Has The FHR Gravy Train Come To An End, Southwest Companion Pass After 1 Flight & Confessing Our Travel Hacking Mistakes
In this episode of the Miles to Memories podcast we discuss a last minute trip to Portland Maine, Shawn fighting for his insurance payout and Amex cracking down on FHR gaming. We also discuss a huge number of transfer bonuses, errors we make paying bills and Southwest’s intriguing new Companion Pass offer.
5:13 – Last Minute Labor Day trip to Portland, ME
14:19 – Shawn’s late, late travel insurance payout
Mark Ostermann is a father, husband and miles/points fanatic. He left the corporate world after starting a family in order to be a stay at home dad. Mark is constantly looking at ways to save money and stay within budget while also taking awesome vacations with his family. When he isn't caring for his family or taking a weekend trip, Mark is working towards his goal of visiting every Major League Baseball ballpark.
F1 has announced the date of their 2023 night race in Vegas, the MSG Sphere has started testing some of its massive LED panels, a new casino is coming to North Las Vegas while another closes for a retheme, Caesars' new bar opened with $27 drinks, Maroon 5 is the latest Vegas residency & Aria's buffet is gone for a food hall.
All of the big and small projects coming to Las Vegas in 2023, 2024 & beyond. Plus Las Vegas gets its first major league championship, it was a crazy Mexican Independence Day weekend and Bellagio is emulating the Jewel at Singapore Changi's airport.