Thursday Giveaway: $500 Airbnb Gift Card

For this week’s Thursday Giveaway, you’ll have the chance to win a $500 Airbnb gift card for your next stay. The credit is good toward stays, whether you’re planning to spend a few nights hanging out in a Hobbit house, lounging in a super-luxe villa or living like a local in Italy’s beautiful Cinque Terre. If you’re interested in traveling to…

Thursday Giveaway: Win 90,000 Starpoints

It’s a great time to be a Starwood loyalist thanks to all the new opportunities to earn extra Starpoints. The loyalty program launched a refer-a-friend promotion earlier this month. American Express also recently announced a limited-time increased sign-up bonus on both the Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express and the Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit…

Enter to Win an SPG Package to See Billy Joel in NYC

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express, Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card from American Express Usually we keep it simple for our Thursday Giveaway — perhaps some points from a recent buy miles promotion or airline or hotel gift cards….

Thursday Giveaway: 50,000 Marriott Rewards Points

This week’s Thursday Giveaway is another chance to win 50,000 Marriott Rewards points — enough for two nights at a Category 5 hotel, or other uses such as a transfer to get started on the Southwest Companion Pass or a transfer to United (with an extra 25% bonus). Marriott also bumped up the sign-up bonus on the Marriott Premier Rewards…

Thursday Giveaway: 50,000 Marriott Rewards Points

This week’s Thursday Giveaway is the chance to win 50,000 Marriott Rewards points — enough for two nights at a Category 5 hotel, or other uses such as a transfer to get started on the Southwest Companion Pass. Marriott also bumped up the sign-up bonus on the Marriott Premier Rewards Visa card to 80,000 points when you spend $3,000…

Thursday Giveaway: Nobu Las Vegas Hotel Package Valued at $1,970

TPG fans following me on Instagram and Snapchat might have heard about my disappointing experience at the Nobu Hotel at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas a few weeks ago. As mentioned in the review, the hotel reached out after seeing my passive aggressive Instagram photo (below) and offered to bring me back to the hotel for a second…

Thursday Giveaway: $500 Delta Gift Card

This week we launched TPGtv — a new web series featuring The Points Guy as he travels around the world on points and miles. Follow along with TPG on YouTube as we explore the jungles of Rwanda, sail through Ha Long Bay, Vietnam, and find out why flying in Emirates First Class will spoil you for life. Along the way,…

Thursday Giveaway: 2 Nights At The Andaz Tokyo

This week’s giveaway is the chance to win a two-night stay at the Andaz Tokyo in collaboration with our friends at Luxury Travel Diary to highlight their travel auctions where you can bid on hotel stays starting from as little as $2 per night. Currently there aren’t always enough bidders in their eBay-style auctions so many stays…

Thursday Giveaway: $700 Four Seasons Gift Card

This week’s Thursday Giveaway is a chance to win a $700 Four Seasons gift card from luxurytraveldiary.com, a UK-based travel blog that runs auctions with some great deals on hotel stays (you’ll pay just 10-50% of the full price — take this resort in Tuscany, for example). The gift card can be applied on stays at properties around the US, including…