View from the Wing
Tomorrow the US Will Try to Convince the World to Quickly Re-certify the Boeing 737 MAX

On Thursday, May 23rd the FAA is convening a meeting in Dallas with regulators from around the world. That's what American Airlines CEO Doug Parker told the airline's... Read More

Marriott Bonvoy Offering Dining Deals in Asia

If you're staying at a Marriott Bonvoy property in Asia, here's how to save up to 20% and earn up to 10 bonus points per dollar on food and beverage purchases. The post... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
YES: Reduzierte Lifemiles Meilentickets – auch von Europa!!!

Avianca Lifemiles hat wieder mal Strecken mit reduzierten Einlösungen ... Read More

Running with Miles
Today Only: Buy a Discounted Stay at Omni Hotels Around the US

By buying one of these Daily Getaway packages today, you could get a great deal at any one of a number of Omni hotel and resorts around the US! The post Today Only: Buy... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
First Impressions: Emirates A380 Business Class

Greetings from Dubai. After a 16-hour flight on Emirates from Los Angeles to Dubai, it is good to be on the ground again. My expectations were guarded for this flight... Read More

Carry-on Suitcases for the Traveler on a Budget

Every business traveler needs a great suitcase, but not everybody wants to spend zillions of dollars. Here are 3 quality budget friendly carry-on suitcases. The post... Read More

Michael W Travels
Game of Thrones Fans Will Want To Travel For This…

Game of Thrones ended a couple of days back and it’s been one of the hottest topics. I’ve been asked many times if I watch the show. While I can’t say... Read More

Points With a Crew
Hertz updates its Daily Getaways promotion due to horrific devaluation

Yesterday we reported that Hertz just sneakily pulled off a no-notice devaluation of over 30% to the value of Hertz points. What does that mean for next week's Daily... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Amazing Iberia Business Class Fares From Spain To Mexico

Amazingly this fare has been around for a couple of days, and is still available. Iberia has sub-1,000EUR business class fares for travel from various points in Spain to... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Flying Blue Promo Rewards Special Edition Sale

Flying Blue is offering a 3 day sale where you can score deals on award flights when you fly September 1 through December 12th. If you are looking to book something,... Read More

Miles To Memories
Capital One SavorOne Bonus Gets Supersized From $150 to $500!

The Capital One SavorOne card was released last year with a $150 bonus, but now it has a huge $500 offer that's pretty rare for a no fee card. The post Capital One... Read More

God Save The Points
8 US Cities Have Round Trip Flights To London Under $375 Right Now…

There are some cities you visit where once is enough. You’re glad to have seen it, but ultimately – happy to move on. London is like the opposite of that.... Read More

Running with Miles
Good News for Hertz Packages with Daily Getaways – In Spite of No-Notice Hertz Devaluation

Even though there has been the bad news of an unnannounced Hertz devaluation, Daily Getaway packages have been loaded to correctly offer the points needed with the... Read More

Deals We Like
$15 Savings at Amazon, Just Use 1 Chase Ultimate Reward Point!

During Black Friday, Chase and Amazon partnered up to offer a $15 savings for using just 1 Chase Ultimate Reward point! While this was a highly targeted offer, it seems... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
FLASHSALE: 50% RABATT bei IHG Afrika, Middle East und Indien

Bei IHG Afrika, Middle East und Indien läuft ein super Flashsale ... Read More

Sam Chui
American Express: New “Upgrade with Points” Feature for Bidding Upgrades on 21 Airlines

Beginning in May, American Express started offering new “Upgrade with Points” feature to US customer holding Membership Rewards-earning card. The new process... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
SFO to Munich Sep-Oct $380-$410 Oneworld

Iberia is selling San Francisco to Munich tickets for Oneworld flights on American and British Airways in September and October as low as $410 round trip. Use Skyscanner... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Their A380 Lost Billions; Here’s Why Airbus Considers It A Success

This February we learned that production of the Airbus A380 will end in 2021. As of February, Airbus only planned on building another 17 A380s, including three that are... Read More

Deals We Like
Travel for Less: 30% Discount on Purchasing Choice Privileges Points

Choice Hotels is running a promotion where if you purchase Choice Privilege points you’ll receive a 30% discount. All you have to do is purchase at least... Read More

Miles To Memories
Free Popcorn, Drink & Movie Ticket At AMC With Coke Rewards

Free Popcorn, Drink & Movie Ticket At AMC With Coke Rewards I am a huge fan of Coke rewards and collect all of the Coke caps I can.  And my favorite offer from... Read More

The Points of Life
Trademark Infringement? Hungry Jack’s vs. Burger King

My fascination with Hungry Jack's began w‎hen I visited Sydney in 2013 (see The $77,000 Trip Heard Round the World). The post Trademark Infringement? Hungry... Read More

View from the Wing
VIDEO: Spirit Airlines Passenger Lights Up at His Seat, Man Across the Aisle Narcs Him Out

United Airlines introduced the first 'non-smoking section' on its planes in 1971. Smoking on US domestic flights was first banned in 1988 (for flights up to two hours)... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
How Uber And Lyft Drivers Game The System

Uber and Lyft drivers are creating artificial surge pricing in Washington, DC to drive up fares. They insist this is necessary to “flight back” against years... Read More

Applying for a credit card? Here’s how to decide which…

Given the plethora of cards available in the market, which card should you apply for? The post Applying for a credit card? Here’s how to decide which…... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American Accuses Mechanics Of Causing Delays & Cancelations

Things just got serious... As I noted at the beginning of the year, this is going to be a tough year for contract negotiations between American management and their... Read More

Points With a Crew
Choice Hotels Unblocks Its Best Properties

Last week it looked like the glory days of Choice Privileges going the way of Wyndham, with redemptions at its most expensive hotels completely blocked. However, a quick... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Chick-Fil-A Signs Lease To Open In MIA, Politician Fighting To Get It Rescinded

Here we go again. For the third time in as many months, Chick-fil-A is trying to get space in an airport and the local government is doing whatever it can, rightly or... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
Super Promoção Multiplus e Netshoes – Somente Hoje Dez Pontos por Real e Provável Desconto ao Usar um Cartão Visa na Compra

Essa é uma daquelas promoções que nos faz tirar a listinha de compras da gaveta! 😀 A Multiplus e a Netshoes estão com uma... Read More

The Military Frequent Flyer
After Action Report (AAR): Iceland, April 2019 (Part 3 of 4)

Greetings, Fellow Travelers!   BLUF: This four-part AAR covers the journey, destination, and activities of our trip to Iceland. Iceland is full of amazing wonders:... Read More

Points of Arabia
Buy Emirates Skywards Miles at up to 25% Discount

Emirates is offering discounts on purchase or gift of miles. This can help boost your Skywards balance to achieve your targeted redemption. You can buy 100,000 miles at... Read More

Live from a Lounge
KLM planning to add Bengaluru – Amsterdam flights 3X weekly

KLM is planning to launch flights to Bangalore, a 3X weekly flight operating using a 787-9. That means the connectivity between Bangalore and Amsterdam is coming back... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
Promoção Accor Oferece 500 Pontos Le Club na Próxima Estadia – Válida para Alguns Países da Europa

Mais uma promoção da Accor, porém de alcance restrito, eu admito! Mas, como sempre digo … pode ser útil para alguém! Quem... Read More