Live from a Lounge
Amex offering jewellery vouchers for spends

American Express is starting the marketing for the current festive season and offering vouchers to purchase gold for those who spend on the Amex Cards. Here are the... Read More

View from the Wing
Every Travel Company Catering to (Patronizing) Millennials Has Got to Stop

Millennials aren’t that different from other generations. They want to go to Hawaii. They may not buy as many souvenirs but spend more on experiences while... Read More

Miles To Memories
Monday Morning QB – How I “Increase” My Spend For Amex Sign Up Bonuses

Latest Monday Morning QB - A way to skirt Amex's new rules about MS and sign up bonuses. Read More

Tokyo Cuts: Delta Ends Guam Flights

A few months ago, I reported that Delta was greatly reducing their flights from Tokyo. The airline had inherited a hub from Northwest that linked up many major Asian... Read More

The Travelers Club
Tout sur JOON !

La nouvelle compagnie aérienne Joon a officiellement été lancée le 25 septembre 2017 par Franck Terner, Directeur Général... Read More

Running with Miles
Air Berlin’s Unfortunate Timing for Marathon Runners

Air Berlin has cancelled several long haul flights to the US and this stop date happened one day after one of the largest marathons in the world - in Berlin! The post... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Should You Sign Up For A British Airways Household Account?

In this post I wanted to look at one of the other unique aspects of the program -- specifically, how British Airways Executive Club lets you pool Avios in a... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
An Open Letter to Hyatt’s New Head of Loyalty

Hyatt announced a new Global Head of Loyalty this morning. Here’s my open letter to Mark Vondrasek, who spent 15 years working for Starwood in a similar role.... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Air France-KLM e GOL anunciam hub em Fortaleza

A cidade receberá voos de/para Paris e Amsterdã a partir de maio de 2018, conectando o Norte e Nordeste do Brasil com a Europa A partir de maio de 2018, a... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Save $40 On A $200+ DoubleTree Stay With Amex Offers

For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most Amex cards, where different cards are eligible for different savings and... Read More

Win a 1 Year Pointimize Diamond Membership!

Great news! As a part of their “Go Diamond” Lucky Draw campaign, my pals Adu and Keith at Pointimize are giving Modhop readers an exclusive chance at Diamond... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
British Airways $364 LAX-Stockholm

Stockholm is frequently the lowest priced airport in Europe for tickets from California with both low cost carriers Norwegian and WOW and major alliance airlines.... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
BREAKING: Hyatt Announces New Global Head of Loyalty, Expanded Role

Point Me to the Plane received some exciting leadership news directly from Hyatt this morning.  You might remember that Jeff Zidell resigned in May and no new World... Read More

WOW! Turkish Airlines Orders 787 Jets

Turkey has gone through a lot of political uncertainty in the past few years. However, it seems that their travel industry has not been hit as hard. Turkish Airlines is... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Airberlin Langstrecke wird mit 15.10. komplett gestrichen!

Die Indizien waren schon sehr stark. Heute ist es klar. Airberlin streicht jetzt sukzessive die Langstrecke aus dem Programm ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Ebates, Get 12% Cashback at Over 350 Merchants Today

Ebates is offering increased cashback rates today at lots of merchants such as HP, Macy's and more. Read More

airberlin streicht nun alle Langstrecken und weitere innerdeutsche Verbindungen

Heute gab es die angekündigte Pressekonferenz und die dort angekündigte Aufspaltung, besser Zerschlagung der airberlin. Ich hatte bereits meinen letzten... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Save Money With These New Amex Offers!

There is another new American Express Offer for You today for Hilton Properties, this time DoubleTree. There have been a lot of ways to save at Hilton lately, you can... Read More

God Save The Points
How To Save On Flights Between Europe And Australia / New Zealand…

One of the benefits of running a travel site is learning what people really want, via endless questions and emails. One thing that people ALWAYS want: good deals or how... Read More

Michael W Travels
Unwritten Rules of Flyning, Best Hotel In Every State, Faster TSA Bag Scanners, Most Livable Cities in the World, New Searches For Lux Stays, Extreme Theme Park Rides & More- Travel News

Travel News: T+L has an article with The Best Hotels In Every State. NBC News shows us The Finalists For Wildlife Photographer of the Year. Smarter Travel... Read More

Mommy Points
Earn Points Referring Friends to the Chase Sapphire Reserve

One way that spouses, partners, and families can earn extra miles and points is by referring each other to rewards-earning credit cards. If Person A has a particular... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Airberlin Is Canceling All Longhaul Routes As Of October 15, 2017

This doesn't come as a surprise, though finally we have an official statement on this. In light of airberlin’s insolvency filing in mid-August, the... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
Reader Meetup in Montreal, October 16 5PM-7PM

In partnership with Milesopedia, I'm hosting a reader meetup in Montreal October 16 5PM - 7PM. Register for free to reserve your seat. The post Reader Meetup in... Read More

Points With a Crew
12% off through Ebates portal today only (plus $50 too?)

12% off a variety of merchants at Ebates today (Monday) only. One of the merchants also has an Amex Offer that may net you at least $42 per card in ... Read More

Deals We Like
Executive Suite at the Grand Hyatt New York for 12,000 Points + $150!

Thanks to View to the Wing for posting this morning about an amazing opportunity to book an Grand Executive Suite at the Grand Hyatt New York for the same exact price as... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Hyatt Has A New Head Of Global Loyalty

Hyatt Gold Passport was run by Jeff Zidell for the last decade. He's the only head of the program I've known. He left Hyatt recently, and now Hyatt has selected the... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Air Berlin long-haul shutting down completely

The future of Air Berlin inches closer to dissolution, with Lufthansa and EasyJet expected to pick up the pieces. And the long-haul operations now have a firm shutdown... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hyatt Has A New Global Head Of Loyalty

Back in May we learned that Jeff Zidell was stepping down as the head of loyalty at Hyatt. Jeff is a great guy, and one of the most passionate people I've ever met when... Read More

View from the Wing
Hyatt Just Announced a New Head of Loyalty, What Do You Want to Ask Him?

Hyatt just announced that Mark Vondrasek will be their new head of loyalty (and 'business platforms'). Vondrasek was with Starwood for 15 years, from 2001 to 2016, and... Read More

First Hawaiian Airlines A321neo

The first Hawaiian Airlines A321neo was spotted, fully painted at Airbus’ Hamburg facility. First Sighting Hawaiian Airlines is growing.  And a large part of... Read More

Miles To Memories
Hurry! Book Grand Executive Suite at Grand Hyatt New York for just 12,500 Points + $150

Grand Hyatt New York has a great Points + Cash offer for its Grand Executive Suite. The suite would normally cost about $950 but you can get it for just 12,500... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Sri Lankan Business Doha – Asien (Return): 750 Euro

Sri Lankan verkauft derzeit abgehend von Doha günstige Business Tickets nach Asien ... Read More

The Gate
Stay Twice and Earn Up to 8,000 Points With Choice Privileges — Autumn 2017

You can earn up to 8,000 Choice Privileges frequent guest loyalty program points — enough to redeem for a free night at greater than 1,000 participating hotel and... Read More

Deals We Like
12% Cash Back at MANY Popular Online Stores with Ebates

If you do a lot of online shopping, you do not want to miss this promotion! The online shopping portal Ebates is offering 12% cash back at over 350 merchants. This is a... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Deal Alert: Grand Hyatt New York Executive Suite

For those looking for a good deal on a NYC hotel, you’ll want to check out the Grand Hyatt New York which is currently offering Cash and Points rates of their... Read More

God Save The Points
Unlimited In Flight Wifi + Worldwide Hotspots For $10 Per Month…

Having connectivity in the air (and on the ground) is awesome. Turning a mundane flight into a binge session of productivity, or just some social media sharing is a... Read More

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