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Entries from October 2010

Southwest Rapid Rewards Credit Card Review

October 14th, 2010 · Comments Off on Southwest Rapid Rewards Credit Card Review

When you sign up for the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards® Credit Card from Chase, you get 16 Rapid Rewards credits (enough for a free round trip flight) after your first purchase or use of the card (use includes purchases, balance transfers, or checks but excludes cash advances). You can also get an extra credit for […]

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Tags: Money Tips

InterContinental Hotels Group Priority Club Rewards

October 13th, 2010 · Comments Off on InterContinental Hotels Group Priority Club Rewards

The InterContinental Hotels Group’s rewards loyalty program is called Priority Club Rewards (US site). Membership Tiers There are three membership tiers: Club Level: Everyone starts at the Club Level just by signing up to their Priority Club program. You get extended check-out, where available, a weekday newspaper, where available, and you can transfer points between […]

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Tags: Loyalty Programs

Use Tour Guide Itineraries to Plan Your Trip

October 11th, 2010 · Comments Off on Use Tour Guide Itineraries to Plan Your Trip

Martha and I have been poking around a lot on Gap Adventures, looking at the itineraries for all their cool “experiences.” In the times that we’ve traveled abroad, we never went with a tour group unless we were with my parents. My parents, whenever we go somewhere new, love Chinese-speaking tour companies that set up […]

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Tags: Money Tips

The Lakes of Desolation Wilderness, South Lake Tahoe

October 6th, 2010 · Comments Off on The Lakes of Desolation Wilderness, South Lake Tahoe

I wanted to show you all a map of the general area we hiked, though each hike has a more detailed map, just to give you an idea of the size and scope of the area. If the pictures looked expansive, the map should really drive that point home. I’ve annotated the map with a […]

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Tags: Journey Notes