You probably read this website, at least in large part, because you want to save money on travel. You probably want to save money on travel, in large part, because airfare is expensive. It can be expensive, absolutely. But today I can’t get over how cheap it can be. Before I get to the cheap part, let’s talk a bit more about the expensive part. I live in Houston, and believe it or not, that is actually one of the most expensive airports in the country to fly out of… Read the Rest.
My dad, Buddy, AKA “Grandpa Points” has a love for travel as fierce as mine, yet our travel patterns are distinctly different. He and my mom are now in their mid-60’s, are (mostly) retired, and are ticking off “bucket list” destinations quicker than they ever thought possible thanks to miles, points, and travel deals. They have an intense love of this country, of its National Parks and treasures, and have no problem with a clean budget hotel room and an economy seat as long as it gets them where they… Read the Rest.
I think that there are a disproportionate number of articles and posts written on ways to save miles on award flights operated by OneWorld airlines compared to Star Alliance airlines. From the BA distance based award charts, to the 10% back on American Airlines redeemed miles with certain credit cards, to the monthly Ciit AAdvantage discounted mileage cities, and the 5,000 mileage discount on US operated award flights with the US Airways card, there are really lots of ways to fly for less on various OneWorld airlines such as American,… Read the Rest.