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The Travel Geeks

Glorious Travel. Simplified.

The First 4 Steps Towards Your Travel Freedom

PlanAsk yourself where you want to go and what is holding you back from traveling there. Honeymoon? Bucket list? Mileage Run? Make a list of the top 10 places you want to visit and why. Which sites you want to see? Which airlines/flights/class of service...

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Seven Habits of Savvy Travelers

It's no secret that in the Travel World there are the Haves and Have Nots. But unlike Money, being Travel savvy is really attainable for almost anyone. So here are seven SIMPLE tips on being a Savvy Traveler. No book, no seminar, just seven simple tips....

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Choosing the Right Credit Card(s)

When it comes to use outside the U.S., not all credit cards are created equal. Many credit cards carry a surcharge that is levied when cardholders make purchases while traveling abroad. Known as foreign transaction fees, these charges can quickly...

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The 10 Commandments of the Miles & Points Game

So I’ve flown on 25+ business class flights on five star airlines, stayed at 3 different private villa hotels and have accumulated over 2 million airline miles and hotel points. All in the last 4 years alone! Oh and I make less than $40,000 a year... And...

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Geeking Destination: Koh Samui, Thailand

Thailand’s northern capital is an escape from the whirlwind pace of life of its southern rival. Despite the constant arrival of planes and trains full of sightseers, the former seat of the Lanna kingdom is still blissfully calm and laid-back.

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Meet the World’s Nicest Pilot

Ok so maybe one of the nicest, but for sure the top 5. Meet Reid Worrel. He's been an airplane enthusiast since he' was 11 years old. He talks about flying like artists talk about colors. He's just an overall pleasure to be around. ZJ caught up with Reid...

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Four Questions for A Navy Fighter Pilot

See Also: What It's Like to be a Pilot Meet an American hero Fighter Pilot named Ron Townsend. From his innocent demeanor, you wouldn't believe he's flown F18 fighter jets at 900 MPH just a couple inches away from other fighter jets doing the same thing....

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Is Paying Less for Basic Economy Worth It?

Did you ever hear of a Basic Economy fare? See Also: How to Book Airline Tickets like a Pro  Low fare airlines have been popping up all over the world. Hence the amazing deals by the legacy airlines who we've been jacking up the prices and reducing the...

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