Michael W Travels
1,000 Miles Back For United MileagePlus Merchandise Awards

The majority of us earn miles and points to help see more of the world by traveling. However, many awards programs have portals where you can redeem miles and points for... Read More

Live from a Lounge
What Luxury Boutique Hotels can learn from Mandarin Oriental’s new Loyalty Program?

Fans of M.O. is Mandarin Oriental's exclusive recognition programme where guests enjoy privileges such as breakfast, pressing services, late check-out, etc right from... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Hotel Review: Four Seasons Mexico City

Points Miles & Martinis contributor Nicky shares his thoughts on the Four Seasons Mexico City after a recent visit. You can view his Flight Review:... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Are Laptop Sleeves Even Necessary in Backpacks?

Laptop sleeves in backpacks take up a huge amount of space and add weight. Has anyone asked if they are even necessary? The post Are Laptop Sleeves Even Necessary in... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
STYLE: SLS Beverly Hills – The Luxury Collection – Suite (Video)

Video Rundgang durch meine Suite im SLS Hollywood - The Luxury Collection ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Warning: Ebates Is Freezing Accounts & Clawing Back Office Depot In-Store Cashback for Visa Gift Cards

If you bought a lot of gift cards at Office Depot during a recent Ebates promotion, you may be in for a surprise when you login to your account... The post Warning:... Read More

View from the Wing
American Still Not Ready to Compete With Better Product on Transcons

Delta, JetBlue, and even United have expanded cross country flying with lie flat seats. For months American has been expected to do this too. Back in March American... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
URGENTE: São Paulo a Nova York por 760 reais já com taxas

O leitor Pedro Castro nos enviou um alerta sobre essa passagem que ele encontrou no Submarino Viagens, de São Paulo para Nova York por 760 Reais com a COPA... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Smiles apresenta nova funcionalidade de busca

Até que enfim o Smiles finalmente lançou a busca mês a mês, que por enquanto só está disponível para voos GOL, e logo mais... Read More

The Gate
Save Up to 15 Percent Across Canada Summer 2018 With Starwood

From cosmopolitan cities to unmatched natural landscapes, Canada has a lot to offer its visitors — and during the Summer Escapes Across Canada sale, you can save... Read More

God Save The Points
Norwegian Offering $149 New York To Amsterdam Flights…

Who doesn’t love Amsterdam? Grab your favorite backpack and your best carry on bag – because Amsterdam is just $149 bucks away. The city of endless canals,... Read More

Miles To Memories
The Best No Annual Fee Card from Every Bank

Here is my list of the best no annual fee card from every bank. This list only pertains to personal cards. These are all excellent downgrade options as well. The post... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American Brings Free Booze To Main Cabin Extra, Sends Self-Upgraders To Back Of Plane

As I first wrote about in January, American was planning some improvements to Main Cabin Extra, which is their extra legroom economy section. Specifically, with these... Read More

Running with Miles
Over 400,000 Runners Entered the 2019 London Marathon Lottery!

The 2019 London Marathon lottery has closed but it set a new record with over 400,000 runners signing up for it! Find out some of the reasons people love the London... Read More

God Save The Points
Cathay Pacific Devalues Great Points Redemptions With AsiaMiles…

Yes, that word. Again… If there’s one word every savvy traveler knows and hates, it’s devaluation. As officially defined, devaluation is “the... Read More

Frequent Miler
Citi Prestige trip delay devaluation: from 3 hours to 6 hours

A reader reports receiving a pop-up notification when logging into her Citi account with bad news: Citi Prestige Trip Delay coverage is changing from a 3 hour... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
A Special Look at WOW air’s A330 before the inaugural DFW-KEF flight!

WOW air is now flying nonstop from DFW to Iceland! Allow me to show you around the jet so you know what to expect. Click through to see the great pictures of this... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Virgin Atlantic Wins Where Other Airlines Fail — Including Supersonic Flight

Virgin Atlantic is my pick for world’s best airline, hands down, no close challengers. Before you start commenting about Q-Suites, reverse herringbone blah blah... Read More

Points With a Crew
Get Total Rewards Diamond status match for 4 free nights at Atlantis Bahamas

Caesar's Entertainment is offering 2018 Total Rewards Diamond Status Match, which means a free four-night stay at Atlantis Bahamas. Find out how you can get match to... Read More

God Save The Points
Hot Deal: $380+ West Coast USA To Hong Kong – Round Trip On Airbus A350…

It like… reduces jet lag and stuff. Hong Kong Airlines is the new kid on the block for U.S. – Asia flights. And like most new kids on the block looking to... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Creative Ways To Buy Alaska & American Miles For Cheap

A few days ago I wrote about how Starwood's 35% discount on purchased Starpoints expires on May 31, 2018. Starwood ordinarily charges 3.5 cents per purchased... Read More

View from the Wing
New Rules Coming to Allow Supersonic Flights, London in 3 Hours and Tokyo in 5

Fifteen years ago frequent flyers took advantage of an amazing deal to fly the Concorde for ~ $1100 roundtrip. But there's no more Concorde, no more supersonic, and the... Read More

Angelina Travels
Wyndham Rewards Ends Auctions in Preparation of a New Experiential Platform

Rarely do I ever encourage people to redeem points and miles on “things”, but sometimes you can find an amazing experience at such an incredible value. For... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Malaysia Airlines A350 First Class Kuala Lumpur to Tokyo

Malaysia Airlines offers an excellent and intimate first class product aboard its new A350. I immensely enjoyed my redeye flight from Kuala Lumpur to Tokyo Narita. While... Read More

Mommy Points
Is Southwest EarlyBird Check-In Worth It?

For $15 you can pay Southwest Airlines to check you into your flight 36 hours before departure via their EarlyBird Check-in program. By doing this you will hopefully... Read More

TravelUpdate
Top 10 National Parks in America

Often called "America's Best Idea" the US National Park Service manages 60 designated National Parks from Hawaii to Maine, Florida, and Alaska. National Parks are more... Read More

God Save The Points
How Travelers Get Ripped Off Buying Foreign Currency…

Travelers lose over 5,000 bucks a lifetime to this pitfall… If you’ve ever been to the airport, you’ve undoubtedly seen one of those big inviting... Read More

Monkey Miles
Ends Today: United Mystery Bonus – check yours

SURPRISE! Another United Flash Sale United, historically, has had several point sales a year, but in 2018, they’ve been consistently targeting members with... Read More

Running with Miles
Delta Mechanical Failures Delay Yankees Overnight – Twice

The Delta charter for the New York Yankees has had mechanical delays twice in the last week that caused overnight delays. One of the delays caused the Yankee team to... Read More

Cariverga
Апгрейд в бизнес-класс МАУ от 49$!

В мае и июне МАУ предлагает... Read More

View from the Wing
Delta is Launching a Flight to India — and Obi Wan Kenobi Tells You Why

Delta announced that they will fly to Mumbai, India next year. They haven't said where they'll fly from, but presumably it'll be Atlanta where they can muster plenty of... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop from the U.S. in 2019

Delta Mumbai nonstop flights will resume in 2019 with the airline today confirming their intention to fly the route again next year. A detailed route timing announcement... Read More

Miles To Memories
Chase AARP Card, $200 Bonus Plus 3% on Gas and Restaurants

The card comes with a $200 bonus plus it earns 3% cash back rewards on restaurant and gas purchases. The post Chase AARP Card, $200 Bonus Plus 3% on Gas and... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Easy & Simple Credit Card Tips for the “Less Educated” Family & Friends

I’m sure we’d all agree that credit card companies have a lot of rules. And I have some rules, too. My number one rule in this credit card and miles/points... Read More

Travel With Grant
Purchase Hilton Honors Points – 100% Bonus (Expires June 7)

What’s the best way to earn hotel loyalty points? There are as many answers to that question as there are hotel chains! So when people ask me that question, here's... Read More

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