40,000 points are now available with the Barclays Arrival Plus credit card. 2 points per dollar spent and bonus redemption options make this one of the best travel cards out there. Read the details and your approval chances here.
Just four hours and 35,000 frequent flyer miles away from the U.S. northeast, Puerto Rico is long overlooked as a Caribbean destination. Not anymore. Learn how to book your luxury escape, including two nights at the Ritz-Carlton.
Play with elephants, explore Buddhist temples on a scooter and then eat vegan coconut ice cream - all in one day. Today's day in pictures spotlight is the laid-back vibes of Chiang Mai, Thailand. Learn how to get there.
Receive 80,000 bonus HHonors points through May 2 with the Amex Hilton HHonors Surpass credit card. That’s enough for 1 night at a top-tier hotel or 10 nights at a lower category - read the details here.
Your credit score can be the most important financial figure in your life. And in the world of earning frequent flyer miles, it is everything. Fortunately, knowing your score - and how to improve it - has never been so easy.
China's new 72 hour visa free entrance policy makes traveling to the country hassle free. Save money and time with the free entrance, but after using it myself I note some important details.
The brand new Discover it Miles credit card is making serious noise in the award space. Earn 3% return in your first year, using the miles on virtually any travel purchase.
A day in pictures of the Salkantay Trail to Machu Picchu, Peru. A truly stunning display of raw nature, this trail takes you from imposing snow-capped mountains into deep, lush rainforest. Learn how to get there.
The 7 best travel websites you have never heard of. Learn how to enable cheap travel, where you should go and how to manage it once booked - make more of your travels this year.
Two free weekend nights are available with the Citibank Hilton HHonors Reserve. I used mine for a $1,500-a-night villa; redeem yours at Hilton, Conrad & Waldorf Astoria properties, among others.
The mystical setting of The Beach, a book written in 1996 and popularized as a movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio in 2002, is based on various breathtaking Thailand locations. Where to go and how to get there - yours to explore.
A day in pictures of Valparaiso, Chile. Vibrant street art, relaxed rooftop music and an iconic energy make this hidden Pacific Ocean gem outshine it's more famous neighbor, Santiago - learn how to get there.
Upgrade your carry-on bag with these 7 amazing products you need. From the best electronics to multi-purpose accessories you never thought of, these items will have you traveling in style.
After earning over 2,000,000 airline miles and hotel points in 3 years, I quit my corporate job to travel the world. Today I explain how I did this and how you can too.
Authorized user is an important term when managing your credit score. Often a person's credit score can raise dramatically when added as such a user - learn when to utilize this little-known practice, and when to pass.
A day in pictures of Bondi Beach, located in Sydney, Australia. 24 hours sunbathing in one of the most famous beach towns in the world, and a few nearby treats - plus how you can travel there.
Australian ETA travel visa application process for U.S. citizens - an easy, electronic application with a low cost. Find out how to apply for the visa, who is eligible and other important things to know along the way.
Recently I submitted a guest post to the highly-respected travel website, David's Been Here. Read the full post about why you should hike to Machu Picchu but avoid the Inca Trail - including, as always, a miles tip to get there.
50,000 Avios miles are available through 3/31/15 with the Chase British Airways Visa. That’s two free round trip flights in the U.S., or even two to a few cities in Europe. Read the details here.
A day in pictures in Tongariro National Park, located in the North Island of New Zealand. 24 hours hiking through volcanoes, moonlike craters, scenic alpine views and even a rainforest - plus how you can travel there.
The only organization app I use for travel, my TripIt Pro review is of gushing praise. With real-time travel alerts that beat the airlines and automatic updates, read how to get the $49 version for free.
Skydiving, volcano hiking and private beaches are the standard vacation in the exhilarating country of New Zealand. In 7 short days, we did a bit of everything on our road trip of the North Island.
American Express airport lounges are among the best in the world. Recently I spent two hours in the new Sydney, Australia lounge and left quite impressed - have a look inside.
Valparaiso exudes “cool” with colorful street art and a distinct vibe everywhere you go. Mainly a stopover for cruise ships, this hidden Pacific gem was the highlight of my three weeks in Chile.
Credit card applications are tricky. CardMatch, from CreditCards.com, is not. Know your approval chances before applying and uncover best-in-class deals not available to the public.