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Business Class Fares from North America to Lima $1100-$1400 Round Trip

Toronto to Lima is the cheapest I found so far.

  Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet?   Not exactly a mistake fare, but a pretty good fare that I thought was worth posting briefly about. Lima seems to be a popular destination these days and while using points/miles is generally a good value to South America (because most award chart devaluations spared…

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I Won a Starwood Cyber Monday Promotion…in February?!

My DM conversation with SPG.

Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet?   I assume everyone has heard of Cyber Monday, a day of online deals the Monday following Thanksgiving day to kick start the Christmas shopping season. Many airlines/hotels offered Cyber Monday promotions that included discounted airfares/hotels and a few, including Starwood, offered other promotions to win prizes.…

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Important Updates from Around the Miles/Points World

United Elite Status

There are quite a few changes and updates from around the miles/points world over the last few weeks that I didn’t write dedicated posts for, so I’m going to summarize them in this post.   ANA Has A New Award Chart Starting April 2015 I’m kind of excited about this one. ANA currently has one…

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What to Do if Someone Copies Your Website Content (It Just Happened to Me)

What to Do if Someone Copies Your Website Content

I recently wrote about how I attended the recent Boarding Area Conference (BACON), and the various sessions they offered to help bloggers improve in a variety of ways. One of those sessions was a legal session titled “Legal Issues for Bloggers” that covered copyright legal issues, trademark legal issues, libel, privacy, fair use considerations, plagiarism,…

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Review: The Palazzo Las Vegas on the Amex Fine Hotels and Resorts (FHR) Rate

A view of the entire room.

Review: Caesar’s Palace – Palace Tower Room Review: THEhotel – Amex Fine Hotels and Resorts (FHR) Rate Review: THEhotel – Amex FHR Breakfast and Bathhouse Spa Review: Aria Resort & Casino – Deluxe King Room Review: The Palazzo – Amex Fine Hotels and Resorts (FHR) Rate Review: The Mirage – Resort Queen Room New York-New…

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The People of the Points World Have Turned Against Each Other

Travel Summary

This seems to be a very fragile time in the points world. There has been more arguing and more “angries” the last few months than I can remember there ever being in this hobby. Even topics or techniques that are seemingly harmless or well-known can set people off about how this or that shouldn’t be…

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My Blog Will Be Moving Soon(ish)

Travel Summary

You’ve probably noticed that I haven’t been writing much the last few weeks. I figured I should write a post to explain why and let you know what to expect in the future. First of all, I decided to join BoardingArea’s new project called Prior2Boarding. Yes, it’s hilariously similarly-sounding to First2Board, but that’s what they…

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