TravelUpdate
Rail Review: Irish Rail from Dublin to Kerry in first and standard class

Iarnród Éireann or Irish Rail operate the train services throughout the Republic of Ireland with modern rolling stock. I took the train from Dublin to Farranfore in... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Unruly Frontier Airlines Passenger Duct Taped to Seat After Groping Flight attendants

An unruly passenger onboard a Frontier Airlines flight from Philadelphia to Miami had to be duct-taped to his seat after he is alleged to have physically assaulted a... Read More

C Boarding Group
3 Unique Things to do in Rapid City, SD

Rapid City, South Dakota: the gateway to the Black Hills and an excellent launching-off point for a great vacation. Rapid City sits at the foot of the Black Hills in... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Royal Jordanian to expand its BlueBox Wireless IFE deployment

As we move back to travelling, there is always the need to be entertained in the air at 35,000ft. Royal Jordanian has expanded their “SkyConnect” wireless in-flight... Read More

Frequent Miler
Player 2: Pursuing over 500,000 Points

I don’t know if I coined the phrase (maybe?), but I often refer to couples working together to collect points & miles as “two player mode”.  For example, when... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Is The End Of Deceptive Resort Fees Finally In Sight?

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has the power to immediately eliminate hidden fees at hotels and resorts (and indeed, across the economy). It is time for it to act to... Read More

One Mile at a Time
British Airways Partner Award Devaluation: Frustrating & Strange

British Airways Executive Club has devalued short haul partner awards on Cathay Pacific and Japan Airlines, and the way that the program is going about it is both... Read More

Travel With Massi
Verdiene über 20.000 Miles & More Meilen mit einem Focus Jahresabo

Eine der Grundlagen des Meilen- und Punkte-Hobbys ist, dass du jeden Einkauf zum Sammeln zusätzlicher Punkte nutzen solltest. Und manchmal gibt es Angebote, bei denen... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Flight Attendants At This Surprising Airline Will Swap Skirts for Pant Suits and High-Heels for Sneakers

A Ukrainian airline has banished skirts and high-heels from its flight attendant uniform and will instead let crew wear Nike Air Max sneakers and dress in bright orange... Read More

Travel With Massi
Sichere dir bis zu 20€ Rabatt für Fahrten mit der Deutschen Bahn beim Kauf von Storck Süßigkeiten

Viele Reisende wählen in diesem Jahr den Zug für die Fahrt in den Urlaub oder einen spannenden Städtetrip innerhalb Deutschlands. Mit der neuen Gutschein Aktion... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Qantas Furloughs 2,500 More Staff As Australia’s Pandemic Sucess Left in Tatters

Around 2,500 Qantas employees will be temporarily stood down and sent home without pay in response to a collapse in bookings as Australia attempts to get to grips with a... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
GERINGE STEUERN UND GEBÜHREN: LOT Miles and More Meilenschnäppchen August 2021

Die LOT Miles and More Meilenschnäppchen für den August 2021 ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
USA BUSINESS: Austrian Miles and More Meilenschnäppchen August 2021

Die Austrian Miles and More Meilenschnäppchen für den August sind da ... Read More

The Gate
Travel Alert August 2 2021: Spirit Airlines Experiences “Operational Challenges”

If you have booked a ticket for a flight aboard an airplane operated by Spirit Airlines, you may want to consider delaying your travel — or, at least, keep yourself... Read More

PinterPoin
Promo 3x Poin Hilton Honors, Jangan Lupa Mendaftar!

Hilton Honors saat ini sedang melangsungkan promo edisi musim panas 2021 bertajuk More Nights, More Points. Promo ini efektif akan menggantikan promo Points Unlimited... Read More

The Shutterwhale
S$300 Cashback for DBS/POSB Credit Card Sign-ups – New Customers (3-16 August 2021)

Get S$300 cashback when you sign-up for a DBS/POSB Credit Card as a new customer between 3-16 August 2021 - minimum spend of S$300 required within 30 days of card... Read More

View from the Wing
With Airline In Meltdown, Spirit Tells Employees To Hide From Passengers For Safety

Spirit Airlines cancelled over a third of its flights on Monday, after having cancelled a similar (though slightly larger) number on Sunday. All day I've been hearing... Read More

Frequent Miler
Amex Offer: Get +5X at Amazon.com (targeted)

Amex is out with a new targeted offer: Earn +5 Membership Rewards points per dollar at Amazon.  The offer maxes out at 1,500 points ($300 spend). The Deal Get 5... Read More

View from the Wing
Should Banks Quit It With The Metal Credit Cards Already?

There are at least two dozen cards heavier than standard plastic, probably many more. Even the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card clocks in at the weight of a... Read More

The Travel Sisters
Up to 8,700 Bonus Miles for Shopping Online: 5 Airlines Giving Extra Bonus Miles

Right now, all 5 major airlines in the United States are offering extra bonus miles for online shopping. The post Up to 8,700 Bonus Miles for Shopping Online: 5... Read More

Frequent Miler
[Extended thru 9/29] SimplyMiles IHG bonus offers (up to 2,150 bonus AA miles)

Update 8/2/21: These offers are back and valid through September 29, 2021. If you’d activated the offers previously, you’ll need to activate them again. SimplyMiles... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
How To Calculate What Hotel Points Are Worth

I’m sure you’ve seen posts saying how you can get a value of 12 cents per point on hotel bookings. Before you run out and sign up for that co-brand… The post How... Read More

Voyage Avance
マリオットのPoints Advanceルール変更を考える

マリオットの「Points Advance」はポイントを持っていなくても特典宿泊を予約することができるMarriott... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Spirit Airlines Collapses: Riots Break Out As Agents Told To Flee Airports For Their Own Safety

We’ve covered our fair share of fights onboard Spirit Airlines, but today is no laughing matter: Spirit Airlines is experiencing a total meltdown that has led to... Read More

Frequent Miler
Delta Flash Sale: 5k to Bogota, Panama, Miami and more

Dans Deals reports a Delta award sale between “several US cities and many Mexico/Caribbean/Central America/South America destinations from just 5K miles each way!” ... Read More

Eye of the Flyer
I Just Won Unclaimed Bonus Points From Southwest’s Wanna Get Away Day! (Were You a Winner, Too?)

A fun surprise showed up in my email inbox this afternoon.  Southwest held a weeks-long contest to celebrate its 50th anniversary. The festivities culminated in June on... Read More

View from the Wing
Some Marriott Hotels Finding Ways Around Elite Breakfast Benefit

Full service Marriott hotels in the U.S. were supposed to have their restaurants open July 1 which means where elite member benefits include restaurant breakfast that's... Read More

The Gate
You Can Now Book an Entire Row of Seats For a Surcharge on Select Transatlantic Flights With Lufthansa

When Lufthansa tested what is known as the Sleeper’s Row — which is an entire row of seats in the economy class cabin that a passenger can purchase — during a... Read More

Eye of the Flyer
U.S. Bank Introduced a New No-Annual-Fee Credit Card with 3% Cashback Earnings!

US Bank just launched a credit card that looks rather intriguing: the U.S. Bank Triple Cash Rewards Visa Business Card carries no annual fee, features several 3%... Read More

Miles To Memories
Thought You Beat The Amex Pop-Up? Better Watch Your Back For The Clawback

American Express has a tool that lets you know whether you are eligible for a welcome offer when you apply. The post Thought You Beat The Amex Pop-Up? Better Watch Your... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Campanha Bateu Ganhou, do Santander, começa nesta semana

O Santander inicia nesta semana uma nova edição da campanha Bateu Ganhou, uma das maiores e mais tradicionais promoções de cartões do mercado. Nela, os clientes... Read More

Pontos pra Voar
Livelo e TudoAzul oferecem até 90% de bônus na transferência de pontos e um ponto de atenção!

A Livelo e o TudoAzul estão com uma nova promoção de transferência de pontos na qual os clientes têm a oportunidade de acumular até 90% de bônus. Confira os... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Elo é a primeira a oferecer personalização de benefícios para cartões empresariais

A Elo expande seu portfólio de cartões elegíveis a personalização de benefícios na plataforma Elo Flex, que agora passa a integrar os cartões empresariais. Com o... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Azul anuncia parceria inédita e inovadora com a Lilium

A Azul anuncia hoje uma parceria com a empresa alemã Lilium para revolucionar o mercado de aviação no Brasil nos próximos anos. A Azul pretende ampliar... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Spirit Airlines Goes into Meltdown As Hundreds of Flights Are Cancelled and Pilots Warned of Civil Unrest at Airport

Spirit Airlines cancelled 269 flights or 35 per cent of its schedule on Monday leaving thousands of passengers stranded with the Florida-based low-cost carrier blaming... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Amex Is Offering Up To 20% Back At Select InterContinental & Kimpton Properties [Targeted]

Earlier I wrote about a couple of targeted offers that have appeared today for savings at five of Hilton's brands but those aren't the only good offers that Amex has... Read More

Miles To Memories
US Bank Debuts New Business Card With Juicy Bonus & Good Earning Structure, Plus No Annual Fee

You can get a $500 bonus and 3% cash back on popular categories such as gas stations, office supply stores and more. The post US Bank Debuts New Business Card With Juicy... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
TikTok flies free on some American Airlines planes

A few months ago it was on the way to being banned in the United States. Now some airline passengers can access it in the sky without paying extra. TikTok will fly free... Read More

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