Travel With Grant
Make Cash Back Monitor Even Better – What Feature is Missing? (Giveaway for $50 in Amazon eGift Cards)

Good morning again, I am writing this post on-board my Alaska Airlines flight from Seattle to Oakland. You may not recognize the gentleman standing next to me in the... Read More

Points With a Crew
United’s crazy call center, $65 flights to Europe and what cards are in my wallet

Sam shares 4 credit cards that are still in his wallet. Plus $65 fares from the US to Europe, and would you go as far as the man who has tried FIVE (!) times to visit... Read More

Travel With Massi
Aegean Miles+Bonus: 22.084 Meilen für 749,- EUR

Ab Skandinavien gibt es aktuell sehr preiswerte Flüge in SAS Premium Economy in die USA, recht bequem lassen sich so für nur 741,- Euro immerhin ca. 22.084... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Egypt Postpones Their 140% Tourist Visa Fee Hike

As I wrote about a couple of days ago, Egypt was planning on raising the cost of tourist visas on arrival from $25 to $60 as of March 1, 2017. That's a 140% price hike,... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
1000 KOSTENLOSE absurde Vietnam Airlines Meilen

Meldet man sich bei Vietnam Airlines an, gibt es 1 000 kostenlose Meilen. Was man dann damit machen kann, ist mir aber nicht ganz klar ... Read More

Travel Codex
Globalist for 24 Months: Mattress Running for Hyatt Status

I’ve long been a fan of Hyatt hotels (as my reviews will show) and have held Diamond status for the last three years. When my good friend Matthew broke... Read More

Running with Miles
The New World of Hyatt – What To Expect

The new World of Hyatt program is just days away and here is what you can expect from this new program. It is about status but about more as well. The post The New World... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Introduction: Adventures on SkyTeam

I’ve flown most Star Alliance and oneworld carriers, but very few on SkyTeam. When Garuda Indonesia offered 90%-off first class award redemptions, I sensed an... Read More

Travel With Grant
PSA: Don’t use a Third Party Card in the Hotel Key Card Wall Slot (or Decline Housekeeping)

Good morning everyone, greetings from the Alaska Airlines Lounge in SeaTac airport (no Centurion Studio on this trip). I had a great time meeting blog readers at the FTU... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
The New Nokia 3310… nostalgia or tool?

It’s Mobile World Congress Week – which means the Mobile phone industry (bar Apple and Samsung) are in Barcelona showing off their latest wares. One item... Read More

View from the Wing
Are American’s Priorities Undermining Its Profitability?

American Airlines remains the world’s largest airline — barely. In the fourth quarter American Airlines had the lowest net profit (and lowest net profit... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Delta & Korean Air To Announce A Joint Venture Soon

Well this has the potential to be interesting... Bloomberg is reporting that Korean Air's president hinted that a joint venture was coming between Delta and Korean Air,... Read More

Rene's Points
Unique Delta travel tips I bet you don’t know about! Are there others you can share as well?

Unique Delta travel tips I bet you don't know about! Are there others you can share as well? Continue reading → The post Unique Delta travel tips I bet you... Read More

American Express Increased Spending Requirements Across the Board

As you probably already know, American Express has been increasing its minimum spend requirement to fully qualify for sign up bonus for several of its charged and credit... Read More

Freddies Awards Voting is Open and Why I Vote

I first came across the Freddie Awards when I was checking in at a hotel some years ago.  A sign was placed near the check-in counter to promote that the hotel... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Qatar Airways Updates Their Checked Baggage Policy For The Better

While I think the oneworld alliance is the all around most rewarding alliance for frequent flyers, I was very disappointed in a policy change they made last June. As of... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Hong Kong Disneyland

Though we had been to and through Hong Kong more times than we could count, we have some favorite spots in the city that make any layover greater than four hours worth... Read More

Frequent Miler
Extreme Stacking Points and Huge Discounts

It’s possible to earn up to 11X rewards with a 15% discount, or up to 4X rewards with a 32% discount at  Here’s how… I don’t... Read More

Pizza in Motion
A Very Real, Very Negative Consequence Of Basic Economy Fares

Just another thing to be careful about when it comes to Basic Economy fares. Now that the Big 3 are all in the pool when it comes to offering bare bones fares, here's... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Doch kein 60 USD Visa on Arrival in Ägypten!

Jetzt wird es lustig. Aus Ägypten kommen nun Meldungen, dass man das Visum doch nicht teurer macht. WTF??? Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Komplizierte KOSTENLOSE 1500 Airberlin Meilen

Wer zu viel Zeit hat, kann mal versuchen 1 500 Topbonus Meilen zu generieren. Ob es dieser Aufwand wirklich wert ist? Read More

Loyalty Traveler
First impressions of Sofia, Bulgaria

After a full Sunday in Sofia, Bulgaria walking around for ten hours and snapping loads of photos, I developed initial impressions of the city. I like to get down my... Read More

Miles from Blighty
REVIEW: Etihad First Class, Abu Dhabi to Melbourne

My flight from Abu Dhabi to Melbourne in Etihad First Class was superb. Enjoy. The post REVIEW: Etihad First Class, Abu Dhabi to Melbourne appeared first on Miles from... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
La la Land didn’t wind. But Air New Zealand are running a flash sale there

Well, if you’re waking up, or still laughing at last night’s Academy Awards performance, you’ll know that La La Land lost… and Moonlight won.... Read More

Miles from Blighty
Air New Zealand – one day sale London to LA – £459 economy / £1999 Business

£1999 for Air New Zealand Business Premier from London to LA is pretty good value - if you can book today. The post Air New Zealand – one day sale London to... Read More

Live from a Lounge
This Week At The Lounge: February 26, 2017

A late update for the last weekend, given Shipra and I were busy over a long weekend in the hills of Mussoorie with work and play. Here is all the update from the week... Read More

Fammi Volare
Il volo più lungo va dal Qatar alla Nuova Zelanda. Ma è importante?

Quando il Boeing 777-200LR di Qatar Airways è atterrato all’aeroporto di Auckland lunedì 6 febbraio, ha stabilito il record della tratta più... Read More