London Heathrow’s Third Runway

Earlier this week, the Conservative Government of Theresa May gave the green light to the construction of a third runway at Heathrow. The decision came after years of... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Hilton Kategorie 1 Hotels – Der Hilton SWEET SPOT

Hilton macht es nicht so ganz einfach die Kategorie 1 Hotels zu finden. Hier mal eine schöne Länderliste! Read More

Pizza in Motion
IT’S OFFICIAL: Hyatt Making Big Changes To Their Loyalty Program

There are a ton of Hyatt changes out today. I'm going to have at least a few more posts to cover the details, especially since Hyatt is my primary loyalty program. ... Read More

Mommy Points
Confirmed Information on New World of Hyatt Elite Program

Hyatt Gold Passport did indeed have a “little” leak today, and the majority of the rumors about the coming “World of Hyatt” are true. I just got... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
British Airways To Start London – Fort Lauderdale Route

Just exactly a week ago British Airways announced the launch of the London – New Orleans route, a “reboot” after ending the service 34 years ago.... Read More

View from the Wing
New United Award Booking Hacks and Uber Introduces Self-Driving Beer Trucks

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

One Mile at a Time
OFFICIAL: Details Of Hyatt’s Revamped Loyalty Program

I've been a loyal Hyatt Gold Passport Diamond member for years, and it looks like Hyatt is making some major changes to the program. Major changes. Starting next year... Read More

Travel With Grant
Targeted US Bank FlexPerks Bonus Offer by Mail; Transfer FlexPoints using Credit Card Number

Good morning everyone. A few days ago, I wrote Targeted US Bank FlexPerks Offer: Spend $500, Earn 2,000 Bonus FlexPoints. In that post, I showed the targeted offer I... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Aeroflot 737 Business Class In 10 Pictures

As I wrote about yesterday, my Aeroflot flight from Los Angeles to Moscow was such a pleasant surprise. The flight attendants were friendly and the food was delicious. I... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Trump Hotel DC Did Not Wash Bathrobes Between Guests; Hyatt, Sheraton, Wyndham Properties Guilty of Dirty Pillowcases

In September, Inside Edition published a report regarding the cleanliness of a few hotel properties, as mentioned by View from the Wing. They... Read More

Is American Airlines Domestic First Class Worth Paying For?

The average American frequent flyer paying for domestic First Class? That is a total myth according to the rest of the world. The United States is the land of the... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
Watch LIVE SIMULCAST Of The Retirement Of LUFTHANSA’s Last 737

Lufthansa prepares to celebrate the retirement of their final 737 Read More

Miles To Memories
Wow, The Chase Ink Plus Is Going Away: Say Goodbye to 5X?

Bad news today regarding the Chase Ink Plus. The popular business card will soon be discontinued from new applications. Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Snapshot: BA458 London to Madrid

Time for a new series of Snapshots, providing you a quick look into a recent trip I’ve done. In case you’ve forgotten how trip reports work on Economy Class... Read More

Miles To Memories
HOT! SPG 30K Offer Returns + Other Great Incognito Deals from Amex

A number of new Amex card offers are available via incognito mode including the prized SPG Amex 30K bonus. Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Hyatt Files for “World of Hyatt” Trademark, New Loyalty Program Coming

This morning, Matthew Klint at Pen & Passport reported on potential huge changes coming to Hyatt’s loyalty program. Specifically, Gold... Read More

Trip Report: The long flight home SIN-SFO

(INFLIGHT SIN>SFO) Well, that was a quick trip! If you’ve been following TravelSkills this week, you know that I jumped on Singapore Airlines’ new nonstop... Read More

Frequent Miler
SPG Amex Incognito 30K Offer & Other Offers Available Too

American Express is offering targeted increased offers on several cards including a 30K SPG bonus. The post SPG Amex Incognito 30K Offer & Other Offers Available Too... Read More

Trump’s New Hotel Brand Doesn’t Include His Name

Forget politics for a minute, if you can.  Donald Trump is releasing a new hotel brand, and interestingly it doesn’t include his name in it.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
British Airways Will Begin Flying To Fort Lauderdale In 2017

A week ago British Airways announced that they'll be launching flights between London Heathrow and New Orleans as of March 2017. Well, today British Airways has revealed... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
Good deals: YYZ – SIN/HKG/HKT/BKK/MNL $535-558 [MU]; YVR – CGO $473 [3U] (CAD)

Just some good deals to Asia from Toronto and Vancouver… as usual, use ITA Matrix to find fares, book through an OTA like Kayak. The post Good deals: YYZ –... Read More

Le Chic Geek
FREE!: Borderlands: The Handsome Collection Unlock Bundle (act quickly)

I have no idea how long this will last, and for once I remembered to purchase it myself before writing a post! Borderlands: The Handsome Collection Unlock Bundle is... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Qantas Pilots Unhappy with New Uniform Rules, Which Also Ban Gum Chewing and Trucker Mustaches

Qantas unveiled new uniforms for their pilots in April, and the new look with its associated guidelines came into effect today. While people seem to like the design of... Read More

Michael W Travels
Earn 10,000 Bonus Points with City National Bank

Yesterday I wrote about a bonus offer to earn 30,000 American Airlines miles with the AAdvantage Aviator credit card. Last year the City National Bank Crystal Card... Read More

View from the Wing
American Gave Me 7000 Miles for a Flight Delay, and I Didn’t Even Complain

I don't think American owes anybody for going back to Dallas after what was probably a bird strike. Captain made the best call and everybody handled the situation... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The Next Country To Get A US Pre-Clearance Facility Is… Saudi Arabia?!?

There are already quite a few airports that have US Pre-Clearance facilities. For those of you not familiar with them, it basically means that US Customs Border... Read More

Hotel Review: The Venetian Las Vegas

My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting.  Highlights Lobby Room... Read More