Road Warriorette
Fall trends to add to your business travel wardrobe

Keeping up with each season’s changing trends can be hard, not to mention time consuming and expensive. The fashion world seems so out there, but most of us have... Read More

View From the Wing
American Express Centurion Lounge Opens in San Francisco Next Week!

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

The Gate
20% Bonus MileagePlus Miles When You Convert Hotel Points

Convert those unused frequent guest loyalty program points of lodging companies into MileagePlus frequent flier loyalty program miles towards award travel on United... Read More

Magic of Miles
Magic in Italy Hotel Review: Hotel Ideal

Trip Report Index: Introduction Getting There Hotel Review: St. Regis Rome Hotel Review: Hotel De Russie Visiting Rome Hotel Review: The Westin Europa & Regina... Read More

Running with Miles
Time Is Running Out To Run The World’s Largest Half Marathon!

I received an e-mail today from the Gothenburg (Sweden) race committee that entries have been coming in at a fast pace and they will be closing the registration window... Read More

Deals We Like
Free $10 Credit at Amazon… Check to See if You Qualify!

This is a quick reminder that you only have until October 31 to get your free $10 promotion code at Amazon with a $50 gift card purchase. This promotion has been running... Read More

The Forward Cabin
The Best Italian Food I’ve Ever Had: A Must Visit Venetian Restaurant

Several years ago, I had the chance to visit Venice. The group I was with stumbled upon what I now think is the best Italian restaurant I’ve ever eaten at.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Answers To Your Questions About The US Airways Preferred Trial

On Tuesday I wrote about the US Airways Trial Preferred program, which is hands down the best way to earn top tier status with US Airways (and now by connection, with... Read More

Hack my Trip
Looking at the New American AAdvantage Changes Side-by-Side

Amol and I each reviewed the new changes to American Airlines’ AAdvantage program when they were announced on Wednesday. Although there’s some overlap, I... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
I’ve Made The Decision To Switch Frequent Flyer Programs — Goodbye Mileage Plus, Hello Miles & More! Here’s Why……

As 2014 draws to a close and my 2015 calendar starts to populate with travel, I took a long, hard look at what Frequent Flyer Program will suit me best for 2015 and... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
A video from the KLM MD-11 retirement flight

Welcome on board KLM 672 from Montreal to Amsterdam, the MD-11 retirement flight. Check out this video from the final flight with all the extras KLM offered to... Read More

Delta Points
A Miami Mileage Run: The run to Phoenix

A Miami Mileage Run: The VIP lounge at MIA & positioning flight A Miami Mileage Run: The run to Phoenix A Miami Mileage Run: The Sheraton MIA & time in Miami A... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Radisson 35% off 2-night stays Nov 21 to Jan 31, 2015

Radisson 35% off 2-night stays Nov 21 to Jan 31, 2015 is a real deal for hotel stays in the Americas and Asia-Pacific booked by November 11. The great feature of these... Read More

Mommy Points
Five Easy Ways to Earn More Airline Miles and Hotel Points

Some strategies to earn miles and points are quite involved and involve a semi-complex thoughtful earning system, but some aren’t.  Some are very... Read More

Heels First Travel
Would You Fly In A Windowless Plane?

A UK company, the Centre for Process Innovation, wants to reduce costs and change the flying experience by replacing aircraft windows with floor to ceiling […] Read More

One Mile at a Time
Huge Vancouver Hotel Discounts With beVancouver is back with another amazing promotion on Vancouver hotels for this winter, similar to the promotion they ran last year. beVancouver is offering a... Read More

The Military Frequent Flyer
Giving Away United Upgrades!

Reader Edward has determined there is no way he is going to use all those hard earned United upgrades that he has earned and would like to generously donate those to a... Read More

Deals We Like
Southwest Traveler? If so, this is a MUST READ!

As you may or may not know, the Southwest and AirTran merger is almost finalized and on November 1, 2014, the AirTran loyalty program will no longer exist. For the past... Read More

Points, Miles and Martinis
First Look At A Painted American Airlines 787 Dreamliner

The first painted American Airlines first 787 Dreamliner “emerged from a Boeing factory paint shop in the wee hours of Thursday morning,” said Airways News.... Read More

View From the Wing
Don’t Lose Your Global Entry Privileges By Making This One Simple Mistake!

Global Entry is fantastic skipping the immigration and customs queues when you return to the U.S. I didn’t love the fingerprinting or background check that went... Read More

Pearls of Travel Wisdom
Are You Using Your Vacation Time?

In a study prepared by the U.S. Travel Association (USTA), they claim that we currently use less of our vacation time than any other time in the past four decades. Even... Read More

The Forward Cabin
Amex is giving out 25,000 Membership Rewards Points for $175…Here’s How.

My annual fee on my American Express Premier Rewards Gold card recently came due, and I was reluctant to see the $175 fee post on my account. I do enjoy using this card... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
The Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas on sale for 50% IHG points for 24 hours at noon ET today and IHG Europe discounts tonight in 48-hour sale

IHG Rewards Club has The Venetian and The Palazzo on sale for 50% IHG points for 24 hours only beginning at 12 noon ET today. These Las Vegas properties are... Read More

Magic of Miles
Hilton Double Points Promotion Through January 31, 2015

A few months ago Hilton HHonors asked their members which promotion they would prefer, double points starting on their second stay or 1,000 bonus points awarded for... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Official: The Centurion Lounge San Francisco Opens November 6, 2014

American Express has gotten into the airport lounge business, as they've been opening several of their own lounges for cardmembers around the country, called Centurion... Read More