View from the Wing
Delta Says 3 Day Advance Purchase Requirement for Non-US/Canada Awards Was Error

Yesterday Delta updated the terms and conditions of the SkyMiles program to say 3 day advance purchase was required for any awards not starting or ending in the US or... Read More

Running with Miles
Review: My New Favorite Clothes for Travel and Everyday Use

Are you looking for the best travel clothes for men? Check out my Bluffworks review of the clothes that have quickly become my everyday clothing as well as what I always... Read More

Out and Out
Electric Tokyo: A $15,000 Week in Japan for $58 (With Business Class Flights and Free Hotels!)

Oh my purness, I cannot wait to get back to Japan right meow. 😻 I’ll be back in early April – just in time to catch the end of cherry blossom season... Read More

The Gate
Updated Travel Alert: Fourth Major Winter Storm March 2018 Impacting Northeastern United States and Southeastern Canada

Thousands of flights have already been canceled in the northeastern United States because of the fourth winter storm within three weeks in the month of March which... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Case Study: Earning Miles For Specific Trips

In my regular life I work as a high school math teacher. My coworker Daniela is... wait for it... also a math teacher. This of course means that we have the same... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Starwood Save Up To 26% On Stays!

Starwood released this week’s SPG Hot Escapes today, where you can save a bunch on upcoming hotel stays. Every week, they offer savings at select... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Choice Privileges 2 stays earn 8,000 points April 2-May 25

Choice Privileges brings back its recurrent hotel promotion for 8,000 points for 2 stays from April 2 to May 25, 2018. Promotion registration required. Two key points to... Read More

Miles To Memories
Primera Air, $99 Flights from NYC & Boston to France & UK

Primera Air is offering some great prices for direct flights from Boston and New York to France and the UK. You can fly one way for just $99. The post Primera Air, $99... Read More

Deals We Like
5 Hotels Where Purchasing IHG Points is Worth it!

IHG is currently running a promotion where you’ll receive a 100% bonus on purchasing points through March 22, 2018. While I typically do not recommend... Read More

View from the Wing
Why the President Walked Away From Air Traffic Control Reform This Year

Transportation committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Airlines for America) gave up on reform at the end of February. Just weeks before "word had been passed quietly to... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Uma das maiores felicidades do Blog

A Leitora Gláucia Tamer nos enviou um email que nos deixa extremamente felizes e mostra como não é difícil conseguir aquilo que se deseja.... Read More

Monkey Miles
Buy American Miles for 1.8 cents a point

American’s latest is close their greatest price ever. American has released their latest sale on miles and if you’re in the market to buy points, and a lot... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American AAdvantage’s Best Price On Purchased Miles Of The Year

American has just announced the details of their latest promotion on purchased miles. Through April 28, 2018, American is offering up to 115,000 bonus miles when you... Read More

Points With a Crew
$20 fares on Frontier from just about everywhere they fly

Frontier is offering a(nother) fare sale. There are 15 cities that have routes as low as $20 - including San Francisco, Salt Lake City, Denver, New Orleans, San... Read More

Miles To Memories
Smart & Final Gift Card Deal; 20% off Kohl’s., Xbox, JCPenney Etc

Get $10 off your next purchase at Smart & Final when you buy $50 or more of participating Gift cards shown above. Offer ends March 27, 2018. The post Smart &... Read More

Michael W Travels
Ridiculous Street Signs #24: Watch For Old People- Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus

Whether it be at home or while traveling, I love coming across odd and strange signs. Over the years I’ve posted a collection of Ridiculous Street Signs.... Read More

Busted? Go to Fremont Street Vegas

I was feeling down after Arizona blew it in the opening round of the NCAA tournament. My bracket appeared to be busted leaving me with no desire to bet anymore. With no... Read More

Travel With Grant
Top Travel Mistakes & How to Avoid Them: Part 2

I’m declaring this week Travel Mistake Week here at TWG. Sure, it might be way more fun to talk about all the room upgrades we score, the elite status benefits we... Read More

God Save The Points
Virgin Atlantic Puts Travelers “In The Mood” – With New Signature Scent…

Branded colors can remind you of plenty of different businesses. But smell – can take you to the most distinctive, specific memories. Like that first great cup of... Read More

Forgotten AIR MILES Shopping Portal (including Amazon)

Seems like Aeroplan is getting a lot of positive feedback for teaming up with Amazon. What may have been lost in the mix is that Air Miles is already a partner with... Read More

Running with Miles
Resort Fees Debate

There is an ongoing Resort Fees debate how hotels add these bogus charges to the cost of your room. What are your thoughts on this? The post Resort Fees Debate appeared... Read More

Frequent Miler
Triple stack on Tumi: Sale + 24% back + Offers = big savings

This morning, Charlie at Running With Miles posted about an opportunity to save big on Tumi gear. He illustrates a great deal, and it can get even a smidge better... Read More

Travel With Massi
Für 588€ in Premium Economy nach Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Oman, Bahrain

Günstig aber komfortabel und entspannt an den Arabischen Golf Bist du den langen Winter mittlerweile auch leid und reif für etwas Sonne und sommerliche... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Can You Redeem IHG Free Night Certificate At Kimptons?

IHG recently completed their takeover of Kimpton, which is both good and bad news, depending on how you look at it. It's bad news because Kimpton has historically been... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Delta Issues Update on 8 Wk Old Puppy Sent on 3,700 Trip, Five Flights in 24 Hours After “Incorrect Routing Mistake”

Eight-week-old puppy Ren had quite the journey last weekend, 3,700 miles to be exact. His owner Josh Schlaich arrived at Boise airport on Saturday night to retrieve him,... Read More

God Save The Points
Quality Of Life? The 10 Best Cities To Live In 2018…

  New York City ranks 45th in the world. Live in one city – you pay through the nose, face long commutes and lack amenities. Live in another, your money goes... Read More

Miles To Memories
From Around the Web: Warren Buffet to Buy Southwest? Another Day Another Dog Issue, The Ugly Side of Gift Card Reselling & Much More!

My latest edition of Roundup: Articles From Around the Web! The post From Around the Web: Warren Buffet to Buy Southwest? Another Day Another Dog Issue, The Ugly Side of... Read More

View from the Wing
5 Over 50: Quick Ways to Boost Your Miles

There’s no easier way to earn a large amount of miles quickly than with a new credit card. Here are (5) with signup bonuses well worth getting a card for, each... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
United $231 SFO-CPH (gone). Why I did not buy last night.

This post is about a United Airlines $231 San Francisco-Copenhagen mistake fare that was available to purchase for only about 15 minutes ten hours ago. This is my... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Update: Man Attending Father’s Funeral Sues United After Airline Takes His Wheelchair Forcing Him to Fall Over

This is an update to a story we first posted about last February. Greg Poienski, 66, was flying from Orlando to Newark last February for his father’s funeral when... Read More

Miles To Memories
Is this the End of Chase Offers? Already?!?!

Chase Appears to Be Ending the Chase Offers Program Chase launched a new program known as “Chase Offers” in November, 2017. To date, enrollment in the... Read More

Travelling the World
Earn 50% Extra Miles & More Award Miles with Lufthansa

Well, that didn’t last long. Revenue-basedHANSA has recently introduced a new promotion whereby passengers can earn 50% extra award miles with Miles & More on... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Score A Huge Discount On Tumi Luggage By Stacking Two Deals

Tumi is generally the gold standard when it comes to durable luggage for business travelers. My carry-on is a 20" Tumi Alpha International. While I'm not as obsessed... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Delta SkyMiles to Europe Best Redemptions

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 Card from... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Clientes Smiles podem começar hoje a acumular milhas usando Uber

A partir de hoje, clientes Smiles ganham uma nova opção para tornar sua viagem mais completa e acessível com milhas. Será possível... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United Loses $1.5MN in Lawsuit Over FAs Who Watched iPads During Flight

How did firing two FAs for “not doing their jobs” become a civil rights lawsuit in which United Airlines stands to lose $1.5MN? Ruben Lee and Jeanne Stroup... Read More

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