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Welcome to The Morning Shave. We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and tricks with you. Here are the articles for Friday, August 3, 2018, that we think you should read.
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Annoying Things Points and Miles Collectors Do. – Ok, I’m totally guilty of bragging about our travels. But, it’s not a “look how cool I am” thing, but more of a “look what is possible out there in the world.” I definitely don’t like #5. What about you?
Now Is the Time to Book Cheap Flights to Japan for the 2019 Cherry Blossom Season. – The cherry blossoms in DC are beautiful, but they pale in comparison to what you’ll see in Japan. Charlie loves traveling to Japan and he can attest that everyone needs to visit Japan at least once in their life. Might as well make it during Cherry Blossom Season to get the full experience.
Amex Airline Fee Reimbursements. What still works? – I still haven’t used my $200 for this year, so this article is timely.
Should you Buy Points or Pay Cash for Hotel Stays? Use this Simple Formula to Decide. – No matter how long you’ve been traveling and into travel rewards, there will be situations where you’re unsure if you should use cash or points. I like that this guide boils it down to an easy decision for you.
6 Easy Ways to Save on Hotel Bookings. – Speaking of booking hotels, there are some good tips here as well. I usually book with points instead of cash, but I like the idea of saving money!
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