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Here's your round-up of need-to-know travel news and daily delights.

June 21, 2016

If you aren’t one of those people who has been saving up credit card miles and points all year to splurge on a fantastic summer vacation, not to worry—credit card bonuses are your new best travel friend. Here’s how to save big and use them for your next getaway. [Huffington Post]

For adventurers looking to experience the natural beauty of the desert mountain valley of Spiti there’s a new hostel just for you. At an altitude of 4,720 meters, Zostel pairs funky accommodations with breathtaking views as the highest hostel in Asia. [ScoopWhoop]

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A cyclist in California has the surprise — and scare — of a lifetime. As he was mountain biking on Mills Peak trail near Lake Tahoe a bear crashed into him with trying to run across the trail. See the full story and check out the video, here. [Insider]

A fever, or large group of thousands of stingrays, was filmed off the coast of Tampa, Florida—it’s a pretty impressive sight. Take a look. [Digg]

Lindsey Campbell is the Associate Audience Engagement Editor. You can follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @lyndzicampbell.

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