Michael W Travels
WOW’d By Fares To Europe for $228+?

WOW air announced plans for flights from Europe to the US, offering some incredible bargain basement fares. Are these prices as good as they seem... The post WOW’d... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
LUFTHANSA Business Class Holiday Special: USA To Europe As Low As $2100!

LUFTHANSA's Business Class Fare Sale To Europe for the Holidays has fares for as low as $2100. A great deal to take advantage of during the Holiday Season..... Read More

Travel Summary
Review: Qantas Business Class Lounge Cairns (CNS)

Review: Qantas A380 First Class LAX-SYD on QF12 Smart Gate in Australia for Global Entry-Approved Travelers Radisson Blu Sydney Review Park Hyatt Sydney Review Qantas... Read More

View From the Wing
Why Unlimited Complimentary Upgrades are Bad for Frequent Flyers

Over the weekend I took a domestic flight on American Airlines where the first class cabin was only half full. There were two factors at play, as I tweeted, 1)... Read More

Mommy Points
Fly to London For $99 USD One-Way!

Low-cost carrier WOW Air has some seriously wow prices right now as they are set to launch service from US destinations Boston and Washington DC (actually BWI) to... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Star Alliance Business Class Lounge Los Angeles Airport LAX

While I was flying in first class and therefore had access to the first class lounge, the business class lounge is actually much more impressive. For that matter,... Read More

Deals We Like
Act Now! Fly to London, Copenhagen, and Iceland for Cheap!

Via The Flight Deal, WOW Air is offering flights to London (Gatwick), Copenhagen, and Iceland (Reykjavik) for fares starting at $99 – $125 one way! The fares are... Read More

MJ on Travel
A New AAdvantage Coming Soon?

Are we about to see the details of a new American AAdvantage? The post A New AAdvantage Coming Soon? appeared first on MJ on Travel. Read More

Running with Miles
Get A $200 Sears Gift Card For $180 – And Why You Want It

eBay has a sale today on a Sears gift with a $200 value – you can buy it for $180 (10% off). That is a pretty decent deal going into the holidays, but because it... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Review: Mumbai Terminal 2 Interim Lounge

Planning the Proposal Trip to Paris One of the trip reports I’ve been holding off for a while, for the lack of adequate time to write it up. Like many of the... Read More

Frequent Miler
Amex shuts down “old” Blue Cash accounts

Flyertalk has been lighting up with reports from those who have had their “old” Blue Cash credit card accounts suddenly closed.  Some discovered the... Read More

Heels First Travel
$250 Summer Fares to Iceland & Europe

If you’ve ever wanted to go to Iceland or see Europe during the summer, now is the time! The Points Guy just posted about a sale […] Read More

The Gate
Vignettes of the Streets of Manila

The miasma of urine, diesel and and body odors reeked in the dense and stale early morning air along Taft Avenue in Pasay City. A man lay near a fresh pink puddle of... Read More

View From the Wing
Do You Dispute Small Charges? Or Am I Just Being Petty?

I checked into a Hyatt Regency property late on recent evening. Three’s a store in the lobby, and it had just closed. I asked at check-in whether there was... Read More

Running with Miles
Aegean Fare Sale – 25% Off To International Destinations

A couple of weeks ago, I mentioned that Aegean Airlines and their fare sales will become more relevant going forward since it will remain the easiest way to receive... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Making the drive to Vegas

It is a long, mostly straight road through the hot desert. And yet, for some reason, I've always wanted to make the trip. I can now check off Los Angeles to Las Vegas by... Read More

Travel Summary
Amex Closing Many Old Blue Cash Credit Card Accounts Today

Per this FlyerTalk thread, multiple people have reported receiving emails indicating their old Blue Cash credit card accounts are being closed today without any warning.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
When Does Centurion Lounge SFO Open?

There's no denying that American Express is making a "splash" in the US airport lounge market with their Centurion Lounges. One of the biggest perks of the Platinum... Read More

Will Enhanced Driver’s Licenses Replace Passports?

An Enhanced Driver's License is essentially a driver's license that also works as a passport when crossing between the U.S. and Canada, Mexico or the Caribbean through a... Read More

Michael W Travels
Oktoberfest, Ice Cream & Racing: Oklahoma Trip: Day 1

The main purpose of our trip to Oklahoma was to check out Oktoberfest Tulsa. Find out what else we did during our first day visiting the state... The post Oktoberfest,... Read More

Points, Miles and Martinis
SPG Hot Escapes: The “Hey … I’ve Been There” Edition

It’s Wednesday. It’s raining on the East Coast. I’ve been to Venice, Madrid and Abu Dhabi in the past six weeks. I’m in a rut. I decided to look... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Safety Video Wednesday: Air New Zealand (a new one with Hobbits)

It’s Wednesday, so it must be time for a new safety video from Air New Zealand… with the Hobbits returning for another outing, in what the airline calls... Read More

View From the Wing
Cathay Pacific About to Rebrand, Focus on Its Core Asian-ness By Becoming an Online Travel Agency

The American Airlines rebranding was incredibly expensive. And while it’s true that the new composite aircraft they’ve ordered need painting rather than... Read More

Deals We Like
Can IHG Be Trusted with Changing the “Into the Nights” Terms?

Over the past few days you might have read on many blogs that IHG changed the terms of their “Into the Nights” promo. While I wasn’t personally... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Club Carlson London hotels TripAdvisor rankings

As I was writing this article I came across a Telegraph UK hotel review which questions the role of TripAdvisor and the influence of smart social media on the part of... Read More