United Denver London Resumption

United Airlines is resuming their Denver to London flights. The airline last flew the route in 2010. United will be competing with British Airways on the flight, who... Read More

Voyage Avance
Hotel review : Hotel CLAITON Shin Osaka

When I visited Osaka I stayed at the Hotel CLAITON Shin... Read More

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GHA Discovery Platinum für 30 Euro

GHA Platinum ist nicht der beste Mid-Tier Status, aber man bekommt ihn schon für 30 Euro ... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Trip Report: Angkor Wat and the Angkor Temple Complex – Southeast Asia’s Crown Jewel

Yesterday I discussed a few possibilities as to how to get to the Angkor Wat temple complex from the city of Siem Reap, Cambodia. What did I do? Well, I decided to... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
JAL-VietJet Tie-Up, Frequent Flyer Links on the Way

Japan Airlines and VietJet have announced an extensive tie-up. VietJet is the fast-rising Vietnamese airline known for its lively flight experience. Codesharing is the... Read More

Points With a Crew
Many US cities to the US Virgin Islands for $200-$300 r/t

Many US cities to the US Virgin Islands (St. Thomas / St. Croix) roundtrip for under $400 (as low as $220 from Miami). This includes several dates throughout the winter... Read More

One Mile at a Time
RIP: American’s Old First Class

American has been trying to refresh their longhaul fleet over the past few years. This process started back in early 2013, when they took delivery of their first... Read More

Miles To Memories
Amex Offers; Save 15% & Earn 5,000 Hilton Points on Weekend Stays

Save 15% & earn 5,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points on your next qualifying 2+ consecutive night weekend stay until 10/17/2017. Read More

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Bis 25% Rabatt bei IHG (Asien, Afrika, Middle East)

IHG hat wieder 25% Rabatt in Asien, Middle East und Afrika eingeschalten. Nicht überall gibt es aber die 25% ... Read More

NYC: 4 ways to snag cheap Broadway tickets

Whether you are in New York City for a business trip or a long weekend, seeing a live performance on (or off) Broadway is always a highlight. But getting tickets to the... Read More

Medina, Marrakech: The Tourist Dinner

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, take recs from your upscale hotel with a grain of saffron. The Prison of Posh led me astray in... Read More

Travel With Grant
How to Book Flights with Citi Thank You Points

With the recent 75,000 point sign up bonus for the Citi Prestige Credit Card, I started thing about my Citi Thank You Points. I’ve accumulated a rather large... Read More

Frequent Miler
Save on your cell bill and a Hilton stay

There are a couple of new Amex Offers out to save money on your cell phone bill and on a Hilton stay. Offer 1: Save on cell phone service (2 forms of the... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Joint ventures and ownership buyouts – Virgin Atlantic, Delta and Air France-KLM

It seems there’s one heck of a lot of buying and selling today, with Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic and Air France-KLM all involved. Delta, Air France and Virgin... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Delta Adds Omelets to Sky Clubs for Breakfast

Delta has been enhancing their Sky Clubs recently and their latest addition is they’ve added omelets for breakfast. This week, I was passing through the Delta Sky... Read More

You Can Now Order Food from the American Airlines Mobile App

Order Food at Select Airports within the American Airlines Mobile App! Airline mobile applications are fantastic.  Passengers can check the status of their flight,... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Virgin Atlantic’s “Anyone But British Airways” Discount

Oh, I sure do love Virgin Atlantic. Today they came out with a fun promotion they're calling "#ABBA," or "Anyone But British Airways." Here's how it works: "Today we've... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Using Priority Pass at Restaurants

A few weeks ago, I wrote about how you could use your Priority Pass Membership for Restaurants in Sydney and Brisbane Airport. With a card like the American Express... Read More

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Noch strengere Sicherheitskontrollen in den USA!

Die TSA zieht gerade die Zügel an. Die Sicherheitsvorschriften und Kontrollen werden nun in den USA intensiviert ... Read More

Running with Miles
Save Big With This Southwest Sale Combo – Today is the Last Day

Put these two great sales to work and stack them to save big on your next Southwest flights! You will be able to save at least 10% and probably more! The post Save Big... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Venezuela goes from bad to worse: Delta drops and Avianca accelerates changes

The aviation situation in Venezuela continues to deteriorate and that collapse may be picking up speed. More changes from Delta and Avianca now hasten the collapse of... Read More

View from the Wing
Hilton Wants to Impose 7 Day Cancellation Policies, Charge You More for Flexibility

It was only 3 years ago that Hilton moved from generally allowing same day cancellation of hotel reservations to requiring cancellation the day before to avoid charges.... Read More

České Dráhy First Class Review

Background: I love being in First Class now! For my European Trip, I booked all First Class seats for my connections from city to city, except for the first leg from... Read More

Miles To Memories
Save 10% When You Purchase $100+ in Southwest Gift Cards on eBay

eBay gift card seller PayPal Digital Gifts has a promotion on Southwest gift cards that can net you a nice discount plus 5X UR points. Read More

One Mile at a Time
Big Virgin Atlantic Card Sign-Up Bonus Returns

The Virgin Atlantic MasterCard is back with one of the better sign-up bonuses I’ve seen on the card, for up to 90,000 bonus miles. This is a bonus we've... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
Think you’ll get a refund from Delta? Ha!

Delta's website isn't known for having great technology, and this situation almost cost me thousands of dollars. The post Think you’ll get a refund from Delta? Ha!... Read More

Michael W Travels
Can You Cancel an American Express Card through Live Chat?

Whenever I cancel a credit card, I usually call in first to see if there is some sort of retention offer. However, I’ve been a bit busy and didn’t want to... Read More

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Lufthansa / LATAM Business Helsinki – Osterinsel (Return): 2500 Euro

Die Osterinsel (Ö: Osterinseln) ist keine billige Destination. Mit LH und LATAM in der Business von Europa um 2 500 Euro machbar ... Read More

Pizza in Motion
New Procedures For Screening Electronics At Airport Security. Here’s What You Need To Know

The TSA has changed the rules for how electronics will need to be screened at all airports in the United States. Here's what you need to know. The post New Procedures... Read More

Act Now! £50 Off Virgin Atlantic Flights To Midnight Friday

Virgin Atlantic are capitalising on a recent article in the Sunday Times in the UK which slated British Airways by offering money off flights. The Sunday Times article... Read More

Frequent Miler
Virgin Atlantic “90K” offer returns (but it’s really 75K)

Bank of America has brought back the popular “90,000 mile bonus” offer on their Virgin Atlantic Mastercard. While they market the bonus as being 90K,... Read More

The Gate
Yama Memorial in Minsk: A Solemn Visit

Wandering on the southwest corner of Zaslavskaya and Melnikajte streets in the city of Minsk, one might not initially notice that what appears to be a small park lined... Read More

Miles To Memories
Citi AAdvantage Executive 75K Offer with $7,500 Spend Requirement

The Citi AAdvantage Executive card has an offer that can get you 75,000 AA miles. The card has lots of benefits on top of the bonus but does come with a big annual fee. Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
New Amex Offer For You Cable 3K MR Points

Check your American Express account today for a new Offer for You where you can earn up to 3,000 MR points by paying your cable or satellite tv bill. With this offer... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Air Baltic Economy Class, Riga to Tallinn

I mentioned a few weeks back that I was going to fly airBaltic within the Baltic states, from Vilnius, Lithuania to Riga, Latvia and then from Riga to Tallinn,... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Air France First Class Ground Experience Paris

Before I get into the actual review of my ground experience, I want to cover a couple of things: Before even getting into the review, let me say that the Air France... Read More