Deals We Like

On these promotions, deals, and tricks ending today, Friday, October 31, 2014. The last day of the month typically means many opportunities are coming to an end,... Read More

Pearls of Travel Wisdom
Flying Delta? Have One on Me! Giveaway Today Only!

Actually you can have 4 on me because I have four Delta ‘Have One on Us’ coupons that I am giving away. Each one is good for one alcoholic beverage or... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
NEW Delta Round-the-World News…Another Year to Make Changes

Earlier this month, we learned that Delta was shadily planning on eliminating round-the-world (RTW) award redemptions without any real communication to their... Read More

View From the Wing
Amelia Earhart’s Plane Possibly Found, Virgin Hires Pilots With No Experience, and the Newest/Coolest Plane on the Market!

News and notes from around the interweb: Bone up on your Spirit Airlines knowlewdge: They charge a ‘passenger usage fee’ for booking online which is funny,... Read More

One Mile at a Time
AMAZING DEAL: $1,400 Business Class To Europe Next Summer

On Tuesday I wrote about the incredible business class fares being offered between the west coast and Europe. SkyTeam was publishing fares of $1,500+ out of Portland and... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Routes With SAS New Business Class

Back in May, SAS announced the new business class product they'd install throughout their longhaul fleet starting in 2015. Not only will they install it on their... Read More

The Gate
Warning: Your Hilton HHonors Account Can Be Sold for Cents on the Dollar

For the past month, a number of FlyerTalk members have become victims of having the security of their Hilton HHonors frequent guest loyalty accounts compromised —... Read More

The Forward Cabin
A New and Different Kind of Show: Exploring the Obscure

My friend Tim recently put together a project called Exploring the Obscure, which basically takes a look at hidden and unknown buildings, towns, people and oddities... Read More

View From the Wing
Discounted Awards to Tahiti, and Half Off Business Class to Europe!

Air France KLM’s Flying Blue program should be interesting to U.S. frequent flyers for several reasons. They offer one-way awards, which Delta won’t have... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Royal Jordanian 787 Flights To The US

Back in the day, redeeming American AAdvantage miles to the Middle East was really tough. The only airline partner that American had in the Middle East was Royal... Read More

The Forward Cabin
Here’s where the freebies are on Halloween!

As is usual with many holidays, you can receive some cool freebies from restaurants and other stores if you know where to look. Here’s a list of some of the best... Read More

Magic of Miles
IHG Rewards Club 48 Hour Europe Winter Sale

IHG Rewards Club is having a 48 Hour winter sale for their Europe properties, available to all IHG Rewards Club members. The sale initially opened up to Platinum members... Read More

Running with Miles
Chase British Airways 50,000 Point Offer Update – Fee Free First Year

The Chase British Airways 50,000 point offers has been around for quite a while. The offer on the card will fluctuate from the standard 50,000 points (after spending... Read More

Travel Skills
How often do planes get baths?

Like a shiny, freshly washed and waxed car, a shiny, clean plane is a thing of beauty. Right? But have you ever excitedly peered out at the plane you’re about to... Read More

Travel Codex
Using ITA: How to Find a W Fare on United to Redeem a Global Premier Upgrade

I’m providing some step-by-step examples of real scenarios to help people learn to use ITA Matrix based on feedback from this blog and my Chicago Seminars... Read More

Mommy Points
Limited Time: Discounted Delta Award Flights Available

We all love to knock Delta SkyMiles, but sometimes they really can be the best option to get your family where you want to be on miles.  For two more days you can... Read More

The Forward Cabin
Earn 6x (and more!) the miles on every Delta flight without using a credit card or having status!

While the title may seem misleading, the information really isn’t – you can earn 2x the miles on every Delta flight, and I’ve really never seen this... Read More

Heels First Travel
Halloween Candy Wine Pairings

This doesn’t really have anything to do with travel, but it does have to do with my love of wine, so thought I would pass […] Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Le Meridien Cairo Airport

My Cairo layover was a bit interesting. I was landing from Abu Dhabi at 3AM, and was departing the next afternoon at 1PM. So I had 34 hours in Cairo total. I decided it... Read More

Delta Mileage Run
When to add 2015 Delta Mileage Runs? Not a mileage run & where should this post be?

I really struggled where to post this post. I have stated that THIS blog is ONLY for deals. However, this question I have for you all really does not matter to Delta... Read More

Delta Points
3 Delta coach award trips for 14,000 miles each – time to game the award sale!

Unless you have been living under a rock you have noticed in your inbox and from just about every blog on the planet that Delta is having a Skymiles award sale. Great,... Read More

Deals We Like
Mistake Fare: Aeroplan Award Tickets Massively Discounted!

Aeroplan (Air Canada’s loyalty program) is pricing out all their award flights where the ENTIRE itinerary will require just the amount of miles for your first... Read More

Running with Miles
Discounted Delta Award Tickets

Through November 2, Delta is offering a discount on award tickets that can save you as much as 10,000 miles. There was this offer not long ago but it was targeted to... Read More

Points, Miles and Martinis
$64 Value It’s Free App Friday! Get 23 Free Apps For iTunes Today Only!

It’s Friday again and time for more free kid’s apps. Here is a great deal if you are looking for some new kid-friendly apps for iTunes! Through tonight, 10... Read More

MJ on Travel
Video – Quantum of the Seas in Southampton

Soon, Quantum of the Seas will set sail with her first guests. Here's a look at her arrival in Southampton. The post Video – Quantum of the Seas in Southampton... Read More