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Review: Goldener Hirsch Salzburg – The Luxury Collection

Review einer Suite im Hotel Goldener Hirsch in Salzburg. Eines meiner Lieblingshotels weltweit ... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Farewell: Cathay Pacific Just Flew its Passenger 747 for the Last Time

About a month ago, I wrote about Cathay Pacific retiring its 747 from passenger service in early October. It’s personally a very sentimental moment in... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
2 More New Amex Hotel Offers For You!

Yesterday there were several new American Express Offers for You loaded into my account. This morning, I checked again and these 2 new hotel Amex Offers were in my... Read More

What’s the deal with Alaska Virgin America?

An announcement by Alaska Airlines and Virgin America Airlines about the extending timing of their proposed merger has some observers wondering whether the deal might... Read More

View from the Wing
Hilton Just Revealed Hotels that Will Cost More Points (and Less) Starting October 12

Since Hilton's award chart changes in 2013, there haven't been huge additional changes. Hilton decided to alter the way they made changes to how they re-assign hotels to... Read More

Mommy Points
Pampers Diapers on Sale Via Amazon

In what I’m sure will win the “most boring post on a Saturday morning” award, I wanted to share that Amazon currently has Pampers diapers available... Read More

Heels First Travel
5 Tips for Traveling With Family (As Adults)

A year ago my dad and I took our first international trip together. Hopefully there will be many more, but if not, this trip was amazing enough for a lifetime. I... Read More

Rene's Points
“Rolling” SWAG Saturday returns – Signed Wright Brothers Print by Atlanta-based artist Alexi Torres from Delta Sky Club

If you happen to have missed it I had the pleasure of being at the opening night festivities for the stunning new Delta B Sky Club. It really is one of the most unique... Read More

View from the Wing
Doha Airport Has a Theme Song and Music Video — But It Doesn’t Come Close to Munich’s

Doha's still-new Hamad International Airport is over the top in many ways. For instance there's the giant Teddy Bear sculpture. It’s made out of bronze, is 23... Read More

Ranking the Credit Card Portfolios of Each Canadian Financial Institutions (updated October 1, 2016)

A reader asked me last time, what the purpose was of this ranking. Basically, you do what you want with the list, take it for what it is. As a consumer, this list can... Read More

One Mile at a Time
A New Credit Card Will Offer 3% Cashback On All Purchases!

There's a new startup in the credit card space, called Zero, that many people should be excited about. To cut to the chase, in early 2017 we'll see a credit card that... Read More

Why Are You Afraid of Flying?

Do You Have a Fear of Flying? A couple of days ago, I was talking about travels with someone I met.  He said he doesn’t like to travel because he’s... Read More

Frequent Miler
Amex to answer the Sapphire Reserve, in-store bonus miles, and a guide to eBay’s gift card rules

Welcome to the Frequent Miler Week In Review series. Every Saturday we recap what you might have missed from around the web. Enjoy! This Week Around the Web Rumor:... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Accor eröffnet jetzt Jugendherbergen? – JO&JOE

Accor kreiert eine neue Hotelmarke. Jo&Joe soll eine Mischung aus Hotel, Hostel und Airbnb werden ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Oman Air BUSINESS Mailand – Singapur (Return): 1143 Euro

Wieder mal ein interessantes Oman Air Business Ticket. Jetzt von Mailand nach Singapur ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Oman Air BUSINESS Mailand – Singapur (Return): 1143 Euro

Wieder mal ein interessantes Oman Air Business Ticket. Jetzt von Mailand nach Singapur ... Read More

Впечатление: Aeromexico, E-190, бизнес-класс, Санто-Доминго – Мехико

Aeromexico AM655 Санто-Доминго (SDQ) – Мехико... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Why United Airlines Stopped Serving Alcohol in Newark United Clubs

United Clubs are known for relaxation, free snacks and of course complimentary beer, wine, and spirits that is except at Newark, where the airline had to shut down... Read More

The Gate
Eclectic New JO&JOE Hospitality Brand Introduced by AccorHotels

The eclectic new JO&JOE hospitality brand introduced by AccorHotels through this official announcement from AccorHotels will supposedly revolutionize — and... Read More

Michael W Travels
Real Housewives Star Says She Was Kicked Off Hawaiian Airlines Flight

I can’t say that I’ve ever watched the Real Housewives but one of the show’s stars claims that she was recently kicked off of a Hawaiian Airlines... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Chicago Taxi Industry Says City Unfairly Favoring Uber & Lyft – Federal Appeals Court to Decide

Taxi revenue is apparently down 45-50% in Chicago since Uber and Lyft began operating and the services currently have an estimated 90K drivers compared to 6.8K taxis.... Read More

View from the Wing
Amazing Award Availability: Use Delta Miles to Take the Whole Family to Asia

Delta is moving its Minneapolis - Tokyo Narita flight over to Tokyo Haneda airport at the end of October and award availability is amazing. Most days there are 9 or more... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Are These The Best Delta Credit Card Sign-Up Bonuses Ever?

Delta has recently launched two great new offers for their co-branded offers, and with these you can easily earn a whopping 120,000 bonus SkyMiles! The Gold Delta... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Accor Smart Explorer Daily Game to Win 10,000 Points and More

Accor has launched daily game Smart Explorer for chances to win daily prizes of 10,000 points and and grand prizes of 200,000 points. You can… The post Accor... Read More

Miles To Memories
Another Amex Clawback Excuse, Bulk Fares & Mileage, Missing a Chase Payment & More!

A roundup of the best posts and deals including getting a late payment credit, a new Visa/MC gift card deal and Amex's continued battle to clawback points. Read More

The Gate
Another Famous Delicatessen Slated to Close

I received an e-mail message earlier today from Kathy Kass of Will Run For Miles which alerted me to this article that she wrote today pertaining to the announcement of... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Text to Land: Air Traffic Control is Shifting to Text Messaging

I am often fascinated by the behind-the-scenes in aviation and flight operations. As a kid, I would tune in to Channel 9 on United flights, where you could hear the... Read More