Roundup: Articles From Around the Web
Here are some posts from around the web that I thought you may find interesting. Let me know if there is anything good I missed. Email me anything awesome that you find, or write, at Mark@milestomemories.com.
WHY HOUSE-SITTING IN WALES WAS ONE OF MY FAVORITE TRAVEL EXPERIENCES EVER – Megan Starr
A great idea for anyone who wants to travel on the cheap or a nomad that just needs a place to hang out for a few weeks. I think it would be a totally unique experience and everyone I know who has done it loves it.
ANA and Air Canada Remove TAP Portugal Fuel Surcharges – The Lazy Traveler’s Handbook
Any time fuel surcharges drop off that is a great day for us in the miles and points world!
Gift Of College Adds Store Locator & More Stores Selling $500 Cards – Doctor of Credit
I know many people love these things so this is good news. They were only available at Toys R Us for the longest time and when they went bankrupt no one knew what would happen with these. It looks like they are being added to shelves at a lot of places. This tool makes them easy to find. I prefer the Walmart route but this is a great option for racking up points.
Hilton Sets Sights On Hostel Users With New Micro-Hotel Brand – One Mile at a Time
I am not the target market but I would probably stay in one if it was in an area I wanted to stay in.
What to do when an Ebay buyer returns a bag of sand – Miles Per Day
Reselling is getting harder and harder. It is insane that you have to video yourself opening returns now. I am glad Vinh got it to work out in his favor. I am very surprised the eBay buyer had so many feedback too.