View from the Wing
New Security Procedures for Flying to the U.S. are Stupid

Passengers bound for the US are now interrogated as part of the check-in process. This isn't entirely new, it was in place for Paris Charles de Gaulle earlier in the... Read More

Points With a Crew
Earn Bonus Points for In-Person shopping with Alaska!

Shopping portals have been a great way to earn extra points for online shopping--now the benefits are being extended to in-person shopping as well! Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Staples Visa Mastercard Deal

Staples is offering their promotion where when you purchase $300 in Visa or MasterCard gift cards, you can get $15 in Staples gift card.  Make sure you use a card... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Is Delta Adding Fuel Surcharges To Award Tickets From The US To Europe?

Lots of teeth gnashing recently about Delta's apparent glitch in adding fuel surcharges to award tickets from the US to Europe. Was it a mistake? The post Is Delta... Read More

Final Call-United MileagePlus Mystery Bonus up to 100% bonus

The most recent United Airline points purchase promotion is a Mystery Bonus, up to 100%! For 2 more days, Until November 20th, members can leverage this promotion for a... Read More

Angelina Travels
Review: Marriott’s Brand New Category 4 AC Hotel Columbus Dublin, Ohio

This past Wednesday, November 15, I was invited to the grand opening party and ribbon cutting ceremony at a new Marriott category 4 property nested in a new neighborhood... Read More

Frequent Miler
New Chase Offers for Gap, Banana Republic, Home Chef, more

There are some new Chase Offers available for sync. We recently wrote about the roll-out of this new program on the Chase Marriott Rewards Premiuer card and... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Cathay Pacific Is Testing Mattress Pads In Business Class

While Cathay Pacific has an industry leading first class product, their business class has never impressed me as much. Their seat is great -- they have reverse... Read More

MBNA Smart Cash Adds Annual Fee

The popular MBNA Smart Cash has added an annual fee. It may still say MasterCard on the MBNA website, but most people should have been converted to a Visa by... Read More

Voyage Avance
Lounge review : Sapporo New Chitose airport(CTS) Super Lounge

When I visit Fukuoka for my business trip, I took Peach... 投稿 Lounge review : Sapporo New Chitose airport(CTS) Super Lounge は Voyage Avancé... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Going Back to Manchester, England

As most Americans are preparing to stuff a turkey and then stuff themselves, we are preparing for a trip back to one of our favorite cities, Manchester, England. We... Read More

View from the Wing
Internal Memo: American’s Catering Progress at LAX Since the Listeria Discovery

After listeria was discovered at the LAX facility of caterer Gate Gourmet, American Airlines (and later others) stopped using them to provision food for flights. That's... Read More

Renés Points
Thinking about flying Delta Air Lines? Here are the best and the worst parts to consider!

Thinking about flying Delta Air Lines? Here are the best and the worst parts to consider! Continue reading → The post Thinking about flying Delta Air Lines? Here... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Great Holiday Gift: Buy United Polaris Pillows & Blankets

With the holidays quickly approaching, I'm sure some people are looking for gifts for the avgeeks in their life. Well, there's some good news -- the United Shop is... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
All BA gateways $380-$450 USA to Amsterdam, France, Italy

British Airways has low fares again from all its USA gateway airports to Amsterdam and several cities across France and Italy priced from $405 to $470 round trip with... Read More

Frequent Miler
Last Chance Deals: Shop ’till these bonuses drop

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some of the best ongoing deals around. We’ve got a number of key... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Grand Hyatt Shanghai

Review eines Corner Club Rooms im Grand Hyatt Shanghai als World of Hyatt Globalist Upgrade ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Error Fare: Jet Airways First Kathmandu – Amsterdam (Return): 1880 Euro

Mit Jet Airways in der First Return von Kathmandu nach Amsterdam. Für ein vollkommen offenes First Return Ticket sind 1 880 Euro schon ein extrem guter Preis ... Read More

Heels First Travel
7 Travel Size Beauty Advent Calendars Starting at $15

These days there seems to be an advent calendar for anything, and travel size beauty products are no exception. If you want to treat yourself or a friend to daily... Read More

Deals We Like
All Deals in One Spot!

Here is a compiled list with all of the currently active deals in the points and miles world! Make sure to scroll through to check on any offers expiring soon that... Read More

Дайджест за неделю: 19 ноября

Дайджест новостей и... Read More

View from the Wing
Rapping Delta Flight Attendant Busts Rhyming Safety Announcements

On flights that offer inflight entertainment we usually get a safety video. It's choreographed, sometimes a little bit funny, but most of the time ultimately corporate.... Read More

The Gate
Save Up to 25 Percent in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific Winter 2018 With Hyatt

You can save up to 25 percent on the winter sale of 2018 — also known as The Places You Can Explore promotion — for stays at greater than 180... Read More

View from the Wing
All I Want for Christmas is United Polaris

United's online store now stocks Polaris items. So now flight attendants won't have to monitor passengers stealing all the amenities, and can just direct folks to... Read More

Running with Miles
Weekend Deals: 20% Off Garmin Watches, Up to 40% Off Salomon Running Gear, and Fitness Earbuds

Check out great weekend deals that include a nice 20% off Garmin watches, up to 40% off Salomon running gear, and even a big deal on Bragi Dash earbuds! The post Weekend... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Hyatt Place Bangkok

In my teaser post on the Hyatt Place Bangkok, I lauded this hotel’s comfort and amenities. Here’s a full review of the hotel. Located on Sukhumvit 24,... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Emirates First Class Suite, New Delta One Business Class Routes, Free Bose Headphones

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

Running with Miles
Looking Back: Paying $19.28 for a $1,400 Suite in a Mansion

With the Conrad Chicago deal this week, here is a little look back at a similar promo where I got a $1,400 suite in a mansion for $19! The post Looking Back: Paying... Read More

The Gate
How to Disable Infinite Scroll on FlyerTalk

When FlyerTalk underwent an upgrade to the software that powers it on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, a functionality known as Infinite Scroll became the default in terms... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
Fliegen Erklärt: Sind alle Flugzeuge eines Typs baugleich?

Wer schon einmal ein Auto gekauft hat, kennt das ja: Zwei Golfs sind selten gleich. Neben offensichtlichen Unterschieden wie Lack, Motor und Sonderausstattungen wie... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Surprise: Jetzt gibt’s Early Check-in für IHG Spire Elite

IHG Rewards Spire Elite Kunden bekommen nun Early Check-in ab 10:00 bei Verfügbarkeit ... Read More

View from the Wing
5 Reasons to Get the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card — Over Sapphire Reserve

Last year Chase introduced the Sapphire Reserve card which was such a hit Chase filed an SEC 8-K advising of materially higher costs from new cardmember acquisition.... Read More

Miles To Memories
(REMINDER) Visa Gift Card Instant Rebate! $15 off $300+ at Office Depot/Max: Info & How to Maximize

Reminder the Office Depot Visa gift card rebate starts in the morning. Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Saudia Business Cairo – USA (Return): 780 Euro

Saudia macht abgehend von Cairo Spaß. Nach Washington oder New York fliegt man Business Return um 780 Euro ... Read More

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