View from the Wing
Getting Kicked Out of a Hotel Bar and the Economist Takes on the Value of Amex Points

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

Mommy Points
What to Do When an Airline Loses Your Stroller

Travel with young kids can be hard. Traveling with young kids by yourself is harder. Traveling by yourself with a young special needs kid I can only imagine is harder... Read More

God Save The Points
Vegas Deal: €299 European Cities To Las Vegas Round Trip- With Checked Bag…

You work hard for your money- so there’s no better place to throw it all away on night clubs, all you can eat buffets, pool parties and probably quite a long list... Read More

The Gate
Landfall of Category 4 Hurricane Maria Occurred on Puerto Rico — and Next…

With maximum sustained winds clocked at 155 miles per hour, Hurricane Maria was just a couple of miles per hour shy of being only the second Category 5 hurricane in... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Smiles está dando até 25 pontos por real gasto nos seus hotéis

Parece que as reservas de hotel do Smiles não estão indo bem, pois o programa acaba de lançar uma promoção com marketing pesado nas... Read More

View from the Wing
Baggage Handler Intentionally Misdirected Luggage for Months

It's often been said that there are two kinds of luggage: carry on and lost. Baggage handlers don't usually just send your stuff somewhere else for kicks. But one man... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Multiplus e Itaú Unibanco darão 50% de bônus para os portadores do Multiplus Itaucard e TAM Itaucard

A Multiplus e o Itaú Unibanco lançam promoção inédita que dará 50% de bônus para os portadores do Multiplus Itaucard e... Read More

Mommy Points
“I Already Have Too Many Miles and Points”

Since entering the world of the mostly-retired and accumulating miles and points, largely through using rewards credit cards, my parents have increased the number of... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Air Berlin libera acúmulo e resgate de milhas

Foi um auê quando a Air Berlin suspendeu as operações do seu programa de fidelidade, e não comentamos profundamente aqui porque na... Read More

Miles To Memories
Your Questions Answered: Best Way to Book First Class From ATL to LAX Using Miles and Points

The best way to book First Class airline tickets from ATL to LAX. How to use your available miles and points to get the best deal possible. Analysis of options using... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Airberlin’s Topbonus Program Is Making A Bizarre Comeback

On August 15, 2017, airberlin filed for insolvency, and then a bit over a week later, airberlin's spun off loyalty program, topbonus, filed for insolvency. Even though... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Wizzair erlaubt jetzt Buchungen ohne Namen – GEIL!

Nur für die Begleitpersonen, aber man kann jetzt bei Wizzair Tickets ohne Namen reservieren ... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Is Air Canada the next Basic Economy airline?

Air Canada is the latest airline to call out fare (un)bundling options as a means to further increase revenue. And a version of Basic Economy is under consideration as... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Free “Inspired” Status With Small Luxury Hotels Of The World

Small Luxury Hotels of the World is a collection of about 520 independent hotels around the world. As the name suggests, the hotels are for the most part... Read More

TravelSkills
Comparing airlines’ elite status tiers

Is it possible to compare one airline’s elite status requirements and benefits to another’s? Most frequent travelers will usually devote their mile/point... Read More

Running with Miles
How To Fly Cross Country to the Boston Marathon in Style!

If you are headed to the 2018 Boston Marathon from the West Coast, find out how you can treat yourself to an amazing business class seat for very little out of pocket!... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
I Love the New United Airlines Safety Video

United Airlines has just unveiled its latest safety video, Safety is Global III, a well-done safety video that is light on humor but nicely showcases United’s... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
USA-Canada Map Best Western Premier Collection and Premier 55 Hotels

This post includes a map of 55 Best Western hotels in top tier BW Premier Collection and next tier BW Premier hotels. Best Western Rewards Fall 2017 promotion includes... Read More

God Save The Points
Opinion: Cabin Crews Are The Most Important Factor To A Great Flight…

Many travel bloggers love to use technical terms like “hard product”, “herringbone” and other ways of sounding “in the know”... Read More

View from the Wing
United’s New Safety Video is Here!

There are easter eggs here, like as others have noted the Boeing 787 mother and her 737 child. Sadly despite the impending 747 retirement the Queen of the Skies made no... Read More

One Mile at a Time
United’s Latest “Safety Is Global” Video

For the past several years, United's safety videos have had a "safety is global" theme. The idea is that United employees are demonstrating safety features with the... Read More

EliteMileageRun
Los Angeles to Miami (& VV) $238 & 6250 MQMs at 3.8CPM weekday / weekend Delta Elite Mileage run 2017

Los Angeles to Miami (& VV) $238 & 6250 MQMs at 3.8CPM weekday / weekend Delta Elite Mileage run 2017 Continue reading → The post Los Angeles to Miami... Read More

Heels First Travel
How to Get One of the World’s Best Wines for $8 & More

Highlights and headlines from around the web: I love good wine and over the years I’ve learned that good doesn’t always mean expensive (keep an eye out for... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Access Lufthansa Lounges With Amex Platinum & Centurion Cards

The Platinum Card® from American Express and The Business Platinum® Card from American Express OPEN both get you access to Amex's Global Lounge... Read More

Travel Codex
Marriott’s MegaBonus Unlock More is Non-Existent

Marriott’s Fall 2017 MegaBonus rewards travelers with a free night at a category 1-5 hotel after two paid stays. All someone has to do is stay one night at any... Read More

Will Run For Miles
Global Citizen Live Event: A Night of MUSIC, ADVOCACY and IMPACT

When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful ~ Malala Yousafzai The post Global Citizen Live Event: A Night of MUSIC, ADVOCACY and IMPACT appeared... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Starwood Save Up To 34% Hotels

Starwood released this week’s SPG Hot Escapes, where you can save a bunch on upcoming hotel stays. Every week, they offer savings at select properties... Read More

Miles To Memories
CardCash Sale, Extra 4% Off Gas Gift Cards

CardCash has a new promotion that can get you extra savings on already discounted gas gift cards. Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Topbonus Meilen kann man wieder einlösen und sammeln – Leider kein guter Deal!

Topbonus ist ja seit Wochen down. Jetzt kann man mit Etihad wieder Meilen sammeln und im Topbonus Pop-up Shop einlösen. Das Angebot erscheint aber nicht sehr gut ... Read More

View from the Wing
Cabinet Secretary Took a $25,000 Private Jet Last Week — From DC to Philadelphia

Private jet travel can make great sense even if the political optics are tough especially when traveling between small cities on a tight schedule. Secretary of Health... Read More

Travel With Grant
Hyatt Quietly Killed their Try the World Gift Boxes (& I’m Missing My Last 2 Boxes)

I’m frustrated and at my wits' end with Hyatt’s Try The World gift box of the month program. Their logo is “Connecting you to the people, places, and... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Qatar tem Austrália a 3.400 Reais com taxas inclusas em 2018

A Qatar está com um excelente preço para a Austrália no ano que vem, 2018, porém essa promoção terá... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American Customer Service Really Is This Bad, Even For Executive Platinum Members

It's no secret that I'm disenchanted with American, and in particular, their AAdvantage program. A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post outlining just how many negative... Read More

Running with Miles
Travel Items I Always Take with Me

There are a few items that are always in my carry-on bag when I travel. We all have our favorite items, these are mine. The post Travel Items I Always Take with Me... Read More

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