvements in the Hyatt program. The downs were mostly owned by Marriott. Here’s a brief look at my year in hotels and what I think the future holds.

A (Somewhat Pricey) Shortcut To IHG Hotels Elite Status

It seems there are less loopholes available today than when I first got into this hobby 15 years ago. I hear from so many folks who value miles, points and elite status differently. While I might not be the biggest fan of IHG, I wanted to cover this potential shortcut in a short post in case it helps any of my readers.

Is Marriott Rewards New MegaBonus Promotion Better Than The Competition?

Marriott Rewards has released their new promotion, MegaBonus. It has a choice for customers, making it rewarding for occasional and frequent travelers. Which is the right promotion for you?

Cheap Europe Fares, Walking Across The Border And Why Some Travel Is Scary

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.