The Unaccompanied Flyer

Max Prosperi is a business major based out of the Midwest. A college student stuck with the task of receiving an education, he still makes time to fly throughout the world. He’s learned how to maximize earning points and miles and travel cheaply even in premium cabins.

Guide: How to Buy Hotel Points in 2024

It can be quite tempting to purchase hotel points especially if you’re only a few thousands points away from your dream vacation. With most major chains offering the option to buy points, it’s important to know whether or not buying points is the best value for your money. In this post, we’ll dive into what you need to know before buying hotel points including the best times to purchase points and determining the value of points.

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Guide: How to Buy Airline Miles and Points in 2024

Considering buying airline miles or points to reach your dream award redemption? This comprehensive guide explores the ins and outs of purchasing miles, from the best times to buy to evaluating current promotions. Discover which airlines allow mile purchases and when it’s truly worth spending the extra money. Here’s everything you need to know before buying points or miles.

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Here’s How to Make The JetBlue Mint Class Cocktail

One way you can enjoy the comfort of business class at home is through the recreation of an airline’s signature cocktails. One of my favorite signature drinks offered by any airline is JetBlue’s Mint Condition cocktail. Served exclusively in Mint, JetBlue’s business class product, it’s the perfect inflight beverage. Here’s how to craft the JetBlue Mint Condition cocktail at home.

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Earn 5x Points with Marriott Homes and Villas Vacation Rentals, Ends June 26th

For a limited time, Marriott Bonvoy members will earn 5x points on all stays of 5 or more nights when they book through Marriott Homes and Villas. 5x points are earned on the base rate of 5x points per dollar meaning you can earn 10x points on each eligible stay. Plus, stays only have to be completed before March 31, 2025. Here are the details of this promotion.

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What Is Marriott Homes and Villas, Marriott’s Vacation Rental Program?

Marriott Homes and Villas is Marriott’s vacation rental platform designed to be a more premium alternative to Airbnb or VRBO. Launched in 2019, the platform now features over 140,000 listings worldwide, catering to a variety of preferences and budgets. Marriott Bonvoy members can even earn and redeem points when booking these vacation rentals. Here is everything there is to know about the Homes & Villas platform.

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Father’s Day Gift Guide for Frequent Flyers and Traveling Dads in 2024

Father’s Day is just around the corner, with June 16th quickly approaching. While you could opt for the standard card and gift card combo, why not choose something that matches your dad’s lifestyle? For the dads who are always on the go, travel-related gifts can be both practical and thoughtful. Here’s a selection of some of the top travel gifts for Father’s Day.

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Everything You Need to Know About Renting an Electric Car

Electric vehicles are rapidly becoming a common sight on roads worldwide. Whether or not you are pro or anti-EV, they are here to stay. Rental car companies recognize this and continue to add EVs to their fleets. Renting an electric car can be an exciting and comfortable way to travel, offering a smooth, quiet ride and the potential to save money on fuel costs. However, there are a few things to know about renting an electric car. Here’s what you need to know about renting an EV.

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A Detailed Look at the CRJ-550, Delta’s New Regional Jet

Explore how the Bombardier CRJ-550, a reconfigured version of the CRJ-700, is transforming regional air travel. This premium regional jet, introduced to comply with airline scope clauses, offers a spacious cabin with more first-class and economy plus seats, modern amenities, and fewer seating constraints. As SkyWest prepares to operate the CRJ-550 for Delta Connection, discover what passengers can expect from this enhanced regional flying experience.

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