Point Me to the Plane
Comparing Trip Delay Insurance between Credit Cards

There are a lot of premium credit cards on the market that offer cardholders benefits when traveling. It’s easy to compare sign-up bonuses, day-to-day... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Why I’m Changing My Mind On Traveling To Cuba

Over the past few months we've seen the major US airlines begin selling tickets for flights to Cuba. It's no surprise that so many US carriers requested rights to... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
London Heathrow Gets 3rd Runway

Approved yes.....Guaranteed? Far from it. Read More

Travel With Grant
Amazon Prime Now Restaurants: $10 Off $20 First Order + Free Delivery (Select Cities)

Good morning everyone, greetings from rainy San Francisco. Yesterday, I received a postcard in the mail for a new service called Amazon Restaurants. I almost through... Read More

Jetsetter's Homestead
Becoming Agnostic – How I Lost My Loyalty

Agnostic ag·nos·tic /aɡˈnästik/ – having a doubtful or noncommittal attitude toward something. I used to care about loyalty. I was a... Read More

Michael W Travels
Earn Up To 6,000 Bonus JetBlue Points Flying BOS-LGA

JetBLue has 12 new weekday nonstop flights between Boston and New York’s LaGuardia and wants to entice you to fly the route. If you’re looking to fly Boston-... Read More

Angelina Travels
One Credit Card Can Get You a Ton of Hotel Status

Key Links: The Platinum Card® from American Express: Earn 40,000 points after you spend $3,000 on purchases on your new Card in your first 3 months. The Business... Read More

View from the Wing
Next Week American Airlines Launches New Celebrity Chef Domestic First Class Meals

American has 4 ‘cycles’ of domestic first class meals that they rotate. New meals debuted in August 2015, and were supposed to cycle for a year. Now American... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Morning Chai: Essential Ritz-Carlton, Maple Leaf at EWR Terminal A, American Phones Ringing in Tehran and More

On my mind: arrving in Athens yesterday I recorded an upcoming Amateur Traveler episode on Nauru, Tuvalu and Kiribati. Quite a mental leap to jump… The post... Read More

9 key phrases every traveler should know

No matter where you travel in the world, simply attempting to speak the local language can go a long way — even if your pronunciation isn’t the best.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Rumor: American & Airberlin Discontinuing Codeshare Agreement

For a long time airberlin has been in a horrible financial situation, as they've sort of struggled with whether they want to be a low cost carrier or full service... Read More

Deals We Like
Purchase Hilton Points with 100% Bonus Extended

Earlier this month, Hilton announced a promotion where you’d receive a 100% bonus when purchasing their points. This bonus offer was set to offer last week... Read More

Впечатление: Japan Airlines, B777, первый класс, Токио – Сидней

Japan Airlines JL771 Токио (NRT) – Сидней (SYD)... Read More

Running with Miles
New Amex Offers for Shopping

Check out these new Amex Offers for shopping! They are great ways to save money as you shop! There are sure to be more as the holiday shopping season really kicks into... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Heathrow’s Third Runway Is Finally Approved

For decades the UK has been trying to decide how to expand air connectivity in London. From my perspective, there's not a city in the world with a more botched system of... Read More

Rene's Points
New way to fleece loyal Delta flyers in one trip & MASSIVE NO NOTICE SkyMiles Devaluation (yet again)!

If you are a Delta flyer and think saving SkyMiles is a good idea, I bet you don’t sleep very well at night. You never know when things like massive no notice... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Qantas First And Business Class Lounges at Sydney Airport. 54 Hours In Sydney

I had about an hour to tour the Qantas First and Business Class lounges before my long flight back to the US in the luxury of Qantas first class. Take a walk through... Read More

View from the Wing
Delta Devalues Without Notice for the Fourth Time This Year. This is The Most Egregious Yet

Delta just devalued their miles again, raising the price of business class awards between the US and India 38% without any advance notice and with immediate effect. ... Read More

Walmart Continues to Drop Visa at More of Their Stores

As you already know, I love saving money, so Walmart is definitely one of the stores that I frequently go to. I know a group of people do not like supporting big box... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Delta Will Let You Redeem SkyMiles For Private Jet Flights

If there’s an airline which is aiming to commoditize their mileage currency, it’s Delta. Their long term goal seems pretty clear — they want their... Read More

One Mile at a Time
One Of Delta’s Worst No Notice Award Price Changes Yet

Back in early 2015, Delta deleted their award charts from their website overnight, instead suggesting that award tickets should work the same way as paid tickets, with... Read More

Miles from Blighty
It’s Heathrow – Government announces extra runway approved for airport

With the (not very surprising) announcement that Heathrow is set to get a third runway, let the fun begin..... The post It’s Heathrow – Government announces... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
So we have a decision on runway expansion….

… and with no great surprise, the the airport expansions committee is recommending that  Heathrow Airport should get a third runway.  The Heathrow... Read More

Travel With Massi
Instant Topbonus Silver Status (Oneworld Ruby)

Innerhalb weniger Minuten direkt Instant Topbonus Silver Status beantragen und auf Air Berlin, Niki, Etihad Partners und Oneworld Flügen profitieren. Read more... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
One of the Best Business Class Fares is Back

For certain markets, airlines consistently offer some outstanding fares in premium cabins. For example, you can fly Business Class, roundtrip, from cities like Colombo,... Read More