American Airlines partners with Uber – Get a free ride worth up to $25

American Airlines What’s the deal with American Airlines and Uber? American Airlines has joined the likes of Hilton, Starwood and IHG as an Uber partner and they’re offering a free ride worth up to $20 when you sign up for Uber with the promo code RIDEAA. Additionally, if you have AAdvantage Executive Platinum status or you are an AAdvantage Aviator MasterCard cardmember as […] Read on →

My favorite Things to do in Belem, Brazil

IMG_1926 My favorite Things to do in Belem – Understand Belem is a (somewhat) modern city that has sprawled out of its original colonial center. However the old colonial center has not been abandoned like in many other Brazilian cities (like Fortaleza) but forms an active part of the city. The old buildings, small streets and […] Read on →

Reminder – Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card up to 55,000 bonus Ultimate Rewards

Chase Sapphire What’s the deal with the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card? You can earn 50,000 bonus points with the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card when you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first three months – that’s worth $625 in travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards. You also get a further 5,000 bonus points when you add the first authorized user and make a […] Read on →

Cheap flights to Manila (MNL) from Johannesburg (JNB) $366.68 RT

Cheap flights to Manila What’s the deal with cheap flights to Manila? Check out this super-cheap fare from South Africa’s Johannesburg to Manila in the Philippines for just $366.68 round-trip – that’s an amazing 3 cents per mile flown. For the sample dates February 12th to February 21st, 2016, flying with Saudi Arabian Airlines, we found current availability at this price: How do I get the cheap flights to […] Read on →

Marriott Rewards MegaBonus returns for Spring 2016 [YMMV]

Marriott Rewards MegaBonus What’s the deal with Marriott Rewards MegaBonus? Marriott recently released its Spring 2016 MegaBonus promotion, where Rewards members can earn a free night and bonus points for stays at participating properties between February 1st and May 15th, 2016. YMMV, as different members are offered different bonuses, which can include: Win #1: Earn a free night after two stays Win #2: […] Read on →

Is the AirAsia BIG loyalty program worth joining?

AirAsia BIG How do I earn points with AirAsia BIG? With AirAsia’s loyalty program BIG, you earn points with every AirAsia flight and with participating partners. You can earn points with many partners and on credit card spend if you live in Malaysia and other Asian countries, but for US residents, earning may mainly be with flight purchases. This […] Read on →

SPG Gold Preferred status with just one eligible Singapore stay for Asia Pacific World or World Elite MasterCard cardmembers

SPG Gold Preferred What’s the deal with SPG Gold Preferred status? Here’s a great way for World or World Elite MasterCard cardholders resident in an Asia Pacific country to earn Starwood Gold with just one stay. SPG members can usually earn the status with at least 25 nights or 10 stays, but book one eligible stay at a participating hotel […] Read on →