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Miles and Points: It’s More than Just Credit Cards

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As a long time reader of many blogs and articles, there seems to be an oversimplification of the Miles and Points game with many media outlets constantly(annoyingly as well) pushing headlines such as "best credit card to open this summer" or "why you should open (credit card name here)". As the landscape continues to evolve … Continue reading Miles and Points: It’s More than Just Credit Cards

Hyatt Regency Sonoma: Solid but in Need of a Refresh

Over the weekend, Jen and I decided to use a couple of our free night certificates to stay at the Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country. This category 4 property is situated in Santa Rosa with easy access to Napa, Sonoma, and Guerneville. The property is cute, with some hints of Spanish design. In contrast to … Continue reading Hyatt Regency Sonoma: Solid but in Need of a Refresh

Slide: Great App for Earning Additional Cash Back

Official Image from Raise Here at Strictly Travel, I'm all about travel, but I also love helping other deal stack and save money. Slide is an app created by Raise(My Referral link for $5 off your first order) that allows users to purchase gift cards for 4% cash back. If you deposit cash ahead of … Continue reading Slide: Great App for Earning Additional Cash Back

Delta One from London to Vancouver: Just Alright

On my most recent trip to London, I flew Air France with a stop over in Paris on the outbound. On the return, I decided to go with Delta Airline's Delta One offering which also allowed me to explore the Virgin Atlantic Upper Class Terminal and lounge. This unrivaled premium pre-departure experience was the highlight … Continue reading Delta One from London to Vancouver: Just Alright