Social Media Travel Roundup – News, Contests, Promos, Trends and More

Social media is increasingly becoming the method airlines, hotels, credit cards and consumers get in touch with one another about the latest news, deals and promotions. Here’s a look atthe latest interesting contests, trending topics and more on social media from the week. I’ll be combing through Facebook posts, Tweets, Instagram pics and more to…

Social Media Travel Roundup – News, Contests, Promos, Trends and More

Social media is increasingly becoming the method airlines, hotels, credit cards and consumers get in touch with one another about the latest news, deals and promotions, so I thought I would start a new series on the site on Wednesdays rounding up the latest interesting contests, trending topics and more on social media from the…

Thursday Giveaway: Two Tickets To A US Open Tennis Match

If you’re a tennis fan, we’ve got a really exciting prize for this week’s Thursday Giveaway. I talked to the good folks over at American Express, and they (and their partners at Starwood) have given me two tickets to a US Open match to give away to one lucky winner this week. The tickets are…

How Do I Follow The Site And How Do I Contact The Points Guy With Questions?

Multiple TPG readers have asked: “How do I get in touch with the Points Guy to ask questions about miles and points, and how do I follow the site via e-mail or a feed?” I have been asked countless times by readers how to follow the site via e-mail or a feed, or how to…

Thursday Giveaway: 20,000 British Airways Avios If You Can Find My Instagram Lucky Charm

After a great flight from JFK to Dublin aboard business class in Aer Lingus (review to come), I touched down in the Emerald Isle this morning and have been enjoying a beautiful summer day in the Irish capital. Because I enjoyed my flight – which I was able to book in business class one-way for…

Barclaycard Announces #LiketoLove Facebook Sweepstakes With Grand Prize Of Up To $25,000

Barclaycard announced the launch of their first social network driven campaign, #LiketoLove, on Facebook with daily and weekly prizes as well as a grand prize of up to $25,000 now through September 8, 2013. To enter, you must be a US resident 18 years or older: Visit the #LiketoLove Sweepstakes, and like the page. Once…