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Air Serbia / Etihad BUSINESS Wien – Nairobi (Return): 662 Euro

Ein "wilder Ritt" in der Business nach Ostafrika ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Postcards: Maastricht

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Michael W Travels
Cirque du Soleil Paramour on Broadway- A Must See!

Kim and I have been fans of Cirque du Soleil for quite some time. We’ve had the chance to see some of their shows like O, Alegria, Ovo, Wintuk and I’m pretty... Read More

Magic of Miles
Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown Now Accepting Reservations

The new Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown is now accepting reservations for arrivals from October 17, 2016, and the hotel is expected to open later this summer. The... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Here We Go Again: DCS Still Doesn’t Get It

Earlier this week Mike shared his family's experience staying at Hyatt hotels where his kids are often invited to choose a toy upon check-in. I concur -- my wife and I... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
United Airlines $416 Seattle to Manila Sep to Nov 2016

Here is a 5-star United Airlines/ANA fare from Seattle to Manila, Philippines MNL as low as $416 round trip for departures from September to early December 2016. Fares... Read More

View from the Wing
Get Upgraded to Award Wallet Premium for Free

Regular readers of the blog know that I use Award Wallet to track my miles and points. The free version of the service suffices for most. You enter your frequent flyer... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Rancho Guadalupe Dunes Santa Barbara County beach off Highway 1

Nature.org calls Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes the “largest intact coastal dune ecosystem on Earth”. These are sand dunes at the Santa Maria River estuary, some... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
Miles & More Changes Announced (At least partially)…..

The first of several changes are being unveiled.....so far, so good. Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Will Chicago Be The Next City Abandoned By Uber and Lyft?

Just a little over two weeks after ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft pulled out of the Austin, TX market over a City Council ordnance upheld by voters, Uber and Lyft... Read More

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Postcards: Cambridge

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Economy Class & Beyond
Vietjet signs for the 737-MAX 200

VietJet of Vietnam have signed an order for with Boeing for 100 Boeing 737 MAX 200 aircraft. Vietjet Boeing 737 MAX 200 – Rendering (c) The Boeing Company The... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
American & United Agree to First Class Food Competition on Chicago (ORD) to London (LHR) and the winner is…

This is actually pretty cool, reporter Lewis Lazare from the Chicago Business Journal, was interested in comparing food in the international first clas cabins on... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Do You Use The Hotel Safe?

Confession time: prior to a few days ago I've never used a hotel safe. That's despite having spent well over a thousand nights in hotels. I'm not quite sure why... I... Read More

Tyler Birth
[BON PLAN] Belle opération d’achat de miles avec United !

United lance une grosse opération éclair d’achat de miles. Du 24 au 27 mai il est possible de bénéficier d’un bonus de 25, 50,... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Top 3 Most Comfortable Shoe Brands for Walking and Working

I’ve always been on the lookout for comfy footwear.  While I’ve found some comfortable shoe brands, one has really stood out–the good news it,... Read More

Fly & Dine
What’s a Vegan Donut?

Welcome to The Menu, Fly&Dine’s brand new section that covers the latest and greatest in the world of food, whether it has to do with travel or not. Think of... Read More

View from the Wing
Why I Get 2 Room Keys, and Southwest to Surpass 4000 Flights a Day

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

You Have Been Upgraded
Qatar Business Budapest – Bangkok (Return): 1126 Euro

Ich denke die Mitarbeiter feiern ständig, so sieht derzeit die Preisgestaltung aus ... Read More

Points With a Crew
My 7 most memorable hotel customer service moments

Here are 7 hotel customer service experiences that stick with me as memorable, from the good to the you will not believe what happened to me in Mobile, Alabama Read More

Rene's Points
Delta Air Line Passenger Opens Door and Jumps From Jet at New Orleans MSY Airport

This one is so strange that almost no one I talked to about it believed it was true – but it is. I first learned about it from the first hand account of a... Read More

ThePointsOfLife
Simply the Best: April 2016

Before I get to May’s trip, I need to go back and list all the best posts from April. Here they are! The Lucky Windfall From China Visa Disaster: This post is... Read More

TravelSkills
Summer flight delays: What are the odds?

It’s bad enough that travelers have to wait in extra-long security checkpoint lines this summer. But there’s a good chance they’ll encounter flight... Read More

The Gate
Rams Leave Saint Louis and Missouri With $100 Million Debt

On the domed stadium which once sported the logo of Trans World Airlines back in 2002 — TWA has been defunct since 2001 — is a logo device bearing the name... Read More

Mommy Points
Bonus Miles for Some AAdvantage Aviator Cards

I know there is a fine line of helpfulness when sharing various targeted offers on this blog, but when an offer has a history of being available to many I think it is... Read More

One Mile at a Time
How To Transfer ThankYou Points

Some time ago, certain Citi ThankYou cards gained the option to transfer points to travel programs. This was a significant update to the program, and the value of... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Deal Alert! Fly Roundtrip To Paris Starting At Only $400

Norwegian Air is launching non-stop service to Paris from New York (JFK), Fort Lauderdale, and Los Angeles this fall. Via TheFlightDeal, right now they have really... Read More