Traveling the world is an adventure that isn’t meant to be done perfectly, but sometimes a tip or two can make a big difference.
This page starts with the Just Carrying On Miles and Points Beginner’s Guide. This is not a comprehensive guide, but if you’re looking to understand the basics of how miles and points can be leveraged for travel, this guide is for you.
And farther down the page, you’ll find a running list of our Travel Tips posts. They vary widely from travel hacks to packing lists to advice. We hope you find them useful.
Just Carrying On Miles and Points Beginner’s Guide
Earning Miles and Points with Credit Cards is Part 1 of 4 in the Just Carrying On Miles and Points Beginner's Guide is an introduction to ...Read More
Is Miles Chasing Right for Me? is Part 2 of 4 in the Just Carrying On Miles and Points Beginner's Guide, an introduction to the world ...Read More
Leveraging Redemptions for the Best Value is Part 3 of 4 in the Just Carrying On Miles and Points Beginner's Guide, an introduction to the world ...Read More
Coming Out On Top is the final part of the Just Carrying On Miles and Points Beginner's Guide. This guide is an introduction to the world ...Read More
Travel Tips Posts
I realized the other day that we've settled into a travel routine. It used to be we planned far in advance but this year, while ...Read More
Olivia wrote a post about what she's carrying-on through Asia a few weeks back so I figured it is time for me to do the ...Read More
If you’re looking for a wonderful and sweet tuk tuk driver in Cambodia, ask your hotel to call Bong Thoo (pronounced Two) at +855964556699. We ...Read More
After traveling around Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Ghana and Morocco we landed back in the US for a month. It was a time to ...Read More
We’ve been on the road over 3 months now and it is time to recommend our 17 best smartphone apps for travel. The smartphone (in ...Read More
For most of my life I thought airport lounges were for wealthy people who traveled “all the time” and flew first class. Not any more ...Read More
The following are our Top 5 Travel Tips for saving money while on the road. The biggest advice I can give is to begin chasing ...Read More
Many of my dear friends know I have a fascination that borders obsession with packing; specifically the 'minimal carry-on only' style of packing. It is ...Read More
Signing up for credit cards and earning the sign-up bonuses is the fastest way to travel more often and more cheaply using miles and points. In ...Read More
Favorite Sites and Resources is a list of my favorite Miles and Points blogs and websites. There is so much on the web about this topic. My recommendation ...Read More
Signing up for credit cards and earning the sign-up bonuses is the fastest way to travel more often and more cheaply using miles and points ...Read More
We keep talking about how much we have loved our international adventures with friends. As I thought about sharing what we enjoy so much about ...Read More