Help Me Plan My Upcoming Trip to Provence and Monte Carlo

As a member of the frequent flyer community, I’m always amazed at how much the community gives back to each other. I’ve had the great fortune to be able to give away some fun things like trips on the last Star Alliance and Oneworld Mega Dos and even got to take TPG reader Daniel to…

Sunday Reader Question: Using Points at the Four Seasons Maui

TPG reader Robbie asks a great question about perks and benefits at non-points hotels: “Do you know any way to get discounts or free nights at the Four Seasons Maui? I  am going for my honeymoon end of this month and would love to be able to stay at there.” There are a few different…

Amex Membership Rewards 25% Discount on Hotels Transfers and Gift Cards

I’m always excited to check out American Express’ Membership Rewards homepage on the first and 15th of every month because that’s when they normally launch transfer bonuses. Especially coming off some recent good ones like the 50% British Airways and Starwood bonuses, I was expecting something decent this month. Yet sadly there’s currently not a…

Destination of the Week: Hawaii, The Big Island

Since The Points Guy had such an excellent time on Kauai last weekend, we decided to continue our Destination of the Week series with a look at: Hawaii, the Big Island. Hawaii Island The island the rest take their name from is also the largest in the chain, and one of the least developed, with…

Destination of the Week: Whistler, BC

For the second installment of our new Destination of the Week Series (the first was last week’s on Park City), we continue with ski destinations in honor of the winter weather we hope will eventually come to the U.S. and provide fantastic skiing for alpine enthusiasts. In the meantime, we heard from a bunch of…