Spencer Howard is the Editor in Chief of 10xTravel. He is also the founder of Straight To The Points where he publishes Award Alerts, an email newsletter that provides great business and first class award booking opportunities complete with dates and the best ways to book.

He enjoys long walks through the airport and taking in airplane views from lounges. He’s obsessed (no, really) with finding creative ways to earn and redeem miles and points and thinks travel should be fun from the moment you set foot in the airport.

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First class on Garuda Indonesia from Amsterdam and Jakarta (38,000 Citi ThankYou Points round-trip) on my way to scuba diving with friends in the Philippines.

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