100 episodes

DIY travel arrangements can be tough. Each week join experienced travel blogger, plane enthusiast and awkward party host Jake Redman as he and his travel-addicted co-host Anthony Ryan navigate modern travel from the best plane seats to the worst hotel rooms. We dig up the latest options in travel to help make you a better travel-planner.

Modhop Podcast Jake Redman

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 6 Ratings

DIY travel arrangements can be tough. Each week join experienced travel blogger, plane enthusiast and awkward party host Jake Redman as he and his travel-addicted co-host Anthony Ryan navigate modern travel from the best plane seats to the worst hotel rooms. We dig up the latest options in travel to help make you a better travel-planner.

    Dallas, Disney and Deals. Our 100th Episode!

    Dallas, Disney and Deals. Our 100th Episode!

    We were so excited to just sit down an do a new podcast, we forgot that this was our 100TH episode! Our plans for a star-studded salute to our pod-body of work was barely afloat at this point anyway so probably for the best that this is just a low-key event. That said, there was some wacky shenanigans aboard a Virgin Atlantic flight this week so we cover that along with a sweet discount for Uber One and point you to a solid breakdown on the current state of high-annual fee credit cards. Plus, we chat about Anthony’s trip to Texas and commiserate about finding good flight deals right now.

    • 27 min
    AirBnB Cancels Some Cancelling & Jake Thinks Charlotte is a Beach Town

    AirBnB Cancels Some Cancelling & Jake Thinks Charlotte is a Beach Town

    AirBnB axes a covid-era cancellation policy and Jake forgot where Charlotte was in North Carolina…and such. We’re back with a few travel tidbits to cover along with random bits of domestic treks of our own. Get the early Spring vibes of Lake George, NY and Charlotte, NC (Anthony knows where it is) in our latest podcast. Listen now…

    • 20 min
    Goodbye Amex Platinum, Hello Milan!

    Goodbye Amex Platinum, Hello Milan!

    The podcast returns after the guys get through another busy holiday season. Jake and Anthony dive into the planned revamp of the US passport renewal process and touch on more unruly behavior in the skies. Amex Platinum is on Jake’s chopping block once the increased new nearly $700 fee comes due so we break down why it’s not the value it used to be. Also, we finally wrap Anthony’s trip to France and Italy with his stop in Milan filled with drinks and apartment balconies with trees.

    • 36 min
    Lake Como and the Power of Kids Bop

    Lake Como and the Power of Kids Bop

    We dive right into the second part of Anthony's Euro vacation with a chat about Lake Como. He dishes about what to do and what local hops are worth the walk. Plus we dig into changes to the American Express Business Platinum and why it and it's consumer level sibling are losing the war against perk-fatigue. Also, what the heck happened at Southwest? Listen here!

    • 29 min
    Anthony Talks Nice About Nice…France

    Anthony Talks Nice About Nice…France

    Anthony is back and has lots to tell us about his first Covid-era overseas trip. Because he’s full to the brim with shareable info, we’re breaking it into a 3 part mini-series starting with Nice, France. Everything from how he got there to what you’ll need to do in order to get into a restaurant. Plus, travel news with Jake, parasailing and more!

    • 48 min
    Boom Go Our 100K Ultimate Reward Dreams

    Boom Go Our 100K Ultimate Reward Dreams

    We start re-shaking off the rust as we dive into the 95th Modhop Podcast and diving into a ton of Chase-related news.  Our fave travel points are up for grabs with a generous bonus for an initial spend on Sapphire Preferred AND news of a Sapphire Lounge trickles in. Plus, United's got plans to get places faster (like, BOOM fast) and we explore our bad spelling. It's all here, listen...

    • 19 min

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