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Eine NEUE IHG Point Breaks Liste!

Vollkommen überraschend gibt es eine neue IHG Point Breaks Liste! Read More

Live from a Lounge
Lounge Access at Terminal 2 Mumbai Airport now easier

There have been new additions to the lounge access policies of the Travel Club Lounge in Mumbai Airport Terminal 2. You can now use some of your credit cards to get... Read More

Le Chic Geek
I’m Relieved I Got Pet Insurance

Friday night, my puppy started acting a little strange.  She kept wandering off to go sit in a corner by herself.  This is from a dog with huge separation... Read More

Michael W Travels
Travel News, Deals & Offers 7/18-24 2016

Travel News: Newsweek says that BDS Pressure Sees Spanish City Lose Tel Aviv Flights. CNN shows us what could be the Airline Cabins of the Future. Smarter Travel has an... Read More

Deals We Like
Weekly Recap of Deals and Promotions

Happy Sunday! Hope you all had a great week and were able to take advantage of some great deals and promotions. As you are well aware by now, at the end of every... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
American Delays Delivery of 22 Airbus A350s

American said on Friday that they will delay delivery of 22 A350s, postponing arrival of the widebody jets by about 26 months per aircraft with deliveries now... Read More

The Gate
Earn Double, Triple or Up to 3,000 Starpoints When You Earn Your Dreams — But…

You can earn either double or triple Starpoints — or up to 3,000 bonus Starpoints — as a member of the Starwood Preferred Guest frequent guest loyalty... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amazon Free $10 With Discover Card

Amazon is offering a great deal when you change your 1 click default payment method to an eligible Discover credit card you can score a free $10 via Slickdeals. I was... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
LUFTHANSA Ends Service To South American Destination

Lufthansa reduces capacity and frequency to South America Read More

Pizza in Motion
Cheap Flights To Asia And California, Restaurant Acting Badly And Lufthansa Joins Airbnb

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn't have time to write about in... Read More

View from the Wing
Supermodel Has Sex Inflight, Complains to Flight Attendant About Passenger Watching

The Mile High Club turns 100 in November. Apparently the inventory of the auto-pilot claimed to be the first member in 1916. The mile high club traditionally involves... Read More

30K – Technology to help you with your miles

If you’re a frequent flyer; the chances are you are someone who looks to earn as many miles as possible, but without paying through the nose for it. Earning miles... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – DragonAir Airbus A330-300

It’s Sunday again, so it must be time for some more airplane art. This week, lining up for departure of its home base of Hong Kong International Airport (with some... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Hilton HHonors introduces Status Challenge, kills status matches

HHonors has introduced changes to its status match and have amended their program to a two tier qualification level. We share with you how you can get HHonors to match... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
American Posting Those 700 Miles for 35th Anniversary of AAdvantage

Back in May, American was offering up to 700 miles to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the AAdvantage program. To celebrate the AAdvantage 35th anniversary,... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
A (minor) loss of cabin pressure

Nothing quite like the pilot coming on the PA to explain that, despite the brief change in cabin pressure at 37,000 feet no diversion is necessary and they're going to... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
How To Earn 2,000 Bonus United MileagePlus Miles

United is offering a limited time promotion where you can earn 2,000 bonus United miles for simply shopping online for things you may already plan on buying... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
AmEx, Chase, Citi, & Barclays Increased Sign-Up Offers Alive

These special offers are still available including the 65K & previously discussed 50K (still the better offer in my opinion) offers for the Premier Rewards Gold Card... Read More

The Gate
Upskirt Photographs Lead to Arrest and Suspension of Agent of Transportation Security Administration

An agent of the Transportation Security Administration was arrested for voyeurism upon suspicion of taking photographs from underneath the skirts of female passengers at... Read More

Michael W Travels
47,280 Southwest Points + $485.39= Trip for 2 to Boise, Idaho

Lucas and I recently got back from a fun and quick trip to Cancun, Mexico. With Kim not flying until after Baby W Travels arrives, I planned three weeks of travel for... Read More

Popular: LAX update + Asia fare sale + New United 3D video + Cheap airports + Alaska Air pondering

TravelSkills’ 10 most popular posts over the last week (descending order): 1 Delta’s stunning plan for Los Angeles – LAX 2 DEAL:... Read More

View from the Wing
After You’ve Had THE BEST, What Comes Next? The 5 Best Cards from American Express

I frequently offer appraisals of the very best cards, and the very best signup bonuses, but in doing so only offer one or two cards per bank. That means I don't get... Read More

DEAL! $540 to Hong Kong from U.S. East/West coast, roundtrip

Fares for nonstop flights to Hong Kong cities like San Francisco, New York, Chicago and Boston decreased substantially this weekend. Act fast if you want to head... Read More

Pizza in Motion
“I Had Sex In The Chair On A Plane And There Was A Guy Watching”

I've heard some pretty crazy things, but this definitely up near the top of the list. The post “I Had Sex In The Chair On A Plane And There Was A Guy... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Earn 3X AAdvantage Miles @ Hilton Hotels

Check your email for this offer from Citi inviting you to earn 3x AAdvantage miles on stays at any of the Hilton brands when using your Citi AAdvantage card.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Business Lounge Moscow Domodedovo Airport

We arrived at Moscow's Domodedovo Airport at around 7:15AM, well in advance of our 9:40AM flight to Houston. Security at the airport seemed to be super tight, and not... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Update On the Restaurant Experience from Yesterday

The restaurant I wrote about yesterday contacted me this morning, specifically the manager on duty (who is also a managing partner).  I really appreciate that he... Read More