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Hyatt Adds A New Property In Barcelona (And You Can Book It Now)

One of the biggest issues a lot of miles & points fans have with Hyatt is that it doesn't exactly have a large footprint of properties across the world. This makes... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Aer Lingus Will Offer Lie-Flat Business Class Seats On Select Short-Haul Flights

The Irish Times has reported that as a result of the new aircraft Aer Lingus will be receiving next year the airline will offer a Business Class cabin on a few of its... Read More

Traveling For Miles
American Airlines Downsizes Its Dallas – Buenos Aires Route For Summer 2019

It's always a good idea to pay attention to airline schedule changes if you have one or more flights booked a few months ahead as some of the changes we see can make a... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Los Angeles Cracks Down On AirBnB – Good News For Renters, Bad News For Travelers

Santa Monica essentially banned residents from renting out their properties via AirBnB over a year ago (AirBnB lost an appeal earlier this year), the City of West... Read More

Traveling For Miles
KLM Has Opened The First Part Of Its New Crown Lounge In Amsterdam

If you travel with SkyTeam into and out of Europe with any kind of frequency there's a good chance that you spend quite a bit of time at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport.... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
In Travel – Brexit means ETIAS fees are due from 2021

For the Daily Mail/Dail Express reader who jets off one a year (and for the rest of us who travel because travel is enjoyable), it seems one of the side-effects of the... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Europe – West Coast Business Class From $1,417 Roundtrip With TAP Air Portugal’s New Route

TAP Air Portugal is rapidly becoming a more interesting airline for this of us who fly across the Atlantic with any kind of frequency. The airline is currently offering... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Advent Calendar Day 10: Win a Part of a Plane… Genuinely!

Today’s Advent Calendar window provides another chance to win a pocket-sized piece of aviation history: a KLM Boeing 747 ‘Aviationtag’ Each... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Long Way Home – Two Hours and 20 in Helsinki Vantaa

Two Hours 20 in Helsinki Vantaa – Long Way Home In this adventure: I’ve got to stop looking at odd routings and thinking they’re good ideas Sleep?... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Grab a Bargain Last-Minute Festive Break with Hilton…

Fancy a last-minute festive break –  perhaps to check out some Christmas Markets before the big day, or maybe as a gift to help beat the January blues? If you... Read More

Traveling For Miles
This Is Why Service On American Airlines Won’t Get Better

The Chicago Business Journal has reported that American Airlines is adding 'service analysts' to some of its flights as the airline desperately tries to find ways to get... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Chase Freedom Q1 2019 Bonus Categories Announced

The last day to register for the Chase Freedom Q4 2018 bonuses is tomorrow (14 December) and that means that it's time for Chase to reveal the bonus categories for the... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
To Fly, To Sleigh – British Airways lines up festive IFE options and food

As we race into the festive season, British Airways is launching a selection of seasonal IFE (in-flight entertainment) content on its long haul services. Panasonic IFE... Read More

Traveling For Miles
American Airlines Is Adding 18 New Routes & More Flights To Europe In 2019

Yesterday we heard United Airlines tell us all about the extra flying it will be doing from San Francisco next year and today we have American Airlines telling us how it... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Malaysia Airlines’ Cabin Rebranding May Be Good News For Oneworld Mileage Earning

It's not often that you hear of an airline removing its First Class product from sale without changing the cabin layouts onboard its aircraft but that's exactly what... Read More

Traveling For Miles
British Airways Is Relaxing Lounge Access Rules Over The Holidays (For Some)

Over recent years British Airways has taken to relaxing its lounge entrance criteria during times when business travel is slower and when families are more likely to be... Read More

Traveling For Miles
You Can Seriously Overpay For Avios Right Now (Be Careful!)

If you're a US based member of the British Airways Executive Club you may have received an email encouraging you to buy Avios with a 50% bonus "this week only" - please... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
British Airways “Lounge Zoo” Returns for the Holidays?

Lounge access is one of the most important features of elite status with British Airways Executive Club. For short-haul Economy class travellers, lounge access is a... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Advent Calendar Day 13: Win a Curve Black + Tumi Wallet

Today’s Advent Calendar prize is the perfect fit for frequent travellers –  a Curve Black Card. The winner will also receive a stylish Tumi... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Long Way Home – AY10 Chicago O’Hare to Helsinki Vantaa (Economy Pro)

Finnair AY10 Chicago O’Hare to Helsinki Vantaa (Economy Pro) – Long Way Home In this adventure: I’ve got to stop looking at odd routings and thinking... Read More

Traveling For Miles
United Airlines Announces HUGE Expansion Out Of San Francisco

United Airlines has just announced that it plans to grow its services out of San Francisco quite dramatically in 2019. The airline is calling this move its "largest ever... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Qatar Airways Is Offering Up To 10% Off Flights From Australia & New Zealand

It has been a while since we've seen a truly great Qatar Airways sale anywhere in the world so, right now, any kind of deal is better than no deal at all and that's what... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Some Virgin Atlantic Pilots Are Planning To Strike Over The Holidays

Some links to products and travel providers on this website will earn Traveling For Miles a commission which helps contribute to the running of the site –... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Marriott ‘Points Advance’ is Now Available at All Former SPG Brands

I struggle to think of programme elements where Marriott Rewards offers an obvious improvement on Starwood Preferred Guest. Some of you might be thinking… stop... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Delta & SkyTeam Significantly Expand Operations Out Of Boston

Delta and its SkyTeam partners have announced a significant increase in their services to/from Boston for 2019 and, coming on top of Delta's other increased Boston... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Qatar Airways stregthens European services for Winter

Whilst winter is here, Qatar Airways is in the process of strengthening services to Europe from December 2019. Qatar Airways Boeing 777-300ER arriving at... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Air France Unveils Its Refurbished Dining Area At New York JFK

Yesterday, 11 December 2018, Air France unveiled the refurbished dining area of its lounge at New York JFK and promised more upgrades to come in February 2019. Situated... Read More

Traveling For Miles
The Incredible American Airlines Award That Came & Went

American Airlines has recently started publishing some discounted Economy Class awards which it's calling "web specials". This is almost certainly as a result of Delta's... Read More

Traveling For Miles
United Caves – Basic Economy Fares Now Qualify For Elite Credits

Let's be honest and open about this - Basic Economy fares are a rip-off. Airlines would love for us all to blindly believe that Basic Economy fares are just super-cheap,... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Great Deals Available in the Hilton Asia Pacific Sale

Hilton have today launched an Asia Pacific “Year End Sale”, offering 25% off the ‘best available rate’ for bookings in the Asia Pacific region.... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Advent Calendar Day 12: Win ~£700 Worth of FREE FLIGHTS from Norwegian Reward!

Courtesy of our good friends at Norwegian Reward – the loyalty programme of Norwegian Air – today’s Advent Calendar prize is a rather jolly 7,500... Read More

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