Don’t Call the Airline!
Update on Aeroplan Bookings

Earlier today, I posted about how Aeroplan was blocking redemptions on any booking that does not involve a point in Canada or the United States. I emailed my contact at... Read More

TravelSkills
Quiz: Test your planespotting skills

Over the last week we ran our popular planespotting series. Did you pay attention? Now it’s time for a fun TravelSkills quiz! We ran this quiz last year and... Read More

Running with Miles
Is This The Most Interesting Modern Payment Solution Yet?

How we pay for things is constantly involving as technology slowly loosens us from using cash in our transactions. This new Virtual Reality payment solution is one more... Read More

View from the Wing
Laptop Ban Still Coming for Europe Flights — And for Flights Departing U.S. Too

Not only isn’t a ban on electronics on flights from Europe to the U.S. dead, according to the Homeland Security Secretary it may be extended to flights departing... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Dear Hotels: Please Stop Assuming Only Straight, Married Couples Travel

I'm not writing this post because I feel victimized or offended by this practice, but rather I'm just sort of puzzled that this still happens in 2017. Nowadays hotels... Read More

Road Warriorette
Four nights in Florida for $205 and lots of points; it’s possible but takes a lot of planning!

Take the Road Warriorette Survey and enter for a chance to win $100 to Amazon!! You guys know I don’t write about points too often, and I don’t claim to be... Read More

Mommy Points
The Expensive Disney Hotel I Really Want to Visit

Thanks to miles, points, and travel deals, we have been fortunate enough to visit Disney World a number of times both before, during, and after we had kids... Read More

Michael W Travels
What Did We Try At McDonald’s Korea?

During our trip to South Korea, we arrived late in Seoul tired and hungry. While I would’ve liked to have had some local food, Kim and I decided that we... Read More

The Gate
Another Airline, Another Meltdown: This Time, British Airways

British Airways is currently undergoing a “major IT system failure” which will hopefully be resolved in the next couple of hours — and the major global... Read More

Travel Codex
British Airways Cancels All Flights – Catastrophic IT Failure – What You Can Do

British Airways is currently suffering from a catastrophic IT failure which is causing hundreds of delays and flight cancellations systemwide. The IT failure is... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
United-ANA LAX to Bangkok $552 Aug-Dec

Los Angeles LAX to Bangkok, Thailand BKK is on sale for $547 to $552 round trip on United and ANA for travel late August to early December 2017. United Airlines ticket... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Winners Of Delta Drink Tickets

Did you win? If so, we will send your drink coupons in the mail to you to help you get your summer travels started right! We announced this contest and have drawn 10... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
80000 Hilton Punkte: 357 Euro (50% Rabatt)

Hilton hat einen Sale für Punkte eingeschalten. Es gibt bis zu 50% Rabatt! Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Spirit Airlines CEO Promises Better Customer Service

Spirit Airlines may be a low-cost leader, but its customer service leaves many passengers fuming. In the past, the airline has been openly indifferent (if not downright... Read More

View from the Wing
Aeroplan Hates Their Customers, No Longer Lets You Book Most World Awards Online

Aeroplan used to be one of the best frequent flyer programs in the world, maybe even the best, but over the past six years we've seen multiple rounds of award chart... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi

After spending a night at the Shangri-La Abu Dhabi and then flying from Abu Dhabi to Cairo and back in a day, I had two more nights in Abu Dhabi before my flight to... Read More

Running with Miles
Uber Free To Operate In Italy – Again

As of yesterday, Uber is once again free to operate in Italy. This is great news for people that love using the app-based service and will be in Italy. The post Uber... Read More

Points With a Crew
5 Hilton hotels to use the Surpass free weekend certificate

In addition to the (all time high) bonus of 100,000 Hilton points, the Surpass card ALSO comes with an anniversary weekend free night. Here are 5 hotels you might want... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
My Five Favorite Pictures from the new American Flagship Lounge and Dining at JFK

Let us take a look at some of my favorites from the new American Airlines Flagship Lounge and Flagship First Dining service at JFK! The post My Five Favorite Pictures... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Last Chance 50% Airline Rebate

If you are considering redeeming points or miles for an upcoming flight in the coming year or you have some big travel plans ahead of you, this could be big help to save... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Why is Aeroplan Website Blocking Non-US/Canada Awards? My Theory

Aeroplan is blocking all online award redemptions of itineraries that do not touch the USA or Canada. Earlier this month I wrote The Worst Aeroplan Redemption... Read More

Deals We Like
2 Weeks Left to Get Sam’s Club Membership at a Deal!

Through June 11, 2017, Sam’s Club is offering a nice promotion for those looking to purchase a year long membership. While similar offers comes... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
DLD 143: What and Where for the Whale?

What's next for the A380? Delays in opening at Dubai and tracking new jets, too. The post DLD 143: What and Where for the Whale? appeared first on Wandering Aramean. Read More

One Mile at a Time
Here’s What The DHS Secretary Says About Expansion Of The Electronics Ban

We've been getting some very mixed signals when it comes to a potential expansion of the electronics ban. While an electronics ban has been in place for flights from... Read More

Rene's Points
Is Sprint’s “free” international 2G service usable? What about the “fast” data pack upgrade? Worth it? You bet it is!

Is Sprint's "free" international 2G service usable? What about the "fast" data pack upgrade? Worth it? You bet it is! Continue reading → The post Is Sprint’s... Read More

TravelUpdate
John Travolta Donates His Qantas Boeing 707 to HARS

John Travolta owns a former Qantas Boeing 707-138B which he uses as a private jet and this aircraft is the last Boeing 707-138B produced. The aircraft first flew on 1... Read More

View from the Wing
Walking in on Breastfeeding Mom in the Lavatory and What Pilots Actually Do

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

Frequent Miler
How do you choose your rewards?

Good choices and bad ones, we’ve written this week about making choices in your rewards. Sometimes, it’s a no-brainer, but more often than not in this... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
British Airways IT Outage – flights delayed

If you’re taking advantage of the Bank Holiday Weekend, or the Half-Term week, and flying British Airways, you probably are aware the airline is having IT issues.... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
Miles and More Kreditkarte Gold mit 15.000 Meilen oder 3.000 Statusmeilen Willkommensbonus!

Für kurze Zeit gibt es die Miles and More Kreditkarte Gold World Plus mit einem Willkommensbonus von 15.000 Miles and More Meilen. Alternativ gibt es 3.000... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Hotel Review: Sheraton Catania, Sicily

This was our second time back at the Sheraton Catania. This hotel is a bit of an odd property, but a pretty good value for point redemptions. The post Hotel Review:... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
2000 Airberlin Meilen: 1,90 Euro

Wir sammeln wieder Airberlin Topbonus Meilen. Mit ein wenig tricksen gibt es 2 000 Meilen um 1,90 Euro ... Read More

Miles from Blighty
For one week only – Heathrow Rewards points twice as valuable

Heathrow rewards points are doubly valuable for shopping if you redeem them in the next week. The post For one week only – Heathrow Rewards points twice as... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
Any Electronics Ban On Airliners Now May Include Flights Originating In The USA

As the Electronics Ban soap opera continues, it appears it will be worse than expected..... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Strange: Aeroplan’s Website Is Blocking Non-US/Canada Awards

Well this is... interesting. It appears as if Aeroplan's website is no longer allowing members to book awards that don't originate or terminate in Canada or the United... Read More

The Gate
Earn Triple Avios by Shopping — May 2017

You can earn triple Avios by shopping when you shop at selected retailers through Wednesday, May 31, 2017 in both the United Kingdom and the United States. This... Read More