Emirates’ $1 WiFi

Airlines are getting on the WiFi bandwagon in droves. I remember Lufthansa testing WiFi in their long haul planes over a decade ago . Most airlines in the US have WiFi... Read More

MJ on Travel
How Rumors Get Started on the Internet

I was going to write about all the things that I missed covering while I was away on vacation and not about how rumors get started on the internet. All that said, here... Read More

Miles from Blighty
4 unusual things to do in London

As you know I live and work in London. I am offering the following 4 activities to do on a trip which you might not know about, or find out about easily from the hotel.... Read More

Running with Miles
Another Card With A $200 Bonus Offer

The Chase Freedom offer of $200 after spending $500 was only a limited-time offer and has since dropped to the normal $100 bonus. While most of the readers here signed... Read More

Delta Points
Time to play catch-up – What did I miss from my vacation last week?

  Last week I spent most of the week floating around the Bahamas on my first Royal Caribbean cruise (I have been on NCL in the past but NEVER again). I will have... Read More

Pearls of Travel Wisdom
Eastern Air Lines – They’re Baaaackk!

After nearly a quarter century out of business, Eastern Air Lines is preparing to rise once again. On Friday, they took delivery of their first of twenty 737-800... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
How To Get Amazon Prime For Free With American Express

I recently did a 30 day trial membership of Amazon Prime, which was great timing heading into the holidays. I got so many sweet deals with having the benefit of Prime... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hello From The Qatar Airways A350 Delivery Ceremony

As ya'll know, I'm kind of a Qatar Airways enthusiast. I was on the Qatar Airways A380 inaugural flight, and am booked on the Qatar Airways A350 inaugural commercial... Read More

View From the Wing
Don’t Store Babies Inside Overhead Bins (Don’t Steal Their Nutella Either)

News and notes from around the interweb: Nutella jars seized from pregnant mother because they represented terror risk. (HT: Alan H.) The airport staff was ‘just... Read More

The Gate
Where Can You Find the Lowest Prices For Gasoline — and In Which States Is It Fewer Than $1.80 Per Gallon?

As of the time this article has been posted, additional states have joined Oklahoma, Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama and Indiana — on which I reported in... Read More

Mommy Points
10 Tips for Easier Family Holiday Air Travel

I’ve read plenty of articles stating that 2014 winter holiday travel is shaping up to be one of the busiest, if not the busiest, yet.  This seems to be true... Read More

Michael W Travels
Should I Transfer My Amex Points to BA?

Waiting on a solid transfer bonus for your American Express Membership Reward points? FInd out where avid points collector Michael W might send his points. The post... Read More

Deals We Like
New Chime Card Rewards

I first wrote about the Chime Card back in September and since then have written about a few of their offers. For those new to this card, it is a debit card and gives... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
SkyTeam rolls out SkyPriorty to its entitre network

Priority services on airlines can be a very mixed bag – however, SkyTeam has been pushing its members along to deliver a unified experience called... Read More

Travel Codex
Shop Your Way to Free Flights and Travel Perks

The following piece was written by Julian (the Devil’s Advocate) for U.S. News & World Report and first appeared in the Travel Features section... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Have You Won Airport Lounge Access?

On Thursday I ran a giveaway whereby three lucky winners would each receive $100 worth of LoungeBuddy credit. This was sponsored by LoungeBuddy, to celebrate their new... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Vistara Unveils their A320 product and experience: First Look

They intend to be the Louis Vuitton of Indian aviation, my words, not theirs. Just this morning, I was over at the Taj Palace Hotel in Delhi to witness the unveiling of... Read More

Frequent Miler
Experiment results exceed expectations

Click here to view in browser: Experiment results exceed expectations As you may know from previous posts, I’ve been running a number of experiments to see how... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Flight Attendants At American Get Their Raise After All

I’ll admit, I was a little surprised when I saw that management at American Airlines had agreed to give flight attendants the $81 million a year they lost in... Read More

Stupidly low Business Class fares from Europe to the USA – from €885 return

‘Tis the season of goodwill etc. Fortunately for the value traveller, the major airline alliances are taking this quite seriously, and are currently offering... Read More

Fammi Volare
myOffer: la premium economy di Lufthansa va all’asta.

I passeggeri di classe economica di Lufthansa LH che vogliano provare la premium economy lo possono fare puntando all’asta il prezzo del biglietto,... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Free $50 Hyatt Promotional eGift Card With Purchase Of $500 Or More

Hyatt is back with another Hyatt Promotional eGift Card offer. This time you can get a free $50 Hyatt promotional eGift card with the purchase of $500 or more. I love... Read More

Miles from Blighty
UK’s Daily Mail reporting a United planes fuel dump over the English Channel.

On 17 December it appears that United’s flight from London to Newark had a technical problem on take-off. Several hours later after dumping fuel over the English... Read More

Travelling the World
United Club Pass Winner & Thank you!

Wow. This week has flown by super fast and I can’t believe today is the last day that I will be featured on BoardingArea. For the past week, I’ve gained a... Read More

The Gate
Free Entry Into National Parks in the United States for Certain Days in 2015

The good news is that 268 of the 401 national parks have no entrance fees at all — ever — but the even better news is that there are times of the year where... Read More