God Save The Points
Hot Deal: Many U.S. Cities To Hawaii Starting At $355 Round Trip…

Hawaii is always worth the trip… Forget the news! Trying to scare you away from Hawaii by talking about one singular Volcano on a part of one island tourists... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Iberia’s Website Is Down – No Surprise

Iberia announced a generous promotion (perhaps a mistake in terms) that earns recipients 9,000 avios per ticket. While the deal has been curtailed, that hasn’t... Read More

One Mile at a Time
5 Common Misconceptions About The Chase Sapphire Reserve

The Chase Sapphire Reserve® Card was introduced just under two years ago, and with it Chase has managed to capture a whole new market that previously... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Mixed Feelings on the Reconfigured United 757-300

Reconfigured Boeing 757-300 Aircraft United Airlines operates a small fleet of 21 757-300 (753) aircraft, a high-density domestic workhouse flying primarily on... Read More

Miles To Memories
My Game Plan For Chase Freedom’s 3rd Quarter 5% Categories

This is a decent 5% quarter for Chase Freedom cardholders. I give you a few tips & tricks on how to maximize it. The post My Game Plan For Chase Freedom’s 3rd... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
DEAL: Royal Jordanian Business Athen – Bangkok (Return): 1300 Euro

Mit der Royal Jordanian Business von Athen nach Bangkok ... Read More

Travel With Grant
Common Travel Scams & How to Avoid Them

As experienced travelers we think we’re savvy when it comes to travel scams and how to avoid them. However, since the busy travel season is upon us, reviewing the... Read More

No Mas Coach!
TODAY: Last Chance for Europe BUSINESS CLASS flights for $300

Iberia is running an amazing deal where you can get a business class ticket, but jumping through some hoops, for under $300. The post TODAY: Last Chance for Europe... Read More

Angelina Travels
British Airways Call Center Hold Time Alternative

Who else can vividly remember the golden age of miles and points? One credit card offer that truly got me hooked during the “golden age” was the British... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Full Lunch on 35-Minute Lufthansa Flight

Yesterday, I flew Lufthansa from Frankfurt to Munich in order to catch a longhaul home to Los Angeles. Expecting a light snack, I was surprised when a hearty meal was... Read More

Michael W Travels
Amex Offers: SPG- $60 Off $300 (20% Off)!

It’s been a while since I last checked my American Express accounts to see my Amex Offers. I tend to check less frequently these days due to a lack of exciting... Read More

God Save The Points
You Can Book NYC Helicopter Tours For Just $84 Per Person…

New York is a city of dizzying heights. From the Freedom Tower at One World Trade to the Top Of The Rock at Rockefeller Center, there’s a never ending array of... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Emirates Will Operate The World’s Shortest Scheduled A380 Flight Ever

Emirates is by far the world's largest operator of the A380. The airline exclusively has 777s and A380s, so they operate huge planes on short routes (and also huge... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
DLD 198: The AA +UA + Rolls episode

Does it feel like this trio of topics come up too often? Maybe if they weren't always doing silly things we'd venture out more. But not this week. Because American,... Read More

The Short Final
My Favorite Ways to Find Premium Flight Deals

If you’ve been following this blog for the past couple of weeks you’ve seen me dabble in posting flight deals. I’m not an expert by any means, but if I... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Will Austin Become Delta’s Fourth Focus City?

View From the Wing reported yesterday that Delta will upgrade Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) to a focus city. If true, Austin will join Boston (BOS),... Read More

View from the Wing
United Handing Out Gift Cards and Miles at the Gate to Promote Credit Card Awareness

I’m a big fan of creative and even guerrilla marketing efforts, especially when it’s travel companies getting attention by giving away value to their... Read More

Running with Miles
Airline Deal of the Year: Get 90,000 Avios at Very Cheap Prices!

This could be the airline deal of the year! Earn up to 90,000 Avios at very cheap prices with this awesome promo. But, check it out and act fast as it expires tomorrow... Read More

Mommy Points
Going All-In on the 90,000 Mile Iberia Promo of the Year With a Family

As a friend of mine once said, if it is worth doing for one person, it is worth doing for the whole family. Before the 'frequent flyer promo of the year' expires, let's... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
DEAL: Swiss Business Budapest – Shanghai (Return): 1350 Euro

Mit der Swiss Business von Budapest nach Shanghai ... Read More

Miles To Memories
ATW: Citi Shutdown, Real Life Mission Impossible, American Loses $13K in Luggage & Lots More!

My latest edition of Roundup: Articles From Around the Web! The post ATW: Citi Shutdown, Real Life Mission Impossible, American Loses $13K in Luggage & Lots More!... Read More

Points With a Crew
Deal of the year? 90,000 Avios for less than $350!

Every once in a while a killer, too-good-to-be-true deal comes out, and the company quickly rescinds it. But it sounds like this Iberia Avios deal is real. Read More

Deals We Like
I’m Going All In! $250 for 90,000 Iberia Avios!

Yesterday I wrote about what will most likely be the biggest promotion of the year! At that time, I was undecided as to whether or not I would take advantage of the... Read More

View from the Wing
15 Year Old Dyslexic Girl Comes to the Aid of Distressed Deaf and Blind Passenger

Sometimes people can be wonderful even in the midst of air travel. And small kindnesses can make all the difference to the people we touch. Continue reading 15 Year Old... Read More

One Mile at a Time
FAQs On Iberia’s Insane 90K Avios Promotion

Through tomorrow, Iberia is running what I'd consider to be the airline promotion of the year. The airline is offering 9,000 bonus Avios for every flight you book... Read More

God Save The Points
Why 23:59 Is The Coolest Airline Rule For Travelers…

Picking which airline to fly with is far more than price… For most people, picking a flight is all about price. But assuming price is equal – which airline... Read More

Miles To Memories
How I Saved EVEN MORE $$$ With This Weekend’s CRAZY Iberia Avios Promotion!

The Iberia Avios deal where you can buy 90K points for less than $300 is almost too good to be true, but there is one thing you can do to make it even better! The post... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Timberline Steaks & Grille Denver Airport (Priority Pass Restaurant)

Last week I had a three hour connection in Denver, giving me a perfect opportunity to try out the Timberline Steaks & Grille, a Priority Pass restaurant. I wrote... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Here’s a Terrible Way to Promote Your Elite Status Levels

Fairmont President's Club gets rolled into Le Club AccorHotels on July 2, 2018. Fairmont distinguished itself with upgrade and free night certificates. Accor has... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Oh…HARE – Tips (And Tales Of) Escaping Chicago’s Infamous Airport

Anyone who flies regularly knows that delays and cancelations happen, and there's often very little that we can do about it. As a general rule, I try to avoid... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
Bin ich der Einzige, der die Iberia-Aktionsticket wirklich abfliegt?

Die Iberia-Promo hat sich schnell herumgesprochen. Mittlerweile sind die günstigsten Buchungsklassen auf Strecken wie Madrid-Palma, die in der Nebensaison ab... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Easy Way To Save On Groceries, Virgin Atlantic Honors Mistake Fares, 19 Best Summer Travel Apps

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

View from the Wing
Deal of the Year Through This Weekend Only 90,000 Points for $300 (1/3 of a Cent Per Point!)

You can earn 90,000 Avios for under $300. Iberia is giving out 9,000 Avios per trip for up to 10 trips. That's amazing considering there's no minimum fare involved.... Read More

TravelUpdate
Norwegian to open Dublin to Hamilton, Canada from March

Norwegian continues to expand, announcing a new route from Dublin to Hamilton in Canada. This is going to start at the end of March 2019 and will be operated by the... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Park Hyatt Chicago (Executive Suite)

My stay at the Park Hyatt Chicago was much more about the company than the property itself, but I very much appreciated the spacious suite with an excellent view of the... Read More

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