Mestre das Milhas
Latam está oferecendo “challenge” para alguns clientes

Um dos nossos leitores mais assíduos, o Daniel Gadelha, nos enviou esse email que a Latam oferece o status elite GOLD caso ele complete apenas 5 voos, sendo que o... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Hyatt Offering 1K AAdvantage Bonus Miles for Select Stays

American Airlines announced earlier this week that World of Hyatt members have the opportunity to earn 1,000 AAdvantage bonus miles for all eligible stays at Hyatt Place... Read More

Miles To Memories
Increased Bonuses on Avianca LifeMiles Credit Cards, 60K Miles with 1 Purchase

Banco Popular has increased signup bonuses for their two Avianca LifeMiles credit cards. The offer was sent by mail with a promotion code that is the same for everyone. Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Shifting gears: Gogo’s push to connect more passengers

What good is having an inflight wifi connectivity product if no one is using it? Gogo sits flush with satellite capacity and is pushing to increase take rates (and... Read More

View from the Wing
Double Dip: Earn Hyatt Points and American Miles on Hyatt Place/Hyatt House Stays

When hotels began their loyalty programs a lot more attention was paid to airline programs. Guests were regularly given the choice to each points with the hotel's... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Earn 1,000 American Bonus Miles For Hyatt Place & Hyatt House Stays

Here's a very nice promotion that's being offered by American AAdvantage and World of Hyatt. World of Hyatt members can earn 1,000 bonus American AAdvantage miles for... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
When Will We Learn? Dog Bites Child on Southwest Flight

As debate continues over emotional support animals onboard airplanes, we must ask ourselves this question: how can we ensure a dog doesn’t attack a child onboard a... Read More

Angelina Travels
Losing My iPad, iPhone, and Wallet in 3 Different Countries in the Span of a Week

Frequent travelers know there are a lot of moving parts when it comes to planning and taking a big trip, and it doesn’t quite stop once everything is booked and... Read More

Michael W Travels
Couple Stranded On Island, Write HELP In Sand, Get Rescued!

Thanks to a “freak storm“, a couple was stranded on a remote island off the northeast coast of Australia earlier in the week. While the couple wasn’t... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Qatar Airways Business Class A320 Yerevan To Doha

As you can see, the above flight times are the originally scheduled ones, and don't reflect the nearly 10 hour delay. Upon boarding I was welcomed by Kulwant, the... Read More

The Gate
Save 20 Percent on Redemption of MileagePlus Miles to Four Destinations

In what is called a “rare, limited-time Saver Award sale to these breathtaking cities”, United Airlines is offering a discount of the redemption of... Read More

Frequent Miler
Hilton Hawaii Amex Offer: Spend $1,000, Get $200 Back & Stack For A ~51% Discount

There’s a new Amex Offer out this morning giving you savings of up to 20% on stays at Hilton properties in Hawaii. This can be stacked with other offers to save... Read More

Deals We Like
Last Day to Purchase Hyatt Points with a 30% Bonus

This is a quick reminder that today, February 23, 2018, is the last day to take advantage of the Hyatt promotion when purchasing points. With this promotion you can... Read More

God Save The Points
Airlines Will Soon Charge Different Prices For Each Customer…

Soon, all your years of rambling about how “they’re watching us” will prove true. Soon, based on your purchase, travel and customer history – you... Read More

FREE DISNEYWORLD TICKETS – Hotel & Timeshare Review: Four Points by Sheraton Orlando International Drive

My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting. Highlights Lobby Room Hotel... Read More

Travel With Grant
CryptoTab Extension: Earn Bitcoin (BTC) for Free Using Google Chrome

Everyone likes to make extra money; so who wouldn't like to install a browser plugin and let it work to mine cryptocurrency for you while you are using your... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Phoenix Sky Harbor Getting Tons of New Restaurants in Terminal 3

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is currently in the midst of a renovation of Terminal 3, which will be home to almost every airline serving (PHX), with the... Read More

Ultima Llamada
Llegó la Hora: Vota a tus Programas de Fidelidad Favoritos en los Freddie Awards

Llego la hora! Vota a tus programas de viajero frecuente favoritos en la nueva edición de los Freddie Awards, uno de los premios más importantes de la... Read More

View from the Wing
Good American Business Class Award Space to South America for 4, Book Now

Through July 4 and then starting again August 7 and ending December 6 there's great availability for four passengers in business class on American's New York JFK - Rio... Read More

God Save The Points
Did You Know Wine Can Be Checked For Free In 29 US Airports?

If you enjoy wine – and haven’t been on a vineyard tour – you simply must. Meeting the people behind the wine and learning the passion and pride that... Read More

Miles To Memories
Raise Gift Card Sale: Extra 3-5% Off Select Brands

Raise is offering an extra 3-5% on select brands when you use promo code YOUROCK. One-time use. Offer expires 2/25/18 11:59 PM CST. Read More

Points With a Crew
Match these 15 travel bloggers with their ACTUAL post titles

Okay it's Friday so let's have some fun. Take this quiz and see if you can match 15 travel bloggers with 15 of their ACTUAL post titles Read More

One Mile at a Time
No, These Two Words (Probably) Won’t Score You An Upgrade On Your Flight

All the time we see advice in the mainstream media about how to score an upgrade on a flight, and 99% of it is complete garbage. "Dress nicely and try to schmooze the... Read More

Mommy Points
When are Disney World Monorail Resorts Worth the Price?

With their $500+ per night rates during peak travel times, here's a look at whether the deluxe Disney monorail resorts such as the Polynesian, Contemporary, and Grand... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Qantas Is Moving To New York JFK’s Terminal 8

While this is specific, it's great news for those flying Qantas from New York. Qantas is moving from Terminal 7 to Terminal 8 at JFK as of April 3, 2018. For those of... Read More

Hotel Review: Grand Bohemian Hotel Orlando, Autograph Collection

My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting. Highlights Lobby & Check-in... Read More

View from the Wing
American Airlines Employee Podcast: How They Choose Planes and Routes

The latest American Airlines “Tell Me Why” podcast for employees explains how they choose aircraft for routes, where to fly to, and why they’ve scaled... Read More

Honolulu International Airport Expansion

Last week the State of Hawaii Department of Transportation announced a major Honolulu International Airport Expansion initiative. The Daniel K. Inouye International... Read More

Travel Codex
Sorry, but the Amex Platinum Card Is Overrated

Note: I designed this as a “Devil’s Advocate” type of post.  Therefore, I mostly (intentionally) ignore the opposing argument.  Please... Read More

Travel With Massi
Travel & Taste: Wer serviert den besten Wein an Bord?

Weiss, rot oder prickelnd – die besten Airline Weine 2017 Während für einige das Flugzeug ein Verkehrsmittel ist, welches sie möglichst schnell an... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Airline CEOs Plead: Stop Raising Our Taxes!

Last week I wrote about the Trump Administration’s proposed FY2018 budget that proposes raising airline taxes used to fund airport security, passport control, and... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
Der große Haken an der Finnair Status Challenge

Wie ich im September 2017 berichtete, bot Finnair neben Iberia den wohl großzügigsten Match für gestrandete Topbonus-Kunden an. Mit jedem Topbonus Status... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
10,000 Bonus Points With Next Stay

As an addition to IHG’s Accelerate promotion that runs through April 30th, you can score an additional 10,000 points with your next Kimpton Hotel stay before April... Read More

View from the Wing
Chinese Travel Conglomerate Anbang Taken Over By Government, HNA Group Teetering

There's little transparency in large Chinese conglomerates. They're often layers of companies with unclear ownership and difficult to verify financials. Their... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Aimia’s Latest Financial Results

I’m written quite a bit about Aeroplan and what we’re going to see post 2020. Aimia has been trying to find it’s footing ever since the announcement... Read More

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