What an Interesting Airline Promotion by Qantas Airways!

Premise What an interesting promotion Qantas Airways is currently running. They will take $135 off your booking per person on all eligible flights to Australia.... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Hotel Review: Grand Hyatt Baha Mar

The Grand Hyatt Baha Mar is one of three resorts along with the SLS Baha Mar and the Rosewood Baha Mar located within Baha Mar in Nassau, Bahamas. The... Read More

Miles To Memories
Earn Extra 2% at Sam’s Club with DOSH App

You start by connecting your credit & debit cards to the Dosh cash back app. Only Visa, Mastercard and Amex are supported for now. You then use the cards for... Read More

Mommy Points
How to Get Big Value from the Starwood Amex Sign-Up Bonuses

The longer-term future for the SPG program and the SPG co-branded Amex credit cards is not yet clear given the acquisition of Starwood by Marriott, but in the here and... Read More

Travel Codex
How to Decipher the Vocabulary in Airline Fare Rules

Earlier this morning I wrote a post on how to find airline fares, but I didn’t go very far into the rules that make those fares work. To book a ticket you need to... Read More

Running with Miles
The ULTIMATE Point Splurge – 600 Million Points for an Experience of a Lifetime

This could be the ultimate point splurge - spending 600 million points on an experience of a lifetime. Or, here are a few other great ways to use the points over for the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Xiamen Air Business Class 787-9 Los Angeles To Xiamen

I met up with Andrew at LAX at around 8:45PM, right as check-in opened for our 12:15AM Xiamen Air flight to Xiamen. The airline only started flying to LAX a few weeks... Read More

Club1 Hotels free membership, a $695 USD value

Full Disclosure, I am not being paid for this post or earning $$ on member signups. Simply sharing what I think is a good addition to a travel resource kit. I am a... Read More

View from the Wing
Citi Explains Why They’re Walking Away From Rich Rewards

With recent changes to Citi Prestige it has seemed like Citibank has given up. And in the face of Chase’s success with the Sapphire Reserve product and increased... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Instant Gold Hotelstatus

Wer noch gar keinen Hotelstatus besitzt, bekommt über diese Promo einen Status und kann den ja dann für andere Status Match Projekte nutzen ... Read More

Обзор: Best Western Plus Airport Inn & Suites, Солт-Лейк-Сити

Обзор Best Western Plus у аэропорта... Read More

Обзор: Best Western Plus Airport Inn & Suites, Солт-Лейк-Сити

Обзор Best Western Plus у аэропорта... Read More

Magic of Miles
Giveaway: Gogo 25 Session Free Wi-Fi Pass!

I'm running a giveaway courtesy of Gogo, and the lucky winner will get a great prize. The post Giveaway: Gogo 25 Session Free Wi-Fi Pass! appeared first on Magic of... Read More

Miles To Memories
Five Back Visa Instant Rebate! $15 off $300+ at Office Depot/Max: Info & How to Maximize

Office Depot and Officemax have a new Visa gift card deal starting Sunday. This is one of the best deals they offer and it's available on Five Back Visa gift cards only. Read More

Monkey Miles
Tripadvisor’s Top Ten list of Fine Dining

There are a lot of lists out there, but I always check Tripadvisor Much like the People’s choice award, I like to see  who, where, and what the people... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
$15 Off Visa Gift Cards At Office Depot/Max

Here’s a nice instant deal for $15 off when you purchase $300 in Five-Back Visa gift cards at Office Depot/Max. Make sure you use a card that gets you... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Schon wieder ein Invitation Only Status bei IHG? Kimpton Karma wird zu IHG Rewards

Die US Hotelmarke Kimpton wird jetzt mit 2018 voll in IHG integriert. Eigentlich wird das Statusprogramm weitgehend aufgelöst und geht in IHG Rewards auf ... Read More

Miles To Memories
How to Approach Gift Card Purchases in This Sad New World

Best Options for PPDG and Cardcash Purchases Going Forward Read More

Running with Miles
A Real Shame: Milwaukee Marathon Was Almost a Mile Too Short

The recent Milwaukee Marathon was almost a mile too short, costing runners their qualifying times for other races and the overall feeling of satisfaction of completing a... Read More

Points With a Crew
When will Southwest fly to Hawaii? Some speculation given recent news

When will Southwest fly to Hawaii? We still don't know the airline's plan on when Hawaii tickets will start but one piece of recent news got me to wondering if ... Read More

View from the Wing
British Airways Status Matches and American Airlines Customizable Avocado Toast

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.... Read More

Non-English speakers always get this aviation word wrong

It is interesting to look at word differences in the aviation industry. In different countries using the English language, certain things are named in different ways.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Incredible Southwest Companion Pass Offer For California Residents

California sure has become a competitive market for Southwest. With Alaska's takeover of Virgin America, Alaska and Southwest are battling over who is more dominant in... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Free And Easy 500 Award Miles

I like quick and easy free miles and points. Through November 16th, 2017, you can earn a free and easy 500 Miles + Bonus award miles when you login to your Miles+Bonus... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Finally, Lie-Flat Beds on My Ethiopian Airlines Flight!

I’m pleased to report that my connecting Ethiopian 787 flight from Addis Ababa to Bangkok featured Ethiopian’s new fully lie-flat beds. But did it lead to a... Read More

One Mile at a Time
New Security Measures For US-Bound Flights From Asia Coming Next Week?

In late June we first learned about new security measures being introduced for US-bound international flights. With the increased risk of terrorism to aviation, the... Read More

InterContinental finally absorbs Kimpton’s loyalty program

Even though it’s been two years since InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) acquired Kimpton Hotels, the new parent company has left the Kimpton Karma Rewards... Read More

Wild About Travel
Kenya Airways New Fight to Survive

Recently Kenya Airways ran a feel-good campaign to celebrate Customer Service Week with pictures featuring the carrier’s new Polish CEO Sebastian Mikosz:... Read More

Miles To Memories
IHG and Kimpton Are Finally Merging Loyalty Programs: Thoughts, Details and Analysis

IHG Rewards Merges with Kimpton Karma Rewards. Details, Analysis and Thoughts. How does this affect members of both programs and how will Karma elite members fare under... Read More

Sam Chui
Flying the Ilyushin IL-14!

In August in a unspecified location in Russia, I joined a group of diehard aviation enthusiasts together we flew one of the last remaining airworthy Ilyushin-14 nickname... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The US Now Wants To Ban Large Electronics From Checked Bags

In late March, the US introduced an electronics ban for nonstop flights from select Middle Eastern countries to the US. Under this policy, large electronic devices had... Read More

Frequent Miler
20% off sitewide at Rakuten: gift cards, cameras, etc is offering 20% off sitewide today (up to a maximum savings of $50) with coupon code FLASH20. Miles to Memories reports that it’s... Read More

View from the Wing
SAD: Kimpton Karma Rewards Being Folded into IHG, Here’s What Happens to Points and Status

Ultimately this move is good for IHG Rewards Club members (more redemption options), not good for Kimpton Karma Rewards members (sanitization of what's unique about... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Qatar Airways 777-300ER Economy Class Mumbai to Doha to Beirut

After arriving at Mumbai Airport just after midnight, I made my way up to departures without a single passport or ticket check (a strong contrast to my experience at... Read More

Travel Codex
How to Combine Airline Inventory with Published Fares

When I introduced the concept of fare construction, I mentioned that it involves finding both booking class inventory and also published fares, matching them together in... Read More

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