Rapid Travel Chai
National Museum of African American History Now Open

The National Museum of African American History has opened today. President Obama spoke at the ceremony, NPR reports: This museum, Obama says, provides “context... Read More

Le Chic Geek
The Time the Airline Gave My Boarding Pass to Someone Else 

I have a very common last name,  but a very uncommon name overall–at least in the US.  So I haven’t run into many cases of mistaken identity with... Read More

View from the Wing
The New Best Starwood Bonus Comes from Marriott, and 8 Great Hotels for Spending the Points

There's never been a bigger offer for the Marriott Rewards® Premier Credit Card than there is right now. Now that Marriott points transfer to Starwood, it's the... Read More

Travel With Grant
Bank of America BankAmeriDeals: Sun Country Airlines, Hilton Hotels & Airbnb

Good afternoon everyone, I hope your weekend is going well. I participated in a community garage sale and made $250, mostly from reams of paper from Staples Easy Rebate... Read More

Tyler Birth
Servir le client autrement : une ambition signée Air France !

Air France cherche – de nouveau – à plaire à ses clients : c’est du moins son ambition assumée. En mettant en place une... Read More

Ultima Llamada
Marriot compra Starwood y se transforma en la mayor cadena hotelera del mundo. Consigue un status match inmediato entre ambos programas de fidelidad.

Hoy tengo una sensación agridulce. Por un lado Starwood, una de mis cadenas hoteleras favoritas y propietaria de los hoteles St. Regis, Sheraton, ó W entre... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Delta Possible Joint Venture w/ Korean + New LAX – Melbourne Route via Virgin Australia

Delta’s CEO told reporters this week that the re-established partnership with Korean Air Lines could turn into a joint venture. He responded... Read More

Miles To Memories
Recently Upgrade to an Amex Business Platinum? Get Your 10 Free Gogo Internet Passes & Much More: Here is How!

Many people now have the Amex Business Platinum card thanks to a generous upgrade offer. Find out how to take advantage of all of the benefits including the free in-air... Read More

View from the Wing
American Airlines Introducing New Breakfast to Domestic First Class Starting October 1

American has 4 'cycles' of domestic first class meals that they rotate. New meals debuted in August 2015, and were supposed to cycle for a year. The same food is... Read More

EliteMileageRun
Portland to Aruba 1st class $801 & 13712MQMs at 5.8CPM weekday Delta Elite Mileage Run

A number of dates in late October on this one with a HT to FT for the find. If I were doing this one I would stay in AUA for a day or so (will price the same). Also do... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
$300 Sixt Car Cert Contest, Postmark 9/24, 9/25, 9/26

I am late in coming to this, just saw it on View from the Wing. Sixt’s Sixth for free promotion is giving away $300 rental… The post $300 Sixt Car Cert... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Weekly Review: September 24, 2016

Well, this sure has been an exciting week in the miles & points world. Marriott's takeover of Starwood was finalized with just a few days advance notice, but perhaps... Read More

Frequent Miler
Tons of Negative eBay Gift Card Changes, Arrival+ Not a Keeper, SPG/Marriott Credit Cards Compared & More!

Welcome to the Frequent Miler Week In Review series. Every Saturday we recap what you might have missed from around the web. Enjoy! This Week Around the... Read More

Heels First Travel
World’s Biggest Bouncy Castle Coming to London & More

Highlights & headlines from around the web: The world’s biggest bouncy castle is coming to London and it’s a  893ft long obstacle... Read More

Live from a Lounge
10 great new redemption options for Marriott Rewards members courtesy Starwood Hotels

Marriott and Starwood Hotels have finally merged and one of the benefits this merger has opened is redemption opportunity for Marriott Rewards members to some exclusive... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Air Astana 767 Business Class In 10 Pictures

Hello from Almaty (or should I say “high five?”)! I just flew Air Astana business class from Seoul Incheon to Almaty on the roughly six hour flight, and... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Alaska/Virgin Delay Merger, DOJ Needs More Time + AS to Slash Virgin Mgmt Jobs

Alaska Air Group said yesterday that it will delay its merger with Virgin America, originally scheduled for September 30th, in order to allow the US DOJ additional time... Read More

Pizza in Motion
How To Link Your Starwood Preferred Guest Account To Marriott Rewards

Now that the merger between Marriott and Starwood has been approved, it's time to link your Starwood Preferred Guest account to Marriott Rewards or Ritz-Carlton... Read More

Points With a Crew
Limited time to bid / buy on field MLB playoff access with SPG points

For a limited time only, you can use your SPG points to bid or buy on field MLB playoff access and postseason game tickets Read More

View from the Wing
Easy to Forget San Diego Airport Trick and Bottom Line on Marriott-Starwood

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Limited Time Offers – 50K AMEX Biz GRC, 50K Arrival+, 100K Sapphire Reserve

Last week brought two new limited time offers, 50K for The Business Gold Rewards Card from Amex and 50K as well for the Barclays Arrival+.  Of course, there’s... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
United Mileage Plus Sale Ends In 3 Days…..

Another mile sale just in case you missed the other 50 that have taken place recently.... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Airplane Food 1960 (Video)

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Running with Miles
This Is How Popular the Chase Sapphire Reserve Actually Is

The Chase Sapphire Reserve is the most popular card of 2016 but you may not know how popular it really has been! Find out here. The post This Is How Popular the Chase... Read More

Michael W Travels
Win 100,000 American Airlines Miles + $2,500

The AAdvantage eShopping Mall is currently running the Latitude Adjustment Sweepstakes where one lucky winner will win a very nice prize. The Grand Prize winner will win... Read More

One Mile at a Time
What Can Newly Minted Marriott Platinum Members Expect?

Well, I think Marriott has a lot of new Platinum members in the past 24 hours, thanks to all SPG Platinum members being able to match to the status. I think we all have... Read More

TravelUpdate
Getting Travel Visas: Australia and China

Whenever I travel abroad, I always check the tourist visas requirement.  This is true even for countries I’ve previously visited, in case visa requirements... Read More