Points, Miles & Martinis
Last Chance 90% Off Fare Sale!

You have to book this by 11:59 pm Eastern time today September 26, 2017 for US domestic and fly through November 16, 2017. You will save 90%* off your next flight when... Read More

View from the Wing
WOW: Delta to Require $250,000 Credit Card Spend to Waive Revenue Requirements for Diamond Status

Back in July I wrote that Delta was apparently considering eliminating the ability to spend on its credit card instead of meeting minimum spending on tickets for elite... Read More

Double Dip DEAL: 2 Free Nights At Marriott After 2 Stays

2 Free Nights After 2 Stays: Last month I posted about the Marriott Free Night After 2 Stays Promotion for new Marriott Rewards members. You can sign up to be a new... Read More

Frequent Miler
Ugh… Delta increases Diamond MQD waiver to $250,000

Delta sent out an email today to Delta credit card holders, or at least those with Diamond status.  The subject line is “2019 Diamond Medallion Qualification... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Aerolineas Argentinas Lounge Buenos Aires (EZE)

This is a huge lounge, but also an underwhelming one. While you’ll have no trouble finding a seat (or dozens of seats), you will be very disappointed if you arrive... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Buy IHG Rewards Club Points at 100% bonus through September 29,2017

With a 100% bonus on purchased points, the best purchase promotion from IHG is on until September 29, 2017. Read here the details of the promotion. The post Buy IHG... Read More

Deal> Australia or New Zealand: $949 round trip on Qantas

When fares to Australia or New Zealand dip below $1,000, it’s time to sit up and take notice. Today Qantas announced a very good deal for flights from the US to... Read More

Running with Miles
Red Roof Is Going Upscale With a New Collection

Red Roof is going for the upscale hotel angle with a whole new brand that will be rolling out in a single city this year. It will be good to see what it brings to the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
YIKES: Delta Increases Diamond MQD Waiver To $250K

Delta was the first global US airline to introduce a revenue requirement for status, award miles based on dollars spent rather than distance flown, etc. However, they've... Read More

Road Warriorette
What to look for in hardside luggage

What features should travelers look for in hardside luggage? Reader B asks…. Hi RW! I need to get a new suitcase for my regular international trips. I always try... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Earn up to 6,000 reward points with Accor Hotels

Accor Hotels will run a global promotion where Le Club Accor Hotels members can earn up to 6,000 bonus points by completing 3 stays this year. The post Earn up to 6,000... Read More

Travel Codex
How to Use a Suica, Pasmo, or Icoca Card in Japan

I recently got back from my third trip to Japan, yet it was the first time I got a Suica card. I’d previously stuck to paper tickets because it just seemed... Read More

Travel With Grant
Basic Economy Buyer Beware: The Good, the Bad & Mostly Ugly

To say Basic Economy fares are frustrating and confusing is an understatement. Regardless of how often you travel, this fare category is something we all need to... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Delta Increasing Amex MQD Waiver to $250,000 for Diamond Medallion

Delta Air Lines has quietly announced a new change for those who qualify for Diamond Medallion status on the airline. Currently to qualify for Delta Diamond Medallion... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
IHG Rewards Club 50% off Points Sale to Sep 29

IHG Rewards Club has a 50% off points four day sale through September 29, 2017. This reduces the rate to $5.75 per 1,000 points when you buy 52,000 points for $299.00.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
My Experience Using Seated (And Double Dipping)

Last week I wrote about Seated, which is an app that gives you $15-20 in gift cards (with your choice of Amazon, Starbucks, or Uber) every time you dine out at a... Read More

View from the Wing
The Best Award Booking Customer Service I’ve Ever Had When a Flight Got Cancelled

When schedules change or flights cancel it can be an opportunity to get an airline to open up award space that's better than what you had. Here though I wound up better... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
AvGeek Airlift for Puerto Rico

The destruction in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria is nothing short of devastating. While the federal government seems to have its heads up their collective asses a... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
120000 IHG Punkte: 586 Euro (100% Bonus)

IHG verkauft wieder Punkte. 120 000 Punkte kommen auf 586 Euro ... Read More

Deals We Like
Remember to Book Your Cheap Wyndham Reservation to Earn a Free Night at ANY Wyndham Property!

Over the summer, Wyndham sent out targeted emails offering members 10,000 bonus points after completing just 1 stay. A pretty generous offer considering it only requires... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
LAX, SFO, SJC to Paris $355-$389

San Francisco to Paris is $355 round trip next spring flying American Airlines on a British Airways AARP discount ticket. And you do not have to be 50 years old to join... Read More

Finally, a stunning meal on British Airways in Club Europe

British Airways presented me with a stunning meal on a recent flight. For those that don’t know, the on board meal in Club Europe varies depending on the distance... Read More

Miles To Memories
Citi ThankYou Premiere Credit Card Review

Citi ThankYou Premiere credit card review - should you have it in your wallet? Read More

Mommy Points
$6.50 Aspen Snowmass Lift Tickets Available Online

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about a great opportunity to ski at Aspen Snowmass this winter for just $6.50 on December 15, 2017, to celebrate their 50th anniversary... Read More

Michael W Travels
Enter To Win 100,000 United Miles

Travelex is offering United MileagePlus members the chance to earn bonus miles when they do currency exchanges. Due to this new option, they’re currently running a... Read More

Running with Miles
New American Airlines Buy Miles Promo – Get Up to 50,000 Bonus Miles and 10% Off

American Airlines has a new buy miles promo up but the cost for miles is not that great of a deal. Still, if you needed more AA miles, it is worth at least looking at.... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Absolut geile Preise beim 48 Stunden Qatar Business Sale!

Für zwei Tage hat Qatar Airways wieder einen Sale eingeschalten. Da sind schon sehr nette Angebote mit dabei ... Read More

Frequent Miler
$40 back at Doubletree with new Amex Offer

There’s a new Amex Offer out that I found on a couple of cards good for $40 back after spending $200 or more at DoubleTree Hotels within the US and... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Could This Be Singapore’s New A380 Suites Class?

As an airline product geek, the last quarter of this year is going to be so exciting. Just days apart we'll possibly see the world's two best new first class products... Read More

Points With a Crew
Virgin America fare sale – as low as $49 plus sale to Hawaii

Virgin America is running a fare sale with flights as low as $49. They've also put Hawaii on sale out of their west coast hubs in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Book... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Deal Alert Nationwide Fares From Only $39!

If you have some flights to book, you might want to check out this nationwide sale with fares starting at only $39! You need to book these by 9/28/17 to get in on the... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Hilton Honors Rewards Map – 32 Europe hotels with 10,000 points reward nights

Hilton Honors former category 2 hotels still offer reward nights at 10,000 points per night on most nights. Hilton’s March 2017 shift to a dynamic reward nights... Read More

The Military Frequent Flyer
Budapest: Center of the City

The wife and I finally got away for a real vacation and spent four great days in Budapest.  I already wrote about staying at the Ritz-Carlton which was really... Read More

Michael Mina Restaurant Opening in Ko Olina

With a restaurant and food hall in Waikiki, three Michelin Star chef Michael Mina is further expanding his Hawaii presence.  And as a result, a Michael Mina... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Gogo Vision Touch IFE to launch on Delta’s CSeries in 2018

Delta, Bombardier and Gogo are teaming up to introduce Gogo Vision Touch, a new in-seat entertainment solution that features commodity hardware and wifi-based content... Read More

The Travelers Club
[LES DOSSIERS DE TYLER BIRTH] Delta Air Lines, l’innovante américaine ! (Première partie)

Première partie – Hubs, réseau et flotte : une compagnie aérienne efficace Deuxième partie – Rencontre avec Béatrice... Read More

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