The Shutterwhale
Hotel Review: JW Marriott Hotel Singapore South Beach (Premier Marina Bay View Room)

As a newly-minted Platinum Elite member in the Marriott Rewards program, I was eager to test out some of the benefits here in Singapore - it only makes sense to invest... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Wieder ein netter Lufthansa / Swiss First Sale ab Paris

Mit der Lufthansa / Swiss First von Paris in die Welt ... Read More

Grab a Mile
United Civilizes the Boarding Process After 12000 Test Runs?!

I can’t tell you the number of times I have flown United (even in business) and found myself having to push through throngs of people huddled around the gate to... Read More

Live from a Lounge
15,000 Radisson Rewards bonus points for one night stay!

If you are a Radisson Rewards member, you may be eligible to earn a one-time 15,000 points bonus on your next stay at a Radisson property. Just complete a single night... Read More

Ultima Llamada
Pointbreaks de IHG: Hoteles Alrededor del Mundo Desde 21,50€

Reserva hoteles alrededor del mundo por 21,50€ la noche a través de la promo PointBreaks de Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) La entrada Pointbreaks de... Read More

Frequent Miler
6 calls, 6 different answers…customer service doesn’t always know best.

An old proverb says, “”He who asks a question remains a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask remains a fool forever.” I... Read More

Points With a Crew
Police looking for the “hotel breakfast bandit”

The man told the hotel front desk agent that he was "just checking how easy it is to get into hotels and get free stuff" Read More

The Gate
Travel Alert September 2018: Amsterdam Weather Waivers Issued by Airlines

If Amsterdam is in your travel plans over the next few days, you may want to consider delaying your travel — or, at least, keep yourself updated as to the... Read More

View from the Wing
3 Things That Will Happen Now That American Airlines Has Raised Checked Bag Fees

American Airlines just announced what should surprise literally no one, that they’re raising first and second checked bag fees by $5 as well, from $25 to $30 and... Read More

Deals We Like
Silvercar is Coming to San Francisco!

Silvercar just announced that starting on September 24th you will be able to rent one of their luxury cars in San Francisco. While they already had a location... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Increased Delta Reserve 70,000 Offer

American Express is out with an increased offer on the Delta Reserve for Business Credit Card where you can earn 70,000 bonus miles and 10,000 Medallion®... Read More

Miles To Memories
Citi Prestige is Going Away, so How Did that Affect My Retention Offers?

Citi Prestige Retention Call: Prestige is Going Away, so how Did that Affect My Retention call? Shawn recently covered some awesome Citi retention offers, here are my... Read More

Monkey Miles
What?! EVA releases gorgeous new biz cabin, but chooses inferior seats

EVA has released promotional material featuring their new dreamliner 787 business class fitted with an all new seat from Thompson Vantage The post What?! EVA releases... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Summer Tier Points – Pre-Clearance fun at Dublin airport, 51st and Green Lounge

Pre-Clearance fun at Dublin airport, 51st and Green Lounge- Summer Tier Points In this… epic. When will I learn to jump on a fare? Wednesday Afternoon.. off to... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Bye-bye Boarding Pass: Delta Will Offer Curb-to-Gate Facial Recognition

This is the future. Starting later this year, your face will be all you need to catch an international flight at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. Delta Air Lines... Read More

Frequent Miler
New 50K JetBlue Business card offer

Barclays has increased the offer on the JetBlue Business credit card to 50,000 TrueBlue points after spending $1,000 on purchases in the first 90 days.... Read More

God Save The Points
10 Dreamy Overwater Hotel Bungalows (And How Much They Cost)…

Once you go five star bungalow, it’s hard to go back to reality… If you’re after more than just a standard holiday, these dreamy overwater bungalows... Read More

View from the Wing
Not Everyone is Welcome to Participate in Marriott Promotions

Last week Marriott launched its first big promotion since launching their new program on August 18. Nowhere does this offer say that it is targeted. In order to be... Read More

Miles To Memories
How Does 4X on Grocery & Restaurants Sound? Amex PRG Has You Covered

Those who have the American Express Premier Rewards Gold card got a nice surprise today from Amex. There's new earning rates and annual dining credit, that make this... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
GERÜCHT: Emirates übernimmt vielleicht Etihad

Die Gerüchteküche brodelt. Emirates und Etihad scheinen in Verhandlungen getreten zu sein ... Read More

The Travelers Club
Pune (en Inde) : la destination honteuse de Lufthansa !

De nombreuses compagnies aériennes ont leurs destinations de la honte. Celles où elles acceptent volontairement de sacrifier le confort de leurs passagers... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American Airlines Raises Checked Bag Fees

In late August JetBlue raised many of their fees, including checked bag fees. Among other changes, they raised the cost of a first checked bag on a domestic... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
American Express Adds $120 Dining Benefit To Premier Gold Card (targeted?)

Check your American Express account if you have the Premier Rewards Gold Card from American Express for the following benefit enrollment opportunity. American... Read More

Points With a Crew
United Polaris Lounge ORD / Chicago O’Hare review

If you have access to the United Polaris Lounge ORD at Chicago O'Hare airport, I definitely recommend it over any other lounge at the airport. Find out where, why and... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Best Ever Amex Hilton 150k Offers Now Refer-a-Friend

The Amex Hilton Aspire and Amex Hilton Ascend 150k best ever offers are now available via refer-a-friend. The no annual fee Amex Hilton 100k offer is, too. The post Best... Read More

Miles To Memories
Enroll for TSA PreCheck at Select Staples Locations Nationwide

Enrolling in TSA PreCheck just became even easier! IdentoGO, enrollment provider for TSA PreCheck is opening 50 centers in Staples retail stores in 2018. The post Enroll... Read More

One Mile at a Time
IHG Premier Card 100K Offer Ending October 4

Since the beginning of August, the IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card has been offering an increased welcome bonus. The card was first launched in... Read More

View from the Wing
Watch Out For Fake Power Outlets at Airports and Aeroplan Redemptions Fixed

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

Loyalty Traveler
How to redeem IHG Rewards Club Chase Anniversary Free night

IHG Rewards Club Select MasterCard from Chase offers an unrestricted free anniversary night for any IHG hotel worldwide. This article shows how to redeem these free IHG... Read More

Miles To Memories
70K Welcome Offer Plus 10K MQMs with Amex Delta Reserve Business Card

The American Express Delta Reserve Business credit card has an increased welcome offer that matches the best ever offer for this card. The post 70K Welcome Offer... Read More

One Mile at a Time
An Incredible New Transatlantic Award Sweet Spot

Last week I wrote about how Aer Lingus is launching two new transatlantic routes next summer, to Montreal and Minneapolis. Aer Lingus has the same parent company as... Read More

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