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I hope that you’ve enjoyed the past week of travel information – here’s a recap of what you may have missed from Points With a Crew over the past week or so

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With the NCAA tournament in full swing, I thought it would be fun to run a mini bracket competition to figure out the best miles, points and travel tools.  Make sure to make your voice heard and vote!  Here are the 8 first round “games”!

#1 Award Wallet vs. #16 Boingo Wifi#2 Autoslash vs. #15 Osmand#3 Google Flights / ITA Matrix vs. #14 Cashback Monitor, #4 Airline Route Mapper vs. #13 The Flight Deal#5 Award Mapper vs. #12 Expert Flyer#6 Rome2Rio vs. #11 Check My Trip#7 Hotel Hustle vs. #10 Flight Aware#8 FlyerMiler vs. #9 Seatguru


I’m still in the middle of recapping our round the world trip.  So while there are still a few parts of the trip report to write, here are 2 first class trip reports

JAL first class review from ORD (Chicago) to NRT (Tokyo)

Help! I’m “stuck” in Emirates First class on ONLY a 777!!! (from Singapore to Dubai)


As part of our 4 night stay in Singapore, we decided to spend a night in Malaysia.

There are a couple of different options for crossing the border from Singapore to Malaysia

We ended up taking the bus and it was…. quite the experience!  Find out what we did and how that could help you.

Other news of the week



If you’re still up for more travel reading, here’s last week’s recap: Why does this luxury hotel make me sign out my pool towels?!?

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