Jordan Allen, The Points Guy

Jordan Allen

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Past articles by Jordan:

You Can Adopt a Puppy and Play Bingo With The Points Guy This Month

We're hosting a bingo night at Boris & Horton — a pup-friendly coffee shop — in support of Foster Dogs Inc. on August 27. → Read More

Video: TPG Visits the Scottish Countryside and Reviews The Gleneagles Hotel

Two words: warm towels. And not the tiny hot towels you get on airplanes, either — big, fluffy, warm towels long enough for a 6’7” person. That’s a major plus for a hotel! In this week’s episode of “Being The Points Guy,” Brian checks into The Gleneagles Hotel in Auchterarder, Scotland. Known for its sprawling … → Read More

You Can't Take It With You: Why It's Illegal to Take Sand From Some Beaches

A french couple could face up to six years in prison after stealing sand from a Sardinian beach. Don't be like them. → Read More

Hilton Honors Status Match Changes, TSA PreCheck Adds Airlines and More

Catch up on all the TPG news you missed this week. → Read More

Breaking: Customs Computer System Shutdown Causes Mass Delays at Airports Nationwide

U.S. Customs and Border Protection is experiencing a system shutdown nationwide, causing delays and lines at airports. → Read More

Greenland Is Not for Sale, but Here Is How You Can Visit Anyway

Despite what Donald Trump wants, Greenland isn't for sale. But that doesn't mean you can't visit. → Read More

Nepali Officials Propose New Rules to Limit Mount Everest Climbers After Fatal Season

Nepali officials may now require aspiring hikers to provide proof of physical fitness. → Read More

You May Be Able to Earn Up to $250 Towards Concerts With a New Credit Card

It's a good time to sign up for an American Express Card, especially if you're planning on going to any concerts or sporting events in the next year or so. → Read More

Video: TPG Reviews the Beachside Hilton Tel-Aviv

In this week's episode of "Being The Points Guy" Brian reviews his stay in a Junior Suite at the Hilton Tel Aviv. → Read More

Delta Donates 100 Flights and $1.5M to Help Survivors and Victims of Human Trafficking

Delta Air Lines donated $1.5 million and 100 flights to Polaris to help survivors and victims of human trafficking. → Read More

It's Not Too Late to Book a Labor Day Weekend Getaway

It's not too late to book your Labor Day Weekend getaway. In fact, with all the recent sales popping up, now is a good time to act. → Read More

Deal Alert: Save Big on Labor Day Weekend Getaways With Expedia's End of Summer Sale

What better way is there to stretch out those final days of sun than a discounted, luxury trip on Labor Day Weekend? → Read More

Theme Park Programs That Are Welcoming to Kids on the Autism Spectrum

The definitive how-to guide on going to the theme park with a child that has an Autism Spectrum Disorder. → Read More

You Can Actually Get Fined For Sitting on Rome's Spanish Steps Now

After a police crackdown in Rome yesterday that proved the government isn't playing around anymore, it's officially punishable by fine to sit on the iconic Spanish Steps. → Read More

Get a Free Iced Starbucks Drink With Your Purchase Today

Starbucks is having a buy one get one free deal on iced beverages today after 2pm. → Read More

Video: Which First Class Is the Best on the A380?

In this week's episode of "Being The Points Guy," Brian talks about his all-time favorite aircraft, the Airbus A380. → Read More

Lost Temple Emerges Amid the Worst Drought in Thailand in a Decade

As water levels hit a record low in Thailand, tourists and residents alike have been coming in droves to visit the once lost remains of the Wat Nong Bua Yai temple. → Read More

Emirates Crew Member Testifies Against Self-Upgrading Passenger That Assaulted Her

An Emirates flight attendant that was allegedly assaulted and harassed by a passenger who self-upgraded testified at the Dubai Court. → Read More

Meet the TPG Team at Our Delta-Themed Reader Event in Atlanta

On Tuesday, August 20, we're inviting you to come chat, wine and dine with us at the Delta Flight Museum in Atlanta! → Read More

You Can Now Visit the Real 'Stranger Things' Set in Atlanta

'Stranger Things' fans who can't get enough of the show after season three will love visiting the show's set. Here's what to expect. → Read More