Economy Class & Beyond
Escaping One Village to Another – Leaving Birmingham by Train – Escape to the Village

Escaping One Village to Another – Leaving Birmingham by Train Escape From The Village A trip to The Village to escape from the world. In this journey I want time off.... Read More

Miles To Memories
Shop on eBay with Your Amex Card, Get $5 Discount [Targeted]

eBay has a promotion for Amex cardholders. If eligible, you can save $5 on your next purchase of $15 or more when you use your Amex card at checkout. The post Shop on... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
The One Place I Don’t Think I’d Visit Again Right Now

After February 2020, our trips were mostly based on our estimation of risk. At first, we tried finding places favorable to social distancing because that seemed to be... Read More

Sam Chui
England Opens to Fully Vaccinated From US & Europe

The UK government has today (28 July 2021) announced that passengers arriving from amber countries who have been fully vaccinated in Europe (EU Member States,... Read More

Miles To Memories
(Goes Live Soon!) US Mint Coin Deals, $500+ Profit Plus $5K+ Spend

There is a new batch of US Mint coin deals going live in just a few minutes. It is a good way to rack up a ton of spend and some profit! The post (Goes Live Soon!) US... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Ryanair Goes On Cabin Crew Hiring Spree Across Europe

Despite announcing a Q1 €273 million loss and saying that the pandemic continues to “wreak havoc” on the aviation industry, Ryanair is embarking on a massive cabin... Read More

Miles To Memories
American Are Traveling to Mexico at a Record Pace

As travel resumed, Mexico became one of the most accessible options for Americans. The post American Are Traveling to Mexico at a Record Pace appeared first on Miles to... Read More

Family Flys Free
Weekend Trip to Mexico City: Is It Worth It?

Would you consider a weekend trip to Mexico City, or another foreign destination? I'm game for these sorts of trips. You just have to manage your expectations. Read More

View from the Wing
Alaska Airlines Awards On Qatar Now Available, And OUCH.

Alaska separately introduced their partnership with oneworld member Qatar Airways, and at the start of June said that award redemption on Qatar would become available in... Read More

Sam Chui
Trip Report: Emirates A380 Business Class – What are the Changes?

Last month I flew on an Emirates A380 from Dubai to Frankfurt, to join a cargo flight carrying medical aid around the world. Here is the latest Emirates A380 Business... Read More

The Gate
Earn 10,000 IHG Rewards Points Per Night and Save Up to 15 Percent Off Room Rates: Summer Sale 2021 With Kimpton

You can earn 10,000 bonus IHG Rewards points every night of your stay in addition to the points which you would normally earn — plus save up to 15 percent off of the... Read More

Jeffsetter
Review: Et Al Hawaii by Foodland

Hawaii-based supermarket chain Foodland has been busy reinventing itself. Part of that reinvention is new stores like the company’s Foodland Farms and smaller Kahala... Read More

One Mile at a Time
You Can Now Redeem Alaska Miles On Qatar Airways

It looks like you now redeem Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles for travel on Qatar Airways, though there are some things that make this interesting. Read More

Dots, Lines & Destinations
DLD 344: 49 States, and then some

We've got a guest on this week, mixing educational fun with a likely new world record! Read More

Live from a Lounge
American Express to send gift vouchers for Platinum Cardmembers for their birthday

American Express has rolled out a new benefit, quietly, to celebrate the birthday of their members. Expect a voucher to land up in your inbox for a celebration, on... Read More

The Points of Life
Samsung Z Flip Was a Flop

TPOL always has the latest electronic gadgets including a functioning Blackberry (see My Travel Technology). When my other phone, the Samsung S9+, stopped working I... Read More

Miles To Memories
Disney Guests Required to Wear Face Masks Again Starting Friday

Disney has updated its mask policy at U.S. theme parks after new guidance from health and government officials on Tuesday. The post Disney Guests Required to Wear Face... Read More

View from the Wing
This Fall U.S. Airports Are Getting 50 New Lounges, Each The Size Of A Phone Booth

Escape lounges in the U.S. are being rebranded as “Escape Lounges – The Centurion® Studio Partner”. Escape has a new partnership, though, outside of the American... Read More

Pontos pra Voar
Saiba quais taxas o seu banco cobra pelas suas compras no exterior usando o cartão de crédito

Para muitas pessoas, as taxas cobradas pelos bancos nas compras em moeda estrangeira feitas no cartão de crédito no exterior, ainda é um mistério. Neste post vamos... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Delta Air Lines CEO Issues Candid Apology For Long Hold Times

In a refreshing move that offers both a genuine apology and meaningful concessions, Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian has addressed the long hold times to reach an agent in... Read More

View from the Wing
American Adds Ultra Low Cost Carrier Jetsmart As New South American Partner

American Airlines will partner with and invest in South American ultra low cost carrier Jetsmart, which is owned by the same parent company as Frontier Airlines and... Read More

Monkey Miles
Fully vaccinated US and EU travelers no longer need to quarantine in UK

I just returned from a trip to the UK a couple of weeks ago and needed to complete a quarantine in order to visit. Even though I completed a faster version of the... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Casa Bonita Declared Bankruptcy; “South Park” Creators Trying To Buy It

Casa Bonita (the Spanish translation is “Pretty House”) is a former chain of Mexican-themed “eatertainment” restaurants that originated in Oklahoma City. A total... Read More

Miles To Memories
(More People Targeted) Amex Platinum 125K Offer: How to Check If You’re Eligible!

New people are targeted for the massive Amex Platinum 125K offer. Check to see if you're targeted for this huge bonus. It only takes seconds! The post (More People... Read More

Pointshogger
RBC Time for More

RBC launched its Time for More initiative with the goal of encouraging Canadians to shop at their partner brands by offering bonus points opportunities with them. Time... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Wow: American Airlines Investing In JetSMART

Well this is kind of coming out of nowhere… Read More

Pontos pra Voar
Elo oferece até 40% de desconto em promoções para o Dia dos Pais

A Elo preparou, para presentear os pais, ofertas que contemplam todos os estilos e gostos. Com o Dia dos Pais chegando, os clientes poderão aproveitar até 40% de... Read More

Miles For Family
Making the Most of Summer Break with a Free Night Cert Staycation

See our Advertiser Disclosure and Editorial Note here. Leana’s post a few weeks ago about how she is using up her remaining hotel certificates reminded me that I... Read More

One Mile at a Time
A Strange American Airlines Discrimination Story

There’s no doubt a lot of discrimination in the airline industry, and we see stories that clearly reflect that reality all the time. At the same time, there’s also... Read More

View from the Wing
United Is Paying A Guy To Hold Up A Sign At Hubs Thanking Passengers

Back in the fall of 2003 United had a guy named Ted going around Denver picking up lunch tabs for entire restaurants. You see, Ted was their new low cost carrier... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Federal Face Mask Mandate On Airplanes Likely to be Extended Post September 13

It’s looking increasingly likely that the federal face mask for public transit including airports and airplanes is to be extended for a second time when it is due to... Read More

Frequent Miler
5% off Visa and Mastercard Gift Cards + 4x fuel points at at Kroger.com ($25-$100 denominations)

Update 7/29/21: This deal is back through 8/3/21. Kroger.com is offering 5% off on Visa and Mastercard gift cards purchased online for denominations between $25-$100.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
United Airlines Rolls Out Food & Drink Pre-Ordering (Including In Economy)

United Airlines is starting to roll out a new feature this week, which has the potential to be useful. Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Walt Disney World, Disneyland Will Again Require Mask Use Throughout Parks

The delta variant of COVID seems to be taking over the entire country and the CDC recently updated its recommendations, asking people to again start wearing masks... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Ticket Sales From New York to London Jump 250% as Britain Opens its Doors to Fully Vaccinated Travelers

Virgin Atlantic says ticket sales have surged by more than 100 per cent and bookings on the flagship New York City – London route had increased by around 250 per cent... Read More

Eye of the Flyer
To Take or Cancel Your Delta Mileage Runs? That is THE Question

Minutes after publishing our post about Delta Air Lines extending elite status into 2023, we received a lot of questions from anxious travelers wondering what to do... Read More

Pontos pra Voar
KLM auxilia passageiros com serviço para validação de documentos

A holandesa KLM entende que viajar com todos os requisitos relacionados à Covid-19 pode ser desafiador no momento, especialmente porque as regras são diferentes em... Read More

Frequent Miler
Hyatt House Mt. Laurel: Bottom Line Review (2bdrm standard suite)

This week, my wife and I decided to take the kids to do something fun: while road construction is about as far from our definition of “fun” as possible, it turns out... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Great Coffee In Mainz, Germany

Mainz is one of my favorite cities in Germany and I recently found a great new coffee shop that makes me even more excited to return. Great Coffee In Mainz, Germany The... Read More

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