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All About “5/24” and Getting Approved for Chase Credit Cards

For many Chase cards you can only get approved if you’ve had fewer than 5 new credit card accounts in the last 24 months. I've talked about this guideline in the... Read More

Travel With Grant
Downgrade to No Annual Fee Barclays Arrival Credit Card & Get 1,000 Bonus Arrival Miles

Good morning everyone, I have a short post today regarding my Barclays Arrival Credit Card.  A few weeks ago, I wrote Barclays Arrival Plus Credit Card: Redeem... Read More

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SPANNEND: Air China Business Madrid – Sao Paulo (Return): 1460 Euro

Mit Air China in der Business von Madrid nach Sao Paulo ... Read More

Michael W Travels
Former Pro Baseball Player Lenny Dykstra Arrested For Incident In Uber

Former Major League Baseball player Lenny Dykstra has had his share of trouble from drunk driving to spending time in prison for grand theft auto. The 3X All-Star and... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Delta To Fly Nonstop To Mumbai Starting In 2019

While exact details haven't yet been announced, Delta revealed today that they plan to fly nonstop between the United States and Mumbai, India, as of 2019. Delta hasn't... Read More

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40% Bonus: 84000 Alaska Mileage Plan Meilen für 1511 Euro – Günstig Cathay Pacific First fliegen!

Alaska hat im Mileage Plan wieder einen Meilenverkauf mit Bonus laufen ... Read More

Running with Miles
Miss Out On A SPG Auction? You May Still Have a Shot!

It can be frustrating to plan on bidding for some awesome SPG auction with your Starpoints - only to forget what time it ended! Or, maybe it went for more than you... Read More

Travel Codex
Walking in Memphis (Airport): A History

Last week, I had a wedding in Memphis, TN, which afforded me my first visits to the State of Tennessee (and Mississippi) along with a trip to Memphis International... Read More

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SPG Hot Escapes: Ein Hotel um 38 Euro

Die neue SPG Hot Escapes Liste ist da. Ein SPG Hotel um 38 Euro ist relativ ungewöhnlich ... Read More

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Der serbische Berg Athos: Die Klöster der Fruska Gora

Hier in der Nähe von Novi Sad haben sich seit 500 Jahren 16 serbisch-orthodoxe Klöster angesiedelt ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
What You Need To Know About Cathay Pacific Asia Miles Program Changes

Cathay Pacific's Asia Miles program has just announced some changes to their frequent flyer program, which kick in as of June 22, 2018. With these changes they're... Read More

God Save The Points
How To Fly Air France Business Between US and Europe For 63,000 Points Round Trip…

Think of it like a buffet that charges by weight… You’re not seeing double – the same exact flights you were going to pay more than 125,000 points for... Read More

TravelUpdate
Rental Car Review: Silvercar Seattle Audi A4

Background: My dad has always wanted to try Silvercar and I saw that they had a $50 off your first rental offer and a decent weekend rate of $59 a day so we booked a... Read More

Miles To Memories
Fly for Just $54 with this New Southwest Summer Sale

There’s a new Southwest Summer Sale with fare prices starting at low as $54 one-way. You’ll find the lowest price on just one route, but could be more... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Delta Pilot Clips Parked A320, Blames United…

A Delta Air Lines flight clipped the wing of an empty United Airlines A320 at Hollywood Burbank Airport Tuesday night. But according to the pilot, it was... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Cathay Pacific Asia Miles Restructuring in June 2018

On June 22, 2018, Cathay Pacific mileage currency Asia Miles will change the earning and burning chart of the entire program for Cathay Pacific, Cathay Dragon and... Read More

Points With a Crew
My JetBlue Account Was Hacked!

Most of us who are involved in our community of travel lovers have lots of accounts and passwords to keep track of. Not only do we monitor our own credit card and... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Is Anyone Else Fascinated By Air North?

A few days ago Ben wrote about some business class experiences he'd like to review. I've been just as fascinated by Condor's route from Frankfurt to the Yukon as he is... Read More

Running with Miles
Get a Free Google Home Mini with a $125+ Google Express Order

Next time you order things for your home, technology, or even things that come from Walmart, Target, and more, you could get a free Google Home Mini! Find out the... Read More

View from the Wing
Cathay Pacific Devalues Asia Miles With One Month’s Notice

Effective June 22 they're making changes to mileage earning and redemption. This matters to folks in the U.S. because Asia Miles is a oneworld frequent flyer program... Read More

Jeffsetter
Mauna Lani Hotel to Close for Renovations

The Big Island’s Mauna Lani Hotel to close for renovations this fall.  And work done on the property won’t be a simple refresh, it’ll be the Mauna... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Entire South African Express Fleet Grounded Over Safety Concerns

South African Express (SA Express) is a regional carrier in South Africa. It's owned by the government and operates flights on behalf of South African Airways, similar... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Sheraton opens in Mali, 5 Protea Hotels rebrand to Autograph Collection

Africa makes Marriott and Starwood news with two recent developments. Sheraton Bamako Hotel opens in Mali at SPG category 5 reward nights. Bamako is the capital city of... Read More

Deals We Like
Get a Free Google Home Mini!

Google Express is offering a free Google Home Mini to anyone who purchases $125 or more of items through their site. I personally love Google Express as it makes grocery... Read More

View from the Wing
Aer Lingus Says ‘Oops’ and 38,000 Miles.. For a Checked Bag?

News and notes from around the interweb: United CEO Oscar Munoz says dropping their NRA conference discount wasn’t meant to be political. Outside of Newspeak it is... Read More

Running with Miles
New Southwest Summer Sale Priced From Just $55

If you are trying to find a deal for airfare for the next few months, check out this new Southwest summer sale! It actually runs all the way through the end of the... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Fare Alert AA/Oneworld $414-$480 many California airports to FRA, DUS, MUC, ZRH, GVA August 2018

American Airlines and Oneworld Alliance partners has one of their rare fare sales with ticket prices to several cities in Germany and Switzerland priced in the $400s for... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United CEO: Personal, Not Political Reason for Dropping NRA Discount

United Airlines’ CEO Oscar Munoz was asked about why his airline suspended National Rifle Association (NRA) discounts after the Parkland, Florida high school... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Cathay Pacific Devalues Asia Miles, Overhauls Earning and Redemption

Asia Miles, the frequent flyer program of Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon, has long been a niche program for many of us in the US. It is not a strong program for... Read More

Travel Codex
Walking in Memphis (Airport): Memphis in 2018

There are now seven scheduled airlines which fly into Memphis: American, Delta, United, Southwest, Air Canada, Frontier, and Allegiant. Of these carriers, Air Canada is... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
American August fare SFO to Geneva $416, Munich $464

American Airlines has SFO to Geneva at $416 round trip for summer departures starting early August using Finnair’s nonstop flight to Helsinki for a one-stop... Read More

Frequent Miler
Getting a Chinese visa in a hurry & Mobile Passport for expedited re-entry

Getting a Chinese visa in a hurry might not be something you think you’ll ever need to do, but I recently needed to do so and learned a couple of good lessons in... Read More

The Travelers Club
Air Italy à New York, c’est pour bientôt !

Nous avons récemment évoqué Air Italy lorsque la jeune compagnie aérienne italienne a pris possession de son premier Boeing 737 MAX 8... Read More

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3 für 2 bei IHG Thailand

IHG Thailand hat gerade eine 3 für 2 Promo laufen ... Read More

The Shutterwhale
Upcoming Changes to Asia Miles (22 June 2018) – ‘Improved’ Earn Rates and Redemption Adjustments

Asia Miles will be introducing some new changes to the way miles are being earned and redeemed on 22 June 2018 - everything stays the same until then. If you are... Read More

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Ein netter KLM / Air France / China Southern BUSINESS Sale Budapest – Asien

Die Skyteam Airlines haben ganz nette Business Preise von Budapest nach China, Korea und Taiwan geladen ... Read More

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