Michael W Travels
Tragedy In Costa Rica- Four American Die In Rafting Accident

Tragedy struck over the weekend when a rafting trip went really bad. A group of 14 tourists along with four guides on rafts and one in a kayak were on the trip on the... Read More

Monkey Miles
UK Kimpton hotels will be bookable starting this week

In early August, IHG announced that it would be adding roughly a dozen hotels to its UK footprint.  At the time of the announcement it was unclear when these hotels... Read More

Priority Pass: Alaska Lounge At LAX Terminal 6 Revisited

My Last Visit: Earlier this year in April, I flew on a Thursday and at 9:30 am the sign was out saying saying it was full for Priority Pass Select holders. I have... Read More

Miles To Memories
15% Off iTunes & App Store Gift Cards on eBay – Won’t Last!

eBay is having another sale on iTunes & App Store gift cards. Potential resale money maker for some. The post 15% Off iTunes & App Store Gift Cards on eBay... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Review: Plaza Premium Lounge Rome

After a wonderful holiday in South Italy, we caught an early morning flight back home from Rome's Leonardo da Vinci International Airport. Read on to read our experience... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Ein guter Swiss / Lufthansa First Sale ab Paris

Mit Swiss oder der Lufthansa First von Paris in die Welt ... Read More

The Winglet
Virgin Atlantic Flight 10 Feet From Colliding with Drone Over London

Courtesy: By Paul Lucas from Leicestershire, UK – G-VOOH Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, CC BY 2.0,... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United Changes Fare Class Codes For Premium Cabins And Upgrades

United Airlines quietly updated its fare codes for some premium cabin tickets and upgrades over the weekend. With Polaris First class now just a memory, United has... Read More

Miles To Memories
Flying Like A Billionaire, Gaming A Hawaii Stay, Choosing Delta Over United & More!

My latest edition of articles from around the web. Around the web is collection of articles that I found interesting that are travel related. The post Flying Like A... Read More

HBO Go: Now Playing at a NYC Hotel Near You

For those of you who don’t free ride off of your parent’s HBO subscription, there’s another way to catch up on your HBO favorites. Simply check in to a... Read More

View from the Wing
American’s Far Fetched Claims to the DOT About China

American Airlines is dropping both their Chicago - Beijing and Chicago - Shanghai flights and shifting Chicago - Tokyo flying to joint venture partner Japan Airlines. ... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
New Amex Offer Save On Hotels!

Last week, we told you about a bunch of Hilton property Offers for You and one for Hyatt properties as well. Today there is another good one for you to check your... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The 7 Best Business Credit Cards 2018

Back in the day it was rare to see big welcome bonuses or generous rewards structures on business credit cards. That has changed, and nowadays we're seeing card issuers... Read More

Points With a Crew
How to score World Series hotel deals (even at the last minute!)

Even at the last minute, miles and points can score pretty amazing World Series hotel deals. Even if you don't have them now, BUYING points will often be cheaper than... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amazon Gift Cards On Sale

Amazon is offering several good deals on gift cards today. You can choose from Krispy Kreme, Peet’s Coffee, Ruby Tuesday and more. Amazon Gift Cards On Sale... Read More

Running with Miles
Great Deal: Earn 50 United Miles Per Dollar with Magazines.com – Unlimited Miles for 2 Cents Each

A limited-time offer is here to let you earn 50 United miles per dollar when you buy magazines. This is like buying miles - in any amount - for 2 cents each and getting... Read More

Travel With Massi
Hertz wird SkyTeam Mitglied … aber wozu?

Neue Sky-Team-Mitgliedschaft ohne abzuheben Partnerschaften zwischen Airlines und Mietwagen-Firmen gibt es schon lange, dass aber eine Autovermietung Mitglied einer... Read More

Miles To Memories
Amazon Gold Box Deal: Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Krispy Kreme, Rover Gift Cards 20% Off

Peet's Coffee & Tea is on sale on Amazon today plus 2 deals left over from last week. The post Amazon Gold Box Deal: Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Krispy Kreme,... Read More

Qatar Airways A350 Economy Class Review DOH-KWI

TL;DR Although this was a very short flight, the service and attention to detail by Qatar Airways blew me away. I was in ECONOMY and got better service than what I would... Read More

Alaska Airlines Increases Checked Bag Fees

And another one bites the dust.  Following JetBlue and the US Big 3, Alaska Airlines increases checked bag fees too.  That leaves Hawaiian Airlines as the last... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
DEAL: Qatar First Paris – Bangkok (Return): 3440 Euro

Mit der Qatar First von Paris nach Bangkok ... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Qatar Airways to fly the new Airbus A350-1000 to New York, Singapore, Tokyo

Flying to New York, Singapore or Tokyo on Qatar Airways this winter? You get to fly on the brand new A350-1000s. Read more to know which flights to catch. The post Qatar... Read More

Renés Points
NO – Delta is not (mostly) hiding MQMs MQDs & SkyMiles earned when booking on Delta .com – why do you ask?

NO - Delta is not (mostly) hiding MQMs MQDs & SkyMiles earned when booking on Delta .com - why do you ask? Continue reading → The post NO – Delta is not... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: American 737 MAX Business Class Miami To Quito

We arrived at Miami Airport at around 5:30PM, plenty early for our 7:20PM flight to Quito. Unfortunately Miami Airport has some of the worst security lines in the... Read More

View from the Wing
Police Pepper Spray JetBlue Passenger, Others in the Gate Area Need Medical Attention

On Sunday night a man frustrated by the delay of JetBlue flight 801 from Orlando to Salt Lake City ‘went crazy’ and was pepper sprayed by police. He appeared... Read More

The Winglet
Only Delta Flights Will Give You Access to Delta Sky Club Under New Policy

Courtesy: Delta Air Lines Only Delta Flights Will Give You Access to Delta Sky Club Under New Policy The race to the bottom continues for airlines!  Last week we... Read More

God Save The Points
Is A “Stubhub” For Airline Ticket Reselling Upon Us?

50% of something is better than 100% of nothing! How do you turn a great flight deal into a terrible one, in a split second? A change of plans is all you need. Virtually... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Now Boarding: Harlan Vaughn, Out & Out

This week's episode of the NowBoarding podcast features Harlan Vaughn, author of the Out & Out blog on Boarding Area. Hope you enjoy the show! The post Now Boarding:... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Save $75 On A $375+ Luxury Collection Stay With Amex Offers

For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most Amex cards, where different cards are eligible for different savings and... Read More

Running with Miles
Great New Amex Offer for Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts and More

Get your Amex cards out and save these offers to them! You will get nice statement credits on hotel stays at Luxury Collection hotels, La Quinta, same day hotel... Read More

View from the Wing
Does British Airways Promise Transportation – Or Transportation Free From Urine?

A British Airways business class passenger found his seat similarly soaked and BA offered 40,000 Avios as compensation. Compensation ought to be the full cost of the... Read More

Deals We Like
$50 Savings on a Last Minute Hotel Reservation with One Night

I have never heard of the hotel booking app One Night, but they just popped up as a new Amex Offer! One Night is for those looking for a last minute hotel reservation... Read More

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