Jet Set Packing Guide: Best Travel Accessories From Goop, Cinq a Sept

Welcome to Jet Set, a recurring feature in which we highlight our favorite new accessories that are perfect for any kind of trip.We’ve made it past Thanksgiving travel, but holiday journeys are only just beginning. Whether you’re trying to fit in one more tropical trip before the end of the year or you’re prepping for that big festive getaway you’ve...

Record number of holiday travelers to brave the roads and skies

A record amount of Americans will travel this season; AAA estimates 115.6 million people, a third of the U.S., will take off this holiday season. A record number of Americans are set to travel this holiday...

The Worst Times to Hit the Road for Thanksgiving Travel 2019

They say misery loves company, right? There will be plenty of company, at least, on the nation’s highways (and airways) this week, as an estimated 55 million travelers embark on Thanksgiving travel. And according to AAA, that’s a lot more than usual. This will be second only to 2005 for the busiest Thanksgiving holidays since the organization began tracking data...

From 2.5K miles each way: Delta flash sale to/from Seattle

Delta is running a flash sale for flights to and from Seattle. Flights start as low as 2.5K miles each way from West Coast cities and are also quite cheap from around the country, with Boston ringing in at 6K miles each way and New York at 6.5K each way, with plenty more available. The Deal Delta flash sale with awards from 2.5K miles one way from many US...

A Luxury Weekend Guide to The Seychelles

Elite Traveler explores the wonders of The Seychelles / ©Shutterstock Of the 115 islands in the Seychelles, just four are inhabited, and the majority are so minute that you have to zoom in on Google Maps just to see them. But these archipelagos dotted throughout the Indian Ocean are utterly spellbinding: volcanic rock dating back hundreds of millions of years;...

Go wild for truffle hunting in the hillsides of northern Italy – The Sun

IT'S fair to say that Chicco has one major drawback as a truffle-hunting dog – he will keep wolfing down his discoveries.A real pain when these fungi cost a fortune. 3 The Borgo Conde vineyard which boasts sweeping views of the picturesque slopesCredit: Getty - Contributor No wonder owner Sauro Podesta keeps a beady eye on his Springer Spaniel and is...

[Back again]Expedia: $40 off $100 in activities with promo code MYSTERY40

Update 12/20/19: This deal is back again, now with coupon code MYSTERY40OFF. The discount is valid from 12.01am PT on December 20, 2019 until December 21, 2019 11:59pm PT, though it can always end sooner. Activity dates must be between December 20, 2019 and June 30, 2020. (H/T: Miles to Memories) While not quite as good as yesterday’s deal for...

Luxury on a Budget: Plan a Lavish Vacation With JustFly

Once you have your location, flight and accommodations all set, planning the rest of your trip should be as easy as matching your sunhat to your sunglasses. Pixabay/Sharon Ang Believe it or not, it’s possible to remain financially realistic while living out your dream vacation. When a first class ticket to Dubai might be slightly out of reach, these tips...

Joshua Tree National Park expecting crowds through holidays

JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Joshua Tree National Park is gearing up for the huge crowds drawn to… JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Joshua Tree National Park is gearing up for the...

Where did Portal Alerts go?

Frequent Miler’s Portal Alerts are no more.  We used to publish alerts every morning.  Each Portal Alert contained a list of merchants in which the best portal rates had increased or decreased from the day before.  We’re in the process of making technical improvements to our site and can no longer support this custom Portal Alerts functionality. For those who...