Live and Let's Fly
United.com Forced Me Into a Hidden-City Ticket

On a recent day trip to Houston (yes, these exist outside of mileage and status runs) United’s website broke their own ticketing rules and forced me into a... Read More

Miles To Memories
United Suspends Hong Kong Service, Marriott Cancels Reservations for More $$$, Americans Let Record Number of Vacation Days Go Unused

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 United Suspends... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Ethiopian Airlines Backtracks On Houston Flight… Again!

In late January I wrote about some significant changes that Ethiopian Airlines was supposed to make to their US route network. The airline announced that as of summer... Read More

Family Flys Free
Yet Another Canceled Local Flight

Flying out of a tiny regional airport certainly has some benefits, primarily its convenience. But there is also a frustrating side that cannot be ignored. The post Yet... Read More

Miles To Memories
Don’t Use Your Apple Card on iTunes: Popular & Profitable Costco Sale Returns for Over 15% Off!

Why you shouldn't use your new Apple Card and a sale that can net you a potential profit + points or a nice discount on all of your iTunes purchases. The post... Read More

C Boarding Group
Southwest Airlines Drone Policy – does Southwest Airlines Luv your drone?

What is the Southwest Airlines Drone policy and just how much does Southwest luv my drone? We examine these questions and more as we deep dive into the Southwest... Read More

Points to be Made
Virgin Atlantic sale – Upper class from £999. Premium and Economy discounts also available

Virgin Atlantic have got an end of summer sale where you can fly Business Class for just £999. Also included are routes to their new A350 destinations. The post... Read More

Points With a Crew
British Airways Premium Economy Sale: The 4 Best Deals to Europe

See Italy and Rome for New Year's, Lyon, France during the Festival of Light, or hit the Spanish beaches next June with British Airways' PE sale! Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Watch Out For Airbnb AGAIN, New United Promotion, Warning If Flying To/Through This Country, & More

Happy Sunday to all of our travel friends, both near and far! Here are some articles we’ve read from other bloggers (and other sources) that we think you may like,... Read More

View from the Wing
Everything You Think You Know About New ID Requirements to Fly Next Year is Wrong

There was media hysteria four years ago when TSA was telling people that their drivers licenses wouldn't be good at airport security if they lived in one of several... Read More

Monkey Miles
Couple days left to Buy Hyatt points for 1.7 cents a piece ( 40 % bonus )

Hyatt currently has their points on sale with a 40% bonus which means you can buy Hyatt points for 1.7 cents. The post Couple days left to Buy Hyatt points for 1.7 cents... Read More

Michael W Travels
Our Experience Flying To Mount Everest With Yeti Airlines Everest Express

During our month-long summer trip to South Asia we visited five countries including Nepal. We wanted to make the most of our short, four-day visit to the country so we... Read More

Miles To Memories
Review Qatar QSuites Business Class – Is It Really The Best In The World?

Review: Qatar QSuites from Doha, Qatar to São Paulo, Brazil for a 16 hour flight. It definitely lives up to the "world's best business class" claim. The post... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
US Carriers, Asia Flights From Chicago Don’t Work

United has suspended Hong Kong flights from Chicago which follows a number of American Airlines discontinued flights from the windy city. Why can’t US carriers... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Delta Air Lines 737 First Class

To finish off the trip, Ford and I flew to Tampa, both so we could see my mom, and also so we could pick up Winston, because he had spent the past couple of weeks... Read More

Cariverga
Обзор: British Airways Concorde Room, Лондон

Обзор самого роскошного... Read More

TravelUpdate
Goodbye, Chase Sapphire Reserve. It Was a Fun Ride.

After two years of holding the Chase Sapphire Reserve, I've decided that it is time for us to go our separate ways. Here's why I'm dropping it. The post Goodbye, Chase... Read More

View from the Wing
New Hilton Double Points Promo is Even Better for Credit Card Holders

For the past several years Hilton has almost always been offering double points. That's necessary, because without double points the program's rebate value is lower... Read More

God Save The Points
There’s Never Been A Better Time To Fly Between New York And London…

The skies between London and New York will always hold a special place in my heart. I fly them with great frequency to this day, and bridging the distance between the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Targeted Amex Platinum 100K CardMatch Offer

The CardMatch Tool, which is offered by creditcards.com, often gives people access to bigger targeted card welcome bonuses. In order to use the tool you have to enter... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Professional Video of Backstage at WDW (Mid-1980s U.S. TV Show, 100% OKed by Disney)

Years and years ago, there was a TV show about companies that focused on excellence by running their businesses well and treating both their customers and their... Read More

TravelUpdate
Experience history with the British Airways Centenary Archive Collection

You would be hard pressed not to know that British Airways is celebrating 100 years in 2019. There have been lots of communications around it, but my favourite part is... Read More

Ingeniero de Millas
Hyatt Regency DFW: Otra Buena Opción en el Aeropuerto de Dallas

A fines de Abril pasado estuve en Dallas, Texas, con motivo de asistir a la ceremonia de los Freddie Awards 2019. Dado que sólo estaría dos días en... Read More

FlyingOut
בריטיש חוגגת היום מאה שנים להיווסדה!

למרות שהחברה נוסדה רק ב-1974, אבל... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Reader Success Story: Booking Etihad First with JPMiles and Turkish Business with LifeMiles

Read how our longtime reader Daljit Singh managed to extract some great value out of his JPMiles and LifeMiles, flying to the US on Turkish Airlines' Business Class, and... Read More

Sam Chui
British Airways Pilot Strike Fiasco – What Should You Do?

British Airways Pilots Association has lately announced a strike on 9th, 10th and 27th September, following a contract dispute between the pilots and the management.... Read More

Points of Arabia
Some Passengers Took an Airline to Court Over Honoring Error Fares

Airlines rely a lot on technology and IT systems – particularly with regards to fares and ticket bookings. This along with human mistakes can sometimes lead to... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hilton Honors Offering Triple Points With New Promo

Of all of the major hotel chains, Hilton Honors is by far the most consistent and generous with the promotions they offer. They constantly run promotions (typically... Read More

View from the Wing
Customers Are Giving Themselves Elite Status at Businesses Without Loyalty Programs

Loyalty marketing is a near-universal. It has two components, recognition (elite benefits) and rewards (rebates). Different elements move the needle more for different... Read More

Pointshogger
Best Current First Year Fee Waived Cards for August 2019

Not a whole lot of changes this month, except for an updated version of the Scotia Momentum Visa Infinite Card. The most significant change was to its multiplier... Read More

TravelUpdate
PYCR Weekly Review: August 25, 2019

PYCR's weekly review for August 25, 2019 The post PYCR Weekly Review: August 25, 2019 appeared first on TravelUpdate. Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Highly Intoxicated Passenger – What Do You Do?

When an incredibly and obviously intoxicated passenger is on your flight, do you live and let fly or involve yourself in the situation? What’s your role when the... Read More

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