Points With a Crew
Should you buy IHG points with a 75% bonus?

Buying points can be a great way to boost your balance, but only if makes sense financially! Does the new IHG promotion fit that criteria? Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United FA Compels Passenger to Change Seats: Ridiculous or Justified?

My brother Andrew commutes weekly between Southern California and the Bay Area. Since United Airlines brought mainline service back to Burbank, he has switched... Read More

Miles To Memories
Southwest Transfarency a Thing of the Past

Southwest Airlines has quietly increased the prime boarding fee on some flights. It would previously cost up to $40 at the gate, but in some markets it has been... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Yerevan Airport Lounge

My original trip to the airport didn't work out quite the way I had hoped. I initially showed up at 12:30AM, only to be sent to the Qatar Airways ticketing office, where... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
DEAL: Qatar Business Muscat – Bangkok (Return): 645 Euro

Mit Qatar Airways kann man von Muscat in der Business einen recht günstigen Ausflug nach Bangkok machen ... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Seeing Sofia: The Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski

Only have time for one major site to visit in Sofia, Bulgaria? Make it the Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski. Stunning architecture and spirituality blended together in... Read More

View from the Wing
SHOCKING: US Immigration Doesn’t Check the Validity of Foreign E-Passports

Senators Ron Wyden and Claire McCaskill sent a letter (.pdf) to the acting commission of US Customers and Border Protection today asking that the US government actually... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Smiles oferece passagens Delta a partir de 35 mil milhas o trecho no especial “Eu mereço Milhas”

Clientes Clube Smiles e categoria Diamante têm até às 20h do dia 28 de fevereiro para resgatar passagens Delta a partir de 35 mil milhas o trecho,... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Gol apresenta novas tarifas

A Gol apresentou hoje suas novas tarifas. Essas tarifas restringem ainda mais a franquia de bagagem, e eliminam a antecipação de voo gratuita, antes em... Read More

Michael W Travels
FBI Arrests Man For Stealing Thumb Of One Of Famed Terracotta Warriors

An American man was recently arrested by the FBI for causing significant damage to one of the famed Terracotta Warriors statues. The man was attending, “an... Read More

Mommy Points
Discounted United Awards to Iceland, Sydney, and More Available for Limited Time

United has a new promotion that will save you 20% off of the normal number of miles required for a saver economy roundtrip award from the contiguous United States... Read More

God Save The Points
Argentina Deal: $1293+ Business Class U.S. Cities To Buenos Aires – Round Trip…

If you’re familiar with travel from the US to Argentina, you’re very familiar with economy tickets often costing more than $1500 round trips. So when we tell... Read More

Travel Codex
Wine Flies Free from 29 Airports

Alaska Airlines has always been a fan of wine. In previous years, cases of wine flew free from select airports when flying Alaska Airlines. Even the Alaska Airlines... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
O melhor da Catalunha: praias, museus e diversão

Com cerca de 30 mil quilômetros de área quadrada, a Catalunha é uma das regiões mais turísticas de toda Europa. Barcelona é o... Read More

Miles To Memories
Chase Glitch Gave Customers Access to Other People’s Accounts

Chase security glitch gave some customers logging in to online systems, access to other clients’ accounts instead of their own. You could also perform transactions... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Cathay Pacific Adding Cape Town Flights As Of November 2018

About a month ago I wrote about the rumor that Cathay Pacific was expected to announce flights to Cape Town soon. This was per the always reliable Danny Lee... Read More

View from the Wing
Police Pepper Spray Air France Employees

Air France strikes are rarely worth covering. On any given day of course there's a threat of a strike. They're French. That's what they do. While much of the Air... Read More

Monkey Miles
Fidelity American Express Gold Card to be phased out

The End of an Era When I was in college I opened up a Fidelity brokerage account to trade stocks. I had a Roth, some savings, and I wanted to start compounding it. One... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Oman Is Implementing New Visa Rules, No Longer Allowing Visa On Arrival

Oman is easily one of the most beautiful countries in the Middle East, and I can't recommend a trip there enough. While Muscat itself is a pretty cool city, the real... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Cathay Pacific Will Start Non-Stop Flights to Cape Town in November

Cathay Pacific has been on quite a roll in terms of launching new routes. This isn’t surprising, since the carrier is taking delivery of more and more A350s, and... Read More

View from the Wing
Support Dog Bites Kid on Southwest Flight

Southwest Airlines downplays the incident saying that the dog's teeth "scraped a child's forehead as the young passenger approached the animal, causing a minor injury."... Read More

Points With a Crew
4 rice cooker recipes for hotel room cooking

Hotel room cooking doesn't have to be pizza pockets and fast food. Here are 4 delicious recipes for cooking in a hotel room that you cook in a rice cooker Read More

Frequent Miler
Potential Chase security breach: Don’t log in?

Late last night / early this morning, Fly & Dine and Doctor of Credit as well as many people on Twitter have reported what could be a major... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Why Latest United Airlines Pomo May Not Make Sense for You

United Airlines is running an attractive promotion on award redemptions to four incredible destinations. But before you jump on the bandwagon, make sure you practice due... Read More

God Save The Points
How To Save Money On Travel By Changing Booking Site Country…

We think booking sites like Kayak, Expedia and Agoda are some of the best ways to book travel. But much like the other great booking sites, there are many versions of... Read More

Deals We Like
Earn $1,060 in Free (and Easy) Money!

I recently became aware of the financial investing site Acorns. While I have not yet used it from an investment stand point (aside from my initial $5 deposit),... Read More

Hotel Review: Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport

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

Обзор: SilverKris First Class Lounge, Сингапур

Обзор SilverKris First Class Lounge в аэропорту Changi в... Read More

Travel With Grant
US Bank FlexPerks Rewards Website Gets a Facelift (But No New Features)

Good morning everyone.  A few days ago, I was on the US Bank FlexPerks Rewards website and noticed that the layout was new and refreshed.  I wanted to see if... Read More

RUMOR: Hawaiian Airlines Cancels A330neo Order

There’s a rumor swirling around aviation news sites: Hawaiian Airlines cancels A330neo order. On a couple of occasions now, Hawaiian Air’s CEO, Mark... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Singapore Airlines next Boeing 787-10 destination: Perth

Singapore Airlines have confirmed their next Boeing 787-10 operation – and it will be Perth, Australia.  Singapore Airlines Boeing 787-10  The... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Hotel Review: Oakwood Premier OUE Singapore (One-bedroom Premier Apartment) – Luxurious Apartment in the CBD

The Oakwood Premier OUE Singapore is one of the latest luxury serviced apartment to open in Singapore. Following its official opening back in June 2017, the serviced... Read More

View from the Wing
Lufthansa Flight Accidentally Reported it Was Being Hijacked and Free Credit Scores for Everyone

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Review: Dan Lounge Tel Aviv Airport (TLV)

The Dan Lounge at TLV is accessible via Priority Pass (there are actually two of these lounges in different parts of the airport). There aren’t very many airport... Read More

Angelina Travels
Ebates Introduces Travel Thursdays – 10% Cash Back on Hotel Bookings

Starting today through March 29, cash-back portal, Ebates, introduces Travel Thursdays, a 24-hour promotion that gives members up to 10% cash back on hotel bookings made... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Questionable Upgrade Advice on Virgin Atlantic

While I’m not totally dismissing it, I’m certainly quite skeptical about the Virgin Atlantic upgrade advice offered by Bloomberg. Bloomberg is in the midst... Read More

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