One Mile at a Time
Luxury Experiences At Rosewood Hotels

I've written in the past about how to maximize value at hotel groups like Aman, Four Seasons, etc. In this post I wanted to talk about the best way to go about booking... Read More

Deals We Like
Southwest Pushing Up their Reservation Schedule Extension Date

Southwest has definitely been facing a hard time over the past few months due to the 737 MAX aircrafts being taken out of the sky. They have 34 of these aircrafts in... Read More

Card Wars: American Express Business Cards

Are you looking for a small business card from American Express? Check out this post to learn about three of the most lucrative and popular cards. The post Card Wars:... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Booked: Emirates A380 + 777 Business Class

I took one for the team and am going to fly business class on Emirates this week, with a chance to experience both an A380 and 777-300. I say “take one for the... Read More

Running with Miles
Wyndham’s Latest Move Again Shows the Danger of Buying Points

Buying miles and points can help make travel cheaper but a recent move by Wyndham shows the danger of buying points without having an immediate plan. The post... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Emirates NEUE 777 Game Changer First fliegt in die USA!!!

Emirates verwendet die 777 Game Changer First für Flüge in die USA ... Read More

View from the Wing
Why Hong Kong’s Rejection of Cathay Pacific Advertising is a Show of Strength for Beijing

Hong Kong's airport and mass transit refused to display a Cathay Pacific ad which depicts two men walking on the beach holding hands with a slogan 'move beyond'. While... Read More

Monkey Miles
Review: United Business Class 777-200 Sao Paolo to Chicago ( New Polaris )

We flew United's new Polaris business class aboard a 777-200 from Sao Paolo Brazil to Chicago. Check out our review with over 40 pics The post Review: United Business... Read More

Miles To Memories
New Gyft Promo: Buy $100 Home Depot Gift Card, Get $10 Bonus

Gyft is one of the remaining options to earn 5X Ultimate Rewards points and today they are running a new promotion on Home Depot gift cards. The post New Gyft... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
You can help fund the return of Midwest Express!

This is not quite a crowdfunding play for an upstart airline, but it is close. Midwest Express continues it comeback run and consumers can help thanks to a new online... Read More

9 Common Travel Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

We've all had mishaps while traveling. Learn to avoid these nine common travel mistakes from a traveler who knows the ropes! The post 9 Common Travel Mistakes and How... Read More

Frequent Miler
Kroger 4x fuel points promo: Visa, Mastercard, 3rd party [5/24-5/27]

Kroger is once again offering 4x fuel points on gift cards this weekend — this time both on 3rd party gift cards and on fixed-denomination Mastercard or Visa... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
HOT: Eurowings Business Wien – Miami (Return): 1345 Euro

Mit der Eurowings Business von Wien nach Miami ... Read More

C Boarding Group
The Top 5 Grand Rapids Breweries – the beer scene is strong!

The Beer Scene in Grand Rapids, Michigan is strong. There are a significant number of Grand Rapids Breweries mixing up tasty brews (like a Guava infused IPA!). So,... Read More

Miles To Memories
Wyndham Rewards Will Remove All-Inclusive Properties From Its Program

Now there's even more bad news for Wyndham Rewards members. Starting June 1, 2019, Viva Wyndham all-inclusive resorts will no longer be participating in the Wyndham... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Why American Airlines’ Upgrade Lists Cause Confusion

Of the "big three" US airlines, American has the worst IT, in my opinion. I find their website to be fairly usable, though too basic. Their app is even worse, and trails... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Free $10 Amazon With Wells Fargo 1 Click

Amazon has an offer right now where when you set your Wells Fargo card as the default 1-Click payment method at, you will receive a $10 credit on your... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
My Amex Marriott Bonvoy Business Card Renewal Experience

What happens when you want to keep a card without paying the full annual fee. Calling the retention department, of course. Read More

What is the latest you can arrive at an airport before a flight?

Airlines generally recommend you arrive at the airport three hours before your flight. This gives you plenty of time to check-in, go through security and complete any... Read More

Your Extended Stay America Adventure Awaits

Extended Stay America is a great option for the thrifty traveler searching for an afforable hotel stay. With locations across the US, they've got you covered! The post... Read More

Points With a Crew
Daily Getaways Week 3 (Monday): Las Vegas In Style

Monday's two offers are here, with discounted room rates on suites in Las Vegas offering decent deals on some of the Strip's nicest hotels. Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
DOWN UNDER: Singapore Business Stockholm – Neuseeland / Australien (Return): 2200 Euro

Mit der Singapore Business von Stockholm nach Down Under ... Read More

Deals We Like
Daily Getaways Deal at the Venetian and Palazzo Las Vegas

Today’s Daily Getaway promotion is offering a fixed nightly rate at The Palazzo and The Venetian in Las Vegas. I absolutely love both of these hotels and have... Read More

Frequent Miler
Book Southwest through Chase Ultimate Rewards again

According to reports over the weekend, Southwest Airlines flights can once again be booked with Chase Ultimate Rewards points. While Southwest flights have never shown... Read More

Miles To Memories
$100K A Night Hotel Room, Europe’s Hidden Gem? Disney Star Wars Food & Drink Revealed

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 $100K A Night... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
The World’s Largest Working Miniature Airport

Little (and not-so-little) kids (and lots of grown-up kids, too) have been playing with model train sets since the 1840s, and the hobby only became more popular when... Read More

The Gate
Save 50 Percent at The Venetian or The Palazzo With Daily Getaways — May 20, 2019

You can save 50 percent on the purchase of a stay of three nights at either The Venetian or The Palazzo hotel properties in Las Vegas through the Daily Getaways of... Read More

View from the Wing
The 5 Best American Express Cards

I frequently offer appraisals of the very best cards, and the very best signup bonuses, but in doing so only offer one or two cards per bank. That means I don’t... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
All in for 267,000 Choice Privileges points at $1,368

Choice Privileges points are the only hotel points I place sufficient value in to buy and hoard a large stash when the purchase price is right. On May 15, 2019 Daily... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Review: Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel

The Sheraton Grand Whitefield Bengaluru is one of the biggest hotels in the city, along with a massive convention centre. Here is a review of my 3-day stay at this hotel... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Is First Class Worth The Premium Over Business Class?

In an age in which business class seating is becoming better and better, is first class worth the premium over business class? Of course the answer to this question is... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Great Qatar Airways Qsuites Fares From Montreal To Cape Town

While overall Qatar Airways doesn't offer as many great business class fares as they used to out of North America, we have been seeing a good number of deals so far this... Read More