The Wandering Aramean
Small city airport grants for big airlines

The US Department of Transportation will spend $18 million this year to bolster flight options for smaller airports and communities. Nearly all of that money will funnel... Read More

Pontos pra Voar
Ponto Store oferece aos seus clientes até 15 pontos LATAM Pass por real gasto

Os clientes da Ponto Store têm a oportunidade de acumular até 15 pontos LATAM Pass por real gasto em compras online. Confira os detalhes abaixo. Pontuação A... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Know Before You Go: New Entry Requirements For Travelers Going To Canada

There were cheers on both sides of the U.S.-Canadian border when Canada announced on July 19th that it planned to begin opening its borders to non-essential travel in... Read More

הזדמנות מצוינת להוציא אמקס פלטינום!

מבצע חריג החל השבוע, ללקוחות חדשים בלבד, במסגרתו ניתן לקבל שובר לילה-חינם במגוון מלונות... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Wow! Raffles Udaipur all set to open up and it looks amazing!

The fabulous Raffles Udaipur, the first in India is all set to open on August 2, and from the looks of it, is marvellous, sitting pretty atop an island in the Udai Sagar... Read More

One Mile at a Time
I Can’t Believe The Shirts People Wear At Airports

Okay, I guess unfortunately I can believe it, I just wish that I couldn’t. How do we sensitively broach this topic? Read More

Miles For Family
My Latest Credit Card Application and Result

See our Advertiser Disclosure and Editorial Note here. After a bit of a dry spell with credit cards during 2020, I’m back on track to earning even more miles and... Read More

View from the Wing
How I’m Spending My 215,000 Brex Points During Their 20% Transfer Bonus

There's no "obvious place" to transfer miles. Normally I don't want to transfer points out of a transferrable program unless I have to. The option value is too strong. ... Read More

The Gate
Public Apology Issued by Chief Executive Officer of Delta Air Lines: “We Know You Expect More”

An e-mail message from Delta Air Lines was sent out to customers yesterday, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 in which Edward Bastian — who is the chief executive officer of the... Read More

View from the Wing
LAST CHANCE: Up To 90,000 Miles On New Delta Credit Cards, Plus Statement Credits

American Express is running big limited-time offers for most of its Delta co-brand consumer cards. They'll run through July 28, 2021. You can earn as much as 90,000... Read More

Eye of the Flyer
Travel Once or Twice a Year? Here’s Why You Might Need an Airline’s Credit Card

A family member really didn't want to apply for a new credit card. She made that clear the other day while visiting our house. "And I'm always checking a bag," she... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Good Riddance: Marriott Looks To Cut Alarm Clocks

There’s no denying that hotels are doing a lot of cost cutting as they slowly emerge from the pandemic, and hope to become higher margin businesses. While most hotel... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Emirates is “Frustrated” That Dubai Remains On UK’s Travel Ban Red List

The man who leads Emirates Airline’s operations in the United Kingdom says he is “frustrated” that Dubai remains on the country’s travel ban ‘Red List’ and... Read More

Frequent Miler
Manufacturing Lifetime Delta Diamond Status

Delta offers lifetime elite status to those who earn 1 million or more Medallion Qualifying Miles (MQMs).  Delta calls this status “Million Miler Status“.  Each... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Europeans Grow Impatient With United States Over Travel Restrictions

The U.S. border will remain closed to Europeans and the United Kingdom for the time being, with President Joe Biden and health officials citing delta variant concerns.... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
SKY Airline (Chile) take delivery of their first neo

Another day, another airline takes delivery of its first Airbus A321neo. This time, it’s SKY Airline of Chile, who have taken their first A321neo. SKY Airline has... Read More

Pontos pra Voar
Programa TAP Miles&Go altera para pior a regra da extensão da validade das milhas

Pesquisando os benefícios dos clubes do programa da TAP, reparei que o programa Miles&Go alterou para pior a regra de extensão da validade das milhas do seu clube... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Qantas Says the COVID-19 Jab Should Be Mandatory For All Airline Workers

Australian airline Qantas has raised the prospect of mandatory COVID-19 jabs for all airline workers saying that vaccinations “are the only way to end the cycle of... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Huge Limited Time Delta Amex Welcome Bonuses (Last Chance)

In mid-June we saw American Express and Delta roll out some fantastic limited time welcome bonuses on their co-brand card portfolio. This is a heads up that these offers... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Pan Pacific Singapore to Reopen to Leisure Guests (i.e. Staycations) from Early September 2021

The Pan Pacific Singapore will start accepting leisure bookings (again) from September 2021. Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Saudi Arabia Will Ban its Own Citizens From Travelling for Three Years if They Visit a ‘Red List’ Country

Saudi Arabia has threatened to ban its own citizens from travelling abroad for three years if they visit one of 13 ‘Red List’ countries that are said to have high... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Delta verlängert SkyMiles Medallion Status erneut

Der Delta SkyMiles Medallion Status wird erneut verlängert ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Say It Ain’t So! Masks Are Returning To Las Vegas

Starting Friday morning masks are required in Las Vegas once again. The requirement covers most of Nevada regardless of vaccination status. The post Say It Ain’t So!... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Using the Instarem Amaze Card (Free!) to Avoid Foreign Currency Fees and Earn 4 Miles per Dollar – Great for Shopping Online

Avoid foreign currency fees and earn your usual miles (as you normally would) with the new Amaze Card. Read More

Monkey Miles
It’s Back! Get up to 40% off at Amazon by using just 1 Amex Point [Max $40]

Get 40% off at Amazon by using a single Amex Point! The post It’s Back! Get up to 40% off at Amazon by using just 1 Amex Point [Max $40] appeared first on Monkey Miles. Read More

Grab a Mile
A Walk in Downtown Seattle: A lot has changed?

After checking in to the Hyatt House, my sister and I headed out for some lunch and a roam around the city on this Monday afternoon. Our first stop was this hole in the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Wow: Delta SkyMiles Extends Status For Another Year

Delta has just become the first major airline in the United States to extend elite status for a second year in a row, with no strings attached. Read More

View from the Wing
American Express Uber Eats Pass Benefits Now Require Paying With Your Amex Card

I registered my Platinum card for the benefit, and save money on Uber Eats orders. However I haven't been charging these to my Platinum card. The best win here is the... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
“You Expect More”: Delta Air Lines Chief Executive Apologizes For Long Telephone Hold Times

Delta Air Lines chief executive Ed Bastian has written a public apology to customers and frequent flyers for the carrier’s failure to adequately staff its reservation... Read More

One Mile at a Time
JetBlue Cuts London Flights, But In An Odd Way

JetBlue’s much anticipated transatlantic service is supposed to launch in a couple of weeks. Many have wondered if the airline will move forward with adding this... Read More

View from the Wing
Delta Gives Up On 2021, Extends Everyone’s Elite Status Again (And Rolls Over All Qualifying Miles)

Delta already bonused all travel towards elite status and made award trips count too. Now they're throwing in the towel, more or less, and calling 2021 another wash as... Read More

Eye of the Flyer
Make $200 and Earn Points with a New Coin Deal!

The US Mint is releasing is a limited edition American Eagle Four-Coin Set — and PFS Buyers Club is offering $200.05 commissions for each set sold to them. The sale... Read More

The Gate
No Fee to Change Basic Economy Tickets 2021 With Delta Air Lines

If you have already purchased a ticket with a Basic Economy fare — or plan to purchase one — for a flight which is operated by Delta Air Lines during the remainder... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Delta Extending Medallion Status through 2023

Delta has announced they’ll be extending 2021 Medallion Status for Silver, Gold, Platinum, and Diamond Medallions through January 31, 2023. This is the second year... Read More

Frequent Miler
Delta extends elite status, upgrade certificates, earnings on awards, and more!

Big news for Delta elite members: Delta elite status is being extended again. Additionally, they are extending the validity of regional and global upgrade certificates,... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Why Do Hotels Smell So Good?

Of all your senses, your sense of smell is the one closest linked to memories. Those memories, in turn, links smells to your emotions. Because of this, smell plays... Read More

Frequent Flyer Bonuses
Earn up to 3,000 bonus points for stays at the Courtyard Marriott Seoul Pangyo

Not sure if this is going to be a new trend for Marriott stay offers, but this is now the fourth offer in less than a month where there is a separate bonus offer for... Read More

Voyage Avance

常に財政難に苦しんでいるアリタリア航空(AZ)ですが、イタリア政府がItalia Trasporti... Read More

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