You Have Been Upgraded
>>> DEAL: Lufthansa / Swiss First Athen – Hong Kong (Return): 2780 Euro

Mit der Lufthansa oder Swiss First von Athen nach Hong Kong ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Marriott Purchases Hotel Group, Cheap Redemption to Europe & The World’s Longest Running Airlines

My latest edition of articles from around the web. Around the web is collection of articles that I found interesting that are travel related. The post Marriott Purchases... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Expecting A Package While Away? Here’s What To Do For USPS, UPS, FedEx And Amazon

When you used to go on vacation, it was easy to put a hold on your mail delivery. You just told your friendly U.S. Postal Service mail carrier that you’d be away... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
Mit Thai Airways in Thailand unterwegs

Ein bisschen hatte ich ja schon über meine kleine Reise nach Thailand berichtet. Zwar bin ich in der Finnair Business Class nach Thailand gereist, aber für... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Dangerously Addictive Lobster Mac & Cheese On United

Each week, my Meal of the Week feature examines an airline meal from my travels over the years. This may be a meal from earlier in the week or it may be a meal... Read More

View from the Wing
Airlines Moving Closer to Personalized Pricing for Airfare

While not in use today, the major company collecting and distributing airfares for airlines announced at their annual conference that they're closer than ever to... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
TRIP REPORT: An Irish Aviation Enthusiasts day out – Embracing the Community

Embracing the Community An Irish Aviation Enthusiasts day out In this adventure Cheap flights? Not at £95 one way… Birmingham to Holyhead with London... Read More

Monkey Miles
Targeted: 90k Marriott Points for Marriott Vacation Club Owners who trade their week

Marriott Vacation Club is targeting owners to earn bonus points when they transfer their weeks into Marriott Bonvoy Points The post Targeted: 90k Marriott Points for... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Offer: UberEats Now Has Pickup Option, Get $5 Off

Use your AMEX Platinum Uber credit for UberEats pickup orders (and save on those pesky delivery fees). Read More

Miles To Memories
New Amex Offer, Earn up to 20X Extra Points with Air Canada

Check your American Express credit cards for an offer that can earn you up to 15,000 or 20,000 points for Air Canada purchases. The post New Amex Offer, Earn up to 20X... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
Boa Notícia – Smiles Dobra a Validade das Milhas Obtidas em Voos Gol

Uma boa notícia da Smiles para os clientes que acumulam pontos no programa! Veja o press-release que eu recebi ontem. A partir de agora, as milhas acumuladas em... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Amex Offers: Save Money In Vegas And At Marriott

A handful of really good Amex offers right now for MGM Resorts, Caesars Resorts and the complete portfolio of Marriott properties. The post Amex Offers: Save Money In... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
2 Ways To Get From JFK to Manhattan, Mysterious Minibar Charge, Should You Bother With Airline Status?, & 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

View from the Wing
Why Several Airlines Sell Tickets for Less at the Airport Than Online

Ultra low cost carriers will sell you tickets for less at the airport than they will online. You save the online booking fee. And they do this because it saves them... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
>>> Dreifache Accor Le Club Punkte in Russland

Bei Accor Le Club Russland gibt es dreifache Le Club Punkte ... Read More

Michael W Travels
Don’t Use Google Maps In This Italian Town!

Since getting T-Mobile a few years back, we’ve found Google Maps to be an indispensable tool when we rent a car around the world. While Google Maps isn’t... Read More

One Mile at a Time
A Very British Day Of Credit Card Applications

October has been a month of new credit card applications for me, given that I fell under Chase's 5/24 limit: -- First I applied for the IHG® Rewards Club... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
DLD 264: Maybe it isn’t entirely awful??

A bad week for many United Airlines frequent flyer members and probably an even worse week for Boeing lead this weeks show. Plus SIM cards and South America and swanky... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Why I’m Seriously Considering An American Express Centurion (Black) Card

It’s not for the points. It’s certainly not for the status. But I am seriously considering an American Express Centurion Card, more popularly known as the... Read More

God Save The Points
Move Over A350, The Boeing 787-10 Will Be British Airways Best Plane…

British Airways received their first Airbus A350-1000 to much fanfare, and most of it was largely deserved. The airline unveiled its first “new” business... Read More

Miles To Memories
Chase Total Business Checking, Huge $500 Bonus Available

There’s a new bonus of $500 for the Total Business Checking account. You need to go to a branch, so you need to have one nearby. We usually see a $300 bonus for... Read More

What was the BOAC Monarch service like on the Comet 4?

The Monarch Service is the name BOAC used for the on board experience on routes across the Atlantic. Flights commenced on 4 October 1958 with the de Havilland Comet 4,... Read More

Running with Miles
What’s New with Bluffworks? New, Great Travel Clothes and a New Refer-a-Friend Program

Check out all the new travel clothes from Bluffworks! There are new colors, new products and even the brand new women's line of travel clothes! Plus, refer a friend is... Read More

Points With a Crew
Get 5000 Fee-Free dollars or only a 1.5% fee on Plastiq

Through October 31st, you can get either 5000 fee free dollars and/or a 1.5% fee on payments with bill paying service Plastiq Read More

God Save The Points
How Credit Card Points Threaten The Value Of Loyalty Programs…

It was once always a bad idea to use your credit card points for anything other than converting them into airline miles or hotel points. That toaster – bad idea.... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Watch An 84-Year-Old Challenge TSA Agent To Push-Up Contest

It’s nice to smile once in a while, especially when talking about the Transportation Security Administration (TSA). The challenge of an 84-year-old Army vet... Read More

Family Flys Free
Review: Hilton Waikoloa Village Makai Ocean View Room

The Hilton Waikoloa Village is an extensive resort about a half hour from Kona Airport. It has an impressive set of restaruants and facilities. Here's my review: The... Read More

סיכום חדשות ומבצעים מהשבוע האחרון

תוכנית שאפתנית של קוונטס... Read More

View from the Wing
Updated Best Rewards Card for Each Category of Spending

If you want to earn the most points for your spending -- beyond just earning a big signup bonus -- you need to pay attention to what you spend the most money on and... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Marriott To Acquire Elegant Hotels Group

Marriott has announced that they will acquire Elegant Hotels Group which offers 7 hotels in Barbados (mostly all-inclusive resorts.) No timeline was given for when these... Read More

Sam Chui
Qantas Begins Project Sunrise Testing

Taking delivery of a new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, Qantas has commenced the first of three Project Sunrise research flights. The aircraft, registered VH-ZNI, is currently... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Europe’s Fastest Growing Airline…I’ve Never Heard Of it

I like to stay up-to-date on airlines from all over the world, but admit Europe’s fastest growing airline took me by surprise. In fact, I had never even heard of... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Here Are 90 Chances To WIN TRAVEL! YMMV Travel Contests & Sweepstakes: October 19, 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

Miles To Memories
(New Link!) More Pay Over Time Offers Sent Out – An Easy 10K In Points!

People are reporting that they have been getting new Pay Over Time offers which means they are getting the easiest 10,000 points possible. The post (New Link!) More Pay... Read More

Deals We Like
Hyatt Ziva and Zilara Cap Cana Opening in Just Two Weeks!

The Hyatt all-inclusive properties have become one of my favorite ways to redeem my World of Hyatt points. They include the family-friendly Hyatt Ziva’s in Montego... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
Promoção de Passagens Gol – Bons Preços para Viagens até Janeiro de 2020

A Gol está com trechos nacionais em promoção e em alguns casos os valores são bem interessantes e permitem viagens até o fim de... Read More

Review: Kartu kredit Garuda Indonesia Visa Signature

Kali ini, saya akan melakukan penilaian terhadap kartu kredit BNI Garuda Indonesia Visa Signature menggunakan Metode Penilaian Kartu Kredit PinterPoin. Kartu kredit BNI... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Uh Oh: Damning Boeing 737 MAX Text Messages

With the 737 MAX having been grounded globally since March, and with no real indication as to when the plane will be back in the sky, you'd think things couldn't get... Read More

God Save The Points
Boeing Withheld Pilot Messages Of 737-MAX Flaws 3 Years Ago…

Bad times just got worse for Boeing after transcripts of alarmed messages between Boeing technical pilots sent three years ago surfaced publicly this week. The aerospace... Read More

Milhas e Destinos
B737-MAX: coragem para voar depois da liberação

Gente, o B737-MAX é, provavelmente, o maior problema da história da aviação comercial da Boeing. Todas as aeronaves produzidas estão... Read More

Renés Points
What a Circus (Circus!): MGM Sells Bellagio and Circus Circus. Sun Country Benefiting from 737 MAX Groundings.

Greetings from Chicagoland — where the weather is decidedly crisper than my home area of Los Angeles’ San Fernando Valley! I’m loving the fall weather... Read More

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