Renés Points
Spygate: Detect Hidden Cameras in Hotel Rooms

Students on a school trip found hidden cameras in hotel rooms at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis. In Gary Leff’s post about the disturbing discovery, he notes... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Ambrosial Chicken Lasagna On Air Asia X

Each week, my Meal of the Week feature examines an airline meal from my travels over the years. This may be a meal from earlier in the week or it may be a meal... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
How You Can Earn Airline Miles By Driving

If you’re flying to a vacation destination, one of your first stops after the bathroom and baggage claim might be the rental car counter. I hope you used the tips... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Business Deal nach Male (Return): 1500 Euro

Mit der Etihad Business von Budapest nach Male ... Read More

Elite Mileage Run
SkyTeam Vacation Run: Chicago O’Hare to Barcelona — 4.9 CPM in Main Cabin!

Hola! Here’s a nice opportunity for Midwest readers to enjoy a great price on flights from the Windy City to Barcelona! Reader Eric G. sent us this itinerary... Read More

Miles To Memories
Off The Wall Ideas For Hitting Large Spending Bonus Thresholds

Have you ever considered going after those large spending bonuses but couldn't quite get there? I share some ideas for maximizing Plastiq that may help. The post Off The... Read More

View from the Wing
TV Heart Throb’s Melt Down At American Airlines Gate Caught On Film

Richard Grieco starred beside Johnny Depp in FOX’s 21 Jump Street. Young girls everywhere had a poster of him up on their walls. Now Grieco is 54 years old, picks... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Weekly Review: December 14, 2019

I've had an incredible couple of weeks of review trips, though I'm happy to be home again, as I'm exhausted. In the past week I flew American first class to Hong Kong... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
2019’s Must Reads: These Were the Most Viewed Posts per BoardingArea Readers

You've likely read many of our blog posts this year and you may have missed a few. We've rounded up our most popular blog posts from 2019. We hope that they will bring... Read More

Monkey Miles
How I earned 5x Chase and 12x Amex on a single purchase

I was able to stack a sale with Rakuten on top of a category bonus to earn 12x Amex, 5x Chase, and almost 70% off a single purchase The post How I earned 5x Chase and... Read More

Elite Mileage Run
Delta Premium Select Mileage Run: Las Vegas to Tokyo Haneda — at 5.1 CPM!

If you can escape for a few days in late April, here’s a very nice Las Vegas to Tokyo Delta Air Lines mileage run — in two of the mothership’s Premium... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Vietnam Airlines Business Deal nach Ho Chi Minh, Hanoi und BALI in einer Reise (Return): 1750 Euro

Mit der Vietnam Airlines Business von Moskau über Saigon und Hanoi nach Bali ... Read More

Review: Cathay Pacific First Class mit neuem Softprodukt – warum es für mich das beste First Produkt ist

Cathay Pacific, die Airline mit dem Stammsitz in Hongkong, bin ich unzählige Male in den letzten Jahren geflogen. Sowohl in First- aber auch in Business Class... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
VIDEO: Sheraton Bukarest – Suite

Einmal durch meine Suite im Sheraton Bukarest ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Can You Get Upgrades On Award Tickets? You Bet! Well Sometimes At Least

Booking a flight with miles and wondering if you can still sit up front? Here is our comprehensive guide to complimentary upgrades on award tickets. The post Can You... Read More

Family Flys Free
Review: Grand Hyatt at SFO, the Best Airport Hotel

The Grand Hyatt at SFO was my most anticipated hotel opening of 2019. I had a chance to stay in November, and it didn't disappoint. Here's my review f this awesome... Read More

View from the Wing
LAX International Lounge Review

Air Tahiti Nui uses the LAX International Lounge - or more formally, Los Angeles International Lounge at LAX. I hadn't visited this lounge before, and my expectation... Read More

One Mile at a Time
British Airways Adds A350-1000 Routes

In late July, British Airways took delivery of their first Airbus A350-1000. The airline has a total of 18 of these planes on order, which are being delivered at a... Read More

C Boarding Group
The Expanse Season 4: The Show Everyone (Should Be) Watching

The Expanse Season 4 just hit cyberspace like a torpedo launched at a protomolecule (which will make more sense once you watch Season 4!). This Sci-Fi masterpiece has... Read More

התוכנית לשימור סטטוס ספייר

למועדון המלונות IHG Rewards יש... Read More

Running with Miles
Great Deals on Apple Laptops, iPads, and Headphones Today Only!

Today only, you can get some of the best prices of the season with these deals on Apple products - including new laptops, iPads, Apple Watches, Audio, and more! The post... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Conheça o novo lounge vip da Mastercard em Guarulhos

A Mastercard já inaugurou esse lounge faz alguns meses, mas ficamos devendo o vídeo tour do mesmo em pleno funcionamento. O acesso é gratuito para... Read More

Miles To Memories
Another Bonvoy(ed) Devaluation Coming, Frustrations From Miles & Points Hobby & New Amex App Perk

My latest edition of articles from around the web. Around the web is collection of articles that I found interesting that are travel related. The post Another Bonvoy(ed)... Read More

Review: Cathay Pacific The Pier business class lounge Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific have some of the most elegant lounges in the business. While the flagship lounge is The Pier First Class in Hong Kong, its business class counterpart is... Read More

Sam Chui
Air France-KLM Orders Additional Airbus A350s

The Air France-KLM Group placed an order for 10 additional Airbus A350-900s. The original order remount to the summer of 2013 and with this increment the total order is... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Boeing Removed Lightning Protection On 787 Dreamliner Over FAA Objections

I’m not in the business of attacking Boeing, but the optics of a decision to remove lightening safety protections on the 787 are not helpful to the troubled... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Cathay Pacific Deck Lounge Hong Kong

Since I had some extra time during my layover in Hong Kong, I decided I should check out at least one additional Cathay Pacific lounge. Cathay Pacific has some... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
The WDW Dining Plan You Can Get Without Staying At A WDW Hotel

Walt Disney World (WDW) has been offering Disney Dining Plans (prepaid meal plans that allow for really nice discounts on food prices) since 2005. Since then,... Read More

Miles To Memories
Numerous Electronic Spy Devices Found at Popular Hyatt Hotel

A popular and large Hyatt hotel was discovered to be the home of electronic spy devices in multiple rooms. The investigation is ongoing, but it doesn't appear to be an... Read More

View from the Wing
How To Knock 10% Off The Price Of Any Hotel

Access to wholesale rates, a best rate guarantee, and 10% off of that makes it worth poking around this week for potential big hotel savings. One reader has saved... Read More

Michael W Travels
Win A Trip For 4 To Nashville: Prize includes $3,000, 100,000 AA Miles & More!

Dollar Rental Car is giving away at trip for four to Nashville, Tennessee. The prize includes 100,000 AA miles, a four night hotel stay at a Marriott property, $3,000... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Uber Comfort debuts Pop Up in Chicago O’Hare

Chicago O'Hare has a new pop up shop from Uber, touting the benefits of their new Uber Comfort program. It'll run through the holidays so enjoy while it's there! The... Read More

Sam Chui
Jeddah’s New Airport Terminal: Saudi Arabia’s latest landmark

I have recently visited the Jeddah Airport New Terminal 1, which has partially opened for flights. King AbdulAziz International Airport (KAIA) New Terminal 1 has a total... Read More

Points With a Crew
No Need to Worry About Asia Miles Any More – New 18 Month Expiration Policy!

If you have Asia Miles, your life is going to get a bit easier in January - the currency for Cathay Pacific will now offer a rolling 18 month expiration! Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Ein guter Air France / KLM Business Sale Deutschland – Mittelamerika

Mit der Air France oder KLM Business von Deutschland nach Mittelamerika ... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
DLD 271: Succession and success

A new CEO in the wings and a super technical success top this week's topics, plus Bhutan and a follow-up on what evacuation simulations are really like. The post DLD... Read More

Bargain business class Dublin to USA from €799 in the Icelandair sale

This is one of the best business class ticket offers I have seen out of Dublin. There is an Icelandair sale on at the moment, with tickets from Dublin to the United... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
1290 Euro Iberia Business (Return) nach Havanna

Mit der Iberia Business von Mailand nach Havanna ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Exciting: Starlux Airlines Tickets Going On Sale!

I've written in the past about Starlux Airlines, which is probably the new (legitimate) airline that I'm most excited about. All along we've been told that the airline... Read More

God Save The Points
Google Hotels Is Now As Good As Google Flights…

Google Hotels: Price trackers, clever filters and more… Google Flights, to put it lightly, revolutionized flight search. You can set price alerts for any number... Read More

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