A Budget Traveler’s Guide to Tokyo

A Budget Traveler’s Guide to Tokyo

I recently returned from a quick trip to Tokyo, Japan’s capital city. Tokyo can get expensive for tourists, so as a traveler who loves to save money abroad, here are a few thrifty tips from my recent visit to help you …

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Is TSA Pre-Check Really Worth it?

Is TSA Pre-Check Really Worth it?

If you’ve traveled by plane in the past five years, you may have seen a separate TSA line clear security much, much faster than yours. This is TSA Pre-Check, a special program that takes a large suffering out of traveling in …

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10 Ways to Travel the World on a Budget

10 Ways to Travel the World on a Budget

Today’s guest author, travel blogger Taylor Fields of CallawayRose.com, is graduate student at Oxford University who took a year-long solo trip around the globe after graduating from college in 2013. Here are her tips to travel the world on a budget. 

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5 Las Vegas Hotels You Can Book With Points

5 Las Vegas Hotels You Can Book With Points

When most people think of Las Vegas they think of casinos and nightclubs, and while it certainly has plenty of both, it also has a lot more to offer. I recently made my first ever trip to Las Vegas, and as someone …

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10 Ways to Save on Dining at Disney World

10 Ways to Save on Dining at Disney World

Today’s guest author, Orlando travel expert Ashley Dickey, shares her best secrets about saving money on meals and snacks in the parks during your Disney World vacation. 

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4 Ways to Survive Flying Spirit Airlines

4 Ways to Survive Flying Spirit Airlines

You may have heard of the “ultra low budget” airline, Spirit. They’re often cited in news outlets as that evil company that charges a crazy amount of fees when you check a bag. Well, I’m here to tell you that …

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4 Indispensable Thanksgiving Travel Tips

4 Indispensable Thanksgiving Travel Tips

It’s one of the biggest travel weeks of the year in the US, with millions of passengers flying home to visit family for Thanksgiving (myself included).  Here are some of my favorite tips to make Thanksgiving travel a bit easier.

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Starwood and Emirates Begin Reciprocal Benefits Program

Starwood and Emirates Begin Reciprocal Benefits Program

Great news for Starwood Elite members!  Starwood and Emirates have begun a reciprocal benefits program to entice brand loyalty between the two companies (similar to the Delta Crossover program launched last year).  Let’s dig into the details below!

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4 Reasons to Have Virgin Atlantic Miles

4 Reasons to Have Virgin Atlantic Miles

Virgin Atlantic is a pioneer in the airline industry, famously becoming profitable in the first year of operation in 1984.  It isn’t a part of a major alliance, but does have many partners around the world to make traveling on …

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