Trip Delay Reimbursement and the Credit Cards That Offer It

We spend a lot of time discussing travel rewards credit cards here at The Points Guy. However, a lot of coverage is devoted to rewards-earning opportunities, like the 100,000-point sign-up bonus on the Chase Sapphire Reserve Card, and the bonuses you can earn from various categories of purchases. Most cards include a number of decidedly…

The Best Points to Use for Singapore’s New A350 Flight to SFO

In just a few days, Singapore Airlines will be launching a new nonstop flight between Singapore (SIN) and San Francisco (SFO). The carrier will use an A350-900 on the route, and the inaugural flight will actually be operated by the brand-new aircraft just delivered as Airbus’ 10,000th plane (TPG Editor-in-Chief Zach Honig was on the…

You Can Now Transfer Citi ThankYou Points to JetBlue

Over the past couple of years, ThankYou points have become more valuable, as Citi has added additional transfer partners. And, Citi’s ThankYou Rewards program just added a new transfer partner: JetBlue. You can now transfer your Citi ThankYou points to JetBlue at a 1,000:500 or 1,000:800 ratio, depending on the Citi ThankYou credit card you have….

6 Incredible Days in Kauai on Points & Miles

Kauai, the Garden Isle, home to hiking, surfing, general chillaxing and the famously dramatic Na Pali Coast, is a gem of the Hawaiian Islands. It offers travelers all the opportunities of a major destination in a mix of tours and tiny towns, yet all the seclusion and nature one could want with luxe hotels and world-class…

How to Book a Holiday-Weekend Getaway on the Cheap

You may find yourself disappointed, defeated and disgruntled if you give flight and hotel award availability for holiday weekend dates (or other peak travel periods) a quick glance. Of course everyone wants to fly out Thursday or Friday and fly back Monday, which means there are no available award seats — at least not at…

5 Reasons to Add Brighton to Your UK Bucket List

The British resort town of Brighton is an intriguing city by the sea that’s often described as being a destination with real personality. I’d heard various conflicting opinions about the area so was eager to see for myself whether this town is as gritty as they say, or if it was more cultured, a mix of both or something entirely different. I…

8 Activities in Hawaii for Adrenaline Junkies

Hi, My name is Bill, and I have multiple a problems I think you can relate to. I have trouble feeling any feelings unless they are hunger or boredom — or travel (trust me, its a feeling). And unless you’re a pharmaceutical sales rep with a suitcase full of Xanax samples, I won’t be able…

Earn up to a 100% Bonus When You Buy Hilton Points

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available – Citi Hilton HHonors Visa Signature Card, Hilton HHonors Surpass Card from American Express Update 10/21/16: Hilton has extended this promotion, giving you an opportunity to buy points for 0.5 cents each through October 31. Now through October 21, you can earn up to a 100% bonus…

7 Points & Miles Tasks to Complete By The End of 2016

Before you get too busy with holiday commitments, family obligations and other end-of-year business, you should ensure you’ve crossed your proverbial “t”s and dotted your “i”s when it comes to your points and miles. Today, I’ll give a rundown of the top award travel tasks you need to complete by the end of 2016 to…

Top 10 Travel Rewards Credit Card Offers for October 2016

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – The Enhanced Business Platinum Card from American Express OPEN, Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card from American Express, Platinum Delta SkyMiles Business Credit Card from American Express I compile a list of the top travel rewards credit card offers available…