Part II – Getting To Africa Using Your URs

As I mentioned in the Introduction Post, Chase Ultimate Rewards points are great points to stockpile because they are so versatile. Chase URs are getting a little more difficult to earn thanks to Chase’s 5/24[…]

Review – British Airways Galleries Lounge – Terminal 3 LHR

Coming off of what I can only describe as a mediocre at best flight on British Airways, I headed for Terminal 3 where my American Airlines flight to Dallas (DFW) would be departing from. Terminal[…]

When Does It Make Sense To Use An Award Booking Service?

One of the questions that I see get raised a lot is when does it make sense to use an award booking service for your award flight needs? Since this is a question I see[…]

Part I – Getting To Africa Using Your MRs

As I mentioned in the Introduction Post, American Express Membership Rewards points (much like all of the transferable currencies) are great points to stockpile because they are so versatile. Amex MRs are also fairly easy[…]

Review – British Airways 767-300 Business Class – MAD-LHR

After spending about an hour in the fantastic Iberia Sala VIP Velazquez Lounge, I decided to head for the gate and spend some time wandering one of my favorite airports. Although Madrid (MAD) airport is[…]

Introduction – Getting To Africa Using Your MRs, URs, TYPs Or SPG Points

One of the places that is extremely high on my ever expanding list of places I would like to see is Africa. So, for the next installment in the ever popular “Getting To” series, I[…]