Your Mileage May Vary
The Dumb Way I Lost Thousands of Points, The Train Station You Can’t Enter Or Exit, Best Upgrade Ever, & More!

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

Miles To Memories
(More People Targeted) Huge Amex Platinum 100K Offer Returns: How to Check If You’re Eligible!

Check to see if you are targeted for a huge 100K sign-up bonus on the American Express Platinum card. This Amex Platinum 100K Offer is only for lucky targeted... Read More

Remember these famous airline logos by Saul Bass?

I was watching the Alfred Hitchcock movie Psycho recently and the title designs were by Saul Bass. It struck me that he was also responsible for the excellent title... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: British Airways 777 First Class

While I've flown British Airways first class many times before, there were a couple of things that would make my flight from London to Boston unique: -- This would be my... Read More

View from the Wing
Four Best-Ever Rewards Card Offers I Don’t Want to End

One of the most frequent questions I get from readers is "how long will this bonus last?" Some offers are really good but you can't or don't want to apply for them right... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Cathay Pacific 777-300ER First Class Beijing To Hong Kong

Whether on a short flight or a long flight, Cathay Pacific has always shined in first class. My flight from Beijing to Hong Kong was flawless. Literally flawless.... Read More

Michael W Travels
Get Around & Save A Small Fortune With Uber In India!

The Michael W Travels family is on a month-long trip around South Asia. During our trip, we’ve visited five countries. While visiting our third stop, I made it to... Read More

The Gate
Save 25 Percent on the Cash Portion of Points & Cash Reservations August 2019 With IHG Rewards Club

You can usually use as few as 5,000 IHG Rewards Club points to book a reservation for a stay using a combination of cash and points; and for a limited time, you can also... Read More

Family Flys Free
5 Best Rental Cars I’ve Scored

Living far from an international airport, we often rent vehicles as part of our travels. Here are the five best cars I've scored in the past few years. The post 5 Best... Read More

Miles To Memories
(Now Live!) 15% Off Future Target Trip for Spending $10

There is a pretty great back to school promo running this weekend that can get you 15% off a future Target trip for spending $10. It is this weekend only! The post (Now... Read More

Segera Berakhir: Dapatkan 1.500 Poin Marriott Bonvoy Pada Promo ‘Endless Earning’

Jangan lewatkan promo Marriott Bonvoy kuarter ke-3 tahun 2019 yang saat ini sedang berlangsung. Promo kali ini dijuluki dengan Endless Earning, dimana Anda bisa... Read More

The Shutterwhale
OCBC Launches New 90°N Travel Credit Card with a Launch Promo of up to 8 Miles per Dollar (No Cap!)

New travel credit card from OCBC offers 8 miles per dollar (!) on travel and 4 miles on foreign-spend without cap until 29 February 2020. Stack it with the welcome... Read More

I Earned an Extra 7,000 With Chase Ink Business Cash Card

I earned an extra 7,000 with Chase Ink Business Cash Card after learning they weren't giving me the proper reward for my spending. The post I Earned an Extra 7,000 With... Read More

Miles To Memories
MtM Podcast Ep 2: Atlantic City Status Matches, WDW Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge & the Apple Card

In Miles to Memories Podcast Episode 2 we discuss Atlantic City status matches, compare both Galaxy's Edge locations & break down the Apple card. The post MtM... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Oops: British Airways’ Accidental Flight Cancelation Emails

Yesterday British Airways pilots announced that they're going on strike September 9, September 10, and September 27, 2019. This follows a contract dispute between pilots... Read More

View from the Wing
One Victim Live Shared His American Airlines First Class Service, Hong Kong – Dallas

Is American Airlines international first class worth it? There's no suites with doors. There's no fine dining compared to peers selling international first class. The... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
EXOTENDEAL: Kuwait 777 First Frankfurt – Bangkok (Return): 3080 Euro

Mit der Kuwait 777 First von Frankfurt nach Bangkok ... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Richard Branson’s Daughter Sets Example For Heather “Nut Rage” Cho

Holly Branson is being praised as “down-to-earth” after she was spotted in economy class on a recent Virgin Atlantic flight from Antigua to London.... Read More

Points to be Made
VERY URGENT: Did British Airways email you to say your flight is cancelled? DO THIS CHECK – it might actually not be cancelled!

Many readers are reporting that British Airways have emailed them to say their flight is cancelled of dates around the strike date. Before you panic, you should urgently... Read More

Гарантия лучшей цены British Airways

British Airways вернет разницу и даже... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Air Tanzania A220 Impounded In Johannesburg

Air Tanzania is a fascinating little airline. Up until about a year ago they had a single regional jet and four turboprops. However, in the past year they've taken... Read More

Family Flys Free
Review: Grand Hyatt Taipei

Back in May my son and I enjoyed three days and two nights at the Grand Hyatt Taipei. It is a nice hotel with easy access to the city. Here's my review. The post... Read More

Miles To Memories
Two 5X Ultimate Rewards Earning Opportunities End Today

There are two pretty good deals ending today that offer up some 5X Ultimate Rewards earning opportunities. The post Two 5X Ultimate Rewards Earning Opportunities End... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Here Are 80 Chances To WIN TRAVEL! YMMV Travel Contests & Sweepstakes: August 24, 2019

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

View from the Wing
Man Tries to Keep His Wife From Leaving Him By Claiming She’s a Suicide Bomber

A Delhi man called police to let them know a woman was carrying a bomb and planned to use it on a flight bound for either Dubai or Saudi Arabia. All international... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
Promoção Gol – Passagens Aéreas tão Baratas Quanto Ônibus

Procurando passagens Gol com desconto? Talvez essa promoção possa te ajudar, pois os preços estão bem interessantes. Em quase todos os... Read More

One Mile at a Time
United Suspending Hong Kong & Buenos Aires Flights

In this weekend schedule update, United has quietly suspended two routes: -- Chicago to Hong Kong is being suspended as of September 8, 2019 -- Newark to Buenos Aires is... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
ONEWORLD Sapphire mit Cathay Pacific Business Tour nach Down Under (2200 Euro)

Mit der Cathay Pacific Business von Stockholm nach Down Under ... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Cathay Pacific Lounge Beijing (PEK)

The Cathay Pacific Lounge in Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) is full of natural light, comfortable furniture, and offers far better internet speeds than the tepid airport... Read More

Frequent Miler
Paradise of the Pacific, a 5/24 dilemma, #40KFaraway, and more

Aloha from Hawaii! #TeamFM (at least two thirds of us) broadcasts from Hawaii this week — though Greg and I were on different islands. This week we talk a little... Read More

Sam Chui
First EgyptAir Airbus A220 Conducts Maiden Flight

The first Airbus A220-300 for EgyptAir has performed its maiden flight, indicating delivery is not far away. Taking off from Mirabel in Quebec on the 22nd of August, the... Read More

God Save The Points
Fear, As 737 MAX Plots Return To October Skies…

The Boeing 737 MAX was the plane the airline industry never wanted to happen. One tragic crash seemed like a one off, but then a second, near identical crash just months... Read More

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