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Abu Dhabi has re-opened to travelers
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Editor’s note: This post has been updated for clarity on quarantine guidelines since publication. How did a small sovereign state in the Arabian Desert become one of the world’s most aspirational vacation destinations? One way is by claiming over a hundred Guinness World Records. Among the records: One for the tallest building, the world’s largest …
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Dirty money: Could ditching cash keep you healthier this season?
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Editor’s note: This post has been updated with new information. It’s no secret that cash is dirty. Few things in this world retain their value despite being stored in sweaty, gross pockets, getting handed from person to person, or falling into sewers and filth. But cash is one of them. In fact, numerous studies have …
How to earn top-tier Oneworld status for $1,400 – The Points Guy
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There was a time when it was possible to earn huge sums of miles and top-tier elite status for very little travel or spending. This was because you earned elite qualifying miles based on the distance traveled and the cabin you flew. Since then, most airlines have added a spending component to their elite status …
5 things I wish I’d known before traveling to Pakistan
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I threw myself out of my comfort zone and traveled to Pakistan in 2019. The main reason for the trip was to review the country’s flagship airline’s best product on a premium route. You can read my disappointing — but amusing — experience here. I’ve been to more than 70 countries, but Pakistan was unlike …
The most popular Marriott properties booked on points – The Points Guy
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From overwater villas to cozy cabins, Marriott Bonvoy offers accommodations to suit every traveler and every trip. With thousands of properties worldwide, deciding which one to spend your hard-earned points at can sometimes be challenging. If you need some inspiration, you might be curious to know how other Bonvoy members are redeeming their points. Marriott …
Man going to federal prison for defrauding Spirit out of flights you can easily buy for $9
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A Texas man will spend 30 months in federal prison after defrauding ultra-low-cost Spirit Airlines out of free flights. Hubbard Bell, a former Mesa Airlines employee who was fired from the regional carrier after just four months, was apparently unwilling to relinquish one of the so-called perks of the job: access to free Spirit Airlines …
Palm Beach two ways — elegant classic and effortlessly modern
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If a tough 2020 has you craving open space, golden sand beaches and balmy winter weather, look no further than Florida. As other parts of the U.S. retreat indoors for the season, the state is making the most of its many open-air business and restaurants and its many glamorous hotels. Among Florida’s chicest escapes is …
No-fly lists, security crackdown: Chaos in DC leads to big changes in travel ahead of inauguration
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Editor’s note: This post has been updated with new information. There are major changes in the travel industry ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Jan. 20, 2021, as the FBI is warning of potential attacks on Washington, D.C., and statues and federal buildings across the country, organized by right-wing extremist groups. There are growing …
23 minutes, a $20 taxi and no boarding pass: How I pulled off a seemingly impossible international connection
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They say time is money, and last week, I learned that lesson firsthand. On Dec. 15, I flew on Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight from Doha to San Francisco, leaving me about 2,500 miles away from my home in New York City when I landed in the Bay Area. With a winter storm on its way …
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