You Have Been Upgraded
HYATT Globalist Suite Upgrades KLUG einsetzen

Der 01.03. ist da. Aus Hyatt Goldpassport wurde World of Hyatt und der Diamond Status zu Globalist. Gleichzeitig hat man nun die 4 Suite Upgrade Voucher gutgeschrieben... Read More

Miles To Memories
Deal Roundup: CardCash Sale, $500 Citi Checking Bonus, $75 Test Drive Bonus, Ebates 3x Cashback And Amex Offers

15% off Kohls gift cards at CardCash. $500 or $300 Citi Checking Bonus, but requires large depoists. Targeted $75 Test Drive Bonus from Lexus. Ebates 3x Cashback at... Read More

Frequent Miler
Ebates Triple Cash Back Week – up to 24% cash back

Ebates is offering up to triple cash back this week at select retailers.  Some payouts are quite good while others are average. It’s always smart to check the... Read More

Magic of Miles
New World of Hyatt Starts Today

Today, March 1, 2017 marks the start of the new World of Hyatt loyalty program, and the Gold Passport program is no longer. We’ve known about the change since... Read More

Running with Miles
Miles vs Miles vs Points vs Points

Last year a reader asked me to take a compare different point and miles, so I decided to break them down. The post Miles vs Miles vs Points vs Points appeared first on... Read More

Mommy Points
World of Hyatt Day 1: Three Things to Know

The new World of Hyatt site and program is now live and we are getting our first opportunity to see the full terms and conditions of some features, as well as get... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Two FREE Gifts from Shutterfly

This Shutterfly promo code is good for today only!  You get to pick two FREE gifts!  A mouse pad, laminated placemat, a set of coasters, a 16×20 collage... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Choice Hotels Spring Promotion: 8,000 Bonus Points After 2 Stays

My family recently got back from our trip to Norway where we stayed at a couple of awesome Clarion Collection hotels including Hotel Bastion and Hotel Folketeateret in... Read More

The Gate
Earn Up to 11,000 Bonus TrueBlue Points With Two Promotions From JetBlue Airways

You can earn up to 11,000 bonus TrueBlue points with two promotions from JetBlue Airways: earn 5,000 bonus points simply by joining as a new member of the JetBlue... Read More

Points With a Crew
2 jetBlue promotions–potential to quintuple dip?!

jetBlue is introducing two new promotions, one for Boston and one for Long Beach. Is it possible to QUINTUPLE dip on the Boston promotion? Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Three Observations on Singapore KrisFlyer Devaluation

Singapore Airlines is devaluing its KrisFlyer program on March 23, 2017. While the changes could have been far worse, there is no way to spin this as good... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
The 10-across A350 arrives in the form of Air Caraïbes

10 Across seating on an Airbus A350. It seems one carrier has gone through with it, and has chosen to install it on their brand new plane. Step forward Air Caraïbes... Read More

View from the Wing
Change in How American Express Reports to Credit Bureaus and Hotel Promotion FUBAR

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

Deals We Like
An Unexpected “Explorist” Status in my Hyatt Account

You can say goodbye to Global Passport as today marks the first day of Hyatt’s new “World of Hyatt” program. There are a ton of changes – some... Read More

Miles To Memories
Get 10% Off $200+ Tech Purchases on eBay

Get a 10% discount on eBay when you purchase a $200+ TV, Tablet or Cell Phone Read More

Travel Codex
Singapore Airline Award Changes: Higher Award Costs & No Fuel Surchages

Singapore Airlines Krisflyer is devaluing their award chart, making awards across several regions more expensive for travel. The airline claims the devaluation is needed... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Free 5,000 JetBlue Points When Join & Fly

JetBlue is offering a great deal if you have not signed up for their loyalty program yet, where you can earn a bonus 5,000 points when you join, book and fly by 4/16/17.... Read More

Review: VIP Lounge, Los Cabos International Airport (SJD)

Premise I have not been able to take advantage of airline lounges as much as I would, simply because I do not have the higher-end credit cards, or sufficient airline... Read More

“Trump slump” means more great travel deals

Bargain-hunting travelers could see some relief from high hotel rates and airfares as demand slows and travel deals proliferate.  While the stock market is... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Should You Transfer Citi ThankYou Points To JetBlue With A 50% Bonus?

You can receive a 50% points bonus when you convert Citi ThankYou points into JetBlue TrueBlue points between March 2 and April 30, 2017. The promotion goes live... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Get a FREE trip to New Zealand Courtesy of … The Government?!

It may sound too good to be true, but right now, the government of New Zealand is offering free trips to Wellington for those who qualify. The post Get a FREE trip to... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
More miles, fewer fees for Singapore Airlines awards

Would you rather pay more miles or more cash for an award ticket? Singapore Airlines is revising its award charts and policies, increasing points required while cutting... Read More

Travel With Grant
World of Hyatt Loyalty Program Now Live – What Would You Change? (Giveaway for $50 in Amazon eGift Cards)

Good morning everyone, welcome to day 1 of the new World of Hyatt loyalty program *sarcastic round of applause*. Since I am not a former Hyatt Diamond or current Hyatt... Read More

Review: Chelsea Market New York

Our sixth day in The City was our final full day in New York.  So this day would be about getting as much done as we could.  And to start things off, we headed... Read More

Points From The Pacific
Qantas Offering Double Status Credits

Qantas are currently offering a double status credits promotion for frequent flyers. This is the first offer for 2017 so I would recommend signing up for it, even if you... Read More

Mommy Points
Earn 10x Points on Hotels and Car Rentals in March!

In the last couple of years we have periodically received the pleasant surprise of the Chase Freedom credit card upping its payouts to 10% cash back in some... Read More

Miles To Memories
Get 10% Off Hotels & Car Rental With Chase Freedom and Freedom Unlimited

Book hotels and car rentals through Chase Ultimate Rewards and you'll get 10% cashback (on up to $2,500 spend) when you use your Freedom cards. Read More

Bald Thoughts
The Best Kimpton Wine Hour Story Ever

One of my favorite benefits when staying with Kimpton is their evening Wine Hour reception.  It takes place every night starting at 5pm.  This is a great... Read More

View from the Wing
Partner Award Redemptions on Singapore Airlines Will No Longer Have Fuel Surcharges Either

Singapore Airlines Krisflyer is eliminating fuel surcharges on Singapore Airlines award redemptions effective March 23, along with increasing the price of some awards... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Logging Into My Hyatt Globalist Account For The First Time…

RIP Hyatt Gold Passport, and welcome World of Hyatt. Overnight Hyatt has changed a lot of aspects of their loyalty program, which we first found out about a few months... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Devaluation of KrisFlyer Miles (Singapore Airlines) and Upcoming Changes – Effective 23 March 2017

KrisFlyer has just announced some important changes that will be happening on redemption and redemption upgrade bookings that are ticketed from 23 March 2017 onwards.... Read More

Deals We Like
$65 a Day Tickets to Disney World!

If you are heading to Disney World within the next few months, this might be a great deal for you! 4 days for $262 total! That is only $65.5 and if you are aware of... Read More

Michael W Travels
Earn 5X Miles & Points with

When Kim and I are searching for hotels and can’t find one using points or for a decent price, we’ll often turn to We find to offer... Read More

Hotel Review: Westin San Francisco Airport

My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting. Highlights Lobby & Check-in... Read More

Miles To Memories
$20 Gift Card And $55 In Coupons When You Sign Up For BJ’s Membership

Groupon is offering a $20 gift card and $55 worth in coupons when you buy a new BJ's Membership. Offer is for new members only. Read More

Bald Thoughts
The Morning Shave: TSA Security Fee Increase, Hilton New Award Pricing, Free Hyatt Globalist

Welcome to The Morning Shave.  We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and... Read More