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2019 Trip Report – Swiss Alps & the Tour de France – Our 12-Day Itinerary & How We Booked It
2019 Trip Report – Swiss Alps & the Tour de France – Our 12-Day Itinerary & How We Booked It

2019 Trip Report – Swiss Alps & the Tour de France – Our 12-Day Itinerary & How We Booked It

Introduction and Background As always when we begin a trip report with our itinerary, we like to provide a little background to give some context for the choices we made. The first important factor for this trip was the traveling…

Hotel Review: Highline DoubleTree Vail (During Covid Times)
Hotel Review: Highline DoubleTree Vail (During Covid Times)

Hotel Review: Highline DoubleTree Vail (During Covid Times)

Introduction On our recent 2-night father-daughter getaway to Vail, Middle Age Miles daughter KB and I stayed at the Highline DoubleTree. The hard product at the hotel was solid, and we had a fine stay. We felt comfortable being at…

[Updated 5/14/20] Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs
[Updated 5/14/20] Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs

[Updated 5/14/20] Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs

Introduction Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen credit card companies and loyalty programs introduce many consumer-friendly changes. There have been so many that it’s hard to keep up with everything! Last week, we published a summary of the consumer-friendly…

Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs
Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs

Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs

Introduction While we’ve been on our housemoving-induced hiatus for the past few weeks and continuing even through today, we’ve seen credit card companies and loyalty programs introduce many consumer-friendly changes. There have been so many that it’s hard to keep…

Amex Offers for Hotels – Active Offers as of Feb 2020
Amex Offers for Hotels – Active Offers as of Feb 2020

Amex Offers for Hotels – Active Offers as of Feb 2020

Introduction Some nice Amex Offers for hotels have been released within the past few days, and it’s been a while since we’ve done a recap of active Offers. So, we figured it would be a good time to catch Middle…

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/30/19 – VGC deals at Staples & OD/OM; free night offers from Waldorf Astoria, Conrad & Fairmont Chicago; JetBlue; Ticket Club 5% off today
Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/30/19 – VGC deals at Staples & OD/OM; free night offers from Waldorf Astoria, Conrad & Fairmont Chicago; JetBlue; Ticket Club 5% off today

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/30/19 – VGC deals at Staples & OD/OM; free night offers from Waldorf Astoria, Conrad & Fairmont Chicago; JetBlue; Ticket Club 5% off today

News & Notes on this Monday morning includes some gift card deals, hotel free night deals, a ticket deal, and an extension to the Jet Blue schedule. We hope you find today’s news interesting and useful: 1. Visa Gift Card…

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/9/19 – Amex Offers for Waldorf/Conrad, Marriott & ESPN+; Upromise for Choice & IHG; AAdvantage eShopping Promo; Dosh/Kroger
Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/9/19 – Amex Offers for Waldorf/Conrad, Marriott & ESPN+; Upromise for Choice & IHG; AAdvantage eShopping Promo; Dosh/Kroger

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/9/19 – Amex Offers for Waldorf/Conrad, Marriott & ESPN+; Upromise for Choice & IHG; AAdvantage eShopping Promo; Dosh/Kroger

It’s the first edition of our new “News & Notes” series that we promised in our recent “1st Birthday” article! We hope that we can use this series to get out to our readers more tricks, tips and news that…

How We Used Amex Hilton Card Benefits for an Incredible Stay & Experience in Versailles
How We Used Amex Hilton Card Benefits for an Incredible Stay & Experience in Versailles

How We Used Amex Hilton Card Benefits for an Incredible Stay & Experience in Versailles

This article is a way-out-of-sequence part of our Trip Report – Swiss Alps & the Tour de France. Introduction In an article we published earlier this afternoon, we reviewed our Amex Hilton 2-card upgrade-downgrade strategy and the remarkable haul of…

New Amex Offer for Marriott – Plus a Review of All Current Amex Offers to Save Money at Hotels
New Amex Offer for Marriott – Plus a Review of All Current Amex Offers to Save Money at Hotels

New Amex Offer for Marriott – Plus a Review of All Current Amex Offers to Save Money at Hotels

Today saw the return of a fantastic Amex Offer for Marriott hotels – $40 statement credit when you spend $200 or more at a Marriott Bonvoy property. We wanted to be sure to highlight this great and highly usable Offer,…

Mini-Review: A Quick Hotel Visit to the Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik
Mini-Review: A Quick Hotel Visit to the Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik

Mini-Review: A Quick Hotel Visit to the Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik

This article is part of our Trip Report – Our Summer Holiday in Dubrovnik and Beyond When we’re traveling at Middle Age Miles, one thing we enjoy doing occasionally is dropping in for quick visits at hotels that interest us…