View from the Wing
New Hilton Promo Through End of Year Leverages Earnings Up To 8 Ways

With the current Hilton Honors double points bonus expiring August 31, they've announced a new double points bonus starting September 1 and running through December 31.... Read More

The Gate
48-Hour Flash Sale: Save Up to 40 Percent on Rental Car Rates With Hertz

You can save up to a maximum of 40 percent off the base rate of a rental car at participating airport locations in the United States during this 48-hour flash sale when... Read More

Keep Vs. Cancel: Barclays jetBlue

The $99 annual fee came due on my jetBlue card. I received the JetBlue 30k signup bonus last year and took a points qualifying flight that netted me 105k... Read More

Deals We Like
SPG “Select Member Exclusive” Promotion – Check Your Account!

SPG recently released another around of “Select Member Exclusive” promotions where targeted accounts will receive various offers for stays between August 1... Read More

Points With a Crew
4 tips to survive a red eye flight in economy

Taking a red eye flight in economy class? Here are 4 must-do tips if you want to try and get some sleep on the flight Read More

Обзор: Mabuhay Lounge, Манила

Обзор бизнес-лаунжа Philippine Airlines в... Read More

Monkey Miles
Love Designer Digs? Check these Amex Offers

Just cause you like expensive clothes doesn’t mean you can’t get a deal I found a load of Amex Offers for pricey clothing designers spread across my various... Read More

God Save The Points
Road Trip Anyone? These Are The World’s Most Stunning Destination Drives…

We all spend a lot of time worrying about how to reach our destination- and where to stay, but not nearly enough time with “what to do”. There’s no... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Dear Midwest America: Welcome to Europe

There may be too many flights across the Atlantic Ocean already but more are coming, and the Midwest United States will now be a major part of the competition. Things... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American’s Flagship Lounge In Chicago To Open Next Month

In late May American debuted their new premium lounges at JFK. Specifically, American opened their newly refurbished Flagship Lounge, which is open to... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
“Old, Fat and Ugly” Aeroflot FAs Sue Airline for Discrimination

A pair of Aeroflot FAs who proudly call themselves “old, fat and ugly” are suing their employer for discrimination, claiming they were sidelined by a... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Introduction: One “Stan” At A Time

Welcome to my next trip report, covering flights in Uzbekistan Airways business class, Somon Air business class, and Saudia first class, as well as stays at a couple of... Read More

Mommy Points
Airline Waivers and Woes for Tropical Depression Harvey

Oh hurricane season, how I love you. Let me count the ways… Crickets, crickets. Yeah, hurricane season isn’t lovely at all. It can muck up travel... Read More

God Save The Points
Ciao Deal: $280+ New York Or Los Angeles To Rome, Italy Round Trip…

You don’t need any convincing that a trip to Rome is a brilliant idea. You already know this. Rome is one of the most magical cities on earth, chock full of all... Read More

View from the Wing
A New Partner Option to Book El Al First Class and the Real Man Behind the Alaska Airlines Eskimo

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.... Read More

Deals We Like
Another Great Deal Booking a Flight with Upside – Purchase a $400 Flight, and Get a $200 Amazon Gift Card

Last week I wrote about an amazing deal booking with the travel booking site Upside. While last weeks deal was slightly better by $50, this is still a great opportunity... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Google Express Adding Walmart +20% Deal And More

Have you tried Google Express yet? I’ve posted Google Express deals before but, it looks like there are a couple nice changes coming to Goggle Express. I’m a... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Hmmm. Hyatt Will NOT Give You Points For Expired Free Nights?

Individual Hyatt reservations agents have been telling customers that they can get some points if their free nights expire. Hyatt now says that's not the case. The post... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Choice Privileges 8,000 points every two stays Aug 31-Nov 11, 2017

Choice Privileges next promotion for 8,000 points every two stays runs from August 31 to November 11, 2017. Choice Privileges 8,000 points every 2 stays registration.... Read More

God Save The Points
Do Travelers Actually Enjoy Paying Airline Fees Separately?

No, the holy grail of magical travel hacks is not here. This is purely an anecdotal and thoughtful look at airline fees and whether passengers actually enjoy them. Why?... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hilton Is Offering Double Points Through The End Of 2017

Of the major global hotel loyalty programs, Hilton Honors is the only one that has been offering uninterrupted points promotions all year: -- Through January 31, 2017,... Read More

Mommy Points
Pay 1/2 the Cost of Room Service and Eat in Your Hotel Room

Like most parents of young kids, we live life on the edge of red level exhaustion pretty much every single day. While it is a million times better than it was when she... Read More

Travel With Grant
How to Create a British Airways Household Account

Do you remember the first time you used British Airways Avios? I do! And for me, that was also when they took their special place in my heart. And a special place in my... Read More

Апгрейд в бизнес-класс Turkish Airlines за 7 500 миль!

C 18 сентября по 15 декабря можно... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Hyatt Regency Tashkent (Suite)

Tashkent has a (relatively) new Hyatt Regency that opened in 2016, now the city’s finest hotel. I was impressed by the property overall and appreciated the great... Read More

Running with Miles
The New Bank of America Credit Card Falls Flat

Bank of America has decided to enter the "premium" credit card market, but is it really a premium credit card? There is one feature Bank of America has that I believe we... Read More

The Gate
Double Points Promotion by Hilton Honors Continues — 10,000 Bonus Points Every Ten Stays for Diamond Members

Receive double Hilton Honors frequent guest loyalty program points for all stays starting Friday, September 1, 2017 through Sunday, December 31, 2017 when you... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Air Canada Adds New Flight From Montreal To Tokyo Narita

Air Canada has been undergoing significant international expansion the past few years, largely made possible thanks to the range and size of the Boeing 787. Routes that... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Starwood Hotels Save Up To 34%

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

View from the Wing
Business Class Awards to Tokyo Available Every Day in Summer

Air Canada announced new Montreal – Tokyo Narita service this morning operated by a Boeing 787. The flight will be daily during the summer and will operate 3 times... Read More

Sun Country ULCC Transformation

Sun Country is one of the United States’ few remaining true niche carriers. They are a hybrid leisure-regular carrier that operates out of Minneapolis St Paul.... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Club Carlson Free Fridays blocked at May Fair London and Radisson Blu Champs Elysees Paris

My original plan for Club Carlson Free Fridays was to redeem my two Free Friday nights for The May Fair London and Radisson Blu Champs Elysees. This morning I discovered... Read More

Frequent Miler
Can you buy IHG points from 0.46 cents per point?

We have written about past promotions to buy IHG points for less than half a penny each. It appears that a similar promotion is back, but it is targeted. A couple... Read More

Fly & Dine
Flight Food Review: Copa Business Class LAX-PTY

As everyone knows, Panama is the gastronomic center of the world. Okay, okay, maybe it’s not. But the good news is, Copa Airlines still puts out a decent plate of... Read More

Mommy Points
Four Days Left for the Best $10 Deal in Travel

If you only do one travel related thing today, please let it be sharing that this is the last chance to get the $10 Senior America the Beautiful Pass before the... Read More