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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:
Find out why the Chase Sapphire Reserve is a perfect card for people living or traveling extensively abroad.
With Hillary Clinton recently revealing her new campaign jet and less than two months until Election Day, see how the candidate’s planes stack up.
Several premium travel credit cards come with memberships to the Priority Pass lounge network, a highly valuable perk for travelers. But, not all Priority Pass lounges are created equal — find out which ones are the best in the US.
A marina in Sicily got completely destroyed when a huge Carnival cruise ship got too close and created a mini-tsunami — and a passenger on board the ship caught it all on tape.
In Other News…
Get a Free Flight When You Purchase an Olympus Camera
Japanese camera manufacturer Olympus is offering customers a free round-trip flight after purchasing a OM-D E-M5 Mark II digital camera. Follow the instructions here to take advantage of this promo.
You Can Sleep in a New York City Taxi Thanks to Airbnb
Looking for a night in the big city on a small budget? You can now sleep in the back of a decommissioned NYC taxi for under $50 a night with Airbnb.
Get 50% Off Uber Rides When Using Android Pay
Google and Uber have teamed up to offer riders 50% off their first ten rides when using Android Pay (a maximum of $5 per ride) until October 15. You don’t have to be a new Uber user to take advantage of this promotion either — it’ll apply automatically when you use Android Pay to cover your ride.
Delta Economy Passengers Will Receive Slippers on Flights to Japan
Delta will become the only airline to provide slippers for every passenger on flights between the US and Japan, beginning October 29.
Featured image courtesy of Getty Images.
Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card
|Intro APR||Regular APR||Annual Fee||Foreign Transaction Fee||Credit Rating|
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