Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money!
Miles & Points Interview: Justin Does…
Justin started his blog, Justin Does…, to share tips, tricks, and stories he’s learned both at home and on the road.
He travels close to 100,000 miles a year, spends close to 50 night per year in hotels, and has visited 48 states in the US and almost 30 countries on 4 continents.
And he’s giving away a $50 Amazon gift card.
White Men CAN Jump (in Athens, Greece)
How and when did you start collecting miles and points?
Until November 1, 2014, new Airbnb users can get 20% off their 1st booking of $200 or more. Use the coupon code “20off“ to get the discount.
Get 20% Off Your 1st Airbnb Booking of $200 or More Until November 1, 2014
Airbnb is a website that connects travelers with owners renting rooms, apartments, or entire houses. It can be a cheaper (and very different!) alternative to booking paid stays in hotels, especially in expensive cities.
Via Doctor of Credit, you can get a free $5 Sears gift card and get a chance to win a $10 or $15 Sears gift card. You have to enter by 11:59 pm Central Time on November 1, 2014.
Free $5 Sears Gift Card When You Enter by November 1, 2014
You can get 2,000 Asia Miles with your 1st hotel booking with Kaligo when you register and book by January 31, 2015. Asia Miles are the award miles of Cathay Pacific. And Kaligo is a website that allows you to earn airline miles when you book hotels.
You Get 2,000 Asia Miles When You Register and Book Your 1st Hotel With Kaligo by January 31, 2015
This promotion could be helpful for some folks, but is booking hotels with Kaligo a good deal overall?
Note: The bonus is only for Asia miles and NOT for American Airlines or US Airways miles.
Earning Asia Miles is likely not the best choice for most folks in the US because you’ll pay high fuel surcharges to redeem Cathay Pacific miles.
That said, Kaligo is a new way to earn airline miles for your hotel stays.
Would you like to learn more about collecting miles & points and meet folks who share your interest in travel?
Frequent Traveler University is the perfect opportunity to do just that!
Meet Us and Many of Your Other Favorite Bloggers at Frequent Traveler University
You can still get tickets to Frequent Traveler University, which will takes place December 5, 2014, to December 7, 2014.
But these events sell out quickly and ~75% of the tickets have already been sold. So don’t wait to get your ticket!