Why does ‘The Queen’ not have a passport?

Among many privileges she enjoys, Queen Elizabeth II does not need a British passport to travel. Merriam-Webster defines a Passport as ‘a formal document issued by... Read More

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Das Ende von Uber London

Uber hat die Lizenz für London verloren. Mit 30.09. ist Uber dort dann Geschichte. Ein Einspruch ist noch möglich ... Read More

Running with Miles
Southwest Gift Card Sale – Save an Extra 8% On Your Southwest Tickets

Grab a Southwest gift card (or two) with this sale to save another 8% over already-low Southwest sale prices. This is a great travel-savings combo! The post Southwest... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Why Is President Trump Thanking American’s CEO But Not Others?

I've been very impressed by how the major US airlines have handled the recent hurricanes. Not only did we see several airlines offer extra capacity to areas impacted by... Read More

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Air Canada Altitude STATUS CHALLENGE mit 18500 Meilen zu STAR ALLIANCE GOLD

Air Canada hat gerade eine Status Challenge laufen. Mit 18 500 Meilen in drei Monaten gibt es den Star Alliance Gold Status bis Februar 2019 ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Southwest Thanksgiving Fare Sale, One-Way Flights Starting From $39

Southwest has a Thanksgiving fare sale with prices starting at low as $39 one-way. You’ll find the lowest price on one route, but there’s more... Read More

Miles To Memories
Fast Track Offer: Keep Marriott Gold Elite Status Through February 2019

New targeted offer to fast track Marriott's Gold Elite Status renewal with only 32 total nights instead of 50. The status would be good through February 2019. Read More

One Mile at a Time
Should You Convert Hotel Points Into Avios With A 35% Bonus?

Between September 22 and October 31, 2017, British Airways Executive Club is offering a 35% bonus when you convert select hotel points into Avios. The... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Introduction: Los Angeles to Rome via Argentina and Spain on SkyTeam

It’s time for my next trip report, a short one that will detail my trip to Italy last month. Let’s just say I took the scenic route… An ambitious goal... Read More

Running with Miles
How to Change or Cancel a US Bank Altitude Travel Reward

Did you book a flight reward with your US Bank Altitude Reserve points and need to change it? Find out how to change or cancel within 24 hours and what it will cost. The... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Mini-Review: Virgin America First Class Los Angeles To Chicago

I reviewed Virgin America's first class product between Newark and Los Angeles a few months ago, so I'll keep this review shorter, as I just want to touch on a few... Read More

The Gate
Your Chance to Win a Trip to Anywhere In The World United Airlines Flies

In celebration of the release of its latest official safety video, you could be one of five winners of a trip for two people to anywhere in the world United Airlines... Read More

View from the Wing
Falling Airfares Mean Fewer Miles, Harder to Earn Elite Status

More or less the only dimension along which US airlines compete is fares. Their products are otherwise extremely similar. Delta is a little more reliable. United has a... Read More

Travel With Grant
Best Places to Eat on Oahu: Part 2

As I mentioned in Part 1, on my most recent trip to Hawaii, I was curious to see if there had been any additions or changes to the local coffee scene. After all, it has... Read More

God Save The Points
A New York Airport Is Opening A Sushi Bar With Fish Directly Flown In From Japan…

If like Jiro Ono you spend your evenings dreaming of sushi, you’ll now have a preferred New York airport. Combining the delights of fresh fish, famous markets and... Read More

Deals We Like
An Increased Sign Up Offer for the Amex Blue Cash Credit Cards

Both the Blue Cash Everyday® Card from American Express and the Blue Cash Preferred® Card from American Express just announced increased sign up... Read More

Miles To Memories
New Targeted eBay Bucks Offer For Buyers and Sellers

eBay has an eBay Bucks offer available for buyers and sellers. You can earn 8% on all items you buy or sell. Check to see if you're eligible. Read More

One Mile at a Time
New Sign-Up Bonuses On The Two Amex Blue Cash Cards

The Blue Cash Preferred® Card from American Express and Blue Cash Everyday® Card from American Express are two of Amex's most compelling... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Deal Alert Fares From $39 Over Thanksgiving!

If you are looking to book your Thanksgiving travel, you may want to take a look at this sale where you can score flights from only $39 around Thanksgiving. You need to... Read More

Mommy Points
Losing Yourself (and Travel) to Life

When people talk about binge-watching Netflix shows I can’t relate. I don’t even have my own shows that I watch, not to mention no concept of how you can... Read More

Points With a Crew
Frontier Airlines continues expansion with 10 new routes and low $39 one-way fare

Continuing its blockbuster expansion plan announced in July which included 21 cities and 85 routes, Frontier Airlines announced ten new routes this week. Read More

Alaska Airlines New Orleans San Francisco Flights

Alaska Airlines has been through a few ups and downs recently. The airline faces a pilot shortage (much like many carriers will soon face). This has led the airline to... Read More

Like Delta, United to implement bump auctions

Starting in October, when you check in for your United flight online or at a kiosk, you might be asked how much you’d be willing to take to give up your seat.... Read More

Running with Miles
Traveling for Thanksgiving? Check Out This Special Southwest Sale and Save!

Traveling for Thanksgiving? Then you need to check out this Southwest sale with some great deals from $39 for city pairs all across the US. Plus, remember their great... Read More

Travel Codex
The Hub: Routes and Fleet for Air France

Air France is one of the largest airlines in the world. It is part of the Air France – KLM group and was a founding member of SkyTeam. Its primary hub is Paris... Read More

Miles To Memories
Authorized User Offer for Amex Platinum Card is Back, Earn up to 20K MR Points

American Express has brought back a generous offer for adding Authorized Users on the personal Platinum card. You cna earn as much as 20K MR points. Read More

Will Run For Miles
Flight Review: BA 172 New York JFK – London LHR

A trans-Atlantic Flight in World Traveler Plus class. The post Flight Review: BA 172 New York JFK – London LHR appeared first on Will Run For Miles. Read More

Michael W Travels
Enter For A Chance To Win A Lufthansa First Class Duck

Lufthansa First Class Ducks are highly collectible yet hard to come by since you can only get one at the First Class Lounge & Terminal. You could also purchase them... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Great Deal: Buy A $100 iTunes Gift Card For $85

While I'm not someone who does a lot of shopping (well, assuming we don't include flight and hotel shopping), there are a few companies where I'm always looking out for... Read More

View from the Wing
Marriott Hotel Offering Amnesty for 100 Years Stuff Stolen From Guest Rooms

Different hotels and chains take a variety of different views on what it's alright for guests to 'steal' from their rooms. Hyatt wants you to take their toiletries (but... Read More

WOW Air Adds Dallas Ft. Worth

WOW Air is one of two carriers based in the island country of Iceland. They are a young carrier, but they have had the most rapid transAtlantic expansion of any carrier... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
A month at sea: Incredible timelapse video

Find 10 minutes today to take a break and watch this video of crossing from the Red Sea to Hong Kong on a container ship. It is stunning. The post A month at sea:... Read More

Renés Points
Delta testing new OPT-OUT Comfort Plus Middle seat “upgrade” choice! #KeepClimbing!

Delta testing new OPT-OUT Comfort Plus Middle seat "upgrade" choice! #KeepClimbing! Continue reading → The post Delta testing new OPT-OUT Comfort Plus Middle seat... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Introduction: LAX-ORD-JFK-LAX

It's not often that I take domestic trips for the purposes of reviews, though this one was an exception. On Wednesday and Thursday I spent about 30 hours flying what... Read More

Mommy Points
Free Marriott Reward Points Really Do Add Up Quickly

Marriott Rewards has really been ramping up their social media game when it comes to opportunities to earn Marriott points for engaging with them on Twitter, Instagram,... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
LAX to Hong Kong $385-$443 AA, DL, UA Jan-Mar 2018

Fare war happening for Los Angeles LAX to Hong Kong with American Airlines nonstop flights from $428, United one-stop flights at $435 on and $385 through... Read More

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