How to go to Italy and do all of the things without breaking the bank Update 9/24: Thank you to our friend Stephanie who pointed out that as of this morning, there is no minimum spend for the Barclaycard AAdvantage® Aviator Red World Elite MasterCard discussed below. All you have to do is make one … Continue reading How we flew to Italy for (almost) free… and you can too!
How I booked 7 plane tickets to Hawaii's Big Island for $11 each Last year, we decided to book a family trip to the Big Island for January 2018. We chose the Big Island because besides being beautiful, there are plenty of activities and things to do! In this post I will explain how I … Continue reading How to book the cheapest plane tickets to Hawaii
Advice for flying with twin babies (or multiple young children) Traveling with a baby is hard. Traveling with 2 babies (and for us, another child) may seem impossible, but I promise if we can do it, you can do it. Our twins just turned 2 (no more free flights for them as lap infants!) and … Continue reading Flying with twins as lap infants (2018)
You can save money on hotels and flights by purchasing Starpoints at a discount! Starwood is one of my favorite loyalty programs. SPG is unique because unlike most hotel loyalty programs, you can transfer points to several airlines at a 1:1 ratio. So in addition to using Starpoints to book hotels, you can also use them … Continue reading Should I buy Starpoints at a 35% discount?
Starwood hotels in Hawaii that you can book for free I've written about how to fly to Hawaii for free, but I wanted to also give some hotel options. This post will cover Starwood hotels in Hawaii. At some point I will also cover properties in Hawaii owned by other chains such as Hyatt and … Continue reading Starwood hotels in Hawaii
In less than a year, you can book a 6 night Disney World hotel stay and flights to Orlando for almost nothing! I've written about Disney World on points before, but I wanted to provide more details since it's one of the most requested topics. I want to show everyone how easy it is to … Continue reading Save thousands on a 6 night trip to Disney World
How to get a free 6 night hotel stay in Disney World Update 2/11/18: Last week SPG released its list of properties that will be changing categories after 3/6/18. Unfortunately, the Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort will be moving up from a category 4 property to a category 5 property. This isn't a huge deal as … Continue reading How to stay in Disney World for free (2018)
How to score free flights to Orlando and a 6 night hotel stay in Disney World: This post (part 3) will cover information about booking award flights to Orlando. If you have not read the introduction post on how to save thousands on a Disney trip, read it now! Part 1: Introduction Part 2: How … Continue reading Save big money on Disney: How to book free flights to Orlando
If you haven't read our posts about how we flew to Italy and stayed in hotels there for free, you should catch up! In this post, I will list some options for Rome hotels on points. How we booked our flights to Italy entirely on points and miles How we booked our hotels in Italy … Continue reading 17 options for Rome hotels on points
Shopping for the frequent travelers in your life? I've put together a list of some items that should be on every frequent traveler's wish list! If you're just looking for a stocking stuffer, you'll find options on this list. If you're wanting to splurge, I've also got you covered. No matter what your price point … Continue reading 24 gift ideas for the frequent traveler
Positano was one of our favorite places ever. Photos do not do it justice but I'm going to post some anyway! If you haven't read about how we flew to Italy for free, click the links below! Italy trip posts: How we booked our flights to Italy entirely on points and miles How we booked … Continue reading Positano photos and recommendations