One Mile at a Time
The PERFECT Credit Card Quadfecta, At Last!

There are a lot of credit cards I use to maximize my return on everyday spend, though at the moment I think I may have the best card "portfolio" I've ever had from a... Read More

The Gate
Value Added Tax to Be Refunded to Foreigners Paid on Hotel Services in Argentina

The value of visiting Argentina as a tourist keeps getting better and better due to at least three financial reasons which have significantly reduced the cost to enjoy... Read More

View from the Wing
Here’s Why ‘Earn and Burn’ is the Best Strategy

We've known devaluations were coming for a very long time. It was obvious when I wrote ten years ago that I was afraid the great values wouldn't last. I suggested that... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Delta August “Power Outage”, Likely a Cyber Attack???

In the age of multiple redundant systems, back-up generators, off-site backups, cloud storage, and underground military grade data centers, Delta’s excuse that a... Read More

Simply The Best: August 2016

Whoa, September is done and I was on the road and could not publish the best posts from August. August was largely a month of complaining, my favorite pastime next to... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Sheraton Dubrovnik

Review einer Junior Suite im absolut tollen Sheraton Dubrovnik ... Read More

Kids Try 100 Years of Airline Food

I saw this video on Bon Appetit’s YouTube page: Kids Try 100 Years of Airline Food. I thought it was an entertaining, though somewhat questionable video.  The... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Hilton Rome Airport

On our way back to the US we had a one night layover in Rome. Our flight from Sardinia arrived in Rome just before 6PM, while our flight the next morning was just after... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Hiking High Tatras Slovakia

Slovakia is a country where hiking is part of the national culture with a well developed network of marked and maintained trails across the country. The High Tatras of... Read More

Miles To Memories
Getting My 10 Year Chinese Visa Was So Much Easier Than I Thought!

Chinese Visa Passport Service Recommendation As I wrote about the other day, I am taking my dad to Asia to re-live his Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Brand New Amex Offers For You Today!

American Express loaded several new Offers for You into my account today. There were a bunch of new local restaurants and stores loaded to my cards today as well as a... Read More

На рейсах Air France/KLM появится WiFi

Удивительно, насколько не в... Read More

Magic of Miles
HotelTonight Launches Promising New Loyalty Program

Also attractive is the fact that all previous spend counts towards the new tiers/levels, and status never expires. The post HotelTonight Launches Promising New Loyalty... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Save 25% On Business Class Awards To Europe

One of the best uses of Air France/KLM FlyingBlue miles is booking their Promo Awards. FlyingBlue publishes these every month, and they offer 20-50% off select award... Read More

Running with Miles
How to Get A Better Delta Card Offer – $100 Credit!

Find out how to get an even better Delta card offer than the one that just came out! This one will give you the same miles plus $100 credit! The post How to Get A Better... Read More

View from the Wing
Several US Cities 25% Off Business and Coach Awards to Europe/Israel

Air France KLM's Flying Blue program should be interesting to U.S. frequent flyers for several reasons: they offer one-way awards; they are an American Express... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Morning Chai: Graveyard of the Obama Doctrine, A Republican Worth Voting For, Hotwire Fax Scam, and More

On my mind: Azerbaijan e-visa works! Events: Bhutan is China’s only neighbor without which it has diplomatic relations, China has launched a charm offensive.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Air France & KLM Will Finally Offer Inflight Wifi

As I've explained before, inflight wifi is one of the amenities I value most on planes. Being able to stay connected with the world while flying around the world is... Read More

Michael W Travels
Flashback: Should You Take Your Toddler to Oktoberfest

With Munich’s Oktoberfest 2016 heading into its final weekend, I thought it would be fitting to re-share a post about our experience at the festival back in... Read More

Deep Dive: United Polaris business class (Part 2 of 3) Food & beverage, lounge

This is Part 2 of our Deep Dive series about United’s much anticipated new Polaris business class which will debut in December. The fleetwide rollout is expected... Read More

5 Things to Consider When Traveling With Friends

While discussed over happy hour drinks, traveling with friends seems like a brilliant idea! You enjoy each other’s company, you enjoy traveling, and you should... Read More

One Mile at a Time
How To Be Treated Like You’re A Loyal Hotel Guest (Even When You’re Not)

As many readers of OMAAT know firsthand, being loyal pays off – whether it comes to airlines or hotels, loyalty is rewarded with preferred status, miles, and... Read More

Deals We Like
Amex Offers Ending Today – Take Advantage of Some Free Money!

There are many Amex Offers ending at the end of the month so I wanted to make sure you are all aware of some popular merchants where you can earn a... Read More

View from the Wing
Pilot Sent to Prison and Do American’s New Uniforms Give Flight Attendants Hives?

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 Amex Offers Loaded

Several new Amex Offers loaded, including many discounts on shopping and even a new hotel offer! This is a great time of year to start looking for more deals! The post... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Air France-KLM to introduce GoGo 2KU in for inflight WiFi

It seems GoGo has picked up another customer, with Air France-KLM Group joining the growing customer base. Air France Boeing 777-300ER at Paris Orly – Image,... Read More

Rene's Points
RenésPoints September Newsletter – Ready for SkyMiles 2017 yet?

Wait, tomorrow is October 1st? Where did September go? I mean it still feels like summer outside but fall is now here and we are only 81 days away from the darkest day... Read More