Live and Let's Fly
Next Up: Los Angeles to Frankfurt via Dubai in Emirates First Class

My next trip report will be a short one, covering my journey from Los Angeles to Frankfurt via Dubai in Emirates First Class onboard the A380 for both sectors. Whenever... Read More

Sam Chui
FARNBOROUGH: Airbus Beluga XL touches the sky for the first time

FARNBOROUGH: Airbus Beluga XL touches the sky for the first time The Airbus A330-743L Beluga XL has successfully performed its maiden flight! The aircraft departed... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amex Cash Magnet Card Review Earn 1.5% Cash Back Everywhere!

The American Express Cash Magnet™ Card has a new Welcome Offer where you can earn up to $250 back. Let’s take a look at this card’s benefits. Amex... Read More

Miles To Memories
Which Arrival Card is Right for You? The Premier with Waived Annual Fee or the Plus with a 60k Bonus Offer?

Barclaycard Comparison Arrival Plus or Arrival Premier The Barclaycard Arrival line of Credit Cards has received a lot of attention lately due to the release of The... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Malaysia Airlines Is Bringing Their A350 (With First Class Seats!) To Sydney

Malaysia Airlines operates a fleet of six new A350-900s. I find their A350 strategy fascinating, because each aircraft has a small first class cabin, using a modified... Read More

Sam Chui
FARNBOROUGH: Hi Fly Airbus A380 unveiled

FARNBOROUGH: Hi Fly Airbus A380 unveiled MSN 006, the first Airbus A380-800 for Hi Fly, registered as 9H-MIP, has been unveiled and showcased at the Farnborough Air... Read More

The Gate
In Memoriam: auh2o

FlyerTalk member auh2o had not posted any content on FlyerTalk since Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 7:24 in the evening Eastern Standard Time when he asked... Read More

TravelUpdate
Top 5 Countries I Want to Visit Next

The summer wanderlust is real. As temperatures rise, I want to just get on a plane and discover new places. For the past year I had been planning a trip to Asia for my... Read More

Miles To Memories
Discounted Gift Cards on eBay: Southwest, Airbnb, GameStop and More

There some new gift card deals on eBay that can net you some decent savings at several merchants. Take a look and see if any of these brands interest you. The post... Read More

Deals We Like
5 Hotels Where Purchasing IHG Points is Worth It

IHG is currently running a promotion where you’ll receive a 100% bonus on purchasing points through March 22, 2018. Related blog post. While I... Read More

View from the Wing
Lounges Leaving Priority Pass and Big Points Giveaway

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

Mestre das Milhas
Mastercard lança benefício para compras em lojas nos EUA

Reembolso em compras realizadas no país será automático para consumidores dos cartões Mastercard Black e Mastercard Platinum   A partir... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
DEAL: LOT Business Sofia – Singapur (Return): 1250 Euro

Mit der LOT Business von Sofia nach Singapur ... Read More

Michael W Travels
Win A Trip For Two To See Dave Matthews Band In Concert

Dreaming Tree Wines is giving away a trip for two to see Dave Matthews in concert in either the United States or Mexico! The prize includes airfare, hotel stay, concert... Read More

Live from a Lounge
United will fly Polaris-equipped Boeing 777-300ER to Mumbai

The United Polaris Newark to Mumbai flight takes off in October 2018, with the airline upgrading the Mumbai non-stop daily service to a Boeing 777-300ER on the back of... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
LASTMINUTE: Oneworld Business Dublin – New York (Return): 1240 Euro

Mit den Oneworld Airlines von Dublin nach New York ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Earn 10% eBay Bucks When You Buy or Sell

eBay has another 10% eBay Bucks deal available today for targeted accounts. This is the best eBay Bucks offer available, but this time around it’s even... Read More

One Mile at a Time
How To Check If TSA PreCheck & CLEAR Lanes Will Be Open (And Other TSA Considerations)

Between typical summer travel and TSA’s new regulations, airport security lines may be worse than ever. The airlines have been doing their part, sending emails... Read More

God Save The Points
Here’s How To Save On Trips To Europe…

Europe doesn’t have to break the bank… For travelers all around the world, Europe is one of the holy grail trips. Whether it’s pasta in Rome, tea in... Read More

Renés Points
Taking a loan for vacations? Concrete airline arrows? Delta service dog ban fight! Smaller airline bathrooms = more cash (for the airlines) and other travel news!

Taking a loan for vacations? Concrete airline arrows? Delta service dog ban fight! Smaller airline bathrooms = more cash (for the airlines) and other travel news!... Read More

Mommy Points
Ready, Set, Book: Low-Cost Airlines Extend Booking Windows to 2019

It is time to start checking out those early 2019 airline schedules as the major low-cost carriers such as Spirit and Frontier have now joined the traditional air... Read More

Sam Chui
Airbus order summary for the 2018 Farnborough International Air Show

Airbus order summary for the 2018 Farnborough International Air Show With the sales campaign now officially over for this year’s show, it’s time to wrap it... Read More

Miles To Memories
How to Easily Remove A Chase Account from Your Online Banking Login

Nothing bothers me more then needless clutter on my online accounts. I show you how to easily remove a Chase account online once you have closed it. The post How to... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Can You Redeem Miles For Air France First Class?

Air France offers a phenomenal first class product on their Boeing 777-300ERs. The last time I ranked the world's best first class products, Air France scored number one... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
How Africa’s Largest Airline Exercises Strategic Influence

We’ve seen many surprises at the Farnborough Airshow this week, including the birth of a new airline. But the politics behind it are even more interesting.... Read More

The Gate
Delta SkyMiles Weekly Award Sale July 19 2018: As Low as 14,000 SkyMiles Round Trip To or From Latin America and the Caribbean

Redeem as few as 14,000 SkyMiles for round-trip flights on Delta Air Lines — plus taxes and fees — for travel between the 48 contiguous United States and... Read More

Points With a Crew
JetBlue extends schedule to spring of 2019

jetBlue has opened up their booking window for an additional 6 weeks, now you can book tickets through spring of 2019! Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Loose ELT antenna impacts 2Ku deployments

Earlier this month EASA issued an Airworthiness Directive affecting certain of Gogo's 2Ku inflight connectivity installations. Air vortices created by the 2Ku radome... Read More

God Save The Points
Will Airlines Stop Allowing Us To Redeem Points On Partner Airlines?

Who doesn’t love a points & miles conspiracy theory? I have a conspiracy theory, and I don’t think I’m all that wrong. Airlines love a game of... Read More

God Save The Points
Review: The Brand New Marriott Surawongse – Bangkok, Thailand…

The Verdict90%The Final VerdictLocation88%Check In91%Rooms95%Facilities95%Food & Beverage87%Reader Rating 0 Votes0%At $150 a night, this is a steal… As I... Read More

Deals We Like
My First Canopy by Hilton Experience

Canopy is one of Hilton’s newest brands with only three hotels currently in their portfolio – Reykjavik City Centre, Washington, DC at The Wharf, and... Read More

View from the Wing
Buy IHG Rewards Club Points for as Little as Half a Cent

IHG Rewards Club - the loyalty program for Intercontinental, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn and related brands -- is offering a bonus up to 100% on purchased points through... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Le Meridien Dubai (Emirates Dubai Connect Hotel)

During our layover in Dubai we took advantage of Emirates' Dubai Connect program, where you can get a free hotel stay if your transit meets certain conditions. One of... Read More

Jeffsetter
Alaska Air Seattle Lounges Leaving Priority Pass

The Alaska Air Seattle lounges leaving Priority Pass was inevitable.  With never-ending crowding issues, even during my last visit two years ago, it was only a... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
50% RABATT bei Garuda Indonesia GarudaMiles Einlösungen

Garuda Indonesia bietet derzeit einen 50% Rabatt bei Meileneinlösungen an ... Read More

The Short Final
What You Need to Know About Marriott’s Senior Discount

My grandmom always says the best part about getting old is the discounts. She rides the bus/subway for free, gets senior citizen discounts at bookstores, and now... Read More

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