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by Hilary Stockton on 5/3/2015
Square_yas_viceroy_abu_dhabi_hotel_review-terrace_at_night
7/15/2013
  This Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi hotel review is part of a Maldives trip report including Qatar Business Class, Etihad Business Class, Etihad First Class and the Park Hyatt Maldives. For prior posts please see: Review: American Airlines Flagship Lounge...
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7/14/2013
  Vanilla Reload cards are at 7-11, which I noticed back in June but didn't pay much attention to, since at least the ones I've tried to buy them at have told me that they accept cash only. But, according...
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7/13/2013
"Which Paris restaurants are open in August and worth going to?" writes one of my Award Booking Service clients. Since it's been a couple years since our Best Paris Restaurants Open in August post, I figured it's time to update...
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7/12/2013
  Can you sell airline miles for cash? A TravelSort reader writes "Do you know anyone that will be willing to use my miles and pay me cash for it?  Since I won't be traveling in the near future I...
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7/11/2013
  This Etihad Business Class Male to Abu Dhabi review is part of a Maldives trip report including Qatar Business Class and the Park Hyatt Maldives. For prior posts please see: Review: American Airlines Flagship Lounge in NYC, JFK Review:...
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7/10/2013
  Daily Getaways is offering Hyatt point packages tomorrow July 11 at 1pm, that equate to about 1 cent per Hyatt point. Daily Getaways is an annual promotion by American Express and the U.S. Travel Association. It's been so lackluster...
Square_trading_up_and_trading_down_to_afford_luxury_travel-amankila
7/9/2013
  Trading Up and Trading Down were common themes in strategy consulting when I worked at The Boston Consulting Group. But it also aptly describes what you can do to better afford luxury travel, if it's something you enjoy. So...
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7/9/2013
  "American Airlines new business class on the 777-300ER has flat bed seats, but which routes can I fly it, and what is the roll out schedule?" writes TravelSort reader Sam. American introduced new flat bed business class seats (as...
Square_nyc_restaurant_week_summer_2013_and_amex_dining_credit
7/8/2013
  NYC Restaurant Week for Summer 2013 is July 22 to August 16 (so 3 weeks, not just 1) and reservations are open now. You can register your AMEX card to get $5 off each time you dine and spend $25...
Square_male_plaza_premium_lounge_review-seats
7/7/2013
  This Plaza Premium Lounge Review for Male Airport is part of a Maldives trip report including Qatar Business Class and the Park Hyatt Maldives. For prior posts please see: Review: American Airlines Flagship Lounge in NYC, JFK Review: Qatar...
Square_chase_retention_bonus_offers
7/6/2013
Chase retention bonus offers, as with other credit card retention bonuses by other issuers, depend on several factors: the credit card of course, but also your spend on it, overall value to Chase, at what stage in your card membership...
Square_uber_45_credit_for_new_users_worth_it-amazon_local_free_ride_up_to_25
7/5/2013
  Uber has 2 deals that let new users get $45 off their next ride. Is it worth it? First, the details: $20 Uber credit for new users who sign up by July 7. Here is my referral link: uber.com/invite/y4khk (feel free...
Square_eat_authentic_thai_kitchen_nyc_restaurant_review-tamarind_fish
7/4/2013
9/21/13 Update: Unfortunately Eat Authentic Thai Food is now closed :( Consider trying their original Wondee Siam restaurant at 792 9th Ave, between 52nd and 53rd Streets. ----------Original Post----------------------- This Eat Authentic Thai Kitchen Restaurant Review is one of our many NYC...
Square_park_hyatt_paris_vendome_award_family_stay
7/3/2013
  Via the TravelSort Facebook page a reader wrote "I read about the Park Hyatt Paris in an article (Best Park Hyatt to Stay 2 Free Nights with the Park Hyatt Visa), and with your little boy, how did you...
Square_change_of_address-updating_credit_report_and_getting_approved_for_new_credit_cards
7/2/2013
  TravelSort reader Kerry writes "I'm about to move and am wondering if I should apply for a few new credit cards while still at my old address, to improve my chances of instant approvals. How long does it take...
Square_ultimate_rewards_mall_july_2013_deals
7/1/2013
The Ultimate Rewards Mall July 2013 bonuses are out, and as usual the highest bonuses are for merchants such as Proactiv Solution (30X), The Wall Street Journal (20X), Snapfish (15X), Teleflora (12X), etc. But you can increase the bonus you...
Square_park_hyatt_maldives_activities_-_sunset_yoga_or_sunrise_yoga
6/30/2013
This Park Hyatt Maldives Activities post is part of a trip report including Qatar Business Class and the Park Hyatt Maldives. Going to one of the Four Seasons Maldives resorts? Be sure to check out Four Seasons Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru...
Square_chase_freedom_5x_for_restaurants-_last_2_days_and_activate_q3_5x_bonus_categories
6/29/2013
  Chase Freedom 5X for Restaurants (and also Movie Theaters and Lowe's) ends tomorrow, June 30. In case you haven't maxed out your $1500 spend with your April, May and June dining spend, now's the time to pick up gift...
Square_best_way_to_use_lufthansa_miles_and_more_award_chart-singapore_business_class
6/28/2013
  Update: Current Offer is for 20,000 miles with first purchase. Consider instead applying for another credit card on the Best Travel Credit Cards page. The best way to use Lufthansa Miles & More miles from the Lufthansa Miles & More Card,...
Square_2500_aadvantage_miles_rebate_for_award_travel
6/27/2013
Get a 2500 American AAdvantage Miles Rebate for AAdvantage award travel between 9/4/13=11/20/13, booked online. Here's how: 1. Enter the American Airlines "Caught You Daydreaming" Sweepstakes Go to this link to complete your details (make sure to include your AAdvantage...
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