Aer Lingus and Ryanair publish videos on keeping you safe when flying again

Flight schedules are about to start ramping up, which means its time to reassure passengers. Both Aer Lingus and Ryanair have published videos designed to do just that.... Read More

Frequent Miler
[Update: Now through 9/30] Redeem Capital One miles for a new phone (or your bill) with business cards

Update: Capital One reached out yesterday to let us know that this limited-time redemption opportunity would be available until September 30, 2020. This is in addition... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Lufthansa’s Shrewd Slot Deal Costs Little, Nets Billions

Lufthansa has reached a compromise with Germany and the European Union over its €9 billion bailout package. While Lufthansa must give up slots, the recipients of... Read More

Family Flys Free
Summer Travel 2020: Planning Trips During Coronavirus

With the coronavirus pandemic starting to wane and states and countries opening up, I'm trying to nail down summer travel 2020. Here's a look at our plans: The post... Read More

Miles To Memories
Last Days to Use $15 Uber Platinum Credits this Month (UberEats Promo Codes!)

Just a friendly reminder that today is the last day to use your Uber Platinum credits this month. Don't let them go to waste! The post Last Days to Use $15 Uber... Read More

View from the Wing
Should American Airlines Be Saved?

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Hong Kong Reveals New Rules for Transit Passengers as Air Travel Slowly Resumes

Transit passengers at Hong Kong International Airport will be expected to go straight to their connecting gate when the airport reopens to international transfer... Read More

Deal: Earn 1,500 AAdvantage Miles with Blue Apron with First Month Subscription

We’ve got another meal delivery service AAdvantage deal for you! Blue Apron has been featured for extra flight miles before, but 1500 AAdvantage miles are the... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Lufthansa edges towards acceptance of state aid … but will loose slots in the process

It seems the Lufthansa group has swallowed its pride and has chosen to accept revised conditions that the European Commission has imposed, so it can access €9... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Thai Airways muss Rückzahlungen für Flüge ein halbes Jahr pausieren

Rückzahlungen von gestrichenen Thai Flügen könnten nun sehr lange dauern ... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
The Most Popular Food Delivery Order In Each State During COVID-19

While we’ve all been home and not traveling due to the coronavirus pandemic, a bunch of us have been ordering food. Door Dash and Uber Eats to the rescue!... Read More

Miles To Memories
TradeUP Investing App, Two Free Stocks Plus $50 Bonus

TradeUP is a new commission-free stock trading app. You can get two free stocks and $50 in cash when you sign up for a new account. The post TradeUP Investing App, Two... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Lufthansa Giving Up Frankfurt & Munich Slots

On the plus side, it looks like Lufthansa will be getting up to €9 billion in aid from Germany. Unfortunately for Lufthansa, the airline also has to agree to give... Read More

The Gate
House Plants: A Map of the Urban Jungle

As frequent fliers around the world have been under some sort of isolation or quarantine order as restricted in their jurisdiction by a government entity — or,... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Air India muss über Uzbekistan wegen Covid-19 Pilot umdrehen

Eine Air India Maschine musste aufgrund eines erkrankten Piloten bei einem Rückholflug umdrehen ... Read More

Track Covid-19 travel restrictions, airline bankruptcies, travel industry woes & more

You can use this website to keep a track of the latest updates as countries start easing covid-19 travel restrictions. That & more... The post Track Covid-19 travel... Read More

View from the Wing
Elite Status And Free Stays With One Two Night Stay In Las Vegas

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.... Read More

Best Citi Credit Cards

Citi is a decent issuer for travel and cash back credit cards. Click here to learn about some of the best Citi credit cards. The post Best Citi Credit Cards appeared... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Air India Plane Turns Around Because Pilot Tests Positive For COVID-19

An Air India Airbus A320 operated a 5hr23min flight to nowhere today because a pilot tested positive for COVID-19. Early this morning a one year old Air India Airbus... Read More

Обзор: Lufthansa Senator Lounge, Берлин (TXL)

Очередной отличный лаунж Lufthansa -... Read More

Renés Points
Screaming Discouraged on Japanese Roller Coasters; Maldives Getting More Expensive?!

Japan is (politely, of course) asking roller coaster riders to refrain from screaming. Plus, the Maldives might become even spendier to visit. We’ll get to those... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Scott Kirby’s Plan To Save Jobs At United Airlines

United CEO Scott Kirby has reached out to employees with a broad vision to avoid furloughs and job cuts in October. But the devil remains in the details… In the... Read More

Frequent Miler
Is the Chase CSR 1.5c cash-out compelling? Also: using incidental credits & more.

Chase introduced some major COVID enhancements this week, but I’ve seen many readers dismiss the ability to redeem points at a value of 1.5c per point. Should only... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
British Airways Becomes Rare Outlier By Not Mandating Face Masks for Crew or Passengers

Despite the United Kingdom having the second-highest COVID-19 death rate in the world and recording more novel Coronavirus infections that any other European country,... Read More

Pontos e Viagens
Como planejar uma viagem de volta ao mundo

Todo sonho tem um preço, não é mesmo? Planejar uma viagem de volta mundo certamente também tem o seu e aqui estamos falando do tempo e... Read More

God Save The Points
Greece Opens For Travel June 15th, 2020. Here’s Every Detail…

You’ve probably heard the phrase “the only game in town”, which refers to things which may not be perfect, but are the only option. Greece is perfect,... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
55% der Miles and More Kunden sind mit Kulanzregelung zur Statusverlängerung zufrieden

Die Statusverlängerung von Miles and More wird mehr als 50% der Leser positiv aufgenommen ... Read More

DEAL: Rp2.220.000,- nett Menginap di The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Pacific Place (+5x Meals Presentations & Cocktails)

Beberapa hari lalu, PinterPoin sempat membagikan informasi tentang promo pembelian gift card The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Pacific Place (RCPP). Pada dasarnya, promo... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Southwest Airlines to Enforce Social Distancing by Blocking Out Seats Through July 31

Southwest Airlines announced Friday that it would continue restricting the number of seats available for sale on its flights through until July 31 at the earliest in... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Neuer Rettungsdeal für Lufthansa – Vorstand stimmt zu

Lufthansa hat den Rettungsdeal nachverhandelt und der Vorstand stimmt zu ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
200 Euro Gutschrift für American Express ÖSTERREICH Platinum Kunden

Kunden mit österreichischer American Express Platinum erhalten eine Gutschrift ... Read More

1 Hari Lagi: Beli Miles Alaska dengan Bonus 60%, Terbesar Sepanjang Masa

Sejak pertengahan bulan April 2020 lalu, Alaska Airlines menawarkan bonus pembelian miles terbesar sepanjang masa. Spesifiknya, Alaska menawarkan bonus 60% miles untuk... Read More

No Mas Coach!
The State of Alaska opens on June 5th to Tourists

In what seems like a deluge of bad news on the travel front, a bit of good news has arrived. According to a press conference by the (R) governor of the State of Alaska... Read More

Frequent Miler
Which Marriott Bonvoy card is best?

Given that both Amex and Chase issue Marriott Bonvoy credit cards, there are a boatload of cards that earn the same type of rewards. Whether you already have some of... Read More

The Gate
This is What Happens When Populations are Locked Down for Months.

Ever since George Floyd was murdered by at least one police officer in Minneapolis who pressed his knee into his neck to restrain him on Monday, May 25, 2020, violent... Read More

Michael W Travels
A Visit To The Sólheimasandur DC 3 Plane Wreck In Iceland With Kids

At the end of June 2019, the Michael W Travels went on a trip to Iceland, a country that I’ve wanted to visit for years. While I hoped to see the Northern Lights,... Read More

Renés Points
Buy a $30 Happy Student Gift Card for $25 (and Earn Cash Back!)

Need a versatile, discounted gift for a special student — or yourself? GiftCardMall is offering $30 Happy Student gift cards for $25. Plus, TopCashback awards 5%... Read More

View from the Wing
Hong Kong Customs Found 217 Kilos Of Cocaine Hidden Inside An Aircraft Engine

Aircraft make great hiding spots for drugs, like when the nose of this American Airlines jet hid 31 pounds of cocaine. But what on earth led Hong Kong Customs officers... Read More

Subscribe To The Best of Boardingarea

A weekly digest of the most popular & trending stories from across the network 

You have Successfully Subscribed!