Monday, June 26, 2017
Club Carlson Devaluation

Club Carlson: Where Did You Go? 6 Great Pre-Deval Redemptions

You leave without a word, no message, no number And now my head is pounding like rolling thunder You left me with a heartache...

UnFare-Gate And the DOT

This silly story won't go away or maybe I, along with many others won't let it go. Unless you've been living in Denmark, you...

Making Mistakes in Booking Mistake Fares

Ah the Danish, what a lovely people. It's 2nd and goal from the 2 yard line and instead of handing off the ball you decide...

Is 7 Nights in Tahiti Too Long?

Chalk this post up to one of those irritable click-bait reads where an undeserving points churner asks a question only to garner attention. Now that...
british devaluation

What Devaluation? British Avios Still the Best

There's a debate about whether I'm a points blogger or if I'm a travel blogger. Up to today, I didn't pay much attention to...

Why Stay at a Hostel in Hong Kong

Two nights at the Hyatt Regency was the proper prescription following the interminable bus ride that was my time in Burma. Two nights was also...

Out of Burma Thanks to Avios

Time to leave Burma. I'm taking the 1am express flight out of here. It beats the express bus from Bagan to Yangon that took...

Buyer’s Remorse: A Case for Hoarding Points

Yesterday I told the tale of the points guru, yours truly, coming up with an innovative way of getting out of the points prison...

Riga, Latvia?

I leave for Finland tomorrow and was originally scheduled to go to Tel Aviv on the 28th, a flight that I had to cancel....

Alex the [points] Redeemer to Rio

Once an idea enters my head, even if it is far-fetched, it becomes very difficult for me not to let it go. This morning,...
Subscribe To TPOL

Subscribe To TPOL

Join my mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from The Points Of Life.

You have Successfully Subscribed!