Впечатление: Aeromexico, E-190, бизнес-класс, Мехико – Санто-Доминго

Aeromexico AM654 Мехико (MEX) – Санто-Доминго... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Marriott Platinum / SPG Platinum: 333 Euro in DEUTSCHLAND!

Das alles ist schon ein wenig verrückt, aber so ist es eben. Wir werden jetzt um 333 Euro Marriott Platinum und damit auch SPG Platinum! Read More

Day 6 and 7: DUI (Detox, Unwind and Invigorate) at Kamalaya, Thailand

My last 2 days at my DUI Retreat (a Detox, Unwind, Invigorate) at Kamalaya Thailand. I start thinking about what I will do when I get back, but push that to the back of... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – American Airlines Airbus A321

It’s Sunday again, so it must be time for some more airplane art. This week, taxing in the early morning is an American Airlines Airbus A321 (ex US Airways) at... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Korean Air Doesn’t Want to Disappoint You, So They Won’t Offer Inflight Wi-Fi

Internet is seen almost as a human right nowadays, and many people have come to expect Wi-Fi wherever they go. In the past few years, we have seen major hotel chains... Read More

View from the Wing
No, Marriott Elites Aren’t Getting Hosed With the Starwood Status Match. Why Do You Ask?

Reader YMX asked, "Gary, don’t you think the status match is inequitable for current Marriott Golds or Platinums?" I'll lay out the argument, and then offer what I... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Hotel Cala Di Volpe Porto Cervo

As a Starwood loyalist I assumed I had already visited almost all of the group's best properties, given the number of St. Regis properties I've stayed at. However, Cala... Read More

Michael W Travels
Travel News, Deals & Offers 9/20-25 2016

Travel News: Skift writes that The Dream of a Pan-African Budget Airline Is Fading. The New York Times shares 5 Volunteer Travel Options in Europe. The Daily Mail has... Read More

Le Chic Geek
One Tip for Taking an Uber from the Suburbs

Usually, when people talk about using Uber, it’s to and from the airport.  Uber is my go to airport ride, but I also use it for a variety of other... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Podcast Roundup: Babushkas of Chernobyl, Wry Qatar, “I Thought I Was Going to Join the Islamic Disney World” and More

Podcasts of note: CNN’s Fareed Zakaria interviews Ukraine’s President Poroshenko and Myanmar’s State Counsellor Ang San Suu Kyi, questions from Putin... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
New Delta One Business Class North End Grill Menu

Last month, we announced wrote how Delta Partners With North End Grill To Offer New Dishes on flights from New York (JFK) to Los Angeles and San Francisco, so... Read More

Wild About Travel
I have now flown to airports with codes starting with 24 letters of the alphabet

Every airport possesses its own three letter unique code. For example: Bos = Boston Logan LAX = Los Angeles For some travelers, these codes are mysterious: BOM =... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Should You Redeem Your Starpoints At Ritz-Carlton Hotels?

It's now possible to transfer points from Starwood Preferred Guest to Marriott Rewards at a 1:3 ratio, and vice versa. I think that's a fair ratio, so I'm quite pleased... Read More

New York to Orlando (via MSP) $168 & 4660 MQMs at 3.6 – 1 Day Weekday Delta Elite Mileage Run

Who’s your buddy NYC Delta fan 😉 BTW no ZIKA risk if you never leave the airport right (kidding no ZIKA in MCO yet, I think). I like this one because it is... Read More

View from the Wing
Starwood’s New Terms and Conditions Tell Us What to Expect in the Future

Marriott's merger with Starwood closed yesterday. They immediately launched the ability to status match and move points between accounts. What dictated the 3:1... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Deal Alert: Fares From $20

There is a fare sale going on right now when you book by September 26th. You have to fly by 11/16/16 and fares are starting at only $20 on Frontier. When you book... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Walking Down The (Airplane) Aisle In A Wedding Dress…

I've flown millions and millions of miles, and sometimes I like to think I've seen it all when it comes to passengers. Fortunately there are days like today that remind... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Icelandair New York JFK to 10 cities in Europe $368-$507 round trip Jan-March

Icelandair has a big sale from New York JFK to Europe for January to March flights with 11 cities priced from $368 to $507 round trip, including Paris. London I $548... Read More

View from the Wing
Passenger Buys Seat for His Doll to Travel to Giant Noah’s Ark Replica and More

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

Loyalty Traveler
United Newark EWR to Amsterdam $439, Brussels $443, Munich $490 Jan 11-March 31

United Airlines has three European routes from Newark EWR under $500 round trip with Amsterdam $439, Brussels $443 and Munich $490 for departures from January 11 to... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Link Your Marriott & SPG Accounts To Transfer Points

Sorry for a slight day on this news, but we have been traveling the last day. Earlier this week, we told you that Marriott and Starwood Were To Become A Combined... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
I’m Obsessed with This Instagram Feed of Airline Food

Regular readers of this blog knows that I include pictures of my meal in every flight report/review. Airline food gets a pretty bad reputation, despite airlines trying... Read More

Frequent Miler
Buy Kenmore Alfie from Sears for $17 & Get $30 in Shop Your Way Rewards

Spend $18 and receive $30 back in points with this new Shop Your Way Rewards deal from Sears. The post Buy Kenmore Alfie from Sears for $17 & Get $30 in Shop Your... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
TAP Portugal $482 Newark EWR to London LGW, Paris $499, Venice $555 Oct-Dec

TAP Portugal has a major fare sale from Newark EWR to cities across Europe with deals to London, Paris, Venice, Rome, and many other citites in France, Germany, Italy... Read More

One Mile at a Time
What Can Newly Minted Starwood Platinum Members Expect?

As of Friday Marriott and Starwood are letting you link accounts, which includes the option to status match and transfer points between programs. Yesterday I outlined... Read More

Frequent Miler
It’s not too late – Deals still alive as of 09/25/2016

Each week we publish a number of fantastic deals on the blog and in Quick Deals. Most deals don’t last long, but some hang around for awhile. In an effort to keep... Read More