Month: May 2017

LAX Lounge Knockout: KAL Lounge Vs. Alaska Airlines Boardroom

I was in Los Angeles over the long weekend, and had some time to kill before my flight home to Minneapolis. Having a Priority Pass membership through my Amex Platinum card, I thought I’d check out the (now only two) LAX lounge options: The Korean Airlines…

My Helicopter Ride Over the Oscars (and Paying Half Price)

I was lucky enough to be in Southern California in February to celebrate my mom’s birthday. It just so happened the weekend coincided with The Oscars, which is sort of a big deal in Los Angeles 😜. Over the weekend, I had been surfing Instagram and…

How I’m Visiting Singapore for $331!

Southeast Asia has always interested me. Unfortunately, my exposure to the region has generally been limited to TV shows such as The Amazing Race and (I’m somewhat embarrassed to say) The Bachelorette. Travelling to the region can be challenging, with flights generally hovering around $1,200 to $1,400 for a…

Around New Zealand by Turboprop

The following is another guest post from my dad – a fellow travel and points aficionado! Dad and my mom recently got back from a trip to New Zealand, and have some great tips to share about getting there with Air New Zealand! Air New Zealand is one of my…

An Unexpected(ly Good) Journey

The following is a guest post from my dad – a fellow travel and points aficionado! Dad and my mom recently got back from a trip to New Zealand, and have some great tips to share about getting there with Air New Zealand! I wasn’t looking forward to traveling to…