Wait, Am I Enjoying Travel Planning Again? What’s Making It Fun Right Now

I've considered most travel planning a futile exercise for the past couple years. But I'm enjoying travel planning in 2022. Here's why!
Here's Where Vaccinated Americans Can Travel (Now & Soon)

(Updated) Here’s Where Vaccinated Americans Can Travel (Now & Soon)

As international travel evolves and restrictions loosen, here's a look at where vaccinated Americans can travel--now & soon-to-be open.

Delta Testing Program to Offer Free Checked Bags, Reduce Carry-Ons

For a month, Delta is a testing a program to offer free checked bags in hopes of reducing carry-ons and speeding up the boarding process.
Brazil Now Offers a One-Year Digital Nomad Visa

Brazil Now Offers a One-Year Digital Nomad Visa

Brazil now offers a one-year digital nomad visa to foreigners, allowing you to work remotely but live in Brazil. Here are the details.
It's Important to Recognize People Who Make Your Vacation Great

Our Entertaining Hobby – 2021’s Biggest Points and Travel Surprises

Points and travel surprises are constant in our hobby, and this year certainly didn't disappoint. These are the biggest ones from 2021.
Study Predicts Labor Day Travel Will Surpass 4th Of July Numbers

U.S. Cities and States with COVID Restrictions due to Omicron Cases

There are several U.S. cities with updated COVID restrictions, due to Omicron cases. These can affect your travel plans, so take a look.

Dear Santa – The 2022 Points and Travel Changes on My Wish List

I don't wish for much anymore, but there are a few points and travel changes I wish would come true. Santa, please bring me these!
Image of man with foot on top of suitcase, waiting at airport - a perk of United Silver status is that he can check a bag for free, providing extra value on each flight

Back in the Saddle Again – Observations from My First Flights in Two Years

I recently flew for the first time in almost two years. Today, I'm sharing my air travel news and observations from my first flights back.