Le Chic Geek
An Authentic Roman Food Experience Through Just 10 Tastings

Over the summer, I did a whirlwind tour of the Mediterranean.  Since I was bouncing from city to city, I was having trouble deciding where I wanted to eat. ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Fly In Malaysia’s New A350 First Class Seat For ~$200

Shortly Malaysia Airlines will be taking delivery of the first of six Airbus A350 aircraft that they have on order. The airline plans to use these to replace the A380s... Read More

Etihad storniert die Flüge in airberlin Tickets – Kunden dann ohne Ticket oder Rückflug

Es scheint sich zu bewahrheiten, was zunächst keiner glauben und hinnehmen wollte und auch keiner so erwartet hat. Dennoch ist es eigentlich logisch, auch wenn es... Read More

View from the Wing
Transatlantic Business Class from $687 [Why You Don’t Want to Book Roundtrip Awards]

Business class fares originating in Europe to the US are often cheaper than fares which originate in the U.S. Save the miles, save the fuel surcharges, and consider... Read More

God Save The Points
Video: The Ultra Luxe Lufthansa First Class Experience…

Eat your heart out Casey Neistat. We here at GodSaveThePoints.com are big fans of Casey Neistat’s fun, approachable and instantly enviable videos. Only- Casey beat... Read More

Mommy Points
Best Hotel for an Astros Game is Westin Houston Downtown

My oldest daughter, my parents, and I spent Friday night rooting as hard as we could for the home team at Minute Maid Stadium in downtown Houston. The Houston Astros had... Read More

Pizza in Motion
First Class Flight Attendants Having Sex For Money?

Are flight attendants getting busy with passengers in exchange for money? One flight attendant tells a pretty spicy tale of adventures in the sky. The post First Class... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Air India upgrades being capped at 100% of redemption miles

Air India is moving towards the use of miles for upgrades in a big way, and hence they are dropping the prices on mileage upgrades across the board from domestic as well... Read More

Renés Points
A look inside the Chicago Gogo 2Ku Assembly and Shipping Facility – the Tech Behind Delta FAST Wifi speed!

A look inside the Chicago Gogo 2Ku Assembly and Shipping Facility - the Tech Behind Delta FAST Wifi speed! Continue reading → The post A look inside the Chicago... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Closing My BankDirect Mileage Checking Account

Earning miles and points on everything you do should extend to your checking account if possible. For a long time I have loved debit products like the SunTrust Delta... Read More

Michael W Travels
Food Quest: Limited Time- Arby’s Venison Sandwich

I’ve only tried Arby’s a handful of times but when I heard (last year, I think) that they would be serving a Venison Sandwich, I definitely wanted to give it... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Der S7 Status Match von Topbonus ist jetzt offiziell

Die russische Airline S7 hat den Status Match für Airberlin Topbonus Kunden nun offiziell gemacht ... Read More

Romp in the Sky: First Class Passengers Pay Flight Attendants For Sex?

Premise This fascinating story from the NY Post (yes, take it with a grain of salt) talks about a British airline stewardess sharing plenty of tantalizing stories of sex... Read More

View from the Wing
Not Good for Earning Miles: Plastiq Running Into Problems Processing More and More Payments

Plastiq is a great service. It lets you pay bills by charging them to your credit card. This way you have credit card spend and earn miles, and you can also manage... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Xiamen Air Business Class 757 Xiamen To Chengdu

As I mentioned in the last installment, I was fully expecting our flight to Chengdu to be operated by a 737, so I was surprised when we pulled up to a 757 instead. I'm... Read More

Popular: 747 Tears + Delta’s new jet + United burger + Dreamliner + Madrid nonstop

TravelSkills’ 10 most popular posts over the last week (descending order): 1 “Fond farewell to our 747”- a tearjerker video from United... Read More

Have You Ever Received Gifts From Your Cabin Crew?

The first time I ever received gifts from the cabin crew was on a flight from London Heathrow to Moscow. I was travelling in business class and after the main service I... Read More

Magic of Miles
What Do Dragon Ribs, Whiskey on the Rocks, and Aviation Museums Have in Common?

In Laguna Beach, California you can find a Pirate Tower. Lalibela in Ethiopia is home to Ben Abeba, a famed restaurant that juts out over a cliff. The post What Do... Read More

Deals We Like
All Deals in One Spot!

Here is a compiled list with all of the currently active deals in the points and miles world! Make sure to scroll through to check on any offers expiring soon that... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Business Class: China Railway High-speed

While living in England, traveling by train became a way of life and when you bought your ticket, you knew exactly what to expect. However, during a trip to China, our... Read More

View from the Wing
Award Alert: Business Class Saver Space Available for Delta’s New Suites

Delta's new Airbus A350s feature 48 premium economy seats and also 32 business class suites with doors. Award space is pretty much non-existent on the initially... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Xiamen Air Domestic Lounge Xiamen Airport

Our inbound flight arrived at 5:30AM, and our connection was at 7:35AM, so we had about two hours to make our connection. Upon arrival we walked down a long hallway... Read More

Frequent Miler
Last Chance Deals: 20% off Amazon, 25% more to JetBlue, and more

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some of the best ongoing deals around. This week, a great targeted (but... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Spart Oman Air jetzt auch beim Amenity Kit?

Nach Etihad hat auch Oman Air die Sparwelle getroffen. Gibt es noch einen Amenity Kit in der Business? Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Noch besser: Dreifache Avios mit Hilton (Iberia Plus)

Hilton hat gerade mehrere dreifache Avios Promos laufen. Bei der Iberia Plus Hilton Promo gibt es dreifache Avios ... Read More

Дайджест за неделю: 22 октября

Дайджест новостей и... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Air India launching Family Pooling on Flying Returns

Air India's Flying Returns program will shortly allow you to pool miles with up to 9 members in your immediate and extended family! That just means more miles for you to... Read More

Pizza in Motion
$99 Flights To Europe! Another Airline To Keep An Eye On

How many airlines do we need to offer cheap fares between the US and Europe? At least one airline believes there's room for one more. The post $99 Flights To Europe! ... Read More

View from the Wing
Airport Adds Beer & Wine “To Go” and Data on the Number of Elites in Airline Program

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

Live and Let's Fly
How Turkish Airlines Plays Politics with Airline Meals

For this week’s Meal of the Week, I share a delicious little snack I enjoyed on a Turkish Airlines flight from Ercan (ECN) in occupied Northern Cyprus to Istanbul... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Swiss First UK – Kanada (Return): 3000 Euro

Swiss ist mit guten First Tickets abgehend von London wieder dabei. Um 3 000 Euro fliegt man Return nach Kanada ... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Save At Disney With New Amex Offer For You!

If you are planning a trip to Disney anytime soon, you might want to check out this American Express Offer for You where you can score discounted Disney tickets (and... Read More

View from the Wing
Smartphone Catches Fire on a Flight — Plane’s Fire Extinguishers Don’t Work

Just fifteen minutes into Jet Airways flight 791's 411 mile jaunt a passenger noticed smoke coming from her carry on bag which was beneath the seat in front of her. She... Read More

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