Featured – The Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard® with 40,000 bonus miles

Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ Please note: This post is pinned to the homepage – scroll down for new posts. You can apply for the Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard® here. The Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard® This Barclays MasterCard is one of our perennial favorite travel rewards credit cards. Read on to see how you can earn 40,000 bonus miles […] Read on →

MTN Business Lounge Douala, Cameroon Review

Douala Airport Lounge Douala Airport and the MTN Business Lounge are so comical that you may have to ask yourself if you are the only one who has lost their marbles. Douala Airport is hectic at check-in (with the typically bossy, borderline rude Cameroonian attitude), but then deserted after immigration. There are two huge walkways that lead to […] Read on →

What to do in Bahir Dar, Northern Ethiopia

What to do in Bahir Dar What to do in Bahir Dar, Northern Ethiopia – Understand Bahir Dar is Ethiopia’s fifth largest city and is located along the southern shores of scenic Lake Tana. However, Bahir Dar does not feel like a big city; it has a distinct small-town feel to it. Bahir Dar has some of Africa’s most friendly locals. It’s […] Read on →

IHG Rewards Club PointBreaks Q3 now bookable

IHG Rewards Club PointBreaks What’s the deal with IHG Rewards Club PointBreaks? The new PointBreaks list is live! Reward Nights at select IHG hotels are now available for Rewards Club members to book from just 5,000 points per night and are valid for stays through the end of October, 2016. From Alabama to Wisconsin, Australia to Panama, you can […] Read on →

What to do in Gondar, Northern Ethiopia

What to do Gondar What to do in Gondar, Northern Ethiopia – Understand Gondar is a town of 207,044 at the northern end of Lake Tana in a scenic valley near the Simien Mountains National Park. It is known for this national park and its medieval royal ruins. The city of Gondar is everything that Bahir Dar isn’t. People […] Read on →

What to do in Lalibela, Northern Ethiopia

What to do in Lalibela What to do in Lalibela, Northern Ethiopia – Understand Lalibela is a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its churches carved into solid underground (or level ground) rock. The churches have been beautifully restored and since they are now famous, the entrance fee (valid for four days) is an extremely high $50. The shantytown that […] Read on →

Changes to Hilton HHonors status match

Hilton HHonors status match HHonors has now made it harder to match elite status We let you know at the end of March that the HHonors status match was back with a proper form for you to send off your request. It was a very generous, super-easy match, where if you provided proof to Hilton that you had current […] Read on →