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2000 British Airways Avios pro Hilton Stay

Hilton gibt gerade 2 000 British Airways Executive Club Avios pro Aufenthalt bei Hilton. Das ist schon mal sehr nett ... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Last Chance: 100,000 Sign-Up Bonus for Hilton Surpass Card

American Express has a limited time increased offer on the Hilton Honors™ Surpass® Card from American Express where you can earn 100,000... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Fly to Paris for Only $495, Including Summer Travel

There’s a great travel deal going on to Paris right now.  You can fly from Boston or Washington, DC to Paris for $495. What makes this a good deal isn’t... Read More

Michael W Travels
United Airlines Passengers Use Slides, Exit Plane Before Takeoff at EWR

Last night the passengers on a United Airlines flight had to evacuate the plane before takeoff. To make matters a bit scarier, they had to exit using the emergency... Read More

Ottawa Points and Miles meetup on May 28, 2017

All set to host the next edition of Ottawa Points and Miles meetup on Sunday, May 28, 2017 from 7:00pm – 9:00pm (EST). Please remember to RSVP your spot.... Read More

No Mas Coach!
First Class Recap: Tree House Tuesday, Hulu and Amex, Delta

Welcome to the First Class Recap. We’ve scoured some of the highlights from the travel world for you and compiled them here. These are some of the more... Read More

The Shutterwhale
HSBC Advance Visa Platinum Credit Card to Become Cashback Card from July 2017

The HSBC Advance Visa Platinum Credit Card is dead (for mile-chasers anyway) and it will become a cashback card soon - the 4 miles per dollar promotion will end... Read More

View from the Wing
Best Business Class Ever Launches in Just 2 Weeks

Back in March Qatar Airways debuted their new business class Qsuite which may be the new best business class seat in the world. At the time of the unveiling, it was... Read More

Mommy Points
Use SPG Points for Amazing Major League Baseball Experiences

If you like to use your points from the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card or Starwood Preferred Guest® Business Credit Card for experiences, then... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
TSA Is Testing Enhanced Electronics Screening…..May Lead To New Policies

Don't look now, but here comes more TSA security screening where it's needed the least...... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Monuments Around the World Honor Manchester Victims

Monuments around the world paid tribute Tuesday night to the victims of the horrible Manchester tragedy. Union Jack colors could be seen around the world as a sign... Read More

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Icelandair BUSINESS Deutschland – Nordamerika (Return) + STOPOVER in ISLAND: 1100 Euro

Das ist eine geile Sache. Icelandair hat super tolle Tickets in der Business nach Nordamerika geladen. Zwei Stopover in Island von jeweils einer Woche kann man auch... Read More

Miles To Memories
eBay Flash Sale; $15 off $75+ 1.5 Cashback

Through 8PM Pacific today, eBay is running a flash sale giving $15 off of a single $75+ purchase. Read More

One Mile at a Time
Delta Has Made It Easier To Give Them Money After You Buy Your Ticket

Nowadays airlines generate a lot of their revenue from ancillary fees, including fees for things like baggage, premium seats, priority boarding, etc. Many airlines... Read More

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SPG Hot Escapes für diese Woche – SPG Platinum unter 1000 Euro

SPG hat wieder die SPG Hot Escapes Liste geladen. Ganz ok, würde ich mal sagen ... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United CEO Reflects on Manchester Terror Attack

United CEO Oscar Munoz has penned a brief but beautiful note to employees concerning the tragedy in Manchester. Dear Fellow Employees, Along with the rest of the world,... Read More

View from the Wing
TSA Plans to Make Screening Process Take Longer, Helping Terrorists Attack Long Lines

New security changes being finalized, reported by the Wall Street Journal, are going to slown down security and make us less safe in airports. Continue reading TSA Plans... Read More

Wild About Travel
The World from the International Space Station

One of my dreams would be to fly through space. Not sure it will happen in my lifetime! That would take a lot of frequent flyer points to achieve! I found some really... Read More

Le Meridien Noumea on New Caledonia [Review]

We had a brief and unexpected stay at the Le Meridien Noumea on New Caledonia. This post takes you through a quick tour of the property and our room. A couple of... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Best Western AAA earn $20 travel card per night May 22-Sep 4, 2017

Despite registering for Best Western $10 travel card per night promotion two days ago and the 1,000 AAdvantage miles per stay promotion in the past month, I was able to... Read More

Monkey Miles
Review: Swiss Lounge Zurich Terminal D

Review: Swiss Lounge Zurich Terminal D Swiss Lounge Zurich Terminal D is located on the upper level of the terminal and has an amazing amount of light, great views of... Read More

Watch for big changes in TSA screening procedures

Last week, two rocks I brought back from Georgia landed me in the slow lane at ATL for a hand inspection of my carry on. Earlier this year some cheese I had in my carry... Read More

Southwest Airlines SHOULD Give Business Select Passengers Lounge Access

For $600 One-Way, Southwest Should Offer Business Select Passengers Access to Contract Lounges I actively avoid Southwest Airlines.  I’m based out of St.... Read More

Points With a Crew
Save on StarAlliance awards with Avianca LifeMiles!

Avianca is currently running as award sale on select routes between now and the end of the month. You can fly between the United States and Asia for reduced prices, as... Read More

One Mile at a Time
SAS Will Soon Charge For Empty Middle Seats In European Business Class

SAS discontinued their intra-European business class product a few years ago. They replaced it with a "light" business class called SAS Plus (not to be confused with... Read More

Deals We Like
Most Business Credit Cards DO NOT Count Towards Chase’s “5/24” Rule

When Chase implemented their “5/25” rule it changed a ton of credit card sign up habits for folks. You now need to be strategic in which cards you apply for... Read More

Miles To Memories
50% off Spirit & Frontier’s Expansion

There's some news today from a couple of low cost carriers with Spirit offering a 50% discount and Frontier expanding into two new airports in the Northeast. Read More

Rene's Points
Delta half fixes C+ Middle seat “upgrade” issue & more thoughts on leg by leg FCM changes.

If you are an elite and fly Alaska Airlines and are a single flyer you will simply NOT be upgraded to a middle seat. Simple – quick – smart. Why? Well, cuz... Read More

View from the Wing
Now That Marriott Acquired Starwood, Should You Get a Marriott or Starwood Credit Card?

Since Marriott successfully acquired Starwood, the biggest news and action in hotel loyalty has been Marriott Rewards and figuring out the direction the program will go.... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Massive landslide destroys Pacific Coast Highway 1 in rural Monterey County

A massive landslide dropped a mountainside of dirt and rocks on the Pacific Coast Highway 1 in rural southern Monterey County, California this past weekend. The highway... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
Casey Neistat under FAA Investigation for Drone Flying

In news that probably did not surprise very many, the YouTube star revealed a little secret on his vlog today The post Casey Neistat under FAA Investigation for Drone... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Pleasure and Business – BA962 London Heathrow to Hamburg in Club Europe

Pleasure and Business – BA962 London Heathrow to Hamburg in Club Europe In this adventure… Pleasure and Business Mixing things together (again) Off to... Read More

The Gate
Walking One Snowy Morning in Helsinki

I checked out of the Hilton Helsinki Kalastajatorppa hotel that snowy morning after staying one night. The next hotel property at which I was to stay that night was... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Delta Fixes Crap Comfort+ Upgrade Problem, But Not for Award Tickets?

Delta announced today a fix to the crap Comfort+ upgrade problem. This is when elites are upgraded from economy aka Main Cabin to slightly better… The post Delta... Read More

Running with Miles
Amex’s Lame Spin On These Negative Changes

There is quite a negative change coming to one of the most popular American Express cards soon but Amex has really put the spin on to make it seem ok. The post... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Here Are The 17 Credit Cards I Have Right Now

It has been over a year since I shared a full list of all the credit cards I have, so I figured it's time for an update of that. I'm proud of the fact that I've closed... Read More