View from the Wing
If American Plays Games With Upgrades, Flights This Weekend Did NOT Prove It

[I]n any given incident it's difficult for the passenger to know what's going on or have all of the available data -- especially when gate agents aren't forthcoming with... Read More

Mommy Points
Why I’m Not Applying for the Chase Sapphire Reserve This Year

While I want this new credit card, the Chase Sapphire Reserve, that comes with 100,000 sign-up bonus points and a $300 annual travel credit more than any other card on... Read More

Will Run For Miles
JetBlue $20 Flights Today Only – A December to Adventure

JetBlue $20 Flights - Today Only The post JetBlue $20 Flights Today Only – A December to Adventure appeared first on Will Run For Miles. Read More

Will Run For Miles
Some Recent Uber Promotions – My Experiences

There have been a number of Uber promotions recently. I have used a few of these and am sharing my experience here. 1. NYC – Free UBERPOOL Rides AND Free... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
SNAPSHOT: Finnair EuroBusiness Short-Haul

Time for a quick snapshot – this time shining the light on Finnair EuroBusiness from Heathrow Airport to Helsinki Vantaa Airport. The Plane It was an Finnair... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Change Is Here. It’s Real. And, It Sucks.

What do you expect from elite status as a business traveler? I know what to expect and I'm even surprised once in a while. The post Change Is Here. It’s Real.... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Earn AAdvantage PQD and cheaper elite status on BA Premium Economy tickets

This is Part One of how to meet the 2017 AAdvantage EQD – Elite Qualifying Dollars requirement for elite status at a far lower cost than the posted $3,000 to... Read More

Frequent Miler
JetBlue Holiday Sale: $20 Fares on Select Routes Today Only

Get $20 one-way fares from JetBlue on select routes as part of their holiday sale! The post JetBlue Holiday Sale: $20 Fares on Select Routes Today Only appeared first on... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Surprising Conclusion: Did The Child Bandits Steal Something From Our Hotel Room?

Yesterday I shared the bizarre experience I had at the Sheraton Grand London, where three kids essentially forced their way into our hotel room, claiming it was their... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
American is Changing Earning Rates on Bulk Fares

American Airlines is now operating under a revenue-based earning system, where you will earn miles based on the price of your ticket. Additionally, in order to... Read More

Running with Miles
JetBlue’s Day 1 Deal is $20 Flights!

Today only, book $20 flights on JetBlue! This is their day 1 of JetBlue's Deals for Christmas! Book fast for only $20 or 400 points! The post JetBlue’s Day 1 Deal... Read More

Deals We Like
Last Day to Purchase Hilton Points with a 50% Discount

Through end of day TODAY, December 5, 2016, you can purchase Hilton Honors points with a 50% discount. This means you’ll be purchasing points at a .5... Read More

View from the Wing
How We Almost Got to Use British Airways Avios on United

British Airways parent IAG acquired Aer Lingus and the Irish carrier is expected to ultimately join oneworld and the transatlantic joint venture with BA, Iberia, Finnair... Read More

Travel With Massi
5.000 airberlin topbonus Meilen für einen Flug

5.000 airberlin topbonus Meilen mit nur einem Flug und weitere 10.000 Meilen on top wer noch mehr fliegt. Das Vielfligerprogramm airberlin topbonus bietet aktuell eine... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American Adjusts Mileage Earning On “Special” Fares

As of August 1, 2016, the American AAdvantage program is revenue based, meaning that redeemable miles are earned based on how much your ticket costs rather than the... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Read This Funny Passenger “Complaint Note” to JetStar

The airline industry is one where businesses get a lot of complaints: from weather delays that aren’t airlines’ faults, to annoying fees that may have been... Read More

Mommy Points
Free $15 Toys R Us Gift Card for New TopCashBack Members!

Via a limited time promotion you can get an essentially free $15 Toys R Us gift card if you are new to TopCashBack. In fact, you can even make a few cents on buying the... Read More

Miles To Memories
Tons of Great 5X eBay Gift Card Deals + 10% eBay Bucks on Other Items

Save up to 20% and earn 5X with today's eBay gift card sale or earn 10% back in eBay Bucks on other purchases. Read More

Canadian Kilometers
TD Aeroplan Visa Annual Fee Waiver Returns!

As I mentioned previously, the TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite was featuring an incredible offer up until December 2, at which point it expired. Additional Reading: Best... Read More

Frequent Miler
eBay Gift Card Roundup: Deals on Gamestop, Airbnb, Southwest & More

A roundup of today's eBay gift card deals including discounts for Gamestop, Overstock, Airbnb and more. The post eBay Gift Card Roundup: Deals on Gamestop, Airbnb,... Read More

Mommy Points
Today Only: Earn 15 Miles Per Dollar at 15 Different Online Stores

Via a one day only bonus you can earn some serious United Airlines miles for in the form of 15 miles per dollar spent at 15 different online retailers. These retailers... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Last Chance: 2 Great Promos For Buying Hotel Points

Both Hilton and IHG have promotions on the purchase of points, with one ending today, and the other ending tomorrow, so I figured it was worth recapping them: -- Today... Read More

Running with Miles
Earn 8 Points Per Dollar on Amazon, Stacking and Saving A Lot, the Most Expensive Passenger for Awards, and More!

Find out how you can earn 8 points per dollar on Amazon, how to stack and save this shopping season, what kind of passenger is the most expensive award passenger and... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Ebates Double Cash Back Promo

Ebates is offering a good deal when you shop through their portal with Double cash back. If you have some shopping to do, check out this offer from Ebates. You... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Monday Giveaway: 2 Free United Club Passes

Happy holidays all! Here’s your opportunity to escape some of those hectic holiday crowds with two free United Club passes. These passes are super flexible and... Read More

Michael W Travels
Best Hotels, Worrying About Zika, Most Popular Destinations on Instagram, Where To Go 2017, Travel Contests, Miles and Points Bonus Offers & More

Travel News: T+L writes about The 100 Best Hotels in the World. The Wash Post: When Americans Land In Trouble Abroad, These Expats Step In. CNN tells us about The... Read More

One Mile at a Time
LATAM Will Fly Between Santiago And Melbourne In 2017

LAN Chile has a new fleet of Boeing 787 aircraft. I had the chance to fly one of them on their fifth freedom route from Madrid to Frankfurt earlier in the year, and... Read More