Is the fasten seat belt sign just an advisory on flights?

The seat belt sign is one of the more important safety notices on board an aircraft. You need to wear it during take off and landing, which are statistically the most... Read More

God Save The Points
Japanese Fans Win The World Cup, Clean Stands After Victory…

Arigato… After a highly contested match, it’s fair to say that many football stadiums resemble a pigs trough, which understandably, is highly insulting to... Read More

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Wir kaufen uns einen IHG Spire Elite Status

Ohne Mattress Run kaufen wir uns einen IHG Spire Elite ... Read More

Points With a Crew
3 reasons why the ERJ-175 is my favorite non-wide-body jet

After many a regional flight on a few different aircraft types, there is one that is a clear winner: the ERJ-175. Heck, I'd happily take it across the country if I... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Iberia Express A320 Business Class Madrid to Palma Mallorca

Yesterday I reviewed Iberia’s domestic mainline A320 in business class. Today, I’ll review the same plane in the same cabin, flying under the Iberia Express... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
KLM lança novo serviço de bordo na classe Economy

A KLM, companhia aérea holandesa, oferecerá um novo conceito de serviço em classe Economy a bordo de seus voos intercontinentais. No início... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
50% Bonus Transfer IHG Points To United Airlines

Now through June 30th, you can score 3,000 United MileagePlus Bonus miles for every 10k IHG Rewards Club points you convert. Please allow four (4) to six (6) weeks for... Read More

Frequent Miler
IHG Q3 Promo: 20-30% Off, Up To 5,000 Bonus Points Per Stay & Gas Discount

IHG Rewards Club has launched a triple promo for summer stays, offering up to 5,000 bonus points per stay starting from your second stay, 20-30% off stays during... Read More

Miles To Memories
Popular Gift Card Amazon Sale Returns – Won’t Last!

Popular gift card sale returns to Amazon. Stack with discounted Amazon gift cards to get over 25% off your next hotel stay! The post Popular Gift... Read More

View from the Wing
American Says Regional Flights Returning to Normal, Still Cancelling Large Number of Flights

Supposedly American is unable to program waivers based on flight number or regional carrier. They could have issued a waiver for Charlotte but that would have meant... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Southwest Rapid Rewards Extends Double Points Promotion

In early April I wrote about how Southwest Rapid Rewards introduced a double points promotion. Through that promotion you could earn double Rapid Rewards points for... Read More

Atlantis Hawaii Update, Hawaii Airport WiFi, and More

It’s been a while since we got our last Atlantis Hawaii update, but finally, we have some info on the project.  Plus, more Hawaii airports are getting WiFi... Read More

Travel With Grant
When Does the AMEX Hilton Aspire Free Weekend Night Certificate Post to Your Account?

Good morning everyone.  A few months ago, I was approved for the American Express Hilton Aspire Credit Card (referral link).  As part of sign up bonus, you get... Read More

Bald Thoughts
How Much Cash to Carry, When PreCheck Isn’t On Boarding Pass, Americans’ Favorite Activity

Welcome to The Morning Shave.  We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Come fly with Moxy!

JetBlue. WestJet. Azul. Serially successful airline entrepreneur David Neeleman sits poised to try again, reportedly raising $100 million to launch a new carrier in the... Read More

Deals We Like
Southwest Extending Double Points Promotion

Back in April, Southwest announced a double points promotion for every Southwest flight you take. At the time the promotion launched, it was for flights through June 13,... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Air Belgium Now Wants To Start Flying To The US

I’ve covered Air Belgium extensively, partly because I’m interested in start-up airlines, and partly because I was supposed to fly them shortly... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
KLM Updates its Intercontinental Economy on-board services

KLM are in the process of introducing an updated economy class service on its Intercontinental Network, that should have some appreciable passenger experience changes... Read More

Hotel Review: Capital Hotel, Little Rock, Arkansas

My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting. Highlights Lobby & Check-in... Read More

View from the Wing
American Explains How They Choose Regional Jets for Routes: “Trial and Error”

Even though the carrier says they're trying to simplify their fleet, operate fewer aircraft types and subfleets, they're doubling down on flying similar competitor... Read More

Running with Miles
New TripIt Features: Great International Tools for Trips and Neighborhood Safety Scores

The TripIt travel app is getting even smarter and more helpful! These new TripIt features give you all the great tools you need for your next international trip right... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United App Now Lets You Check Star Alliance Flight Status

Already my favorite airline app, the United Airlines mobile app now allows you to check on the flight status of Star Alliance carriers beyond United and its codeshares.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Best Ways To Use Amex Membership Rewards Points To Fly To Asia [2018]

If you want to book an award to Asia on Star Alliance carriers, Amex Membership Rewards should be a go-to points currency for you. Not to worry, if you want to fly... Read More

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SUPER: Alitalia Business Mailand – Havanna (Return): 1085 Euro

Mit der Alitalia Business von Mailand nach Havanna ... Read More

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Georgien bekommt eine echte Langstrecke

Eine neue Airline mit ambitionierten Plänen ... Read More

Frequent Miler
Potential huge win with Marriott Travel Packages before August

Marriott travel packages are awards in which you exchange Marriott Rewards points for airline miles plus a 7 night stay certificate (or a 5 night certificate for... Read More

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DEAL: Cathay Pacific Business Budapest – Hong Kong (Return): 1500 Euro

Mit der Cathay Pacific Business von Budapest nach Hong Kong ... Read More

Dubai Smart Gates – schnell einreisen, kostenfrei registrieren

Zuerst ein wichtiger Unterschied. SmartGates und eGates sind nicht identisch. Für letztere benötigt Ihr eine ID card aus Dubai, wäherend die Smartgates... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Images of Klaipeda, Lithuania

Summertime in Klaipeda, Lithuania means sidewalk cafe life and beach life are in full swing. This is my second visit to Klaipeda (first time April 2017), motivated by a... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Hotel Review: Hyatt Regency Tokyo (Regency Club Room) – Conveniently Located in Nishi-Shinjuku

I have stayed in multiple properties in Tokyo but the Shinjuku area is probably my favourite - the Hilton Tokyo is nice but I have spent over a week there previously... Read More

The Gate
Delta SkyMiles Weekly Award Sale June 2018: As Low as 12,000 SkyMiles Round Trip To or From Latin America or the Caribbean

Redeem as few as 12,000 SkyMiles for round-trip flights on Delta Air Lines — plus taxes and fees — for travel between the 48 contiguous United States and... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Boeing Delivers First 737 MAX to Jet Airways

The first of the Jet Airways 737 MAX Delivery has concluded at the Boeing delivery centre in Seattle. The airline now plans to fly the plane home for induction into... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Video: Couple Gets Married On Southwest Flight

Well, this couple took put an aviation geek spin on "walking down the aisle." A couple decided to get married on a Southwest Airlines flight from Las Vegas to Baltimore... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Activate 5x Chase Freedom Gas, Walgreens, Lyft

With the Chase Freedom card, you can earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases. Activation is now available for 3rd quarter bonus categories which... Read More

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