Points With a Crew
Hyatt giving Explorist status for 2016 credit card spend

Hyatt has announced that big spenders on their Hyatt co-branded credit card in 2016 will be granted Explorist status for 2017, starting on ... Read More

Mommy Points
Weekend Package in NYC for Moms Using United Miles

I love it when you can use your miles and points not only for things like airfare and hotels, but for truly memorable experiences. Right now United MileagePlus has an... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
This is Qantas’ New “Revolutionary” Premium Economy Seat

Qantas will be taking delivery of the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner in October, and will be deploying it on the first ever non-stop “Kangaroo Route” between Perth... Read More

Deals We Like
Getting a 17.26% Discount on Almost Any Gift Card You Want!

Earlier this morning I posted that Amazon is offering a $8.62 coupon code (although it really comes out to $8.63 on the checkout page) for every single Amazon... Read More

Miles To Memories
Flash Sale: 19%+ Off Hyatt Gift Cards + 5X!

Get 19% or more off Hyatt gift cards and earn 5X points with this new flash sale. Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Southwest Airlines Standby Earlier Flight Policy

Southwest Airlines offers a generous ticketing policy on their tickets since they don’t charge any change or cancellation fees on any of their tickets. Depending... Read More

Mommy Points
Nice Surprise for Big Spending Hyatt Credit Cardholders

Some loyalty programs (that I try to avoid) have a bit of a history with over-promising and under-delivering. On the other hand, some have a history of under-promising... Read More

View from the Wing
LiLo is Converting to Islam, Getting Profiled By Airport Security Plus 2 Programs With Free 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

One Mile at a Time
Why Marriott Loyalists Should Apply For The SPG Amex

Through April 5, 2017, there’s an increased sign-up bonus on both the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express and Starwood Preferred... Read More

Wild About Travel
English vs American English

“England and America are two countries separated by the same language”  George Bernard Shaw As an Australian who speaks yet another form of English, it... Read More

Points With a Crew
American Airlines to change airplane boarding order

Starting March 1st, American Airlines is changing up the way that they group people when boarding planes Read More

Tyler Birth
Obtenez vous aussi votre bonus de 30 000 Avios !

Aer Lingus introduisait fin 2016 son nouveau programme de fidélité AerClub afin de remplacer le Gold Circle aujourd’hui... Read More

Rene's Points
Updates to the Delta MSP central Sky Club – How impressive are the changes? Now the best lounge choice in Minneapolis?

In Minneapolis, as a Delta flyer, you basically have two Delta Sky Club choices. First you can choose the main central club or next the one near the B/C gates. Then... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Iberia BUSINESS Brüssel – Rio de Janeiro (Return): 1498 Euro

Mit Iberia Business von Brüssel nach Rio. 1 498 Euro erscheinen ein sehr guter Preis ... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Don’t Forget to Claim Your IHG Priceless Experiences Gift Card

Of several overlapping IHG promotions in late 2016, there was an IHG Priceless Experiences one to qualify for a Mastercard gift card based on your… The post... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Lets Tallinn that again! Hotel Ulmestie, Tallinn Airport

Lets Tallinn that again! Hotel Ulmestie, Tallinn Airport In this 200 Tier Point Adventure: 155 Tier points to go (because my mathematical skills are as bad as my... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Emirates First Class A380 San Francisco To Dubai

While I've flown Emirates first class on the A380 a half-dozen times (oof that's an obnoxious sentence, sorry), my husband hadn't. He had flown Emirates first on the 777... Read More

Should you ever book a Basic Economy fare?

American and United this week joined Delta in starting to sell the new Basic Economy fare category, so might be time to refresh yourself on the specifics of the fares... Read More

Miles To Memories
$30 Off $200 at Hotels.com When You Pay With PayPal

Hotels.com is offering a $30 discount on $200+ booking at select hotels, when paying with PayPal. Read More

Deals We Like
10 Best Things About the Hyatt Ziva Cancun for Families

Ever since the Hyatt Ziva Cancun opened a year ago, I’ve been anxiously wanting to go! I’ve heard awesome things about the resort and the fact that I could... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Egyptair BUSINESS Weltreise + Star Alliance Gold: 3000 Euro

Wer die ganze Welt sehen möchte, eine perfekte Geschichte. Egyptair Gabelflüge abgehend von Griechenland bzw. Zypern sind seltsam günstig. Um 3 000 Euro... Read More

View from the Wing
How to Use Credit Card Category Bonuses to Maximize Points Earning

If you want to earn the most points for your spending -- beyond just earning a big signup bonus -- you need to pay attention to what you spend the most money on and... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
United Airlines Launches New Basic Economy Fares

United Airlines is the latest airline to launch Basic Economy. We’ve written before on how American Airlines Basic Economy Fares Now Live and Delta... Read More

One Mile at a Time
One Week Left: Up To 100K American Miles With 2 Credit Cards

Since early December, Citi has officially increased the sign-up bonuses on the American AAdvantage co-brand credit cards. I'm told that the increased offers will be... Read More

Pick-Pocket Proof Clothing: Do They Work?

Pick-Pocket Proof Clothing I recently came across a good read on what to do if you get pick-pocketed in Athens.  Anyone can be a victim.  While I have been... Read More

Travel Codex
Today Only: Save $8.63 on Your Next Amazon Order!

Amazon.com is celebrating its recent success, ranking #1 for the second year in a row in the annual Harris Corporate Reputation Poll. Its score of 86.27 is a record high... Read More