Points From The Pacific
Virgin Australia Announce Economy X Seating

Virgin Australia has just announced a new seating product which is called ”Economy X”. The seats are set to have around 3 inches of extra legroom as well as... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Should You Toss Up an Amex Platinum Ameriprise/Charles Schwab/Mercedes-Benz/Morgan Stanley Application Before Midnight?

March 29, 2017 is ticking away. When the clock strikes midnight, the Amex Platinum personal card annual fee will increase to $550. Apply now and… The post Should... Read More

The Gate
Loaded Handgun Passed Through Airport Security Checkpoint; Agent Fired

A woman was fired from her job as an agent for the Transportation Security Administration at the international airport which serves the greater Atlanta metropolitan area... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Business Class Sale Los Angeles to Costa Rica for $700!

In what could be an interesting mileage run opportunity, there’s a great business class sale from Los Angeles to Liberia, Costa Rica running throughout the... Read More

Michael W Travels
David Beckham Pissed Off Hong Kong

Former soccer superstar David Beckham managed to piss off Hong Kong with one video posted to Facebook and Instagram. How could one of the world’s most recognizable... Read More

Heels First Travel
Is the Din Tai Fung San Jose Worth the Wait?

Xiaolongbao, also known as soup dumplings, are one of my favorite foods, and Din Tai Fung is famous for theirs. A well known chain, declared by the NY Times in 1993 to... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American Pilot Dies Inflight, Just Minutes Before Landing

Well this is sad, and extremely rare. CNN is reporting that an American Airlines 737-800 first officer died earlier today just minutes before the flight he was at the... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Flight Review: United PS Business Class SFO-EWR

Points, Miles, Martinis contributor, Nicky, shares his thoughts from a recent United PS Business Class flight from San Francisco to Newark. United’s PS service... Read More

Travel With Grant
Targeted Q2 Credit Card Offers Part 2: 10,000 JetBlue TrueBlue Points & US Bank Club Carlson $25 Statement Credit

Good evening everyone. After going 0 for 3 with good targeted credit card offers this morning (Targeted Q2 Credit Card Offers: 4,000 Hyatt Points, 3,000 IHG Reward... Read More

Points With a Crew
[Targeted] Earn 10,500 United miles after 2 car rentals!

It's often not lucrative to earn miles/points in a different loyalty currency, but sometimes it is. This targeted Hertz/United promo is one of those times. Read More

View from the Wing
What Travelers Want

OAG has interesting data on how people say they go about searching for flights, what information they want (and thus what information might shift their booking behavior... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
A Perfectly Average Lunch: LHR-JFK in Delta Business

I’ve flown Delta Air Lines transatlantic business class exactly once. It was a LHR-JFK flight in March 2013 back when Delta called business class Business Elite... Read More

Michael W Travels
Breaking Bad’s Los Pollos Hermanos Restaurant Having 2-Day NYC Pop-Up

One of my favorite TV shows in recent years has been AMC’s Breaking Bad. The show takes place in Albuquerque, New Mexico and features fast-food restaurant Los... Read More

Что случилось с сервисом в Lufthansa First Class Terminal?

Привет из Буэнос-Айреса! Я... Read More

Monkey Miles
Japan Airlines First Class NRT-ORD gave me a $400 Champagne pillow

How would you like to sip $400 champagne and fly in First Class from Japan to the States. The post Japan Airlines First Class NRT-ORD gave me a $400 Champagne pillow... Read More

Running with Miles
Earn Bonus Hyatt Points (Targeted)

Today, I received a targeted credit card offer from Hyatt. Is it worth trying for? The post Earn Bonus Hyatt Points (Targeted) appeared first on Running with Miles. Read More

The Gate
Earn or Save 25 Percent on Avios With Iberia Plus

In celebration of 25 years of the Iberia Plus frequent flier loyalty program, all members are eligible to either earn 25 percent more Avios with revenue tickets on all... Read More

Points With a Crew
Bank of America Museums on Us 2017 dates and locations – free visits THIS weekend!

The Bank of America Museums on Us program gives you free museum access on select weekends throughout 2017 and beyond. Here is the complete list of free museum days,... Read More

One Mile at a Time
I’m Flying From San Francisco To Hong Kong And Back In 32 Hours… As One Does

Over the weekend I jumped on the opportunity to book a seat on United’s brand new 777-300ER between San Francisco and Hong Kong. There was saver level business... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Redeem Miles for Westjet with Delta Skymiles

Delta Skymiles are often referred to as skypesos because they were not valuable compared to Alaska, United, or American before they all devalued (to some extent). Today,... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
I’m on a low budget to Iceland and Baltics

Iceland is spelled ‘Island’ in Icelandic. I find some aspect of that Icelandic spelling to be calming in my perception of this North Atlantic island,... Read More

View from the Wing
New York LaGuardia TSA Agents Hospitalized After Being Exposed to Hazardous.. Food

Even for perhaps the least competent agency in the federal government — over 20,000 TSA employees have been accused of misconduct, half of them multiple times... Read More

Wild About Travel

Just found these funny videos featuring Sebb Stratta, stunt pilot at Take Flight Aviation in the United Kingdom. He takes his “friends” up in the air and... Read More

Alaska Airlines’ Poor Attempt to Win Over Virgin America Flyers

Alaska Airlines “Creating an Airline People Love,” except for Virgin America Customers Last week, we learned the fate of the Virgin America brand.... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
#Electronicsban – IATA Chef: “Wenn es eine Gefahr gibt, braucht es effiziente Mittel” (Video)

Der IATA Chef Alexandre de Juniac gibt auf YouTube einen Kommentar zum Electronicsban für Flüge in die USA! Eigentlich eine sehr realistische Herangehensweise... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: AirAsia X Economy Class from Taipei to Kuala Lumpur

In the interest of transparency, I state at the outset that this review has never been published before, but is from October 2013. It is part of my Star... Read More

Airport news: San Diego, Newark, Atlanta, Orlando, Phoenix, Portland

In recent airport developments, San Diego will get a new federal inspections facility; faster security screening comes to Newark; don’t be afraid when you see this... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Korean Air Business Class 777 Seoul To Kathmandu

We spent the night at the Grand Hyatt Incheon, and the next day headed to the airport at around 11:30AM for our 1:25PM flight to Kathmandu. Immigration and security were... Read More

Jetsetter's Homestead

What do poop, motor oil, cigarettes, and Newark all have common?  Hint… it’s NOT olfactory.  No, they all appear in today’s Round Up,... Read More

Running with Miles
A 10% Cash Back Offer From Citi That Failed To Excite Me

Getting a 10% cash back offer can seem really exciting. But what happens when it comes with a low cap? Not so exciting! The post A 10% Cash Back Offer From Citi That... Read More

Points With a Crew
Wanna get away? Southwest flights from $39

Southwest is having another fare sale, this time with flights available well into Fall. Where will you go for $39? Read More

Want a Video Tour of Cathay Pacific’s Heathrow First Class Lounge?

Cathay Pacific recently opened a new lounge at London Heathrow Terminal 3. Taking inspiration from the fantastic The Pier First Class lounge in Hong Kong, the one at... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
5 Pictures: Stormy Spring and Texas Bluebonnets

It is time for another edition of 5 Pictures! This time we shall take a look at five amazing pictures of springtime storms and Texas bluebonnets! The post 5 Pictures:... Read More

Miles To Memories
Three HSBC Credit Cards Have Limited Time Increased Sign Up Bonuses, Worth Up to

HSBC is offering increased bonuses for three of their credit cards. You can earn as much as 40,000 points which could be worth as much as $600 for Premier customers. Read More

View from the Wing
Alaska Airlines Reveals Timeline for the End of Virgin America — and the Elevate Program

Edward Russell did a fantastic job tweeting real time information being shared on Alaska Airlines plans as they integrate Virgin America at the airline’s investor... Read More