View from the Wing
Jamie Dimon Says New Sapphire Reserve Card Cut Profits By Up to $300 Million, More Good Cards Coming

Don’t worry about the bottom-line effects on Chase from all of these signup bonuses, however: "JPMorgan is expected to post about $5 billion in profit this... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Breaking: DOJ Approves Alaska & Virgin America Merger, But At A Cost…

Well, it's finally happening, after a very long delay. Bloomberg is reporting that Alaska Airlines has won U.S. antitrust approval for their acquisition of Virgin... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Today Only: 15 American Airlines AAdvantage Miles Per Dollar From Certain Stores

Folks who don't travel for a living need to maximize all the other paths to earn miles, especially if they want to earn enough points/miles to travel with their family. ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Virgin America First Class Fare Sale For The Holidays

A few weeks ago Virgin America had a sale offering 50% off First Class & Main Cabin Select fares for travel over Thanksgiving, which was a great opportunity for... Read More

Monkey Miles
What’s it like eating at Sukiyabashi Jiro: Where “Jiro Dreams of Sushi” was filmed?

What’s it like eating at Sukiyabashi Jiro: Where “Jiro Dreams of Sushi” was filmed? Last year I was able to take an incredible trip around the world.... Read More

Will Run For Miles
JetBlue Sale – Flights to Caribbean, Bermuda & Mexico Starting at $30

Day 2 of JetBlue's 12 Days of Hot Deals - Flights to the Caribbean, Bermuda and Mexico are on sale! The post JetBlue Sale – Flights to Caribbean, Bermuda &... Read More

TravelSkills
More airport-to-city rail links in trouble?

Last week, we reported that the Bay Area Rapid Transit System’s new line to Oakland International Airport is losing money due to competition from ride-sharing... Read More

Deals We Like
JetBlue Flights to the Caribbean, Mexico, and Bermuda Starting at $30!

Today’s JetBlue deal includes flights to the Caribbean, Mexico, and Bermuda starting at $30 one way! These are for very specific flights on particular days, so... Read More

Running with Miles
JetBlue’s Deal for Today – The Caribbean from $30

JetBlue's deal for today is flights to and in the Caribbean from $30 one way. Like yesterday, these are available only for certain dates but are a steal! The post... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
United Up To 100% Bonus Miles

There is a United offering for a bonus of up to 100% miles when you purchase miles through December 19, 2016. You will need to log into your... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Everything You Need To Know About Marriott Hotel + Air Packages

While Marriott's takeover of Starwood is officially complete, they're continuing to run individual loyalty programs for the time being. However, since the day the... Read More

Points With a Crew
Top travel credit cards updated for December 2016

I've updated my list of the Top 12 credit cards for December. Most of the top cards remain the same, but there are 2 new additions to the list Read More

The Travel Sisters
51 Holiday Gift Ideas for Travelers

Still stuck on what to get the traveler in your life?  Check out our 2016 holiday travel gift guide!  From fun to functional, we rounded up some great... Read More

One Mile at a Time
A Look At South African Airways’ New Business Class

As I wrote about in September, struggling South African Airways is in the process of taking delivery of five A330-300 aircraft. That's a bit of a puzzling move, as their... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
New Aeroplan Fees Effective Today

Almost two months ago, Aeroplan announced a substantial change to their refund/change/cancellation fee structure. Previously, any change or cancellation whatsoever... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
LUFTHANSA Planning SPECIAL A350 Promo Flight With Special Events In Hamburg & Munich

Lufthansa is planning a special day with the A350, and it's open to anyone who is on the special flight. Read More

Angelina Travels
Earn Extra Miles Shopping Online with Barclaycard RewardsBoost

You can earn extra miles and points with almost every online purchase (I’m especially excited about now earning 3 JetBlue TrueBlue points per dollar on... Read More

Travel Codex
The Future of Travel: All Business Class Flights & Terminals

On this segment of The Future of Travel series (Part 1: End-toEnd Wi-Fi and Part 2: Flying Thinner, Longer Routes), I thought it would be interesting to look at... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Meet Other Frequent Travelers in DC!

Just a reminder that the DC Travel Meetup is next week on Monday, December 12th. Check out all the details below! —- Meet up with two of Boarding Area’s... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
LAX/SFO to Melbourne/Sydney $1,965 Cathay Pacific Premium Economy earns AAdvantage Gold elite

Deals I see today for Cathay Pacific Premium Economy are Los Angeles or San Francisco to Melbourne $1,965 or Sydney $1,975 round trip on dates January to March 2017. It... Read More

View from the Wing
Donald Trump Critizes the New Boeing Air Force One Deal. Will It Really Cost $4 Billion?

The federal government operates Boeing 747-200s as Air Force One. The first one was delivered in 1990. The 747-200 itself (in military configuration, a VC-25) was first... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
There’s gotta be a oneworld way – Lunch with RenePoints

There’s gotta be a oneworld way – Lunch with RenePoints In this epic: OTAs: I really hate them… To Heathrow, BA Galleries South BA485 Heathrow to... Read More

Miles To Memories
2 Additional Ways to Load the Very Lucrative Sam’s Club Amex Offer Even if it You Weren’t Initially Targeted!

The Sam's Club Amex Offer may be the offer of the year, but not everyone was targeted. Here are 2 more ways to possibly add this lucrative deal to your cards as... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Earn 15 AAdvantage Miles/ $1 Today!

Today only, you can score 15 AAdvantage Miles/ $1 at 15 stores via the American Airlines AAdvantage eShopping portal. Stores include Bose, New Balance, Nike,... Read More

Monkey Miles
Hey, What’s Up?! I’m Miles the Monkey!!

Miles says hello to new readers and celebrates being on BoardingArea.com The post Hey, What’s Up?! I’m Miles the Monkey!! appeared first on Monkey Miles. Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Review: Four Seasons Singapore

Singapore can be a frustrating market for hotels, at least as far as redeeming miles and points are concerned. Most chained hotels are in the $300/night range, a level... Read More

Deals We Like
Purchase United Miles with up to a 100% Bonus

United is offering a bonus of up to 100% miles when purchasing their miles for a limited time through December 19, 2016. This is a “Mystery”... Read More