Lufthansa Flyer
Plane Spotting Johannesburg (O.R. Tambo) – Much To My Surprise!

On a recent trip to South Africa, I managed to find a few minutes to discover Johannesburg's (O.R. Tambo) observation deck. I only wish that I had more time before my... Read More

Road Warriorette
How to deal with in-flight stress

Let’s face it, air travel is stressful.  A lot of the time we just want to get to our destination and out of that cramped airline seat as fast as... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Analysis of WOW Airlines low summer fares to London and Copenhagen

There has been a lot of buzz the past two days about the March 27, 2015 launch of Iceland’s WOW Airlines low cost carrier flights between Boston and beginning June... Read More

One Mile at a Time
New US Airways Buy Miles Promotion — Up To ~62% Bonus

For years, US Airways Dividend Miles would offer a 100% bonus on purchased miles more often than not. While they often mixed it up (sometimes there were thresholds... Read More

The Gate
$17,000 Fine For $36 in Unpaid Electronic Tolls?

Electronic tolls may be the wave of the future for motorists to easily pay tolls while driving on highways without having to stop — but it also sure seems easy for... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
BRUSSELS Airlines Introduces New Lounge Experience in Brussels

BRUSSELS Airlines has just opened their new Lounge at Brussels Airport. With nearly 4 times the space as the previous lounge, 'The Loft' should be a hit with... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Asiana First Class A380 Los Angeles to Seoul Incheon

I had intentionally left the first class lounge a bit early so that I could snap some first class cabin pictures before the other passengers arrived. Since Asiana's A380... Read More

Mommy Points
Good Prices to Hawaii, Flu Shots Delivered by Uber, and More…

Thank lower oil prices, an off-peak travel season, better sharing on social media, new routes, or plain old good luck, but we have been seeing some pretty nice airfares... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Can the A321neoLR truly replace the 757-200??

Has the commercial aviation market finally found a replacement for the 757-200's longer routes? Hello, Airbus A321neoLR! The new type is expected to start flying in... Read More

Fly & Dine
ANA Brings LA Fine Dining to the Sky

Los Angeles is the city where fine dining went to die. While New York and Chicago still carry the banner of the besuited service staff high and proud, LA has watched... Read More

Extra Pack of Peanuts
A Day in the Life…

How was your vacation? This is a question that we get asked a lot. Since starting EPoP, we have been blessed to be able to travel quite frequently. Some of our friends... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Free Flu Shot From UBER

Uber is a pretty awesome car service in its own right, but they keep trying to branch out into other areas, assumedly to justify their disgustingly large valuation.... Read More

Running with Miles
The 10,000 Mile Anniversary Bonus On The US Airways Card Will Stay

The US Airways Mastercard has long been one of the best cards to get for quick miles – make one purchase and get 40,000 miles (or 50,000, as it was before). Things... Read More

Hack my Trip
View My Chicago Seminars Presentation on Alaska Airlines

I had a great time presenting at Chicago Seminars last weekend, giving two talks on how to maximize the value of Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan as well as some... Read More

Heels First Travel
You SHALL Pass: Most Epic Flight Safety Video Ever

This Air New Zealand safety video is literally of epic quality. Air New Zealand safety video It stars Peter Jackson and Elijah Woods and a […] Read More

Travel Skills
In Tokyo: New airport options

Quick — where is Tokyo International Airport? If you haven’t flown into Japan recently, your reflex response might be “Narita,” the airport... Read More
£10 instant free taxi credit – London

Kabbee is a new online cab booking service, also available via an iphone or android app, that lets you book properly licensed cabs in London at the best available... Read More

Deals We Like
Is WOW Air So Wow?

Last night I posted about a great fare sale for cheap flights from Boston and Baltimore (BWI) to Iceland, London, and Copenhagen. Flights are starting at $99 one-way... Read More

Frequent Miler
Buy AA miles for less than a penny each, automatically

Great news for those who have the version of the US Airways credit card that automatically awards 10,000 bonus miles each year.  Barclaycard has announced that this... Read More

One Mile at a Time
US Airways MasterCard Anniversary Bonus Staying

One of the big questions surrounding the American and US Airways merger has involved their credit card partnerships. American's co-branded credit card is issued by Citi,... Read More

Dots, Lines & Destinations
DLD 65: More range, more partners, more LUV, more cowbell

This week we're talking about the new A321neoLR replacement for transoceanic 752s, a new partnership between Hertz & United, American's new business class seats and... Read More

Mommy Points
US Airways Card Awarding Bonus AA Miles After Merger

Yesterday I posted about The US Airways® Premier World MasterCard and a new pretty great targeted offer that some are receiving.  I also mentioned that I would... Read More

Travel Summary
Manufacture Hotel Elite Status

Two years ago, almost exactly to this day, I wrote a post titled “Don’t Abuse Bluebird, but…” in which I described how cheap it actually was to... Read More

Pearls of Travel Wisdom
Uber vs Local Governments – Who Wins?

I have said before that I like Uber. No, they are not perfect but the app-based system is far better than trying to hail a taxi in many cities and paying by credit card... Read More

View From the Wing
US Airways MasterCard 10,000 Mile Anniversary Bonus Will Continue!

I receive compensation for many links on this blog. You don’t have to use these links, but I am grateful to you if you do. American Express, Citibank, Chase, and... Read More

Dots, Lines & Destinations
BoardingArea adds a Podcast [listening to travel news highlights]

Four guys exploring the world with points, miles and a bit of crazy: Hertz/UA Partnership >> 5*/Presidents Club for elites & CC holders, new American Airlines Business Class seats on the 777-200s, a woman vomits then gets locked in the lav on AA (true) and more news and fun... Read More