Running with Miles
Act Now To Get More Value From Your SPG Points With This Aeroplan Bonus!

If you want to get some great business and first class awards out of your SPG points, this transfer bonus should work for you! But, you must act soon! The post Act Now... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Citi ThankYou Adds Turkish Miles & Smiles As A Transfer Partner

There are four major transferable points currencies -- Amex Membership Rewards, Chase Ultimate Rewards, Citi ThankYou, and Starwood Preferred Guest.... Read More

View from the Wing
American Airlines Fully Flat First Class and New Premium Economy to Hawaii

Back in April I wrote about American putting international widebodies on some Hawaii routes. Earlier today I noted that some of those planes are being retrofitted with... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – Swiss International Airlines Airbus A330-300 arriving at Chicago O’Hare

It’s Sunday again, so it must be time for some more airplane art. This week, on final approach to Chicago O’Hare International Airport is a Swiss... Read More

Qatar Airways Introduce Pre-Select Dining On Board

Qatar Airways now allow passengers in First Class and Business Class to select meals in advance. This service is referred to as Pre-Select Dining. It will not affect the... Read More

God Save The Points
The Five Most (Ridiculously) Expensive Champagnes Served On Planes…

There are some moments in life where you’ve just got to pinch yourself to believe things are real. There are other moments in life where you need someone else to... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Hotel Review : London Marriott Park Lane

We recently checked into the London Marriott Park Lane, a luxury hotel which is a Cat 9 Marriott Hotel, housed in a 19th century building smack in the middle of London,... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
We Flew Frontier: It Was Great!

Occasionally, there are times where traditional hub-and-spoke flag carriers just don’t make sense. While Southwest offers lots of direct flights in point-to-point... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Bizarre: Airberlin Topbonus Basically Shuts Down (Temporarily?)

This past week airberlin filed for insolvency, after Etihad withdrew their financial support. Usually when airlines file for insolvency or bankruptcy protection, it's... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
British Airways SFO/SJC/OAK to Budapest or Prague $350-$380

There are low fares to central Europe with a variety of airlines. Some of the lowest fares from Bay Area airports are Budapest, Hungary and Prague, Czech Republic at... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Washington State Resident? Earn Free Delta SkyMiles

For several years now Delta has been growing their presence in Seattle, and has been taking market share from Alaska Airlines. Seattle is a different market than most,... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Fire HD 8 Tablet On Sale On Amazon Today

The newest version of the Amazon Fire tablet is on sale today. It's unclear whether this is a one-day sale or will be around for longer. The post Fire HD 8 Tablet On... Read More

View from the Wing
Fantastic News: Citi Adds Star Alliance Member Turkish Airlines as Transfer Partner

I've always liked Turkish Airlines Miles & Smiles because they've been the most generous Star Allinace program over time offer status matches and the status lasts up... Read More

A Surprise Cockroach at the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Airport

  Cockroach?! It was around 9 P.M. and only one person was working the front desk at the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Airport. The line to check in was a bit long, about 8... Read More

Monkey Miles
Why I chose a Chase Sapphire Reserve over Preferred for 50k

I hemmed and hawed for a few weeks. Another account opening dropped off my credit report on August 2nd. Since I was able to pick up a Chase Ink Business Preferred in... Read More

Travel With Massi
Alternativen zu Topbonus

Gesucht: Ein alternatives Vielfliegerprogramm zu Air Berlin Topbonus   Mit der Insolvenz der Air Berlin, wurde auch die Einlösemöglichkeit für Meilen... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Go Go Go! Wide-Open Award Space On American’s New Routes!

Last week American Airlines announced some new seasonal European routes for next summer. American will be adding flights to Budapest and Prague, as well as an additional... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Quick Take: Delta adds to Africa service

Delta is increasing service at Lagos starting in March 2018. Not a "typical" place to grow, perhaps, but also not all that crazy a move. The post Quick Take: Delta adds... Read More

Miles To Memories
Book Fast: American Opens up Wide Business Class Availability on 3 New Routes to Europe for Summer 2018

American Airlines recently announced three new routes to Europe for Summer, 2018. These new routes are now bookable including a lot of business class award space. This... Read More

Michael W Travels
Passengers Behaving Badly, Save Money on Flights, Flight Attendant Secrets, NY Losing Famous Accent, Airplane Boneyard, Hidden Gems of Europe, Sweepstakes & More- Travel News

Travel News: T+L writes that 87% of Flight Crew Say They’ve Seen Passengers Behaving Badly. NY Times says To Save Money On Flights, Look To Smaller Airports. BBC... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Amazon Echo On Sale Today For $99.99

I logged on to Amazon this morning to write a post about a different price drop (more on that shortly) and found that Amazon Echo is on sale today for $99.99. ... Read More

View from the Wing
Marriott 5 Night Travel Package Success and Why We Get Emotional on Planes

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.... Read More

Mommy Points
Two Very Rare Airline Business Class Awards Available Today

As I shared a little while back, I have a travel goals 2020 list where I outline where we hope to go each year until 2020, but it’s just a list. God willing at... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Renaissance Oklahoma City Convention Center

As I continue to try out Marriott brands during my status challenge period, the Renaissance Hotel in Oklahoma City seemed like a perfect property to review. All hotel... Read More

One Mile at a Time
British Airways’ Strike Gives Muscat Passengers A Nice Upgrade

Since June this year, British Airways’ mixed fleet crew have been on strike. Thankfully, the impact hasn’t been as large as when it happens at Lufthansa or... Read More

Voyage Avance
Fifth Freedom Flights : South African Airways(SA)

Today I will explain fifth freedom flights for South Af... 投稿 Fifth Freedom Flights : South African Airways(SA) は Voyage Avancé... Read More

Points With a Crew
Eclipse canceled. Go home.

Yesterday we were Oregon bound for the Great American Eclipse this Monday. But one sign let us know that it was...canceled??? Read More

The Travelers Club
Exclusivité : Doublement et bonus (10 000 !) de points chez Hilton Honors !

Le programme de fidélité de la chaîne hôtelière américaine Hilton, Hilton Honors, dévoilera la semaine prochaine sa... Read More

The Gate
Why Cheerios Reminds Me of Delta Air Lines Lately

I do not watch television very often; but I have been interested in advertising for as long as I can remember... when I started seeing and hearing the commercials... Read More

UPDATE: American Airlines Resuming Philadelphia-Zurich Flights

Last week I told you that American Airlines would be introducing flights from Philadelphia (PHL) to Budapest (BUD) and Prague (PRG), as well as resuming its Philadelphia... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Earn 8,000 Points After 2 Choice Hotel Stays

I've become more and more of a fan of the Choice Hotel points lately. I get great value out of them when my family goes to Scandinavia of course. But this week, I've... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Eine Stadt im Kolonialstil – Panaji (Neu-) Goa

Neu-Goa oder Panaji lebt regelrecht den portugiesischen Kolonialstil. Da fühlt man sich in eine andere Zeit zurückversetzt ... Read More

View from the Wing
Book Quickly: American’s New International Routes Have Great Award and Upgrade Availability

In addition to American's suspension of Los Angeles - Auckland for seven months next year, this weekend's schedule load also brought their new seasonal international... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Südafrika und Zimbabwe entziehen sich gegenseitig die Flugerlaubnis?

Die Story ist ja steil. Zimbabwe und Südafrika haben sich gegenseitig die Flugerlaubnis entzogen ... Read More

Travel With Massi
Sunday Hangover No. 48

Sunday Hangover – Woche 33 Hallo und herzlich willkommen zu meinem Rückblick auf die vergangene Woche! Seit Dienstag ist es nun quasi amtlich, Air Berlin... Read More