Economy Class & Beyond
Ryanair to buy 75% of LaudaMotion – A new Austrian outpost?

With Laudamotion coming into existence, it seems to have attracted the interests of Ryanair – who are purchasing 75% of the airline in a deal announced today.... Read More

Miles To Memories
Save 15% Sitewide at eBay Today, Starts at 9AM PT

Get 15% discount (maximum savings of $50) off a minimum purchase of $25 when you use coupon code PSPRINGTIME. Valid from 9:00 AM PST March 20, 2018 until 7:00 PM... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Tonight 3/20: NY Miles & Manufactured Spend Meetup

Join us tonight March 20, 2018 for our Reach for the Miles NY miles & manufactured spend meetup. See you at 6:00 at Professor Thom's! The post Tonight 3/20: NY Miles... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Police Report Reveals How Pathetic Silver Airways’ “Security Policies” Are

Several days ago I shared the story of how Silver Airways called the cops on a 16 year old flying from Fort Myers to Orlando. If you haven't read the previous post I... Read More

Travel With Grant
I’m in a Miles & Points Funk Part 1: Hotels

Good morning everyone, I apologize for my lack of blog posts recently, but I’ve found myself in somewhat of a miles and points funk. Usually, I’m in an... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Lufthansa Boards A380 in 20 Minutes with Biometric Boarding

The future of travel: approach the gate, scan your face, board the aircraft. This is not some dystopian world or sci-fi movie. This is how Lufthansa is now boarding... Read More

Bald Thoughts
5 tips to pick the best business credit card

When picking a business credit card, of course, you want the “best” one. But what does “best” mean? And there really one best credit card that... Read More

The Gate
Help Fight Cancer With Bears in the Air 2018

People who suffer from the dreaded disease known as cancer endure a long period of treatment and recovery back to good health — and for many cancer patients, much... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Deal Alert Fares From Only $49!

Happy first day of Spring! 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 3/29 to get in... Read More

Frequent Miler
Get Free Chips & Salsa Or Beverage At Chili’s Every Time You Visit

My Chili’s Rewards – the loyalty program for Chili’s now that their partnership with Plenti is ending – is offering all members free chips &... Read More

View from the Wing
Buy a Marriott Timeshare, Get Citizenship

The Anichi Resort & Spa in Dominica will be opening late next year as part of Marriott’s Autograph Collection. Timeshares here come with one unique perk:... Read More

Here’s a simple way to save money on your hotel bookings

I am probably the worst nightmare for some small boutique hotels. When I make my booking, I continue to look for ways to save money as I like to get the best value... Read More

One Mile at a Time
What It’s Like To Fly When You Have A Visual Impairment

I’m legally blind (not blonde, even though some days I get the two confused). I wasn’t born this way but I was diagnosed with a serious eye disease in both... Read More

Running with Miles
First Day of Spring Sale From Southwest – Tickets Starting From Just $42

Happy first day of spring! Celebrate by booking with this Southwest sale with tickets from just $42. Fly to someplace interesting, new, and fun and do it for less with... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Inside A Regional Pilot Couple’s NYC Home

The New York Times had an article recently in its Real Estate section that any AvGeek would appreciate. It features an engaged couple living in Queens, New York. They... Read More

Frequent Miler
From 11K RT on American: A sweet spot for North American flight redemptions

In light of the new Chase Iberia Visa Signature that came out last week, a reader asked about 11,000 Avios round-trip redemptions on American Airlines. I was... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Would You Change Seats On An Airplane If It Reduced Your Chances Of Getting Sick?

Would you change seats on an airplane if it reduced your chances of getting sick. A new study tested out how much germs move around an airplane on a transcontinental... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Schlechte News für die Radisson Friends and Family Rate

Radisson hat scheinbar die Friends and Family Rate abgeschalten ... Read More

Reisen unter 12 Tagen nur mit Handgepäck – so geht’s

Ich werde oft gefragt wie das geht und warum ich das tue und darum nutze ich die Gelegenheit, es hier einmal aufzuschreiben. Reisen mit Handgepäck hat entscheidende... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
SpiegelTV Reportage über die Airberlin Auktion

Die Auktionen der Überreste der Airberlin haben für Aufmerksamkeit gesorgt. SpiegelTV hat eine kleine Doku darüber gemacht ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
STEILE GESCHICHTE: Ryanair kauft Laudamotion

Nachdem man vor einigen Tagen die Buchungspage von Laudamotion online gegangen ist, lässt man heute mit einem Verkauf aufhorchen ... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Double Miles for International Spends on Jet Airways IndusInd cards

IndusInd Bank is offering double JPMiles on Foreign currency spends on the Jet Airways IndusInd Bankco-brand credit cards through June 2018. Here is how to load up on... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Qatar Airways Business Class to Europe for INR 99K all year round

Qatar Airways Business Class for less than INR 1 Lakh? I say take it. The fares are available through February 2019 The post Qatar Airways Business Class to Europe for... Read More

Michael W Travels
Cutting Bus Service For Rideshare, Waterbirth In The Red Sea, New Disney World Fees, McDonald’s Greece, Delta Airlines Subscription Box, Tragedy At Cirque Du Soleil & More- The Rehash!

This week I started using the US Bank Altitude Reserve credit card. The card has a steep $400 annual fee but it’s offset by a $325 annual travel credit along with... Read More

Frequent Miler
Los Angeles to Hong Kong from $315 nonstop RT

A Thrify Traveler Premium email today alterted me to a nice deal posted yesterday by Fly4Free: Hong Kong Airlines has some great prices available for travel... Read More

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

La aerolínea española Vueling retoma una de sus tradicionales promociones de vuelos y ofrece billetes por 17,99€ durante las próximas 48hs La... Read More

Ultima Llamada
Puntos del Programa IHG Rewards al Precio Más Bajo Jamás Visto. Noches de Hotel por 20€

El programa IHG Rewards Club esta otorgando un 100% de bonus extra en compra de puntos durante las próximas 72hs, y con un precio sin precedentes. Bien... Read More

The Gate
Travel Alert: Fourth Major Winter Storm March 2018 to Affect Northeastern United States and Southeastern Canada

Spring starts on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 12:15 in the afternoon Eastern Daylight Time — but try convincing that fact to residents of the northeastern United... Read More

View from the Wing
Four Chase Partners I Won’t Transfer Points To

Chase points are very valuable. I had a strong seven figure balance and yet I look to accumulate them whenever I can — whether via signup bonuses or by putting as... Read More

Lufthansa Flyer
LUFTHANSA Successfully Tests Biometric Boarding In The USA….Expansion To Gateways Possible

Can a day be coming where boarding passes and passports are not needed to board a flight? If Lufthansa has its way, that day may not be far off.... Read More

ICYMI Last Week: United’s Dog of a Week, Flagship Champagne, Qatar Comparison

ICYMI (3.12-3.19): United Kills Cabin Pet, Loses Passenger’s Pet, American’s Changing Their Flagship Lounge Champagne, A Blogger Breaks Down Qatar First and... Read More

Monkey Miles
Redeem Points 30% off Singapore Airlines New Business Class on select routes

Singapore Airlines Spontaneous Escapes Singapore Airlines regularly offers this thing called Spontaneous Escapes. Like all promotions, it can be hit or miss. This time... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Uber Driverless Car Kills Pedestrian. Are We Ready For Autonomous Vehicles?

Are Uber driverless car struck and killed a pedestrian in Arizona. Are autonomous vehicles safe? Are we ready for driverless cars on our roads? The post Uber... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Australian Officials Deny that Remains of MH370 “Found on Google Earth with Bullet Holes”

Over the weekend, the Australian Transport and Safety Bureau (ATSB) shot down rumors that MH370 had been discovered on the floor of the Indian Ocean and was covered with... Read More

Voyage Avance
ハイアット ライフタイムグローバリストへの道#8(Hyatt Place Dubai Al Rigga)

ドバイへ行った際、滞在は実質2日でした。  ... Read More

Mommy Points
Five Things to Know About the Westin Grand Cayman

From big resort fees, to a perfect spot of sand on Seven Mile Beach, to $50 million dollar renovations, and affordable nearby restaurants, here are five things that... Read More

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