Mike a Bordo
Una completa conexión con la naturaleza – Singita Ebony
    Llegamos a nuestro último lodge en este viaje, después de un vuelo de 15min desde el Parque Nacional de Kruger, aterrizamos en Sabi Sand, es una reserva privada de 650 kilometros cuadrados que se encuentra adyacente a Kruger. Su nombre lo toma de los 2 ríos que delimitan...
Mike a Bordo
Lo mejor de Sudáfrica – El Safari completo en Singita Lebombo
    Empezamos con el Safari de tarde, lo primero que vimos fueron muchísimos hipopótamos justamente en el río debajo de mi suite.   Nos fuimos directo al sundowner en un lugar espectacular en esta reserva privada. Hoy es el cumpleaños de una de nuestras compañeras de aventura, nadie sabía...
Mike a Bordo
La mejor suite de Singita Lebombo
    Singita Lebombo toma su nombre por la cordillera que atraviesa esta región de Sudáfrica. Pero Lebombo es mejor conocida como “Tierra de leones”, debido a la alta población de felinos en esta zona.   Llegó el momento de seguir con nuestro viaje, y para disfrutar al máximo en...
Mike a Bordo
Desde que entras puedes percibir que está hecha con estándares demasiado altos. Está diseñada, para que familias completas pasen unas vacaciones de lujo e inolvidables.   Tiene en total 5 habitaciones, y a pesar de ser tan grande, no permiten a más de 10 personas debido a que tienen que...
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Live from a Lounge
Air India starts codesharing with Vistara
Air India has launched a global codeshare on Vistara flights, the first step of the virtual merger between the two carriers. The post Air India starts codesharing with Vistara appeared first on Live from a Lounge.
Monkey Miles
Park Hyatt London opening October 1st?
Park Hyatt London is finally open to booking starting October 1st The post Park Hyatt London opening October 1st? appeared first on Monkey Miles.
2PAXfly
THAILAND: Visa exemption now allows for 60 day stay
Australians and New Zealanders, in fact, citizens of 93 countries who are eligible for the visa exemption program, can now stay for 60 days. Here is the Thai government’s public relations release. Previously, the maximum stay without visa renewal was 30 days, so you now have double the time to...
Frequent Miler
How to find SLH hotels bookable with Hilton points & free night certificates
Hilton’s partnership with Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) has made Hilton points and free night certificates exciting again. There are numerous participating SLH hotels that are are drool-worthy destinations and which would be out of reach for most people when booking with cash. With Hilton points or free...
View from the Wing
Hyatt Close To Acquiring Standard Hotels
The first Standard Hotel property - The Standard Hollywood - was opened on Sunset in 1999 and closed during the pandemic. The original investors included Leonardo DiCaprio, Cameron Diaz, and Benicio del Toro. Current hotels include New York in the Meatpacking District and the East Village; Miami Beach; London; Maldives;...
The Bulkhead Seat
Final Hours: Amazon Prime Day Ends Tonight
Amazon Prime Day ends in just a few hours. Thousands of items are discounted… The post Final Hours: Amazon Prime Day Ends Tonight appeared first on The Bulkhead Seat.
TravelUpdate
Los Angeles to Dallas on the A321 EOW
This is a review of the flight from Los Angeles to Dallas on the A321 EOW and some of the surroundings. In my 50 or so flights around the US every year almost exclusively on American, the predominance of the flights are on the A321 and the Boeing 737-800. Sometimes...
Points With a Crew
Final Hours of Amazon Prime Day – Here Are The Deals Still Available
There's only a few hours left for Amazon Prime Day (it officially ends at midnight PT), but there are still deals on travel, tech, and household items including ...
The Gate with Brian Cohen
Would You Partake in a Complimentary Breakfast If You Are Not a Guest At a Hotel Property?
A number of mid-range hotel properties offer a complimentary breakfast in the form of a buffet as part of the room rate for guests who stay at them. Would you partake in a complimentary breakfast if you are not a guest at a hotel property? Most hotel properties that offer a...
2PAXfly
LOUNGE REVIEW: Manaia Lounge, Christchurch, New Zealand
I’m not going to spend too many words on this lounge. It’s an OK lounge with a mixture of clients. Emirates, Qantas, Fiji Airways, China Southern Airlines, Cathay Pacific and Jetstar use the lounge. It also has paid access when capacity allows. It’s also a Priority Pass lounge. It’s a...
The Bulkhead Seat
Alaska Airlines is Increasing the Size of Its First Class and Premium Cabins
Alaska Airlines announced today that it is adding seats to both its Premium and… The post Alaska Airlines is Increasing the Size of Its First Class and Premium Cabins appeared first on The Bulkhead Seat.
Your Mileage May Vary
UGH! My Latest Dealing With American Airlines’ Crap IT Glitches
Every year, I rank the major US airlines based on our experiences with them over the past year. Of the major carriers, American has consistently been slipping downward, even falling…
Frequent Miler
How To Use Marriott Free Night Certificates (And How They Can’t Be Used)
Depending on how many Chase and American Express Marriott credit cards you hold, it’s possible to end up with numerous free night certificates after renewing your cards each year. You also have the option to select a free night certificate valid for properties costing up to 40,000 points per night...
ATX Jetsetter
Virgin Atlantic Abandons China
Virgin Atlantic is cancelling the its only remaining route to China and the Far East. Flights to Shanghai will be eliminated in October. The post Virgin Atlantic Abandons China appeared first on ATX Jetsetter.
Miles To Memories
Closing Out Mirage’s Hotel, Tropicana Demo Update, Virgin Quick Eats, New Happy Hour & Valet Thiefs!
Spending the last night at Mirage in Vegas, Trop demolition update, crazy accident video, a new happy hour, bats on Fremont Street and Virgin's quick eats. The post Closing Out Mirage’s Hotel, Tropicana Demo Update, Virgin Quick Eats, New Happy Hour & Valet Thiefs! appeared first on Miles to Memories.
Miles To Memories
Get $800 Bonus With New US Bank Business Checking Account
US Bank has a new bonus of up to $800 in cash for business checking accounts. This is a higher bonus than the previous offer, but it also requires a much larger deposit. The post Get $800 Bonus With New US Bank Business Checking Account appeared first on Miles to Memories.
View from the Wing
TSA Administrator Reveals: Ex-American Airlines CEO’s Maneuver To Kill JSX Fails
Former American Airlines Chairman Doug Parker shared how he championed his airline's cause using the federal government to try to take out a small competitor. In March he went on the Airlines Confidential podcast and shared that a year earlier he and Southwest Airlines Chief Operating Officer Andrew Watterson...
Points With a Crew
Apple Air Tags At An All-Time Low Price (and this is why travelers need to have them)
Since the Air Tag first came out a few years ago, they have become pretty indispensable for frequent travelers. With all of the stories of lost and misplaced luggage, having an Air Tag can help...
The Bulkhead Seat
Delta Air Lines Flight From Milan Returns After Engine Failure
Delta Air Lines flight DL175 from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International… The post Delta Air Lines Flight From Milan Returns After Engine Failure appeared first on The Bulkhead Seat.
One Mile at a Time
Do Airline Miles Expire? What You Need To Know
For those of us into collecting miles & points, one thing to always be on the lookout for is mileage expiration policies. Programs have different policies when it comes to whether miles expire, and if so, what activity will prevent your miles from expiring.
Your Mileage May Vary
American Airlines Pilot Reports UFO Sighting During Boston to PA Flight
American Airlines flight AA5795 was supposed to be typical in every way. The Piedmont Embraer ERJ-145 left Boston (BOS) on January 1 at 6:33pm and arrived at Harrisburg (MDT) a…
Frequent Miler
Alaska Airlines shopping portal promo: Earn up to 1,000 bonus Mileage Plan miles by 8/5
The United and Southwest shopping portals launched new promotions in the last day or two and the Alaska Airlines portal is now joining them with an opportunity to earn up to 1,000 bonus Mileage Plan miles. The Deal The Alaska Airlines shopping portal is offering the following three-tiered promotion: Spend...
Running with Miles
Prime Day Deal: Apple AirTags (4 Pack) At Lowest Price Ever!
Grab some Apple AirTags for your next trip with this special Prime Day deal on AirTags! They are on sale at what has been their lowest price ever. The post Prime Day Deal: Apple AirTags (4 Pack) At Lowest Price Ever! appeared first on Running with Miles.
Running with Miles
Prime Day Deals on Cameras – Action Cameras, Drones, and More
This Amazon Prime Day has a lot of deals on cameras - from action cameras,to mirrorless, to drones and more. Get ready to capture your adventures! The post Prime Day Deals on Cameras – Action Cameras, Drones, and More appeared first on Running with Miles.
Mike a Bordo
Mi travesía por África – Día 2 en Singita Pamushana
    En este segundo día en Singita Pamushana nos levantamos muy temprano, te despiertan a las 5 de la mañana para que estés listo en el lobby a las 5:30 y salgamos a más tardar a las 6 de la mañana al safari.   Nuestro primer encuentro del día...
Mike a Bordo
Mi travesía por África – Día 1 en Singita Pamushana
Estoy muy emocionado de estar de regreso en África, pero aún más por la experiencia que vamos a vivir durante los siguientes 8 días. Visitaremos varios campamentos de Singita, la compañía de safaris de ultra lujo. Estos lodges se encuentran en diferentes reservas naturales entre Sudáfrica y Zimbabwe. Nuestra primera...
Mike a Bordo
¿Qué te imaginas cuando piensas en Bali?
Fui a bali con un gordo peludo y chichón . Bali es magia, Bali es su gente que te sonríe con el corazón, Bali es lo profundo de sus templos milenarios. La famosa isla de Bali es uno de los destinos más famosos a nivel mundial en el mundo del...
Mike a Bordo
Este hotel es un paraíso de Bali
Este hotel es un paraíso de Bali . . Si el paraíso existe, sin duda este hotel está ubicado en medio de él. El Ritz Carlton Mandapa es mucho más que un hotel de lujo, es un recinto que fue diseñado para convivir en perfecta armonía con la naturaleza de...
Mike a Bordo
El hotel más Instagrameable de Bali
El hotel más Instagrameable de Bali . . «No se siente como una experiencia de check-in, sino más bien una transición a otro mundo, bienvenida por las personas más amigables de la Tierra». Cuando viajamos al Sudeste Asiático podemos tomar unos días para visitar Indonesia, o concretamente la isla de...
Mike a Bordo
El mejor hotel de Phuket
El Mejor hotel de Phuket. Melia Phuket Mai Khao, Tailandia . Desde el año 2021 visitamos uno de los más nuevos hoteles de Phuket. El Melia Phuket Mai Khao. Me ha dejado fascinado y lo recomiendo ampliamente para sus próximas visitas. Incluso, fue mi elección para el retorno en esta...
Mike a Bordo
Así son los Mercados más famosos de Bangkok
Mi nueva experiencia por los mercados de Bangkok . En mi nuevo viaje por el magnífico país asiático, pudimos recorrer nuevos mercados en la capital de Tailandia. Seguramente Bangkok tiene más mercados por toda la ciudad; sin embargo, nos concentramos en visitar los más famosos, curiosos y sin duda, los...
Mike a Bordo
Una suerte Toledo en mi viaje a Monterrey
Una suerte Toledo en mi viaje a Monterrey . Hace unos días tuve que hacer un viaje a Monterrey, fue algo de último minuto y el inicio bastante caótico porque 2 veces en días diferentes me cancelaron mi vuelo a causa de las cenizas del #Popocatépetl. La segunda protección que...