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Award Travel 101 Podcast Episode 28: Pancakes and Points

Welcome to the Award Travel 101 Podcast, from the original Facebook community created for miles and points enthusiasts. In this episode, Mike Zaccheo jumps on the pod with Eric Holly, a fellow Award Travel community moderator who lives on the west coast, is a retired firefighter, a fan of Alaska Airlines, and — most importantly — a pancake machine aficionado.

Award Travel 101 Podcast Episode 27: Best Card for Trip Insurance

Welcome to the Award Travel 101 Podcast, from the original Facebook community created for miles and points enthusiasts. Our goal for this podcast and our community is to help you learn how to maximize your travel rewards, no matter your destination or budget. In this episode, we discuss some of the new bonus transfer opportunities along with cards that have travel protections and which one we prefer.

Award Travel 101 Podcast Episode 26: Andaz Mayakoba Trip & Traveling With Kids on the Spectrum

Welcome back to another episode of the Award Travel 101 Podcast, from the original Facebook community created for miles and points enthusiasts. In this episode, I chat with my wife Jessica about our recent trip to the Andaz Mayakoba in Mexico and how we navigated various obstacles and opportunities, from traveling with a child on the spectrum to scoring upgrades on both our flights and hotel.

Award Travel 101 Podcast Episode 25: What Are Points Worth

Welcome back to another episode of the Award Travel 101 Podcast, from the original Facebook community created for miles and points enthusiasts. In this episode, we discuss loyalty program changes, dig into what different award points and miles are worth, recap of this week's news and offers, and which card offers we are taking advantage of.