Point Me to the Plane
Why You Should Never Give-Up Your Plane Seat

A friend of mine recently posted the below Facebook message, complaining that it’s unfair to ask a single traveler to move seats just because a couple / family /... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The Simple Way I Know I’ve Flown Too Much

Okay, so this is totally random, and perhaps borderline too much information, but... I'm constantly on the road (or in the air, I suppose), and nowadays a majority of my... Read More

Please Don’t Sit Next to Me!

Every so often I surprise myself with my actions, especially when they are not ones that I am proud of, but sometimes necessity takes over. The following example... Read More

Road Warriorette
What to wear on an overnight flight

I leave soon for India, and I have spent a lot (A LOT) of time thinking about what to wear during transit. It takes 30 hours and four flights to get there, and I want to... Read More

View from the Wing
American Screwed Up Its Brand New Business Class Seat

American's new business class seat is the B/E Aerospace Super Diamond going into their Boeing 787-9, Airbus A350, and later retrofits of Boeing 777-200s. The B/E... Read More

Rene's Points
BREAKING Delta Pilots agree on contract! Chinese Visa is Simple? Cheap ATL KLM award soon. United waiting on BASIC fares and more!

Every day some travel news headlines catch my attention. Some are from Delta and some are just of travel interest, but all are ones I think you will want to see.... Read More

Running with Miles
JetBlue Schedule Extended – Great News for Boston Marathoners!

This week, JetBlue extended their schedule deep into 2017. That is great news for Boston Marathoners as it gives a great, cheap way to get there! The post JetBlue... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Was Delta’s Global Outage Last Month Caused By A Cyber Attack?

Early last month Delta suffered from an outage that crippled their operations, as all of their computer systems globally went down. There was some miscommunication... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Today Is The Last Day To…

Today is the last day of September; boy this year is flying by! Here is a round up of deals that expire today, September 30th. Get in on these while you still can! Today... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Flight Review: Reykjavik- Helsinki Saga Class and Overall Thoughts on IcelandAir

Trip Overview IcelandAir to Helsinki Lounge Review: British Airways Galleries JFK Terminal 7 Flight Review: IcelandAir Business Class New York (JFK)- Reykjavik... Read More

Points With a Crew
6 credit cards with temporarily increased signup bonuses

There are 6 credit card offers out there right now that are currently at increased levels. Come check it out and see if any of those fit in with your miles, points or... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Flightseeing the Faroe Islands by helicopter

Come fly over the Faroe Islands via helicopter. A great tour opportunity and (much!) cheaper than you'd think. The post Flightseeing the Faroe Islands by helicopter... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Make America Feel Great Again: Watch ‘I Am Big Bird’

The swelling hate on display in America is reaching heights this election season that has me deeply discouraged. We have real problems. We also have… The post... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
21 Hilton Hotels Going Up in Prices with New Award Categories

Hilton has announced its latest quarterly category changes in hotels today. 21 hotels will be going up in price, while 33 are going down. These changes take effect... Read More

View from the Wing
American Express Launched the Biggest Delta Offer Ever

American Express is out with the biggest public offer they’ve ever had for a Delta co-brand credit card. And Delta co-brand credit cards are great for the travel... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Emirates A380 FIRST London – Hong Kong (Return): 3979 Euro

Mit Emirates First im A380 über Dubai nach Hong Kong ... Read More

Flight Review: Air India 787-8 Business Class

Air India 787-8 Business Class Air India 331 BKK-BOM Introduction: Last summer, I found myself in an extended mileage run traveling with my dad. The idea had come to me... Read More

Mommy Points
How I Plan to Use My Delta SkyMiles

A couple of years ago I found myself in the position of really, really wishing I had Delta SkyMiles at the ready, but coming up empty handed. They were by far the best... Read More

One Mile at a Time
FASCINATING: Review Of The World’s 1-Star Airline, Air Koryo!

Skytrax ranks Air Koryo, the national airline of North Korea, as the world's worst airline. It's the only airline to get a 1-star rating, though in fairness Skytrax... Read More

5k AA Miles for Citi’s Mail Mistake

As a nomad, home is wherever I fall asleep. This complicates things in the world of churning as my mail is still sent to mama and papa’s house. (see post: Nomadic... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Der letzte Air France Concorde Flug 2003 (Video)

Der letzte Air France Concorde Flug 2003 (Video) Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hilton HHonors Fall 2016 Hotel Category Changes

As of April 2014, Hilton HHonors has shifted how they make award category changes. Rather than having massive hotel category adjustments every so often, they’re... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The PERFECT Credit Card Quadfecta, At Last!

There are a lot of credit cards I use to maximize my return on everyday spend, though at the moment I think I may have the best card "portfolio" I've ever had from a... Read More

The Gate
Value Added Tax to Be Refunded to Foreigners Paid on Hotel Services in Argentina

The value of visiting Argentina as a tourist keeps getting better and better due to at least three financial reasons which have significantly reduced the cost to enjoy... Read More

View from the Wing
Here’s Why ‘Earn and Burn’ is the Best Strategy

We've known devaluations were coming for a very long time. It was obvious when I wrote ten years ago that I was afraid the great values wouldn't last. I suggested that... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Delta August “Power Outage”, Likely a Cyber Attack???

In the age of multiple redundant systems, back-up generators, off-site backups, cloud storage, and underground military grade data centers, Delta’s excuse that a... Read More

Simply The Best: August 2016

Whoa, September is done and I was on the road and could not publish the best posts from August. August was largely a month of complaining, my favorite pastime next to... Read More