Live from a Lounge
Marriott unveils first look of new redemption chart

With the Marriott SPG merger moving in full swing, the team behind the new loyalty program has offered a first look at the new program redemption rates. Here is how it... Read More

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Air Canada erfindet ihre Business neu

Air Canada hat starke Verbesserungen für ihre Business in Angriff genommen ... Read More

The Travelers Club
Quid de la situation de Qatar Airways depuis le début du blocage du Qatar ?

En marge de la trente-et-unième conférence IATA dédiée à l’assistance au sol (Ground Handling) où les... Read More

Points With a Crew
Daily Getaways 4/24 – Save 50% at Loews Hotels

With today's Daily Getaways, you can save 50% for a two-night stay at Loew's Hotels, including suites! Read More

View from the Wing
How to Make Sure Marriott Hotels Deliver on New Elite Benefits

My post on the new Marriott program includes a lot of detail you don't find anywhere else, and that I haven't seen picked up anywhere else. The new program offers a way... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American Offering Free Flagship First Dining To Concierge Key Members

Starting around the middle of last year, American introduced the Flagship First Dining concept. These are essentially lounges within lounges. American has Flagship... Read More

God Save The Points
Great Deal: £275 Virgin Atlantic London To Dubai Direct Flights – Round Trip!

It’s almost like a buy one get one free! Dubai is always a great idea. Ok – maybe not during the middle of summer where temperatures rival those on the... Read More

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Ein geniales Video von den UPS Passenger Operations in den 90ern

In den 90er Jahren hat UPS ihre 727 für Charterflüge verwendet. Während der Woche ein Frachtflugzeug, dann umgebaut und am Wochenende als Chartermaschine... Read More

Deals We Like
$49 Southwest Sale! Save on New and Existing Flights!

Southwest is currently having a fare sale for flights flown between May 8 through June 13, 2018 and August 21 through October 31, 2018. With fare sales I... Read More

Frequent Miler
Earn 20% World of Hyatt bonus points on Vegas stays – registration required

Through their partnership with M life, World of Hyatt is offering 20% bonus points for upcoming stays in Las Vegas. The Deal Earn 20% Bonus Points on eligible spend when... Read More

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50% BONUS: 300000 Avios: 3600 Euro – Cathay Pacific First Europa – Hong Kong (Return): 3000 Euro

British Airways verkauft mal wieder Avios mit einem 50% Bonus und hat noch dazu das Kauflimit raufgesetzt ... Read More

Jeffsetter
Goodbye Virgin America; Hello Basic Economy

Today we say goodbye Virgin America as a wholly integrated Alaska Air emerges tomorrow.  And with it, new a new fare structure and fees. Back in 2016, Alaska... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: United Airlines Boeing 787 Economy Class, Paris to San Francisco

This United Airlines Economy Class review from Paris to San Francisco on a Boeing 787-8 is sort of a mixed bag. On one hand, the in-flight entertainment and crew members... Read More

One Mile at a Time
JetBlue & JetSuiteX Introduce Codeshare Agreement

Well this is getting interesting. For a couple of years now JetBlue has owned a stake in JetSuite, and then a couple of weeks ago Qatar Airways announced that they were... Read More

Deals We Like
Stay at a Loews Hotel at a Discount

Todays’ Daily Getaway promotion is offering a discounted rate at many Loews Hotels. With this offer you can get: 2 nights at the Loews Regency New... Read More

View from the Wing
Hyatt is Bonusing Las Vegas Stays Through July, 3 Offers are Stackable at One Hotel

Hyatt is offering a 20% bonus on Las Vegas stays May 7 through July 31. Registration required. This doesn’t just apply to Hyatt’s one property there, but... Read More

Running with Miles
New Southwest Sale For Travel Into Late October – From $40

A new Southwest sale is here that stretches into late October! That means it is a great time to check out the sale fares from just $40 for the next several months and... Read More

Pointshogger
Aeroplan Renews Rocketmiles Partnership

Let's face it, after a slew of bad news for Aeroplan, they could use some good news. Aeroplan announced the renewal of a multi-year agreement with Rocketmiles.... Read More

God Save The Points
Alaska Airlines Cuts Live TV, Adds Basic Economy And Higher Fees…

There goes the big game… I’ll never forget the feeling flying from New York to Florida on JetBlue in the early 2000’s. Live TV via DirectTV had just... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Ryanair taps Boeing for another 25 Boeing 737 MAX 200’s

It seems Ryanair’s addition to the Boeing 737 MAX 200 is still in place, with the airline signing for an additional 25 aircraft. Ryanair Boeing 737 MAX 8 200... Read More

One Mile at a Time
British Airways Makes Two First Class Improvements

British Airways first class has never impressed me, though at the same time it's also more readily available on miles than first class on Air France, Lufthansa, or... Read More

Live from a Lounge
SPG: Buy Starpoints at 35% discount through May 2018

SPG is offering a 35% discount when you buy Starpoints through May 2018. They come handy, and could potentially be used for saving up $500 or more on your stays! The... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
JetBlue goes semi-private, adds codeshare with JetSuiteX

How to grow in a highly competitive west coast market while limiting risk, staying small, and maintaining the better than average inflight product a company is known... Read More

One Mile at a Time
United CEO Rejects 2017 Bonus (Don’t Worry, He Still Made Nearly $10 Million)

In late 2015, Oscar Munoz was appointed as United's CEO. Oscar Munoz was universally loved, including by employees and passengers, which is extremely rare. It seemed... Read More

Travel Codex
Clear Immigration Faster with These Programs

I’ve long been an advocate for finding ways to simplify the process when traveling. I’ll gladly give up a bit of personal information to expedite security... Read More

Frequent Miler
Fly (semi) private on points or credits: JetBlue selling JetSuiteX seats

Yesterday, I saw that JetBlue is planning to sell seats on JetSuiteX flights. JetSuiteX is a semi-private carrier with a number of routes along the west coast.... Read More

Svenblogt
Deal: Park Central Hotel New York City 4* – 3 Nächte ab 233 €

New york ist nicht gerade als günstiges Pflaster für Hotels bekannt. Wer aber HEUTE bucht, der hat in den kommenden 11 Stunden des heutigen Tages (24.4.2018)... Read More

God Save The Points
New Airbus Ultra Long Range Plane To Crush Longest Flight Records…

It’s now officially in the skies… Whether we as passengers like it or not, both airlines and people are absolutely fascinated by ultra long range flight.... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Hyatt Regency Lake Washington In Seattle Is Just About Perfect!

Hyatt Regency Lake Washington is an excellent hotel located just south of downtown Seattle. This is a new hotel with a state-of-the-art fitness center, club lounge,... Read More

Svenblogt
Mitten in New York schon einmal Seilbahn gefahren? Hier alle Infos

Seilbahnen kennt man gewöhnlich aus den Alpen, Gebirgen oder sonst wo her, wo es schöne hohe Berge gibt. Doch auch in New York gibt es durchaus solche... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Also a rooftop bar… and taking two more European routes – JOON to fly to Bergen and Budapest

Everyone’s favourite flying Rooftop bar is to expand its European operations this winter, with two more routes being switched over from Air France operations, and... Read More

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10 Euro / 1000 Meilen: Lufthansa Miles and More Meilenparty mit ABOS – Folge 7

Mit den Abos beim Leserservice der Deutschen Post und Payback lassen sich gut Lufthansa Miles and More Meilen sammeln ... Read More

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HAMMER: Und der nächste Air China Business SALE ab Deutschland!

Air China hat wieder mal den nächsten Sale angekündigt ... Read More

Svenblogt
Lufthansa First Class von München nach Palma de Mallorca

geht nicht, OK, nicht ganz, aber fast. Denn Lufthansa hat auf der Strecke MÜNCHEN (MUC) nach Palma de Mallorca (PMI) im Mai und Juni einige Änderungen am... Read More

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Mit Hyatt Status KOSTENLOS 6 Nächte in Atlantic City

Mit Hyatt Status gibt es gerade die Möglichkeit auf sechs kostenlose Nächte in Atlantic City ... Read More

The Shutterwhale
The Importance of Choosing the Right FFP – Earning MVP Status and Two Business Class Tickets from ONE Trip to the US

One of the most common mistakes that people who are new to flying make is crediting their flights into the wrong Frequent Flyer Program (FFP). As many of you would... Read More

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