Airline award calculator – Do you know how many miles you need to fly first class to paradise on your favorite airline? This calculator will let you know exactly how many miles you need for that trip you are planning.
Airline Award Charts – One site to visit if you want to reference exactly how you can redeem your points.
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Hotel Hustle – Pick a city and date of your choice that you need a hotel, and this tool will display all the points options available. What is especially nice about Hotel Hustle is that it allows you to set up alerts.
Hotel Reward Maps – A great series of maps showing every hotel location for each major chain, and how many points it takes to book a stay. This is great if you prefer a certain brand and like to keep it simple.
AwardMapper – Allows you to compare all hotels across the major chains in a region you are traveling to. It also lists the number of points you need to stay at each hotel. Some hotel links are broken, and the number of points may be outdated, but it’s a good start for planning purposes.