The Shutterwhale
Purchase Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Miles and get up to 50% Bonus Miles – until 30 August 2019!

Buy Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles with 50% bonus - two Business Class flights on JAL for 25K Miles (approximately USD 493) + Tax. Read More

Voyage Avance

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You Have Been Upgraded
Ein guter Lufthansa / Swiss First Sale ab Paris

Mit der Lufthansa / Swiss First von Paris in die Welt ... Read More

Points From The Pacific
Upcoming Reviews – Qantas 787 Dreamliner & Emirates 777 Business

Good morning from a clear Sydney Airport! I’m currently waiting to board my next set of flights and this time I’ll be headed to Hong Kong and Singapore, only... Read More

The Gate
Earn Up to 1,500 Bonus Mileage Plan Miles by Shopping for Back to School 2019

Effective through Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn up to 1,500 bonus Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan... Read More

The Travelers Club
Air Belgium commercialise ses premiers vols vers les Caraïbes !

La semaine passée, nous vous informions de la reprise des opérations d’Air Belgium. Si la compagnie aérienne a définitivement... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Cathay Pacific completes its acquisition of Hong Kong Express

During Friday, Cathay Pacific completed the planned acquisition of low-cost carrier Hong Kong Express Airlines. As such, Hong Kong Express Airlines (HK Express) is now a... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
How To Pick The Best Seat On A Southwest Flight

It’s one thing to know the tricks on how to be the first one to get on a Southwest flight (Hint, it’s not Early Bird) but once onboard you also need to know... Read More

Milhas e Destinos
Smiles inflaciona resgates com parceiras

Alguns leitores chamaram atenção para a desvalorização que o Smiles promoveu nos resgates com as parceiras. Alguns comentários foram... Read More

One Mile at a Time
My Dad Is Flying Southwest, And I Need A Drink

I sort of feel like I'm explaining life on earth to a martian here... My dad is flying Southwest tomorrow for the first time. There are a few things to understand about... Read More

God Save The Points
American Express Gold Card Review: A Card Packed With Points

Want to earn a ton of Amex Membership Rewards points? Well, the American Express Gold Card (Learn More) might be the best way to do so. We say that knowing The Platinum... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Os aspectos negativos de uma tabela flutuante

Atualmente a implementação de uma tabela flutuante para resgates de milhas e pontos é o pior cenário possível para aqueles que... Read More

Renés Points
Delta Plans 200 Daily Nonstops from Boston in 2021

Delta expects to operate 200 daily nonstop flights from its newest official hub — Boston Logan — in 2021. (For reference, that’s about half the number... Read More

View from the Wing
Several US Routes Getting British Airways New Business Suites

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

Points to be Made
BA BALPA pilots vote to go on strike. Injunction proceedings to begin. Likely to be moot.

British Airways pilots from the BALPA union have overwhelmingly voted to strike with the earliest date of action being 6th August 2019. What does this mean for you? The... Read More

Frequent Miler
Chase Ultimate Rewards sweet spots

Update 7/22/19: We have added Australia / New Zealand / Oceania and a table of contents for easy reference and trip planning. When I ask readers about their favorite... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Gift Cards No Longer Trigger Amex Airline Fee Credits

One of the awesome features of several American Express cards is the annual airline fee credits they offer, which range in value from $100 to $250. Well, it looks like... Read More

Deals We Like
My Favorite Travel Booster is Just $9.99!

The BubbleBum Inflatable Backless Booster Car Seat is one of my favorite travel booster seats and is pricing out at just $9.99 (for the Black color). That is a 67%... Read More

The Gate
British Airways Pilots Vote to Strike Summer 2019

The British Airline Pilots’ Association — which is also known as BALPA — revealed via this official announcement the results of a ballot on which... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
Five Lessons I’ve Learned in Five Years of Photography

This month marks five years since I bought my first “real” camera and started trying to take photography seriously.  What started as a means to an end... Read More

Travel With Grant
Plastiq’s Fee Free Dollars (FFDs) 90 Expiration Policy (Being Enforced Soon)

Good afternoon everyone.  I have used Plastiq several times in the past to pay various bills (IRS state and federal taxes, property taxes, and other bills) and... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Where Should I Stay In Bali?

I’ve been to a lot of places in the world, but never to Bali. That changes this week. But I need your help in selecting a hotel. I know I’m in the midst of... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Lyft Makes Pick Ups Easier At LaGuardia Airport

Lyft is acting like a taxi line at LaGuardia. That's a good thing, especially as catching a cab at LGA now is no easy task. Read More

Monkey Miles
Buy Alaska Miles with Mystery Bonus: I got 50% – an all time high

Alaska is currently offering miles on sale with up to a 30% discount until June 30th, 2019. That's just 2.07 cents a point. The post Buy Alaska Miles with Mystery Bonus:... Read More

Miles To Memories
Deal Dead: Amex Incidental GC Credits Appear to be Gone for Good

It looks like there's no glitch and it's more likely a calculated move by American Express to cut off this loophole for premium cards. The post Deal Dead: Amex... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Time’s Running Out To Get The Increased Bonuses For The JetBlue Credit Cards

Back in May, Barclays increased the signup bonuses for the co-brand JetBlue credit cards. The JetBlue Plus card bonus went up to 50,000 True Blue points. That promotion... Read More

Monkey Miles
8x on Apple today and how to not miss similar offers in the future

Today you can earn up to 8x points on Apple purchases via several shopping portals. We show you the deal, but also a tip so you can monitor these deals yourself The post... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Buy Alaska Miles With A Mystery Bonus

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan is one of my favorite programs to buy miles from, both thanks to the frequency with which they sell miles, and what a good deal their... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
The best lounge at Incheon T2 is the 7-11

Is it possible that the best place to relax before a flight is the convenience store tucked away behind the food court? At Incheon's T2 the 7-11 offers a compelling set... Read More

God Save The Points
My New Obsession: The Away Travel Accessory Bags…

As a traveller who spends far too much time in transit, I occasionally obsess over various elements of the travel experience, like luggage, and how to make it not suck... Read More

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