7 episodes

A podcast delving into maximizing miles and points redemptions for international travel. We do trip reports, flight reviews, and hotel reviews, all bookable via miles and points!

Churn and Burn Jamesmilecation

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

A podcast delving into maximizing miles and points redemptions for international travel. We do trip reports, flight reviews, and hotel reviews, all bookable via miles and points!

    Guest Trip: Dubai, Seychelles, and Venice

    Guest Trip: Dubai, Seychelles, and Venice

    Kristin discusses her amazing points trip featuring:

    Etihad Business Class, Hilton Labriz Resort, Ca Segrado Venice, Ajman Saray Resort. Can Kristin convince me that SLH hotels aren't a scam? Will Hilton let us use Free Night Certificates to book SLH? Listen in to find out!

    • 48 min
    Amex FHR-bitrage: Squeezing every single cent out of everyone's favorite useless travel credit

    Amex FHR-bitrage: Squeezing every single cent out of everyone's favorite useless travel credit

    I discuss the terms of Amex Fine Hotels and Resorts credits, as well as the subtle ways they can actually be gamed for usefulness.



    Also, some brief trip reports from Montreal and San Francisco!

    • 23 min
    Guest Trip: Greece and the Amalfi Coast

    Guest Trip: Greece and the Amalfi Coast

    Hutton joins the show to detail how he booked Turkish business class flights to Europe and stayed in some amazing points hotels in Italy and Greece for his 60th birthday. Plus, some Savannah, GA Hyatt talk and Edinburgh flight booking woes.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Guest Trip: Amsterdam and British Airways First Class

    Guest Trip: Amsterdam and British Airways First Class

    Matt joins the show to discuss his trip and how he booked the Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam, British Airways First Class, and the mythical British Airways Concord room.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Guest Trip: Koh Samui, Bangkok, and Tokyo

    Guest Trip: Koh Samui, Bangkok, and Tokyo

    Branden visits the show this week to discuss his amazing trip to Thailand and Japan, including the Bangkok St. Regis, Andaz Tokyo, and a bucket list ANA First Class flight.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Paris and Disneyland paris

    Paris and Disneyland paris

    Air France 777 Business class, Prince De Galles hotel in Paris, dealing with flight cancelations, and unexpected hotel savings with (yes) Airbnb.

    • 32 min

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