View from the Wing
Free Domestic Lounge Access for United Gold Elites and Higher

One of the great secrets frequent flyers know is that Star Alliance Gold members get access to lounges operated by Star Alliance member airlines when departing on a Star... Read More

TravelUpdate
Do You Think €59 Is A Good Price For An Upgrade To Business Class?

The €59 upgrade offer at check in. It certainly is an eye catching number which deserves some consideration, especially for someone like me who enjoys flying up the... Read More

Mommy Points
Increased Amex Platinum Sign-Up Bonus and New Benefits Live!

It’s March 30th, and that means the changes we knew were coming for the personal Amex Platinum cards have arrived. Some of the changes are good, and some... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Richard Branson Wants Alaska Airlines To Pay Him Licensing Fees Until 2040

While Alaska's takeover of Virgin America was finalized late last year, they only outlined the future of the brand last week. Alaska wanted to take time to decide... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
SWISS Summer Business Class Sale Starts Today!

Swiss has started their Summer Business Class sale from the USA to Europe. Best deals seem to be weekdays from the east coast..... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Sheraton Zagreb – Executive Suite

Ein Wasserrohrbruch hat mich aus meiner SPG Platinum Suite nun in eine Executive Suite gebracht. Dann mal ein schneller Review einer Executive Suite im Sheraton Zagreb... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Boston to Spain and Portugal $390-$430 all alliances May, August

Big sale from Boston to many cities across Spain and Portugal with all three alliances. SkyTeam member Air Europe has lowest fares, with nonstop flights to Madrid.... Read More

TravelSkills
Full-on fare war: Atlanta-Boston $80 economy, $335 first

Today JetBlue launched new nonstops between Atlanta and Boston, sparking one of the craziest fare wars I’ve seen to date- even in first class. As of today,... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
LUFTHANSA Gets Its 3rd A350

Lufthansa receives its third A350, setting the stage for Mumbai to be the next destination to see her later this month Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
60k Points Offer Amex Platinum Card

American Express is out with a new increased offer on The Platinum Card® from American Express where you can earn 60,000 Membership Rewards®... Read More

Miles To Memories
WARNING: Too Good to be True Amazon Pricing, Possible Scam Accounts & How to Protect Yourself

Thousands of new accounts on Amazon are selling items at way below market prices. Are these accounts legitimate and how can you protect yourself from a possible scam? Read More

The Gate
Earn 1,000 Bonus SkyMiles With Each New Participating Partner You Use

You can earn 1,000 bonus SkyMiles with each new participating partner you use through Friday, June 30, 2017 when you register for this offer with your SkyMiles... Read More

One Mile at a Time
How To Request A Metal Amex Platinum Card

Earlier I wrote about how The Platinum Card® from American Express has been refreshed, including a new 60,000 point sign-up bonus upon completing minimum spend. One... Read More

Running with Miles
Amex App Update Now Lets You Send Referrals

With the latest Amex app update, you can now send referrals to friends and family with a simple step. Great way to get points even quicker with referrals! The post Amex... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Psychodelische TWA Werbung 1971 (Video)

TWA hat schon steile Werbung gemacht! Psychodelischer geht schon gar nicht mehr! 70er Jahre in Reinkultur ... Read More

Deals We Like
Last Days to Transfer Hotel Points for Southwest Companion Pass

This is a quick reminder that TOMORROW is the last day to transfer your hotel points to Southwest to count towards the Southwest Airlines Companion Pass.... Read More

Points With a Crew
Earn an EXTRA 5x miles on select United flights

Check your account and see if you are targeted with an extra 5x miles on your next United flight. Read More

View from the Wing
Amex Increases Platinum Card Signup Bonus By 50%, Adds New Card Benefits

American Express will now let you earn 60,000 Membership Rewards points after $5,000 in purchases in your first 3 months of cardmembership -- this publicly available... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
Qatar Airways Business Class Moskau nach Ho Chi Minh Stadt für 1017€

Qatar Airways hat aktuell wieder Partnerangebote in der Business Class geladen. Für die Strecke von Moskau nach Ho Chi Minh Stadt in Vietnam ruft man 1017€ pro... Read More

TravelUpdate
Flight Review: Swissair Business Class GVA to ZRH

Following a very successful skiing holiday in the Alps, I was booked to return to London in SwissAir’s short-haul Business Class. My itinerary was as follows:... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Big New 60K Point Sign-Up Bonus On The Amex Platinum Card

The Platinum Card® from American Express is being relaunched today with several changes, and one of those is a big new sign-up bonus. The Amex Platinum Card is now... Read More

Road Warriorette
Clean the World: Using used hotel soap to save lives

While staying at hotels you have to wash your hands at some point, and unless you are washing your hands every three minutes you won’t use the entire bar of soap.... Read More

The Gate
Double World of Hyatt Points — Just For You Being You

You’re good enough, you’re smart enough, and doggone it, World of Hyatt likes you — so much so that you can earn double World of Hyatt frequent guest... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Westjet Rewards Can Now Be Redeemed on Delta… BUT

Yesterday, I mentioned that you are now able to use Delta Skymiles on most Westjet flights. Additional Reading: Delta Skymiles now Redeemable on Westjet It looks like... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Audi Is Acquiring Silvercar, My Favorite Car Rental Company

I’ve written extensively about Silvercar, which is my favorite car rental company. While I've historically dreaded renting cars due to how dated the technology and... Read More

Points With a Crew
Card Madness Semifinal #1 – #9 Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express vs. #13 Chase Freedom

It's time for the next round of Card Madness and we need YOUR vote. Will it be the Chase Freedom or the Amex SPG card? Vote for free in 10 seconds and make your voice... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Delta Promo: 1,000 Bonus Miles For Each New Partner Activity

Delta has a fun promotion offering 1,000 bonus miles for each new SkyMiles partner you earn miles with between March 24 and June 30, 2017. Those dates are based on the... Read More

Miles To Memories
New Amex Platinum Benefits Kick In, Use Your March Uber Credit And Get Your Metal Card

The new enhancements are now available and ready to use. There's also an new increased public bonus. Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Qatar Airways works its way around the electronics ban… by providing its own laptops

With airlines forced to respond due to the large item electronics ban, Qatar Airways is to offer loan laptops aboard their Qatar to USA services. Qatar Airways Loan... Read More

Points From The Pacific
Qantas Offering Double Points On All Routes

Qantas are currently offering a double points promotion on all routes and all cabins. This is the second major promotion they’ve run this year, the first... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Who Did SAS Sell the LHR Slots to (for $75MN)?

SAS just sold two of its London Heathrow slots to an unspecified buyer for $75,000,000. Under the deal, SAS will have use of the gates for up to three years. SAS... Read More

TravelSkills
First look deep inside a Delta 747-400 [PHOTOS]

This week Delta opened a fantastic new exhibit near runways at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The new “747 Experience” at the Delta... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
My favorite rental car agency was just purchased!

Big news in car rentals! My favorite rental car agency was just bought and you will never guess who bought them! The post My favorite rental car agency was just... Read More

Deals We Like
Bonus Points for Spending More on Your Credit Card

From time to time, some credit cards will send out offers (possibly targeted) to their card members to get them to spend more on their particular card. With these... Read More

Jetsetter's Homestead
Flaming Tumbleweeds and Flying Trampolines: Texas Severe Weather

If you are traveling to Texas or the South (yes, they are different but that’s for another post) during tornado season in the early Spring, you’ll want to be... Read More

Michael W Travels
Powdery Cooking Materials Cause Scare at LaGuardia Airport

A man caused quite the scare at LaGuardia Airport on Wednesday, March 29 while going through security. A few bags filled with a “white powdery substance”... Read More