Practical Point Travel Pointers

First-class travel and luxurious beachside villas booked with points often grab the headlines, but some of the best award travel redemption can be for simple weekend getaways. Frugal Travel Guy makes a point to remind us that there are great American Airlines redemptions of 7,500 miles to some phenomenal ski destinations, if you're a Citi/AAdvantage credit card holder. The article also points out other ways to save on a weekend trip, such as how to get deals on lift tickets and ski rentals.