Hotel Review: New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge

My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting. Highlights Lobby Room Hotel... Read More

The Gate
No, Marriott Insiders Forum Has NOT Shut Down — Technical Issues Plague It For Days

The Marriott Insiders forum — through which members can discuss virtually anything which has to do with Marriott International, Incorporated and its portfolio of... Read More

View from the Wing
Capital One Adds Unlimited Food Delivery Benefit to 4% Cash Back Dining Card

Effective today the Capital One® Savor® Cash Rewards Credit Card adds a new Postmates on demand food delivery service benefit: cardmembers can sign up for a... Read More

Kilauea Eruption is Officially Over

The Big Island’s Kilauea Volcano, one of the most active volcanoes in the world, began a startling new eruptive episode this year.  And what seemed like it... Read More

One Mile at a Time
New Capital One Savor & Postmates Partnership

One of the things I like about Capital One is how many new partnerships they've had over the past few years, which adds value for cardmembers. Over the past couple of... Read More

Deals We Like
$49 JetBlue Sale – Two Days Only!

JetBlue is having a sale with flights starting at $49 one way. This JetBlue sale is going on through end of day tomorrow, Wednesday December... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Beautiful New Business Class On Royal Air Maroc 787-9

It’s an exciting time for Royal Air Maroc. Last week the Moroccan carrier formally announced plans to join the oneworld alliance. Now Royal Air... Read More

Traveling For Miles
An American Airlines Aircraft Swap Which May Be Good News For LA-Based Flyers

American Airlines has made a change to the aircraft it is deploying on its Los Angeles - London route and the net effect should be very good news for LA-based AAdvantage... Read More

Running with Miles
JetBlue’s “Go Go Go” Sale from $43 – Two Days to Book

Take advantage of this new JetBlue sale to either get away from the cold weather or to head to the slopes! With 2 days to book, check out the deals and book soon! The... Read More

One Mile at a Time
You Can Now Easily Redeem Delta Miles To Upgrade

Delta SkyMiles sure is a quirky loyalty program. We know that Delta is doing everything in their power to make SkyMiles a revenue based program in just about every way.... Read More

Traveling For Miles
You Can Now Upgrade Your Existing Delta Bookings Online

Some links to products and travel providers on this website will earn Traveling For Miles a commission which helps contribute to the running of the site –... Read More

View from the Wing
How Do You Make Sure Your Spouse Uses the Right Credit Card?

I recently shared what's in my wallet and I clearly use a lot of different cards for different purposes in different situations. Keeping a strategy straight for... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Day In The Life Of A United Flight Attendant: Hmmm…

A few days ago United uploaded a video to YouTube entitled "a day in the life of a United flight attendant." I was briefly excited when I saw the title, because as an... Read More

View from the Wing – Gary Leff – NB 024

Welcome to Now Boarding: The Official Boarding Area Podcast! Each week one of Boarding Area‘s talented crew of bloggers will jump in the cockpit with... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
IHG offers up to 80% bonus on purchased points

If you’re running short of IHG hotel points – good news – it seems they’re running an 80% bonus on purchases of 5000 points or over You’ll... Read More

The Gate
Earn 500 Bonus MileagePlus Miles by Shopping Last Minute for the Holidays 2018

Effective through Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Standard Time, you can earn 500 bonus United Airlines MileagePlus... Read More

Frequent Miler
A product change that’s better than expected

Earlier this year, I decided that the time had come to relieve myself of the Alaska Airlines Visa Signature card’s annual fee. However, rather than cancel the card... Read More

God Save The Points
Hilton Offering Easy “4 Stay” Fast Track To Gold Elite Status…

It’s always better to be Gold than blue… There are a few things in life which are for certain. Having elite hotel guest status is better than not having it,... Read More

Ingeniero de Millas
Hasta el 17/12: Comprá Millas Aerolíneas Plus con Hasta 60% de Descuento!

Aerolíneas Plus sigue pisando fuerte con sus promociones de millas. En esta oportunidad, lanzan otra de sus promociones mediante la cual es posible adquirir... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Apple Pay läuft in Deutschland

Apple Pay hat in Deutschland den Dienst aufgenommen ... Read More

Milhas e Destinos
Atualização da situação da Avianca Brasil

A Avianca Brasil, que está passando por sérias dificuldades financeiras, conseguiu um empréstimo de USD 456 milhões para manter suas... Read More

Milhas e Destinos
Lufthansa classe executiva Frankfurt – Kiev no A320

Meu destino final saindo do Brasil era Kiev, na Ucrânia, de onde parti para a minha excursão em Chernobyl (clique aqui para ler). O voo tem quase 3 horas de... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Jet Airways announces new codeshare agreement with FlyNas

FlyNas is Jet Airways 25th codeshare partner. Jet Airways will improve connectivity in Saudi Arabia by codesharing with Saudi no-frills carrier FlyNas. The post Jet... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Spend S$300 Get S$50 Back at Pan Pacific Hotels Group Properties – American Express

American Express is currently running a ridiculously attractive promotion for all eligible members across all participating Marriott properties - spend S$500 and... Read More

Out and Out
Dog Owners! Get Acorns & Earn Automatic Cashback to Invest With Rover & BarkBox Purchases – Just Link Your Card

It’s always nice to earn unexpected rewards for expected spending. That’s exactly what happened to me this week. After I dropped my pup off at his... Read More

Promo: Air China Berikan Harga Menarik ke Amerika Serikat dan Kanada

Setelah promo 12.12 dari Singapore Airlines, Air China juga memberikan promosi ke rute Amerika Serikat pada tanggal tersebut. Air China merupakan maskapai asal China... Read More

Grab a Mile
United Airlines 787 Economy SFO – SYD: Good Food, OK Service

After nearly a month of waiting the day finally came for the start of our camping trip to Middle Earth. As I mentioned in the previous post, I booked myself in United... Read More

Business Class Boeing 787-9 Terbaru Royal Air Maroc

Royal Air Maroc (RAM) adalah maskapai pertama yang akan bergabung dengan aliansi oneworld dalam 5 tahun terakhir. Dengan kehadiran RAM, oneworld akhirnya memiliki... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Trip Report: Singapore Airlines Business Class SQ833 A380-800 – PVG to SIN (Shanghai to Singapore)

My flight from Shanghai to Singapore was on a relatively new plane (9V-SKU) and as you would imagine, the Business Class cabin features the new cabin products.... Read More

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