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If you’re sitting on a big stash of points and miles, now could be the right time to splurge on business-class tickets.
Now that the world is opening up again it’s time to start thinking about planning travel.
Many of us have accumulated a big stash of credit card rewards over the pandemic.
You can use your points and miles for a dream vacation once you’re ready to travel again.
Read Insider’s guide to the best travel rewards credit cards.
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Like many of us, it’s unlikely you did a lot of traveling in the past year. But now as restrictions ease and comfort levels increase, traveling is back on the agenda.
If you’ve been hoarding credit card points and have a big stash ready to redeem, here are five ideas from well-known travel rewards experts to give you some inspiration.
If you’re just getting started with credit card points and miles, check out our guides to the best travel rewards credit cards, airline credit cards, and hotel credit cards for all the top options right now.
We’re focused here on the rewards and perks that come with each card. These cards won’t be worth it if you’re paying interest or late fees. When using a credit card, it’s important to pay your balance in full each month, make payments on time, and only spend what you can afford to pay.
Cashing in 250,000 points for ANA Round the World tickets
Max of @MaxMilesPoints and his wife are using Amex Membership Rewards points for a round-the-world adventure.
Last summer I transferred 250,000 American Express Membership Rewards points to All Nippon Airways (ANA) to book two ANA Round the World tickets for my wife and me.
We earned the points for this redemption from welcome bonuses, friend referrals, and everyday spending on the American Express® Gold Card and The Platinum Card® from American Express. This was going to be our second ANA Round the World ticket and we were very excited.
Read more: The best American Express cards of 2021
Sadly, we ended up canceling our trip due to travel restrictions and the miles were re-deposited back into my account. Now with 250,000 ANA miles in my account, we are ready to give it another try. This time around we are planning to fly west, and cross the Pacific first, stopping in Tokyo, Seoul, and Taipei. Then we’ll continue down through Singapore and over to Dubrovnik and Lisbon before heading back to the US.
The ANA Round the World ticket is one of the best ways to redeem American Express Membership Rewards points and it’s one …read more
Source:: Business Insider