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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 7 days

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I got to the airport for our trip to Europe, and got ready to use my Priority Pass cards to access airport lounges

(SEE ALSO: How to use the American Express Priority Pass Platinum card benefit)

Luckily, I figured out the simple trick to access Priority Pass lounges without a physical card

Try it out and see if it works for you!



Hopefully you’ve been following along and playing the SPG Open the World sweepstakes (it ends this week)


Even better, there’s an easy way to get 200 free Starpoints in about 30 seconds by updating your email preferences


aer-lingus-business-class-seatsWe were finally heading to Europe… sitting in our fancy Aer Lingus Business Class seats (pictured left)

Sipping our pre-departure drink….

Then….. “Ladies and Gentleman, I’m sorry but this flight has been CANCELED!”

In the maelstrom of trying to get on to another flight, here are 5 things that I did right after my flight was canceled.

Here are the rest of this week’s stories:

Family Travel

Miles, Points and Credit cards

News and Notes

If you’re still up for more travel reading, here’s last week’s recap: I’m taking my bags in an emergency, 250K Starpoints and a flight…. CANCELED?!?!

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