View from the Wing
American Express Launched the Biggest Delta Offer Ever

American Express is out with the biggest public offer they’ve ever had for a Delta co-brand credit card. And Delta co-brand credit cards are great for the travel... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Emirates A380 FIRST London – Hong Kong (Return): 3979 Euro

Mit Emirates First im A380 über Dubai nach Hong Kong ... Read More

Flight Review: Air India 787-8 Business Class

Air India 787-8 Business Class Air India 331 BKK-BOM Introduction: Last summer, I found myself in an extended mileage run traveling with my dad. The idea had come to me... Read More

Mommy Points
How I Plan to Use My Delta SkyMiles

A couple of years ago I found myself in the position of really, really wishing I had Delta SkyMiles at the ready, but coming up empty handed. They were by far the best... Read More

One Mile at a Time
FASCINATING: Review Of The World’s 1-Star Airline, Air Koryo!

Skytrax ranks Air Koryo, the national airline of North Korea, as the world's worst airline. It's the only airline to get a 1-star rating, though in fairness Skytrax... Read More

5k AA Miles for Citi’s Mail Mistake

As a nomad, home is wherever I fall asleep. This complicates things in the world of churning as my mail is still sent to mama and papa’s house. (see post: Nomadic... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Der letzte Air France Concorde Flug 2003 (Video)

Der letzte Air France Concorde Flug 2003 (Video) Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hilton HHonors Fall 2016 Hotel Category Changes

As of April 2014, Hilton HHonors has shifted how they make award category changes. Rather than having massive hotel category adjustments every so often, they’re... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The PERFECT Credit Card Quadfecta, At Last!

There are a lot of credit cards I use to maximize my return on everyday spend, though at the moment I think I may have the best card "portfolio" I've ever had from a... Read More

The Gate
Value Added Tax to Be Refunded to Foreigners Paid on Hotel Services in Argentina

The value of visiting Argentina as a tourist keeps getting better and better due to at least three financial reasons which have significantly reduced the cost to enjoy... Read More

View from the Wing
Here’s Why ‘Earn and Burn’ is the Best Strategy

We've known devaluations were coming for a very long time. It was obvious when I wrote ten years ago that I was afraid the great values wouldn't last. I suggested that... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Delta August “Power Outage”, Likely a Cyber Attack???

In the age of multiple redundant systems, back-up generators, off-site backups, cloud storage, and underground military grade data centers, Delta’s excuse that a... Read More

Simply The Best: August 2016

Whoa, September is done and I was on the road and could not publish the best posts from August. August was largely a month of complaining, my favorite pastime next to... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Sheraton Dubrovnik

Review einer Junior Suite im absolut tollen Sheraton Dubrovnik ... Read More

Kids Try 100 Years of Airline Food

I saw this video on Bon Appetit’s YouTube page: Kids Try 100 Years of Airline Food. I thought it was an entertaining, though somewhat questionable video.  The... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Hilton Rome Airport

On our way back to the US we had a one night layover in Rome. Our flight from Sardinia arrived in Rome just before 6PM, while our flight the next morning was just after... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Hiking High Tatras Slovakia

Slovakia is a country where hiking is part of the national culture with a well developed network of marked and maintained trails across the country. The High Tatras of... Read More

Miles To Memories
Getting My 10 Year Chinese Visa Was So Much Easier Than I Thought!

Chinese Visa Passport Service Recommendation As I wrote about the other day, I am taking my dad to Asia to re-live his Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Brand New Amex Offers For You Today!

American Express loaded several new Offers for You into my account today. There were a bunch of new local restaurants and stores loaded to my cards today as well as a... Read More

На рейсах Air France/KLM появится WiFi

Удивительно, насколько не в... Read More

Magic of Miles
HotelTonight Launches Promising New Loyalty Program

Also attractive is the fact that all previous spend counts towards the new tiers/levels, and status never expires. The post HotelTonight Launches Promising New Loyalty... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Save 25% On Business Class Awards To Europe

One of the best uses of Air France/KLM FlyingBlue miles is booking their Promo Awards. FlyingBlue publishes these every month, and they offer 20-50% off select award... Read More

Running with Miles
How to Get A Better Delta Card Offer – $100 Credit!

Find out how to get an even better Delta card offer than the one that just came out! This one will give you the same miles plus $100 credit! The post How to Get A Better... Read More

View from the Wing
Several US Cities 25% Off Business and Coach Awards to Europe/Israel

Air France KLM's Flying Blue program should be interesting to U.S. frequent flyers for several reasons: they offer one-way awards; they are an American Express... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Morning Chai: Graveyard of the Obama Doctrine, A Republican Worth Voting For, Hotwire Fax Scam, and More

On my mind: Azerbaijan e-visa works! Events: Bhutan is China’s only neighbor without which it has diplomatic relations, China has launched a charm offensive.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Air France & KLM Will Finally Offer Inflight Wifi

As I've explained before, inflight wifi is one of the amenities I value most on planes. Being able to stay connected with the world while flying around the world is... Read More

Michael W Travels
Flashback: Should You Take Your Toddler to Oktoberfest

With Munich’s Oktoberfest 2016 heading into its final weekend, I thought it would be fitting to re-share a post about our experience at the festival back in... Read More