Jake is back from Switzerland and very tired. He does his very best to stay awake and tell you about getting to and visiting Lausanne and hopping up to Paris. Meanwhile, Anthony asks YOU for advice on planning for Italy.
Southwest gets Lai’d.
Great limited-time opportunities for bonus miles from site “Frequent Flyer Bonuses”. Check out their car rental bonuses too (a Modhop fave)!)
What would YOU do with a whole plane to yourself? Let us know on twitter @modhop.
Flying to Zurich in Swiss Business was as good as I remember. Used 70,000 United Mileage Plus miles to book at united.com. Read the full review or just watch the video here:
Created my own cash & points mix using Chase Ultimate Rewards. 10,617 points and $100.00 for 2 nights at Hotel AlaGare in Lausanne, Switzerland.
35,000 Marriott Bonvoy Point combined with gold status via my Amex Platinum got me an upgraded room at LeDokhans in Paris.
40k Points got me into an American Airlines Premium Economy Seat. aboard a 777-200
A coupon code and surprisingly little $ got me a helicopter ride from the airport in NYC with Blade Continuous.
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