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How To Enjoy Spectacular Weekend Snow In Italy On The Cheap

Cervinia ski pass

Whoop whoop. As you are reading this, over a leisurely Saturday morning brekkie, Jason and I are heading to the airport for some surprise birthday weekend snow. Yes, I’ve treated him (and me, I guess!) to a long weekend in Italy, and hopefully a few days of skiing. Preferably with blue skies, and not a whiteout like this. Today, I’m …

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Is This Your Last Chance To Get A Free British Airways AMEX?


Is this the beginning of the end for the free British Airways AMEX? Last week, AMEX lost their battle with the EU and now have to cap the interchange fee at 0.3%. This effects most travel American Express credit cards including British Airways and Starwood SPG Rewards cards and means that AMEX will be making less money off card transactions. …

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Do You Get Great Value If You Buy SPG Points?

Bucket list bound: Use Starpoints to save up to 35% on a suite at The @stregishotels Maldives Vommuli Resort. Link in bio. #spglife A post shared by Starwood Preferred Guest (@spg) on Feb 2, 2018 at 5:57am PST SPG have announced an offer allowing you to buy SPG points with 35% off all Starpoints purchases of at least 5,000. The …

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What To Do In Milan When You Have Only 24 Hours

Milan 24 hour itinerary

If you are on a flying visit to Milan, and are wondering what sights you absolutely must see, then this guide gives you the lowdown of what to do in Milan if you only have 24 hours in the city. Milan impressions Let me start by saying that I am not a fan of Milan. It is a big, concrete …

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How To Get Your Hands On A Rewarding BA Companion Ticket

Part one in our series covering everything you need to know about the BA companion ticket kicks off today. We start with the basics of how to get your hands on one of these invaluable companion tickets.  If you happen to be an experienced travel hacker thinking you know this, don’t disappear just yet. This post goes beyond the obvious …

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How To Earn Melia Hotel Rewards From A Spanish Love Affair

Melia hotels in Granada

Spain is one of the top travel destinations for British travellers. UK residents recorded a whopping 14.7 million visits to the land of sun, sea and sangria in 2016. Brits flock to the Spanish mainland and its islands every year, and now there is a way to combine this Spanish love affair with an opportunity to earn hotel rewards and …

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