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The 10 Worst Ways to Use Your Points and Miles - 2021

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Lufthansa Eurowings Discover Takes Off

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Amex is Downgrading Its Platinum Card Concierge

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Cleared For Takeoff: A Weeklong 5-Star Getaway to Cancun For 250k Points

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This Could Be a Loyalty Program’s Undoing

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Booking.com 10% Credit For Future Booking

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New Air Canada Aeroplan & Eurowings Discover Partnership

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You Can Now Earn and Redeem Aeroplan Points on Eurowings Discover Flights

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Why I’m Concerned About Citi’s Transfer Partnership with American Airlines

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Delta Million Miler Status Added as Medallion Upgrade Tie-Breaker

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7 Reasons You Should Splurge For a Suite on Your Next Cruise

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What Are Fifth Freedom Flights?

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England Mulls Quarantine Free Travel to UK For Fully Vaccinated

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Breeze Cuts Frequencies, Extends Block Times in Bid to Improve Its Fortunes

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American Airlines Asks Pilots to Conserve Fuel

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Hilton Honors Master Property List July 2021 - 6,596 Hotels

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State Department and CDC Advise Against Travel to Spain and Portugal

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Singapore May Allow Fully Vaccinated Citizens to Travel Quarantine Free from September

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Heathrow Airport Will Soon Charge £5 For Passenger Drop-Offs

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Opinion: Tourists Deserve Red Carpet Arrivals, Not 6 Hour Airport Queues

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IHG Hotels Phuket & Koh Samui Offers Through December 23, 2021 - Book By August 31

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Earn Quadruple IHG Rewards Points at Avid Hotels 2021

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Frontier Staffing Shortages in Orlando Delay Flights and Luggage

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Could a Fuel Shortage Affect the Airlines?

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Marriott Looking to Eliminate Alarm Clocks, Reduce Breakfast Costs

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What It’s Like Flying Between the Hawaiian Islands Right Now

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The Price of “Taxing” Unvaccinated Travelers

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New Hyatt Elite Status Fast Track/Challenge

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Review: Emirates 777 First Class Athens to Newark

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From Helicopters to Submarines: 8 Luxury Adventure Cruise Ships You Have to See to Believe

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United Won’t Be Flying to Cape Town as Early as Expected This Year

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Another 3 Year Old Kicked Off a Southwest Airlines Flight

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4 Reasons Why the Amex Platinum May Be the Ideal Credit Card For Delta Flyers

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Amex Will Add a Spend Tracker For Centurion Lounge Guess Access in 2022

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U.S. Won’t Lift Travel Restrictions ‘At This Point,’ According to Reports

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16 Promotions That Will Make Your Next Hotel Stay More Rewarding

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Marriott Might Eliminate Alarm Clocks — And Other Takeaways from My Breakfast Conversation with Marriott’s Leaders

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Phuket is Imposing More Restrictions, Central Shopping Malls to Close For at Least One Week While “Sandbox” Remains Open

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Canada is About to Reopen to Americans: Here Are Our Favorite Points Hotels

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Save $20 (Or More.): Smartphone Gimbal and Tripod.

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Etihad Airways Cuts First Class to New York Until February 2022

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Jet Fuel Shortages Could Lead to Long Delays at Western US Airports

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$25 Sign-Up Bonus and Highest Cash-Back Guarantee with This Online Shopping Portal

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Southwest is Now Suing Skiplagged Over Hidden City Ticketing

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Amex Eliminating Email Option For Platinum Card Concierge

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Amex Blue Business Plus vs. Chase Ink Business Unlimited

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Why You Should Add Authorized Users on Your Amex Platinum

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U.K. Airlines and Heathrow Airport Call For Fully Reopening to Vaccinated U.S. Travelers

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You Might Need to Start Wearing a Mask Again Even If You’re Vaccinated

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The Lovely Diane, a United Flight Attendant, Sommelier, and Barista

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United States Not Lifting Travel Restrictions Due to Delta Variant

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American Airlines Cuts Brazilian City, Adds 2 New International Markets from Miami

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Lufthansa Enhances Multiply Miles + Offers 10% Discount For Subscriptions Through August 15, 2021

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Not a Whine: Emirates’ Unbelievable Wines

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A Last Resort: Reviewing Maui’s Brand-New AC Hotel By Marriott Wailea

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American’s CEO Frustrated with Abusive Customers, “I Don’t Have the Answer”

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Emirates Skywards+ Classic, Advanced & Premium Packages

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Black Frontier Passenger Accused of Trafficking Her White Sister

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Covid-Positive Man Caught Boarding Flight Disguised as Wife in Indonesia

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Earn Up to 2,000 Bonus AAdvantage Miles By Shopping For Back to School 2021

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Priority Pass Continues to Single-Handedly Offset My Credit Card Annual Fee with This Overlooked Benefit

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Iberia Updates Its Hold Luggage Fees – Be Prepared to Pay…

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Free Hyatt Mid-Tier Elite Status and Fast Track to Globalist Open to Everyone

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TPG Reader Credit Card Question: If I’m an Authorized User on a Chase Sapphire Card, Can I Still Open the Chase Sapphire Preferred?

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Your Guide to Travelling Between Brisbane's CBD and Airport

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When Will Qantas International Flights Resume?

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Westpac Altitude Rewards Guide: Earning Credit Card Points

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E-4B “Doomsday Plane” Makes Secretive Flight to Base Near Area 51

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U.S. Says International Travel Restrictions Will Not Be Lifted Yet

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Increased Welcome Offers on the Amex Blue Business Cards

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Singapore Plans Quarantine Free Travel By September

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Confirmed: US Won’t Lift Travel Bans - For Now

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5 Luxury Lines That’ll Make You Rethink Everything You Thought You Knew About Cruising

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The 21 Best Things to Do in Seattle with Kids - 2021

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U.S. Won’t Lift Foreign Travel Restrictions

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French Polynesia Adds Tiered Health Fee Based on Vaccination Status

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Fight Between Maskless Passengers on Spirit Flight Starts with a Finger Gun

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This TPG Reader Has 30 Million Points and Miles — We’re Showing Him How to Use Them

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Singapore is Looking to Allow Quarantine-Free Travel By September

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How Canadian Airports Are Navigating a Return to Leisure Travel

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Avanti West Coast Commences Its Pendolino Fleet Refurbishment

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The Good and the Bad from Delta Air Lines During COVID – What Will Stick and What Will Go?

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Review: Four Seasons Athens Astir Palace

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Earn Bonus Points with Airline Shopping Portal Bonuses

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Big Fall Cuts For Several Airlines

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Il-114-300, a New Russian-Built Turboprop Aircraft

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Ryanair Predicts 10 Million Passengers This Summer, with a Little Help from Europe’s Covid Certificate

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What to Expect from This Week’s Hotel Earnings Season Kick-Off

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Tour Operators Proceed Carefully During Relaunch of Pandemic-Paused Tours

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Top Global Airline Brands Lose More Than $35 Billion in Brand Value: Report

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IHG Rewards Avid Quadruple Points August 2 – November 30, 2021

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Finland Removes Internal Schengen Border Checks & Fully Vaccinated Allowed to Enter from Everywhere from June 26, 2021

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New Free Pilot Fast Track Security Screening at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport

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There’s Something Wonky Going on with American Airlines Access to British Airways Award Seats

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Airplane Art – Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 777-200LR on Finals to Chicago O’Hare

Economy Class & Beyond

Why You Should Wait to Change or Cancel Your Flight If You Want Your Money Back

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The Government Can No Longer Freely Search Your Devices at the Border in 9 States

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9 Great Suitcases Worth the Checked-Bag Fee

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I Just Booked Tailwind’s Seaplane Flight Between Boston and New York. Will the Much-Awaited Service Finally Launch?

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I Lost My Credit Card Abroad, Then Google Pay and Chase Blew My Mind

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