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Just A Few Of Our Recent Travel Hacking Courses

An Introduction To Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan

Alaska Airlines is one of the best airline programs and largely underused by Canadians! Learn the basics in this course, and find out how this program could have you flying in style!

An Introduction To Aeroplan

Aeroplan is one of my favourite reward programs, despite a lot of misinformation causing a bit of a bad reputation! This course will introduce you to the program, and how it can help you reach your travel goals!

How To Search Star Alliance Award Space

Star Alliance is the largest airline alliance in the world and of significant importance to Canadians as it includes Air Canada! In this course, learn my preferred search tools to find your reward flight on any Star Alliance carrier!

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PointsWise Travel Reviews

Marriott Hotel Chongqing, Review Of The Executive River View King Room

September 7th, 2017|Hotels, Marriott, Reviews|

Introduction: As part of my Bachelor of Education, I was invited to spend 3-weeks studying at Southwest University in Chongqing, China. Initially Tyler wanted to book me at one of the Marriott hotels in the city for the entire stay, but the school was located about 45-minutes from the city centre, which was really impractical. I opted instead to stay [...]

EVA Air Business Class Lounge Review (The Infinity and The Star), Taipei Airport

September 4th, 2017|Airport Lounges, International, Reviews|

Introduction: My business class flight on EVA from Los Angeles arrived just after 5:30am, and after a short wait at the transfer security counter and walk through the airport, I was at the EVA business class lounge entrance. All of the lounges are in the same area, and very easy to find with good signage throughout the terminal. I was [...]

EVA Air Boeing 777 Business Class (Royal Laurel) Review, Los Angeles to Taipei

September 1st, 2017|Airlines, EVA Air, Reviews|

Introduction: I had the opportunity to travel to Chongqing, China with my university's Community Field Experience program. It had been over eight months since I experienced  ANA First Class from San Fransisco to Tokyo and I was very excited to try out another world class airline. Prior to booking this flight I was looking into economy flights on Air China, which [...]

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Meet Your Travel Rewards Expert

PointsWise Co-Founder: Tyler Weatherup

Champagne taste on a beer budget has always been reminiscent of Tyler’s travel style. Raised in British Columbia, Tyler has an unquenchable thirst for more adventure, which is fueled by leveraging airline and hotel loyalty programs to travel the world in luxury and style.

Currently enjoying a career in social services, he can often be found advocating for those who are marginalized in the community and is passionate about social justice. In his precious downtime, Tyler enjoys spending time with his partner Brad, and their two bulldogs, Rocco and Margo.

Through PointsWise, Tyler hopes to help others realize the potential in their travel rewards programs to not only travel smarter, but travel better.

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