MtM Podcast – Alaska JAL Devaluation
On this episode Shawn and Joe discuss the headaches that can be associated with booking awards. Joe’s recent booking included misinformation, strange phone numbers hangups and a lot of patience. Was it worth it?
Other topics discussed include: the true value of the Chase Sapphire Reserve, Hyatt’s tricky new Bonus Journeys promotion and Alaska’s sudden devaluation that adds to a list of recent painful announcements.
I hope you enjoy this episode!
1:24 – Shawn’s upcoming Virgin cruise
7:27 – Revenge travel and prices
11:44 – Booking headaches for Australia
27:17 – Another Japan devaluation?!
34:15 – Chase Sapphire Reserve value
38:20 – Hyatt bonus journeys
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