One Mile at a Time
Heathrow’s Third Runway Is Finally Approved

For decades the UK has been trying to decide how to expand air connectivity in London. From my perspective, there's not a city in the world with a more botched system of... Read More

Rene's Points
New way to fleece loyal Delta flyers in one trip & MASSIVE NO NOTICE SkyMiles Devaluation (yet again)!

If you are a Delta flyer and think saving SkyMiles is a good idea, I bet you don’t sleep very well at night. You never know when things like massive no notice... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Qantas First And Business Class Lounges at Sydney Airport. 54 Hours In Sydney

I had about an hour to tour the Qantas First and Business Class lounges before my long flight back to the US in the luxury of Qantas first class. Take a walk through... Read More

View from the Wing
Delta Devalues Without Notice for the Fourth Time This Year. This is The Most Egregious Yet

Delta just devalued their miles again, raising the price of business class awards between the US and India 38% without any advance notice and with immediate effect. ... Read More

Walmart Continues to Drop Visa at More of Their Stores

As you already know, I love saving money, so Walmart is definitely one of the stores that I frequently go to. I know a group of people do not like supporting big box... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Delta Will Let You Redeem SkyMiles For Private Jet Flights

If there’s an airline which is aiming to commoditize their mileage currency, it’s Delta. Their long term goal seems pretty clear — they want their... Read More

One Mile at a Time
One Of Delta’s Worst No Notice Award Price Changes Yet

Back in early 2015, Delta deleted their award charts from their website overnight, instead suggesting that award tickets should work the same way as paid tickets, with... Read More

Miles from Blighty
It’s Heathrow – Government announces extra runway approved for airport

With the (not very surprising) announcement that Heathrow is set to get a third runway, let the fun begin..... The post It’s Heathrow – Government announces... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
So we have a decision on runway expansion….

… and with no great surprise, the the airport expansions committee is recommending that  Heathrow Airport should get a third runway.  The Heathrow... Read More

Travel With Massi
Instant Topbonus Silver Status (Oneworld Ruby)

Innerhalb weniger Minuten direkt Instant Topbonus Silver Status beantragen und auf Air Berlin, Niki, Etihad Partners und Oneworld Flügen profitieren. Read more... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
One of the Best Business Class Fares is Back

For certain markets, airlines consistently offer some outstanding fares in premium cabins. For example, you can fly Business Class, roundtrip, from cities like Colombo,... Read More

Frequent Miler
How to fund college savings with a credit card

The New York Times recently published an article about Gift of College rolling out gift cards to stores (initially only in California).  They wrote: Want to Help... Read More

Miles from Blighty
A word of caution when you use Avios to part-pay a ticket with BA

Using Avios as part payment for a ticket is a great way to offset some of the cost. However, be careful - if you cancel, they the Avios are often not refunded. The post... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Oman Air Business Frankfurt / München – Bangkok (Return): 1411 Euro

Von Deutschland mit der genialen Oman Air nach Thailand, auf die arabische Halbinsel und Indien ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Hong Kong 1968 (Video)

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Point Me to the Plane
Delta No Notice Award Price Increase on India Flights, 55K More Miles Roundtrip!

I guess it’s not really “no notice” when award charts are no longer around, but it looks like Delta has increased pricing on their “Level 1 / Low... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Redeem Delta Miles to Fly On a Private Jet!

Delta is providing a new redemption option for your precious SkyMiles…Delta Private Jets. According to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Delta will... Read More

The Gate
Save 20 Percent on Room Rates in Hawaii and Florida For Hilton HHonors Members

For this week only, you can save 20 percent on room rates in Hawaii and Florida if you are a Hilton HHonors member through Friday, October 28, 2016 at 11:59 in the... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Delta Expands Minneapolis-St. Paul Service

Delta recently announced that they would be expanding service from Minneapolis-St. Paul with expanded service to Honolulu, Hawaii; San Jose, Calif. (SJC);... Read More

Jetsetter's Homestead
Instagram Sunsets and Other Random Snaps

True confession – I love Instagram.  For me, it is a great easy way to share random snaps from what may be going on my life on any particular day.  I am... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Swiss Introduces (Expensive) Optional Buy On Board Meals

Swiss has recently added a buy on board a la carte dining option for passengers traveling in economy on longhaul flights. Passengers on eligible flights now have the... Read More

The Reward Boss
Juno Car Service Expanding – Low Driver 10.5% Commission Guarantee + 25% Off Rides NYC

Juno, a new competitor for Uber and Lyft, is looking to expand beyond its initial New York City market. According to, Juno has already reached 16,000... Read More

Delta Seattle Sky Club: Game Changer?

On October 21st, Delta Airlines officially opened their newest Sky Club. The refreshed version of their popular lounge has been a huge success. As is imaginable,... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Earn Bonus Points For JetBlue’s Boston To New York LaGuardia Flight

JetBlue is in the process of launching flights in the competitive Boston to New York LaGuardia market. While they've long flown from Boston to Newark and Kennedy,... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Plastiq and PayPal Might Code as Small Business for Amex Card…Good Earning Potential?

A couple of people are reporting that Plastiq payments made with an American Express card might be coding as a small business purchase. This is significant, because... Read More

Rene's Points
Delta has a big decision REG: heels?, Unhappy AA Pilots to Push Union Switch, Bombardier steep job cuts, Sick Spirit Air from ATL & More!

Every day some travel news headlines catch my attention. Some are from Delta and some are just of travel interest, but all are ones I think you will want to see.... Read More