The Shutterwhale
Sign-up for Standard Chartered Cards with SingSaver and Get S$500 (New to Bank) or S$400 (Existing) Cash Bonus – 25-27 June Only!

Planning to get a brand new Standard Chartered credit card? Simply be one of the first 15 approved applicants each day during 25-27 June 2019 (yes, there are three... Read More

One Mile at a Time
YAY: Alila Hotels Joining World Of Hyatt

I am so excited about this development! One of Hyatt’s disadvantages is that they don’t have nearly the global footprint of Hilton, Marriott, or IHG.... Read More

View from the Wing
Football Star Cam Newton Offers $1500 for an Extra Legroom Coach Seat, Gets Denied

I've paid a child $5 not to recline his seat so I open my laptop and work during a Cleveland - Los Angeles flight. I paid a teen $10 for a seat at an OTG iPad near my... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Cool: Surinam Airways Replacing A340 With 777

Last July I wrote about Surinam Airways' fascinating flight between Paramaribo and Amsterdam. The airline has a single A340-300 that they use for their long haul... Read More

View from the Wing
Website Leak: Alila Hotels Start Joining World of Hyatt on Tuesday

It was only just October that I broke the news that Hyatt would acquire Two Roads Hospitality and the Thompson, Destination, Joie de Vivre, Alila and tommie hotel... Read More

Michael W Travels
No Need To Get Nervous: Impressive Turnaround On Expedited Passport Renewal

A couple of weeks back I wrote a post asking, “Do You Get Nervous When Renewing Your Passport?” I mentioned a couple of reasons why I get nervous when... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Deal: Earn 135,000 SkyMiles with These Sign-Up Offers

Delta and American Express have increased sign-up offers for the Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express and the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
How To Guarantee Your Suitcase Will Be Easy To Find In A Sea of Luggage

If you ever looked at my suitcase, you’d laugh at all the crap I have on it to make it stand out from all the other bags. Above all, I made sure I did NOT choose... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Earning Delta Status With Credit Card Spending

Through July 2, 2019, we’re seeing some best-ever bonuses on the Delta American Express cards. We’re seeing these increased offers on both the business... Read More

Miles To Memories
Amex Platinum Retention & Upgrade, New Citi Churning Rules, Visa Gift Card Fraud Update & More!

The best posts and deals including how to get more money when selling on Craigslist, an updated list of the best Chase cards, an update on Kroger Visa Gift Card fraud... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
NICE: Kenya Airways 787 Business Dubai – Johannesburg (Return): 615 Euro

Mit der Kenya Airways 787 Business von Dubai nach Johannesburg ... Read More

View from the Wing
With Double the Planes Out of Service Each Day, American’s Employees Resort to Gallows Humor

American Airlines CEO Doug Parker told employees at an internal question and answer session this week that historically they've started each day with an average of 35... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
DEAL: Lufthansa Business Paris – Rio / Bogota (Return): 1450 Euro

Mit der Lufthansa Business von Paris nach Rio oder Bogota ... Read More

The Travelers Club
Air Astana à Paris : Almaty et Airbus A321LR (interview) !

The Travelers Club a eu le plaisir de s’entretenir avec Peter Foster, le Président-directeur général d’Air Astana. En marge du salon du... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Ultimate Portugal Travel Guide: From ‘Up And Coming’ To A Thriving Destination

Portugal enjoyed a meteoric rise to fame in the last five years. Here is our ultimate Portugal travel guide to make the most of this amazing country. Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – Virgin Atlantic Airbus A340-600 at London Heathrow Airport

It’s Sunday again, so it must be time for some more airplane art. This week (and to tie in with the 35th Anniversary of the airline) we have a Virgin Atlantic... Read More

Miles To Memories
Update On The Kroger VGC Fraud/Elegant Scam Situation

I wanted to update everyone on the Kroger VGC elegant scam and share what Joe's final resolution ended up being. Did he get his money back? The post Update On The... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Heading to Hawaii and Eating at a Roy’s Restaurant? Listen Up!

Hawaii offers a taste of Aloha, especially at Roy's. However, if you're using gift cards to dine at Roy's, the policy has changed. Here's the scoop! Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Should You Correct Others When They’re Giving Incorrect Travel Information?

I’ve always had the inspiration to jump in when I hear someone giving wrong information. Doing that when you’re younger  tends to get you tagged as a... Read More

Sam Chui
BUSINESS CLASS DEAL: American Airlines / Delta Japan – Los Angeles from $1,990

On the Pacific ocean, each airlines alliance have their own joint venture cooperation, American Airlines with Japan Airlines, Delta with Korean Air, and United with ANA.... Read More

Sam Chui
Air Peace Boeing 737 Overshoots Runway at Port Harcourt Airport

Air Peace Boeing 737-500 with registration 5N-BRN overshoot the runway and skidded into the bush at the Port Harcourt Airport, Nigeria. Onboard the aircraft wore 87... Read More

View from the Wing
Spend 4000 Miles for Elite Status

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.... Read More

The Gate
Eastern Air Lines Airplane Spotted

“Eastern Air Lines — which went out of business in 1991 — was once one of the four largest airlines in the United States.... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
American Airlines Mechanics Making Their Mark

I have written previously about dissatisfied American Airlines employees, recently the mechanics have made the most noise. Now, the results of their actions have begun... Read More

C Boarding Group
Beats Solo 3 Wireless Review – Are these Beats Travel Headphones worth the money?

In this Beats Solo 3 Wireless Review we deep dive into these well-regarded Beats Travel Headphones. Do they live up to their spendy price tag? Are the Beats Solo 3...... Read More

Miles To Memories
Negative Chase App Change, Interesting Ebates Visa Data Point & 24 Most Unusual Landscapes

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 Negative Chase App... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Brussels Airlines fliegt NEUN Stunden im Kreis – Hatte man alle Papiere?

Brussels Airlines ist am Atlantik umgekehrt. Den Passagieren hat man gesagt, man hätte nicht alle Papiere ... Read More

Frequent Miler
Citi ThankYou 25% Transfer Bonus To Flying Blue

Citi is offering a 25% bonus when transferring ThankYou points to Flying Blue, the loyalty program of Air France and KLM. This bonus will be around for several weeks, so... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
About That 4th Night Free From Citi, Bad News About WiFi on American, Update on Kids Fly Free, & More!

Happy Sunday to all of our travel friends, both near and far! Here are some articles we’ve read from other bloggers (and other sources) that we think you may like,... Read More

View from the Wing
An American Airlines Flight Attendant Tells Her CEO What She Thinks of Business Class

At an employee question and answer session this past week an American Airlines flight attendant asked about customer surveys after a flight. The flight attendant had... Read More