Southwest’s Obscure Holiday Sale

Southwest’s Obscure Holiday Sale

Saving Money
189/365 This week, Southwest announced a sale with a clever hook: celebrate an obscure holiday by booking a flight! Schedule Open Through November 2 Southwest quietly opened their schedule through November 2, maybe in anticipation of this sale. This means that you can book your travel for the rest of the spring, summer, and part of fall. It pays to…
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Booking Hyatt Award Stays

Booking Hyatt Award Stays

Saving Money, Travel
176/365 Hyatt is my favorite hotel brand to book award rooms, just like Southwest is my favorite airline for booking award airfare. Rooms start at just 5,000 points for a category 1 hotel and top out at 40,000 points for the high end category 8 properties. (Let's face it—I have absolutely no interest in those hotels!) Exploring Hotel Charts Comparable…
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Southwest Is Open For Business in Hawaii!

Southwest Is Open For Business in Hawaii!

Travel
158/365 Southwest has been working towards flying to Hawaii for over a year now. This morning, they finally opened their schedule, simultaneously announcing the city pairs they will be flying to/from during this inaugural period. Book today and tomorrow (March 4 & 5, 2019) for insanely low prices like $49 each way! Hawaiian Cities Eventually, Southwest will have all of…
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Trip Report: Universal Orlando (Part 1)

Trip Report: Universal Orlando (Part 1)

Saving Money, Travel
148/365 My kids LOVE Harry Potter. I read all of the books to them a few years ago. Now, the audio books are playing on our Echo device most days, and the movies are frequently chosen for family movie night. They both have wizard robes and wands, and know their Hogwarts House and Patronus. In 2017, we bought cheap annual…
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Another Southwest Sale

Another Southwest Sale

Disney, Saving Money, Travel
131/365 Southwest has flights on sale through Thursday again this week, so if you have any air travel you need to book or you have Southwest flights already booked, go check it out! Lower Your Price I was able to shave even more points off of a flight I have coming up in a few weeks. It's so funny that…
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Southwest Sale

Southwest Sale

Saving Money, Travel
124/365 Southwest has flights on sale through Thursday, so if you have any air travel you need to book or you have Southwest flights already booked, go check it out! I was able to shave some more points off of a flight I have coming up in a few weeks. It's so funny that it's the same flight I lowered…
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Southwest Companion Pass

Southwest Companion Pass

Travel
112/365 The Southwest Companion Pass is just about the best deal in the travel hacking world. One person gets to fly with you for free (plus taxes, usually $5.60) for the rest of the year, plus the next year. It's so great! Both Bryan and I had Companion Passes in 2016-2017, and the kids were our designated companions. This meant…
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