Points, Miles & Martinis
Transfer American Express Membership Rewards to Starwood Preferred Guest/Marriott

American Express Membership Rewards points now transfer to Starwood Preferred Guest at a 1:1 ratio, the same way that Chase Ultimate Rewards transfer to Marriott rewards... Read More

Miles To Memories
Marriott Screws Customers, Save 33% on IHG Stays, Travel Hacking Addiction, $500 Increased Bonus & More!

The best posts and deals from this week including a great new credit card bonus with 4X earnings, news of Marriott's customer unfriendly changes, Chase loses a valuable... Read More

View from the Wing
Male Model Slipped While Boarding. Now He’s Suing Lufthansa for $8 Million.

A male model is suing Lufthansa for $8 million because he fell down because of “wet and oily residue” while boarding a London – Munich flight in 2012.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Why Do Canadian Airport Codes Begin With The Letter “Y?”

A few days ago Ben wrote about the humorous tale of a man in Canada boarding the wrong flight 1,800 miles in the wrong direction, and ending up at an airport that didn't... Read More

Michael W Travels
Anthony Bourdain Recommended: Doughnut Hot Dog- Kiev, Ukraine

In early June, the world mourned when we found out that star chef, TV host and traveler Anthony Bourdain had taken his life. Anthony Bourdain inspired many in different... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
What Exactly is a Southwest ‘Wanna Get Away’ Fare

We all Wanna Get Away! That is, after all, the reason we love to travel. And Southwest Airlines understood this when they cleverly named one of their fare classes Wanna... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amazon Up To 80% Off Kindle eBooks NY Times Best Sellers

I just got my new Kindle doing Prime Day deals (it was only $10 with stacking promos!) Now, I’m working on loading it up with good reads for my upcoming vacations... Read More

Miles To Memories
W Las Vegas & SLS to Leave Starwood/Marriott & What’s Going to Happen Next

We knew the W Las Vegas was leaving the W brand, but it appears the entire property is now going independent and leaving Starwood/Marriott behind. The post W Las Vegas... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The Curious Implied Valuation Of Miles When Redeemed For Magazines

As I'm sure everyone knows, it's possible to redeem frequent flyer miles for magazines. It's definitely not the most exciting use of miles, but there are reasons to do... Read More

The Travelers Club
Hawaï (plusieurs îles disponibles) à partir de 2 000 EUR en Business !

On connait les bons tarifs de British Airways et d’American Airlines, en périodes promotionnelles, vers Hawaï. Les deux compagnies de l’alliance... Read More

View from the Wing
Delta Completes 600th Plane With Seat Back Video While American Prepares to Remove Theirs

While American Airlines prepares to remove seat back video screens from their domestic fleet, Delta has added the screens now to 600 planes. According to Delta’s... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – Atlas Air Boeing 747-400F climbing out of Chicago O’Hare

It’s Sunday again, so it must be time for some more airplane art. This week – something a little different – with a Atlas Air Boeing 747-400 Freighter... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Book Now: INR 30000 India – Sydney Roundtrip tickets

There is an excellent INR 30,000 fare going around for trips between India and Australia right now. Nothing better than this cheap fare to pack your bags to get to... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
What’s Wrong With Japanese Airline Credit Cards?

The US affinity credit card market is excellent for brands and for banks. Several offer excellent bonuses, yet the Japanese carriers are woefully inadequate and offer... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Ending Soon: IHG’s Bonus On Purchased Points

Since mid-July, IHG Rewards Club has been offering a mystery bonus on purchased points. If you've been considering this deal, the clock is ticking, as the promotion ends... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
SLS Las Vegas Leaves Starwood Hotels and Tribute Portfolio

There’s several changes going on at the SLS Las Vegas, as the hotel has quietly exited as a member of Starwood’s Tribute Portfolio. This comes the same time... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Can’t book a Marriott or SPG Hotel? Sadly, you’re not alone.

Well, the day has finally come and gone. August 18th, a day that will live in infamy. It was the day that Marriott promised that all would be well in the world and we... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
TAP Business Deals Kopenhagen – Nordamerika (Return): 1100 Euro

Mit der TAP Business von Kopenhagen nach Nordamerika ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The Airspace Lounge JFK Is Closing

JetBlue is one of the most pleasant airlines to fly domestically, though one of the downsides is that they don't have any lounges. For example, I think JetBlue Mint is... Read More

Bald Thoughts
11 Road Trip Essentials For The Best Vacation Ever

My family and I were planning a mega road trip from Southern California to Nashville, so I need to know what to take with us. And not only what we should bring, but how... Read More

View from the Wing
TSA Says They’re Not Following Ordinary Americans. That’s Not True.

A TSA official gave a deposition stating they do “not perform intelligence collection on passengers at airports.” So add giving false testimony to the litany... Read More

The Gate
As Low as 50,000 SkyMiles Round Trip To or From Australia; Europe From 25,000 SkyMiles, and Other Deals: Delta Weekly Award Sale August 19 2018

If you missed this recent award sale to Australia, consider yourself fortunate, for an even better one has arrived: redeem as few as 50,000 SkyMiles for round-trip... Read More

Frequent Miler
Staples: Get 20% Off $50 Gap Gift Card (In-Store Only)

Staples is offering a 20% discount on $50 Gap gift cards this week, although it only appears to be for in-store purchases. This can be stacked with category bonuses or... Read More

Points With a Crew
Delta Sale from New York to Zurich, Switzerland for 24,000 miles round trip

Here's the latest Delta sale to Zurich for 24,000 miles. I'll show you how you can book this. Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Hotel Standards Still Lag, Updates Needed

I spend a lot of time on the road and nights away from home for work and our own personal trips. More and more, I have found that hotels have failed to update their... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Delta Award Sale: 50,000 SkyMiles For Roundtrip Economy Flights To Australia

While we anxiously wait with baited breath for the SPG/Marriott websites to complete their integration, there is plenty of fun to be had with Delta SkyMiles' latest deal... Read More

Deals We Like
Last Day to Earn 6,500 Bonus Points for Shopping Online

There are currently three airline shopping portals who are offering a significant amount of bonus miles for your everyday online shopping. The best part about these... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
United 777-300ER 50A-B, K-L are my favorite economy seats

United 777-300ER 50A-B, K-L are my favorite economy seats The post United 777-300ER 50A-B, K-L are my favorite economy seats appeared first on Loyalty Traveler. Read More

View from the Wing
Chik-fil-A Elite Status and Airline Applies to Become an Insurance Company

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

God Save The Points
Kimpton Hotels Offering 25% Off + 10,000 Bonus Points In Northeast USA…

Come for the wine hour, leave with tons of points… It probably has something to do with the complimentary wine hour every night, but people love Kimpton Hotels.... Read More

Miles To Memories
Now Live! 20% Off Gap Gift Cards, Stack with 5X or Additional 10% Off

There is a potentially profitable deal at Staples that starts today with GAP gift cards. Stack with 10% or $5 off Amex Offer to make it even better. The post Now Live!... Read More

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