Yesterday I was able to join some other frequent flyers for a United Mini Do just north of Houston for some good food, good fun, and to raise some money for Frequent Flyer Giving to support United WeCare Employee Relief Fund. The event was held at Jasper’s (a yummy restaurant in The Woodlands) and included appetizers and a set three-course menu. I’ve written about “Mega Dos” many times in the… Read the Rest.
I’m back home from our trip and catching up on laundry and miles and points deals – though I am guessing that everyone reading this is more interested in the latter. So, while my laundry is drying, here are a few tidbits I have been interested today (just in case you missed them this week as well). There is a targeted 70,000 Ultimate Reward point Chase Sapphire Preferred offer… Read the Rest.
Update: I started a thread on Milepoint since there is at least some interest in this. This could be a great way to hang out and earn credit for the promo many of us will be doing anyway. Head over to Milepoint to brainstorm details or RSVP! I’ve gotten a few comments, emails, and tweets related to doing a Park Inn by Radisson meet-up. Since there are only ten in… Read the Rest.
As you may or may not know, the miles and points community is a community not only online, but in the “real world” as well. If you spend much time poking around Milepoint or Flyertalk you will see many “meet-ups” or “dos” (another word for meet-up) happening in various cities all over the world. These meet-ups give miles and points junkies a chance to get together and trade tips and… Read the Rest.