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Our Best Starwood Points Redemption Ever?!

One of my primary approaches to maximizing miles and points for our family’s travels is to plan and book our “big” award trips as far in advance as possible. There is something to be said for pouncing on last minute award availability, but when you have four people in the family, are dealing with peak travel times, and are at the mercy of the school schedule, that last minute approach frequently isn’t viable.
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