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Neat – “How it’s Made” Tram Tracks in Gothenburg Sweden. Do you love geek stuff like this?

Neat - "How it's Made" Tram Tracks in Gothenburg Sweden. Do you love geek stuff like this? Continue reading → The post Neat – “How it’s... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Two Meal Service Updates On United Airlines

United has suspended its “mandatory” express dining service on some late-night flights to Europe and is still testing out free meals in economy class on... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Labor Dispute Closes Hyatt Regency Kathmandu

There are some strange reasons that hotels might either have a delayed opening, or might be closed temporarily. For example, the St. Regis Cairo may never open because... Read More

Running with Miles
How My Airline Elite Status Saved 20% at a Restaurant – When Airline Benefits Extend to the Ground

My airline elite status offers some great discounts and savings that extend to the ground as well and just saved me 20% on my restaurant bill! The post How My Airline... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Southwest Airlines Impact Hawaiian, Delta Increased Sign-Ups and More

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

Michael W Travels
New Jersey’s Anthony Bourdain Food Trail Officially Debuts

A couple of weeks after the tragic death of Anthony Bourdain a bill was proposed in New Jersey to create a Bourdain Food Trail. On June 13 the Anthony Bourdain Food... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Credit Card Strategy, Free Marriott Night at WDW, Your UBER Rating, J.D. Power: Best Airlines, And More!

Happy Saturday friends, and hooray, it’s finally the weekend! Here’s a recap of what’s gone on at YMMV this week. From what we’ve written to what... Read More

View from the Wing
Reasons to Love Citi’s Premier Card

This $95 annual fee card is underappreciated for its cost, its earning power, and for its bonus. And Citi points are transferable to a variety of different airline... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
PartnerSALE: Emirates Business Mailand – New York (Return): 1460 Euro

Mit der Emirates Business von Mailand nach New York ... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Etihad A320 Business Class Abu Dhabi To Hyderabad

Here’s a quick review of my overnight flight from Abu Dhabi to Hyderabad on an Etihad A320 in business class. As a reminder, I’m in the midst of a... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Hyatt’s 10% Rebate On Awards: When Hotels Actually Value Loyalty

Hyatt is back with its latest summer promotion for Hyatt credit card holders: get 10% of your points back on award stays. Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
ABO: 22000 Lufthansa Miles and More Meilen: 239 Euro

Mit einem Welt am Sonntag Abo lassen sich günstig Lufthansa Miles and More Meilen kaufen ... Read More

Looking for The Best Lie-Flat Seats to Hawaii?

Fly to The Aloha State in style-- and comfort! The Travel Sisters round up all of the best lie-flat seats to Hawaii so you don't have to! The post Looking for The Best... Read More

Miles To Memories
Chase Sapphire Preferred 70,000 UR Pre-Qualified Offer 

Chase has a new bonus of 70,000 Ultimate Rewards points for the Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card. The post Chase Sapphire Preferred 70,000 UR Pre-Qualified... Read More

Yeah, die neue Eurowings Lounge in München … oh wait!

Es geht abwärts, oder besser gesagt, Eurowings macht genau das, was sich die Lufthansa für die (LowCost-)Tochter so ausgedacht hat. Nach den Kürzungen und... Read More

Frequent Miler
Wyndham Rewards shopping portal promo: double points through 7/15

Two pieces of news in one here: first, Wyndham Rewards has a shopping portal (who knew?). Second, they are offering double points for purchases made by 7/15/19. The... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: WestJet Plus 737 Denver To Calgary

Since I had flown in from Miami the same day and wanted to leave a buffer in Denver (given American's on-time performance) I had quite a long layover. I spent my time in... Read More

God Save The Points
Airbnb Launches “Adventures”: What To Do When You Get There…

You know Airbnb as the place to rent a room, flat, house or even stylish Airstream in the Hollywood Hills, but you probably wouldn’t think of it as the place to... Read More

There’s one good reason to wear shoes to the toilet on a flight

Nothing is more relaxing on a long flight than taking off your footwear. You don’t need to wear shoes, as you’re going to be chilling with a movie or perhaps... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Southwest Airlines Passenger Is “Cyberflashed” Onboard

A Southwest Airlines passenger was “cyberflashed” onboard using Apple’s AirDrop technology. But flight attendants handled the issue well. AirDrop is... Read More

C Boarding Group
What are the benefits of business travel (and downsides)?

Congratulations. You just took a job that includes 25% travel (or maybe 50% or even more). But you’ve never really traveled before and frankly you are a little... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amazon Discounted Gift Cards

Amazon has just added a bunch of new gift card deals that are live right now. These include movies, restaurants and more! Check out these deals for your upcoming travels... Read More

Sam Chui
Airbus A350-1000 receives range boost

The A350-1000 has received a range boost according to Airbus’ April 2019 edition of their Family Figures document. Looking at the type certificate data sheet... Read More

View from the Wing
Korean Air Lets You Pick First Class Seats When Flying Business Class (Airbus A330, Boeing 777-300)

A little over a month ago we learned that Korean Air would be dropping first class from many of its routes. While Korean Air's first class lags in quality behind many... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Finnair Platinum Wing: New Helsinki Lounge With A La Carte Dining

Helsinki Airport is an absolute joy to travel through. The airport has one of the shortest minimum connection times in Europe, so it's my favorite oneworld hub in... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
737 MAX Ferry Flight Blocked From German Airspace

A 737 MAX 8 ferry flight was denied the right to fly over Germany, forcing an unplanned landing in France for refueling. As mandatory worldwide groundings continue for... Read More

Miles To Memories
(New Round Expiring) PSA – Amazon No Rush Reward Credits Expire

If you like to stock up on Amazon no rush rewards credits like me then you need to know that Amazon no rush reward credits expire. The post (New Round Expiring) PSA... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Here’s Your Chance To WIN TRAVEL! YMMV Travel Contests & Sweepstakes: June 15, 2019

Happy Saturday, travel friends! This weekly list will include travel-related contests and sweepstakes we’ve found. Eligibility will vary and it’s up to you... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Celebrate Chope’s 8th Birthday by Spinning and Winning – Flight Tickets, Staycations, Vouchers and Extra Chope-Dollars!

Chope is celebrating her 8th birthday by giving everyone a chance to ‘Chope a Seat and Take The Cake’. With prizes ranging from complimentary hotel stays... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
LAX to Barcelona $305 round trip Air Canada

Air Canada and Star Alliance airlines have Los Angeles to Barcelona priced as low as $305 round trip for travel in November. Ticket prices are as low as $323 for travel... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Free Samsung Galaxy J3 phone after one Best Western stay June 1-Aug 31

Best Western has a summer 2019 promotion offering a free Samsung Galaxy J3 phone for USA resident members who register for the promotion, stay at a Best Western in USA... Read More

Renés Points
Delta passenger strikes crew, Forced Delta gate check bag Destroyed, Boeing’s Prototype Crashes, Exit door Mistaken for lav and opened and more travel headlines!

Delta passenger strikes crew, Forced Delta gate check bag Destroyed, Boeing's Prototype Crashes, Exit door Mistaken for lav and opened and more travel headlines!... Read More