Economy Class & Beyond
Every run has to start somewhere… 

Mine however, start at Digbeth Coach station.  Good morning (it’s past 2am in the morning in the UK… so it’s morning) as I begin the first of... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
United to Pay $2.4 Million Over “Chairman’s Flight”

United got into trouble last year when they were found to be operating a flight from Newark (EWR) to Columbia, South Carolina (CAE). The Federal prosecutor found... Read More

Sahara Restaurant Sterling Heights, MI: Real Arabic Food

The Sahara Restaurant Review is part of the Trip Report: Buckeyes Wolverines 2016 which covers the following places: Cleveland, Ohio Columbus, Ohio ... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amazon 30% Off Luggage And More Ends Soon!

Amazon’s Cyber Monday week sale where you can score 30% off select clothing, shoes, jewelry and luggage ends tomorrow. If you haven’t checked... Read More

Deals We Like
Enter the IHG “Priceless Experiences” Sweepstake Now

A few weeks ago I wrote about the newly launched IHG “Priceless Experiences” promotion. There are two parts of the promotion: 1) A weekly sweepstake... Read More

1000 Free Priority Club points

Intercontinental Hotel Group points expire after 12 months without activity. There are many methods to extending the points from expiring, such as applying for a... Read More

View from the Wing
DOT Finally Approves Norwegian’s Irish Subsidiary to Fly to the US

The US and EU have an Open Skies treaty. Airlines based on either side of the Atlantic can fly from wherever they want to wherever they want, more or less. However... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Entire Lord Of the Rings Trilogy Extended Cut Blu-ray for Only $27

Amazon has the entire Lord of the Rings Trilogy on sale for $27!  This is the extended cut and on Blu-ray. This means over eleven hours of cinematic goodness.... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
British Airways Patents In-Flight Pill – Lets Cabin Crew Know What You Need

How about this! Check out the patent application filed by British Airways yesterday. While flight attendants for certain airlines are known to constantly check on... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Rumor: Chase Freedom 2017 Q1 and Q2 Categories

Chase Freedom offers 5x points in selected categories, which rotate throughout the year. For example, from October to December this year, you can earn 5 points per... Read More

Will Run For Miles
Giveaway: Free 1-Year Tripit Pro (worth $49)

TripIt Pro organizes your travel plans in one place for you to access anytime - Enter to win one of 3 free 1-yr memberships The post Giveaway: Free 1-Year Tripit Pro... Read More

Mommy Points
1,500 Bonus Delta Miles + New Bonus Miles at Amazon!

There are no guarantees as to when airline bonus mile promotions will pop up, but there are certainly historical trends I have noticed over the years. One airline... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Who Is Eligible For This Great New Business Credit Card?

A few weeks ago Chase introduced the Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card, which is their hot new business card. The card comes with a huge sign-up bonus of 80,000... Read More

The Gate
ONE TWO FREE Promotion for 2016 Has Been Extended — Plus a Bonus Surprise?

The ONE TWO FREE promotion for 2016 has been extended from National Car Rental for members of the Emerald Aisle frequent renter loyalty program where you can earn a free... Read More

Hyatt Place Detroit Auburn Hills: It’s Not In Detroit

I'm from Michigan so I know that Auburn Hills is not near Detroit. Downtown Detroit is forty-five minutes away. The closest affiliation Auburn Hills has with Detroit is... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
Miles & More Members: Get 999 Miles For Free, Or 60,000 Miles With A Bit Of Effort

2 good deals for those that want or need Miles & More miles..... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Cathay Pacific Flight Attendants are Hoping to Raise Retirement Age

I consider Cathay Pacific to have some of the best flight attendants out there, perhaps because it’ll always have that “hometown touch” for me. I... Read More

Heels First Travel
Long Layover at Dulles Airport? 5 Local Craft Breweries to Check Out

If you’re stuck at Dulles Airport (outside Washington, DC) for an extended period of time and have had your fill of the Air & Space Museum,... Read More

View from the Wing
New Deadline Set for Alaska-Virgin Merger and Network TV Takes on American and Delta Lounges

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

Running with Miles
New Math: Earn 8 Points Per Dollar on Amazon (Plus, a Very Nice 15% Back Offer)

Find out how you can earn 8 points per dollar on Amazon with these two steps! It is a great way to rack up miles and points! Also, a very nice limited-time offer of 15%... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
130900 Avios: 490 Euro (= LANGSTRECKE Cathay Pacific FIRST Flug)

Es ist ein wenig aufwendig, aber so günstig kommt man so schnell nicht mehr an so viele Avios ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Planning A Round-The-World Trip On SkyTeam’s Forgotten Airlines?

As you guys know, this year I've made a point of reviewing as many new airlines as possible. So far I'm pretty pleased with how I've done. Even though the year is slowly... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
There’s gotta be a oneworld way – The Hyatt Regency O’Hare

There’s gotta be a oneworld way – Hyatt Regency O’Hare In this epic: OTAs: I really hate them… To Heathrow, BA Galleries South BA485 Heathrow to... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Air Miles Expiry Policy Cancelled!

Air Miles is one of my least preferred mileage programs. Even though their name contains “air” – it’s not really an airline program. Redemptions... Read More

Points With a Crew
Expedia flash sale – 8% off with no minimum spend (through 5pm ET)

Expedia has a flash sale today (12/2) through 5pm ET on hotels. Many hotels are 50% off plus there's a coupon code for 8% off any hotel with no minimum Read More

Miles To Memories
2 More Vegas Strip Casinos to Charge for Parking & The Current State of Free Parking on the Vegas Strip

Following the announcement by Caesar's Entertainment earlier this week, Wynn Las Vegas will also begin charging for parking. Now only a handful of casinos are free. Find... Read More

One Mile at a Time
SO CUTE: Daniel The Flying Emotional Support Duck

This happened in mid-October, though somehow I only saw it today. In mid-October a passenger Tweeted about an emotional support duck on his regional jet flight from... Read More