View from the Wing
Trump Won’t Honor Hotel Mistake Rate and 3000 Bonus United Miles

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

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日本人初のBoardingAreaオフィシャルブロガー PAR(PRIDEAUX-ANZAI Ryosuke ... Read More

Bill Pay Sundays: Garmin for Golf!

Bill Pay Sundays: TPOL wants money for his blogging efforts. I push products that I use and think you should use too. If you click my link and make a purchase, I get... Read More

Building My Credit Score in College to Get Premium Travel Cards

Affiliate Disclosure: In the interest of full disclosure, The Unaccompanied Flyer earns monetary compensation on selected links. When you click on an affiliate link, I... Read More

One Mile at a Time
What Is Lufthansa HON Circle?

Reader James sent me an email to ask if I could write about what Lufthansa's HON Circle status is, given that I've mentioned it in my past couple of Lufthansa trip... Read More

Monkey Miles
Amex Hilton Surpass 100k is back! Ends 7/26

Amex Hilton Surpass 100k is back! Ends 7/26 Don’t get fooled by the 75k public offer on the Amex Hilton Surpass! Miles ( or check out the comments for a referral)... Read More

Mommy Points
Travel Planning 2020

In my little corner of the world there aren’t many better ways to spend a Sunday morning than at home with a blanket on the couch, drinking iced coffee,... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – Aer Lingus Regional ATR72-600

It’s Sunday again – so it must be time for some more airplane art. This week, resting after the short hop from Dublin is a Aer Lingus Regional ATR72-600 at... Read More

View from the Wing
United Refused to Let Young Child Nap In The Empty Seats Next to Her

Last week Ann Coulter learned that even when an airline offers you a specific seat and charges for it they don't actually promise to give you that seat. As another... Read More

The Gate
Class Action Lawsuit — and Check Your Receipt With Buy One Get One Free Deals

The airplane just landed at the airport and pulled up to the gate. You are hungry and have little time to eat; so you decide to pick up some fast food — especially... Read More

Wetter, ein Präsident und eine amüsante Geschichte

Wenn einer eine Reise tut… So auch Matthias, der diese unterhaltsame Geschichte im Vielfliegerstammtisch erzählte. Die möchte ich (mit seiner Erlaubnis)... Read More

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Train review : Tokyo Monorail

I often use the Tokyo Monorail when I fly from Haneda a... Read More

Running with Miles
Citi Prestige 75,000 Point Offer Is Live – Should You Apply?

The new Citi Prestige 75,000 point offer is live. This offer replaces points with several perks from the last offer, is it worth it? The post Citi Prestige 75,000 Point... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Why I Didn’t Love Lake Como

Earlier I wrote a review of the Sheraton Lake Como, which is a decent enough conference hotel, though doesn't really do justice to the beauty of Lake Como. The next... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Thailand vollzieht scheinbar die 10000 Baht Regel bei Einreise

Super für Reisende wie mich ohne Bargeld. Thailand scheint die 10 000 Baht Cash Regel bei Einreise zu vollziehen ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Groupon & iTunes Card Deals: Save Big & Earn 5X

Get discounted iTunes and Groupon gift cards today plus earn 5X rewards with these two new deals. Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
Air France gründet neue Tochterairline JOON

Was Lufthansa mit Eurowings und Iberia mit LEVEL getan hat, macht jetzt auch Air France: Der französische Flag Carrier gründet eine Tochter namens JOON, die ab... Read More

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NONSTOP Qantas Business London – Perth (Return): 3250 Euro

Ein neuer absurder Flug. Mit Qantas in der Business NONSTOP von London nach Australien ... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
When Automatic Upgrades Split Up Families

Flying with status is great, and upgrades make it even better. Usually it’s good news when upgrades happen in advance – I love seeing the notification on my... Read More

One Mile at a Time
2 Great Online Shopping Portal Bonuses

Online shopping portals can be a great way to pick up additional miles & points for purchases you’d make anyway. Just for following a specific link you can... Read More

Points With a Crew
6 Best Uses of IHG points

Got a load of IHG points from credit card sign up or 100% bonus buy-point promotion? Here are the six best uses of IHG points that would help you use them up. Read More

One Mile at a Time
United Stops Selling First Class On Most 777 Routes As Of May 1, 2018

United is in the process of revamping their longhaul travel experience. As of last December, all longhaul international United flights feature Polaris service, which is... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Eating out in London : A Bombay Cafe experience at Dishoom

We recently ate a Dishoom, a Bombay cafe that is popping up all over London over the past few years. It was such a good idea that we decided to write about it as well... Read More

Miles To Memories
[Review] Emirates Airlines First Class A380-800 (DXB-ICN)

Full Emirates First Class Review A380-800 flying from Dubai to Seoul. How does this product compare to First Class on the 777 and is the Shower Spa really worth it? Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Sheraton Lake Como

As I explained in the introduction post, we were spending a total of six nights in the Lake Como area. We booked the last three nights at Il Sereno months in advance,... Read More

Popular: Cheaper fares + Hilton penalty + Airline fees + JD Power surprise + Global Entry

TravelSkills’ 10 most popular posts over the last week (descending order): 1 Cheaper one-way or roundtrip? The old rules are changing 2 Hilton joins... Read More

Miles To Memories
AAdvantage Shopping Mall Bonus Offer, Earn up to 4X Extra Miles

American Airlines has a new Back to School promotion that can earn you some easy miles when you shop through their shopping portal. Read More

Extraordinary Desserts San Diego Review

Is Extraordinary Desserts that extraordinary? Well, it certainly is tasty and a hip place to go, but I’m not quite sure if it truly lives up to the name.... Read More

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New York Hotel Disneyland Paris wird zum Marvel Hotel (Video)

Das New York Hotel im Disneyland Paris wird jetzt zum Marvel Hotel. Da sind wir gespannt ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Das Star Wars Hotel in Disney World Orlando (Video)

Video der Vorstellung des Star Wars Hotels in Disney World Orlando Florida ... Read More

Monkey Miles
World’s First Marvel Comics Hotel is coming

World’s First Marvel Comics Hotel is coming According to Travel and Leisure, Disneyland Paris is overhauling their Hotel New York with some Stark Industries magic.... Read More

Michael W Travels
Earn Up To 2,000 Bonus American Airlines Miles With AAdvantage eShopping

Yesterday I shared a way to earn up to 3,00 bonus United miles with MileagePlus Shopping. If you’re looking to make some purchases, this can be a nice way to earn... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Briggs & Riley Luggage On Sale For Up To 55% Off Today Only!

Amazon has some historically low prices on my favorite Briggs & Riley suitcases. It's a Deal of the Day, so it expires this evening. The post Briggs & Riley... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Travel Caching: Checked Baggage Hacking

A friend recently referred me to a Tim Ferriss post about travel caching, something I had never heard of before. Mr. Ferriss used the Jason Borne movies as his reference... Read More

Deals We Like
All Deals in One Spot

Here is a compiled list with all of the currently active deals in the points and miles world! Make sure to scroll through to check on any offers expiring soon that... Read More