Points, Miles & Martinis
Southwest Airlines Hawaii Expansion, Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Review

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and... Read More

View from the Wing
American Begrudgingly Refunds Checked Bag Fees for Lost Luggage – But Only for Canada Passengers

Most provisions of Canada's new Air Passenger Protection Regulations went into effect July 15. They lay out new rules that apply to flights to, from, and within Canada... Read More

Places I Want to Go To

The whole point of collecting points and miles is to travel to places old and new. Here are some of the places I want to go to for the first time. The post Places I Want... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
HOT: Juneyao Business Deutschland – Shanghai (Return): 1320 Euro

Mit der Juneyao Business von Deutschland nach Shanghai ... Read More

Miles To Memories
3 Days in Amsterdam Trip Report – What Did We Pack in On Our Short Trip?

I had an amazing 3 days in Amsterdam and I wanted to share the best of the best from our trip and also share a few things we want to hit next time. The post 3 Days in... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
A Late Night Carb Fest On Austrian Airlines

Each week, my Meal of the Week feature examines an airline meal from my travels over the years. This may be a meal from earlier in the week or it may be a meal... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Guide To Citi Prestige Changes In 2019 (Including 4th Night Free Devaluation)

There have been many recent changes to this card. The biggest (negative) change is coming next month: restrictions on the Citi Prestige 4th night free perk. Read More

One Mile at a Time
Weekly Review: August 17, 2019

Hello from Miami! Ford and I just got home -- I first took a quick review trip around the world (and then some), and then met Ford in Greece, where we had a fun and... Read More

The Gate
50 Percent Off With Amtrak For September 2019 Travel — But Hurry

You can save 50 percent off of coach fares and Acela Business Class fares with Amtrak during the September Sale for travel between Sunday, September 1, 2019 and Monday,... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
NEUKUNDEN: Ein 25 USD Best Western Gutschein für nächsten Stay

Neukunden bei Best Western Rewards erhalten einen 25 USD Gutschein ... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Marriott Now Offering Hotel Shuttle Van Tracking via App

Hotel shuttles are a great amenity that most airport hotels offer, however until now there hasn’t been an easy way to know when the next shuttle is coming.... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Should You Sign Up For A Credit Card During Your Flight?

If you’ve flown in the past several months, you know the drill. Usually, but not always, towards the end of the flight, the flight attendant will come over the PA... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
PRICEDROP: Hainan Business Rom – Taipei (Return): 1180 Euro

Mit der Hainan Business von Rom nach Taipei ... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Passenger Claims Airline Employee Assaulted Her After Complaining About Lost Luggage

An American woman was flying with her 13-year old son to Norway to visit relatives.  The woman claims she was assaulted by a Norwegian employee, physically striking... Read More

View from the Wing
Boeing 787 Software is Vulnerable to Hacking

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

Frequent Miler
Citi (apparently) loses transfer partner Garuda Indonesia

In reading blog posts from around the Internet for our week in review around the web post (which publishes later tonight), I came across a post from Milelion (a... Read More

Monkey Miles
American Express Business Platinum 100k Referral Offer + 20k per referral ( YMMV )

American Express Business Platinum 100k Referral Offer + 20k per referral The post American Express Business Platinum 100k Referral Offer + 20k per referral ( YMMV )... Read More

Miles To Memories
Amazon Free Trials & Promotions Roundup (Updated Monthly)

A list of all of the Amazon free trials and promotions located in one place. We will be updating this list monthly with all of the latest offers. The post Amazon Free... Read More

Points With a Crew
5 reasons to add China to your must-visit list

After visting China once, I think I'm hooked for life. There are numerous reasons why you should add this country to your travel list, but here are my 5: Read More

Michael W Travels
Win A Trip For 3 To Six Flags America From The Travel Channel

The Travel Channel is giving away a trip for three to Six Flags America, located in Washington, DC. The prize includes airfare, a hotel stay, spending money, Six Flags... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
United Airlines Tokyo Haneda Route Expansion

Following Delta Air Lines to Grow Presence at Tokyo Haneda recent announcement where the airline plans to shift all their flying from Tokyo-Narita to Tokyo-Haneda,... Read More

God Save The Points
Deal Alert: $233 Non-Stop, Round Trip Flights From US Cities To Spain…

It’s never been cheaper to visit Europe, especially Madrid or Barcelona. With the Euro in decline and flight prices in a downward spiral, there’s literally... Read More

Family Flys Free
Restrictions Coming To The Club Lounge Visits

The Club Lounge network has been one that I have frequented most through use of my Priority Pass membership. But there are restrictions being rolled out. The post... Read More

One Mile at a Time
IHG Rewards Club Premier Credit Card Review (2019)

Hotel credit cards are incredibly underrated. Even if you don't spend much  money on them, they can offer huge perks and sometimes even offer free nights.... Read More

Family Flys Free
Review: Hyatt Place Detroit Livonia

During a couple days spent with friends in the Detroit metro area, my son and I stayed at the Hyatt Place Detroit Livonia, an excellent value award choice. The post... Read More

Miles To Memories
How to Deal With Horrible Passengers, MoviePass Up to More Shadiness, The Confidante Miami Beach Review

My latest edition of articles from around the web. Around the web is collection of articles that I found interesting that are travel related. The post How to Deal With... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Here’s How Bad LGA Is, International Travel Without Passport, Don’t Get Ripped Off By These ATMs, & More!

Happy Saturday friends, and hooray, it’s finally the weekend! Here’s a recap of what’s gone on at YMMV this week. From what we’ve written to what... Read More

Sam Chui
Marriott Bonvoy – New Seasonal Award Pricing To Begin From 14th September

Marriott Bonvoy will be introducing off-peak/standard/peak award pricing starting 14th September. While the category of the hotels stay the same, expect to pay more or... Read More

View from the Wing
Miracle on the Hudson Flight Went ‘In the Drink’ and Now It’s a Las Vegas Cocktail

This past weekend a Ural Airlines Airbus A321 landed in a field after a double bird strike drawing comparisons to the 'Miracle on the Hudson' US Airways flight 1549 ten... Read More

Points of Arabia
SAii Lagoon Maldives – Great Deal and Honors Gold Benefits

Maldives is high on my bucket list. In fact, I am saving up a substantial stash of Hilton Honors points to redeem at a Maldives property. By the end of this year, Hilton... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
How A Father-Son Team Exploited American Airlines To Scam Millions

A father-son team face a combined 15 years in federal prison after being convicted of fraud and identity theft in a scheme that targeted American Airlines employees.... Read More

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