How we booked Japan for $388 [$13,600 Value] and you can, too!

Ryan and I just returned from an unforgettable week in Japan!  We visited temples, spotted a Geisha heading to work, walked through the bamboo forest, ate our weight in sushi, hung out with monkeys, drank some good sake, hung out with some friendly deer, ate Kobe beef, and drove through the streets of Tokyo dressed … Continue reading How we booked Japan for $388 [$13,600 Value] and you can, too!

How To Book American Airlines Flights With Amex Membership Rewards Points (Etihad Miles)

Most Americans do not collect Etihad miles, so I can understand why this seems like a strange post.  I have never flown on an Etihad flight, nor do I collect Etihad miles.  But I recently used Etihad miles to book award tickets on flights operated by American Airlines.  If you don't have Etihad miles, don't … Continue reading How To Book American Airlines Flights With Amex Membership Rewards Points (Etihad Miles)

Etihad miles may be my new favorite way to book AA flights

You do not need American Airlines AAdvantage miles to book American Airlines award flights Earlier this year I found myself in need of some miles to book American Airlines award tickets for an upcoming trip.  Ryan and I did not have enough AAdvantage miles.  In the end, I was able to book the flights and … Continue reading Etihad miles may be my new favorite way to book AA flights