Hyatt Residence Club Sedona Piñon Pointe Review - Pool view

Review: Hyatt Residence Club Sedona Piñon Pointe

Recently I received an email from Hyatt offering me a very nice rate and 10,000 World of Hyatt points to stay at the Hyatt Residence Club Sedona Piñon Pointe. The catch was I needed to attend a timeshare presentation. But since I am lucky enough to live a two hour drive from Sedona, and looking to escape the Phoenix heat, this was still a no brainer. The Sedona Hyatt is well located, well maintained, spacious,... Read more

Havana

New Cuba Travel FAQ’s June 2017

President Trump announced new restrictions on travel to Cuba yesterday. You may remember a few years back President Obama loosened a decades old embargo on trade and travel. As a result, a slew of airlines were granted commercial routes from the United States into several Cuban cities. Yesterday’s announcement creates some uncertainty about who can travel to Cuba and for what purposes. We put together a new Cuba travel FAQ’s list to help you out.... Read more

Delta Amex Referral

Looking for Delta Amex Referral Link! Share yours!

Hi there readers! As you know we’re always looking to make sure everyone can maximize the amount of points they earn. For instance, I have written before asking for a Plastiq referral code. Earlier this week Ben explained how to generate AmEx referral links, shared his SPG link, and invited readers to share their own. That reminded me I’m about to pick up a Delta AmEx or two so would be happy to use a... Read more

JetBlue

Travel Roundup: Airline complaints surge, 5% bonus categories, JetBlue promo

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points, Miles, and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. Airline complaints surged by over 70% year over year after the United dragging incident. Southwest had the lowest number of complaints per 100,000 enplanements while Spirit had the highest number. If you have a Chase Freedom, Discover, or other card with rotating quarterly bonuses, the Q3 promos have been... Read more

CNN's New Travel Website

CNN’s New Travel Website Launches

It’s no secret that travel is hot right now. Millennials searching for new experiences plus a strong economy has fueled record travel over the past few years. Eager to take advantage, CNN launched a new travel vertical (CNNTravel.com). We jumped over to take a look at whether CNN’s new travel website was worth a stop for points and miles enthusiasts like ourselves. CNN Travel First Impressions Upon first look, the new website reminded me a... Read more

Travel Roundup: Tourist Friendly Countries, $495 nonstop to Dublin, Prime Reload and More!

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points, Miles, and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. Amazon has launched Prime Reload, a new way for Amazon Prime members to save money on purchases. Members will receive 2% back on all purchases. We’ve noted that savvy points and miles people like yourselves can typically do better. After severe backlash, American has decided to nix plans to... Read more

Amazon Prime Reload: 2% Rewards with Checking Account vs Credit Card

Amazon has introduced a new program, Amazon Prime Reload, in the newest instance of companies trying to move away from paying high credit card transaction fees. This new Amazon Reload program, quite simply, allows you to get 2% in rewards as a Prime member when you reload gift cards with a debit card or bank account. Amazon Prime Reload Details Amazon Prime Reload is only for Prime members who agree to connect the following to their account:... Read more

Hilton Anaheim

Travel Roundup: AA summer space to UK and Sydney, Pool points, and UberBOAT

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points, Miles, and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. If you still haven’t booked your summer travel American Airlines has award availability to both London and Sydney in business class! Hilton’s new option to pool points with any friend or family member is a great one. Discover here exactly how to pool those points to get you to... Read more

Increased SPG Referral Bonus

Increased SPG Referral Bonus + Link Exchange

I received an email from Starwood yesterday announcing an increased referral bonus for the personal SPG American Express card. Typically the bonus is 5,000 Starpoints when you refer a friend of family member for the card. In the past we’ve seen up to 10,000. The increased SPG referral bonus now sits at 7,500 Starpoints. You can earn up to 55,000 points each year by referring the card. Increased SPG Referral Bonus Details A few items... Read more

American Airlines

Travel Roundup: Top Airports, $5 Off Grubhub, $456 Nonstop to Paris and More!

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points, Miles, and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. Do you need American Airlines miles to top off an account? If so, American is offering it’s best mileage bonus of the year for purchased miles. Earn up to 100,000 bonus miles plus a 10% discount. AirHelp has ranked the top airports in the world. Singapore’s Changi Airport came... Read more