Ben is a luxury travel writer, an immigrant and a husband with a background in linguistics and languages who travels the world for the love of it. You'll find him flying up front in first or business class all over the world.
The latest from Ben
Iberia Business Class: What You Need to Know
Business class passengers have access to free travel advisors, Iberia lounges and most importantly, the aisle.
Iberia Airlines Plus Loyalty Program: What to Know
You can transfer points from two major credit card issuers and British Airways to the Iberia Plus loyalty program.
How to Make the Most of Economy Class on Iberia Airlines
You won't get anything fancy in economy on Iberia, but it's a solid option with a good selection of routes.
How to Travel to Seattle on Points and Miles
Alaska Airlines and Delta both have hubs in Seattle, so those airlines have lots of flights in and out of the city.
Should You Spend $15,000 on a Hyatt Card for a Second Free Night Certificate?
Consider your future travel plans before you decide to put a lot of expenses on this card to get a free night.
How Hyatt’s Guest of Honor Globalist Benefit Can Get Your Friends Free Breakfast, Room Upgrades and More
If you have Globalist status, you can gift status perks to a family member or friend if you book the room for them.
How to Gift MVP Status on Alaska Airlines to Friends and Family
If you've got MVP Gold 75K status in Alaska's loyalty program, you can gift status to someone else for a year.
How to Visit National Parks for Free in 2024
National park entrance fees can easily cost over $30 per park, but there are many opportunities to get in for free.
Parks on Points: Popular Arizona and Utah National Parks
These hotels just outside of some of the most famous parks in the Southwest are bookable with points.
National Parks in California to Visit Using Points
These hotels that you can book with points provide a great jumping-off point for exploring the parks.
Best Marriott Hotels in the Southwest
These hotels across the Southwest can be booked with Marriott Bonvoy points.