Frequent Miler
Safeway gift card hacking, unwritten policy for Marriott elites, and is hotel loyalty illogical?

This week around the web, we’ve got a warning for Safeway gift card shoppers, the case against chasing hotel status, United’s empty threat to dump Expedia,... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Vídeo da Primeira Classe da Qatar no A380

Quem acompanha lá no Instagram viu que eu utilizei 140 mil milhas Smiles para voar na Primeira Classe da Qatar no A380 de Doha para Perth. Esse é um dos... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Economy Class Breakfast On Qatar Airways

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
13 Ways to Make Flying Economy More Enjoyable

How about a little real talk about staying comfortable on a long flight, when your class of service isn’t going to do it for you? Continue reading 13 Ways to Make... Read More

Frequent Business Traveler
Understanding the Calendrical and Religious Connection Between Passover and Easter

It’s not a mere coincidence that the first night of Passover this year overlapped with Good Friday or that the second day of Passover was Easter. Both arrive... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
9 Bizarre Reasons Why Planes Have Had To Make Emergency Landings

If you’ve ever flown on an airplane, you’re well aware of the safety spiel the flight attendants give to help ensure everyone’s safety in the event of... Read More

Miles To Memories
US Airlines Incorrectly Deny 25% Of Passenger Compensation Claims

US airlines have incorrectly denied thousands of claims each year worth millions of dollars. Be sure that you don't become one of the statistics. The post US Airlines... Read More

View from the Wing
Airline Goes Out of Their Way to Help Ungrateful Family (The Perils of Basic Economy)

What obligation does a passenger have to understand their fare, and how what they're buying will meet their needs (or not)? And while It's fair to blame airlines for a... Read More

The Gate
Earn 2,000 World of Hyatt Bonus Points Per Stay During National Park and Recreation Month 2019

If you wanted to wake up refreshed and ready to explore the emerald pools of Zion National Park, hike the La Sal Mountains at sunrise, or be dazzled by the famous rock... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
British Airways testet neues Avios-Konzept ohne Zuzahlung

British Airways hat in den letzten Jahren viel am Executive Club gebastelt. Während ich die Visionen von Ted Cruz etwas gruselig finde, haben die Briten bisher noch... Read More

Deals We Like
All Deals in One Spot!

I hope you all had a great week! As always, here is a list of the many new and existing deals that are going on, with some of them expiring this week. Make sure to... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
United 787 Cape Town Service, Bonus World of Hyatt in Vegas

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Happy 420! So, Can You Fly With Weed Now, Or What?

The rules regarding marijuana have been rapidly evolving so it can be confusing to understand the restrictions on flying with what may be a legal amount of weed from... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Earning Sign-Up Bonuses with Multiple Chase Ink Cards – Compare Your Options

With high sign up bonuses and lucrative Ultimate Rewards points, the Ink lineup of cards is a real winner. Which of the 3 cards is best for you? Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
AMAZING: Air Caraibes Business Nonstop Paris – Karibik / Südamerika (Return): 1180 Euro

Mit der Air Caraibes Business Nonstop von Paris in die Karibik oder nach Südamerika ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Two American Express 100K Bonvoy Offers Ending Next Week

Two of the three 100,000 point increased offers on the Bonvoy credit cards are ending next week. If you were considering one of them now may be the time. The post Two... Read More

View from the Wing
Marriott Resort Says They Don’t Upgrade Elites “Due to Small Size of Hotel”

Marriott's Autograph Collection Waterline Marina Resort has followed the lead of the JW Marrriott Guanacaste and declared that they do not upgrade Platinums. And... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Weekly Review: April 20, 2019

Hello from the UAE! I'm in the middle of a trip to Lebanon and the UAE. While Lebanon was awesome, the UAE has been a comedy of errors on the hotel front, as I'll sure... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
The 5 Flights That Are Flying Particularly High Today (4/20)

All the airlines operating a flight today with the flight number 420 have either an origin or destination (or both) that have legalized marijuana. Read More

Monkey Miles
Best ever. Buy Alaska Miles with up to a 50% bonus ( Updated 4/2019)

Alaska is currently offering miles on sale with up to a 50% bonus until October 4th. That's just 1.97 cents a point. The post Best ever. Buy Alaska Miles with up to a... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
A Better Flight Home On United

After a fairly unremarkable flight from Los Angeles to London last week, I experienced a much better return flight from Munich to San Francisco. Here are a few... Read More

סיכום חדשות ומבצעים מהשבוע האחרון

בונוס נדיב לשהייה אחת במלון... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Book A Hotel On The Seatback Screen: What’s Next For Onboard Advertising

Airlines may soon get a new revenue generator, but passengers can benefit too. Welcome to the "enhanced" in-flight map. Read More

Points With a Crew
More Bonus Points When Upgrading to the World of Hyatt Chase Card

Chase has just upped the ante for those still holding on to its retired Hyatt Visa, increasing the upgrade bonus to... Read More

Miles To Memories
Enter to Win A Free Vacation at Sandals Resorts Every Day in May

Sandals Resorts is giving away free trips all month long in May as a token of appreciation for teachers, nurses, military members, and mothers who go above and beyond.... Read More

Running with Miles
Deal of the Day: Great Deals on Anker Power Products – Essential Travel Tech!

Today only, you can get some great deals on travel tech with Anker power products! Charge your phone, tablet, and even MacBook while on the go! The post Deal of the... Read More

Frequent Miler
Founderscard free trail for 3 months (then $395/yr)

Founderscard is currently offering three months free when you sign up now for a free trial with promo code VIPAWARD. Annual membership is then billed at $395 per... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Hyatt Place National Parks Bonus World of Hyatt Points

World of Hyatt has a new offer at a few of their new Hyatt Place properties near National Parks for summer travel. You can celebrate National Park and Recreation... Read More

Frequent Flyer Bonuses
Earn Double Le Club AccorHotels Points for stays at Fairmont Hotels in North & Central America

Offer details: Double Le Club AccorHotels Points & up to 25% off for stays t participating Fairmont Hotels & Resorts locations in North & Central America... Read More

Frequent Business Traveler
France’s Largest Pilot Union Plans Week-Long Strike

The union representing most of France’s pilots warned of a week-long strike in early May if a new law that would diminish its power were approved. The strike would... Read More

View from the Wing
12 Reasons to Get the Chase Ink Business Preferred Card

Chase even suggests that getting a small business card is one of the things you should do as you start your business, that it's often the first resource many business... Read More