You Have Been Upgraded
In Bali brodelt ein Vulkan

In Bali wird es gerade ungemütlich. Der Vulkan Gunung Agung ist ein wenig sehr aktiv ... Read More

Mommy Points
Score 1,000 Free Marriott Points Before 8PM Eastern Today

Good news for Marriott Rewards fans as it looks like last week’s opportunity to get 1,000 free bonus Marriott Rewards points for tweeting with Marriott on NFL... Read More

Mommy Points
Score 1,000 Free Marriott Points Before 8PM Eastern Today

Good news for Marriott Rewards fans as it looks like last week’s opportunity to get 1,000 free bonus Marriott Rewards points for tweeting with Marriott on NFL... Read More

One Mile at a Time
My Interesting Conversation With American Customer Relations

On Wednesday I wrote about a situation I encountered while trying to change an American ticket, which is just the latest example of how low American's customer service... Read More

American Airlines Adding Flat-Beds from BOS to LAX

American Airlines is Adding The Airbus A321 Transcon from Boston to Los Angeles But, It’s Actually Bad News American Airlines has been flying a fleet of Airbus... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Overview of Hilton HHonors Gold Elite Status

Hilton and American Express have just launched increased sign-up offers for two of their cards. You’ll now earn  100,000 Hilton Honors Bonus... Read More

Running with Miles
Great Stacking Deals! Save Big at eBags on Tumi & More!

Take advantage of some great stacking deals today to save big on tons of items at eBags including Tumi luggage! The post Great Stacking Deals! Save Big at eBags on Tumi... Read More

The Gate
Travel Alert September 2017: Tropical Storm Pilar to Affect Southwestern Mexico

If southwestern Mexico is in your travel plans over the next few days, you may want to consider delaying your travel — or, at least, keep yourself updated as... Read More

View from the Wing
Fly American’s A321 Three-Cabin First Class for $518

Earlier today I wrote about American putting a 3-cabin aircraft once a day on Boston - Los Angeles. For those who want to fly cross country in American's three-cabin... Read More

Points With a Crew
Delta adds 6 new transatlantic services for Summer 2018

Delta is adding 6 new transatlantic nonstop services for summer 2018. Read More

One Mile at a Time
Must-See BuzzFeed Video About Three Different Airline Experiences

Most of you probably remember Casey Neistat's videos about his flights on Emirates last year, which have a combined 60 million views on YouTube: Well, taking inspiration... Read More

Travel With Grant
iTunes Movie Rental Playback Extended from 24 Hours to 48 Hours

When you travel, do you download movies or shows beforehand so you can watch them whenever you feel like it? I’m sure you do! I do too. But there’s something... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
Episode 5 of my Patagonia Trip Series is live!

I do a hike, it goes wrong, then I go driving looking for a cool sunset picture, which also goes wrong, and then I head back to the hotel for a Texas A&M football... Read More

View from the Wing
Piece of a Boeing 777’s Wing Fell Off — And Landed on a Car in Osaka

A KLM Boeing 777-200 flying from Osaka Kansai to Amsterdam on Saturday lost a piece of its wing -- which fell onto a car. As the plane climbed through 12,000 feet on... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Últimos dias para a promoção da Air France e KLM

A Air France e KLM estão com suas promoções Oh Lala deals e Dream Sales no seu fim. As reservas poderão ser feitas até o dia 26 de... Read More

The Gate
Stuff On My Mind Which Has Nothing to Do With Travel — September 2017

If you are looking for a trip report or review or seeking advice on collecting frequent travel loyalty program miles and points, this is the wrong article to read,... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Closing My American Airlines Citi Executive Card

I‘ve held the Citi Advantage Executive Credit Card since the day it was announced. In fact my wife and I were in Mexico applying on separate computers at the same... Read More

Travel With Massi
Sunday Hangover No. 53

Sunday Hangover – Woche 38 Auch wenn der Blog in dieser Woche deutlich zu kurz kam, war es doch eine sehr geniale Woche ganz im Zeichen des Star Alliance MegaDo,... Read More

Booking Precision Air From Zanzibar: Only Aviator Works!

Putting the finishing touches on my South America and Africa trip. I survived an Avianca strike by some last minute ingenuity. One flight that was not part of this... Read More

Popular: Final 747 flights + LA Tips + New routes + Elite tiers + more

TravelSkills’ 10 most popular posts over the last week (descending order): 1 United’s final 747 flight to HNL sells out in 2 hours 2 Trip... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Malaysia Business Kuala Lumpur – Indien (Return): 260 Euro

Hat man sich mal in Kuala Lumpur positioniert, kann man gerade eine tolle Rundreise über den indischen Subkontinent starten ... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Bangalore Points & Miles Meetup on September 29, 2017

It is time to meet up, Bangalore! Here are all the details of the meetup in Bangalore for Friday 29 September 2017. Do check in and RSVP. The post Bangalore Points... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: American Flagship Lounge Chicago O’Hare Airport

American is in the process of revamping their international lounge experience, including creating new Flagship Lounges. American's Flagship Lounges used to just be open... Read More

Delta Europe Summer 2018 Expansion

Delta Airlines is America’s largest carrier by international destinations. They offer the most trans-Atlantic destinations of any carrier in the US. This gives... Read More

Mommy Points
You Can Use Points for Spring Break 2019 Now

If you find yourself with some free time today, and you want to hop on the time-traveling machine to think for a bit about where your family would like to go for Spring... Read More

View from the Wing
TIP: American is Selling Business Class for the Price of Coach Boston – Los Angeles

The American Airlines Airbus A321T is a 3-cabin aircraft with economy (including Main Cabin Extra extra legroom seating), fully flat business class, and 1-1 seating... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Some changes are coming…I think you’ll like them.

Notice anything different around my blog lately? If you're a regular reader you probably did. I'm writing a bit more and changing some of the site features and structure... Read More

Travel With Grant
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) Airport Guide & Airline Lounge Locations

Buenos dias everyone! A friend recently asked some questions about an upcoming connection through LAX, and since there have been so many changes at that airport this... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
San Francisco Hotel Rewards Map

San Francisco is an expensive hotel city. Too expensive for many travelers to stay very long. Hotel loyalty points can soften the blow, but even with points you need a... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Air New Zealand Makes My Case

I had previously discussed the issues with fare price protection for both consumers and brands. I outlined how fares have been priced so competitively that they rival... Read More

Michael W Travels
Baggage Handler Purposely Sent Luggage To Wrong Destinations

Many people will never check their luggage but it isn’t always possible when you’re traveling with kids. The main benefits of bringing your bags as a... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Sale on Tailgating Gear on Amazon Today

Football season is upon us!  Amazon has a huge deal on tailgating gear, which is apropos since I just got the first “let’s go tailgating!”... Read More

Points With a Crew
Proving the existence of “Mormon radar” in Peru (it may be a scientific fact)

Many Mormons believe in a "Mormon radar" - that they can identify other Mormons by looking at them. Here are my experiences and a scientific study that says... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The British Airways Card Sign-Up Bonus May Be Changing Soon

I’ve written about the awesome British Airways Visa Signature® Card, which is offering a sign-up bonus of up to 100,000 bonus Avios, depending on how... Read More

Deals We Like
All Deals in One Spot!

Here is a compiled list with all of the currently active deals in the points and miles world! Make sure to scroll through to check on any offers expiring soon that... Read More

How One of My Trip Routing Caused A Few Eyebrows to Be Raised

Disclaimer:  This post contains some affiliate links. I am the travel planner in the family, and I don’t generally like to plan trips involving very complex... Read More

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