Pizza in Motion
My Favorite Italian Restaurant In New York City

What makes a great restaurant? For some it's the quality of the food or the wine list. Familiarity, location, a memory perhaps. All of these things factor into my... Read More

The Travel Sisters
Worried About Bed Bugs? This New Product Can Help

This post was sponsored by Ortho Home Defense but all opinions are my own. One of my worst travel fears is bed bugs. I am afraid of staying in a hotel room that has bed... Read More

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Mit 4 Stays zu Hilton Gold

Es gibt wieder einen Fast Track zu Hilton Gold. Mit vier Stays bekommt man den Hilton Gold Status ... Read More

Travel Codex
You Can Now Redeem Hilton Honors Points at Amazon.com

Hilton announced several changes to their loyalty program in February of this year, the least of which was changing the name from “HHonors” to... Read More

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Ryanair veröffentlicht eine Liste der gestrichenen Flüge

Ryanair hat ja angekündigt in nächster Zeit eine beträchtliche Anzahl von Flügen zu streichen. Jetzt gibt es eine Übersicht der betroffenen... Read More

Running with Miles
Great Deal: Fly NYC to Athens on Emirates From $352 Roundtrip

Grab some friends and fly from NYC to Athens on the great Emirates Airlines from only $360 per person roundtrip! This deal is good for travel over the next few months so... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Why Hilton’s Points Pooling Feature Is So Awesome

Through October 4, 2017, we're seeing increased sign-up bonuses on Hilton's two co-branded American Express cards: -- The $75 annual fee Hilton Honors™... Read More

TravelSkills
Routes: Frontier at SJC, Alaska/Virgin, Delta, AA, Sun Country

In domestic route news, ultra-low-cost Frontier announced even more new service at San Jose; Alaska kicks off its big bump in Bay Area service, and deploys more Virgin... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Return of the Awesome United Hertz Offer [Targeted] and How to Maximize It

United already had extended the united.com Hertz 1,500 mile booking… The post Return of the Awesome United Hertz Offer [Targeted] and How to Maximize It appeared... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Inflight connectivity remains a stumbling block in CRJ evolution

As Bombardier seeks to revitalize its CRJ product line the new Atmosphere cabin retrofit is a nice upgrade. But while the company has a solution in place for most of the... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Cellphone Bomb Found In Baggage By Security

This is scary! As reported by Mirror.co.uk, in article “Cellphone bomb found hidden in passenger luggage by X-ray machine at Mangalore Airport in India.”... Read More

God Save The Points
Amazing Deal: $79+ Many U.S. Cities To Miami Round Trip On American Airlines…

When you have to do a double take- you know it’s a great deal. As folks settle in for the long cold winter in most of America, people in Miami just keep their... Read More

The Gate
Sunwapta Falls is Worth a Quick Visit

I first arrived at Sunwapta Falls in Jasper National Park, thinking that it was on my way to Athabasca Glacier in the Rocky Mountains of Canada — and that I... Read More

Mommy Points
Earn Thousands of Bonus United Miles on Purchased Tickets (Targeted)

Targeted promotions can be so amazing or so annoying, depending entirely upon which end of the coin you find your account. A new targeted promotion available to some... Read More

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Reiseveranstalter bringt Antrag auf Konkurs gegen Niki ein

Die Airberlin und Topbonus Insolvenz wird immer spannender. Heute hat ein Reiseveranstalter einen Antrag auf Insolvenz von Niki eingebracht ... Read More

Points With a Crew
How to transfer Hilton points to friends and family (for free)

Follow this step by step tutorial on how to transfer Hilton points to friends, family members, spouses or anyone else, for free. Through Hilton Points pooling, you can... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
The New Bluffworks Meridian Dress Shirt is Here and it is Fantastic!

Bluffworks is going for it again with their new Meridian Dress Shirt. Sneak preview: it is great. Click through for more details! The post The New Bluffworks Meridian... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Prime Minister: Canada Will NOT Buy Boeing Jets

Canadian Prime Minster Justin Trudeau has declared that Canada will not do business with Boeing, threatening to look elsewhere to supply Canada’s next generation... Read More

View from the Wing
You Won’t Have to Go to Jail for Using Your Smartphone in Airplane Mode on Chinese Airlines

Chinese civil aviation regulations forbid the use of mobile phones inflight – even in airplane mode – but they do not forbid the use of tablets. I know this... Read More

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Airberlin streicht WIRKLICH große Teile der Langstrecke – Ryan, Eurowings und Condor bringen sich in Position

Gestern hat man es noch dementiert, aber mit 24.09. streicht man große Teile der Airberlin Langstrecke. Zeitgleich bringen sich Eurowings, Ryanair und Condor in... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The Two Credit Cards That I Consider To Be Too Generous

The credit card landscape is more competitive than ever before, and that's great for consumers. Credit card companies make money through a combination of three revenue... Read More

Will Run For Miles
Now You Can Use Hilton Points as a Payment Method at Amazon (But Should You?)

Now you can pay for Amazon purchases with Hilton points, but I wouldn't recommend it The post Now You Can Use Hilton Points as a Payment Method at Amazon (But Should... Read More

TravelUpdate
Theft In The Air: Qatar Airways Inflight Shocker

A colleague was winging her way to the Maldives from Los Angeles on Qatar Airways for a business trip when the unexpected happened. She emerged from the loo only to... Read More

Mommy Points
Southwest Very Close to a Hawaii Announcement?

I’m not sure there is a longer-standing airline route rumor than when it comes to Southwest and Hawaii. Just as an example, there has been an active... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Checking In: BLOC Hotel – Gatwick Airport

Need a quick overnight near Gatwick Airport? How about a stay in the Bloc Hotel inside the terminal. Hard to find a more convenient option, and it was surprisingly... Read More

Pizza in Motion
A Honeymoon And A Divorce, Iceland Stopovers On United And Cheap Flights To Singapore

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn't have time to write about in... Read More

God Save The Points
The Inside Scoop On Ryanair’s Complete Meltdown….

It’s safe to say that Ryanair is having a bad week. To make things worse- things aren’t going to get better for at least six more weeks. Talk about a bad... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Emirates will introduce enhanced screening to USA in October 2017

Emirates will introduce new screening and check-in measures for US-bound passengers in October 2017. Here is the lowdown on this move. Don't worry, you won't be... Read More

View from the Wing
New Book Out Today From Frequent Flyer Chris Guillebeau — Highly Actionable

I've been following the work of Chris Guillebeau for a long time. Chris has visited every country in the world and he did it as a miles and points guy, he wrote an... Read More

Deals We Like
Earn $15 in Free Gift Cards for Eating Out!

If you eat out often (or ever), I highly recommend checking out the site Seated. This app allows you to make a restaurant reservation through their app and for doing so... Read More

ThePointsOfLife
Taco Bell in Shanghai (Puxi): Time to Move!

My favorite city in the world is Shanghai. From bargaining, to dumplings, to nightlife, the city has everything an expat needs to live the good life. Well, almost... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The Creative Way Lufthansa Is Taking Over Airberlin’s Routes To The Caribbean

Airberlin's days are very much numbered. The airline filed for insolvency over a month ago, and has a temporary loan from the German government as airberlin's creditors... Read More

The Military Frequent Flyer
Chuck Takes a Mileage Run to Bali

Hi, I’m Chuck Brackett and this is my first ever blog post. I spent over 21 years in the Navy and I’ve spent the last 8 as a Navy spouse so I’ve seen a... Read More

Travelling the World
My Longest Economy Class Flight in 5+ Years

Thanks to miles and points, most of the time I don’t have to fly Economy Class. The only exceptions are flights under 3 hours – if Economy is substantially... Read More

Miles To Memories
Conrad Centennial Singapore Review: Worn & Disappointing

A full Conrad Centennial Singapore Review including why this luxury property is a bit old, worn and why my stay wasn't quite as luxurious as expected. Read More

TravelUpdate
British Airways Adds Gatwick Flights

British Airways is one of the legacy airlines that has been expanding to the US quite aggressively. They recently added flights to Ft. Lauderdale, New Orleans and... Read More

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