Travel Codex
Singapore Airline Award Changes: Higher Award Costs & No Fuel Surchages

Singapore Airlines Krisflyer is devaluing their award chart, making awards across several regions more expensive for travel. The airline claims the devaluation is needed... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Free 5,000 JetBlue Points When Join & Fly

JetBlue is offering a great deal if you have not signed up for their loyalty program yet, where you can earn a bonus 5,000 points when you join, book and fly by 4/16/17.... Read More

Review: VIP Lounge, Los Cabos International Airport (SJD)

Premise I have not been able to take advantage of airline lounges as much as I would, simply because I do not have the higher-end credit cards, or sufficient airline... Read More

“Trump slump” means more great travel deals

Bargain-hunting travelers could see some relief from high hotel rates and airfares as demand slows and travel deals proliferate.  While the stock market is... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Should You Transfer Citi ThankYou Points To JetBlue With A 50% Bonus?

You can receive a 50% points bonus when you convert Citi ThankYou points into JetBlue TrueBlue points between March 2 and April 30, 2017. The promotion goes live... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Get a FREE trip to New Zealand Courtesy of … The Government?!

It may sound too good to be true, but right now, the government of New Zealand is offering free trips to Wellington for those who qualify. The post Get a FREE trip to... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
More miles, fewer fees for Singapore Airlines awards

Would you rather pay more miles or more cash for an award ticket? Singapore Airlines is revising its award charts and policies, increasing points required while cutting... Read More

Travel With Grant
World of Hyatt Loyalty Program Now Live – What Would You Change? (Giveaway for $50 in Amazon eGift Cards)

Good morning everyone, welcome to day 1 of the new World of Hyatt loyalty program *sarcastic round of applause*. Since I am not a former Hyatt Diamond or current Hyatt... Read More

Review: Chelsea Market New York

Our sixth day in The City was our final full day in New York.  So this day would be about getting as much done as we could.  And to start things off, we headed... Read More

Points From The Pacific
Qantas Offering Double Status Credits

Qantas are currently offering a double status credits promotion for frequent flyers. This is the first offer for 2017 so I would recommend signing up for it, even if you... Read More

Mommy Points
Earn 10x Points on Hotels and Car Rentals in March!

In the last couple of years we have periodically received the pleasant surprise of the Chase Freedom credit card upping its payouts to 10% cash back in some... Read More

Miles To Memories
Get 10% Off Hotels & Car Rental With Chase Freedom and Freedom Unlimited

Book hotels and car rentals through Chase Ultimate Rewards and you'll get 10% cashback (on up to $2,500 spend) when you use your Freedom cards. Read More

Bald Thoughts
The Best Kimpton Wine Hour Story Ever

One of my favorite benefits when staying with Kimpton is their evening Wine Hour reception.  It takes place every night starting at 5pm.  This is a great... Read More

View from the Wing
Partner Award Redemptions on Singapore Airlines Will No Longer Have Fuel Surcharges Either

Singapore Airlines Krisflyer is eliminating fuel surcharges on Singapore Airlines award redemptions effective March 23, along with increasing the price of some awards... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Logging Into My Hyatt Globalist Account For The First Time…

RIP Hyatt Gold Passport, and welcome World of Hyatt. Overnight Hyatt has changed a lot of aspects of their loyalty program, which we first found out about a few months... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Devaluation of KrisFlyer Miles (Singapore Airlines) and Upcoming Changes – Effective 23 March 2017

KrisFlyer has just announced some important changes that will be happening on redemption and redemption upgrade bookings that are ticketed from 23 March 2017 onwards.... Read More

Deals We Like
$65 a Day Tickets to Disney World!

If you are heading to Disney World within the next few months, this might be a great deal for you! 4 days for $262 total! That is only $65.5 and if you are aware of... Read More

Michael W Travels
Earn 5X Miles & Points with

When Kim and I are searching for hotels and can’t find one using points or for a decent price, we’ll often turn to We find to offer... Read More

Hotel Review: Westin San Francisco Airport

My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting. Highlights Lobby & Check-in... Read More

Miles To Memories
$20 Gift Card And $55 In Coupons When You Sign Up For BJ’s Membership

Groupon is offering a $20 gift card and $55 worth in coupons when you buy a new BJ's Membership. Offer is for new members only. Read More

Bald Thoughts
The Morning Shave: TSA Security Fee Increase, Hilton New Award Pricing, Free Hyatt Globalist

Welcome to The Morning Shave.  We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and... Read More

View from the Wing
Earn 10x on Hotels and Car Rentals Booked in March

Chase is offering 10 points per dollar to Freedom and Freedom Unlimited cardholders on hotel and car rental bookings made at made in March, up... Read More

Points With a Crew
[Targeted] Earn 5,000 Membership Rewards points by adding AU

We're always on the lookout for ways to earn more points, and right now, it's possible to earn 5,000 Membership Rewards points by adding an Authorized User! Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Save Up To 40% SPG Hot Escapes St Regis Aspen!

Starwood released this week’s SPG Hot Escapes, where you can save a bunch on upcoming hotel stays. Every week, they offer savings at select properties... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hilton’s New Award Pricing Is Now Live — Here’s What You Need To Know

At the beginning of February we learned about some major changes that Hilton is making to their loyalty program. We’re seeing five major changes being made to... Read More

Running with Miles
Many New Amex Offers – For Travel & Shopping

There are many new Amex Offers that were loaded today that can save you hundreds on travel and shopping and even one for earning points! The post Many New Amex Offers... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
The Battle for Frankfurt-am-Main Airport: Ryanair turns up the heat

It seems I’ve come back to this headline a lot sooner than expected – with Ryanair planning to operate to twenty new destinations from Frankfurt-am-Main in... Read More

Travel Codex
Win a Free Year of Globalist Status with World of Hyatt!

I wrote last week about the changes you can expect with the move to a new loyalty program, as Hyatt replaces Gold Passport with the new World of Hyatt. Although there... Read More

Deals We Like
Many New Amex Offers to Save Money!

Many more Amex Offers were loaded in the middle of the night which will save you money over the next few months! If you follow me on Twitter, you’ll probably... Read More

Miles To Memories
New Amex Offers: MGM Resorts Las Vegas, Embassy Suites & Homewood Suites & More

Many new Amex Offers were released today. You can get 20% off at a few hotels including MGM Resorts Intl - Las Vegas and Embassy Suites & Homewood Suites Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Cute Video from Brussels Airlines

Brussels Airlines is celebrating its 15th birthday and launching an Extra Smile campaign (get it?) to make help make some worthy soul’s dream come... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
A security tech stop

Rerouting a flight to swap out a crew is not especially common. Doing it to protect against an overnight in an undesirable and potentially dangerous destination is even... Read More

Изменения в программе Krisflyer c 23 марта 2017 г.

Программа лояльности Singapore Airlines –... Read More

Rene's Points
Rookie Wednesday: Are you TENACIOUS in working for your Delta upgrades? I am!

Rookie Wednesday: Are you TENACIOUS in working for your Delta upgrades? I am! I am willing to do whatever it takes to score my Delta upgrade. Are you? Continue reading... Read More

Running with Miles
The New Hilton Honors Is Here – And It Is Both Bad and Good

The new Hilton Honors redemption system is here. The new system is both bad and good, depending on when and where you travel. The post The New Hilton Honors Is Here... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Turkish Airlines A321 Business Class

Turkish Airlines long-haul business class is one of my favorite products and their short-haul business class product delivers a quality experience as well. Unlike the... Read More