The Gate
How a Toll Collector in Morocco Tried to Swindle Me Out of Money — and Failed

As I drove on the highway from Casablanca to Marrakech, I stop by one of the tool booths along the way which money is paid — in this case, the toll was eleven... Read More

Frequent Miler
37.5K transatlantic biz class: Use BA Avios to fly Aer Lingus from Montreal to Dublin for only 12.5K economy or 37.5K business class one-way

Recently, Aer Lingus announced a new route from Montreal to Dublin, Ireland beginning service on August 8, 2019 that makes for a nice sweet spot on the... Read More

Michael W Travels
Woman Shows Up For Flight- Level Airline Isn’t There, Disney World Experts, Win A Share of 700,000 United Miles, Anthony Bourdain’s Apartment For Sale, & More- The Rehash!

Over the summer I wrote about how I was trying to understand Wyndham Rewards “Go Free” availability. I was finally successful in booking the award night I... Read More

View from the Wing
Not the Onion: American Airlines Named Five Star Global Airline

American Airlines CEO Doug Parker spoke at the Airline Passenger Experience Association event in Boston, and his airline was awarded the distinction of being a... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
La Compagnie’s New Fully Flat Business Class Beds: A First Look (Photos)

We’ve known since last year that French all-business class boutique airline La Compagnie was moving from angle-flat to fully flat business beds on its new A321neo... Read More

Monkey Miles
10 reasons why the American Express Platinum Card is worth the $550 annual fee

We give you 10 reasons why the American Express Platinum Card is worth the $550 annual fee The post 10 reasons why the American Express Platinum Card is worth the $550... Read More

One Mile at a Time
New OMAAT Video: Types Of Miles And Points

Last week we officially launched the OMAAT YouTube channel, and for the time being we're uploading one video per week (on Tuesdays), though we're soon hoping to... Read More

Miles To Memories
Fly Premium Economy From Multiple US Cities to Shanghai and Beijing for $720+ Round Trip

Delta Premium Economy Flights to China from $720 RT from multiple US cities The post Fly Premium Economy From Multiple US Cities to Shanghai and Beijing for $720+ Round... Read More

Travel With Grant
75K Sign Up Bonus for Chase United MileagePlus Explorer Business Credit Card (Targeted Offer)

Good afternoon everyone.  My friend just forwarded me this targeted offer for the Chase United MileagePlus Explorer Business Credit Card.  The standard... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Redeeming Hilton Honors Points in South America

Hilton and American Express have just launched increased limited time offers for several of their cards. You’ll now earn 125,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
QO Hotel Amsterdam, new high tech IHG hotel

One of the hotels that caught my eye on yesterday’s IHG Pointbreaks list is QO Hotel Amsterdam at 15,000 points per reward night. This hotel is already off... Read More

God Save The Points
Finance Nerds: Earn “Free” Flights Subscribing To The Economist…

Free flights and upgrades definitely aren’t boring… When people think of points, they assume you need millions to get anything done. That couldn’t be... Read More

View from the Wing
13 Hot Takes on American’s Decision to Raise the Price of Inflight Beer and Wine

American Airlines is raising the price of beer, wine, and liquor in coach by $1 effective October 1. I think there are several ways to understand American's latest... Read More

Frequent Miler
Australia, nonstop, from $632 RT Los Angeles to Sydney or Melbourne

Qantas, Virgin Australia, American, Delta, and United are all offering excellent prices on nonstop flights to Australia, with prices as low... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
La Compagnie lines up its Airbus A321neos with Viasat Wi-Fi

La Compagnie has been talking about its new product for some time, without much facts on the bone. That changed today, with the announcement from Airbus, Viasat and... Read More

TravelUpdate
WestJet chatbot confused with positive review, sends customer to suicide prevention site

In August, 2018,  WestJet introduced their AI chatbot named Juliet – a digital travel assistant to help customers via Facebook Messenger. While Juliet is busy... Read More

TravelTheGlobe4Less
How To Overcome The Mysteries Of The British Airways Companion Voucher

The questions on Inside Flyer or Quora reveal significant confusion around the British Airways Companion Voucher. Responses are often contradictory, adding to the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Excellent TAP Portugal Business Class Fares Between Europe And North America

TAP Portugal might not be your first choice when flying across the Atlantic, but they are slowly improving their hard product and on New York flights at least, feature... Read More

Points With a Crew
The IHG Point Breaks map and sortable table is updated (September – November 30, 2018)

My IHG Point Breaks map and sortable table has been updated for the latest list - where you can book 166 IHG hotels as low as 5000 points for the next 3 months Read More

Will Run For Miles
Promotion: Elite Status at Small Luxury Hotels of The World

Get elite hotel status at Small Luxury Hotels of the World The post Promotion: Elite Status at Small Luxury Hotels of The World appeared first on Will Run For Miles. Read More

Frequent Miler
Chase sending out spending bonuses for 10/1-12/31

Chase has begun sending out targeted spending bonuses for the period from October 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018. Stephen received the following offer on... Read More

One Mile at a Time
British Airways Launching Flights To Osaka, Japan

British Airways flies to both Tokyo Narita and Tokyo Haneda, and has now announced that they will be launching non stop flight to Osaka Kansai with the following... Read More

Grab a Mile
British Airways: The Worst Customer Service Ever?

I am absolutely frustrated with British Airways at this point and their seemingly lousy process they have for cancelling and refunding tickets. In the past I’ve... Read More

ThePointsOfLife
Thank You Trump! Best Marriot Anniversary Night Redemption

Trump got laughed at before the UN today and now some more levity as I thank Donald for my best Marriott anniversay night redemption. Unknown to me, this is UN week in... Read More

Miles To Memories
Delta and American Increase Checked Bag Fees

Delta and American Airlines announced a few days ago that they will raise fees for checked bags. Both airlines will be increasing fees by $5 for the first and second... Read More

View from the Wing
The CEO of American Airlines Defends Squeezing Seats Closer Together

Doug Parker used the opportunity of a friendly interview to defend his new standard domestic product and argue that cramming more seats into their narrowbody fleet is... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
La Compagnie Reveals New Business Class Seat

Earlier today I wrote about the new lie-flat business class seat that will appear on La Compagnie’s new A321neos. The seats have now been revealed. La Compagnie... Read More

Frequent Miler
Delta Premium Economy sale to China from $722 RT

Yesterday, we reported a terrific airfare from San Jose to China for under $300 in economy class. Today, Delta has put premium economy on sale to and from China,... Read More

Miles To Memories
Proposed Federal Aviation Bill Could Mean Big Changes for Passengers (And Why I’m Not Getting My Hopes Up)

Federal Aviation Administration Bill proposed changes and how your flight experience could be improved plus welcome requirements for passengers and pets. The post... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Revealed: La Compagnie’s New A321neo Business Class

Well that was quick. Earlier I wrote about how La Compagnie revealed some more details of their new A321neos, which they'll begin flying between New York and Paris in... Read More

Points With a Crew
3 reasons why the Delta Flight Museum is an avgeek must-see

The Delta Flight Museum 747 experience is a must-see for the av-geek. Consider making a stop at the busiest airport in the world to catch this marvel. Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Miraval Arizona Resort & Spa

As I reflect upon my time at the Miraval Resort & Spa in Arizona, I am thankful for the great food, amazing massage, and luxury accommodations. Service was great and... Read More

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