Points, Miles & Martinis
Marriott Free Night After 2 Paid Stays When Join Bonvoy

Marriott Bonvoy is the new Marriott Rewards. If you haven’t joined up yet, you may be able to “earn a free night (worth up to 25,000 points) after just... Read More

Travel With Grant
Buy Miles/Points Promos Ending Soon: American (42,500 Bonus Miles), Choice (30%), Frontier (50%), Alaska (40%) & Hyatt (30%)

Good afternoon everyone, I hope your President's Day Weekend is going well.  I was working on my Buy Miles & Points Page and found a few offers ending... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
3 für 2 bei Intercontinental Asien, Middle East, Down Under und Africa

Intercontinental liefert gerade eine 3 für 2 Rate für Club Zimmer und Suiten ... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
I’m a Marriott Bonvoy Platinum Elite With ZERO Stays In 2018 Or 2019…

Just want to report a data point. We’re a few days into the Marriott Bonvoy era and I am still a Platinum Elite despite zero stays in the last couple years... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Garment Bag: Carry-On Or Personal Item?

Well, you learn something new every day... or at least I do. Before I get into the post, I'm curious to hear the initial impressions you guys have -- when flying, does a... Read More

View from the Wing
Data: Who is Applying for Credit Card Offers, and What Kind of Cards Do They Get?

More consumers are receiving card offers in the mail — up “from 54% to 67% over nine months last year” including an increase in applications from... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
DLD 231: Introducing the Statesider!

We're big fans of all things travel so when a couple of friends launched a new destination guide site we were interested. Welcome to the Statesider, a new take on US... Read More

Miles To Memories
$3 Off Your Next $10+ Amazon Order With Amazon Assistant (New Users)

A quick and easy win if you have never used Amazon Assistant in the past. Get 30% off your next $10 Amazon purchase with this offer. The post $3 Off Your Next $10+... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The 25 Credit Cards In My Wallet Right Now

I've greatly updated my credit card portfolio over the past few months. Prior to that it hadn't changed for quite a while, while recently it has changed significantly.... Read More

Points With a Crew
New York to Athens from $160 One-Way!

Norwegian has just announced seasonal direct flights between New York and Athens, beginning this June. Into the fall you can find some pretty compelling prices, as low... Read More

Points of Arabia
Etihad Guest Redemption – the ULTIMATE guide (Part 3 of 3)

A RECAP In the previous posts – Part 1 and Part 2, I had covered the value of Etihad miles if used for upgrade or direct redemption on Etihad. In part 3... Read More

God Save The Points
Dramatic Tourist Spots Ponder “Selfie Seats” To Prevent Deaths…

There’s a limit to what you should “do for the gram'”… A popular photo can bring fame, fortune and Instagram glory – but one unsure step... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Delta Employees Laugh While American And United Employees Cry

Delta employees have reason to smile this week. $1.3BN in 2018 profit was distributed across the company’s 86,000 employees. For the average employee, that... Read More

Miles To Memories
$5 In Uber Credit For Purchasing Two 20oz Dr. Peppers

If you like free Uber rides or ride Uber often and like free Dr. Pepper then this is a deal for you :). No matter how you look at it you get something free! The post $5... Read More

View from the Wing
Delta Quietly Ends Fixed Price Mileage Upgrades

Back in December Delta introduced the ability to upgrade with miles any time -- from purchase leading up to travel. Your miles are worth only about a penny apiece and... Read More

Sam Chui
Trip Report: Iraqi Airways to Baghdad

My first-ever trip off the beaten track was to Beirut in 1994 to get a ride on one of MEA’s geriatric Boeing 707s, starting a love affair with the Arab world. One... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Garuda Indonesia Lowers Fares At Request Of Indonesian President

You've gotta love some good election year meddling from the government... Garuda Indonesia has announced that they'll be cutting domestic ticket prices by 20%. This... Read More

Cariverga
Впечатления от Тайпея

Японские туалеты в номерах... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Check To See If Your Personal Info Was Stolen In The Marriott Data Breach

Marriott now has a website where you can request if your info was stolen. They won't tell you immediately whether you were affected. But, they might tell you someday. ... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
Iberia Começa a Testar Óculos 3-D a Bordo de Alguns Voos

A Iberia e a Inflight VR, empresa especializada na aplicação de realidade virtual à indústria do turismo, começarão a testar... Read More

View from the Wing
US Border Officer Detained Two Women for Speaking Spanish – at a Montana Convenience Store

Coming back into the US frequent flyers know the drill. We clear immigration, pick up our checked bags and walk them through customs, and drop them back off if we're... Read More

One Mile at a Time
New: Check If You Were Impacted By The Marriott Data Breach

In late November 2018, Marriott revealed the details of a massive data breach. This involved Starwood’s guest reservations system, with an unauthorized... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Resort Fees Banned, MyTSA App Is Now USEFUL, The Tax For Leaving A Country, & More

Happy Saturday friends, and hooray, it’s finally the weekend! Here’s a recap of what we wrote on YMMV this week. From great travel deals to what we’ve... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
U.S. Airlines Will Add Non-Binary Gender Options To Ticket Bookings

Soon, you’ll be able to choose among four gender options when you book your airline tickets in the USA. American, Alaska, Delta, Southwest and United Airlines have... Read More

Sam Chui
Lion Air Boeing 737 skids off runway

Lion Air Boeing 737 skids off runway A Lion Air Boeing 737-800 has skidded off the runway at Supadio International Airport after attempting to land in heavy rain and... Read More

God Save The Points
A380 Deal: €1500 Emirates Business Class Milan To NYC Round Trip…

One catch: you need two people… Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock this week, you’ve probably seen that the end of the A380 is looming. Though it... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Why I Order Kosher Breakfasts On American Airlines

Generally speaking I find American Airlines' domestic first class catering to be pretty bad. Not only do the meals mostly taste really low quality, but my issue is how... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
O que Fazer no Rio de Janeiro em Quatro Dias

Olá! Seja bem-vindo à cidade maravilhosa! Há algum tempo atrás falei sobre o “patinho feio” do turismo brasileiro aos olhos de... Read More

TravelTheGlobe4Less
Why Is The AMEX Gold The Most Flexible Airline Credit Card?

Unlike the BA AMEX or Virgin MasterCard credit cards, AMEX offers an airline credit card which allows you to transfer points to many airlines. This means that travellers... Read More

Frequent Miler
Simon says…welcome, MSer. Also: use certs well, leverage 4th night free, and more

This week at Frequent Miler, we broke some big news on the MS front with Simon Malls, we showed you how to get 4 nights at a Hilton/Marriott for a substantial savings,... Read More

The Gate
Update: Uber Driver Sentenced to Life in Prison for Murder Spree While Working

After Jason Brian Dalton plead guilty to killing six people almost three years ago while working as a driver for Uber, he was sentenced to six counts of mandatory... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
YMMV Travel Contests & Sweepstakes: February 16, 2019

Happy Saturday, travel friends! This weekly list will include travel-related contests and sweepstakes we’ve found. Eligibility will vary and it’s up to you... Read More

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