Miles To Memories
Drowning in Premium Credit Card Travel Credits & How I’m Going to Maximize Them

Why I suddenly have 5 new premium credit cards with huge travel credits and how I plan to track and maximize those credits to get the best possible value from them. Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Review: Park Hyatt Istanbul Park Deluxe Twin Room – My Private Steam Room!

With United’s routing rules, I was able to include a 23-hour layover in Istanbul. For my one-night stay in Istanbul, I booked the Park Hyatt Istanbul through... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Star Alliance or Icelandair $380-$576 France, Germany, UK, Benelux, Scandinavia Jan 10-May10, Greece/Eastern Europe Oct-May

United and Star Alliance airlines have 7 cities in western Europe and Scandinavia on sale. Star Alliance discount fares from Chicago: Amsterdam $432 Jan 10 – March... Read More

One Mile at a Time
6 Reasons You Should Consider Buying Alaska Miles

For a while now Alaska Mileage Plan has offering a mystery bonus on the purchase of miles. You can earn between 35% and 50% bonus miles when you buy Alaska miles,... Read More

Magic of Miles
Play “The Smart Explorer” Game by Le Club AccorHotels to Win Points

Easy, I thought. I knew that the Tokyo Imperial Palace is just a couple miles away from the hotel, as is the Tokyo Tower. The post Play “The Smart Explorer”... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Delta Fare Sale Up To 30% Off

Delta Airlines is offering up to a 30% discount on many flights when you travel on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday and fly between September 28, 2016 and... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
JetBlue adds to Los Angeles-Florida service

JetBlue wants more of the Florida-California market. This week the company announced flights between Los Angeles and Orlando, giving LAX connectivity to all of the east... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Marriott Reverses Course – Desks Returning to Guest Rooms, Tubs Disappearing

Marriott announced today that they are bringing the desk back to guest rooms based on guest feedback. All new renovations will include a standard desk in the room as... Read More

Mommy Points
Earn 11,500 Bonus United Miles on Two Hertz Rentals (Targeted)

Back in the long ago times of the US Airways Grand Slam I remember multiple visits to the local Hertz car rental agency to rent a car solely to earn the... Read More

Deals We Like
100% Bonus on Purchasing IHG Points

InterContinental Hotels Group is offering a limited time bonus when purchasing points through September 30, 2016. You can geta 100% bonus on all... Read More

Is this the best seat in TAP Business Class aboard the A321?

Airline: TAP Portugal Airlines Aircraft: A321 (v2) Seat maps: Not Found Our Seat(s): 3D (Bulkhead) Class: Executive Business Best Seat for who? Our... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Save At Least 6% On Marriott Bookings (Likely Limited Time)

There are plenty of opportunities to save money on hotels if you search for them. 6% might not seem like a lot but it really adds up over time, especially when you... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hotel Commissions On Tours — How Much Is Too Much?

I've just wrapped up an incredible two days in Kazakhstan, and managed to tour both Almaty and Astana for a bit, despite the limited time I had. I decided to arrange... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Delta/SkyTeam $472-$506 Chicago ORD to 6 airports in France Jan 11-May 10

Delta and SkyTeam have a sale for travel from Chicago ORD to six airports in France: Paris, Bordeaux, Lyon, Marseille, Nantes and Toulouse for departures from January 11... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Air India doubling frequencies to San Francisco

Building on the success of the 3-times a week flight to San Francisco, Air India will be doubling frequencies as of November 2016. Here are all the details about the new... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Couple New Amex Offers For You!

Check out your American Express account this morning, there are several new Amex Offers for You in my account today. We have seen several of these in the past, but they... Read More

If You’re Traveling with a Note 7…

From Abu Dhabi to NYC to Minneapolis, the warnings have been loud and clear: if you’re traveling with a Samsung Note 7 it has to be switched off, it cannot be... Read More

View from the Wing
How Does Earning Marriott Platinum With Credit Card Spending Work?

Marriott has been investing in their rewards program more than I'd have expected since announcing the Starwood merger, which has now closed. I see Marriott Rewards... Read More

Michael W Travels
Brad Pitt Opening Lux Resort, Video: Casey Neistat’s $21K 1st Class Seat, North Korea Internet, Shortest International Flight, Win 100K AA Miles, JetBlue Schedule Extended & More- The Rehash!

Since we’re now into fall, it’s time to seriously start considering some winter travel options. I’m thinking about a quick domestic trip in a few weeks... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
NEUE Royal Ambassador UPGRADE Regeln

IHG dreht gerne an den Geschäftsbedingungen herum. Jetzt gibt's wieder neue Bestimmungen für Royal Ambassador Upgrades ... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Google Trips Might be the new Killer App to Plan and Organize Your Trip

Google Trips is a new app that allows you to easily plan and execute a trip. It wraps almost everything you’d need into one app—from your reservations,... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Monarch Airlines’ Monty Python Performance

Monarch Airlines is not dead. Yet. The company continues operations today as it also seeks further financing to shore up its balance sheet and fly beyond the end of the... Read More

Running with Miles
How Popular the Chase Sapphire Reserve Really Is, Converting Ultimate Reward Points to 30 Airlines, the Best SPG Card for the Sign-Up Bonus, The Best iPhone 7 Deal, and More!

Check out this roundup which includes how popular the Chase Sapphire Reserve is, converting Ultimate Reward points to 30 airlines, and more! The post How Popular the... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Morning Chai: Female Airline Chief, Female Shooter Better than Stephen Curry and More

On my mind: Russia, Syria. Events: South Sudan is collapsing, aid workers were attacked last week. I vivited last October in a calm spell. Lines… The post Morning... Read More

Heels First Travel
Last Chance to Enter Scough Giveaway!

Remember to enter by 11:59 AM Eastern Time today for a chance to win one of three germ-killing scarves! Scough scarves come with a removable air filter that traps... Read More

One Mile at a Time
What You Need To Know About Marriott Gold Status

As of Friday Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest are letting members link accounts, which includes the option to status match and transfer points between... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Sheraton Fuschlsee Salzburg – Hotel Jagdhof

Review einer Suite im Sheraton Fuschlsee Salzburg - Hotel Jagdhof! Read More