Aer Lingus orders A321XLR, IAG goes for Boeing 737 MAX

Airbus have announced the formal launch of the Airbus A321XLR. With a range of 8,500 kilometres or 4,600 nautical miles, it is the longest ranged variant in the Airbus... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Attack Of The Italian Ants On United Airlines!

United Airlines was forced to “deep clean” a 767-300 after it was overrun with oversized ants on a flight from Venice. Charlotte Burns, an New York-based... Read More

Running with Miles
American Express Finally Made a Great Move for Global Travelers Who Like Earning Points

American Express made a great first step in rewarding their customers who spend in a certain category abroad - this will long overdue! The post American Express Finally... Read More

Sam Chui
Paris 2019: IAG Announces Intent to Buy 200 737 MAX

After failing to register an order for the 737 MAX since the last crash, Boeing closed today an agreement with the International Airlines Group (IAG) for 200 aircraft of... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
IAG makes a MAX move in Paris

For roughly 30 hours this week the clouds of gloom and doom hung of Boeing's chalet at Le Bourget. That all changed this afternoon with a major order for the... Read More

Is it Really Worth it to Pay for Seats on a Flight?

Before, all seats were free to select when you booked a flight. There days if you want the perfect seat you have to pay. But is it worth it? The post Is it Really Worth... Read More

Miles To Memories
Chase Now Offering Southwest Points for Bank Accounts

Chase Now Offering Southwest Points for Bank Accounts Chase has a new bonus for checking and savings accounts that will earn you Southwest Rapid Rewards points. This is... Read More

C Boarding Group
Steam Clothes in Shower to Avoid Ironing (Travel Tip Tuesday #22)

Today’s Travel Tip Tuesday is an oldie but goodie. When traveling, you can use your hotel shower to help get wrinkles out of your clothes and keep that annoying... Read More

Points With a Crew
Check Your Email for 25% Bonus Rapid Rewards!

Check your email for a bonus offer with your Chase Southwest credit cards: 20% Rapid Rewards bonus on your spend through October 31st. Sign me up! Read More

Travel With Massi
Skytrax kürt die besten Airlines der Welt 2019

nd the winner is… Qatar Airways ist zurück und belegt zum fünften Mal den ersten Platz der Skytrax World Airline Awards 2019, die am heutigen Dienstag... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Comparing value of hotel points for Rome hotels

This is a follow-up to my article Why I value hotel points at lowest rate I can buy points (June 17, 2019). In my previous piece I shared links to the lowest prices I... Read More

Hilton Beats Bonvoy Every Time

  I’m a fan of two hotel programs: Hyatt and Hilton. Hyatt is the best overall program in my opinion. Their footprint is limited but it’s steadily... Read More

God Save The Points
11 Brilliant Ways To Redeem Flying Blue Miles

From Promo Awards to just flat out great award rates, Flying Blue is an intriguing program that can help you book some great flights. A go-to option for booking award... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Fly Business Class Between Singapore & China For Just 27,300 Miles

Singapore Airlines' popular 'Spontaneous Escapes' promotion is back and offering discounts on Business Class, Premium Economy and Economy Class flights on various routes... Read More

Miles To Memories
31 Nights in a Hotel for $400!?! Boeing Finally Admits Fault, Get Paid $10K To Travel & Eat Ribs

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 31 Nights in a... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
New Report Suggests Pilot Responsible For Disappearance Of Malaysia Airlines Flight

A new report speculates as to what happened to MH370, the Malaysia Airlines flight that disappeared more than five years ago. Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Why Do Airplane Windows Have Those Little Holes In Them?

If you have a window seat on a plane, you may notice a tiny hole down towards the bottom of the plane. You can’t feel it if you try to touch it, and yet it’s... Read More

One Mile at a Time
IAG’s Massive, Eyebrow-Raising, 737 MAX Order

The Paris Air Show is going on right now, which has led to quite a few aircraft orders. However, this year it's Airbus with the edge over Boeing -- Airbus unveiled the... Read More

View from the Wing
The Best Rewards Cards for Road Warriors

I've flown over 100,000 miles a year for as long as I can remember. I've scaled things back a bit since becoming a new dad, but in 2016 I spent nearly half of my nights... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: SpiceJet Bombardier Q400 Hyderabad To Goa

My SpiceJet Q400 flight from Hyderabad to Goa was smooth and punctual…unlike Hyderabad airport. As a reminder, I’m in the midst of a “vintage”... Read More

Michael W Travels
Kimpton-Like Fairfield Inn, NJ Anthony Bourdain Food Trail, Famed Brooklyn Pizzeria Expanding, Travel Contest & More- The Rehash!

I hope that everyone had a nice Father’s Day! This year, I got one of the coolest Father’s Day presents ever. If you’d like to check it out, you can... Read More

Frequent Miler
GiftCardMall Has Confirmed They Suffered A Data Breach

A few weeks ago, reports emerged that credit cards used to make purchases from GiftCardMall were encountering fraudulent charges. A week or two later, GiftCardMall was... Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Bali in 10 Minutes or Less

I get a ton of questions about Bali. From folks planning honeymoons, traveling there as a digital nomad, as well as just curious about the island. On a recent episode... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Cathay Pacific Cuts First Class On Many Short Flights

Cathay Pacific is becoming the third airline in the past few months to scale back first class. Just a few months ago Korean Air announced that they'd cut first class on... Read More

Miles To Memories
Is The American Express Business Gold Glitch Fixed?

American Express has been short changing Business Gold card holders on their 4X earnings for a few months now. It appears that it may finally be fixed. The post Is The... Read More

(Juli 2019) KrisFlyer Spontaneous Escapes: Diskon 30% Penerbangan Singapore Airlines & Silk Air

Promo KrisFlyer Spontaneous Escape untuk bulan Juli 2019 telah dipublikasikan! Nikmati diskon 30% penukaran KrisFlyer miles untuk penerbangan dengan Singapore Airlines... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Fare Sale From $49

If you are looking to book your next getaway, you will want to take a look at this latest sale. You need to book this one by 6/20 valid for travel 9/3/19 –... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
GOL venderá passagens a R$ 3,90 durante o jogo do Brasil contra Venezuela

A Gol anunciou que venderá passagens internacionais a R$ 3,90 durante o jogo do Brasil contra a Venezuela hoje pela Copa América. Esse valor não... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Qatar Airways Canada Promotion – Up To $200 Off Business Class Fares

This is just a quick post to highlight a Fathers Day promotion Qatar Airways is running for departures from Montreal to various destinations in Asia, the Middle East,... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge Vancouver – International Departures

Air Canada’s Maple Leaf lounge in the international pier at Vancouver’s airport is among the nicest lounges in the airport. Vancouver’s Maple leaf... Read More

NowBoarding: Coworkaholic – Mike LaRosa

Welcome to NowBoarding: The Official BoardingArea Podcast! Each week one of BoardingArea‘s talented crew of bloggers will jump in the cockpit... Read More

Deals We Like
Today Only: Free Doritos Locos Taco at Taco Bell

If you are looking for a lunch or dinner place today, Taco Bell has you covered. Taco Bell is offering a Free Doritos Locos Tacos to every customer. Walk into the store... Read More