Alexander Yu


Meet Alexander

Meet Alexander

Alexander is a freelance writer and points millionaire. You’ll probably catch him scrolling in his free time, “just for fun,” piecing together crazy luxurious itineraries in his mind. He hopes to help others discover how the world of points and miles can help them achieve their travel goals.

By day, Alexander is a technical writer for Amazon Web Services. He’s been a writer for 10xTravel since 2023.

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Alexander's Travel Stats

Favorite Redemption

ANA business class via Virgin. 35,000 miles one-way (with 30% transfer bonus).

Home Airport


Countries Visited


Favorite Places to Visit

Hawaii, Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Disney Parks

Favorite Points Currency

Chase Ultimate Rewards

Favorite Business Class

Cathay Pacific

Favorite First Class

N/A. One day!

Aisle or Window?

Aisle for long haul. Window for short haul.

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