Lufthansa Flyer
Plane Spotting Frankfurt Airport: November 26 & 27, 2014 (Part III)

Part III picks up where Part II left off as far as my recent Plane Spotting in Frankfurt is concerned. In this segment, you'll find a few unique carriers and liveries... Read More

Running with Miles
Sunday Summary: New IHG Promo, 40% Avios Bonus, Hotel Credit Card Bonuses, (Almost) Free Boston Marathon Travel, and More!

Welcome back to the Sunday Summary! Catch up on the posts from the week. Earn Big Points With the New IHG 2015 Promo Another promo from IHG has been released and it has... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Lounge Review: Air India Lounge Terminal 1A

Just yesterday, I flew over to Delhi from Mumbai, yet again. I was originally scheduled to get into Delhi on AI101, which is perhaps one of my favourite flights given it... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – US Airways Airbus A321arriving at Chicago

It’s Sunday, so it must be time for some more airplane art. This week, coming into land at Chicago O’Hare International airport is an US Airways Airbus A321.... Read More

View From the Wing
Has Barclays Started Limiting Targeted Signup Bonus Offers to Members That Are Actually Eligible?

In my post about earning miles by referring your friends to the Barclays US Airways card, I point out that Barclays has been making an offer of 50,000 miles plus 10,000... Read More

Running with Miles
Last Chance: Earn 100,000 Delta Skymiles With 2 Limited-Time Card Offers

Today is the final day for the limited-time increase of the Delta Skymiles Gold cards from American Express. Both the personal and business versions are at 50,000 miles... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Park Hyatt Wien

Die Luft dort oben ist in Wien schon sehr dünn. Das Park Hyatt hat in dieser Liga wenig Mitbewerber. Read More

Travelling the World
Non-U.S. citizens/residents get Pre-Check?

I recently flew from Houston to Cancun in United Business Class and noticed something very strange: my grandparents who were travelling with me got TSA... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Airport Etiquette: Cutting Security Lines When Running Late?

Reader Mike asked the following question on the "Ask Lucky" page of the blog: "What are you thoughts on those in security lines that ask to jump ahead because... Read More

View From the Wing
Exploiting the Freshly Increased Value of Citibank’s Thank You Points

I receive compensation for many links on this blog. You don’t have to use these links, but I am grateful to you if you do. American Express, Citibank, Chase, and... Read More

Michael W Travels
In-Flight Fight Over Crying Baby, Don’t Piss Off This Mom

People seem to be getting more easily agitated from crying babies on planes. Find out what happened on an Air China flight when two women yelled at this mom The post... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Five Thoughts On Last Night’s Singapore Suites Class Flight

Hello from Germany! I flew Singapore Airlines Suites Class from New York to Frankfurt last night. I wrote an extensive trip report about the same flight last month, so... Read More

Magic of Miles
Milepoint’s Countdown to Christmas Day 9 Giveaway: Hyatt Platinum Status

Where can you get Hyatt Platinum Status for free? Milepoint’s Countdown to Christmas Sweepstakes today on Day 9. For those just joining, click here to hear more... Read More

Running with Miles
Great Deal: Amazon Kindle $29 After $30 Visa Gift Card

During the Mega Giveaway week, I gave away quite a few of these Kindles. They are the latest base model with a touchscreen. Some of the prize recipients have... Read More

The Gate
Airline Christmas Videos of 2014 — Plus Bonus Videos

It seems as though more and more airlines are delving into the holiday spirit by producing and posting Christmas videos for all — so as today is the first day of... Read More

View From the Wing
I Lost a Top Tier Elite Status — and How I Could Get it Back…

You used to be able to The post I Lost a Top Tier Elite Status — and How I Could Get it Back… appeared first on View from the Wing. Read More

Pizza in Motion
Milepoint Giveaway: Hyatt Platinum Status

Don’t forget I’m giving away $200 in this hotel cash giveaway. Just a reminder that Milepoint is giving away Hyatt Gold Passport Platinum status to 5 lucky... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amazon Discounted Gift Card Deals Today

Amazon is having some lightning deals today on gift cards where you can score select gift cards for discount but, you have to act fast because there are only a limited... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
ATMs in Uganda – Stanbic When All Else Fails

Brazil and Japan are among a few countries where most ATMs don’t play nice with foreign ATM or debit cards. Add Uganda to the list. I needed local cash in Jinja,... Read More

Fly & Dine
Greatest Hits Round-Up! (Is there free money waiting for you?)

No. There’s no free money waiting for you. Who do you think I am? Santa? I’m just a blogger, folks. All I have to offer is free content. I hope that’s... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
On the Xochimilco canals in Mexico City

The canals of Xochimilco are filled with music, color and fun. Grab some friends, some food, some beer and climb on to one of the barges for a few hours of awesomeness.... Read More

The Gate
Enter For a Chance to Win Hyatt Gold Passport Platinum Elite Status in the Milepoint 12 Days of Christmas Gift Giveaway — Again

On the sixth day of the Milepoint 12 Days of Christmas Gift Giveaway, you could be one of five lucky people to win Platinum elite level status in the Hyatt Gold Passport... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Incredible Airbus A350 Formation Flying Video

While this video has been around for a few weeks, for some reason I never got around to posting it. For those of you that haven't yet seen, check out this insane video... Read More

The Great Hotel TV Conspiracy

Sleep. It's the primary reason for the existence of hotels - to provide a place to sleep when you are away from home. Why then would a hotel purposefully disable the... Read More

Running with Miles
Great Deal: Off-Contract AT&T Windows Smartphone $20

Even with people taking great care of their electronics, it is always a possibility that something could happen to that expensive smartphone that was subsidized by... Read More