Family Travel

Miles For Family
American Dream Flop, Disney World News, Amazing Northern Lights Photo

See our Advertiser Disclosure here. American Dream Flop?: Shawn from Miles to Memories recently visited the new American Dream mall in New Jersey. Since my kids and I... Read More

Family Flys Free
Boeing Asking for $10 Billion, Another Airline Collapsing, and a Bougie Bunny in Business Class

Here is the latest set of interesting stories and news from around the travel web that I find interesting and hope you do, too! The post Boeing Asking for $10 Billion,... Read More

Miles For Family
How to Not Get Sick on a Cruise

See our Advertiser Disclosure here. There’s nothing worse than getting sick on vacation. All of those plans, cash, miles and points go up in smoke when you... Read More

Family Flys Free
3 National Airlines That Might Disappear In 2020

It's always sad when airlines go under. We saw more than 20 carrier close up shop in 2019. Here are three national airlines on the rocks as we enter 2020: The post 3... Read More

Miles to Go
Choosing The Best Hotel Chain For Family Travel

This week, tune in to an extended chat with Jen Yellin from Deals We Like! She and Ed chat about their favorite hotel chains for family travel. They share which status... Read More

Miles To Memories
I Visited the Brand New “Largest Mall in America” & It Is A Stark Empty Flop!

American Dream Mall Review Mega shopping malls are admittedly pretty cool in my book. I remember the first time I set foot inside Mall of America and its 400+ stores,... Read More

Family Flys Free
Review: British Airways A320 Euro Traveller Basic – BCN to LHR

Flying home from Barcelona in November, I flew British Airways for the first time in over a decade. Here's my experience on a Euro Traveller Basic fare: The post Review:... Read More

Bald Thoughts
The Park at OWA and Gulf Shores Beach: Fun family getaway

The kids and I recently took a trip down to the Gulf Shores of Alabama to visit the OWA Entertainment District and the Park at OWA in Foley, Alabama. We learned about... Read More

Points With a Crew
This is What it is Like to Travel the U.S. Full Time in an RV

This is what it's like to travel and live in an RV for a year... Read More

Family Flys Free
Review: Sala VIP Miro BCN Airport, a Priority Pass Lounge

On my departure from Barcelona via London, I was able to access the Sala VIP Miro BCN lounge using Priority Pass. Here's my review: The post Review: Sala VIP Miro BCN... Read More

Miles For Family
Staying Organized with Travel Freely

See our Advertiser Disclosure here. As many of you know, this miles and points hobby isn’t rocket science. However, one of the keys to success is staying... Read More

Miles For Family
Narrowing Down My International Trip Wish List

See our Advertiser Disclosure here. A few months ago, I got the Chase United MileagePlus Visa. I now have about 75,000 United miles that I’d love to burn on an... Read More

Michael W Travels
Happy B-Day World Traveler Lucas- 8 Years-Old, 64 Countries Visited!

Last week our little man Lucas turned 8 years-old! Rather than have a birthday party, our family opted to celebrate by going on a quick trip to Philadelphia (probably... Read More

Family Flys Free
How To Request an Alaska Airlines Status Match (and When You Want To)

Interested in an Alaska Airlines status match to ease the transition into their program? Here is what you need to know about the status match offer: The post How To... Read More

Miles To Memories
Should You Fly Basic Economy With Kids?

Flying basic economy is one of the more distasteful options, especially with kids. Here's how the U.S. carriers handle basic economy family seating: The post Should You... Read More

Points With a Crew
7 Reasons Sayulita, Mexico is Perfect for Families

Sayulita is a great vacation spot for families and groups because... Read More

Miles For Family
The Secret to a Relaxing Vacation, Travel Tips from Samantha Brown and More

See our Advertiser Disclosure here. The Secret to a Relaxing Vacation: Meticulous, Detailed Plans: I enjoyed reading this article in New York magazine. I know that... Read More

Family Flys Free
Another Blogger Dumps Marriott, American Eliminates a Fee, And Facial Scans for Lounge Access?

Here is the latest set of interesting stories and news from around the travel web that I find interesting and hope you do, too! The post Another Blogger Dumps Marriott,... Read More

Family Flys Free
The 3 Rules Of Flying In The Window Seat

I'm solidly a #TeamWindowSeat guy, with more of my travel at the edge of the aircraft rather than the center. Over time, I've developed 3 rules to follow: The post The 3... Read More

Miles For Family
Why We Bailed on the All-inclusive Resort

See our Advertiser Disclosure here. We’re only two weeks into the new year, and already I’m changing our vacation plans. My family just bailed on the... Read More

Miles To Memories
Disney Annual Pass Dilemma, To Renew Or To Not Renew…That Is The Question

What should you consider prior to renewal of a Disney World annual pass? Here are the factors that led to my annual pass renewal decision. The post Disney Annual Pass... Read More

Miles to Go
Best Luxury Cruise Lines And Biggest Southwest CC Offer

It turns out that a lot of y’all enjoy cruising. So much so that some of our most listened to segments were all about cruises! This week Andrea Rotondo from The... Read More

Miles For Family
Kids’ Summer Camp vs. Family Vacation

See our Advertiser Disclosure here. I know it’s just the beginning of 2020. But, since I have my trips all laid out for the year, I’m in full-on planning... Read More

Family Flys Free
Marriott Bonvoys Us Again, Boeing CEO Controversy, and Cathay First Class Cuts

Here is the latest set of interesting stories and news from around the travel web that I find interesting and hope you do, too! The post Marriott Bonvoys Us Again,... Read More

Miles For Family
Wrestling Over Car Rental Decision for Costa Rica

See our Advertiser Disclosure here. My family is visiting Costa Rica over spring break. We are staying at the Hyatt Andaz Papagayo on points, and we plan to relax at the... Read More

Family Flys Free
My 2020 Credit Card Application Plans: Hello, Chase!

The new year is upon us and I've cropped under 5/24. The Chase doors are open. Here's how I want to maximize my 2020 credit card application plans: The post My 2020... Read More

Family Flys Free
5 Airlines I’m Most Eager To Experience

Every year I try to fly a few new airlines, with a cumulative total of 26 to date. Here are the top five on my radar for my next trip abroad: The post 5 Airlines... Read More

Miles For Family
Neil Peart the Traveler, 120k Radisson Visa Bonus, Staples Gift Card Offer

See our Advertiser Disclosure here. Legendary Rush Drummer Neil Peart Passed Away and What That Has to do with Travel: A few days ago, legendary Rush drummer Neil Peart... Read More

Family Flys Free
Review: Alexandra Barcelona Hotel, Hilton Curio Collection

During a recent quick weekend trip to Catalonia, I enjoyed the Alexandra Barcelona Hotel for one night. Here are my mixed feelings on the property: The post Review:... Read More

Michael W Travels
Hotel Strategy For Our Road Trip- Don’t Book More Than A Day In Advance!

Over Winter Break 2019 the Michael W Travels family went on a Deep South Road Trip. Along the way (we live in Brooklyn, NY) we made stops in states like Maryland, West... Read More

Family Flys Free
Was The 737MAX Designed By Clowns? One Boeing Employee Thinks So.

A recent release of internal Boeing communications sheds light on employees disgruntled with the new aircraft, showing just how flawed the development was. The post Was... Read More

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