TravelUpdate
Where Is The Safest Place To Sit On The Plane?

Nowadays, with air-travel safety at an all time high, it would be pretty safe to assume that wherever you sit on a plane, you can rest assured that you’ll arrive... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
United/Delta/Icelandair $421-$569 Washington DC to London, Paris, Germany, Scandinavia, Greece

Icelandair flies out of Washington Dulles IAD and there is a sale to Europe for winter travel being matched to a large degree by Delta, United and their Alliance... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Vistara offering complimentary status matches to Gold Tier

Vistara will be offering status matches all the way to Gold to the members of other frequent flier programs. Here are all the details of how to get Gold Tier with Club... Read More

Frequent Miler
Marriott SPG 4 New Shortcuts to Platinum Elite Status

The Marriott SPG merger has opened up a wealth of new opportunities.  Program members who link their accounts get instantly matched to their highest status level:... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Still have a Diamond Club Credit Card? Last week to earn points on it!

For those of us still with Diamond Club Credit Cards in the UK (a wonderful leftover from the days of British Midland), time is running out to earn miles on them. I... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Exclusive: Club Vistara introducing Platinum Tier, increase earning rates

Exclusive! All the details of the new Club Vistara program are here. A new Platinum Tier is being launched, Upgrade benefits are being added and the program now will... Read More

Fammi Volare
Turkish Airlines riduce la frequenza di un terzo delle rotte.

Il grande lavoro di crescita effettuato da Turkish Airlines negli ultimi 20 anni sta soffrendo una decisa frenata a causa degli avvenimenti dell’estate scorsa,... Read More

The Gate
The Worst Offending 24 Restaurant Chains With the Most Complaints?

Before I accidentally stumbled on a list of the worst offending 24 restaurant chains with the most complaints, I dined at a restaurant a few days ago in the late... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Mailbag: China VPN, China Map, China Hard

DC asks: I am leaving for China tomorrow, I have Google Fi, and a Chromebook that doesn’t support VPN. I rely on Gmail for work,… The post Mailbag: China... Read More

Cariverga
Впечатление: Delta Sky Club, Орландо

Лаунжи в США обычно не... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
This Airline Is About to Receive Delivery of Airbus’ New A350

We’ve all heard about Boeing’s carbon fiber 787 aircraft, but there is a competitor in town: the Airbus A350. China Airlines is the latest airline, in... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
West Elm is Opening Its Own Hotels

West Elm, the retailer known for its contemporary furniture and housewares, will be opening its own hotels in 2018. The company, a wholly owned subsidiary of... Read More

Le Chic Geek
This Device Promises to Give You Unlimited Worldwide 4G Wi-Fi

I was browsing through Kickstarters and came across the GeeFi device. It promises to give you unlimited worldwide 4G Wi-Fi for up to ten devices for $10 / day that you... Read More

Michael W Travels
JetBlue Schedule Extended Into Mid- June

Many of us have lots of JetBlue points to redeem thanks to the awesome Virgin America points match offer. The promo was so great that it was probably the easiest 75,000+... Read More

EliteMileageRun
Minneapolis to Orlando & V.V. (via SLC) $291 & 5840MQMs at 5CPM weekday Delta Elite Mileage Run

This is a the high end of my CPM limit of 5CPM for a hub run. I would think about this one this way maybe. A one way ticket to MCO, then do the MCO run, overnight, fly... Read More

Deals We Like
Weekly Recap of Deals and Promotions

Hope you all had a great week and were able to take advantage of some great deals and promotions. As you are well aware by now, at the end of every week I do a... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
10 Hotel Chains With the Worst Bed Bug Infestations

PJ Media compiled reports from The Bedbug Registry to tally which hotel chains had the most bed bug sightings. Of course, this is highly dependent upon each... Read More

One Mile at a Time
New Contender For The “World’s Worst Airline Lounge” Title

In February I shared my experience at the Changsha Airport lounge that Hainan uses. I said it was the worst lounge I had ever been to. Well, I'm happy to report that... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
LTOs – Ink Cash 30K, 50K AMEX Biz GRC, 50K Arrival+, 100K Sapphire Reserve

This week we saw an increased 30K offer for the Chase Ink Cash card while last week brought two new limited time offers, 50K for The Business Gold Rewards Card from Amex... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Monarch’s Shadow Airline Grows

UK's Monarch Airlines appears set to fold, with a "shadow" rescue fleet taking up position across Europe. Multiple wide-body aircraft are now in Europe or en route,... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Does American Airlines Not Care about Coach Passengers on Red Eyes?

As a frequent passenger on red eye flights across many carriers, you start to pick up on trends on airlines. On all of the red eyes I have taken before and after the... Read More

Miles To Memories
Amex’s Terrible New Offer, Sapphire Reserve/Ritz Same Day, Bare Metal Seats, Maximizing Marriott/SPG & More!

A recap of the best posts and deals from this week including the new terrible Amex Offer, maximizing the recent hotel merger, an increased Chase card offer & huge... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Kennesaw State Player So Nervous on First Flight, He Passes Out

This is kind of adorable.  A freshman for the Kennesaw State football team took his first flight ever to play Duquesne.  He was so nervous, he... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Why is the 757 Unique? A Pilot Explains.

Even though Boeing stopped producing the 757 in late 2014, airlines haven’t stopped using it as a workhorse in their fleet. 12 years after production has... Read More

Ultima Llamada
Vuela desde España a Singapur por 369€ ida y vuelta con British Airways

Singapur es una de esas ciudades del mundo que lo tiene todo. Su mix cultural entre oriente y occidente le aportan una riqueza inigualable. Destacan su historia, su... Read More

View from the Wing
The Best Card to Get If You’re Over 5/24

Chase is on the record saying that "we have restrictions related to the number of new cards customers can receive in a period of time." In many cases Chase seems only to... Read More

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

Aeromexico AM654 Мехико (MEX) – Санто-Доминго... Read More