Delta unveils new seats on new Airbus A350 & sets routes

We’re getting close to the commercial launch of Delta’s first Airbus A350 wide-body, and the carrier has unveiled more of its route plans for the new... Read More

Running with Miles
Credit Card Review: USAA Cashback Rewards Plus

This card has become a permanent fixture in my rotation. If you can get this card, should it be in yours? The post Credit Card Review: USAA Cashback Rewards Plus... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Delta Announces Their First A350 Route Out Of Atlanta

Earlier I wrote about how Delta announced two additional A350 routes out of Detroit Airport. With those additions, Delta has now announced their first five A350 routes,... Read More

Miles To Memories
IHG Priceless Experiences Promotion, Get $100 Gift Card with Two Stays

IHG sent out an email earlier with a new Priceless Experiences promotion that can get you a gift card and some bonus points. Read More

One Mile at a Time
Booked: Thai Business Class, Malaysia Business Class & Cathay Dragon First Class

As I first wrote about earlier in the month, Tiffany and I are headed to Beijing in February thanks to a reasonably priced business class fare on Delta. We were able to... Read More

Travel With Grant
American Airlines Business Extra: Don’t Forget to Double Dip on your AA Flights

Do you know that American Airlines has another mileage earning program besides its Advantage Mileage Program? So, yes, you earn miles in both programs. I joined it years... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Malaysia Airlines’ CEO Explains Why He Quit

Yesterday it was announced that Malaysia Airlines' CEO would be stepping down from his position at the company, and moving back to Ireland to become the COO of Ryanair.... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Free Soup Today! No Purchase Necessary

 Via Schlotsky’s Facebook page, you can score a free bowl of soup, including our fan favorites Potato Bacon or Broccoli Cheese!* No purchase necessary!... Read More

The Gate
Can You Avoid Encounters With Bed Bugs Aboard Airplanes?

In this article from January of 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the United States states that “Everyone is at risk for getting bed bugs... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Lufthansa First Class Terminal Frankfurt

The Lufthansa First Class Terminal in Frankfurt remains one of the best first class lounges in the world. Although not intended for arriving longhaul passengers, the... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
ACHTUNG beim Iberia Status Match

Iberia hat einen großzügigen Status Match aufgelegt, macht aber jetzt auf eigenwillig ... Read More

View from the Wing
Dumpster Fire Airline Alitalia to Expire Everyone’s Miles Unless They Take 4 New Flights

Some programs have expiring miles. For instance, miles earned today will expire in 3 years if unused. Other programs have expiring accounts. You account becomes... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Earn 120K+ American Miles With 2 Credit Card Sign-Ups

Citi has increased the sign-up bonuses on their co-branded AAdvantage credit cards for a limited time, to 60,000 bonus miles upon completing minimum spend. I don't... Read More

Points With a Crew
Get (at least) 10,000 Delta Skymiles by adding Authorized Users

Last week we learned about a bonus for adding authorized users to your Hilton cards with American Express. Now it looks like a similar bonus exists for Delta cards. ... Read More

Passport needed for domestic travel? Come on!

For nearly a decade, the Transportation Security Administration has been advising states that the IDs they issue – mainly driver’s licenses – must be... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Delta Announces A350 Flights To Amsterdam & Shanghai

Later this month Delta will inaugurate international service with their A350. The airline has 25 Airbus A350s on order, which they'll be taking delivery of through 2022.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Extended: 30% Transfer Bonus From SPG To AAdvantage

In early September I wrote about how there was a 30% bonus when you convert Starpoints into American AAdvantage miles. That offer was supposed to be available through... Read More

Miles To Memories
New 8% eBay Bucks Bonus Offer For Buyers and Sellers

Earn 8% in eBay Bucks on every qualifying item when you buy, or earn 8% on the value of the items you sell. No minimum purchase/sale amount. Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Delta A350 Routes to Asia and Europe Announced

Delta’s A350 aircraft launches service on October 30, 2017 with service from Detroit (DTW) to Tokyo Nartia (NRT), however the airline announced some other routes... Read More

Running with Miles
[Offer Extended] SPG Transfer Bonus to AA – But the Alternative Is Better

The SPG transfer bonus to AA has been extended. But, depending on how many points you want to transfer, there is a better alternative for your Starpoints! The post... Read More

Mommy Points
Over 150 Cities on January American Reduced Mileage Awards List!

A very valuable discount that is available to those who hold one of the American Airlines Citi or Barclaycard co-branded credit cards is a discount of up... Read More

S7 bietet Statusmatch für airberlin Topbonus Kunden – sogar einen echten Match

Es war fast zu erwarten. Nach dem Austritt der airberlin aus der oneworld Allianz (hier nachlesen) fallen die Statusvorteile weg. Wer also ab dem 28. 10. 2017 mit einem... Read More

2 Airport Employees Dismissed, 1 Suspended Due to David Dao Incident

The David Dao incident on a United Airlines flight occurred back in April 2017. It took over 6 months before we find out the consequences to the employees.... Read More

Deals We Like
Tips to Maximizing the Starwood Amex Offer! $60 Statement Credit PER American Express Card!

Yesterday I wrote again about the Starwood Amex Offer where you can receive a $60 statement credit with a $300 or more transaction at a Starwood hotel. This is an... Read More

Michael W Travels
Earn An Easy 2,500 Club Carlson Points- Targeted

US Bank sent out an offer yesterday where I can earn an easy 2,500 bonus Club Carlson points. To earn the bonus, all I need to do is set up an automatic payment with... Read More

God Save The Points
What To Know Before Visiting Tokyo (And Japan)…

It’s amazing (drops mic, walks off). All kidding aside, Japan is just that- it’s amazing. It’s one of the few cities on earth where no matter how many... Read More

View from the Wing
Easy: 180,500 American Miles from 3 Credit Cards

We know that American Airlines is below expected credit card signups this year. They have two different banks issuing American Airlines co-brand credit cards and both... Read More

Miles To Memories
NEW CARD OFFER: Capital One Savor Card – Is It Worth Considering?

Capital One Savor Card Details and Review Capital One just released a new credit card product, the Savor card.  The Savor card earns cash back and comes with no... Read More

Hotel Review: SpringHill Suites Los Angeles LAX/Manhattan Beach

My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting. Highlights Lobby & Check-in... Read More

Waikiki Parc Hotel Renovation Still a Go

A couple of years ago the Halekulani Corp. revealed plans to renovate its budget-friendly property.  But the project never began, with no explanation given. ... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
The Godfather of the Airline Industry

Freddie Laker. Richard Branson. William Franke? Although not a household name, William “Bill” Franke is the man we can thank for the ultra-low-carrier model... Read More

View from the Wing
American Airlines Checked Baggage Fees Vary Based on the Meaning of Words

When President Clinton testified in front of a grand jury he suggested that his truthfulness depended on the meaning of the word 'is'. Precise words matter in a... Read More

Running with Miles
Great Amex Offer for Savings on Oakley

Use your American Express card to get up to 20% back on Oakley sunglasses and apparel. There are some great deals to be had so check them out! The post Great Amex Offer... Read More

God Save The Points
Review: The Hilton Schipol Airport- Amsterdam, Netherlands…

The VerdictUnmatched location and convenience.Above average bar, great cocktails. Modern, efficient rooms. Length check in queues. 88%The Verdict By The Numbers.... Read More

Die beste Kreditkarte für zukünftige Eurowings Vielflieger?

So langsam müssen wir wohl der Realität ins Auge blicken, airberlin beendet ja bekanntlich den Geschäftsbetrieb ab dem 28.10.2017 und tritt damit aus der... Read More

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