Jeffsetter
Review: The Club at SEA – South Satellite

At the end of my time in the Emerald City, I flew home with my sister-in-law.  And to kill time at the airport, we checked out The Club at SEA. On my last day in... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Sun Country Slashes Workforce in Minneapolis

Sun County Airlines will outsource 20% of its workforce, announcing it will layoff 350 ground workers at Minneapolis-St. Paul (MSP). These positions... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
AUSGEZEICHNET: Singapore Business Istanbul – Asien (Return): 1500 Euro

Mit Singapore Airlines Business um ca. 1 500 Euro von Istanbul nach Asien ... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Starwood Deals Up To 35% Off

Starwood released this week’s SPG Hot Escapes today, where you can save a bunch on upcoming hotel stays. Every week, they offer savings at select... Read More

God Save The Points
A 360° Tour Of Qatar Airways New Airbus A350-1000…

Yesterday we were on hand in Toulouse for the unveiling of Qatar Airways brand new Airbus A350-1000, the newest most state of the art plane in the world. From the modern... Read More

God Save The Points
Star Alliance Investing In Passenger Friendly Changes Using Technology…

It’s not often we get to say the word passenger and friendly next to each other, so let us savor this moment. All travelers are creatures of habit, with favorite... Read More

View from the Wing
American Will Start Charging for ViaSat Satellite Internet Next Month

ViaSat internet has been free. They've been working out kinks since the beginning. On the inaugural 737 MAX flight at the end of November ViaSat internet simply didn't... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Uber Express POOL: Uber’s Lowest Cost Option Yet

Over the years Uber has been testing out all kinds of things in hopes of even further increasing market share. A few years back Uber introduced UberPOOL, which is... Read More

TravelUpdate
What Might Change If British Airways Cap Club Europe?

British Airways are planning to increase capacity on their short haul aircraft and Head for Points are reporting there will be a cap on Club Europe seating. This is... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Review: Club Aspire Lounge London Heathrow (LHR) Terminal 3

On a recent trip to London, I had the chance to check out the Club Aspire lounge at LHR Terminal 3. This lounge is relatively new and accessible via Priority Pass (in... Read More

Voyage Avance
Lounge review : Sapporo New Chitose airport(CTS) ANA Lounge(domestic)

I visited the ANA lounge(domestic) in Sapporo New Chito... 投稿 Lounge review : Sapporo New Chitose airport(CTS) ANA Lounge(domestic) は Voyage... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Air Canada Introduces Basic Economy Fares

Delta introduced basic economy fares in 2012, and then last year we saw both American and United introduce these fares. When Delta first introduced basic economy it was... Read More

Travel Codex
What to Expect on Your Next International Flight with American Airlines in 2018

American Airlines has chartered through several impressive years of growth following its exit from Chapter 11 Bankruptcy and merger with US Airways in 2013. This summer,... Read More

Frequent Miler
Top 4 Ways to Manufacture Marriott Platinum status

Last week, my Marriott Rewards Gold Elite membership kit arrived in the mail.  You’d think I’d be happy to see it, but not at all.  For the past... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Business Travel At Its Best: The Anatomy Of A Flight Delay

I've dealt with plenty of flight delays. I figured it might be worth writing a few hundred words about a recent flight delay on a business trip. It turned into 1000. ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
SEHR GUT: Oneworld Business Deutschland – USA (Return): 1250 Euro

Mit Flug und Hotel Angeboten lassen sich gerade sehr schön Oneworld Business Flüge von Deutschland in die USA buchen ... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Eurostar runs a preview service to Amsterdam, tickets on sale THURSDAY

In advance of the launch of the direct Eurostar service between London St Pancras and Amsterdam Centraal, the company ran a preview service between the two cities on... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
IHG Punkte-Sale mit PointBreaks kombinieren!

Wie ich vor ein paar Wochen geschrieben habe, sind im Rahmen der IHG PointBreaks noch bis zum 30.04.2018 ausgewählte IHG-Hotels (Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza,... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
IHG expansion plans new upscale and luxury brands

InterContinental Hotels Group plans to grow with a new brand, as yet to be named, focused on the conversion of upscale hotels into IHG’s family of hotel brands.... Read More

The Gate
Air Canada Joins the Basic Economy Bandwagon

Air Canada has introduced basic economy fares earlier today, Tuesday, February 20, 2018, which — for the most part — emulate those of its brethren which are... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
SAS $125 one way ARN, CPH, OSL to Austin SXSW March 12

Scandinavian Airlines has special flights on March 8 and March 12 to Austin’s SXSW Festival with $125 one way ticket prices from Stockholm nonstop and Oslo via... Read More

Monkey Miles
Quick update: Earning 5x points paying a friend with Apple Pay

Chase Freedom is offering a quarterly 5x bonus with Apple Pay, Chase Pay, Samsung Pay, etc. What’s great is that Apple has made it super simple to pay your friends... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Earn 71k Bonus Points for 3 IHG Rewards Club stays: 1000 points just to register

IHG Rewards Club is offering 71K points for 3 stays all through 2018. This a fantastic promotion with no booking deadlines and you get 1000 points just to register. The... Read More

Cariverga
Обзор: Private Room, Сингапур

Обзор Private Room - эксклюзивного... Read More

Frequent Miler
Marriott Best Rate Guarantee Now Offers 5,000 Points Or 25% Off

The Marriott Best Rate Guarantee (aka their Look No Further Guarantee) used to only offer 25% off the matching rate. They’ve now introduced an additional option... Read More

Points With a Crew
Get CLEAR for FREE -3 months trial

Want to speed through security at the airport? CLEAR is another way to enhance traveler experience, and you can try CLEAR for free for 3 months. Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Submarino Viagens tem super promoção e vende NY por 1.800 Reais com hospedagem inclusa

Pessoal, o Submarino Viagens está com uma promoção incrível, o Sub Zero. É possível encontrar uma passagem de ida e volta a... Read More

Michael W Travels
Woman Yells At Baby On Flight- Suspended From Job, Free White Castle, 25,000 Hyatt Points Bonus Offer, 10,000 IHG Bonus Points Offer, Woman Climbs Into X-Ray Machine, The Rehash!

The Michael W Travels family is currently in Cyprus. We’ve had a great time so far and the only real negative is that we don’t have more time to explore the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Amex Offers: Save $60 On A $300+ Kimpton Stay

There has never been a more rewarding time to stay at a Kimpton property. For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most... Read More

View from the Wing
Woman Kicked Off Flight Because She Had Cramps From Her Period

Airlines don’t want passengers onboard who will spread disease or cause a diversion. Flight crew aren’t always best-positioned to judge this, but... Read More

Mommy Points
New Perk: Earn 5% Back at Whole Foods With Amazon Prime Rewards Visa

Via a just-announced perk, the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa will now award Amazon Prime cardholders 5% back for Whole Foods purchases with no limits. Combined with the 5%... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Iberia’s first A350 sports a new radome

This week's edition of "What's under that radome?" comes to us from Toulouse, where Iberia's first A350-900 broke cover. The carrier shared a few photos on Twitter and... Read More

Monkey Miles
Review: Japan Airlines First Class 777-300ER Tokyo to Los Angeles

Japan Airlines First Class is one of the best ways to cross the Pacific I’d planned a surprise weekend trip to Tokyo for my girlfriend last fall and wanted each... Read More

Miles To Memories
$10 Off $100 in Select Gift Cards at Office Depot/Max: Info & How to Maximize

Office Depot and OfficeMax have a new deal on third party gift cards. The offer gets you a 10% discount and you can stack it with rewards and Visa SavingsEdge.  Read More

One Mile at a Time
The Amazon Credit Card Now Offers 5% Back At Whole Foods

While I use Amazon to buy just about everything, I've never been terribly interested in their co-branded credit card. Specifically, up until now the Amazon Prime Rewards... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Armenia Marriott Hotel Yerevan

I was spending just over two days in Yerevan, as my flight arrived at around 1AM, and was scheduled to leave at around 3AM two days later. As a result I decided to book... Read More

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