Angelina Travels
The Marriott Sweet Spot Redemption Resort You’ve Never Heard Of

The beauty of miles and points is being able to experience and stay at some of most aspirational luxury properties around the world that we probably wouldn’t be... Read More

Hotel Review: Denver Sheraton Downtown

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

You Have Been Upgraded
Etihad First Cairo – Tokyo (Return): 3017 Euro

Es geht mit Etihad First zunächst von Cairo nach Abu Dhabi und weiter nach Tokyo ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Great Deal: Up To 70K Bonus Miles With Delta Amex Cards!

American Express has just announced some very nice increased sign-up bonuses on their co-branded Delta credit cards, including their Gold and Platinum products. The... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Deal Alert Intercontinential New York Barclay!

If you are looking to head to New York soon, check out this deal at the INTERCONTINENTAL NEW YORK BARCLAY. There are great rates in January and February... Read More

Miles To Memories
Amex Delta Gold 50K & Platinum 70K Offers: Apply Now or Wait for Better?

Amex has increased the bonus on four of their Delta co-branded cards. Does it make sense to apply now or should you hold out for a better deal? Read More

Deep Dive: United Polaris business class (Part 1 of 3)

This week I had a chance to preview United’s new “Polaris” business class in San Francisco.  The airline is putting a lot of effort into this... Read More

Dots, Lines & Destinations
DLD120: Who shall fly and who shall fold

Europe's aviation market is a bit of a mess, with Monarch on the cusp of closing and Air Berlin making major changes. SPG & Marriott are merged and Fozz books a... Read More

View from the Wing
You Always Get Upgraded When You Want Upgrades the Least

Last week I needed to be in San Diego for one night. There aren't any non-stops between Austin and San Diego, I rather expected Southwest might have one, but I wound up... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Morning Chai: Somalia Tourism, Caribbean Airbnb, Bloggers Killing Fashion and More

On my mind: Air France FlyingBlue website phantom availability, invalid routings, mispricings on Garuda, and 10,000 Amex points I should not have transferred till... Read More

The Gate
Suite Deal: Discounts of Up to 50 Percent Off of Suites in Japan and South Korea With Hilton HHonors

If you missed this flash sale earlier this month where you could have saved up to 50 percent off of a hotel room in either Japan or South Korea, you may actually be in... Read More

Running with Miles
6 Things A New Amex Card Needs Against the Chase Sapphire Reserve

There is a lot of talk about a new Amex card that may be revealed soon to compete with the Chase Sapphire Reserve. Here are 6 things that would help. The post 6 Things A... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Residence Inn Sarajevo

Review einer Suite im Residence Inn in Sarajevo ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Will Amex Soon Introduce A New Premium Card?

For years, The Platinum Card® from American Express was the gold standard of premium credit cards. The card had a $450 annual fee, but amassed a huge following... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Lounge Review: Icelandair Saga Lounge Reykjavik

Trip Overview IcelandAir to Helsinki Lounge Review: British Airways Galleries JFK Terminal 7 Flight Review: IcelandAir Business Class New York (JFK)- Reykjavik... Read More

Deals We Like
Delta’s Increased Credit Card Offer! Earn up to 70,000 Bonus Points!

Delta just increased the sign up bonus for many of their co-branded American Express credit cards. These are some very lucrative offers which can help you fly for... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Awesome! New Limited Time Increased Offers Delta Business Cards Amex!

American Express is out with 2 limited time increased offers on their Delta SkyMiles Business credit cards today! The Gold Delta SkyMiles® Business Credit Card... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
East London Canal Walk Holiday Inn Commercial Road to Wapping, St. Katherine Docks and Tower of London

Tower Hamlets is the London borough east of the Tower of London  and comprises part of the traditional ‘East London’ region the area is more familiarly... Read More

Rene's Points
AMAZING new 70,000 point Delta AMEX Business Platinum card offer PLUS 10,000 MQMs – (Gold 50,000 points)!

Talk about sweet timing! If you are short on MQMs this year, and have NEVER EVER held either the the Delta Gold or Platinum business card you are eligible to receive the... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
AmEx Limited-Time Offers for Delta Biz Cards 70K and 50K Offers, 50K BGR

American Express has released limited time offers for both the Platinum (70K bonus miles and 10K MQMS after $5K spend in 3 months) and Gold (50K bonus miles after $2K... Read More

Mommy Points
Increased 70,000 Mile Sign-Up Bonus From Delta Platinum Cards!

The time to get new rewards credit cards is typically when their sign-up bonuses are at their highest levels, and right now the Delta co-branded cards from American... Read More

Wild About Travel
Exploring Thailand’s Koh Samui – Review and Tips

I have been wanting to visit Koh Samui, Thailand’s second-largest island (after the famous Phuket) for ages. A spare weekend and a crazy desire to get to an... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Argentina Is Eliminating VAT On Hotel Stays For Foreigners

Different countries seem to take different approaches to generating revenue from tourism. You have some countries that try to stimulate tourism by making it easier and... Read More

Mommy Points
Frontier Airlines Now Offers TSA Pre✓!

I have some great news if you like to take advantage of the sometimes insanely low Frontier Airlines deals, but you also aren’t fond of long security lines.... Read More

View from the Wing
When 5/24 Doesn’t Apply, and When it Doesn’t Count

Chase has said "we have restrictions related to the number of new cards customers can receive in a period of time." The conventional wisdom is that Chase seems only to... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Delta Announces 3 New Trans-Atlantic Routes for Summer 2017

This morning Delta announced three new trans-Atlantic routes for summer 2017 from Boston and New York. Starting May 25, 2017, Delta will introduce nonstop seasonal... Read More

History: To USA in 1965 by BOAC Vickers Super VC10

The British built Vickers VC10 and Super VC10 are my favourite aircraft hands down. There is something about the engines being placed at the rear along with the elegant... Read More