Bald Thoughts
Travel Amenity Kits For Everyone with TravelBadger!

Packing for your travels, whether personal or business, can be stressful! Did you pack your shampoo and conditioner? (Lee wouldn’t know about this, haha!) Is your... Read More

Heels First Travel
Willamette Valley Hotels: Best Western Newberg Review

I’m a little bit of a hotel snob and a slave to elite status, so Best Westerns haven’t really been in my hotel repertoire of late. But I was surprised and... Read More

View from the Wing
Thai Airways Bans Fat Passengers and Lap Infants From New Business Class

Thai Airways has myriad inflight products. They’re known for aircraft swaps at the last minute. Although in recent years they’ve tried to rationalize their... Read More

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GEIL: Qatar Business Prag – Bangkok (Return): 1076 Euro

Mit Qatar und dem laufenden Sale gibt es ein super spannenden Preis für die Business von Prag nach Bangkok ... Read More

Renés Points
Rookie Sunday: Pro’s and Con’s of Delta / Amex PWM “Pay With Miles” vs. an Award Ticket

Rookie Sunday: Pro's and Con's of Delta / Amex PWM "Pay With Miles" vs. an Award Ticket Continue reading → The post Rookie Sunday: Pro’s and Con’s of... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Lounge Review: American Express Lounge, Delhi Airport Terminal 3

I recently visited the American Express Lounge at Delhi Airport Terminal 3. Here is a review of the lounge, along with all the F&B offered inside. The Amex Lounge is... Read More

Points With a Crew
New Amex Offers from tax prep and beyond

I love my Amex cards, not only for the benefits they give, but for the Amex offers. Check out the latest offers from tax preparation and beyond. Read More

Monkey Miles
US lifts Playa Del Carmen, Mexico travel warning

Earlier in the month, the US embassy prohibited its employees from entering 5 different neighborhoods in the Playa Del Carmen area. The reason was an undisclosed... Read More

Escape To Dreamland With These 12 Enchanting Luxury Hotels

Twelve enchanting luxury hotels Jason and I have stayed in some fabulous hotels. They are forever banked in our treasure trove of memories, but they do not make it on to... Read More

Frequent Miler
First Time Users: United MileagePlus Portal Welcome Bonus – 500 Miles Or 1,000 Miles

If you’ve never shopped online via their portal, you might be able to earn a United MileagePlus portal welcome bonus of 500 miles or 1,000 miles. The Deals Use... Read More

View from the Wing
New Name for Hyatt Guests Without Breakfast and United Kills More Than Just Dogs and Bunnies?

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

Новый бизнес-класс Singapore Airlines всего за 40600 миль!

До 31 марта в рамках мильной... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United Could Easily Improve IRROPS

Businesses should not be measured by how they operate when things go right but rather how they react when things go wrong. United Airlines absolutely fell apart on a... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Hilton Gold Status with just 2 nights!

Here's an easy way to get Hilton Honors Gold Status. All you have to do is register and complete 2 stays with them and voila you are a Hilton Honors Gold until 2019! ... Read More

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Hotelmarken mit Free-Breakfast!

Das kostenlose Hotelfrühstück bei jedem Aufenthalt gibt es bei diesen Hotels ... Read More

Frequent Miler
Last Chance Deals: Portal Bonuses, Asia Sale, Business Class Europe Sale & More

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some other deals that are due to end soon. There are a bunch of deals ending... Read More

Pizza in Motion
$200 Round-Trip Cheap Flights To The Caribbean, Passenger Raped In-Flight And Dismissed By Airline

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles and points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn't have time to write about in... Read More

Дайджест за неделю: 18 марта

Дайджест новостей и... Read More

Live from a Lounge
HDFC Bank will withdraw ExtraJPMiles in March!

HDFC Bank & JetPrivilege have been offering co-branded credit cards for over 6 years now, along with an opportunity to earn Extra JPMiles for transactions at certain... Read More

The Gate
Maybe You Cannot Travel to the Sun — But Your Name Can. Here is How

The Parker Solar Probe will launch this year on an extraordinary and historic mission to swoop to within four million miles of the surface of the sun —... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
100,000 Hilton Honors Points with New Sign-Up Bonus

Hilton and American Express recently launched their new Hilton Honors Ascend Card from American Express. This card is offering a lucrative sign-up bonus up... Read More

One Mile at a Time
American Has Downgraded Their Flagship Lounge Champagne, And That’s Fine

I've been impressed by American's new Flagship Lounges. These are the lounges available to select international first and business class passengers, as well as oneworld... Read More

View from the Wing
United Diverts Flight Because They Put Another Dog on Wrong Plane

Last week United forced a passenger to stow their puppy in an overhead bin, killing it. And then they sent a family dog to Japan by mistake. United kills more dogs than... Read More

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NEU: Westin Zagreb – Suite (Video)

Rundgang durch eine renovierte neue Suite als SPG Platinum Upgrade im Westin Zagreb. Die Zimmer sind wirklich schön geworden. Lage und Aussicht des Hotels sind... Read More

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LOT Business Deutschland – Singapur (Return): 1500 Euro

Mit LOT fliegt man in der Business von Deutschland nach Singapur um 1 500 Euro ... Read More

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Hyatt Place bald ohne kostenloses Frühstück?

Hyatt testet das kostenlose Frühstück aus den Hyatt Place Hotels zu entfernen ... Read More

Points With a Crew
11 Thoughts on Traveling Around the World for 11 Years

Frequent traveler Gary Arndt put his stuff in storage and turned over the keys to his house back in March 2007 to travel the world. Read 11 of his thoughts on ... Read More

Frequent Miler
The kind of tip FTUs are made for, Hyatt’s response to key gripe, Hilton’s day rate and more

In this week’s Frequent Miler week in review around the web, we’ve got a the type of tip (now dead) that you might pick up at an FTU, Hyatt’s response... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Finally a successful CSR travel insurance claim!

I know that insurance companies are in the business of saying no rather than honoring claims requests. I also know that I pay a little extra for my credit card to have... Read More

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Bei Avianca Lifemiles Meilenbuchungen auch Statusmeilen sammeln

Bei Avianca Lifemiles kann man nun bei Meilenbuchungen auch Statusmeilen kaufen und damit sammeln ... Read More

View from the Wing
Sometimes a Devaluation is Too Bad to Even Be Believed

With everyone nervous about what a combined program for Starwood and Marriott will look like, and a 1:3 transfer ratio in place, the idea of 950,000 Starpoints for the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
An Update On The Starbucks Chase Pay Promotion

A few days ago I wrote about a fantastic Chase Pay promotion being offered for Starbucks purchases. Specifically, when you use the Chase Pay app to make a Starbucks... Read More

Monkey Miles
RARE! Wide Open AA First Class award space to/from London – Some Biz too

American Airlines is notorious for being uber stingy on releasing premium cabin award space across the pond. Unlike airlines like Cathay and Lufthansa you can’t... Read More

Wild About Travel
World’s Most Popular Plane but I am not a fan 

The 737 concept first hit the drawing boards  back in 1964 and is now the world’s most popular aircraft having carried more than 22 billion people since... Read More

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WHAT? Ein Hotelgast vergisst ein Kilo Crystal Meth im Hotelsafe

Ein Hotelgast hat ein Kilo Crystal Meth im Hotelzimmer vergessen. WTF??? Read More

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