Points, Miles & Martinis
Starwood Hotels Save Up To 34%

Starwood released this week’s SPG Hot Escapes, where you can save a bunch on upcoming hotel stays. Every week, they offer savings at select properties... Read More

View from the Wing
Business Class Awards to Tokyo Available Every Day in Summer

Air Canada announced new Montreal – Tokyo Narita service this morning operated by a Boeing 787. The flight will be daily during the summer and will operate 3 times... Read More

TravelUpdate
Sun Country ULCC Transformation

Sun Country is one of the United States’ few remaining true niche carriers. They are a hybrid leisure-regular carrier that operates out of Minneapolis St Paul.... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Club Carlson Free Fridays blocked at May Fair London and Radisson Blu Champs Elysees Paris

My original plan for Club Carlson Free Fridays was to redeem my two Free Friday nights for The May Fair London and Radisson Blu Champs Elysees. This morning I discovered... Read More

Frequent Miler
Can you buy IHG points from 0.46 cents per point?

We have written about past promotions to buy IHG points for less than half a penny each. It appears that a similar promotion is back, but it is targeted. A couple... Read More

Fly & Dine
Flight Food Review: Copa Business Class LAX-PTY

As everyone knows, Panama is the gastronomic center of the world. Okay, okay, maybe it’s not. But the good news is, Copa Airlines still puts out a decent plate of... Read More

Mommy Points
Four Days Left for the Best $10 Deal in Travel

If you only do one travel related thing today, please let it be sharing that this is the last chance to get the $10 Senior America the Beautiful Pass before the... Read More

The Reward Boss
$200 Free Gift Card with $400 Travel Purchase on Upside.com

UPSIDE $200 Free Gift Card w/ $400 Travel Purchase UPSIDE.com is a new travel startup offering a $200 gift card when you book your next trip of $400+ (flight and/or... Read More

Michael W Travels
Win A 7 Night Cruise Along the Mediterranean Coast from Marriott Rewards

Marriott Rewards members can enter for a chance to win a 7 day cruise for 2 along the Mediterranean Coast in May 2018. What’s nice about the prize (besides all of... Read More

Miles To Memories
New SPG Bonus Point Offers: Check to See If You’re Targeted

SPG is targeting some members with great bonus point opportunities. Checking to see if you are targeted is quick and easy. Read More

View from the Wing
20% Off Cash Cost of Cash & Points Awards for IHG Credit Card Holders

This is a card to get for the bonus, keep for the benefits -- an annual uncapped free night, a 10% rebate on points redemptions (up to 100,000 points back each year),... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Planning My Trip To Israel On EL AL

For years I've been wanting to visit Israel and fly EL AL. For many of my trips, the journey is the destination, so I can easily review several airlines with just a day... Read More

Voyage Avance
Fifth Freedom Flights : Copa Airlines(CM)

Today I will explain fifth freedom flights for Copa Air... 投稿 Fifth Freedom Flights : Copa Airlines(CM) は Voyage Avancé... Read More

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

ThePointsOfLife
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

Jeffsetter
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

TravelUpdate
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