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Back to the show!

What we discuss:

  • Carrie getting engaged to homeless Drew
  • How hitch-hiking (in Rarotonga, Cooke Islands) got us a 3-bedroom house for 3 weeks for $250.
  • Dave shares the odd booking issues using ANA miles for his trip to Japan
  • Ticket mishaps!
    • Turns out you don’t need your middle name on a ticket, regardless of what your passport says (unless it specifically asks for passport info).
    • Wrong name and weird passport photos.
  • Frequent Miler’s “40k to Far away”
  • United stopover rules
  • My favorite ways to find hotel deals (or you can just read 9 Ideas To Get Hotel Deals)
  • Dave goes to the Oshkosh airshow after getting his pilot’s license.


How To Listen

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Song credit: “Human” by Sean Heathcliff

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