Melissa Rogers

Social Strategist

Meet Melissa

Meet Melissa

Melissa is a social strategist from Boise, ID who loves traveling as much as possible and using points and miles to have the means to do so.

Melissa’s favorite places to explore are U.S. National Parks where she’s currently working with her partner to become the youngest couple to visit all 423 national park sites. When she’s not flying Southwest or hitting the road in her adventure van, you can find Melissa spending way too much time reading hotel reviews on TripAdvisor and looking up the hottest vegan restaurants on Yelp.

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Melissa's Travel Stats

Favorite Redemption

Earning the Southwest Companion Pass right in time for their 2k points flights to Hawaii.

We spent three nights in hotels thanks to using our points via the Chase portal, and then camped the rest of the nights on the beaches thanks to SW allowing a tent and cooler to count as free checked luggage!

Our total for 10 nights in Maui plus RT airfare, food, and a rental car was under $500 cash.

Next Destination

Super Bowl LV

Favorite Points

Southwest & World of Hyatt

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