Destinations like Santorini often lack chain hotels that allow you to redeem points for free nights

How to Use Points and Miles at Hotels with No Rewards Program

In theory, using points and miles for hotel stays is a straightforward affair. Determine your destination, plan out the points and miles needed, design and execute a card application and spending strategy to acquire the points, and book your free night award. But what happens if your destination has no hotels affiliated with a rewards program? Are you stuck paying cash? Or is there still a way of using rewards points to score free accommodations?

BankAmericard Travel Rewards® Credit Card

Bank of America Travel Rewards Card Review

Frustrated by complicated travel rewards programs? Do you want a credit card that is straightforward and easy to understand when it comes to rewards and perks? Well, take a look at the Bank of America® Travel Rewards credit card. This…