Wild About Travel
East West -Home’s Best!

These are taken on the beach near my home outside Melbourne. Sitting here, one can reduce stress by 90%! This week, I flew on my 1150th flight of my life! I have flown... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Kuwait Airways Unveils New Branding in “Once in a Generation” Transformation

Kuwait Airways has unveiled the airline’s new branding and livery in an announcement with Boeing today. The airline is taking delivery of a 777-300ER... Read More

The Gate
Peru Textures of Time: Your Chance to Win a Trip For Two To Peru

You have a chance to win a grand prize of two round-trip tickets in the economy class cabin for the winner and one companion on an action-packed adventure of 12 days to... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Please Don’t Board Yourself When Flying–Flight Delayed After Couple Discovered Already Onboard

Today, a flight from Philly to Boston was delayed, and an aircraft was replaced after a couple was discovered already onboard before the boarding process. They were on... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Virgin America First Class Shoe Sold for ~$100,000

Virgin America recently produced the “Virgin American First Class Shoe,” a unique pair of kicks that feature many aspects of their First Class product.... Read More

Tyler Birth
Pullman Paris Roissy – Aéroport Charles de Gaulle – Chambre Deluxe

Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle est l’un des aéroports les plus dynamiques du monde et le deuxième d’Europe en termes de nombre de passagers. En... Read More

Miles To Memories
Hacked Hyatt Card Problem, Linking Discover Accounts, A New Product with an 80K Bonus & More!

A recap of the best posts and deals including: winning two free nights at Hyatt Place & House, saving money on hotels, new Amex bonus offers and more! Read More

One Mile at a Time
SNL Spoofs Captain Sully In Hilarious Skit

Perhaps thanks to the election cycle SNL has been funny lately, which is the first time in a while I've felt that way. Last night's SNL had a skit that aviation geeks... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
New App Brings Awesome Same-Day Deals for Upscale & Luxury Hotels

Think of it as the HotelTonight app, but for upscale and luxury hotels, offering great last minute deals. The new app called One Night was created by The Standard Hotels... Read More

View from the Wing
2 Free Nights at Ritz-Carlton Sharq Village & Spa

Doha is a really convenient stopover, as the home airport for Qatar Airways, a top world carrier and member of oneworld. Their first class lounge in Doha is amazing,... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Podcast Roundup: Passport Moistening Fiasco, Vomitorium Not What You Think, Insincere Regrets and More

In my ears:. Wells Fargo’s wagonload of insincere regrets from Financial Times’ Listen to Lucy. The vomitorium is not what you think. (Dr Karl’s... Read More

The Gate
Convert Marriott Rewards Points to AAdvantage Miles and Earn a Bonus of 20 Percent

Each conversion of your Marriott Rewards points to American Airlines AAdvantage frequent flier loyalty program miles will earn you a bonus of 20 percent through Monday,... Read More

Ultima Llamada
Gran Oferta: Vuelos Desde España a Argentina por 484€ Ida y Vuelta!

Buenos Aires es uno de los centros de actividad cultural más importantes del mundo, y una ciudad cautivante en todos los sentidos, famosa por sus cafés,... Read More

View from the Wing
ON VIDEO: Shocking Assault of an Airport Employee After Missing Flight

On Tuesday October 18th two Vietnam Airlines passengers assaulted a Hanoi airport employee after missing their flight to Ho Chi Minh City. They showed up at the gate 4... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Etihad First Moskau – San Francisco (Return): 3211 Euro

Moskau ist ja bereits legendär für günstige First Flüge. Auch heute beweise ich das wieder einmal ... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – Delta Airbus A330-300 at Dublin Airport

It’s Sunday, so it must be time for some airplane art . This week sitting in the sun on an autumn day is a Delta Airbus A330-300 as at Dublin Airport it prepares... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Hotel Bristol Wien – The Luxury Collection – Bristol Suite

Review einer Bristol Suite im gleichnamigen Hotel Bristol in Wien ... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
JetBlue Wants Europe Flights, Worried US Government Hurting Its Access to Slots

JetBlue is concerned that the DOT’s delay in granting final approval for Norwegian Air Shuttle to operate flights via its Irish subsidiary this April could hurt... Read More

Miles To Memories
My Unexpected Award & How to Win 2 Free Nights From Hyatt Place & Hyatt House

My unexpected spirit award and details of Hyatt House and Hyatt Place's new two free night giveaway for business travelers. Read More

Pizza in Motion
Don’t Forget To Join Our DC Travel Meetup This Week

I love connecting with people to talk travel. Let's get together to swap ideas, tips and tricks. The post Don’t Forget To Join Our DC Travel Meetup This Week... Read More

Rene's Points
The Unintended Consequences of the new Delta +1 Medallion Upgrade Process

Personally I am beyond thrilled that Delta has improved the medallion program by including your +1 on the same reservation as you for upgrades (if they are at least a... Read More

Points With a Crew
Wells Fargo employee: “From that point, I began drinking the hand sanitizer.”

I wrote a few weeks ago about the recent scandal at Wells Fargo bank, where 5300 Wells Fargo employees were fired for allegedly creating over 2 million unauthorized... Read More

View from the Wing
Singapore’s New San Francisco Non-Stop Flight Launches Today With the Airport’s First Airbus A350

Singapore Airlines launches its San Francisco - Singapore non-stop flight today with an Airbus A350 -- the first A350 to operate out of San Francisco. Singapore has 67... Read More

Mommy Points
Flying Into the “Wrong” Airport to Save Hundreds of Dollars

Buying airline tickets for one is one thing. Buying airline tickets for 2, 3, 4, or 5 people is on a whole other playing field. If you are using miles it can be much... Read More

Travel With Grant
FTU Advanced Orange County (October 28-30) and Seattle (February 24-26)

Good morning everyone, I hope your weekend is going well. We are only 1 week away from FTU Advanced in Orange County (October 28-30). FTU stands for Frequent Traveler... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Limited Time Offers – 100K Biz Plat, 70K Delta, 50K Biz GRC, 50K Arrival+, 100K Sapphire Reserve

It seems like every week over the last month, we’ve seen increased sign-up offers. Two weeks ago AmEx annoucned a 100K offer for The Enhanced Business Platinum... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Hong Kong 1967 (Video)

Hong Kong 1967 (Video) Read More