View from the Wing
New List of Best Rewards Cards for Each Kind of Spending

If you want to earn the most points for your spending -- beyond just earning a big signup bonus -- you need to pay attention to what you spend the most money on and... Read More

God Save The Points
Stunning Deal: 5,000 Points Gets $100 Off British Airways Flights From USA…

That’s 2 cents per point, nerds…   If you’ve heard it before, it’s because its true. Since perhaps the early 60’s, there’s... Read More

Running with Miles
New TSA Precheck Airlines Bring the Total to 65 Airlines

TSA has just added 9 new airlines to the TSA Precheck program. This brings the list of TSA Precheck airlines to 65 total and you can see them all here. But, will you get... Read More

Michael W Travels
Win A Virgin Voyages Trip For 2 To Cuba With Richard Branson

Richard Branson is celebrating his birthday by heading off to Havana, Cuba with Virgin Voyages. To make the event even more fun, Virgin Voyages is running a sweepstakes... Read More

Miles To Memories
Most Popular Travel Apps For Business Travelers In 2018

Business travelers are always on the move and need to be able to make changes on the fly. That is where travel apps come in, but which ones are used most? The post Most... Read More

God Save The Points
Kayak Launches “Hacker Fares”, Which You Should Already Be Using…

The world  is once again zeroing in on clever techniques to save on plane tickets, after Lufthansa made the new for suing a passenger employing a common trick known... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Marriott’s Sneaky Award Hold Fees

Well, we almost made it through the week without another hit from Marriott Bonvoy (ugh, I'm still not used to typing that word). In the latest round of "What did... Read More

Frequent Miler
Bitcoin gift cards now available for sale (get $100 for $99)

There is a new “Bitcoin Gift Card” available for sale digitally in the US. It is essentially a gift card you can redeem with a website for Bitcoin, which... Read More

Card Wars: American Express Everyday Card vs Citi Rewards +

Do you want to travel the world but not pay an annual fee? Check out this post highlighting two of the best no annual fee travel cards in the industry! The post Card... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
The One Thing A Visitor To New Orleans Should Never Talk About

When you visit New Orleans, you’ll find that the locals are willing to talk to you about most anything. The food, the bars, second line parades, Mardi Gras, King... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Marriott Bonvoy Adds New Experiences & Benefits In Asia-Pacific Region

Marriott has announced that it has introduced "exclusive member benefits" across the Asia-Pacific region as it expands its Marriott Moments offering and adds kids,... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
PRICEDROP: Jet Airways Business Nonstop Amsterdam – Toronto (Return): 1230 Euro

Mit der Jet Airways Business Nonstop von Amsterdam nach Toronto ... Read More

Air Europa представила новый бизнес-класс

Хорошая новость от Air Europa. Кресла... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
An Online Travel Agency Invites You To “Break The Rules” (But Be Careful…)

A popular European online travel agency has promised to pay your legal fees if an airline sues you for throwaway ticketing. Or maybe not. Let’s take a closer look.... Read More

Con-X-ion: How to Get from Melbourne Airport

You have a few options from Melbourne Airport. The popular one is the SkyBus which costs $19.50AUD. The post Con-X-ion: How to Get from Melbourne Airport appeared first... Read More

Supernormal: Where to Eat in Melbourne

Melbourne is the capital of food. A worthy representative of this moniker is Supernormal which is located on the famous Flinders Lane. The post Supernormal: Where to Eat... Read More

Miles To Memories
Hyatt Devaluation Sweet Spots, Cruise Ship Denied Cuba Entry, Timeshare With Bank Points & More!

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 Hyatt Devaluation... Read More

View from the Wing
Here’s How American is Working to Improve Reliability of the Flights They Care About Most

These flights represent 5% of American's flights but the airline says they generate more than half of premium cabin revenue. They touch 80% of American's cargo. And... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Norwegian Plane Finally Leaving Iran After 2+ Months

On December 14, 2018, a Norwegian Boeing 737-800 bound from Dubai to Oslo diverted to Shiraz, Iran. This diversion was due to an engine issue, and as usual, in a... Read More

Points With a Crew
Get 80% bonus miles when buying United miles

For a limited time, you can get up to an 85% bonus miles when buying United miles. But is it worth it? Actually I only recommend buying miles in 3 instances: if you... Read More

Traveling For Miles
ENDING TODAY: Buy Hyatt Points From 1.85 Cents Each

Hyatt has been running a points sale since January 22nd and today is the last day to take advantage of the offer if you need to top up your World of Hyatt balance. The... Read More

Running with Miles
Deal of the Day: Save up to 30% on 2017 MacBook and MacBook Pro [Refurbished]

If you want to save some money on a small MacBook or a more powerful MacBook Pro, check out this deal of the day with a savings of up to 30% on these refurbished... Read More

One Mile at a Time
When Do Marriott Bonvoy Credit Card 15 Elite Nights Post?

We recently saw the introduction of the Marriott Bonvoy program, and to go along with this, we've seen quite a few benefit changes, including to Marriott's co-branded... Read More

Southwest Finishes Hawaii ETOPS Test Flights

We’re getting closer!  The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports that Southwest finishes Hawaii ETOPS test flights, paving the way to completion of the... Read More

Angelina Travels
Details About the ABOC Platinum Rewards MasterCard – A New 5X Card to Consider

A new and competitive no-annual fee 5x card from a smaller issuer, Amalgamated Bank of Chicago, was quietly revamped and introduced at the beginning of the year. While I... Read More

American Airlines New York Barcelona Business Class Review

Note: I took this flight on January 2017. It’s been a while, and I have taken similar flights since. The product has hardly changed, except for the amenity kits... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
Promoção Azul – Compre Passagens para Estados Unidos e Ganhe US$50 de Bônus – Veja os Detalhes

De hoje até domingo, 24 de fevereiro, os brasileiros que optarem em voar de Azul para os Estados Unidos receberão um brinde especial de US$50 a cada... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Up Next: A British Airways A319 in retro BEA livery

British Airways is celebrating 100 years of operations with retroliveries. After painting a BOAC livery on a 747, they are now painting up a BEA livery on an A319. The... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Man Flies In Boxer Shorts, Fake Food In Japan, Common Travel Scams

Welcome to The Morning Shave. We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and tricks... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
IHG Points & Cash Cyber Sale

IHG is offering get 15% off the cash portion of your booking when you book a Points & Cash reservation. (targeted?) IHG Points & Cash Cyber Sale Check out... Read More

Traveling For Miles
American & Delta Propose New Routes To Tokyo Haneda

With the US Department of Transport currently negotiating a new airline agreement with Japanese authorities we should soon see new slots opened up at Tokyo Haneda for... Read More

Running with Miles
Google Fi Travel Gift Cards Being Sent – With Generous Redemption Terms

Google Fi travel gift card links are being sent out from the awesome promotion last year! Plus, the redemption terms are pretty generous in how you can choose... Read More

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