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My 2018 travel plans are still a bit up in the air! The only thing I have booked at the moment is a week long hiking trip to Norway in June! But there’s… Continue reading

$50 off $100 hotel purchase at Orbitz and last day to activate 5% bonus for Chase Freedom

Today is a big day for the credit card travel world. Orbitz just posted a great deal for anyone looking to book a hotel in the upcoming months. From now through December 31st,… Continue reading

Penguin Colony on Isla Magdalena

Punta Arenas is the airport to fly into when reaching Torres del Paine and Patagonia. Before heading straight on to Puerto Natales and the park I’d highly recommend spending a day in Punta… Continue reading

Hiking Las Torres

While the entire Torres del Paine park is incredible, the most iconic section, and the part it’s named for, is the towers. Some attempt actually climbing the towers themselves, but the latest couple… Continue reading

Torres del Paine National Park bus tour

Originally we planned our trip to Torres del Paine National Park in Chilean Patagonia in order to complete the W trek. This 4 day hike is the most popular attraction to the park… Continue reading

Final Expenses- Patagonia Chile

Trip Value: $5,254.41 Actual $ Cost to us: $719.32 Miles and points we spent: 253,760 Finally a trip that we came in under budget on! I was anticipating our costs for this one… Continue reading

Amazon Jungle Tour: Part III

Read about part I of our adventure here Read about part II of our adventure here The next morning we woke up to a new day. I was hopeful as one great thing… Continue reading

Amazon Jungle Tour: Part II

Read about part I here: Amazon Jungle Tour Part I After evacuating our original lodge location, we headed back out into the boats to go 30 minutes further down the river, deeper into… Continue reading

Amazon Jungle Tour: Part I

The Amazon jungle is something I have been fascinated with ever since childhood. I loved learning about all the larger than life plants, their dangers and uses, the poison arrow dart frogs, the… Continue reading

Barclay World Arrival Plus Mastercard changes

I recently wrote about the newcomer Capital One Venture card and the competition it provides for my regular everyday card Barclay World Arrival Plus. With some new changes being announced for Barclay World… Continue reading