TravelUpdate
I’m Sad That The Four Seasons Vancouver Is Closing!

Four Seasons Vancouver Closing: A couple weeks ago it was announced that the Four Seasons Vancouver will be closing in 2020. I was really bummed because the Four Seasons... Read More

Out and Out
How I Got Started With Points & Miles 6 Years Ago

TL;DR: Had crappy credit. Used points cards as motivation to improve my credit score. Hooked ever since. I’ve taken a server job a few nights a week to get out of... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Ritz Carlton Dorado Beach To Re-Open

I am a big fan of vacations to Puerto Rico. We have traveled to Puerto Rico numerous times as a family. Some of our favorite trips have been there, like to the St.... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United Really Doesn’t Want You to Steal Onboard Bedding!

Theft of Saks Fifth Avenue bedding continues to be a problem on United Airlines. So much so that United has redesigned its business class menus to warn against theft.... Read More

Miles To Memories
MMMT: How You Can Still Buy Amazon Gift Cards Online & Earn 5X!

Amazon pulled all of their gift cards from online sellers, but there is still one way to get Amazon gift cards without going to the store! The post MMMT: How You Can... Read More

Frequent Miler
8% back in eBay bucks

Ebay is running a targeted offer for up to 10% back in eBay bucks on purchases of $25+ for two days only (Thursday and Friday 3/22 and... Read More

God Save The Points
Flight Deal: U.S. Cities To Nashville From $125 Round Trip On JetBlue & Delta…

Get your finest country music gear ready… Nashville is the new “it” city. With rooftop bars, award winning boutique hotels, country music tours, pro... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Getting Approved For The Chase Sapphire Reserve With Limited Credit History

Getting approved for a credit card with limited credit history can be a challenge. Credit card companies want to see that you can spend responsibly before they'll extend... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Hertz 2 Free Days After 1 Rental Promotion (Targeted)

You will want to check your email of the following targeted promotion from Hertz. With this targeted offer you can earn up to 1,100 Hertz Gold Plus Rewards points on... Read More

Points With a Crew
Earn $25 Gift Card with Radisson

Radisson has an interesting new promotion running right now. While it might not be the most lucrative hotel promotion, it might be worth looking into if you are thinking... Read More

Running with Miles
Is This the Best Credit Card Offer Around Right Now (For Personal Cards)?

There are a lot of credit card offers out there but I think this is the best credit card offer around right now for personal cards. You can get over $1,000 in travel out... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
DEAL: British Airways Business Stockholm – Buenos Aires (Return): 1500 Euro

Mit British Airways in der Business von Stockholm nach Buenos Aires ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Hyatt Amex Offer Update: How to Lock In 30% Savings on All Hyatt Stays If You’re Targeted

An update on the Hyatt Amex Offer including how to lock in savings well past the deal's expiration date. The post Hyatt Amex Offer Update: How to Lock In 30% Savings on... Read More

Monkey Miles
Frontier Fright! Guy pees on seat in front of him mid-flight

What is going on these days with air travel? Emma Kerbstadt, who provided the image below, was another passenger on a Frontier flight from Denver to South Carolina who... Read More

God Save The Points
How To Book Free Travel Stopovers Using Points…

We’ll take option B, please. Which traveler do you want to be? The one who spends 100,000 points and gets one single flight from one place to another, or the other... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Livelo faz série de promoções e ainda dá 100% para o Amigo da Avianca

A Livelo, uma das maiores empresas de fidelidade do Brasil, está lançando, nesta semana, uma série de promoções para comemorar o seu... Read More

View from the Wing
Best Credit Card Signup Bonuses for May

There’s no quicker and easier way to earn a large amount of miles quickly than with a new credit card. And before the holidays is the perfect time to get one,... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The 14 Business & First Class Experiences I’d Like To Review Next

Right now I'm in a bit of a travel planning frenzy. I had a ton of international travel early in the year, and have now been in the US for a couple of weeks. Around that... Read More

Miles To Memories
eBay Bucks Offer, Get up to 10% Back on Purchases for Two Days

Ebay has a new promotion that could earn you up to 10% back in eBay bucks on your purchases in the next two days. These are targeted promotions. The post eBay Bucks... Read More

Deals We Like
Earn Your Share of $100,000!

One of my favorite money making apps is Ibotta. It is a couponless way to get rebates on everyday purchases at many popular stores such as Target, Costco,... Read More

One Mile at a Time
IAG Is Considering Another Takeover Bid For Norwegian

Last month came the surprising news that IAG, the parent company of British Airways, had bought a stake in one of their biggest competitors, Norwegian. There were... Read More

Michael W Travels
Hotel Front Desk Secrets, How To Afford Dream Trips, World’s Best Airports, Resorts That Don’t Suck, Hiking Hawaii For Pizza, United Backtracks On Food Change & More- Travel News

Travel News: Smarter Travel has some Hotel Front Desk Secrets: 9 Ways To Improve Your Stay. Budget Travel tells us about 7 U.S. Cities You Can Totally Afford.... Read More

Miles To Memories
Rakuten, 20% Off Xbox Live Gift Card at Rakuten

Rakuten has a new sitewide promotion with a $10 discount on purchases of $50 or more. The discount also works on gift cards. The post Rakuten, 20% Off Xbox Live Gift... Read More

Running with Miles
10 Tips for Marathon Etiquette

Running a marathon is an incredibly fun event! But, running 26.2 miles can also introduce some pain and hazards along the way. Here are 10 tips for marathon etiquette to... Read More

Miles To Memories
Wells Fargo is Offering $100-$200 Bonus for New Checking Accounts (Targeted)

Wells Fargo is offering two different bonuses for new checking accounts. One bonus of $200 is targeted to certain cities only. Another bonus for $100 or $150 is... Read More

View from the Wing
5 Ways You Can Fly First Class on Your Next Trip

Airline upgrades are almost exclusively done by formula, with little discretion allowed to gate or check-in counter agents. The only time there may be wiggle room is... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The Clock Is Ticking On Starwood’s 35% Off Points Sale

For a bit over a month now, Starwood has been offering a 35% discount on purchased Starpoints, when you buy at least 5,000 points in one transaction. This promotion is... Read More

Points With a Crew
New Plastiq promo – pay rent for 2% (plus get 500 fee free dollars)

For a limited time, Plastiq is offering a promotion where you can pay your rent with a credit card for only 2%. This could make sense if you are ... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
An Abortive Argument Against An Arrogant American Airlines’ Agent

I don’t know when I am going to practice what I preach, but I could not help but to argue with an AA reservation agent on Saturday. As always, it was to my own... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
NEU&GEIL: Sheraton Novi Sad – Suite

Review einer Suite im absolut brandneuen tollen Sheraton Novi Sad (Serbien) ... Read More

God Save The Points
How Much “Extra” Is Premium Economy Worth?

Converting dollars to inches… Admittedly, this isn’t a million dollar question. Perhaps it is to airlines, but to passengers it’s a question of common... Read More

Jeffsetter
The Big Island is a Safe Place to Visit

With all of the media coverage surrounding Kilauea’s current eruption, there’s been a ton of misinformation.  So I want to come out and say that the Big... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Lounge Review: Primeclass Condor Lounge Santiago Airport (SCL) Domestic Terminal

This lounge is located across from Gate 26 in the domestic side of SCL. For being a domestic airport lounge accessible via Priority Pass, it’s actually quite nice.... Read More

Bald Thoughts
TSA Tracking Disruptive Passengers, This Mistake Attracts Bed Bugs, B1G2 Free Days From Hertz

Welcome to The Morning Shave.  We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Thai Airways Hires Former Entertainment Industry Exec As CEO

Thai Airways has been looking for a new CEO for nearly two years. The previous CEO retired in September 2016 at the age of 60, and since then they've had a VP as acting... Read More

Running with Miles
Great Deal of the Day: An Anker Projector Perfect for Business or Entertainment on the Go

The Anker Nebula Capsule is definitely one of the best mini projectors around with 360 sound from nice speakers, 4 hour battery life, and a go-anywhere form factor that... Read More

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