Points, Miles & Martinis
Save 20% At Marriott Properties

Marriott does an eBreaks list similar to SPG’s and it is out for June 29–July 2, 2017. It offers savings of 20% off for the week at... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United Airlines Wins Lawsuit Against untied.com

For the last two decades, a Canadian professor has collected complaints against United Airlines and posted them to his website, untied.com. Now a Canadian Federal Court... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Juneyao Airlines Economy Class A320 Hong Kong to Shanghai

I'm excited to share this review of Juneyao Airlines since they recently joined Star Alliance as a connecting partner. I bought my flight for roughly $100, which was by... Read More

Michael W Travels
North Carolina Has A New Tourist Attraction- A New Island!

North Carolina has a new tourist attraction created by nature- a new island! The island, known as Shelly Island is around a mile long and a few hundred yards wide. Yahoo... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Lufthansa First Class FRA-JFK B747-8i Review

One Last Suites Hurrah — A Week in Central Europe via Singapore Suites and Lufthansa First Introduction and Booking Singapore Suites Check-in JFK and Virgin... Read More

View from the Wing
United Moving to Re-Bank Hubs: Copying American, Houston Goes First

United's management thinking is now America West-turned-American Airlines management thinking since United brought ex-US Airways leadership of American over to run the... Read More

Frequent Miler
Ebates Double Cash Back

In honor of the Fourth of July, Ebates is offering double cash back (or better) at a range of stores this week. Highlights include 10% at Walmart, 5% at... Read More

Jeffsetter
Review: 800 Degrees Pizza SLS Las Vegas

I’m a fan of Pieology here in Hawaii, both in concept and taste.  So, naturally I wanted to try 800 Degrees Pizza in Vegas. Following our trip out to the... Read More

Bald Thoughts
How to earn an extra 7%-10% cash back on dining

We all love using our credit cards that provide bonuses for dining, right?  Some cards offer 2x on dining, while many premium cards offer 3x on dining.  Well,... Read More

Points With a Crew
Uh-oh: House bill could make airline fare ads less transparent

For several years now, airlines have been forced to disclose the full, final price when advertising airfare. Now a bill before Congress would begin to... Read More

Mike a Bordo
Entra En Vigor Ley de Protección para Vuelos Demorados

¿A quién de nosotros no nos ha pasado tener un vuelo demorado? Todas las aerolíneas demoran y cancelan vuelos. Para nosotros los pasajeros es... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Korean Air First Class Lounge New York JFK Airport

My flight from New York to Riyadh was departing at 5PM, so I arrived at JFK's Terminal 1 at around 2PM. Saudia's check-in counter was in Zone A, at the very right of the... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Austrian Airlines Amenity Kit – Business Class 2017

Flying in Austrian Airlines Business Class long haul is a pleasant experience. It has been a few years since my last trip with them, but we recently returned from a... Read More

Deals We Like
Already Have the Hyatt Credit Card? Only a Few Days Left to Get a Bonus 4,000 Points!

Many Chase credit cards are currently offering a bonus offer for spending a certain amount on the card. Well, back in March, Chase sent out (possibly targeted)... Read More

View from the Wing
Holy Hypocrisy Batman! Ex-Delta CEO Rails Against Subsidies, Takes Over State Railroad

When Richard Anderson resigned as Delta’s Chairman — suddenly in October, without notice, and without waiting for the airline to be ready to name his... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The Cheapest Swiss First Class Fare I’ve Ever Seen

Over the past few years we've seen airlines introduce more discounted premium cabin fares. This trend has primarily impacted business class, while in many cases... Read More

Rene's Points
AMEX improves “default” car rental insurance when paying with cards as of 1SEPT17!

AMEX improves "default" car rental insurance when paying with cards as of 1SEPT17! Coverage now for Ireland, Israel and Jamaica plus some exotic cars! Continue reading... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Win 300K AA Miles, Uber Delivers Drag Queens, Nintendo Theme Park

Welcome to The Morning Shave.  We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Traumatic: Baby Hospitalized After Overheating on United Flight

In a story that hits quite close to home for me, a mother claims she nearly lost her four-month-old son after sitting in a hot cabin on a delayed United Express flight.... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
50% Bonus on Avios Purchases

If you need to boost your collection of Avios, now might be the time to buy as British Airways is offering a 50% bonus on Avios purchases. British Airways Avios bonus... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Jet Airways launching 3rd London–Mumbai flight with real cheap biz fares

Jet Airways is bringing a third flight between London and Mumbai, which will see them take the market out in the morning, afternoon and late evenings. This should be... Read More

Travel With Massi
Swiss First Class Peking für 1.996,- EUR (Return)

Wieder da: Swiss Business & First Class Partner Sale ab Brüssel und Luxemburg IT´S BACK – Die günstigen Swiss Partner Sale... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Sheraton Is Introducing New Bath Amenities

Of Marriott's 30 brands, Sheraton is the one that's the most confusing to me. It seems to me like the brand has been struggling with an identity crisis for far too long.... Read More

Travel Codex
Make Your Plans to See the Great American Eclipse!

A couple years ago, Alaska Airlines agreed to an odd request from an astronomer — there was going to be an eclipse over the Pacific Ocean, and if Alaska would... Read More

Frequent Miler
How to avoid United Basic Economy

Avoid United Basic Economy In the time since I published “How to avoid basic economy when paying with points,” United rolled out their Basic Economy product... Read More

Pizza in Motion
I Wonder If I Just Set My Expectations Too High

I'm openly wondering if I'm setting my expectations for hotel elite status too high. Should hotels pay attention to guests who spend and stay frequently? The post I... Read More

Live from a Lounge
10% bonus on points transfer to Etihad Guest from Citi in 8 markets

Etihad has a promotion where members from the USA, India, China, Australia, Korea and some other markets get a 10% bonus on miles transferred to Etihad Guest. The post... Read More

Miles from Blighty
REVIEW: Hilton, Madrid Airport

The Madrid Airport Hilton appears to cater to tour groups and air crews. An unexceptional property, but with decent room service. The post REVIEW: Hilton, Madrid Airport... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Price Drop: Swiss Business ab Brüssel / Luxemburg (z. B. Rio, Peking): 1196 Euro

Neben einem großen First Sale, haut Swiss gerade auch einen Partnersale für die Business raus ... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Frankfurt, Milão e Barcelona a 5.800 Reais na Executiva

Pessoal, acabamos de encontrar Frankfurt e Barcelona a 5.500 Reais na classe executiva da Latam a partir do Rio de Janeiro (GIG). Essa é uma excelente tarifa em... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Flight Review British Airways 787-9 economy Row 43 H-J London LHR to San Jose SJC

On Saturday, Kelley and I flew British Airways London LHR to San Jose SJC on the Boeing 787-900 Dreamliner. We were assigned seats 43 H-J in the last row of economy... Read More

Monkey Miles
75k Citi AA Exec after $7500. Public Link

Who has two thumbs and can earn 75k AA miles with this card? YOU CAN....Assuming you qualify, are approved, and are under Citi's 24 month rule. The post 75k Citi AA... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Swiss First unter 2000 Euro ab Brüssel! Jetzt noch mehr Destinationen!

Der First Partnersale ab Brüssel hat nun einen Price Drop erfahren. Jetzt sind noch mehr gute Destinationen um unter 2 000 Euro mit dabei ... Read More

The Gate
31 Incredibly Useful Tips Every Anxious Traveler Needs To Know?

While I was researching for this article I wrote pertaining to apprehension before going on a trip, I found this article called 31 Incredibly Useful Tips Every Anxious... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Luther’s 500th, Okinawa’s 72nd, Electric Guitar’s Deceline

On my mind: reader CK shared this piece on the Battle of Okinawa anniversary. The brutality of the battle was recently depicted on the big… The post... Read More