Priority Pass in Canada (updated February 20, 2018)

It has been a year since I last provided an update, a few changes kicked (namely the addition of the American Express Business Platinum card) in that it is due for an... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
This guy hates your travel Instagrams, and he might not be wrong

"Do it for the instas!" Sadly, that seems to be part of the travel experience these days. And if you're not careful those photos end up looking an awful lot like the... Read More

View from the Wing
American and KTLA LA Television Promoting the Devaluation of AAdvantage

American Airlines and Los Angeles television station KTLA are running a giveaway. It’s a trip to New York ‘like an A-Lister’ and my first thought was... Read More

Pizza in Motion
I Need Your Help To Deal With A Fear Of Flying

How to deal with a fear of flying. We have a friend who's scared of flying. She wants to take her daughter on an airplane so her daughter can fulfill her dreams. Can... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Air Italy Plans Crazy Expansion, Including Leasing 30 Boeing 787s

Over two years ago Qatar Airways announced their intentions to invest in Meridiana, Italy’s second largest airline (which isn’t saying a whole... Read More

Travel Codex
Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas: Ship and Activities

This post kicks off my review of our cruise aboard Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Seas.  Because of the large volume of information needed to review a... Read More

Frequent Miler
An unexpected path to the Companion Pass…

Let me start by saying that I really struggled with an appropriate title for this post. I know that some people will skim ahead and think, “We knew that worked!... Read More

Can You Guess Which Country Is Now Fokker Heaven?

Fokker was a Dutch aircraft manufacturer responsible for some excellent short haul aircraft. In fact, my very first flight was on a Fokker F28-4000 so you could say the... Read More

God Save The Points
10 Cool Facts About The Game Changing New Airbus A350-1000…

There’s one thing for sure. Aircraft makers have listened to passenger complaints. The things you hate about planes are changing, and there’s no aircraft... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
British Airways / AA Business London – US Westküste / Hawaii (Return): ab 1500 Euro

Von London aus bietet BA und AA gemeinsam doch sehr nette Tickets an die Westküste oder nach Hawaii ... Read More

The Gate
Another Airport to Change Its Name

An airport has been granted approval to have its name changed as it readies to undergo a $30 million expansion, which includes nearly 20,000 square feet of space to... Read More

God Save The Points
Great Deal: €219+ Euro Cities To New York & Boston – Round Trip With Lufthansa & Iberia…

For €219, you really can fly in an actual seat from Europe to the US round trip. The prices are so good, you’d think you’re going in the cargo hold, but... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
Alles zum neuen LifeMiles Meilenabo

Avianca LifeMiles ist bekannt für die häufigen Sonderaktionen für Meilenkäufe mit Boni von bis zu 150%. Nun hat sich die kolumbianische Airline... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Ticketing strategy for cheaper summer and Christmas flights to Europe

As traveling teachers around a school year work schedule of summer and holiday weeks available for vacation travel means I have developed strategies for minimizing the... Read More

The Travelers Club
Meridiana s’offre une nouvelle identité (et un nouvel avenir) !

C’est lors d’une conférence de presse organisée hier à Milan que Francesco Violante, le Président-directeur... Read More

Обзор: Crowne Plaza Changi Airport, Сингапур

Обзор Crowne Plaza в аэропорту Changi в... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Air France aumenta frequências e desembarca novos assentos no Rio de Janeiro

A cidade do Rio de Janeiro receberá novidades da Air France. A partir de 30 de outubro, serão três frequências adicionais em uma aeronave... Read More

Ultima Llamada
Vueling: Reserva tus Billetes con Descuento Durante 48hs

La aerolínea española Vueling esta ofreciendo billetes por 17,99€ durante las próximas 48hs Vueling: Reserva tus Billetes con Descuento Durante... Read More

Frequent Miler
Hyatt extends wife’s elite status by 3 months but I’m not thrilled

Earlier today my wife received an email from Hyatt stating that they were going to extend her Explorist elite status for 3 months beyond its set expiry.  Plus, if... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
United Airlines outlines first Boeing 737 MAX 9 operations

With the Boeing 737 MAX 9 gaining FAA approval last week, United Airlines are mapping out its first routes for the new type. United Airlines 737 Boeing MAX 9 –... Read More

Points With a Crew
MPX No Longer Earning Bonus Membership Rewards

The MPX Platinum trick is likely dead. What should you do now? Read More

Michael W Travels
Wellness Retreat Bans White People, Cruise Ship Brawl, Richard Branson On Supersonic Jets, Vacations For Introverts, Trump Destroying National Parks, FREE White Castle & More- Travel News

Travel News: Yahoo reports about A Pacific Cruise Liner Brawl,Sent Guests Fleeing To Their Cabins. AFAR tells us about The Cure For Social Media Fatigue, An Amazon River... Read More

Frequent Miler
Earn Double Miles Through The Avios Portal Feb. 23-25

If you’re planning any online purchases, you might want to wait until February 23-25 as you’ll be able to earn double miles through the Avios portal. The... Read More

View from the Wing
Alaska Airlines May Add Lie Flat First Class Seats for Cross Country Flights

Virgin America offers padded leather recliner chairs in first class with foot rests and 55 inches seat back to seat back. That's incredibly generous for most domestic... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Priority Pass Limits Access To Two “Lounges” To Outbound Flights Only

Portland Airport probably has the most generous Priority Pass setup of any airport in the US. Specifically, lately we’ve seen a trend where Priority Pass added... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
United brings the 737 MAX 9 online

Looking to fly on United's newest aircraft type? Head to Houston on June 7th to be part of the first day of 737 MAX 9 operations. The post United brings the 737 MAX 9... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Marriott Improves Best Rate Guarantee

The major hotel chains put a lot of effort into getting you to book directly with them rather than through online travel agencies like Orbitz, Expedia, etc.... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Marriott verbessert die Best Price Garantie!

Marriott Rewards hat die Best Price Garantie verbessert und eine neue Wahlmöglichkeit hinzugefügt ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Dishonest: Wyndham Rewards Changes Terms Of Promotion Without Notice (Again)

In many ways Wyndham Rewards has impressed me since they overhauled their loyalty program in 2015. Since then they charge a flat 15,000 points per night for an... Read More

Frequent Miler
Another one down: No more 5x at Gift Card Mart

And the hits just keep on coming: We have received two reports here on the blog — from reader Max in our Laboratory and reader Sophie on the post What’s... Read More

God Save The Points
How To Score 22+ Hours Of Qatar Business Class For Just 80,000 Points Round Trip…

Heard the rumors about Qatar Airways business class? They’re all true. It’s sublime. Dine on demand food, attentive crews, state of the art seats and fully... Read More

The Gate
Look No Further Guarantee Improved by Marriott

Upon checking the claim form for the Look No Further guarantee, an option to choose 5,000 Marriott Rewards points was added if you prefer to receive that rather than an... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
SALE: Geile Qatar Business Party ab Sarajevo!

Qatar Airways haut wieder mal Business Angebote ab Sarajevo raus ... Read More

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