The Military Frequent Flyer
Review: China Eastern Lounge in Shanghai

Review of China Eastern lounge 36, Pudong, Shanghai (PVG). By Chuck! This is quite a nice lounge in Shanghai (PVG). My flight arrived about 4AM, and after some... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
La Compagnie signs for two A321neos (and yes… they’re going Transatlantic)

La Compagnie is seemingly on the rise again, this time with an order for two Airbus A321neo aircraft. The airline (an all-business class operation) has been running for... Read More

God Save The Points
These Ridiculously Expensive Airbnb’s Redefine Vacation Goals…

Airbnb is taking over and rightly so. All over the world, the innovative platform offers unique and affordable options, giving that local, homey feel. For those on the... Read More

Running with Miles
It’s Back! Stack HP Amex Offer with 14 Miles Per Dollar For Great Savings

Take advantage of this great stacking deal from HP to get $75 back, earn 14 airline miles per dollar and get 25% off many computers! Today only! The post It’s... Read More

Dots, Lines & Destinations
DLD 160: Not my GUM dropped buttons

Lots of routes dropping in the coming months, thanks to crew shortages, shifting travel demand and maybe even fleet challenges. Another "mistake" fare scuttled and some... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Booked: Asiana Business Class & Sichuan Business Class

For the first time in years, I've spent 30 straight days in the US. It wasn't supposed to be that way, as I had two international trips canceled, including one with my... Read More

Vegan meal on Air Canada A320-200 Montreal to St. John’s, Newfoundland

I spend a few days each summer gallivanting Canadian maritime provinces or Atlantic Canada. This year we returned to St.John’s (YYT), the capital city of New... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Flight Diverts When Legless Man Attacks Cabin Crew, Launches Racist Tirade

What happens when you cross a legless man with too much alcohol and a flight on EasyJet? Answer: a diversion. I try to resist writing about these sorts of stories, but... Read More

View from the Wing
Larry Summers on Building Airports in China, Japan, and Washington DC

Former Treasury Secretary and Harvard President Larry Summers discusses infrastructure investment through bets on building airports. But he's wrong about Washington... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Earn 10,000 Amex Points For A $300+ Mr. Porter Purchase

For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most Amex cards, where different cards are eligible for different savings and... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Sala VIP Galdós Las Palmas Lounge, Las Palmas (LPA) Gran Canaria

After a wonderful five days in Gran Canaria, it was time to head to Barcelona. We were flying Norwegian Airlines on a pretty cheap ticket, but due to Priority Pass, we... Read More

Frequent Miler
Equifax Hack Rx: Free Identity Theft Insurance

Did you know that you can get identity theft insurance for free?  Unlike Equifax’s one-year free option, multiple services offer free insurance without an... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Cheap Flights To Hong Kong, Free Shake Shack And 5,000 Bonus Miles For Car Rentals

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn't have time to write about in... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Aer Lingus and Eurowings helpfully offer Ryanair passengers alternative flights… in their own unique way…

Ryanair continues to be in a bit of a pickle, with 50 flights a day scrubbed from its schedule and crew taking leave rather than £12,000. So it hasn’t taken... Read More

Turbopass – freier Eintritt, weniger Anstehen, viele Atraktionen zu einem Preis – plus Gewinnspiel

Wer kennt das nicht, das erste Mal in einer neuen Stadt. Die lange geplante und ersehnte Reise soll bald losgehen. Reiseführer sind gekauft, der Urlaub rückt... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Thai First Begleitung in Bangkok

Thai beschützt am Flughafen Bangkok ihre First Passagiere. Man wird durch den ganzen Flughafen gelotst ...  Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Summer adventures to Singapore and Kuala Lumpur – Six Hours in Doha and the Al Mourjan lounge

Six hours in Doha, featuring the Qatar Airways Al Mourjan lounge (from Summer adventures to Singapore and Kuala Lumpur) Contents (It’s LONG and probably will... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
URGENTE: Chegou a hora de você conhecer o Alaska

O Alaska é o meu Estado preferido norte-americano, e estamos entrando em temporada de Aurora Boreal, que fica até Novembro. Nunca antes conseguimos achar... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Guerra de pontos do Marketplace

Até que enfim uma concorrência boa para o consumidor. Embora com as dificuldades de sempre, os programas estão hoje, dia 21 de Setembro de 2017, em... Read More

The Gate
10 Things Americans Do Which Totally Confuses People in Other Countries? I Must Not Be a Typical American — Part 3

Although I will admit that there are times where it is easy to spot an American tourist in the crowd while traveling, I found that I generally do not fit the stereotype... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Deal Alert: Cheap Flights to Hong Kong from $428 Roundtrip

Looking to head to Hong Kong this year without spending a whole lot of money? Then, now’s the time with flights for under $450 between the US and... Read More

Michael W Travels
Win A Trip For 2 From KLM To Graz, Austria

KLM is giving one lucky winner the chance to win a trip for two to Graz Austria! According to the sweepstakes entry page, Graz is a “UNESCO World Heritage Site and... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Requesting Coach Food in First Class

Once in a while the first class meal options are simply not appealing. That leaves you with three choices: eat it anyway, skip meal service altogether, or request... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amazon Free $10 Credit With $50 Gift Card (Via Text)

Amazon has a targeted offer where when you send a $50 Amazon gift card by text, you can score a $10 credit for your next order! This is a targeted offer, so you have to... Read More

View from the Wing
New Amex Platinum Benefit: Lufthansa Lounges in Munich

With American Express' Platinum cards you get access to American Express Centurion lounges, Priority Pass lounges, as well as Airspace and Escape lounges. Now there's a... Read More

Frequent Miler
Deals to Europe through Summer 2018

There are some great prices between the US and Europe available for flights from this fall through peak summer travel dates in June, July, and August 2018 on alliance... Read More

Monkey Miles
Planning a weekend trip to Shanghai

I’m starting a new #WeekendWarrior Series. I wrote a post last week about tearing down the preconceived notion that you NEED tons of time to take a trip. I figured... Read More

Michael W Travels
Win A Trip to Punta Cana To Get “Pampered”

Southwest Vacations is giving you a chance to win a trip for two to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. During the trip you’ll get “pampered” at the... Read More

The Gate
Your Chance to Win a Trip to Hong Kong Aboard an Airbus A350 Aircraft

Cathay Pacific Airways is launching service between San Francisco and Hong Kong — as well as Newark and Hong Kong — on Sunday, October 29, 2017 using... Read More

View from the Wing
Pilot Photographed With Beer Can Next to Him in the Cockpit

A passenger snapped a photo as he disembarked a flight and saw a beer in the cockpit. The airline initially claimed it wasn't their flight. Then the airline claimed... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
FREE Lyft Round-Trip Rides Every Weekend

Starting tomorrow, September 21st and running through December 31st, Lyft has partnered with Budweiser. On Thursdays at 2PM ET, look for a unique code... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
An Interesting Fact about American Express Credit Cards

PointsU this year is in Calgary, November 4th. Haven’t gotten a ticket? See why you should. Use code CDNKMS to get $20 off when purchasing your tickets!... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Wizz Air Now Lets You Book Tickets For Anonymous Passengers

Airline change fees have never made a whole lot of sense. The cost of the fees are in no way correlated to the cost of the airlines processing them, but rather they're... Read More

View from the Wing
Getting Kicked Out of a Hotel Bar and the Economist Takes on the Value of Amex Points

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.... Read More

Mommy Points
What to Do When an Airline Loses Your Stroller

Travel with young kids can be hard. Traveling with young kids by yourself is harder. Traveling by yourself with a young special needs kid I can only imagine is harder... Read More

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