Japan Hotels: How To Book A 9 Night Stay For Less Than $400 Total [$3400 Value]

 Other Japan posts: How we booked Japan for $388 [$13,600 Value] and you can, too! Our Free Ritz-Carlton Stays In Japan Hyatt and Marriott are the hotel loyalty programs that I would encourage most award travel beginners to focus on first.  Hyatt's global presence isn't nearly as extensive as Marriott.  This isn't an issue for … Continue reading Japan Hotels: How To Book A 9 Night Stay For Less Than $400 Total [$3400 Value]

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

Other Japan posts: Our Free Ritz-Carlton Stays In Japan Japan Hotels: How To Book A 9 Night Stay For Less Than $400 Total [$3400 Value] 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, … Continue reading How we booked Japan for $388 [$13,600 Value] and you can, too!

(Limited time) Earn a roundtrip flight to Japan with just one credit card sign up bonus

Earn a roundtrip flight to Japan with just one credit card sign up bonus For a limited time, one credit card sign up bonus is enough for a roundtrip economy ticket from anywhere in the US to Japan.  The American Express Gold Card  has an increased sign up bonus of 50,000 American Express Membership Rewards … Continue reading (Limited time) Earn a roundtrip flight to Japan with just one credit card sign up bonus

Paying Fuel Surcharges vs. Redeeming More Points Or Miles

Fuel surcharges can be a major buzzkill when you're trying to redeem points and miles.  If you have points that are transferrable to several airlines, such as Chase Ultimate Rewards or American Express Membership Rewards, you may be able to find an alternative way to book an award ticket that doesn't involve fuel surcharges.  The … Continue reading Paying Fuel Surcharges vs. Redeeming More Points Or Miles