Should You Pay In Your Own Currency or Local Currency?

Booking travel online direct with vendors means you will often pay in a foreign currency. This is a relatively new phenomenon as previously you would have paid your... Read More

God Save The Points
A Great Strategy To Maximize Airline Credit Card Sign Up Bonuses…

At the best of times- points are about fun, and unlocking the experiences that make travel memorable. One great way to do that? By turning those 50,000, 60,000 and even... Read More

View from the Wing
Another Devaluation — Delta Award Pricing No Longer Even Following Its Hidden Award Chart

Delta has found a new way to price dynamically. Already they've practiced journey control. You might find saver award space on multiple flights, but they won't allow... Read More

Giving airlines the fingerprint

You can now use your fingerprints instead of your boarding pass to access Delta flights at Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA). Soon, you’ll be able... Read More

Обзор: Falkensteiner Sonnenalpe

Обзор спа-отеля Falkensteiner Sonnenalpe в... Read More

Travel Codex
Reader Poll: Should I Bid to Upgrade on My Singapore Airlines Flight?

Last year, Singapore Airlines introduced a new concept that allows customers to bid on upgrades. This is something that is more common among Asian carriers, at least to... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Hyatt Place Dubai Baniyas Square

Review einer Suite im Hyatt Place Dubai Baniyas Square. Ein durchwegs nettes Hyatt Place ... Read More

Frequent Miler
The awesome St. Pancras Renaissance Chambers Club

St Pancras is a gorgeous London building that hosts a hotel (St. Pancras Renaissance, which is a Marriott property), residences, and a major train station (this it the... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Hyatt Is Changing Their Best Rate Guarantee. Is It Better Or Worse For Customers?

Are recent changes to Hyatt's best rate guarantee better or worse for customers? The post Hyatt Is Changing Their Best Rate Guarantee. Is It Better Or Worse For... Read More

The Gate
Atlanta Files Lawsuit Against the Little Airport That Couldn’t

Paulding County breached the sales contract of 163 acres of land which the city of Atlanta sold to the County in western Georgia back in 2007 for construction of Silver... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Government cancels Electrification upgrades on three rail lines

Her Majesties Government in its infinite wisdom after years of promising major upgrades three main rail lines by electrifying them – have withdrawn the plans to... Read More

Lufthansa First Class fliegen und beste Lounge genießen für 447€ + Tax

Gestern erhielt ich (mal wieder) so eine E-Mail. „Hey Sven, ich lese Deinen Blog schon länger und hoffe ich darf mal etwas fragen. Ich habe einen Traum und... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
2 stays earned 1 Free Friday Park Plaza Vondelpark Amsterdam and Park Inn Prague

Two of the hotel stays for my July trip in Europe were changed in recent weeks from Hyatt and Best Western hotel to Park Plaza Amsterdam Vondelpark and Park Inn Prague... Read More

Verschäfte Sicherheitsauflagen bei Reisen in die USA – das müsst Ihr beachten

Nachdem nun auch aus den bisher betroffenen Ländern wieder elektronische Geräte weitestgehend mit an Bord genommen werden dürfen, verschärfen die USA... Read More

The Travelers Club
Rencontre avec Jean-Marc Fron, Directeur Général de Boeing France

Consécutivement à l’édition 2017 du Salon du Bourget, The Travelers Club a eu le plaisir de rencontrer Jean-Marc Fron, Directeur... Read More

Heels First Travel
Holding Hummingbirds in Idaho

The most amazing thing I did last summer was something I didn’t even know was possible. I got to hold a hummingbird in my hand. And if you visit Idaho in... Read More

Michael W Travels
Helicopter Carrying WWE’s Shane McMahon Makes Emergency Landing in Ocean

In 2009 a US Airways plane landed in the Hudson River with nobody onboard being seriously injured. The events on the day are known as the Miracle on the Hudson. Another... Read More

Ultima Llamada
Reporte de Vuelo: SWISS Business Class A330 Zürich-New York

Mi experiencia en la antigua business class de Swiss en el A330 entre Zurich y New York, y la comparación con la nueva instalada en el B777. Reporte de Vuelo:... Read More

The Gate
Son of Cecil the Lion Shot Dead By Hunter

Slightly greater than two years after — and not far from where — his father Cecil was killed by Walter James Palmer, Xanda the lion was shot dead just... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amazon Prime Students $15 Off $40!

If you sign up for a new Amazon Prime Student membership (paid membership) check out his deal where you can save $15 on a $40 order. If you don’t have... Read More

Points With a Crew
Bank of America Amtrak card – now with 50% more bonus points!

The Amtrak Guest Rewards World Mastercard is now offering a 50% higher sign-up bonus--where will all those extra points take you? Read More

Heels First Travel
How to Score Super Cheap Wine at Whole Foods This Weekend & More

Headlines and highlights from around the web: Whole Foods is having a big sale on some of their best wines this Friday through Sunday, July 21-23, with bottles... Read More

View from the Wing
United Rebooked Connecting Flight for the Wrong Year. What Compensation Should They Offer?

One of my cousins booked a United MileagePlus award to Warsaw. She was meeting her brother there — he booked an award, too, in business class. She doesn’t... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Introducing Joon by Air France…

Sometimes I wonder about the airline industry. Today is one of those days, with the Air France launching a new band called “Joon”. Joon Logo – Image,... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Mastercard Black irá cancelar Priority Pass em todos os cartões de crédito no Brasil

Prezados, É oficial, e o leitor Vitor Carvalho foi gentil o suficiente para nos manter informado. Também confirmamos a informação diretamente... Read More

Mommy Points
Is the Disney VIP Classics Tour Worth It?

Around the same time that I fell in love with the idea of taking the girls to Disney World this summer, I also learned about a relatively new VIP tour option in the... Read More

Miles To Memories
Now Hiring: Join the Miles to Memories Team!

We are now looking to bring on a new write to cover credit cards, miles/points and other great topics! Find out how to possibly join the team! Read More

One Mile at a Time
Alaska Once Again Has Access To Emirates First & Business Class Awards

In mid-June I wrote about how Alaska Mileage Plan was having issues accessing Emirates premium cabin award availability. This problem persisted regardless of whether you... Read More

Voyage Avance

PAR(PRIDEAUX-ANZAI Ryosuke / プリドー安斎亮介)です。  ... Read More

View from the Wing
Review: Completely Renovated American Airlines Admirals Club New York JFK

The most crucial thing to know about this lounge is that it's much less crowded than it used to be -- precisely because the Flagship Lounge is open and so many more... Read More

Out and Out
Hotel Review: Granite Park Chalet, Glacier NP, Montana

Also see:  Booking Glacier: I Used Points for Free Flights and Hotel Nights – and Still Paid $1,000 To start, Granite Park Chalet isn’t a hotel in... Read More

What’s Hot in Vegas: Summer 2017 Edition

Vegas is the worst city in the world, yet somehow I end up there at least once a year. Last year I went for NBA Summer League and for my interview with Richard Quest for... Read More

Travel With Grant
AutoSlash Newsletter: Is your Rental Car Company Spying on You?

I don’t know about you, but I would say on a scale of one to ten, I’m probably a ten when it comes to protecting my privacy. I like to know who is gathering... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Doughnuts on the Mound – To the Mound and to the Planes! (Travel Technology: Canon 100-400L and lots of planes)

Doughnuts On The Mound – To the Mound and to the Planes! (with Travel Technology: Using the Canon 100-400L and lots of planes) Editors note: This is a repost, as... Read More

Frequent Miler
More Amex 2X Merchants

American Express has added merchants to the list of places where you can earn 2X Membership Rewards from now through December 31, 2017. You need to register your... Read More