Jane Frye, The Points Guy

Jane Frye

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New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Jane:

A first timer's guide to flying in first or business class

Finally made that redemption? Check out this guide for what to expect on your first business or first-class flight. → Read More

BBQ legend Rodney Scott on what to see, do and eat in Charleston, South Carolina

Chef Rodney Scott gives us his picks for where to eat and what to do on your next trip to Queen City. → Read More

Spirit Airlines donates $250,000 in airline travel to social justice organizations

The airline has announced it will be donating $250,000 in air travel across nine organizations dedicated to the pursuit of social justice and civil rights in cities where the company operates. → Read More

There’s a new bus service planned between India and London: 12,000 miles, 70 days, crossing 18 countries

Does the “longest bus journey in the world” tickle your fancy? For all you fans of buses, from May 2021 you can spend 70 days in a luxury coach traveling from Delhi to London. → Read More

The 6 best and worst in-flight meals I ate last year

The best and worst meals I ate in the sky in 2019. → Read More

An airline cabin crew reveals the reality of working during coronavirus pandemic

An insight into what it's like to be a cabin crew member during a global pandemic. → Read More

Suitcases, dogs, avocados and coffins: What's really traveling in the cargo hold?

Have you ever paused to think about what is situated underneath your feet on a flight? You may think it's just your suitcase, haphazardly thrown onto a pile of other bags. The reality is quite different. → Read More

TPG inside report: What it was like to visit Croatia during the COVID-19 pandemic

What it's like to vacation in Croatia during the pandemic. → Read More

Parking a 200-tonne airliner: How pilots move a plane around on the ground

WELCOME OFFER: 60,000 Points TPG'S BONUS VALUATION*: $1,200 CARD HIGHLIGHTS: 2X points on all travel and dining, points transferrable to over a dozen travel partners *Bonus value is an estimated value calculated by TPG and not the card issuer. View our latest valuations here. → Read More

The new WFH: TPG staffers on how to master the art of working from anywhere (WFA)

From road trips to vacation rentals, here’s where our staff have gone this summer and how they’ve created makeshift office spaces wherever they are. → Read More

Brace for impact! How the landing gear on the 787 Dreamliner works

All you need to know about how robust and efficient commercial aircraft landing gear is. → Read More

How the weather affects your flight — the atmosphere and winds

Ever wonder what jet streams are? Find out that and more — and how they affect your flight. → Read More

11 of the coolest airport hotels in Europe

Staying at an airport hotel doesn't have to be dismal. Here are 11 places to stay that are both convenient and cool. → Read More

Cabin pressure: How pilots avoid disaster in the cockpit

How pilots stay 'ahead of the aircraft' in extreme situations midflight. → Read More

U.K. government lifts quarantine restrictions for travel from 59 low-risk countries

The government has lifted entry restrictions for those coming from 59 low-risk countries. → Read More

British Airways to reopen 2 Heathrow lounges on Saturday

Beginning July 4, BA will begin to reopen its lounges — starting with the First and Arrivals lounges at Heathrow. → Read More

The worst 5 premium economy cabins in the sky today

A look at the five worst PE cabins we flew last year. → Read More

Practice makes perfect: How pilots train for every situation

Pilots must always know how to handle a bad situation in the skies. → Read More

Gone, but not forgotten: How my father instilled in me a love for travel — and points and miles

This is not a Father’s Day story about traveling with my dad. But, it is a story about how my father inspired me to be the traveler I am today. My father passed away while I was in college. Up until that point, our family travel consisted mainly of road trips through the Blue Ridge … → Read More

Why your summer vacation to Greece looks promising

If you want to plan a summer vacation to Greece, it looks promising. → Read More