Live and Let's Fly
Watching The World Cup Live On Lufthansa

If you are following the World Cup this year, Saturday’s match between Germany and Sweden was quite a game. I watched it live…on a Lufthansa flight. That... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Saudi Arabia Will Further Isolate Qatar By Physically Turning It Into An Island

12 months ago, several Arab countries cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing them of destabilising the region, by backing militant groups including the Islamic... Read More

View from the Wing
Incredible Emergency Response Dash Cam Video From American Flight 383 Fire

American Airlines flight AA383 from Chicago to Miami caught fire in late 2016 as it was preparing for takeoff. Somehow I never saw one of the most incredible videos of... Read More

Review: American Airlines First Class dinner on DCA-ORD

American Airlines usually serves food in domestic First Class on flights over 900 miles for departures between 5am and 8pm. While Washington DC to Chicago is under 900... Read More

Best Current First Year Fee Waived Cards for June 2018

Quite a few expiry promotions going on. There is a chance that they can be extended or a new promotion may be offered instead.  Note that we also have two other... Read More

The Short Final
Make Sure You Download These Shopping Portal Browser Buttons

Shopping portals are a great way to supplement traditional points and miles earning, but the number one complaint I hear (myself included) is that some people... Read More

Running with Miles
Save $50 At Hilton Hotels with New Amex + Stack for 3,500 MR Points [Targeted]

Take advantage of this new Amex Offer for Hilton Hotels to save $50 on $250 or more in spending. If you need a stay soon, you could also earn 3,500 Membership Reward... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Norwegian adds Tampa route, adjusts its North American frequencies

Whilst Norwegian Air Shuttle has been attracting suitors (with Lufthansa Group now sniffing around), the airline is planning to continue its expansion of its network... Read More

One Mile at a Time
How To Redeem Avios On Air Italy

Qatar Airways recently acquired a 49% stake in Meridiana, which they rebranded as Air Italy. Qatar Airways has crazy expansion plans for the airline, as they want to... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Hotel Review: Hilton Orlando (Pool View Room) – Short Walk to Orange County Convention Center

I spent two weeks in Florida back in April where I booked myself on a flight from Dubai to New York on Emirates Business Class and then from New York to Tampa on Delta... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Sorry Things Have Been A Bit Quiet Lately

Things have been a bit quiet on the blog lately. I've had some family travel and some unforeseen events with my day job. Oh, and I'm getting ready to spin up a podcast.... Read More

Frequent Miler
Hilton, Curio Collection & Canopy Amex Offer: Spend $250, Get $50 Back (Targeted)

There’s a new (and presumably targeted) Amex Offer out today offering $50 back when spending $250 at three of Hilton’s brands – Hilton, Curio... Read More

Обзор: Qatar Airways, эконом-класс

Обзор эконом-класса Qatar Airways на Airbus A321... Read More

The Gate
Save 20 Percent; Earn 2,000 Bonus Marriott Rewards Points Per Stay in South Africa

You can earn 2,000 bonus Marriott Rewards points per stay — Fridays through Sundays — while saving 20 percent on room rates when you stay a minimum of two... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Classe Executiva “Polaris” da United no B773 – San Francisco para Tokyo

A United realmente caprichou no conceito de sua nova classe executiva, a Polaris, que está lentamente entrando em serviço para competir com a... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Jet Airways second piece will cost you 4000 Rupees

Jet Airways is moving to a piece concept for bags next month onwards. Economy passengers will usually be allowed to bring along only one piece of luggage along, and... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Limited Time 100,000 Marriott Bonus Points

Marriott is out with limited time offer on their Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Card – Learn More Here. This card has a lot of benefits including... Read More

Frequent Miler
Is Chase taking away our Ink Cash 5X categories?

Are we about to lose our beloved Ink Cash 5X categories?  Via Twitter, a reader asked what’s up with Ink Cash: @FrequentMiler what’s up with Ink Cash 3x... Read More

Michael W Travels
Season Finale Of Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown Airs Tonight

It’s been a little over two weeks since Anthony Bourdain tragically died. Since then, its been reported that there were no narcotics in his system. The chef,... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Do I Think Iberia Will Honor Their Avios Promotion?

Iberia Plus has run what I'd consider to be the promotion of the year, as they offered 9,000 bonus Avios for every segment booked, up to 90,000 bonus Avios. The Avios... Read More

View from the Wing
After Cancelling 3000 Flights American Gives Employees a Pat on the Back

American's regional carrier PSA, which it owns, cancelled 3000 flights in a week when their computer systems in Dayton, Ohio melted down. American Airlines is patting... Read More

Miles To Memories
LV Strip from $25/Night, Vacationing for a Profit, 100k Point Offer Still Going Strong and More!!!

Miles to Memories Recap Welcome to the weekly “Best of” Miles to Memories recap series. Here you will find links to all of the still relevant posts... Read More

The Gate
Travel Alert June 2018: National Strike in Argentina

A national call for labor strikes for Monday, June 25, 2018 has been issued by the Confederación General del Trabajo — or the General Confederation of Labor... Read More

One Mile at a Time
New Iberia Plus Member? Double Check Your Booking!

Iberia's insane promotion for up to 90,000 bonus Avios ends today, and I'm sure we're now all anxiously awaiting our Avios being deposited. If you are one of the people... Read More

Deals We Like
Many More “Miles to Go” Podcasts to Learn all About Travel!

The “Miles to Go” podcast just launched its 18th episode and has been a great success! I originally wrote about this a few months ago but wanted to share all... Read More

View from the Wing
6 Reasons to Get the British Airways Visa

The 100,000 Avios signup bonus offer is back, and I have a real soft spot for it because this was the very first card ever to offer such a big bonus. Here are 6 things... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Marriott Credit Card 100K Welcome Bonus Ending Soon

In early May the new Marriott Rewards® Premier Plus Credit Card was introduced. As part of Marriott creating a new loyalty program they're... Read More

Deals We Like
Make Sure to Add Your Iberia Plus Number to Your Reserveration

I’ve written about the “Promo of the Year” a few times over the past few days where you can earn 90,000 Iberia Avios miles for less then $300:... Read More

Frequent Miler
10x Fuel Points On Google Play GCs At Giant, Stop And Shop & Martin’s

Giant, Stop And Shop and Martin’s are offering 10x fuel points on Google Play gift cards this week, making this deal potentially worthwhile for gift card... Read More

The Gate
United Airlines Tightens Restrictions on Its PetSafe Program

United Airlines has further enhanced its restrictions on the transportation of pets with its PetSafe Program which became effective as of Monday, June 18, 2018 —... Read More

Mommy Points
Four Upcoming Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest Deadlines

From the last date to transfer Starwood points to Amtrak, to the end of the limited-time 100,000 point Marriott credit card sign-up bonus and more, here are four... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – United Airlines Boeing 767-300ER climbing out of Chicago O’Hare

It’s Sunday again, so it must be time for some more airplane art. This week climbing out of Chicago O’Hare International is a United Airlines Boeing... Read More

One Mile at a Time
How To Find Award Availability With Iberia Avios

In responding to comments this morning, it seems there is still a lot of enthusiasm around the potential 90,000 mile Iberia promo, and even more questions about how to... Read More

View from the Wing
A Warning About the Great Iberia Deal and Watch This Late Go Around of a 737

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

You Have Been Upgraded
BEST OF BA: British Airways A380 First Los Angeles – London (Video)

Trip Report der British Airways First von Los Angeles nach London. Die Hardware im A380 ist super. Die Gimmicks gefallen. Das Catering hat mich nicht so ganz... Read More

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