While the card typically does not receive as much attention as its Marriott counterpart (the Marriott Rewards credit card), the Ritz-Carlton Rewards card has given the points and miles world something to talk about – to the tune of 3 FREE Ritz-Carlton nights! Did you say Ritz-Carlton? Did you say 3 free nights? Did you … More Bigger & Better Than Ever Before – The Ritz-Carlton Credit Card
Planning a trip can be a full time job, which is probably why travel agents exist (both the human kind and the online kind)… Searching flight after flight and hotel after hotel can be exhausting, and when attempting to use points and miles for your travel, the task becomes even more challenging! Well, you are … More Make Your Hotel Award Points Go Their Furthest – Search With This Easy Tool!
Guest Writer Mallory (my wife & Editor-in-Chief) is in charge of AYP today as she gives her full detailed hotel review of the Conrad Koh Samui in Thailand! Note – the opinions displayed in this article are our own and we did not receive any compensation related to this writing. After leaving Singapore and The Four Seasons Singapore, the … More Hotel Review – Conrad Koh Samui
Do you want to travel for free/cheap but don’t want to put the time and effort into developing an earning and redemption strategy? Then you are in luck my friend! In addition to the regular blog posts that appear, I also provide additional personal consulting services to be able to tailor custom “points and miles strategies” in order … More AYP Travel Consulting Services – FREE!
Guest Writer Mallory (my wife & Editor-in-Chief) is in charge of AYP today as she gives her full detailed hotel review of the Four Seasons Singapore! Note – the opinions displayed in this article are our own and we did not receive any compensation related to this writing. Our inaugural trip to Southeast Asia last month commenced in Singapore, … More Hotel Review – Four Seasons Singapore
Guest Writer Mallory (my wife & Editor-in-Chief) is in charge of AYP today as she gives her full detailed hotel review of the Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam! The Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam is one of my favorite hotels in the world, and definitely my favorite Hilton-owned property. I will do my best to write this review, but I … More Hotel Review – The Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam
With the Hilton HHonors Surpass American Express card bonus at a very attractive and enticing 100,000 HHonors points, you might really be considering an application, but still trying to determine what 100,000 HHonors points can really get you… Though I cannot personally earn this bonus (since I have already earned the bonus on this same … More Redeeming 100k Hilton HHonors Points
UPDATE: This offer has expired. As the all-time high offer on the Starwood Preferred Guest credit card came to an end this past week (March 30, 2016), American Express wasted no time in bumping up another one of their co-branded credit cards to an all-time high sign-up bonus offering of 100,000 points! That’s right! The … More 100k Points with the Hilton HHonors Surpass Card from American Express
For as long as I can remember, Iceland has been near the top on my travel wish list. The country is full of natural wonders –geysers, hot springs, waterfalls, glaciers, black-sand beaches and of course, the Northern Lights. Every time I hear or read the word Iceland, I pine for a trip there. In fact, … More AYP Destination Series – Iceland
I applied for the Starwood Preferred Guest American Express in order to earn the all-time high sign-up bonus of 35,000 Starpoints! I filled out the application, pressed send, and held my breath… and as I expected: My application went into a pending status! While I would have much preferred instant approval, I knew that I … More My Starwood Preferred Guest American Express Application