One Mile at a Time
American Drops Dress Code For Non-Revenue Passengers

Some of you may remember United's first big viral story of the year, which revolved around a United non-rev being denied boarding for wearing leggings on a flight. For... Read More

Points With a Crew
The best sites for searching oneworld alliance award availability

American Airlines may be the most popular oneworld carrier, but is NOT the best way to search oneworld availability. The best site to search oneworld award... Read More

Mommy Points
Big Changes Coming to the Hyatt Best Rate Guarantee Policy

Most of the major hotel programs have a Best Rate Offer Guarantee of some sort that essentially exists to encourage you to book directly with the hotel itself instead of... Read More

Muslim Travel Girl
Fasten Your Seatbelt – New British Airways Safety video with Comic Relief

I just watched this cute British Airways and Comic Relief safety video, if you haven’t seen it yet watch it below, or wait until you board a British Airways flight... Read More

View from the Wing
Hyatt Revamps Its Best Rate Guarantee As It Prepares For War With Expedia

All the major hotel chains are working hard to get you to 'book direct' with them. It's not really working overall, since they don't appear to be eating into the share... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Air France lança nova cia aérea para Jovens

A que ponto chegamos, a Air France está lançando hoje uma cia aérea majoritariamente para jovens. É basicamente uma lowcost com trend... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hyatt Devalues Their Best Rate Guarantee

The major hotel chains put a lot of effort into getting you to book directly with them rather than through online travel agencies like Orbitz, Expedia, etc. That’s... Read More

Miles To Memories
Roundup of Bank Bonuses; BMO Harris $200, First Tennessee $300, KeyBank $200, HarborOne $500 and More

Here’s a round up of bank bonuses that I came across over the last few days that many of you might find valuable. Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Etihad shutters Swiss branding, cashes out on Darwin

Etihad unloaded one of its European airline investments and it may not have been a total debacle, though terms were not disclosed. Can Darwin now grow with its new... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Changes to Hyatt’s Best Rate Guarantee Program

Hyatt has announced they are making some changes to their Best Rate Guarantee program which will become effective as of Monday, July 31. With this change, if a guest... Read More

Review: OBB Railjet First Class Lounge

Background: Having a First Class or Business Class ticket on Railjet gets you into the OBB Lounges! There are currently 7 lounges: Vienna Central Station, Vienna... Read More

SLS Las Vegas: Not LA Cool

When I think of the SLS brand, I think of the hip one in Los Angeles. That is not the case for the one in Vegas. This hotel is lodging for those coming for... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Caution: Bring Plenty of Cash to Thailand or Face Detention & Deportation

A rather alarming story for someone like me who enjoys going to Thailand but hates carrying cash: some western tourists are being refused entry or even detained for not... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Air France’s New (Delusional?) Airline, Joon

Last year Air France first announced their intentions to launch a low cost carrier, assuming they could get their unions onboard with it (which was the biggest... Read More

Monkey Miles
How just 13000 Amex Points could put you 1st Class

You'd spend just 13k points to slide into First Class, right? The post How just 13000 Amex Points could put you 1st Class appeared first on Monkey Miles. Read More

Airlines: Are watery welcomes drying up?

Instead of rolling out a red carpet to welcome a new or special flight, airports frequently greet planes with blasts of water from their fire trucks. These are... Read More

Travel Codex
40% Membership Rewards Bonus on Transfers to Avios

American Express is offering a temporary 40% bonus on Membership Rewards transfers to British Airways and Iberia. The Membership Rewards bonus of 40%  is good... Read More

Voyage Avance
Fifth Freedom Flights : EVA Air(BR)

Today I will explain the fifth freedom flights of EVA A... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Gute Qatar Business Preise ab Prag! Kapstadt Return: 1400 Euro

Qatar Airways hat für die neue Verbindung nach Prag echt nette Preise geladen. Da ist vielleicht eine spannende Tour mit dabei ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Etihad Increases The Cost Of Onboard Wifi

The Gulf carriers are under a lot of financial pressure from their respective governments, and have been doing significant cost cutting lately. I'd say that Etihad has... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
A Dishonest Smear in the Fight Over Gulf Subsidies

Earlier this month, Delta released a “documentary” attacking the Gulf Carriers. I didn’t even write about it because it represents... Read More

American Airlines Premium Economy Guide

American Airlines was the first airline in the US to roll out a premium economy product on their international fleet. The airline has launched the product on their... Read More

InterContinental Marseille: A Timeless Hotel

The IC Marseille is a beautiful hotel that sits on a perch overlooking the Vieux Port. It's like something from a movie. Indeed, it is featured in the TV series... Read More

View from the Wing
American Crew Successfully Brings Bullets Through Security and Why You’re Wrong About Milan

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

Travel & Leisure’s Best Hawaii Hotel 2017

The Travel & Leisure 2017 100 Best Hotels in the World list is out.  And in it, there’s only one Hawaii hotel, meaning it is the best Hawaii hotel... Read More

Points With a Crew
Presto change-o *poof* – I’ve created award space

Usually we talk about award space "magically" disappearing. But find out how this Hyatt agent actually waved his magic wand and made some award space REAPPEAR! Read More

One Mile at a Time
Primera Air Is Launching Low Cost Transatlantic Flights In 2018

It's official. We're living in a time where airlines you've never heard of are giving the airlines we're all loyal to a run for their money. Well, if you ask the US3,... Read More

Miles To Memories
Bank of America Amtrak Card has an Increased 30K Signup Bonus

Bank of America Amtrak Guest Rewards World Mastercard has an increased signup bonus available that will give you 50% more points than the usual bonus. Read More

Renés Points
Delta Air Lines Los Angeles LAX Terminal 2 – T2 Sky Club Review

Delta Air Lines Los Angeles LAX Terminal 2 - T2 Sky Club Review Continue reading → The post Delta Air Lines Los Angeles LAX Terminal 2 – T2 Sky Club Review... Read More

The Military Frequent Flyer
Hotel Review: Budapest’s Boscolo Hotel

While it would be great to stay in the fictional Grand Budapest Hotel, I had to settle for a close second with a stay at the Boscolo Hotel in downtown Budapest. ... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: British Airways First Lounge Heathrow T5

One of my favorite benefits of Oneworld Emerald status is access to first class lounges when traveling internationally. These lounges aren’t always all that great,... Read More

Points From The Pacific
Etihad, Why Did You Have To Change Your Wifi Plans?

It’s no secret, I love Etihad. I’ve flown them at least 30 times now and each flight has been great. Overall as an airline, they perform well but lately... Read More

Wild About Travel
How Big is that Island? The World’s Top 25 islands mapped.

I love gazing at maps. This map of the world’s 25 largest island nations and territories hooked me in. Seeing the actual sizes to scale makes you realise how... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Norwegian Will Offer Free Flights And Upgrades To Frequent Flyers

Norwegian is back at it again, but not with a new route this time. 😉 While the general trend in the industry is going toward decreasing loyalty program returns,... Read More

Deals We Like
Have the Southwest Companion Pass? Get JetBlue Mosaic Status!

Last week, JetBlue came out with a great status match/status challenge opportunity. If you have a specific status with another airline, you can get matched to JetBlue... Read More

View from the Wing
Man Pounds on Cockpit Door Cancelling Flight. He’s Not Arrested, Goes Berserk in Terminal

On Monday evening 46 year old Aussie Gregory Butler reportedly pounded on the cockpit door of an AirAsia flight AK371 at 9:20pm from Bali to Kuala Lumpur claiming that... Read More