The Wandering Aramean
I took a trip to Reno, just so I could fly

Why Reno for the day? It turns out I have a hard time resisting JetBlue's $31 Halloween fare sales. And this year's iteration allowed for travel on the surrounding... Read More

Miles To Memories
Weekly Delta Sale: Australia In Premium Select, Caribbean from 18K & More

Another week another round of Delta Skymiles sales. This week they are offering some good deals to the Caribbean, Europe, Australia, and domestic flights. The post... Read More

Running with Miles
A New 65,000 Mile Offer for the United Explorer Card – But Is it the Best Offer?

There is a new offer on the United Explorer card - up to 65,000 United miles. While this will get you business class to Europe, is it the best offer for you? Here is an... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Alaska Airlines Begins Selling Tickets From Paine Field

Last May plans were announced for Paine Field-Snohomish County Airport to open a passenger terminal. For those of you not aware, Paine Field is home to... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Alaska Airlines Opens Bookings From Paine Field (Sale Fares & Double Miles On Offer)

Alaska Airlines has announced that it has opened bookings for 18 daily non-stop flights between Paine Field and eight cities on the West Coast. As long as the government... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Singapore Airlines First Class Suites A380 + The Private Room

According to the Skytrax Awards, Singapore Airlines was voted World’s Best Airline and Best in First Class in 2018. I was very excited to fly Singapore Airlines... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
China Southern mit 01.01. von Skyteam weg!

Skyteam verliert China Southern als Mitgliedsairline ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Citi Spending Offer, Get $30 When You Use Your Card with PayPal

Citi is sending out emails with an offer that can get you a $30 credit  when you use your card with PayPal. The post Citi Spending Offer, Get $30 When You Use Your... Read More

Are Marriott Cash + Points a Myth?

I recently wrote about Hyatt’s terrible cash and points program change. That program has become exclusively cash only or points only because the combination... Read More

View from the Wing
What Amazon Could Have Had at the Atlana Airport and Double Elite Nights and Points

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

Travel Codex
Review: Swiss Airlines Business Class Amenity Kit – Victorinox

Swiss International Air Lines is a member of Star Alliance, and this summer I was pleased to finally have the opportunity to fly with them on a long haul flight. Awards... Read More

Points With a Crew
American Airlines Is Now Letting Flyers With Peanut Allergies On First!

American Airlines has announced that flyers with peanut allergies are now allowed to board early to prepare their seat. While this is a solution, it doesn't seem the... Read More

China Southern выходит из SkyTeam

Статус Аэрофлота теперь... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
China Southern Airlines to leave SkyTeam

It’s been a while since an airline has chosen to dump itself out of an alliance – but China Southern Airlines has chosen to leave SkyTeam China Southern... Read More

One Mile at a Time
British Airways Releases TONS Of Business Class Award Seats

One of the things that I appreciate about British Airways Executive Club is that they guarantee a certain amount of award availability on each flight. British Airways... Read More

Dots, Lines & Destinations
DLD 219: A rough triple for Boeing

Bad things come in threes, right? Hopefully that's the case here as Boeing wraps a pretty bad run of incidents with its aircraft. Plus, a 3 day delay and a seized plane! Read More

Bald Thoughts
Finally approved for the Capital One Venture Card!

I’ve applied for A LOT of credit cards over the last 6 years. However, one credit card company had always turned me down – Capital One. Despite a good... Read More

Running with Miles
New Feature for Google Fi Phones Improves Online Security and Access

Google is now bringing always-on VPN service to their Google Fi phones! This is a great bit of news for keeping your traffic secure anywhere you travel while also... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United Announces 787-10 International Routes

  United Airlines will operate its Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner on six transatlantic routes from Newark beginning in March 2019. United previously announced that its... Read More

Traveling For Miles
The Conrad Washington DC Will Open In February 2019 (Weekdays Look Good For Awards)

If you're a Hilton loyalist who has been awaiting the opening of the new Conrad in Washington DC your patience will soon be rewarded. Hilton has announced that the... Read More

Deals We Like
Last Day to Transfer Membership Reward Points to Avios with 40% Bonus

This is just a quick reminder that today, November 15, 2018, is the last day to transfer American Express Membership Reward points to either British Airways or... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Uber Rewards Program: What You Need To Know

After rumors of them working on this for years, it looks like Uber is finally going to introduce a full fledged loyalty program, called Uber Rewards. The new program... Read More

Travel With Grant
Trim Launches Debt Payoff Service (Negotiates Lower Credit Card APRs, Creates Payoff Plan & Provides Personal Coaching)

Good morning everyone.  A few weeks ago, I wrote Trim Saves Money on Monthly Cable / Phone / TV / Internet Bills (Negotiates Discounts on your Behalf). ... Read More

Review: Delta Sky Club Honolulu

I’ve never flown Delta Air Lines or visited any of their lounges before but have always wanted to.  But thanks to a last minute trip to Utah and my Amex... Read More

Frequent Miler
Get Happy: 10% off “Happy” cards next week at Staples

The Staples weekly ad is out and next week Staples will have 10% off on all Happy Gift Cards from 11/18/18 to 11/24/18. The ad doesn’t explicitly... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Great Deal! Amazon FreeTime Unlimited 3 Months Only $2.99 + Free Headphones!

Amazon is offering a great deal right now for FreeTime unlimited 3 months for only $2.99 plus you can also score a free set of kids headphones. This is a great idea to... Read More

God Save The Points
Flight Deal Alert: Transcontinental Business Class From $399 One Way…

On Delta & JetBlue… Transcontinental flights can offer awkward departure times, like redeye’s and early starts which start or end a trip in the wrong... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
SFO to Tahiti PPT $613 round trip Hawaiian-United

Tickets from San Francisco to Papeete PPT Tahiti, French Polynesia are priced as low as $613-$630 when you fly Hawaiian one way via Honolulu and United nonstop back to... Read More

View from the Wing
Delta Wants Employees to Sleep on Planes During Storms

Winter is a rough time for the US travel industry all around. Business travel dries up and hotel occupancy falls. That's not good for airlines either. Leisure travel... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Alaska Airlines puts Paine Field flights on sale

Want to fly out of Paine Field north of Seattle? The first flights for the new service are now on sale. Alaska Airlines opened reservations this morning for... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Last Day: 40% Bonus On Amex Transfers To Avios

This is super exciting. The US Amex Membership Rewards program is offering a 40% bonus when you transfer points to British Airways Executive Club or Iberia Plus by... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
British Airways Releases 50,000 Extra Business Class Award Seats

British Airways has released thousands of additional business class award seats available for a limited time across a limited, but wide, date range. Through December... Read More

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