Travel Codex
A Day Exploring Antwerp and Amsterdam

Though my quick trip left me only one day to explore, I aimed to make the most of it.  My flight from Detroit arrived at 6 am, giving me the entire day to do... Read More

Frequent Miler
Marriott Platinum Elite: What to expect when checking in

Marriott and SPG’s combined program offers quite a few perks for those with Platinum elite status or better.  Some of the headline benefits of Platinum status... Read More

Pizza in Motion
New Episode! Hotels, Promos And Cards, Oh My!

The newest Miles To Go episode is hitting it hard on hotels! We start out the episode with Jen from Deals We Like.  Instead of an “It’s a Big... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
TOLL: Hyatt Place Bangkok – Executive Room

Review eines Executive Rooms im brandneuen Hyatt Place Bangkok ... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Qantas and Cathay Pacific agree Codeshares, Frequent Flyer Agreements

In a thawing of relationship between Qantas and Cathay Pacific, have decided to offer codeshares on each others airlines. Qantas and Cathay Pacific Together –... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
DEAL: Egyptair Business Europa – Mumbai (Return): 900 Euro

Mit der Egyptair Business von Europa nach Mumbai ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
ZURÜCK: Saudia Business Italien – Asien (Return): 700 Euro

Mit der Saudia Business von Italien nach Asien ... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Hotel Review: JW Marriott Hotel Singapore South Beach (Premier Marina Bay View Room)

As a newly-minted Platinum Elite member in the Marriott Rewards program, I was eager to test out some of the benefits here in Singapore - it only makes sense to invest... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Wieder ein netter Lufthansa / Swiss First Sale ab Paris

Mit der Lufthansa / Swiss First von Paris in die Welt ... Read More

Grab a Mile
United Civilizes the Boarding Process After 12000 Test Runs?!

I can’t tell you the number of times I have flown United (even in business) and found myself having to push through throngs of people huddled around the gate to... Read More

Live from a Lounge
15,000 Radisson Rewards bonus points for one night stay!

If you are a Radisson Rewards member, you may be eligible to earn a one-time 15,000 points bonus on your next stay at a Radisson property. Just complete a single night... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
American Airlines Follows Delta and United On Increased Checked Baggage Fees

American Airlines is the latest U.S. airline to increase their checked baggage fees, effective Sept. 21, 2018. If you want to check a bag on your next flight, it... Read More

Ultima Llamada
Pointbreaks de IHG: Hoteles Alrededor del Mundo Desde 21,50€

Reserva hoteles alrededor del mundo por 21,50€ la noche a través de la promo PointBreaks de Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) La entrada Pointbreaks de... Read More

Frequent Miler
6 calls, 6 different answers…customer service doesn’t always know best.

An old proverb says, “”He who asks a question remains a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask remains a fool forever.” I... Read More

Points With a Crew
Police looking for the “hotel breakfast bandit”

The man told the hotel front desk agent that he was "just checking how easy it is to get into hotels and get free stuff" Read More

The Gate
Travel Alert September 2018: Amsterdam Weather Waivers Issued by Airlines

If Amsterdam is in your travel plans over the next few days, you may want to consider delaying your travel — or, at least, keep yourself updated as to the... Read More

View from the Wing
3 Things That Will Happen Now That American Airlines Has Raised Checked Bag Fees

American Airlines just announced what should surprise literally no one, that they’re raising first and second checked bag fees by $5 as well, from $25 to $30 and... Read More

Deals We Like
Silvercar is Coming to San Francisco!

Silvercar just announced that starting on September 24th you will be able to rent one of their luxury cars in San Francisco. While they already had a location... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Increased Delta Reserve 70,000 Offer

American Express is out with an increased offer on the Delta Reserve for Business Credit Card where you can earn 70,000 bonus miles and 10,000 Medallion®... Read More

Miles To Memories
Citi Prestige is Going Away, so How Did that Affect My Retention Offers?

Citi Prestige Retention Call: Prestige is Going Away, so how Did that Affect My Retention call? Shawn recently covered some awesome Citi retention offers, here are my... Read More

Monkey Miles
What?! EVA releases gorgeous new biz cabin, but chooses inferior seats

EVA has released promotional material featuring their new dreamliner 787 business class fitted with an all new seat from Thompson Vantage The post What?! EVA releases... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Summer Tier Points – Pre-Clearance fun at Dublin airport, 51st and Green Lounge

Pre-Clearance fun at Dublin airport, 51st and Green Lounge- Summer Tier Points In this… epic. When will I learn to jump on a fare? Wednesday Afternoon.. off to... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Bye-bye Boarding Pass: Delta Will Offer Curb-to-Gate Facial Recognition

This is the future. Starting later this year, your face will be all you need to catch an international flight at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. Delta Air Lines... Read More

Frequent Miler
New 50K JetBlue Business card offer

Barclays has increased the offer on the JetBlue Business credit card to 50,000 TrueBlue points after spending $1,000 on purchases in the first 90 days.... Read More

God Save The Points
10 Dreamy Overwater Hotel Bungalows (And How Much They Cost)…

Once you go five star bungalow, it’s hard to go back to reality… If you’re after more than just a standard holiday, these dreamy overwater bungalows... Read More

View from the Wing
Not Everyone is Welcome to Participate in Marriott Promotions

Last week Marriott launched its first big promotion since launching their new program on August 18. Nowhere does this offer say that it is targeted. In order to be... Read More

Miles To Memories
How Does 4X on Grocery & Restaurants Sound? Amex PRG Has You Covered

Those who have the American Express Premier Rewards Gold card got a nice surprise today from Amex. There's new earning rates and annual dining credit, that make this... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
GERÜCHT: Emirates übernimmt vielleicht Etihad

Die Gerüchteküche brodelt. Emirates und Etihad scheinen in Verhandlungen getreten zu sein ... Read More

The Travelers Club
Pune (en Inde) : la destination honteuse de Lufthansa !

De nombreuses compagnies aériennes ont leurs destinations de la honte. Celles où elles acceptent volontairement de sacrifier le confort de leurs passagers... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American Airlines Raises Checked Bag Fees

In late August JetBlue raised many of their fees, including checked bag fees. Among other changes, they raised the cost of a first checked bag on a domestic... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
American Express Adds $120 Dining Benefit To Premier Gold Card (targeted?)

Check your American Express account if you have the Premier Rewards Gold Card from American Express for the following benefit enrollment opportunity. American... Read More

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