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Miles to Memories - Fun Side of Miles, Points & Travel

Dec 26, 2019

Episode Description

In episode 20 we discuss the negative side of this hobby, the one perk or loophole we love for 2020 and sweet spots with Avios. We also discuss an awesome American status match, our upcoming elite status plans and issues with Rakuten. Thanks to Bethany from Bougie Miles for standing in!

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Episode Notes

2:00 - Star Wars Review (No Spoilers!)

6:30 - Hitting up Baha Mar mistake rates in January

9:00 - Using Caesars Diamond Atlantis Perk

14:00 - The negative side of this hobby - arrogant and condescending people

16:30 - People are given a hard time about domestic travel

18:50 - Judging people for not flying first class with your miles and points

20:35 - Correcting people with no tact

22:15 - It is okay to go back to the same place more than once.

24:15 - The one perk, benefit or loophole we love for 2020.

28:00 - Mark’s painful upcoming flight that will mean two days without a shower or bed

29:15 - Delta Status Challenge for 2020

33:50 - Mileage Running for AA Gold

35:30 - Mark's Elite Status for 2020

36:45 - Hyatt Regency Portland First Look

38:15 - Issues with Rakuten - Check Your Payouts

39:55 - Founderscard American Airlines Elite Challenge

41:20 - Best ways to redeem BA Avios

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