Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Breaking: Belarusian Olympic Sprinter Refuses to Get On Flight Home From Tokyo Haneda Airport

Belarusian Olympic sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskay has refused to get on a flight home after the Belarus Olympic Committee unexpectedly withdrew her from the competition... Read More

Miles To Memories
After Being “Covid Trapped” For 16+ Months It Is Time To Finally Go Home

For those who have been following my story, I’ve been “covid trapped” in Tonga for the entire time of the pandemic unable to go home. The post After Being “Covid... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Ryanair Chief Executive Michael O’Leary Sets Sights On €100 Million Bonus

Ryanair’s chief executive officer Michael O’Leary is in line for a €100 million bonus despite the low-cost carrier racking up huge losses as a result of the... Read More

View from the Wing
Should You Move All Your Citi Points To American AAdvantage While You Can?

Citibank's points just got more valuable since they're transferable at 1:1 into American AAdvantage until November 23, 2021. A reader asked me, "Is it smart to dump all... Read More

How to Unclog an RV Toilet

All of our reviews are based on exhaustive research, industry experience and whenever possible, hands-on testing. When you make a purchase using one of our indecently... Read More

Frequent Miler
USAA Shopping Portal: Spend $100 & Get $10 Bonus, Spend $300 & Get $25 Bonus

In addition to several airline shopping portals offering bonus miles right now, the USAA shopping portal is now offering bonus cashback when hitting spending thresholds... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
$510 Spend + $180 Commission: US Mint Coin Deal (8/3/21 at 12pm EDT)

US Mint coin deals as a way to earn points? A new coin release on August 3, 2021 can generate over $510 credit card spend and $180 commission. The post $510 Spend + $180... Read More

Pontos pra Voar
Promoção Digio oferece descontos para compras no cartão de crédito – Incluindo R$60 na Hering

Promoção Digio, bantech de serviços financeiros, oferece condições de descontos especiais para seus clientes em compras online em diversos parceiros dentro de sua... Read More

Travel With Massi
First Class Partnersale, Eurowings Discover und weitere Neuigkeiten dieser Woche

Damit du auch garantiert keine Neuigkeiten rund ums Reisen mit Punkten verpasst, stellen wir jeden Sonntag eine Übersicht der wichtigsten Beiträge der vergangenen... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Airbus? Boeing? How To Quickly Tell The Difference

Those of you who are aviation geeks just amaze me. I mean, you can just glance at a plane and know what it is. Me? I’m lucky if I can… The post Airbus? Boeing? How... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Virgin Atlantic Clubhouses Now Managed By Plaza Premium

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about a management change happening for Virgin Atlantic Clubhouses outside of the UK. These have historically been some of the best... Read More

View from the Wing
Congressman Brings Gun Through Airport Security, TSA Stores It For Him So He Doesn’t Miss Flight

Madison Cawthorn (R-NC) is one of the youngest members of Congress ever, and the first one to be born in the 1990s. He brought a gun through a TSA checkpoint. He wasn't... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Uh Oh: Cruise Cancellations Rolling In

Cruise cancellations are beginning to roll back into future schedules and it’s not a good sign.  If you are considering booking travel or signing up for a new... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American Selling AAdvantage Miles With 75% Bonus

American AAdvantage constantly has promotions on purchased miles. With it now being a new month, the program has launched its latest offer. Read More

Eye of the Flyer
Progressive’s “Dr. Rick” Airport Commercial: I May Have Turned Into My Parents

Progressive Insurance’s “Dr. Rick” commercial series is hilarious. Until you realize you’re the one they’re laughing at. And the new ad taking aim at some... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Last Week at Economy and Beyond (1st August)

As well dive into August, it is time to close the book on July, with Last Week Week at Economy Class and Beyond Fountains in Brindley Place, Birmingham… now... Read More

Frequent Miler
Last Chance Deals: Brex Transfer Bonuses, Webull Promo, Visa & Mastercard Gift Card Deals & More

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some other deals that are due to end soon. Both Simon and Kroger are offering... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
British Airways Ramping Up Flights to the United States as Bookings Surge Despite Delta Fears

British Airways will add thousands of extra seats on key routes between London and the United States after the airline witnessed a 95 per cent surge in new bookings just... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Britain Will Let Transit Passengers Fly Through Dubai, Doha and Other ‘Red List’ Travel Hubs

The United Kingdom is close to lifting a ban on passengers passing through travel hubs in the Middle East such as Doha, Dubai and Istanbul in an attempt to reinvigorate... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Lufthansa Miles and More Multiply Miles mit allen Meilengutschriften

Bei Lufthansa Miles and More Multiply Miles werden alle Gutschriften vermehrt ... Read More

Grab a Mile
Hyatt House Portland/Beaverton: No Hassle Access to Downtown Portland

I checked into the Hyatt House Portland/Beaverton for my last night up in the Pacific Northwest. The Hyatt House Beaverton is a brand new category 2 Hyatt property and... Read More

Bagaimana Points & Miles Membantu Saya Pergi ke Amerika Dengan (Sangat) Murah + Memperoleh Vaksin

Selamat bulan Agustus!! Mungkin pembaca PinterPoin banyak bertanya-tanya mengapa Vincent dan saya belakangan ini sangat jarang menulis (terutama di bulan Juli lalu) dan... Read More

Good Deal: Promo ‘M11’ Four Points by Sheraton Surabaya Pakuwon Indah & The Westin Surabaya

Four Points by Sheraton Surabaya Pakuwon Indah dan The Westin Surabaya sedang mengadakan promosi ‘M11’ di mana Anda bisa mendapatkan diskon hingga 15% dan bonus... Read More

The Gate
What is Wrong With This Photograph? Part 105: Reader Edition

A reader of The Gate — who wishes to remain anonymous — photographed a curious scene in Alcoa, which is the home of the international airport which serves the... Read More

Pizza in Motion
A Weird Morning With Delta Stresses The Need For Communication

In one sense, you could chalk yesterday up to just another day as a road warrior.  Travel has it’s fair share of bumps and bruises, especially when flights are as... Read More

Voyage Avance
ルフトハンザ・ドイツ航空(LH)版カウチシート「Sleeper’s Row」

ルフトハンザ・ドイツ航空(LH)は、2021/8/2から、一部の長距離路線のエコノミークラスで1列横になって寝ることのできる「Sleeper... Read More

View from the Wing
How The Big Changes To The Platinum Card Is Doing For American Express So Far

During the American Express second quarter earnings call, CEO Steve Squeri discussed the Platinum Card® from American Express, its new benefits, and the increase in its... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Today is the Last Day to Book Emirates Awards with Alaska Airlines

Today, July 31st, is the last day Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members will be able to book flights using their miles on Emirates Airlines. If you were looking to... Read More

Frequent Miler
[Targeted] Get $25 for adding an authorized user with Discover

Discover has sent out a targeted email to some cardholders offering a $25 bonus when you add an authorized user and make a purchase by 9/22/21. That’s obviously a nice... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
What Can Be Done If You Have TSA PreCheck & Your Partner Doesn’t?

Think about this scenario: a married couple arrives at the airport. One of them has TSA Precheck, the other does not. If they’re lucky, the one who hasn’t paid... Read More

Miles To Memories
Flaming Hot Takes – The Best and Worst Looking Cards Right Now

Credit card rewards are fun in many ways, so we rarely focus on credit card designs. What are the best and worst looking cards currently? The post Flaming Hot Takes –... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Man Breaks Out In Dance On Spirit Airlines

Ok, Mufasa…you made me smile. As we close out the month on Live and Let’s Fly, I thought we should end on a lighter note, with a little dance on Spirit Airlines.  ... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Alaska Airlines Finally allows Qatar Airways Redemptions

Alaska Airlines is slowly rolling out award charts for their partners. Today, Qatar Airways is that partner, with Alaska Mileage Plan members allowed to now use their... Read More

View from the Wing
The Oldest Planes Still Flying In Commercial Service

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. Continue... Read More

Miles To Memories
21st Bday in Vegas, Gambling in Bahamas, Quirky Vegas Happy Hours & Trying Mlife

On this week's show we discuss Baha Mar and its new waterpark. How does the Bahamas compare to Vegas for gaming. Plus celebrating a 21st birthday in Vegas, giving Mlife... Read More

Miles To Memories
I Love Disney World Trip Planning, But I’m Using a Travel Agent, Anyway

I'm a competent Disney World trip planner, and I enjoy the process. So why am I using a Disney World travel agent for our next trip? The post I Love Disney World Trip... Read More

When flying from Europe to Australia, have you considered Japan Airlines?

Once upon a time, trying to book a flight on Japan Airlines from Europe to Australia seemed impossible. Their website just would not let you book the flight, even though... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Flight Attendants Learn How To Punch And Eye-Poke Unruly Passengers

As the skies remain unfriendly, flight attendants are taking self-defense courses with specific emphasis on how to deal with unruly passengers. That includes training on... Read More

One Mile at a Time
US Representative Tried To Board Flight With Gun

In the United States, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) catches thousands of people per year trying to board planes with guns (which is terrifying when... Read More

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