Month: March 2017

Get Your New Amex Platinum Benefits Today!

Today marks some new changes for the American Express Platinum card family. You may be asking why I’m talking about a credit card on a travel blog, but credit cards, when used properly and responsibly, can be a great way to earn points and miles that…

How to Hike an Active Volcano (And Live to Tell the Tale)

On my recent trip to Guatemala, Monica and I decided to do something few have done before: hike an active volcano. Guatemala is the perfect place to do this, as its home to not one, not two, but three volcanoes that are considered ‘active’ – Volcán…

My Experience with Sun Country Ufly Elite Status

Please note: this is not a paid or sponsored post. I just really like the airline! When I moved to Minneapolis last summer, I suddenly had several new airline choices. Having spent the past 5 years in Boston, I primarily had been loyal to United Airlines,…

Welcome!

Welcome to Travel With Elbie, my new travel site! My name is Elliott, and I’m a big fan of exploring new places. I’ve started this site not only to share my adventures, but also to provide tips, tricks, and lessons I have learned along the way.…