Frequent Flyer Programs on the Upswing: This is a great read from Greg at Frequent Miler. See, 2020 isn’t all bad news!
How Cruising Changed on Royal Caribbean’s First Cruise Back: Royal Caribbean just completed its first post-Covid cruise in Singapore. The sailings are 3- and 4-night cruises with no stops, also called “ocean getaways”. See the details on Royal Caribbean Blog. Could these cruises work in the U.S. right now? I doubt it, because Singapore’s Covid infection rate is MUCH lower.
Easy Path to Hyatt Globalist Status: See this informative post on Frequent Miler for how to earn Hyatt Globalist status with half the effort as before. I have my own thoughts on jumping through these hoops for status which I will share next week.
Passengers Fake Covid Results: From Your Mileage May Vary, it appears that some passengers forged negative Covid test results on a recent flight from Moscow to China. Oy. Is this going to be a thing now?
Fee-free Visa Deal at Staples: It’s easy to earn 5X rewards at Staples if you have a Chase Ink card with 5X rewards at office supply stores. From 12/6-12/12, Staples has fee-free Visa cards (normal fee is $6.95). And, the promo allows 5 per customer. See the details on Miles to Memories.
Nancy lives near Dallas, Texas, with her husband and three kids. Her favorite vacations include the beach, cruising and everything Disney.