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[REVIEW] Rogers Bank MasterCard
Effective September 21, 2023, the Rogers Mastercard has been revamped again. This card initially launched in 2022 when we interviewed the CEO of Rogers Bank, because being updated to May 2023. Now this card is going through further changes. The post [REVIEW] Rogers Bank MasterCard appeared first on Pointshogger.
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Review: Alila Uluwatu Bali is stunning but with shortcomings
This stay at the Alila Uluwatu Bali is probably my first and last stay at the Alila property for a… The post Review: Alila Uluwatu Bali is stunning but with shortcomings appeared first on Points Miles and Bling.
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San Diego Airport Lounges: Aspire vs. United Club Lounge
On my recent trip to San Diego, I had the chance to explore two popular San Diego Airport lounges: the… The post San Diego Airport Lounges: Aspire vs. United Club Lounge appeared first on Points Miles and Bling.
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Guide: Visiting the Vibrant City of Amman, Jordan
Introduction After a comfortable flight on QSuite from Montreal to Doha, we made the short hop to arrive at Queen… The post Guide: Visiting the Vibrant City of Amman, Jordan appeared first on Points Miles and Bling.
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The Gate with Brian Cohen
What Is Wrong With This Photograph? Part 215
I have used the following photograph in at least two articles here at The Gate With Brian Cohen and only realized recently that it qualifies for this series of articles. Shame on me. For this edition of this popular game, can you guess what... The post What Is Wrong With This Photograph?...
Frequent Miler
Save at Holiday Inn & Holiday Inn Express with Citi Offer & SimplyMiles
There are new offers out from both Citi Merchant Offers and American Airlines Simply Miles that might stack for savings and additional mileage earning on stays at Holiday In or Holiday Inn Express. You’ll need to check to see if you are targeted, but these could make for a nice potential stack...
TravelUpdate
When a Marriott Hotel gets Bonvoyed!
What happens when a Marriott Hotel gets Bonvoyed? Marriott Bonvoy in the frequent flyer community is known for one word, Bonvoyed! That is typically associated with something negative happening to a guest. Learn how we managed to play a uno reverse on hotels in India! Cricket World Cup in India...
Off the Beaten Points
American Airlines Resumes Direct Flights to Uruguay
American Airlines will resume direct flights to Uruguay following the airline’s temporary halt of operations at Montevideo Airport…
Your Mileage May Vary
Hotel Owner Reams Guest For Complaint
Complainers gonna complain. And when you’re a chronic complainer, or are complaining about something you really shouldn’t, don’t be surprised if you get some push back. Much like the well-worded…
Frequent Miler
Amex kills upgrading with points, the perfect gift for the jilted Delta lover and is now the time to go back to Maui? (Saturday Selection)
Amex will no longer let you upgrade with points, luggage tags for jilted Delta flyers and is it the right time to travel to Maui? All that and more in this week’s Saturday Selection, our weekly round-up of interesting tidbits from around the interwebs (links to each article are embedded...
Economy Class & Beyond
Last Week at Economy Class and Beyond (23rd September)
Saturday has rolled around again. With that, it must be time for Last Week at Economy Class and Beyond. In danger. Birmingham Musem and Art Gallery (as Birmingham City Council files for Section 114 and the finance people move in…) Routes and Networks Jet2 to base a 7th Aircraft at Edinburgh...
View from the Wing
“All-Inclusive Tolls” New Rental Car Company Scam That Could Cost You $140 Per Week
You may pay tourism fees; concession recovery fees; customer transportation fees; parking recovery fees; vehicle license fees; energy surcharges; and even tire fees. Junk fees often add 50% – 100% to the cost of a car rental. Car rental companies employ the most creative people in the world at developing...
Points With a Crew
Southwest Performance Business Credit Card Review – Free Southwest Wifi And More
The Southwest Performance Business card has one of the highest welcome offers of any Southwest card, putting you that much closer to the Companion Pass.
Miles To Memories
So What? Delta Sky Club Access Changes Hardly Affect These People
Delta Sky Club access is justifiably sought by many frequent travelers. The negative changes don't affect all of them, though. The post So What? Delta Sky Club Access Changes Hardly Affect These People appeared first on Miles to Memories.
One Mile at a Time
Weekly Review: September 23, 2023
I hope everyone is having a great weekend! I’ve been at home the past week having a great time with family, and am off on another adventure in the coming week, which should have some fun reviews. On the points & travel front, this week Delta revealed its summer 2024...
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Use This Trick To Listen To Your Favorite Music Stations Anywhere Around The World
Over the past several years we’ve taken more road trips than ever before. During those long drives, it’s nice to have some great music in the car to help pass…
View from the Wing
Delta Air Lines Had A Good Thing Going, Then They Got Greedy
For years they've been taking away from the program, sometimes a little at a time and sometimes a lot. And they've been requiring more and more from customers to get less and less. Like the proverbial boiling lobster, SkyMiles elite members went along for the most part every...
Miles To Memories
Bellagio’s Brand New Rooms, Rio Vegas Nightmare, Resorts World’s New Venue & End of Free Play?
Bellagio's new Spa Tower rooms are coming online, but how do they compare to other rooms at the resort. Plus we look into the Vegas F1 nightmare, a Rio nightmare for guests and how a popular New York eatery is making its way to the Strip. The post Bellagio’s Brand...
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Sneaky Hack To Avoid A Canceled/Delayed Flight
Regardless of the reasons behind them, airline cancellations and delays are disappointing. If you have a connecting flight, you could wind up missing your connection (here are some ways to…
Economy Class & Beyond
Delta Air Lines readies its Summer 2024 European flights
With people hitting the Pumpkin Spice hard (your author excluded), it’s time for Delta Air Lines to show its hand for its European Summer 2024 operation. It might involve a few Boeng 767-300ERs.  From New York JFK Delta will add Naples, Italy to the network from the 23rd May 2024 with a...
Live and Let’s Fly
Three Things I Want From Flight Attendants
A flight attendant has told us three things she hates about passengers. Here are three pet peeves I have against flight attendants. Three Reasonable “Pet Peeves” I Have Against Flight Attendants An American Airlines flight attendant named Ally Case shares that she has three particular “pet peeves” about passengers, including:...
Point Me to the Plane
Lisbon’s Coffee Scene -My Exploration of & Favorite Local Coffee Houses
People say I’m passionate about coffee. They know me well! And coupled with travel, I’ve taken to exploring and writing about the coffee scene wherever I roam. I have a passion for supporting local roasters and coffee houses. Recently, I had a wonderful holiday in Portugal, which focused on Lisbon....
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How The Banks Say To Dispose Of Metal Credit Cards
Metal Credit Cards are the biggest rage. Seemingly every card with an annual fee of over $100 has to be made of metal. One bank even promotes their card as…
One Mile at a Time
Marriott Charges Guest Wrong Amount, Locks Bonvoy Account
My gosh, sometimes being a consumer is a really helpless experience…
View from the Wing
Husband Asks Passenger To Switch Seats So His Wife Could Juggle 3 Kids By Herself
Asking passengers to switch seats with parents so they can sit with their children is fraught. No one wants to sit next to your child! If they’re a teenager surely they’re fine sitting alone! And please don’t ask me to take a middle seat in standard coach in exchange for...
One Mile at a Time
Chase Ink Business Unlimited Review: 1.5x Points & No Annual Fee
Link: Apply now for the Ink Business Unlimited Credit Card with 90,000 points ($900 cash back)
Points With a Crew
Woman FURIOUS After Fiancee Takes $2,000 To Not Board Delta Flight
What would you have done? I am not sure how I would have handled a situation like ...
Live and Let’s Fly
American Airlines Economy Class Passenger Kicked Off After Using First Class Overhead Bin
Should a passenger have been kicked off the flight for becoming snippy with flight attendants after he was admonished not to use a first class overhead bin when traveling in economy class? Economy Class Passenger Kicked Off After Quibbling With Flight Attendants Over The Use Of First Class Overhead Bin...
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Aeroplan Flight Redemption Sale – Save up to 25% 
The Aeroplan flight redemption sale is now on for all Aeroplan members! From September 15, 2023, to September 29, 2023,… The post Aeroplan Flight Redemption Sale – Save up to 25%  appeared first on Points Miles and Bling.
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Aeroplan HotelSavers Fourth Night Free Offer
In October 2022, Aeroplan introduced an Aeroplan redemption program for hotels named HotelSavers. This innovative program,  a 39-brand, 11-chain partnership,… The post Aeroplan HotelSavers Fourth Night Free Offer appeared first on Points Miles and Bling.
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New World Of Hyatt Bonus Journeys promotion is here – Register Now!
Hyatt has launched its latest iteration of the World of Hyatt Bonus Journeys promotion, allowing members to earn bonus points for… The post New World Of Hyatt Bonus Journeys promotion is here – Register Now! appeared first on Points Miles and Bling.
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Addison San Diego – a Michelin 3-Star Culinary Odyssey
Addison San Diego – Introduction and Reservations Nestled within the luxurious Fairmont Grand Del Mar Hotel property in San Diego… The post Addison San Diego – a Michelin 3-Star Culinary Odyssey appeared first on Points Miles and Bling.
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Unlock great value with the new Tims Credit Card
Tims Financial has officially entered the rewards space with the impressive Tims® Credit Card launch, targeting all coffee lovers and… The post Unlock great value with the new Tims Credit Card appeared first on Points Miles and Bling.
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Elevated Offer – Up to 55,000 Points with RBC Avion Visa Infinite card
This is awesome. RBC Avion Visa Infinite Card has returned its richest bonus points offer to date, up to 55,000… The post Elevated Offer – Up to 55,000 Points with RBC Avion Visa Infinite card appeared first on Points Miles and Bling.
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What Did You Book? – Aer Lingus Avios and Qatar Flexi Awards
Welcome to our second instalment of What Did You Book, brought to you by us: Sash and Mohammad. Each month,… The post What Did You Book? – Aer Lingus Avios and Qatar Flexi Awards appeared first on Points Miles and Bling.
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Air Canada’s In-Flight Upgrades
Last month, Air Canada announced new onboard features to its products and services. The upgrades included expanded in-flight food and beverage options. Air Canada was generous enough to send me a sample of their new beverage options as shown in our featured picture. Thank you Air Canada! The post Air Canada’s In-Flight...