Canadian Kilometers
Summary of the Combined Starwood/Marriott Program

Back in April, Marriott and Starwood revealed their new consolidated rewards program. There are a ton of changes which you can see on their dedicated site. I’m... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Spot the Snow Leopard, Use Internet Explorer for Iberia, A Bit of a Nut Case

Hacks, travels, events, and ideas from the world and the world of travel. My daily take on what's new and thought-provoking. The post Spot the Snow Leopard, Use Internet... Read More

View from the Wing
American Airlines Says 767s Will Go to the East Coast to Retire

Back in March American Airlines Chairman Doug Parker described the Boeing 767 as a bad customer experience and suggested they needed to retire the aircraft sooner. ... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Addtional 400 Chope-Dollars per Reservation for KrisFlyer Members – Book by 31 July, Dine by 31 August

KrisFlyer members are able to earn 400 bonus Chope-Dollars on top of base earnings per reservation (for the next two reservations) when they reserve and dine between... Read More

Mommy Points
Three and Potty Trained: When Traveling With a Kid Gets Easier

Any parent who has traveled with a little one has probably asked themselves in a fit of exhaustion, when does it get easier? Well, this question has an actual answer.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American Airlines Management Layoffs Are Coming

American Airlines CEO Doug Parker and President Robert Isom have sent out a letter to American employees today announcing upcoming layoffs. This comes nearly five years... Read More

Points With a Crew
Alaska Sale – Hawaii and more on sale as low as $49

It's time for another Alaska fare sale with one way fares to Hawaii and other destinations as low as $49. You can find details here, and this sale is good through June... Read More

Miles To Memories
Hurry!!! Dirt Cheap (31k SkyMiles) Delta Round Trip First Class Flights to Mexico & Caribbean

Delta SkyMiles: 31K First Class Round Trip There’s a crazy good Delta award sale on flights to Mexico and some Caribbean Islands from several airports. Round trips... Read More

View from the Wing
Flying on Separate Tickets? On American You’re Still Protected if Flights Go Wrong

It's usually risky to fly one itinerary on separate tickets. That's because when you're on one ticket, if you face a flight delay or cancellation the airline... Read More

Angelina Travels
Project Aloft Star: Catch Acoustic Performances from Emerging Artists This Summer at Aloft Hotels

Many of the major hotel loyalty programs we know and love are realizing that their members also enjoy and find value in using points for experiences aside from the... Read More

View from the Wing
Coach Passengers Hand Money to Beggar on Qatar Airways Flight

A man onboard a Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Shiraz, Iran wouldn’t sit down despite requests from flight attendants — because he was too busy begging.... Read More

The Gate
California to Divide Into Three States?

If you want to travel to California in the future, you might have to decide which one, as a ballot initiative to give all Californians the opportunity to vote to divide... Read More

The Travelers Club
Delta installe sa nouvelle Business à bord de ses Boeing 777 !

Le produit n’est pas inconnu pour les voyageurs assidus : Delta Air Lines avait déjà présenté l’an passé sa nouvelle... Read More

One Mile at a Time
JetBlue Co-Founder Planning To Start US Airline Using Bombardier CS300 Aircraft

While many of the exciting innovations in aircraft technology have centered around new widebody models, like the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and Airbus A350, there have also... Read More

View from the Wing
Management Layoffs Coming at American Airlines

When American Airlines and US Airways merged four and a half years ago many legacy American Airlines executives departed. Several management level staff that were... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Did a United Flight Attendant Attack A Travel Writer On Twitter? – Editorial

If reporting by longtime travel guru Gary Leff is accurate (I have a sneaking suspicion it is), a United Airlines flight attendant was caught Sunday leveling a... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
FLASHSALE: British Airways / American Business Amsterdam – San Francisco (Return): 1430 Euro / Hawaii: 1680 Euro

American Airlines und British Airways bieten gerade einen Flash Sale an die Westküste und Hawaii an ... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Where To Stay and Eat, What To Do In Florence and Tuscany, Italy

For travelers on their first trip to Italy, the highlights are often the Tuscan cities of Florence, Pisa, Siena and then one or two small hill towns. Those returning... Read More

View from the Wing
American Airlines Sued For Failing to Return Leased Aircraft

Keeping track of aircraft is hard. Three years ago American Airlines flew the wrong plane to Hawaii. The aircraft they flew wasn’t certified for extended overwater... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Tonight 6/19: Seattle Miles and Points Meetup

Join travel miles collectors and world travelers for a meetup in Seattle at Cask & Trotter on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 from 5-8 pm. The post Tonight 6/19: Seattle... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Is The End Finally Here For Baltia, America’s Oldest Imaginary Airline?

Could America's oldest "startup airline" finally be coming to an end? It looks like it. For those of you not familiar with Baltia & USGlobal Airways, I've been... Read More

Monkey Miles
How I’m flying United’s New Polaris Business Class to Israel and Qatar QSuites back via Jordan/Qatar

A trip to the Holy Land has been at the top of my family’s bucket list for my entire life. Next year, barring any high risk security threats, we are going to take... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Flights To Hawaii From $338 RT

Alaska Airlines is offering nice deals from the West Coast to Hawaii right now starting at only $338 roundtrip. If you are planning a trip to Hawaii, check out this sale... Read More

Miles To Memories
Two Day Promotion, Earn Up to 8% eBay Bucks

eBay has another eBay Bucks offer available today for targeted accounts. It's a two day promotion that could earn your extra eBay Bucks on your eBay shopping. The... Read More

30 Minute Connection? How Fast Should You Walk?

I was flying from Montana back to Arizona for the last time before I move to Puerto Rico. Instead of the direct flight on Allegiant, I flew Delta which required a... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
50% BONUS: 60000 Radisson Rewards Punkte: 242 Euro

Radisson Rewards Punkte mit einem 50% Bonus kaufen ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Is The Amex Premier Rewards Gold Card Worth It?

The Premier Rewards Gold Card from American Express is one of Amex's more well rounded travel rewards credit cards. View from the Wing suggests that this is... Read More

Running with Miles
Garmin Just Released 4 New Watches – Look Out, Apple Watch!

There are 4 new Garmin watches that Garmin just released! They bring music, mobile payments, and quite a bit more to some of Garmin's most popular watches. The new... Read More

Travel With Grant
Do You Use An Affinity Reward Credit Card? Here’s a Better Option!

I swear this happened the other day because I could not make this stuff up, even if I tried. And it’s by far the number one mistake people make in gathering miles... Read More

Deals We Like
2 Tips to Maximize the Starwood Amex Offer!

Last week 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

Frequent Miler
Fly away Tuesday: $291 to London from Frisco, $463 to Bali from LA

There are a couple of great flight deals going from the west coast today. As is always the case, these prices were accurate at the time of writing, but fares can change... Read More

Points With a Crew
This sale comes with a smile – Southwest flights from $49!

If it’s a day that ends in “y”, it probably means that a Southwest sale is happening–let’s check out where you can fly for only $49 each... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
SWISS Giving Away Business Class “Throne” Seats for Free

I noticed something odd after completing my wife’s business class reservation on SWISS from Los Angeles to Zurich. Seat assignments that should have been... Read More

Mommy Points
Use Marriott Reward Points to Book Multi-Bedroom Marriott Vacation Club Properties

If your family needs to spread out with more space than a traditional hotel room, you can use your Marriott Reward points to book one, two, or three-bedroom units via... Read More

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