The World’s Greatest Travel Jacket: Part II Coming Soon

If you see me on the road, chances are more likely than not that I will be wearing my Baubax Travel Jacket. It’s the best piece of travel equipment I own (see The... Read More

Points With a Crew
Starbucks eGift Card $5 for $10 with Groupon

There's new Groupon offer of $5 for a $10 Starbucks gift card. Want to save a bit more on your purchase? Find out how. Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Die Pläne von Qatar Airways – Al Baker erzählt!

Bei der großen Übergabe des A350-1000 an Qatar Airways übernimmt der Qatar CEO Al Baker die letzte halbe Stunde der Pressekonferenz und plaudert... Read More

Monkey Miles
Strategizing for the new Singapore Suites using saver level points.

Singapore’s new Suites look next level. This is truly an extraordinary time to be an avid points and miles collector. Not only are the opportunities to collect... Read More

Miles To Memories
Chase 5/24 Rule Explained: Everything You need to Know

Chase's 5/24 rule guide: 5/24 is one of the most restrictive policies affecting applications for new credit cards. In this guide we explain the details, outline the... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Winners of the GoGo Giveaway

Free Gogo Passes! The winners are announced! The post Winners of the GoGo Giveaway appeared first on No Mas Coach!. Read More

God Save The Points
Mexico Deal: $210 East And West Coast U.S. Cities To Mexico – Round Trip…

Mexico is so much more than fun in the sun- but when it comes to that, it’s pretty fantastic too. Places like Mexico City are experiencing cultural renaissances,... Read More

Mommy Points
Family Travel Trumps a Perfect Attendance Award

Regular school attendance and getting a quality classroom education is very important, but so is the gift of learning from the classroom of the world. For us, learning... Read More

Travel With Grant
9 Delicious Reasons Why You Should Visit Portugal

You know how it is when you return from a trip and you’ve had the most wonderful time. I keep asking people, “Have you visited Portugal, yet?” The... Read More

Deals We Like
The Southwest Companion Pass is Not Always the Best Option

I’ve been a Southwest Companion Pass holder for around 10 years now. It is by far my favorite perk in the entire travel, points and miles world. It has allowed a... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Tons Of New Priority Pass Lounges

It’s nice to see Priority Pass expanding the lounges in their program, which means more lounges for The Platinum Card® from American Express cardholders... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Air Italy: Qatar’s Plan to Destroy Alitalia

Air Italy wants to be the flag carrier of Italy, taking over beleaguered Alitalia’s long-held dominant position. Air Italy is actually already Italy’s #2... Read More

Running with Miles
Getting the Bonus a Second Time with American Express

Just a week after closing my Business Platinum, American Express surprised me with a great offer on a card I've already had. The post Getting the Bonus a Second Time... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Hyatt Place Yerevan

Originally I wasn't planning on staying at the Hyatt Place Yerevan. However, after getting to the airport at 12:30AM, I was informed that my flight had been delayed by... Read More

Übergabe der Qatar Airways A350-1000 [Einladung]

Disclaimer: Zu der Veranstaltung war ich als (Sven) als Blogger eingeladen. Da mir eine Teilnehme aus privaten Gründen nicht möglich war flog Raphael für... Read More

God Save The Points
Italy Has A “New” Airline – With Brand New Planes (And Suites)…

When we say new, we mean it’s now official. Air Italy experienced a glorious rebirth this week. Qatar Airways has officially launched the new brand, with hopes of... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Chasing food across borders: Banitsa at Sofia’s Tsentralni Hali

Tourist trap or insight into local culture? Weekend markets are a favorite stop of mine in a new city. And at Sofia's Tsentralni Hali recently I got way more than I... Read More

View from the Wing
Passengers Who Take Carry On Bags During an Evacuation Shouldn’t Be Fined

Whenever there's an aircraft evacuation there are photos of passengers taking personal items out of the plane. Sometimes it's a purse or laptop bag from underneath... Read More

Frequent Miler
Will the Office Depot / Office Max promo stack? YMMV

Office Depot and Office Max are offering $10 off $100 or more on select gift cards right now. This might stack with an additional 10% back... Read More

The Travelers Club
L’Airbus A330neo de TAP sort de peinture !

Le premier Airbus A330neo destiné à TAP Air Portugal est sorti hier matin de l’atelier de peinture à Toulouse. Il arbore maintenant la... Read More

Monkey Miles
WOW! Los Angeles to Sydney Business Class for $2300

Xiamen Airlines has unbelievable roundtrip fares from LA to Sydney Xiamen Airlines is member airline of SkyTeam and has been slowly making waves with some incredible... Read More

Вот почему я не люблю несетевые отели

По сравнению с отелями... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Qatar Airways Becomes First Airline To Take Delivery Of Airbus A350-1000

Qatar Airways loves having the newest technology when it comes to planes. In late 2014, Qatar Airways became the global launch customer for the A350-900, and I had the... Read More

Mommy Points
Save Money on Hotel Stays With Two New Amex Promos (Targeted)

I know that most of us prefer to use hotel points to cover hotel stays whenever possible, but sometimes paying out of pocket is the best way to get what you need when... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Sisters Sue Airline for “Guilt by Association” Fart Removal

Two sisters are suing a Dutch budget airline for their removal from a recent flight. That flight diverted after a passenger proved unable or unwilling to control his... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
First Qatar Airways A350-1000 route confirmed: London Ahoy!

Yesterday was the big pomp and circumstance that happened to be the handover of the first Airbus A350-1000 to Qatar Airways. A350-1000 and A350-900 Qatar formation... Read More

That’s Me in the Corner Losing My Globalist Status

So long Hyatt Globalist. I was unable to requalify for Globalist for 2018 because I refused to stay and make the Hyatt House my second residence in 2017 (see Hyatt Kills... Read More

View from the Wing
New Star Alliance Tools and Bonus Marriott Points

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

One Mile at a Time
Emirates Resuming A380 Service To Houston As Of June 1, 2018

Emirates has been doing what they can to rightsize capacity on routes as much as possible. For example, last April Emirates announced that they were drastically reducing... Read More

Finnair erweitert Flüge nach Chicago und San Francisco bis 5.12.2018

Finnair, die Airline aus dem Norden, welche über das Drehkreuz Helsinki schnelle Verbindungen nach Asien ermöglicht, verstärkt ihre Flugkapazitäten... Read More

Points With a Crew
Schedule change… to the RESCUE!

Reader Kate has a 2-connection, all-day award ticket for her family of 5. Now American has changed one of her flights and her 3 hour (lunch time!) layover has been cut... Read More

Miles To Memories
Great News to Start the Day! JetBlue Adds Another Route to Premium Lie Flat Mint Service: NYC to Seattle

JetBlue Adding Mint Service From NYC to Seattle. Mint is a wonderful premium cabin product that is unmatched by any domestic First Class experience I've had to date. See... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Marriott will give you 25% discount or 5,000 points if you find a cheaper rate elsewhere!

Until now if you found a cheaper room rate at a Marriott hotel, Marriott would match the lower rate and give an additional 25% discount. Now, Marriott has improved the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Etihad Eliminates Chauffeur Service On Award Tickets

Etihad continues to make cut after cut after cut after cut to their passenger experience. Individually all of these changes are minor, but when you put them all... Read More

Review: The Club at SEA – South Satellite

At the end of my time in the Emerald City, I flew home with my sister-in-law.  And to kill time at the airport, we checked out The Club at SEA. On my last day in... Read More

Deals We Like
Didn’t Receive your Wyndham Points? Now you Can!

A few days ago I wrote about Wyndham changing the terms of their previous promotion with zero announcement to their members. Of course the terms were technically... Read More

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