Your Mileage May Vary
Alternate Ways To Cool or Heat Your Room When Regular Hotel Thermostat Hacks Don’t Work

One of the most popular posts I’ve ever written for Your Mileage May Vary has been How To Override Hotel Thermostat Settings. Briefly, hotels with digital... Read More

Miles To Memories
National Car Rental ‘One, Two, Free’ Promotion is Back Again

National Car Rental has relaunched its annual One Two Free® promotion. Registered Emerald Club members can get one free rental day for every two qualifying rentals.... Read More

Sam Chui
Refurbished Qantas A380 To Roll Out Starting September 2019

According to Executive Traveler, Qantas will be getting their first refitted A380 back to the sky by late September. By the end of this year, we should be expecting 4... Read More

How many flights do airline alliances have in Dublin?

All three major alliances serve Dublin Airport, which was the 13th busiest facility in Europe in 2018, serving over 31 million passengers. Considering the population of... Read More

Hawaiian Airlines Has an Identity Crisis

Admittedly, I’ve been bashing on Hawaii’s biggest carrier a lot lately. But, I’ve had good reason too. And a big part of their problem nowadays, in my... Read More

View from the Wing
Not the Homeshare They Thought They’d Booked (and Paid For)

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

One Mile at a Time
TSA Pre-Check: Everything You Need To Know (Plus How To Get It For Free)

While there are aspects of the US travel experience that are worse than ever before, there have also been some innovations in the past several years that have made air... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
Azul é a Primeira Aérea Brasileira a Fazer Parte do Programa TSA Pre-Check

Ótima notícia para os passageiros da Azul de/para os Estados Unidos! A empresa é a primeira companhia aérea brasileira a receber a... Read More

Обзор: British Airways, первый класс (А380), Йоханнесбург — Лондон

Сервис был суперским, а Laurent Perrier Grand Siecle... Read More

Michael W Travels
Win A Trip For 2 To Austin, Texas from Omission Brewing

Omission Brewing is giving away a trip for two to Austin, Texas! The prize includes airfare, a two- night hotel stay, a $200 Lyft credit to get around and more! A little... Read More

God Save The Points
Here’s Official Dates For British Airways Pending Pilot Strike…

After months of back and forth, glimmers of hope and meetings that have been walked out on, it appears British Airways and its pilots have hit gridlock, with strike... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Turning A Long Layover Into A Great Afternoon In Berlin

Even a half-day layover in Berlin is long enough to enjoy one of my favorite cities in Europe. I first fell in love with Berlin in 2006, the first time I visited the... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Azul é a primeira aérea brasileira a fazer parte do programa TSA Pre-Check

A Azul é a primeira companhia aérea brasileira a receber a certificação TSA Pre-Check do departamento de segurança americano... Read More

Miles To Memories
Another Negative Priority Pass Change, Marriott Worker Was Planning a Mass Shooting, Inside the City Created by Chernobyl

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 Another Negative... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
Günstige Finnair-Upgrades durch Meilenkauf mit bis zu 40% Rabatt!

Finnair Plus findet angesichts der vielen guten Oneworld-Programme wenig Beachtung, aber durch den Topbonus-Statusmatch bin ich bei Finnair Plus gelandet. Das Programm... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
HOT: Xiamen Business Deutschland / Österreich / Schweiz – Bali (Return): 1400 Euro

Mit der Xiamen Business von Deutschland, Österreich oder der Schweiz nach Bali ... Read More

Family Flys Free
Best Way to Get from TPE Airport to Taipei City

Planning a trip to awesome Taiwan? Here is best way to get from TPE airport to Taipei city. In general, Taiwan transportation is cheap and easy to navigate. The post... Read More

Running with Miles
Why World of Hyatt is the Most Exciting Hotel Program of the Year

While other hotel programs have problems, the World of Hyatt is the most exciting one of the year! Find out why I think this and what Hyatt is doing right. The post Why... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
Ciclic e Livelo – Nova Parceria e Promoção de Lançamento com até Dez Pontos por Real

A Livelo traz mais uma empresa para o seu portfolio de empresas parceiras – a Ciclic – que é uma empresa de investimentos financeiros e de produtos de... Read More

Frequent Miler
Check for United Mile Play offers

Yesterday, I flew United (on a Turkish Miles & Smiles award ticket for the first time!). Luckily, I remembered the night before that I’d need the United... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
In search of premium: PaxEx Update (2019-08-23)

Where are the premium passengers at? United and Qantas are both pushing new projects that aim to deliver a compelling product and collect those higher yields. Plus a new... Read More

Will Run For Miles
Many World of Hyatt Special Offers, New Hotel Openings and Promotions!

While I was sleeping. . .  or rather. . .  while I was traveling . . . World of Hyatt has rolled out new hotel properties, new promotions and reduced points... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
SALE: Emirates Business Deutschland – Bangkok (Return): 1780 Euro

Mit der Emirates Business von Deutschland nach Bangkok ... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
United Airlines adds new destinations to its network

United Airlines is expanding its long haul operation with a number of route announcements and expansions. United Airlines Boeing 767-300ER with Winglets departing... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Cathay Pacific’s Illogical Warning Over Social Media Use

As the red curtain continues to descend upon Cathay Pacific, employees have been warned to “exercise caution” concerning their social media use. The... Read More

The Points of Life
TPOL to Play Tennis with Andre Agassi?

I received an email from Marriott with the subject line, Tennis with Andre Agassi. I thought, given my celebrity status, that I was personally being invited to play with... Read More

Family Flys Free
Record Setting Flight, Snake Left at Airport, and a New Points Podcast!

Here are the latest set of interesting stories and news from around the travel web that I find interesting and hope you do, too! The post Record Setting Flight, Snake... Read More

Miles To Memories
Review St. Regis Doha, Qatar: We Lived Like Royalty in the Empire Suite

I review St Regis Doha, Qatar for facilities, service, upgrades, and "extras" offered during our short stay. Includes a review of the 2BR Empire Suite. The post Review... Read More

View from the Wing
With Oil Prices Down and Stable, Why is ANA Raising Fuel Surcharges?

Changing fuel surcharges is an efficient way to raise and lower all fares in a market. Corporate discounts may apply only to base fare, so a fuel surcharge may also be... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Be Careful! You May Be Paying Resort Fees You Shouldn’t Be Paying

Resort fees, destination fees, facility fees (call them what you will) have been around for some time but it’s only in the past year or two that they’ve... Read More

Miles For Family
Child Steals Heart-shaped Rock from National Park, Entitlement Rant and More

Child Returns Heart-shaped Rock from National Park: A child took and then mailed back a heart-shaped rock from Great Smoky Mountains National Park. See the article... Read More

Deals We Like
Ending Next Week: 500,000 Points with Hilton’s Increased Credit Card Offers

Earlier this summer, American Express increased their welcome offers for all four of their Hilton co-branded credit cards making some of them the best offers ever! There... Read More

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