Live from a Lounge
Counting my Airline Status Blessings (on a 50-hour economy class trip) !!!

Airline status is something that frequent fliers take for granted. Unless, it comes to your rescue 13 times in a quick overseas trip that lasted less than 4 days. Here... Read More

View from the Wing
Pilot Tells Passengers to Pray as Plane Shakes ‘Likes a Washing Machine’ and Returns to Australia

Air Asia X flight 237 from Perth, Australia to Kuala Lumpur took off shortly after its scheduled 6:50 a.m. departure time, made it out over the coast of Western... Read More

Rene's Points
How to divorce your Delta / Lyft App permissions (are the SkyMiles worth the data tracking)?

How to divorce your Delta / Lyft App permissions (are the SkyMiles worth the data tracking)? Continue reading → The post How to divorce your Delta / Lyft App... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Hilton Mexico City Airport Hotel

For shorter stays where I have had limited exposure to the facilities (this stay was less than 18 hours) I will keep my review brief. On this stay I tried to explore a... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Free Luggage from Lufthansa, Food Theme Park, HOT Flight Deal to Miami or Denver

Welcome to The Morning Shave.  We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and... Read More

Frequent Miler
Last Chance Deals: Big time sign up bonus changes…is now the time to act?

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some of the best ongoing deals around. This week, there are some big time... Read More

Pizza in Motion
A Bit More Info On Delta Early Valet, Loading Your Carry-On Bags For Free

I tracked down a bit more info on Delta Early Valet, a really cool service where they will load your carry-on bags in the overhead bin above your seat before you board.... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Video Review: St. Regis Abu Dhabi – Royal Suite

300 Quadratmeter zu groß? Nein, denke ich nicht! Video Review der St. Regis Abu Dhabi Royal Suite (Al Manhal Suite) als SPG Platinum Upgrade! Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Oneworld Business Hamburg – San Francisco (Return): 1280 Euro

Da scheint was nicht so ganz richtig zu laufen. Die OTA's haben ein wenig Schwierigkeiten mit diesem Tarif, uns freut es ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Star Alliance Business Amsterdam / Brüssel – Westküste (Return): 1475 Euro – Ostküste: 1350 Euro

Ein schöner Sommer-Sale für Star Alliance abgehend von Brüssel und Amsterdam. Jetzt noch im Sommer in die USA? Read More

The Gate
Your Chance to Win 300,000 AAdvantage Miles Plus $3,000 — or 30,000 AAdvantage Miles

As part of the celebration of 30 years of the Citi / AAdvantage credit card, a contest called the Citi “30 Years of Wow” has been created in which you have... Read More

Points From The Pacific
Hainan Airlines To Service Brisbane From Shenzhen In September

First of all, I want to apologise for the lack of posts the last few days. I’ve been away on a family holiday and there was a lack of internet which meant posts... Read More

Дайджест за неделю: 25 июня

Дайджест новостей и... Read More

Deals We Like
All Deals in One Spot!

Here is a compiled list with all of the currently active deals in the points and miles world! Make sure to scroll through to check on any offers expiring soon that... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Lufthansa A380 Premium Economy Los Angeles to Frankfurt

Last month I had the chance to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Frankfurt in Lufthansa’s Premium Economy product. I previewed the flights already, but here is... Read More

Frequent Miler
Let your miles take you to the beach

Welcome to Frequent Miler’s week in review around the web, where we recap some of the interesting and useful stories we stumbled on around the Internet this week.... Read More

View from the Wing
American Airlines Ups Its Coffee Game — On the Ground

American Airlines has new coffee machines in its clubs that make very good coffee. These Franke machines grind beans on demand, and use real milk for its drinks.... Read More

The Gate
A Stop at Morant’s Curve in Banff National Park

Fewer than ten minutes from the town of Lake Louise on Alberta Provincial Highway 1A — which is more popularly known in Banff National Park as Bow Valley Parkway... Read More

Voyage Avance
アバディーン(ABZ) ブリティッシュ・エアウェイズ(BA) Terraces LoungeのWifiスピードチェック

AviosハンターのPAR(PRIDEAUX-ANZAI Ryosuke / プリドー安斎亮介)です。... Read More

Voyage Avance

PAR(PRIDEAUX-ANZAI Ryosuke / プリドー安斎亮介)です。  ... Read More

Monkey Miles
Citi is giving away 1.8 Million AA miles – enter to win!

Fire up the Insta!!!! It's time to enter Citi's 30 years of Wow contest for your chance to win some AA miles. 1.8 MILLION are being given away. The post Citi is giving... Read More

View from the Wing
American Airlines Employee Charged After Threatening to Kill TSA Document Checker

An American Airlines employee who reportedly works in sales has been charged with “two counts of interference with security screening personnel” at the... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Tipping the Hotel Maid, Extreme Heat Cancels Flights, Almost Flying in a Private Jet

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Today’s Credit Card Application Results – All Approvals Again!

During my last application spree I applied and was approved for the following cards: Citi: CitiBusiness AAdvantage Platinum Select American Express: Hilton Honors... Read More

Points With a Crew
New app giving rebates for purchases at Amazon, Walmart, Target and more!

There's a new app that recently came out that is similar to a cashback portal with a few differences. One is that it even offers cashback at stores like Walmart, Target... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Israeli Judge: El Al Cannot Reseat Women at Request of Male Passengers

An Israeli judge has ruled that flight attendants cannot ask female passengers to move at the request of ultra-Orthodox Jewish men according to NPR. It’s been... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Why It Matters: 24hr Free Cancellation on AA Award Tickets

American Airlines now lets you refund your award ticket up to 24 hours after purchase, as long as travel is more than two days away. Both United and Delta allow... Read More

Tirana, Albania: Debauchery & Promiscuity! Vote Now

TPOL’s Runoff Vote for where I live next is live! To recap, the choices are Bangkok, Taipei, Lisbon, or Tirana. An avid reader, Kalboz, warned me in a comment... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Clientes do Ceará tem mais uma opção para acúmulo de pontos – até na compra de passagens aéreas!

Clientes da Distribuidora de Energia Elétrica “Enel” no Ceará passam a ter um novo clube de vantagens: Clube de Vantagens Enel Ceará O... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Offers Ending Soon! 170K AAdvantage Miles, Huge 70K SkyMiles, 2 Free Hyatt Nights

Sadly, two of the offers we’ve been covering the last few weeks are soon coming to an end. The Delta 60K/70K SkyMiles offers will expire in just over a week on... Read More

View from the Wing
Revealed: Biggest Offer Ever for Southwest Cards Ends Thursday

The major US legacy airlines -- at least American and United -- have reportedly had trouble meeting credit card signup targets. We've seen higher signup bonus offers as... Read More

Visiting the Great Wall: Cable Ride or Toboggan Slide?

Last summer, I visited the China as part of the multi-country Asia trip.  Needless to say, I couldn’t visit China without making a stop to see the Great Wall... Read More

Miles To Memories
Blue Business Plus 20K Public Bonus Ended: Here Is How to Still Get It!

A popular new bonus has gone away publicly, but there is still one link that is working for now. Read More

Tallest hotel in the West opens

Hello from the 70th floor of the new Wilshire Grand Center in downtown Los Angeles, home to the new InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown. TravelSkills buzzed into LA... Read More

The Gate
Cash Stolen From Passenger By Transportation Security Administration Agent?

“Whether I’ll proactively remove my wallet from my pocket is another matter. It’s absurd that one would ever be forced to part with one’s money.... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
First Look: Beautiful InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown

Yesterday marked the ribbon cutting of the beautiful new Wilshire Grand Center in downtown Los Angeles, home to the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown. Although... Read More