Frequent Miler
Travel without kill your spouse, get an award night opened, taking our bite of the pie and more

Could you re-pack everything you need in a sedan and move every 5 days? Could you do it with your spouse? For five years? In this week in review around the web, read... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Using a United RPU to Upgrade a Copa Flight – Guide

Using a United RPU (Regional Premier Upgrade) to Upgrade a Copa Flight ✅ Relatively easy process ✅ Full mileage credit, including PQM and PQD... Read More

View from the Wing
Boeing 737 Lost Cabin Pressure Friday Night, Passengers Bled Out Their Ears

Last night Ryanair flight 7312 from Dublin to Zadar, Croatia diverted to Frankfurt Hahn airport in Germany after it lost cabin pressure. The Boeing 737-800 had 189... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
The Best Fish I’ve Ever Had On An Airplane

Call me adventurous (or stupid), but I will often order fish on an airplane. This week’s Meal of the Week looks back to the best fish I’ve ever had on a... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Weekly Review: July 14, 2018

I'm spending a few weeks in the US visiting friends and family, though will be traveling again internationally starting in early August. I'm sorry for the delay in... Read More

Points With a Crew
4 things I don’t do now that I’m 40

The other day I was thinking through 4 things I don't do now that I'm 40 years old. If you'll forgive a post that is only tangentially travel related, I'm curious to... Read More

Miles To Memories
How I Got the 20% Off Amazon Deal to Work on a Non Targeted Account

I figured out a trick to get an account targeted for the 20% off Amazon deal when it wasn't working a few days ago The post How I Got the 20% Off Amazon Deal to Work on... Read More

Running with Miles
My Airline Elite Status Saved Me 20% On My Dinner Tonight

Do you know all the benefits your elite status or credit cards give you? Tonight, I saved 20% on our dinner, thanks to my airline elite status. This is just one of many... Read More

Monkey Miles
2 Amex Offers for 15k bonus points

I’ve said it before, I’m saying it now, and I’ll say it again…Amex Offers earns me enough in bonus points and statement credits to not only... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Train vs Plane – A bit of Airplane photography at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (Airplane Art Extra)

A bit of Airplane photography at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport – Train vs Plane! In this … comparison. Yes. Let’s call it a comparison. Train vs Plane?... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
EL AL Wants to Serve Economy Meals in Business Class

New Challenges as EL AL Israel Airlines Turns 70 As EL AL – Israel’s flag carrier – turns 70, the carrier has much to celebrate. EL AL ordered 16... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
MileagePlus Premier Status Match, Most Annoying Uber Driver, Southwest Stops Serving Peanuts

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

View from the Wing
American Airlines Changed a Rule to Make Domestic Award Tickets More Available

American has relaxed a rule that is causing more award space to show up. Traditionally a connection on a domestic award ticket had to be under 4 hours, with longer... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The Next 6 Credit Cards I Want To Apply For

A few days ago I shared the 21 credit cards that I have in my wallet right now. Overall I'm very happy with my card portfolio, and each of the cards serves a specific... Read More

Why You Might Prefer to Sit on the Right Side of the Plane

I always like to pick my seats for my flights.  I have a tendency to pick a seat on the RIGHT side of the plane, even if it may not always make sense. For example:... Read More

Miles To Memories
JetBlue Mint Review Airbus A321 (LAX-JFK)

JetBlue Mint Review Airbus A321 (LAX-JFK) Jetblue’s Mint is their version of business class. In fact, JetBlue is the only airline that offers lie-flat on every... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amazon Warehouse 20% Off For Prime

Amazon Prime Day starts July 16th at 3pm ET and will be a day and a half of what Amazon says will be epic deals! What travel gear are you hoping to score on... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Delta Plots ‘Pay With Miles’ Redemptions. Beginning of the End?

Delta Air Lines President Glen Hauenstein said something in this week’s quarterly earnings call that could send chills up the spine of points and miles travel... Read More

Running with Miles
New Deal: 20% Off Already Discounted Prices from Amazon Warehouse – Electronics, Travel, and Much More

Check out this new deal of 20% off already discounted prices from Amazon Warehouse in many categories. There are computers, tablets, travel gear, cameras, home... Read More

Miles To Memories
Two Gift Card Deals on Amazon Today – One Potential $$$ Maker with a Catch!

There are two sales today from Amazon for Destination Maternity and Children's Place. CP can be profitable for some resellers but proceed with caution! The post Two... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Video: Former Pakistani Prime Minister Arrested On Etihad Flight

Here's something you don't see every day. Former three time Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam were arrested last night at Lahore Airport... Read More

Travel With Grant
Is My Travel Destination Safe?

Have you ever wondered about the danger level in a destination you were visiting? Or how to protect yourself from health threats? Maybe you don’t focus on this... Read More

Michael W Travels
AirAsia Passenger Recorded Picking Skin Off Feet, Tossing It On Plane Floor

An AirAsia passenger was caught on tape doing something really disgusting during a flight. During a flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Hanoi, Vietnam, passenger Jade... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Best Western Artdeco Hotel Rome central city location

Best Western Rewards came out on top for best value points reward nights when I considered booking three hotel nights in Rome for June 2018. Best Western has 14 hotels... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Help Us Decide: Minsk Or Vilnius?

You guys always have great advice when it comes to anything travel related, so here it goes... Andrew and I are soon taking a trip to Europe -- we're flying Air Italy... Read More

Points With a Crew
4 ways I am making our first dream trip happen

After spending hours of searching online for award spaces, I am finally making our first dream trip happen, all thanks to miles and points! Find out how I do it. Read More

Live and Let's Fly
A New Airport Lounge With A Sauna

I’ve written about the sauna available inside the Finnair Lounge in Helsinki before. Now a second airport lounge, this one nearly 1,200 miles away, offers not just... Read More

Sam Chui
Philippine Airlines receives their first Airbus A350

Philippine Airlines receives their first Airbus A350 MSN 221, the first A350-900 for Philippine Airlines, has been delivered. The aircraft, registered RP-C3501, is the... Read More

Miles To Memories
20% Off Amazon Wharehouse Deals – TV’s, Computers, Luggage etc.

20% off Amazon Warehouse deals today for Prime Members. TV's, video games, computers, tools, lawn and garden etc. 29 categories in all are covered. The post 20% Off... Read More

The Short Final
What Is an Open Jaw and What Are The Benefits for Paid Tickets?

With all of the terms and acronyms that swirl around the “travel hacking” community, I understand how the whole process can be confusing and/or made more... Read More

View from the Wing
Airbus Fire Sale: Discounting New A220s Up to 72%, Hurry Buy Now

When aircraft manufacturers like Boeing or Airbus sell planes, media report the value of the orders based on 'list prices' but those are made up numbers. No one pays... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Delta Will Expand Premium Select Fleetwide by 2021

Delta Air Lines will expand the scope of it’s Premium Select premium economy service to include every wide-body aircraft within the next three years. Delta... Read More

Thalys First Class Review Cologne to Brussels

TL;DR As opposed to many other train First Class products, Thalys does offer a full meal service at your seat. Although this only applies to certain times of day, it is... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
DLD 201: Revealing the Airbus A220!

Bienvenue a Toulouse! We're in France this week to see the reveal of the brand new Airbus A220, formerly known as the CSeries. With the joint venture/purchase of the... Read More

Miles To Go
M2G 021: Hyatt's New Credit Card, Toy Story Land & $100 free on Amazon

Tune in to hear all about Hyatt's new credit card, an awesome AMEX promotion to get $100 free on Amazon and a sneak peek review of the new Toy Story Land! Listen Now

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