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The end of the month is coming up and with it the first 8 months out of 2014 are drawing to a close. Wow, where has the year gone? With that date, remember that there are some dining reward targeted …

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As you may have read through ViewFromTheWing or other sources already Iberia has devalued  or released a chart showing their higher than BA partner award rates and there is huge speculation that British Airways will follow suit. A few reasons …

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Hats off to Just Another Points Traveler for writing about this promotion and reminding me to participate. I had previously read about the promotion, but had not paid too much attention to it since “I never win anything”. The Hyatt …

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Unfortunately the Radisson Blu St. Martin was sold which removed a sweet spot in the Caribbean for me to visit.  On a good note, Club Carlson (namely Radisson) has some new properties that have recently opened and there are a …

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Don’t forget about asking Chase to bump your bonus

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A few days ago we wrote about some good credit card offers publicly available with unusually high bonus offers. One of the cards that we wrote about was the Chase United Mileage Plus Explorer card. The card’s sign up bonus …

 

Hyatt Place Downtown Austin – Review

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We had the pleasure of staying at the Hyatt Place Downtown Austin last weekend for one night while visiting town. The hotel is currently a Category 4 property, which allowed us to use our annual free night certificate that comes with …

 

Registration now open for Marriott “Meh”gabonus

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Ok, so it isn’t the greatest promotion ever since sliced bread was on sale, but registration is now open for Marriott’s Megabonus (aka Meh-gabonus) promotion. Registration is required by November 15, 2014, and it is for stays between September 14th …

 

Latest Amex Sync offers – check your Amex portal

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If you’re familiar with the Amex credit card portal, you are also probably familiar with its sync offers, where you can save lots of money by making purchases you would make anyway. While the offers are specific to each member’s …

 

Hilton third quarter promotion – Triple points

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The latest available promo from Hilton, available for registration for the third quarter of 2014, is the “Triple Your Trip” promotion: Registration is required, and you can sign up here. The promotion runs from August 1 through October 31st, 2014. …

 

Best current credit card offers

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There are several current credit card offers that merit mentioning as they are offering significantly higher than usual sign up bonuses. The offers below are the best public offers we’re currently aware of: Chase Ink Plus card – 70,000 bonus …