Points, Miles & Martinis
Was Your Info Compromised In Marriott Breach? Here’s How To Find Out

Back in November we told you about a compromise with Marriott and Starwood, Data Breach. Then in early January, they released numbers of those impacted by the... Read More

Miles To Memories
My Thoughts & Questions For Your Accountant On Those Referral 1099’s

I wanted to share some thoughts and the questions I plan to ask my accountant about in reference to the 1099's sent out for credit card referrals. The post My Thoughts... Read More

British Airways adds Munich flights from London City Airport

British Airways launches thrice-daily service from London City to Munich. The post British Airways adds Munich flights from London City Airport appeared first on... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Wyndham Rewards Changing Award Pricing (And More)

Wyndham Rewards, which has over 60 million members, has just announced some major changes. For context, I think it's important to briefly talk about the changes that... Read More

Not YUM! Hundreds Sickened at KFC Mongolia

Before TPOL Moved to Puerto Rico, TPOL lived in Ulaanbaatar (see Mistake of Mongolia). During the downs and further downs of my time there, I went to KFC for a taste of... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Hotels.com 10% off hotel stay, book by Mar 8, stay by Apr 30

Hotels.com has a 10% off stay ‘Blossom’ promotion code for bookings made by March 8, 2019 for stays completed by April 30, 2019. Most major chain hotels... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
LOT Polish Plans To Create Hub In Budapest

Polish carrier LOT, a Star Alliance member, is creating a hub…outside of Poland. The flag carrier is slowly but steadily expanding operations in Budapest,... Read More

View from the Wing
Man Flies to Los Angeles in Boxer Shorts, Recreates ‘Living Room Experience’

The saga of a man on a Paris - Los Angeles flight coming out of the coach restroom in his boxer shorts and spending the flight just letting it all hang out was... Read More

Points With a Crew
Wyndham ending “no award chart” (surprise… good hotels going up in price)

4 years ago, Wyndham announced that all of their hotels would cost a flat 15,000 points. They're pulling the plug on that experiment and you'll never guess which hotels... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Raising Kids To Love Skiing, Drink Like A Local In 50 States, Genius Packing Hacks

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 tricks... Read More

Review: DJI Mavic 2 Pro

If you’ve been following along with me, you’ll know that I bought a drone, I enjoyed it for a few months, and then it crashed.  But instead of replacing... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Review: American Airlines 777-300ER Business Class (Overnight Flight)

Up until a few years ago the American Airlines 777-300ER Business Class cabin was almost like a second home to me as I flew back and forth across the Atlantic between LA... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hilarity Ensues As Man Takes Off Pants On Air France Flight

We see all kinds of stories of people doing weird things on planes. In most cases I avoid sharing them, either because the person being talked about can be identified,... Read More

Deals We Like
Huge Change to Wyndham Program—Many Hotels to Now Require 30,000 Points for a Free Night

Two years ago, Wyndham changed their entire award structure where all nights would cost a fixed 15,000 points per night. It did not matter if you were staying at a Days... Read More

Frequent Miler
Happy deal: 10% back in rewards on all Happy Gift Cards

Giftcards.com is offering 10% back in rewards on all Happy gift cards. That’s a good promo on its own, but you should also be able to stack with portal cash... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
LoganAir picks up five ex BMI Regional Routes

Loganair of Scotland will be picking up some of the routes that have been left behind after the failure of BMI Regional during the weekend. The airline will pick up... Read More

שלישי של שאלות, רעיונות והמלצות

הבלוג הוא לא רק לוח לפוסטים... Read More

Rundown of British Airways Executive Club for Canadians (updated February 19, 2019)

For Canadians, after Air Canada's frequent flyer program, Aeroplan, I would say, British Airways’ Executive Club Avios miles are the most accessible... Read More

Card Wars: American Express Business Gold vs Chase Ink Preferred

Are you stuck between the Chase Ink Business Preferred and the American Express Business Gold Card? PYCR puts these two giants head to head in this post! The post Card... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Why I’m Not Paying Attention To Chase Offers

One of the guidelines when earning miles and points is to maximize every purchase. That could be by choosing the correct card to use, using a shopping portal for online... Read More

Points to be Made
British Airways BOAC centenary livery arrives!

Yesterday British Airways hosted an event to welcome G-BYGC repainted in classical BOAC livery. This post also tells you when and where you can track the plane. The post... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: British Airways Galleries Lounge South – London (LHR)

British Airways’ Galleries Lounge South in Heathrow Terminal 5 has one thing going for it. It’s certainly better than the gate area… The Galleries... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American’s New Partnerships With The Private Suite & Blade

American has just announced interesting new partnerships with The Private Suite LAX and with Blade. I wouldn't call this new opportunity a great value, though it... Read More

View from the Wing
American Airlines Five Star Adds Blade Helicopters and LAX Private Suite Experience, Now Sells Flagship Lounge/Dining

More premium services on offer are better and American Airlines just announced several. It can be better to buy LAX private terminal access via American, in conjunction... Read More

Sam Chui
British Airways unveils BOAC Boeing 747

British Airways unveils BOAC Boeing 747 To celebrate their 100th anniversary, British Airways announced in January that they would paint special retro liveries on select... Read More

Ultima Llamada
Vueling vuelve a la Carga Ofreciendo Promo de 180.000 plazas desde 12,99€

Nueva promo de billetes de la aerolínea española Vueling que esta ofreciendo destinos desde 12,99€ para volar a partir del Marzo. La entrada Vueling... Read More

Traveling For Miles
9 Marriott Properties To Book Before 5 March 2019

Marriott recently announced its hotel category changes for 2019 which will soon see over 285 of its properties charging more for an award night than they do right now.... Read More

Frequent Miler
Best options for buying Visa and MasterCard gift cards

Updated 02/19/2019 This guide has been updated to reflect recent changes at Simon Malls and to add and edit the details on other sources listed below. A common practice... Read More

Turning Left for Less Brasil
São Paulo de Novo na Lista dos Destinos Preferidos para o Carnaval – Agora entre os Estrangeiros

Nesse artigo aqui compartilhei com vocês uma pequisa da Decolar que traçava um perfil dos viajantes brasileiros para o Carnaval 2019. Agora compartilho algo... Read More

View from the Wing
Wyndham Doubling Redemption Prices at Top Hotels, Making Many Other Changes

In October I wrote that I expected Wyndham to abandon their one price for all hotel awards and move to a tiered award chart. Specifically four years ago they introduced... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Are Airlines Spying On You Through Inflight Entertainment?

This is a topic I see raised every so often, and I think it's worth addressing, especially given that people generally have more privacy concerns than ever before. One... Read More

Ingeniero de Millas
Las Mejores Opciones para Volar a la Polinesia Usando Millas

La Polinesia Francesa ocupa un lugar bien alto en la lista de viajes soñados de la mayoría de nosotros. Sin embargo, suele pensarse que es un destino... Read More

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