Points, Miles & Martinis
Park Hyatt Announces New Los Angeles Downtown Property

Hyatt announced they have plans to open a new Park Hyatt Hotel in downtown Los Angeles in early 2019, which will feature 184 guest rooms and suites. Per the Los... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Another Hotel Bid, Hilton Deal by Carlson Hotels New Chinese Owner for $6.5B

HNA Group has agreed to purchase a 25% ownership stake in Hilton for $6.5B with an anticipated close date in early 2017. The company acquired 100% of Carlson Hotels... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Choosing my 2017 Star Alliance elite program challenge

This is day five of intensively manic 2017 international travel planning. A change in my primary frequent flyer program from United Mileage Plus and American AAdvantage... Read More

One Mile at a Time
More Crazy Cheap Qatar Airways Business Class Fares

Qatar Airways consistently has great business class fares, especially for travel to the US (unfortunately the same can't be said for tickets originating in the US). For... Read More

Miles To Memories
Stacking Deals to Earn 3X+ to Pay Mortgage/Rent with Plastiq

A recent development may make it possible to stack a number of offers to earn 3X or more for paying your mortgage/rent via Plastiq with an American Express card. Is this... Read More

Frequent Miler
Plastiq May Be Coding as a Small Business for 2X: Plus Stack with Other Offers to Earn More

How to stack several Amex promotions to earn big when paying bills with Plastiq. The post Plastiq May Be Coding as a Small Business for 2X: Plus Stack with Other Offers... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amazon Prime Now $10 Off $20 First Order

Amazon Prime Now is offering $10 off your first order of $20 or more when you order from Amazon Restaurants when you use promo code DINELOCAL10. If you are too busy... Read More

View from the Wing
The 8 Best Cards from American Express

I frequently offer appraisals of the very best cards, and the very best signup bonuses, but in doing so only offer one or two cards per bank. That means I don’t... Read More

17 moments in 17 hours on Singapore Airlines Airbus A350

This week Singapore Airlines (SIA) inaugurated new nonstop flights between San Francisco and Singapore using a brand new Airbus A350. The 8,450 mile flight takes about... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
London’s Phone Boxes Will Be Replaced by LinkUK Kiosks

If you have been to New York recently, you may have seen LinkNYC kiosks along the street, where traditionally phone booths may have been. These kiosks were first... Read More

Can You Fly Emirates And Earn British Airways Avios?

Some secrets need to be revealed and British Airways have a big one when it comes to Emirates. The two airlines ostensibly have no affiliation with each other and... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: St. Regis Shenzhen

I was staying in Shenzhen for two nights, and as a Hyatt and Starwood loyalist I had quite a few hotel options. Shenzhen has several Hyatt and Starwood options (heck,... Read More

Ultima Llamada
50€ de Descuento Para Vuelos a Cualquier Destino de Air France

Obtiene un voucher para reducir en 50€ tu próximo vuelo a cualquier destino de la red de Air France con salida desde España! 50€ de Descuento... Read More

Miles To Memories
Free Money & Spend Returns: $15 Rebate on Visa Gift Cards at Bed Bath & Beyond & Subsidiaries

Make money, earn points and get spend with this week's negative cost Visa gift card deal from Bed Bath & Beyond. Read More

Mommy Points
SPG Moments Opportunities to Attend the 2016 World Series

I think most of the country (outside of perhaps Cleveland) is excited that the Chicago Cubs have made it to the World Series. I’m fairly certain that no one... Read More

Frequent Miler
Get a $15 Rebate with a $200 Visa Gift Card Purchase at Bed Bath & Beyond

Purchase a $200 Visa gift card and receive a $15 rebate at Bed Bath & Beyond. The post Get a $15 Rebate with a $200 Visa Gift Card Purchase at Bed Bath & Beyond... Read More

Great Winter Rates at Turtle Bay

Winter is approaching here in Hawaii.  And while we may not have seasons in the traditional sense, we do see seasonal variations.  Winter in Hawaii is rainier... Read More

Deals We Like
Transfer Membership Reward Points to Starwood with a 50% Bonus [Targeted]

American Express is offering targeted members (targeted Amex Platinum card members) the opportunity to transfer their Membership Rewards points SPG with a 50% bonus.... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Comparing Trip Delay Insurance between Credit Cards

There are a lot of premium credit cards on the market that offer cardholders benefits when traveling. It’s easy to compare sign-up bonuses, day-to-day... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Why I’m Changing My Mind On Traveling To Cuba

Over the past few months we've seen the major US airlines begin selling tickets for flights to Cuba. It's no surprise that so many US carriers requested rights to... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
London Heathrow Gets 3rd Runway

Approved yes.....Guaranteed? Far from it. Read More

Travel With Grant
Amazon Prime Now Restaurants: $10 Off $20 First Order + Free Delivery (Select Cities)

Good morning everyone, greetings from rainy San Francisco. Yesterday, I received a postcard in the mail for a new service called Amazon Restaurants. I almost through... Read More

Jetsetter's Homestead
Becoming Agnostic – How I Lost My Loyalty

Agnostic ag·nos·tic /aɡˈnästik/ – having a doubtful or noncommittal attitude toward something. I used to care about loyalty. I was a... Read More

Michael W Travels
Earn Up To 6,000 Bonus JetBlue Points Flying BOS-LGA

JetBLue has 12 new weekday nonstop flights between Boston and New York’s LaGuardia and wants to entice you to fly the route. If you’re looking to fly Boston-... Read More

Angelina Travels
One Credit Card Can Get You a Ton of Hotel Status

Key Links: The Platinum Card® from American Express: Earn 40,000 points after you spend $3,000 on purchases on your new Card in your first 3 months. The Business... Read More

View from the Wing
Next Week American Airlines Launches New Celebrity Chef Domestic First Class Meals

American has 4 ‘cycles’ of domestic first class meals that they rotate. New meals debuted in August 2015, and were supposed to cycle for a year. Now American... Read More