View from the Wing
Delta Now Requires In-Person Award Ticketing For Last Minute Travel From 60 Countries

Back in July Delta began requiring SkyMiles members to go to the airport to purchase award tickets within 72 hours of travel when originating in China, Russia, and any... Read More

The Gate
Oman Visa No Longer Available Upon Arrival as of March 21, 2018

If you want to visit Oman, you will no longer be able to obtain a visa upon arrival. Instead — as of Wednesday, March 21, 2018 — you will need to apply for... Read More

Michael W Travels
I Was This Close To Meeting The Irish President At The Acropolis Museum

During our final day in Greece, the Michael W Travels family ended our day with a visit to the Acropolis Museum in Athens. The museum was a fitting end to our short... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Too blue for Lufthansa? The new livery might be changing

Love the ne Lufthansa livery? Hate it? Either way, there might be some changes in store based on internal company communications. The post Too blue for Lufthansa? The... Read More

Points With a Crew
JAL First Class SFO Haneda

Review on JAL First Class SFO Haneda. Read about the Japan Airlines first class experience from boarding, in-flight entertainment, meals and … Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Poor Airplane Cleaning Practices, Globalist Suite Upgrades, New Priority Pass Lounges

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and... Read More

Monkey Miles
Easy 300 Business Extra points with one Avis rental

Business Extra is a phenomenal program whereby you can earn a separate, concurrent point currency for flying American Airlines and some partner flights. Quick recap: you... Read More

Miles To Memories
Tons of Discounted Gift Cards on eBay, Some Big $$$$ Savers

A ton of gift cards on sale. Great for personal use and a few for resellers. Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara

Los Angeles is a great place to live, but one of the blessings of living in Southern California is weekend trips out of LA. One of my family’s favorite getaways is... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Qatar Airways’ First A350-900 With Qsuites Will Be Flying Shortly

The first plane to feature Qatar Airways' excellent Qsuites business class was the 777-300ER, and the product debuted between Doha and London as of June 2017. As far as... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
GEIL: Skyteam Business Barcelona – USA Ostküste (Return): 1100 Euro

Mit den Skyteam Airlines kommt man gerade echt sehr in der Business von Barcelona an die Ostküste ... Read More

Miles To Memories
American Express Fire Tablet Offer, Up to $40 Off When You Use Membership Rewards

Amazon has a new sale on Fire Tablets with discounts of $20, $30 or $40. The discount is for those who have a Membership Rewards earning American Express card and use at... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
100,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points with Lucrative Sign-Up Bonus

Hilton and American Express have just launched an amazing sign-up offer for their new Hilton Honors Ascend Card from American Express. This card is offering a lucrative... Read More

View from the Wing
Delta and United Diss the NRA, are Guns the Next Harvey Weinstein?

Travel companies are running from the NRA faster than politicians whose committees had jurisdiction over Native American gaming ran from Jack Abramoff. United, Delta,... Read More

Miles To Memories
British Colonial Hilton Nassau Bahamas Hotel Review, Best Location in Nassau?

A very affordable points option in Nassau. The hotel has easy access to everything you want to see in Nassau. Read More

Pizza in Motion
Cheap Flights To China In Premium Economy, NRA Travel Discounts No More And Double Points For Online Shopping This Weekend

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles and points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn't have time to write about in... Read More

The Travelers Club
L’Airbus A350 d’Iberia est pour bientôt !

Le premier Airbus A350-900 destiné à Iberia est entré en phase d’assemblage finale à Toulouse. Sa livraison est prévue pour le... Read More

God Save The Points
Pop Culture Flight Upgrade Advice – That Doesn’t Work…

Here we go again. With the term expert thrown around as casually as loose change, mainstream tips for scoring flight upgrades are worse than ever. We’d attempt to... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Will Air Italy Join Oneworld?

A few days ago I wrote about Air Italy revealing their rapid expansion plans. The airline was formerly known as Meridiana, and Qatar Airways now owns a 49% stake. While... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Vazou informações da próxima promoção da Latam

A Latam já havia anunciado uma super promoção para início no dia 26 de fevereiro de 2018, e graças as dicas dos leitores Leandro Alves... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
DLD 181: Akbar’s busy week

Rebranding an airline is a lot of work. So is throwing a ridiculous party for a new aircraft subtype. Welcome to Qatar Airways' CEO Akbar Al Baker's week. Plus more... Read More

Travel With Grant
Are you Making Any Speculative Marriott or SPG Bookings Before the March 6 Devaluation?

On March 6, 2018, both Marriott and SPG have many properties going up in cost if you’re using points to book them. When we get advance notices like this, I wonder... Read More

No Mas Coach!
How to Book LATAM flights with Alaska Airlines miles

So, you have an Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan account that’s bursting with miles and an undying itch to go to South America. Now what? The post How to Book LATAM... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
The Paradox of Aeroplan’s Survivalist Mentality

Aeroplan will lose its largest partner, Air Canada, in 2020. While the program may continue to survive in some form, many predict parent-company Aimia is already... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Delta and United End Discounts for NRA Conference

Yesterday, multiple car rental companies in the US announced that they will be ending discounts for NRA members. Specifically, Alamo, Avis, Enterprise, Hertz, and... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Weekly Review: February 24, 2018

Hello from the US once again! After being in Asia the past week with the flu, I'm finally back in the US and starting to feel better. I'm not 100% back to normal, but... Read More

View from the Wing
Victory: Hyatt Regency Aruba Now Lets Members Book Rooms on Points

Last week I wrote about the games Hyatt Regency Aruba was playing to avoid offering award nights. Whereas a week ago there were generally no award nights available... Read More

Mommy Points
Using Miles and Points to Book an Affordable Vail Ski Trip

How we used American and United airline miles to fly to Vail, the Epic Pass to save on ski tickets, and leveraged a fortuitous rescheduled grand re-opening of the... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Southwest Airlines Increases Upgraded Boarding Prices

Southwest Airlines may let passengers check bags for free, however they’re finding other ways to increase revenue. The latest announcement by Southwest is for... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
How Qatar Airways Promises to Combat Jet Lag with A350-1000

Qatar Airway’s latest aircraft, the A350-1000, entered service today between Doha and London. The new aircraft is equipped with several measures to combat jet lag... Read More

Will Run For Miles
Frontier 2-Day Sale – Fares from $20

very low $20 airfares on many routes The post Frontier 2-Day Sale – Fares from $20 appeared first on Will Run For Miles. Read More

Miles To Memories
From Around the Web: Get a 2nd Amex Bonus on the Same Card, Best Buy Class Action, FREE $5 at Target & More

My latest edition of Roundup: Articles From Around the Web! Read More

One Mile at a Time
Congress Calls On American To Pay Some Of Their Employees More

American's CEO, Doug Parker, has bragged about how the airline will never lose money again, and has essentially argued that the company's current profits are at the... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Travel gets more expensive for NRA members

Looking for a travel discount with your NRA membership card? Yeah, that's not really going to happen so much anymore. Rental car groups, hotel chains and airlines are... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Did you Hear About the New Hyatt Promo? (Humor)

Let me say at the outset, this is meant to be a light-hearted rather than a critical post. A little insider info from the world of blogging. There are these things... Read More

God Save The Points
Six Clever Tricks To Save On Hotels…

When Manchester United is playing, Manchester hotels won’t be cheap. Saving on hotels is not just about which website you book with and who’s offering the... Read More

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