Live and Let's Fly
Serial Stowaway Marilyn Hartman Strikes Again!

Serial stowaway and folk hero Marilyn Hartman is losing her touch. She didn’t even make it past the TSA checkpoint in her latest caper. I’m just going out on... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Southwest Airlines Changes: New Companion Pass Requirements, Points No Longer Expire

Southwest Airlines has just announced some significant changes to their Rapid Rewards program, including a policy change on their points expiration, and also an increase... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Swiss resumes A220 operations

It’s been a couple of days – but it seems Swiss have brought their Airbus A220 fleet on-stream again after grounding the fleet for inspections. Swiss Airbus... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Alliance Air goes international, launching flights between Chennai & Jaffna

Alliance Air, the regional carrier for Air India, just launched their maiden international flight, connecting Jaffna in Sri Lanka with Chennai. The post Alliance Air... Read More

Running with Miles
New Requirement for the Southwest Companion Pass in 2020

The requirement for the Southwest Companion Pass in 2020 and beyond is changing. But, it is definitely not as bad as it could be so check it out. The post New... Read More

View from the Wing
Big Changes to Southwest Rapid Rewards: Tougher Companion Pass, No Points Expiration

Southwest Airlines is eliminating expiration of points, raising the requirements for the Companion Pass, and announcing that starting in 2021 they'll collect any changes... Read More

Travel Codex
Delta SkyMiles Select Can Offer Some Value

Yesterday, I received an e-mail introducing the Delta SkyMiles Select program.  Delta loves to “bundle” goodies at an alleged “discount”,... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
Promoção Livelo – Até 40% de Desconto na Compra de Pontos

Vamos comprar pontos com desconto??? A Livelo está de volta com outra promoção de venda de pontos com até 40% de desconto. Veja como o... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Airbus’ Surprising Plan For Operating World’s Longest Flight

A couple of months ago there were rumors of Airbus developing the A350-1000ULR, though it looks like the aircraft manufacturer has a different plan. Qantas wants to... Read More

Milhas e Destinos
O futuro do Smiles, TudoAzul, LATAM Pass e outros

Gente, mais uma vez, a comunidade Milhas e Destinos é privilegiada com um super post do Carlos. Espero que vocês curtam tanto o quanto curti! Ah, e o post... Read More

Frequent Miler
Vote for your favorite 40K to Far Away trip!

It’s time to vote!  Who won the 40K to Far Away challenge?  You’ll find the voting poll at the bottom of this post.  Voting will remain open... Read More

Travel After Five
Jey&em ONE Suitcase Review

If you are looking for a suitcase offering an innovative way to travel, look no further than the Jey&em ONE. Featuring snap-on laptop cases, secure TSA-locks, and a... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Istanbul Airport Finally Gets Priority Pass Lounge

The new Istanbul Airport opened earlier this year, and it represents quite a change over the old Istanbul Ataturk Airport. The airport is beautiful, but also absolutely... Read More

Milhas e Destinos
Asiana vai inaugurar rota Seoul – Lisboa

A Asiana, a segunda maior transportadora aérea comercial da Coreia do Sul, vai inaugurar a rota Seoul – Lisboa a partir do dia 28 de outubro. A nova rota... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Warum der Beitrag zu NO-SHOW Italien Business / First Sale offline ist!

Warum der Beitrag zu No-show beim Business / First Sale offline ist ... Read More

Travel With Massi
New York – Paris nur 11.000 Meilen + 60€ mit der Flying Blue Promo Rewards Special Edition

Jeden Monat veröffentlicht Air France-KLM mit den Flying Blue Promo Rewards eine Auswahl reduzierter Meilentickets zu wechselnden Zielen. Doch mehrmals pro... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Alaska Air fixes the award chart, eliminating Asian sweetspots

Alaska Airlines has quietly gone ahead and updated their award chart, fixing some glaring sweet spots that existed earlier. Here are the details. The post Alaska Air... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Swissôtel Jakarta PIK Avenue Opens in Jakarta – Accor’s First Premium Brand Presence in Jakarta

Swissôtel Jakarta PIK Avenue is the newest premium hotel to open with Jakarta. Take advantage of its special opening rates from just IDR 1,488,000 nett per night... Read More

Sam Chui
Singapore Airlines Krisflyer Spotaneous Escape Promotion – October 2019

Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer has just published their latest Spontaneous Escapes for November 2019, covering over 40 destinations. Redeem Krisflyer miles... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
TRIP REPORT: Summer Premium Adventures – Exploring some of Bangkok’s Famous Wats

Exploring some of Bangkok’s Famous Wats Summer Premium Adventures In this Summer Premium Adventure (Warning: Long!) In the Summertime when the weather is... Read More

The Gate
Sex and the Airline: Gender Neutrality

In an attempt to include passengers and customers who do not identify themselves as either male or female and as part of its commitment to respect gender identity,... Read More

UPDATED: Visa Turis Arab Saudi Kini Bisa Diajukan Oleh Pemegang Visa Schengen & Amerika Serikat

Kabar baik bagi Anda yang memiliki rencana mengunjungi Arab Saudi dalam rangka turisme. Jika sebelumnya Warga Negara Indonesia (WNI) tidak bisa mengajukan e-visa Arab... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Emirates Rolls Out Winter Recess and Year-end Holiday Fares (from SGD 569) – Book by 29 October 2019, Travel by 31 March 2020

Last-minute travel deals on Emirates from SGD 569 and SGD 3,049 in Economy Class and Business Class respectively - book by 29 October 2019 to enjoy these rates! Read More

Sam Chui
United New Premier Status Requirements for 2020

Last month, United Airlines published a new cabin upgrade system. While that change was fairly positive, United made some challenging changes on how to earn MileagePlus... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Poor People’s Medallion Status with SkyMiles Select

Delta has launched their newest program called SkyMiles Select, or as other’s are calling “Poor People’s Medallion Status”. Essentially for those... Read More

Распродажа миль Miles&Smiles с бонусом до 50%

До 26 октября мили Miles&Smiles можно... Read More

Michael W Travels
Earn 1,000 Bonus Marriott Bonvoy Points For Dining Out

Dining programs can be a great way to earn some extra bonus miles and points. They’re also a good option to earn points to extend the expiration dates on some... Read More

Travel Codex
Delta’s New SkyMiles Select Membership: Just Another Up-Sell Attempt

Most major airlines have started offering a premium economy option on domestic flights. For a few extra bucks (or with a complimentary elite upgrade) you can enjoy extra... Read More

View from the Wing
16 Things to Know About Getting Approved for Rewards Credit Cards

I'm incredibly fortunate to have earned millions of miles with credit cards. The products and bank issuer policies -- and best strategies -- are constantly changing. If... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Am I An Influencer? Jeesh, I Hope Not

While browsing online I’ll often see someone described as an “influencer.” My immediate image is of someone traveling around the world with an... Read More

One Mile at a Time
NEW Amex Business Edge Credit Card Launches In Canada

American Express is expanding their offerings in Canada as of today with a new credit card (not a charge card!) geared towards small business owners. Like the American... Read More

The Gate
As Low as 10,000 SkyMiles Round Trip Within the 48 United States: Delta Award Sale October 16 2019

Redeem as few as 10,000 SkyMiles for round-trip flights on Delta Air Lines — plus taxes and fees — for travel seated in the economy class cabin on select... Read More

View from the Wing
Southwest Working to Revamp Its Boarding Process

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

Renés Points
Is Delta SkyMiles Select Worth the $59? Are There Better Options?

Delta Air Lines debuted “SkyMiles Select,” an intriguing option allowing non-Medallions and non-Delta Amex cardholders “priority” boarding and... Read More

New amenity brings a bit of royalty to Brussels Airlines business class

Want to feel a bit more royal in the air? Business class passengers on Brussels Airlines intercontinental flights can, thanks to new amenity kits. The airline is... Read More

One Mile at a Time
New $59 Annual Delta SkyMiles Select Program

Delta has just rolled out an interesting new program, called SkyMiles Select. This is a $59 bundle of travel benefits for SkyMiles members that's described as having a... Read More

Frequent Miler
15 Reasons Stephen Should Win The #40kFaraway Challenge

So after 14 days of travel, my 40k To Far Away adventure finally came to an end last night. I might have technically traveled the shortest distance, but by a bunch of... Read More

Miles To Memories
New Amex Offers – Save at Supermarkets, JCrew and Bed Bath & Beyond

You can net some savings or extra points at Supermarkets, JCrew and Bed Bath & Beyond. The post New Amex Offers – Save at Supermarkets, JCrew and Bed Bath... Read More

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