Monkey Miles
Buy American Miles for 1.8 cents a point

American’s latest is close their greatest price ever. American has released their latest sale on miles and if you’re in the market to buy points, and a lot... Read More

Miles To Memories
Smart & Final Gift Card Deal; 20% off Kohl’s., Xbox, JCPenney Etc

Get $10 off your next purchase at Smart & Final when you buy $50 or more of participating Gift cards shown above. Offer ends March 27, 2018. The post Smart &... Read More

Michael W Travels
Ridiculous Street Signs #24: Watch For Old People- Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus

Whether it be at home or while traveling, I love coming across odd and strange signs. Over the years I’ve posted a collection of Ridiculous Street Signs.... Read More

Busted? Go to Fremont Street Vegas

I was feeling down after Arizona blew it in the opening round of the NCAA tournament. My bracket appeared to be busted leaving me with no desire to bet anymore. With no... Read More

Travel With Grant
Top Travel Mistakes & How to Avoid Them: Part 2

I’m declaring this week Travel Mistake Week here at TWG. Sure, it might be way more fun to talk about all the room upgrades we score, the elite status benefits we... Read More

God Save The Points
Virgin Atlantic Puts Travelers “In The Mood” – With New Signature Scent…

Branded colors can remind you of plenty of different businesses. But smell – can take you to the most distinctive, specific memories. Like that first great cup of... Read More

Forgotten AIR MILES Shopping Portal (including Amazon)

Seems like Aeroplan is getting a lot of positive feedback for teaming up with Amazon. What may have been lost in the mix is that Air Miles is already a partner with... Read More

Running with Miles
Resort Fees Debate

There is an ongoing Resort Fees debate how hotels add these bogus charges to the cost of your room. What are your thoughts on this? The post Resort Fees Debate appeared... Read More

Frequent Miler
Triple stack on Tumi: Sale + 24% back + Offers = big savings

This morning, Charlie at Running With Miles posted about an opportunity to save big on Tumi gear. He illustrates a great deal, and it can get even a smidge better... Read More

Travel With Massi
Für 588€ in Premium Economy nach Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Oman, Bahrain

Günstig aber komfortabel und entspannt an den Arabischen Golf Bist du den langen Winter mittlerweile auch leid und reif für etwas Sonne und sommerliche... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Can You Redeem IHG Free Night Certificate At Kimptons?

IHG recently completed their takeover of Kimpton, which is both good and bad news, depending on how you look at it. It's bad news because Kimpton has historically been... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Delta Issues Update on 8 Wk Old Puppy Sent on 3,700 Trip, Five Flights in 24 Hours After “Incorrect Routing Mistake”

Eight-week-old puppy Ren had quite the journey last weekend, 3,700 miles to be exact. His owner Josh Schlaich arrived at Boise airport on Saturday night to retrieve him,... Read More

God Save The Points
Quality Of Life? The 10 Best Cities To Live In 2018…

  New York City ranks 45th in the world. Live in one city – you pay through the nose, face long commutes and lack amenities. Live in another, your money goes... Read More

Miles To Memories
From Around the Web: Warren Buffet to Buy Southwest? Another Day Another Dog Issue, The Ugly Side of Gift Card Reselling & Much More!

My latest edition of Roundup: Articles From Around the Web! The post From Around the Web: Warren Buffet to Buy Southwest? Another Day Another Dog Issue, The Ugly Side of... Read More

View from the Wing
5 Over 50: Quick Ways to Boost Your Miles

There’s no easier way to earn a large amount of miles quickly than with a new credit card. Here are (5) with signup bonuses well worth getting a card for, each... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
United $231 SFO-CPH (gone). Why I did not buy last night.

This post is about a United Airlines $231 San Francisco-Copenhagen mistake fare that was available to purchase for only about 15 minutes ten hours ago. This is my... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Update: Man Attending Father’s Funeral Sues United After Airline Takes His Wheelchair Forcing Him to Fall Over

This is an update to a story we first posted about last February. Greg Poienski, 66, was flying from Orlando to Newark last February for his father’s funeral when... Read More

Miles To Memories
Is this the End of Chase Offers? Already?!?!

Chase Appears to Be Ending the Chase Offers Program Chase launched a new program known as “Chase Offers” in November, 2017. To date, enrollment in the... Read More

Travelling the World
Earn 50% Extra Miles & More Award Miles with Lufthansa

Well, that didn’t last long. Revenue-basedHANSA has recently introduced a new promotion whereby passengers can earn 50% extra award miles with Miles & More on... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Score A Huge Discount On Tumi Luggage By Stacking Two Deals

Tumi is generally the gold standard when it comes to durable luggage for business travelers. My carry-on is a 20" Tumi Alpha International. While I'm not as obsessed... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Delta SkyMiles to Europe Best Redemptions

Delta and American Express have increased sign-up offers for the Platinum Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express and the Gold Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Clientes Smiles podem começar hoje a acumular milhas usando Uber

A partir de hoje, clientes Smiles ganham uma nova opção para tornar sua viagem mais completa e acessível com milhas. Será possível... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United Loses $1.5MN in Lawsuit Over FAs Who Watched iPads During Flight

How did firing two FAs for “not doing their jobs” become a civil rights lawsuit in which United Airlines stands to lose $1.5MN? Ruben Lee and Jeanne Stroup... Read More

God Save The Points
Full Details: Major Northeast US Snow Storm Cancels 3,500 Flights…

If you, or someone you know is traveling in or out of the Northeast United States in the next couple days, you’ll want to tune in closely here. A major... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
Ryanair steigt bei Laudamotion ein

Jetzt wird es skurril: Nachdem Niki Lauda den Bieterstreit um die von ihm gegründete, insolvente NIKI gewonnen hat und diese vor einigen Tagen als Laudamotion... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Choice Privileges Is Offering A Free Night After Every Two Stays

At this point just about all of the major hotel groups have announced promotions for this spring, and one of the few remaining hotel groups that hasn't is Choice... Read More

Running with Miles
Great Tumi Deal! Stack These Deals For 20% Off and 24% Back on Tumi!

Stack these deals to get a great Tumi deal! Start with 24% cash back and combine it with 20% off Tumi for some real savings on good travel gear and luggage. The post... Read More

Hakkasan Vegas: Why I Miss M Life Platinum

I’ve written about the 10 M Life Perks for Non Gamblers in Vegas. That’s when I used to be M Life Platinum courtesy of Hyatt Diamond match. Those days... Read More

View from the Wing
Video: UFO Overtakes Jet

The number of UFO sightings has dropped tremendously since the days of the X-Files since we all have cell phones with cameras and video capability now. We can't... Read More

Miles To Memories
Two Gift Cards Deals at Kroger: 4X Fuel Points on Visa, Mastercard and Other Brands

Kroger and its affiliates have two separate offers available that can earn you 4x fuel points for Visa, Mastercard and other third party gift cards. The post Two Gift... Read More

Mommy Points
Where to Use Hotel Points in Grand Cayman

If your family dreams of perfect crystal-clear water, soft sand, and an idyllic beach vacation, then Grand Cayman should be in your sights. Here's how to use your hotel... Read More

Points With a Crew
How to book $10 one-way car rentals with Avis & Budget (YMMV)

What's better than taking a cab? Avis and Budget are offering one way car rentals starting at $9.99. .And no, it's not just renting Economy cars either. At the $9.99... Read More

Deals We Like
Chase Cards You Can Still Apply For Despite the “5/24” Rule

Chase has a rule known as the "5/24" rule where they won't approve you for another card after you've been approved for 5 credit cards in the past 24 months (most... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Oman Air & Friends Istanbul – Asien (Return): 1000 Euro

Oman Air und Partner hat gerade sehr nette Business Tickets abgehend von Istanbul ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Virgin Atlantic Introduces Signature Scent, “AIR”

We've written in the past about how travel companies (especially hotels) use fragrances and scents to create memories for guests. For better or worse, I could tell... Read More

Miles To Memories
Raise Gift Card Sale, Extra 5% Off Select Restaurants

Raise is offering an extra 5% off on select restaurant gift cards when you use promo code PLAY. One-time use. The post Raise Gift Card Sale, Extra... Read More

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