Live and Let's Fly
First Impressions: Royal Jordanian 787-8 Business Class

Greetings from Amman. I’ve flown from Kuala Lumpur to Amman via Bangkok, all on Royal Jordanian. Here’s my first impressions of RJ’s 787-8 in... Read More

Renés Points
WATCH: Scary — Man Climbs Onto Wing of Plane Taxiing for Takeoff

Passengers in Nigeria experienced something rather terrifying on Friday: a man jumping onto their flight’s wing while the plane prepared to take off. The incident... Read More

Miles To Memories
My Latest Hilton Timeshare Offer & How I Got Them to Give Me More!

I finally did it! I accepted a Hilton timeshare offer but I didn't accept the first offer. I made sure to squeeze them for more value. Details inside! The post My... Read More

View from the Wing
Two Guys Made an Airplane Out of Falafel Fridays Paper Wrappers, and It Flies

Creative production company Wondros held a paper airplane contest. Two employees in the editorial department made a plane out of recycled lunch wrappers from the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Weekly Review: July 20, 2019

I'm spending my last full week in the US before taking a big international trip. I'm not actually sure of the exact details of that trip just yet, though I hope it will... Read More

Points With a Crew
Kickstarter: SuperTank Ultra Phone Charger

The SuperTank is a 27,000 mAh portable charger that has 2 USB-C ports AND 2 USB-A ports. Having already raised nearly $700,000, the SuperTank holds its charge for over a... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Destination Guide: Florence & The Highlights Of Tuscany, Italy

For travelers on their first trip to Italy, highlights often include the Tuscan cities of Florence, Pisa, Siena and then one or two small hill towns. Those returning... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Airline Bills Passenger $100,000 For Disrupting Flight

British low-cost-airline Jet2 came out with a rather interesting press release targeted at an incredibly disruptive and expensive passenger. Read More

Miles To Memories
Get 60,000 Miles with Barclays Hawaiian Airlines Card

There’s a new increased bonus on the Barclays Hawaiian Airlines card. You can now earn 60,000 miles if you apply and are approved for this credit card. The post... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Three Ways To Be A Better Customer When You Travel

When I wrote my article about the two conflicting words that lead to poor customer service, I had no idea it would touch such a nerve. The one comment I received the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
British Airways Suspends Cairo Flights Over Security

We'll have to see how this unfolds, but it certainly sounds like it could be bad news. British Airways has canceled all flights to Cairo for the next week as a security... Read More

View from the Wing
What Made the Boeing 757 So Extraordinary

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

Monkey Miles
We love our new Bluffworks Threshold T-Shirt, Chinos, Jeans, and Polo

Bluffworks sents us their Threshold T-shirt, Piton Polo, Ascender Chinos, and stretchy Departure Jeans. We give them all a go. The post We love our new Bluffworks... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Pilot Leaves 40-Year Long Career To Fly With His Daughters

A veteran pilot decided to leave his 40-year long career with Malaysian Airlines to fly with two newly minted pilots at low-cost-airline AirAsia. The two pilots at... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Introduction: Falling In Love With Japan

Welcome to my next trip report, covering travel in ANA first class to Japan using an incredible mileage deal, as well as stays at several hotels that I've been wanting... Read More

TravelUpdate
Review: Biker Street Buenos Aires Bike Tour

During our four days in the Argentinian capital, my daughter and I chose to explore the city with Biker Street Buenos Aires. Here is a review of our tour. The post... Read More

Miles To Memories
Review: The United Basic Economy Experience in the Real World! Is It Really THAT Bad?

The United Basic Economy experience. What to expect with United Basic Economy and a review of two recent flights including the restrictions and what to expect when... Read More

No Mas Coach!
American Airlines’ new European Routes for Summer (and Beyond)

American Airlines launched a handful of new routes to cross the Atlantic Ocean to Europe, giving travelers more options to hit new cities for their summer travel plans.... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
220,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points, New Hyatt Centric Mountain View

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and... Read More

The Gate
Alaska Airlines Lounge Membership Rates Increasing in August 2019

Following the lead of Delta Sky Club, Admirals Club and United Club — which are the official airport lounges of Delta Air Lines, American Airlines... Read More

Pointshogger
Laurentian Bank Phasing out Tellers

By Monday, July 22, 2019, most of Laurentian Bank's tellers will be out of work, a phase out process that started back in 2016. I have no written extensively about... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Alaska Lounge Membership Fees Increasing

Another airline has just announced a price increase for lounge memberships. It has just been announced that the cost of Alaska Lounge memberships is increasing as of... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Cupom de desconto para aluguel de carro

A Rentcars nos enviou mais um cupom para divulgar com vocês. Nos últimos dias divulgamos bastante tarifas aéreas, e muitos podem estar precisando de... Read More

TravelUpdate
5 Great Ways to Use 50,000 Hyatt Points

I have found the World of Hyatt Visa to be my favorite card of late. And its sign-up bonus of 50,000 points can get you a *lot* of value. The post 5 Great Ways to Use... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Using United Miles When We Won’t Fly United, Why People Fart More On Planes, What To Do With Citi ThankYou Points, & More!

Happy Saturday friends, and hooray, it’s finally the weekend! Here’s a recap of what’s gone on at YMMV this week. From what we’ve written to what... Read More

Travel With Grant
Unboxing American Express Delta Platinum SkyMiles Credit Card: Card Art, Welcome Documents & Benefits

Good morning everyone, I hope your weekend is off to a great start.  A few days ago, I wrote about my July App-O-Rama and my approval process for the American... Read More

View from the Wing
Top 7 Benefits of the New Hilton Surpass Special Offer

I wrote a month and a half ago that American Express would be renaming their 'Honors Ascend Card' to bring back the old Hilton Honors American Express Surpass® Card... Read More

View from the Wing
Watch Out for Non-Cancellable Hotel Rewards: Reader Got a Surprise $7000 Charge

A reader contacted me several weeks ago about a fairly traumatic situation. She had booked an award stay over the phone at the Andaz Papagayo in Costa Rica for the end... Read More

Michael W Travels
Win A Trip For Two To Nashville

The Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp. is giving away a trip for two to Nashville, Tennessee! The prize includes roundtrip airfare, a two-night hotel stay, an... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
DLD 251: Widget Wishes

A new neo takes flight and old routes reopen. Plus a fancy first class cabin and WOW might make a comeback after all. The post DLD 251: Widget Wishes appeared first on... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Etihad A330 Business Class Malé To Abu Dhabi

After a lovely stay at the Park Hyatt Maldives, it was time to head back home. Our first leg would be to Abu Dhabi aboard an A330-200 in business class. As a reminder,... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
EXOTENDEAL: Juneyao NEUE 787 Business Paris – Shanghai (Return): 1280 Euro

Mit der neuen Juneyao 787 Business von Paris nach Shanghai ... Read More

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