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Exploring Puerto Rico’s Spectacular Beach Scene

So much of Puerto Rico’s coastline is covered by sandy beaches, it can be hard to decide where to go first. Luckily, there’s an idyllic beach spot for everyone, whether you’re in search of blissful palm-tree-shaded stretches of shore without a soul in sight, or want to be right in the middle of all the action. The…

Essential Travel Items Team TPG Can’t Leave Home Without

Favorite travel items are as essential to frequent travelers on a long journeys as beloved binkies are to babies — life just can’t go on without them. Besides our passports, we all have our go-to gadgets and knickknacks we need to stay healthy, hydrated, comfortable, fresh and not to mention, sane. Here are the things the editors…

Where to Find the Best Food in Havana, Cuba

With many US airlines now launching nonstop flights to Havana, the Cuban capital will soon be seeing an influx of American travelers. While there are plenty of great restaurants popping up all over Havana, it can be difficult for travelers to find out where to dine, especially since many restaurants don’t have websites or social media,…

New Routes for November, Delta Bans Pro-Trump Flyer, Pay Your Taxes With the Amex Business Platinum and More

Each Saturday, we round up news stories that you may have missed from the week before, including several that already appeared on The Points Guy, and some more that we haven’t covered yet. If you’re an avid TPG reader, scroll down for the new stuff. Here’s the top miles, points and travel news you may have missed this week:…

Check Out This Titanic Replica Being Built in China

You’ll soon be able to step foot on the Titanic — well, at least a replica of the doomed ship. Oh, and it’ll be located in a river in a landlocked Chinese province. This week, Chinese workers began building a life-size replica of the RMS Titanic, which began construction in 1909 and sunk in 1912. The replica…

Watch an Eithad A380 Fly With the UAE Aerobatics Team

In this epic installment of crazy aviation videos, we see Etihad’s gigantic A380 (where The Points Guy enjoyed flying in ‘The Residence’) team up with the United Arab Emirates National Aerobatics team (known as Al Fursan) to perform its signature flyby at the 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix that was held last week. The video…

Uber’s New Update Tracks Your Location Even After Your Ride’s Over

There’s no doubt that Uber has helped change the way we get around. Having the ability to seamlessly request a ride right at your fingertips is a game-changer, especially for the frequent traveler. But there’s a new issue over user privacy with recent updates to the Uber app. With Uber’s revised policy, which you’ll be forced to…

La Compagnie Merges With Low-Cost Carrier XL Airways

Earlier today, all-business-class carrier La Compagnie and French low-cost and all-economy-class carrier XL Airways announced they’re merging for an undisclosed amount. According to a report by Business Insider, the newly-merged carrier will be led by XL Airways’ CEO Laurent Magnin — the founder of La Compagnie, Frantz Yvelin, has resigned and will no longer be affiliated…

The Most Instagrammed Cities, Locations and Hotels of 2016

Instagram has quickly become many travelers’ go-to app for sharing photos from their adventures. In fact, it’s become so popular that it’s sparked the great debate: When does sharing your vacation photos become too much? No matter where you stand on that issue, there’s no doubt that Instagram has completely changed how we share our travel…

BLADE Unveils Retrofitted CRJ-200 for Private Flights to Miami

BLADE is a company that continues to push the limits of what we think of as modern air transportation, a bi-product of the new, on-demand economy that’s often referred to as being like Uber for helicopters. The brand is known for its helicopter service from Manhattan to New York City’s airports, which lets you essentially “crowd-source” a flight with…