Heels First Travel
Get Free Admission to National Parks Friday, August 25

To celebrate their 101th Birthday, on Friday, August 25 the National Park Service is waiving the entrance fees to the 117 parks that charge admission,... Read More

From Morocco to Madrid: A Picture Preview of Spain

Man am I glad to be out of Morocco. Spain is much more my speed. Here’s a picture preview of what I did in Madrid during the quick two nights I was there. The post... Read More

Mike a Bordo
Sorpresas en Mi Primera Vez en Nueva Zelanda

En mis viajes alrededor del mundo simplemente nunca había podido acomodar Nueva Zelanda en mi itinerario, algo que en verdad me daba pesar no conocer. Tengo... Read More

Iao Valley State Monument Temporarily Reopens

Last year torrential rains caused devastating floods on the Valley Isle and closed one of its most iconic attractions.  But now the Iao Valley State Monument... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Next Trip: Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Europa, and Alitalia!

Some trips I book months in advance, some trips I book the day before. This is one of those trips that I have been looking forward to for months. While it may not be... Read More

God Save The Points
A Practical Guide To Arriving, Transiting And Departing New York’s JFK International Airport…

Successfully transiting an airport is all about channeling your inner Jason Bourne, knowing every way in and out – and how long it will take. But we’ve got a... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
New Starwood Bonus Offer; Did You Get It?

Starwood has a targeted Member Exclusive Bonus offer out right now. I stay with SPG weekly but, unfortunately I wasn’t targeted for this one; were you? You can... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Delta’s New Tumi Amenity Kits Can Be Monogrammed

For years Delta has had a partnership with Tumi for their amenity kits, which I think is great. The Tumi kits are high quality, and include Tumi eyeshades, a pen, etc.... Read More

View from the Wing
WOW: Every Mid-Sized City In America is Getting a Flight to Europe

For Wow Air Airbus' long range narrowbodies are a key tool as well. They've just announced 4 dots to their own route map with Airbus A321 aircraft. Everyone except... Read More

Deals We Like
WOW Air Expanding to 4 New Midwest Cities!

The Iceland based low-cost carrier, WOW Air, is expanding their service big time. In 2018, WOW Air will start flying from 5 new cities throughout the US, including:... Read More

Points With a Crew
WOW! WOW Air adds 4 routes in huge US expansion

WOW Air is at it again! The Icelandic budget carrier is launching new service to 4 new US cities; fares start at an insanely low $99 one-way from the U.S. Read More

Travel Codex
Review: SAS Lounge Copenhagen

For an airline with a smaller footprint, the SAS Lounges for premium cabin passengers and Star Alliance Gold members aren’t bad. The lounges are simple yet warm... Read More

One Mile at a Time
WOW Air Announces Huge Midwest Expansion

Yesterday Icelandair announced that they'll be adding flights to Cleveland as of May 2018. As I mentioned in the post, Icelandair and WOW Air are both based in Iceland,... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
United LAX to Salzburg $421, SFO to Vienna $431 Sep-Oct 2017

United and Star Alliance partner airlines still have some routes to Vienna and Salzburg, Austria on sale at $421 round trip from Los Angeles and $432 San Francisco for... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Animal Interactions And Excursions At Volunteer Southern Africa

In my previous post about my experience with Volunteer Southern Africa’s Living with Big Cats Program, I went through everyday life and volunteer activities.... Read More

Pizza in Motion
4 New Cities Get Really Cheap Flights To Europe On Sale Starting Today!

Don't live in a bit city? Looking for cheap flights to Europe? Low-cost carriers continue to expand, maybe to a city near you. The post 4 New Cities Get Really Cheap... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
US Expands Travel Warning for Mexico to Cancun and Los Cabos

The United States Department of State has expanded their travel warning for Americans traveling to Mexico to now include two new states Quintana Roo and Baja California... Read More

Points With a Crew
Icelandair announces its 13th US destination

Icelandair has just announced service to a 13th destination in the United States. While they are a low cost carrier, they do still offer some services on their flights,... Read More

What were Business Class airline meals like back in 2008?

Cast your eye back to 2008, a full nine years ago. The global financial crisis was in full swing and here in Ireland businesses were closing and people were beginning to... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Watch the Five-Part Star Alliance Miniseries

Star Alliance is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. To commemorate this emerald occasion, it created a five-part miniseries to showcase unique culture from the... Read More

View from the Wing
Short Haul Flying is Down 30% Costing Airlines $3 Billion a Year

Even as air travel in the U.S. has grown 30% since 2000, flying under 500 miles has declined by about 30%. That’s a shocking figure. One major factor seems to be... Read More

Renés Points
My “perfect” Charleston SC Eclipse trip 2017 – What a great use of points!

My "perfect" Charleston SC Eclipse trip 2017 - What a great use of points! Continue reading → The post My “perfect” Charleston SC Eclipse trip 2017... Read More

One Mile at a Time
How Many Baby Cribs Should A Hotel Have?

My wife and I have been bringing our kids along on our worldly adventures from just about the moment they were born. In fact, given the ages of our kids -- currently 6,... Read More

Travel Codex
Taking the Free Singapore Tour from Changi Airport

Trip Report Series Self-Connecting to an International Flight: Lessons Learned Review: Singapore Airlines Economy Class, San Francisco – Singapore (via Hong Kong)... Read More

Frequent Miler
How I messed up my 75K application (BOA 5 card limit?)

Every now and then, in my pursuit of points and miles and/or great deals, I mess up.  And, usually there’s a lesson or two to be learned.  That’s... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Kein kostenloses Rasierservice in der Etihad Arrivals Lounge mehr

Etihad spart und spart und spart. Jetzt gibt es in der Arrival Lounge in Abu Dhabi kein kostenloses Rasierservice mehr ... Read More

Review: American Airlines Business Class Airbus A330 (alte US Airways)

Manche Maschinen bin ich schon einige Male geflogen und irgendwie ist das Review untergegangen. Bei diesem dachte ich auch ich hätte es mal geschrieben, habe ich... Read More

The Gate
Photographs of the Total Eclipse of the Sun

“Wooowww” is all I could manage to mutter in astonishment — like a little boy full of wonder who has discovered something new and awesome. I cannot... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Turkish Airlines Business St. Petersburg – China (Return): 750 Euro

Wirklich ein netter Preis. Um 750 Euro fliegt man in der Business von St. Petersburg an einige China Destinationen ... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Ponto Frio está dando 8 pontos por real no Multiplus

O Ponto Frio inicia daqui a pouco sua promoção chamada de Multiplus Day, em que irá conceder 8 pontos por real gasto. Essa promoção... Read More

Jetsetter's Homestead
The Great American Eclipse: A Day Late, A Dollar Short in Fort Worth

A day late, a dollar short - musings on the Great American Eclipse from Fort Worth in 1979, 2017, and 2024 from Jetsetters Homestead. The post The Great American... Read More

Ultima Llamada
AMEX Membership Rewards: Obtiene 25% Más de Puntos en Todas tus Compras + 25% de Avios Extra en Transferencias a Iberia Plus

American Express está ofreciendo un 25% de puntos Membership Rewards extra por todas tus compras, y un 25% extra de Avios en transferencias a tu tarjeta Iberia... Read More

Michael W Travels
Sleepy Sundays in Tonga, A Visit To Pangaimotu Island

The Michael W Travels family is currently on a 5 Week Trip Around the Pacific. The first stop of on our journey was to the Kingdom on Tonga. Our first full day on the... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Drop’s Drop, Jiuzhaigou’s Falls, Trash Island

On my mind: My first only prior visit to Taiwan… The post Drop’s Drop, Jiuzhaigou’s Falls, Trash Island appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai. Read More

Frequent Miler
Did you get an SPG bonus offer?

Starwood is out with a variety of targeted member-exclusive bonus offers for extra points or even free nights with paid stays. There are a wide range of offers –... Read More

View from the Wing
The Business Model of US Airlines is Broken

The business model of US airlines is broken. That may sound strange since US airlines made nearly $8 billion in the first half of 2017. But they're stagnating. They... Read More