Rene's Points
Weekly Delta Roundup: LAX Hub? CS100 home? 2 Lap Kids is not OK! Seattle just keeps growing (be very afraid Alaska).

Weekly Delta roundup: LAX Hub? CS100 home? 2 Lap Kids is not OK! Seattle just keeps growing (be very afraid Alaska). Continue reading → The post Weekly Delta... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Sampling Every Dish At The United Polaris Lounge

I'm not going to lie, traveling as a family with three kids five and under is a lot of work. Quite often it means not getting to use some of the airline or lounge... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Korean Air First Class Lounge Seoul

The Korean Air First Class Lounge is located in the international departure terminal of Incheon International Airport. After clearing customs and immigration, make a... Read More

Travel With Grant
4 Less Traveled Sites to See in Buenos Aires

It’s easy to come up with a list of the top sites to see in Buenos Aires as there’s a lot to see and do. It’s a fascinating city and according to most... Read More

Marriott Invests in PlacePass

In celebration of Marriott Rewards surpassing 100 million loyalty members (granted, it includes The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest members), they... Read More

Goodbye Virgin America… Hello New Alaska Air

HUGE NEWS!  Yesterday, Alaska Airlines finally revealed its future integration plans!  And while there were some speculation Alaska Air would retain both... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Mr & Mrs Smith x Tokyobike – City Guides and Free Bike Hire in Singapore (April 2017)

The award-winning boutique hotel booking service, Mr & Mrs Smith is collaborating with Tokyobike (a small and independent bicycle company from Yanaka, Tokyo) to... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Emirates Will Gate Check Your Banned In-Flight Electronic Devices

While the in-flight electronics ban prohibits items larger then mobile phones on U.S. bound flights, it does not specify how airlines must implement the ban. Emirates... Read More

View from the Wing
Alaska Airlines Announces They’re Killing Virgin America, Long Live Virgin America

Alaska Airlines announced that they'll be eliminating the Virgin America brand sometime in 2019. Along with that they've made several product change announcements.... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Hainan Business Class San Jose to Beijing

Hainan Airlines is the only mainland Chinese airline to have a Skytrax 5 star rated airline. The small but mighty airline is only 25 years old but has a reputation of... Read More

Live from a Lounge
2 Indians who should be role models but should now be on no-fly lists!!

Within this week, at least two incidents have happened where people who should be extra careful about how they behave, acted carelessly and misbehaved on Air India's... Read More

Frequent Miler
Build your own business class fare sale with vacation packages

Lately, we have published some great ways to get cheap business class plane tickets. Whether showing how you could buy points to score a great deal on business class or... Read More

Points From The Pacific
New Information On The Etihad & Lufthansa Partnership

Last month Etihad and Lufthansa announced they would greater enhance their partnership. Things are moving pretty fast and we will be seeing more and more... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Turkish greift in Meilenpromotion ein!

Turkish hat sich in den Geschäftsbedingungen eine Veränderung der Mehrfach-Meilenpromotion vorbehalten. Jetzt hat man das auch wirklich getan. WTF??? Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
28000 Lufthansa Meilen: 353 Euro (Abo)

Immer wieder muss man auf die Abos für Miles and More Meilen hinweisen. Immer wieder, gebetsmühlenartig ... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Air India planning free wifi on planes

Air India is planning to offer wifi, that too free of cost, on their planes. Here are some details including the expected date of launch per Air India. What do you... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Fantastic deal on Samsonite baggage at 35% off

Samsonite luggage is going on for 35% discount at the moment. A great time to pick up that bag you've always thought of buying but have been postponing! The post... Read More

Does T-Mobile have a “Bill Credit” Problem?

Disclaimer: I have no financial affiliation with T-Mobile, other than as a current customer. I switched to T-Mobile last year, and I thought I’d give an update on... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Zürich Airport 1992 Dokumentation (Video)

Fliegen in den 90er Jahren in der Schweiz. Ganz kurzweilige Doku über den Flughafen Zürich 1992 ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
BIG Updates About The Future Of Alaska & Virgin America

Alaska's takeover of Virgin America closed in mid-December, though we haven't seen much in the way of integration so far. The two brands are very different, and their... Read More

The Gate
Virgin America Name to Cease to Exist in 2019

After what is being called “careful consideration,” the Virgin America name will likely cease to exist as a brand sometime in the year 2019 — exactly... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Huge Alaska Airlines Virgin America Merger News

Alaska Airlines just announced their vision and plans for the future of the airline after its merger with Virgin America in their latest blog post. Here are some of the... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Reminder: Shanghai Miles and Points Meetup 3/29

When I posted this last week, a friend in Shanghai immediately sent me that China and BoardingArea were not getting along at the moment. Seems… The post Reminder:... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Virgin Australia to operate flights between Melbourne and Hong Kong from July 2017

Following the strategic alliance between Virgin Australia and HNA Aviation, Virgin Australia has just announced plans to introduce its first flights to Hong Kong from... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Using Delta Miles to travel to India

Delta Skymiles flicked the switch on a button a short while ago which makes it possible to redeem DL Skymiles for flights to India on Jet Airways, apart from their other... Read More

Michael W Travels
A Family Visit to the Guinness Storehouse

While researching things to do during our trip to Ireland, there was one place that I knew we had to visit. For years I’ve heard about the Guinness... Read More

Monkey Miles
World’s Longest Tower may pop up in NYC – The Big Bend

World’s Longest Tower may pop up in NYC – The Big Bend I’ve heard of the World’s Tallest building, and NYC is certainly home to some incredible... Read More

Jetsetter's Homestead
The Round Up: Polaris, Potatoes, and Puppets

Welcome to the Round Up where we share all of the random things we stumble upon while surfing social media going about our daily business.  Nothing makes... Read More

Miles To Memories
Alaska Announces Virgin’s Fate & Enhancements to Their Boeing & Airbus Fleet (New Seats, Faster Internet & More!)

Alaska Airlines has announced a number of enhancements to their brand over the next year including the fate of the Virgin America brand, new seats and a huge upgrade to... Read More

Travel Codex
Breaking: Alaska Airlines HUGE Merger News: The End of Virgin America & Flight Enhancements

Alaska Airline and Virgin America today announced several key product enhancements that will roll out across the two airlines over the next several years. As the airline... Read More

View from the Wing
The 5 Best Ways to Get a Great Deal to Hawaii

US airline frequent flyer programs charge about 45,000 miles roundtrip in economy for a saver award and 75,000 or 80,000 miles in first class. That's actually really... Read More

Points With a Crew
San Francisco Bay Area miles and points meetup

There's a miles and points meetup in the San Francisco / Bay Area coming up. If you're in the area, join with your fellow travel hackers to talk ... Read More

Frequent Miler
$10 off $10 at CVS for first time curbside pick up

CVS is offering $10 off of $10 or for new customers who use CVS Express and curbside pick up with promo code CVSCURBEM10. The Deal: CVS is offering $10 off an... Read More

Fly & Dine
Royal Jordanian Has an Amazing Response to the US Electronics Travel Ban

What do you do when the US institutes yet another version of their travel ban (this time for electronics)? Well, if you’re Royal Jordanian, you tap into your inner... Read More

Alaska Airlines reveals fate of Virgin America

After months of speculation about the fate of the Virgin America brand and product under Alaska Airlines ownership, Alaska’s management has finally decided: The... Read More

The Gate
Hot Escapes Sale For March 22, 2017 With Starwood Preferred Guest

A total of 33 participating hotel and resort properties are available for discounts this week through the Hot Escapes sale with Starwood Preferred Guest with which you... Read More