The Gate
Fun Facts About Passports: Hilton to Host Passport Booth at O’Hare International Airport

Although 131,841,062 United States passports were in circulation during the year 2016 — which is a record number, according to these statistics provided by... Read More

Travel With Grant
1,500 FlexPoints or 2,500 Club Carlson Points for Setting Up Automatic Payments

Good afternoon everyone.  Yesterday afternoon, I received 2 promotional emails from US Bank to receive FlexPoints and Club Carlson points for setting up an... Read More

Magic of Miles
Disney World Hotels Now Allowing Dogs

When you check-in at these hotels with your furry family member, you'll receive Pluto's Welcome Kit with goodies. It includes all the things you and your doggie will... Read More

Travel Codex
Track Alaska Airlines 737-400 Combi Final Flights

Alaska Airlines 737-400 combi will take its final flights today. The plane left Seattle this morning and will fly between Seattle, Juneau, Yakutat, Cordova, and... Read More

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Qatar Business Berlin – Kuala Lumpur (Return): 1440 Euro

Das echt sehr nette Angebot für die Qatar Business nach Kuala Lumpur ist wieder zurück ... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
JFK to Get Outdoor Swimming Pool! List of Best Airport Pools

Earlier this month, Points Miles & Martinis shared news that a new VIP Lounge at Punta Cana airport will feature an outdoor swimming pool. Well, New York... Read More

Monkey Miles
Winner of AA First Class Amenity Kit

Our promotion ended last night at Midnight PST, and one lucky winner has been chosen! Using a random number generator we have selected the winner and the amenity kit... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
The Cheapest Hyatt in the World

As the year draws to a close and many of us are considering how we can squeeze in additional nights for status requalification, one very attractively-priced Hyatt... Read More

View from the Wing
New IHG Rewards Club-Mastercard Gift Card & Bonus Points Promo and Photo Sharing Contest

I’d view this as a $50 rebate on a minimum of 3 nights’ hotel, of $16.67 per night. And after that you can earn 4000 points which I see as a $12 rebate per... Read More

Points With a Crew
Police uncover grocery store gift card scam

An interesting article today from a police report of a gift card scam at a local grocery store. It appears enterprising criminals have taken to modifying a ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
IHG’s Priceless Experiences Promotion Returns For 2017

At the moment IHG Rewards Club is running their Accelerate promotion, where different members are targeted for different offers based on their stay patterns. That... Read More

Miles To Memories
Capital One Venture Card Review – New Increased Offer!

Capital One Venture card review and details on the increased bonus. Read More

Deals We Like
Pruvo Will Find You the Lowest Hotel Rate!

I was recently made aware of the hotel site Pruvo that constantly checks hotel prices for you on a reservation you’ve already booked. For those that have used... Read More

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65000 Choice Punkte: 466 Euro – Mit Mystery Bonus: 75000 Punkte

Choice verkauft wieder Punkte. Jetzt mit einem Mystery Bonus, aber mindestens mit 30% Bonus ... Read More

View from the Wing
Amex Black Card Slows Down Bullet, May Have Saved Man’s Life

‘Real metal’ cards like the JP Morgan Palladium were cool 4 and 5 years ago for sure. But now that everyone is doing metal it’s no longer quite as... Read More

Mommy Points
Try Again to Make Reservations at United’s Classified Restaurant

A couple months ago United opened up an exclusive invitation-only 36 seat restaurant called Classified in Newark’s Terminal C. The sent out invitations to a... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
InterContinental Get $100 Gift Card With Two Stays With IHG

IHG is running a promotion where when you stay twice with IHG hotels using your Mastercard from November 1st to February 1st, 2018, you can get a MasterCard... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
LATAM e Multiplus lançam promoção exclusiva de resgate para clientes LATAM Fidelidade

Clientes Platinum, Black e Black Signature terão prioridade no resgate e podem voar mais utilizando menos pontos   A LATAM e a Multiplus lançam hoje... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Etihad Is Testing Hand Baggage Only Fares

Historically the Gulf carriers have been pretty full service, especially in economy, where most other airlines around the world have been cutting costs and finding ways... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Turkish Airlines A330’s 7 hour flight to nowhere

An A330 plane that belonged to Turkish Airlines had to circle 7 hours to return to the base last week, with passengers having a flight to nowhere. Here is how this... Read More

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Ein S7 Status Match

Noch ein Oneworld Status Match ist aufgetaucht. S7 gibt scheinbar einen inoffiziellen Match her ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Gyft, Buy $50 Nike Gift Card with $10 Bonus plus 5X

A treat from Nike:Get a $10 bonus Nike Gift Card when you buy a $50 Nike Card. Use code NIKEBOO. Ends 10/31 or while supplies last. Read More

TravelSkills
Delta unveils new seats on new Airbus A350 & sets routes

We’re getting close to the commercial launch of Delta’s first Airbus A350 wide-body, and the carrier has unveiled more of its route plans for the new... Read More

Running with Miles
Credit Card Review: USAA Cashback Rewards Plus

This card has become a permanent fixture in my rotation. If you can get this card, should it be in yours? The post Credit Card Review: USAA Cashback Rewards Plus... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Delta Announces Their First A350 Route Out Of Atlanta

Earlier I wrote about how Delta announced two additional A350 routes out of Detroit Airport. With those additions, Delta has now announced their first five A350 routes,... Read More

Miles To Memories
IHG Priceless Experiences Promotion, Get $100 Gift Card with Two Stays

IHG sent out an email earlier with a new Priceless Experiences promotion that can get you a gift card and some bonus points. Read More

One Mile at a Time
Booked: Thai Business Class, Malaysia Business Class & Cathay Dragon First Class

As I first wrote about earlier in the month, Tiffany and I are headed to Beijing in February thanks to a reasonably priced business class fare on Delta. We were able to... Read More

Travel With Grant
American Airlines Business Extra: Don’t Forget to Double Dip on your AA Flights

Do you know that American Airlines has another mileage earning program besides its Advantage Mileage Program? So, yes, you earn miles in both programs. I joined it years... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Malaysia Airlines’ CEO Explains Why He Quit

Yesterday it was announced that Malaysia Airlines' CEO would be stepping down from his position at the company, and moving back to Ireland to become the COO of Ryanair.... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Free Soup Today! No Purchase Necessary

 Via Schlotsky’s Facebook page, you can score a free bowl of soup, including our fan favorites Potato Bacon or Broccoli Cheese!* No purchase necessary!... Read More

The Gate
Can You Avoid Encounters With Bed Bugs Aboard Airplanes?

In this article from January of 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the United States states that “Everyone is at risk for getting bed bugs... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Lufthansa First Class Terminal Frankfurt

The Lufthansa First Class Terminal in Frankfurt remains one of the best first class lounges in the world. Although not intended for arriving longhaul passengers, the... Read More

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ACHTUNG beim Iberia Status Match

Iberia hat einen großzügigen Status Match aufgelegt, macht aber jetzt auf eigenwillig ... Read More

View from the Wing
Dumpster Fire Airline Alitalia to Expire Everyone’s Miles Unless They Take 4 New Flights

Some programs have expiring miles. For instance, miles earned today will expire in 3 years if unused. Other programs have expiring accounts. You account becomes... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Earn 120K+ American Miles With 2 Credit Card Sign-Ups

Citi has increased the sign-up bonuses on their co-branded AAdvantage credit cards for a limited time, to 60,000 bonus miles upon completing minimum spend. I don't... Read More

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