Bald Thoughts
Massive Airport Slide, Resort Fees Lawsuit, Dominican Republic Safety Measures

Welcome to The Morning Shave. We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and tricks with you. Here are the... Read More

InsideFlyer
Transfer to Hilton Honors for a 50% Bonus

Amex Canada has reached out to its membership with an interesting promo. They're offering a 50% bonus for transferring to Hilton Honors points. The post Transfer to... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
Where there’s a Will there’s a Way: Envoy First Officer Lands at DFW after beginning Flight Training at 35 years old

A heartwarming story about Envoy First Officer Will Fagundes, who decided to leave corporate America and pursue his dream at 35 years old. Read about his journey here... Read More

Miles To Memories
Amex Phishing Attack, JAL Blocking Seats for Partner Awards, Commuters Pet Peeves Study

My latest edition of articles from around the web. Around the web is collection of articles that I found interesting that are travel related. The post Amex Phishing... Read More

Sam Chui
BUSINESS CLASS DEAL: Etihad Germany to Shanghai €1,550 R/T

Etihad Airways is having a Business Class sale from Germany to Shanghai, China for travelers. The Deal Departure City: Munich (MUC), Frankfurt (FRA) Arrival City:... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Gaylord Palms Announces The Polar Express as Theme for ICE! 2019 Season

It may only be July, but you can JUUUUUUST start to smell a tiny little bit Christmas in the air. The 2019 Hallmark ornaments have just gone on sale. QVC just had their... Read More

C Boarding Group
Airline CEO’s, Scoring a Benz, Travel Hacking Sins, Estate Planning for Miles and Points, Seattle Beer and more (Best Travel Articles of the Week)

Alright, travel pros, here are the best travel articles we found this week. And this week it’s articles like: Airline CEO’s, Scoring a Benz, Travel... Read More

Michael W Travels
Win A Trip For 4 To Universal Orlando Resort

Einstein Bros. Bagels are currently running the Summer Adventure Sweepstakes. In the sweepstakes one lucky winner will win a trip for four to Universal Orlando Resort!... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
My Fifth Freedom Flight On Royal Jordanian

Hello from Bangkok, where I’m sitting onboard a 787-8 as I prepare to continue my journey my Amman. Royal Jordanian offers a tag flight between Bangkok (BKK) and... Read More

Milhas e Destinos
Várias promoções na Multiplus! KM de Vantagens, Polishop etc.

Depois da Orange Friday do Smiles, a Multiplus contra-atacou com promoções envolvendo, além de passagens mais baratas, bônus de 30% realizando... Read More

TravelUpdate
Irresponsibly Cheap Fares, Ridiculous 21-Hour Delay, New A380 Destination

Here are the latest set of interesting stories and news from around the travel web that I find interesting and hope you do, too! The post Irresponsibly Cheap Fares,... Read More

InsideFlyer
Blue Business Plus is an Underrated Points & Miles Card

We're all familiar with the power-house Chase Inks and Amex Platinums of the world. But Blue Business Plus is another great miles and points card! The post Blue... Read More

Deals We Like
Three Easy Way to Earn IHG Status

IHG offers three different status levels: Gold, Platinum and Spire. Although it is not as desirable as having status at many other chain properties, it is quite easy to... Read More

One Mile at a Time
British Airways Moves Forward A350 Routes

On July 26 (a week from today) British Airways is expected to take delivery of their very first Airbus A350-1000, which has the registration code G-XWBA. The plane has... Read More

Miles To Memories
{Devaluation} Amex Simply Cash Replaced by 2% Cash Back Card & Why It Is A Pass

Amex launched a new 2% cash back business card to replace the Amex SimplyCash and it is a step down from the SimplyCash card. The post {Devaluation} Amex Simply Cash... Read More

Traveling For Miles
American Airlines Extends Route Cancellations & Reduces Services To Vancouver

This is a brief post to highlight a few changes to American Airlines’ operations that I’ve noticed mentioned on Routes Online in the past few days. American... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
New Delta Flash Award Sale

Delta is hosting another one of their award sky miles deals sales where you can potentially save on award flights. If you are looking to book some flights, check this... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
Hottest day in Prague in 244 years

The curious aspect of weather temperature is you feel it, but often you can’t see it. Record breaking heat wave coming to Central Europe this week is an article I... Read More

Milhas e Destinos
Orange Friday Smiles: passsagens com desconto

O Smiles está com uma promoção nesta 6a feira para emissão de bilhetes com milhas com descontos. Na página da promoção... Read More

View from the Wing
Are British Airways First Class Passengers About to Start Asking to Downgrade, Because Business is Better?

BA is introducing their first refurbished Boeing 777 with business class suites with doors October 27th flying London Heathrow - New York JFK, The Boeing 777 has first... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Did Delta CEO Chicken Out Of White House Meeting?

A group of CEOs from major airlines in the USA…and one outside the USA, met with President Donald Trump in the White House yesterday to discuss objections over... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
PaxEx Update: 19 July 2019

United Airlines has new seating plans for its 787s, EgyptAir has a sleek looking new A220 and OneWeb has connectivity in space. Plus a big fine for Boeing and a... Read More

One Mile at a Time
LATAM’s First 777 With New Business Class Seats

About a year ago I wrote about how LATAM is spending $400 million updating their interiors across their fleet, which includes installing a new business class product.... Read More

The Points of Life
New Orleans Cemetery: Why You Have to Pay Admission

The first time I went to New Orleans was to see Michigan win a bowl game, a rarity. Overwhelmed with Bourbon and bourbon (one being the street, the other being the... Read More

Miles To Memories
Prime Day Leftovers? Apple Products Still on Sale (Even for Non Prime Members)

Prime Day lasted a full two days this year and had a ton of deals. One deal seems to be hanging on even longer and is available to non Prime members too! The post Prime... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Austrian Airlines Economy Class, Los Angeles to Vienna

At LAX, Austrian Airlines operates from the Tom Bradley International Terminal. The check-in counters are located in zone C and they open three hours prior to departure... Read More

Cariverga
Мои впечатления от статуса IHG Platinum Elite

Два апгрейда в сьют, один... Read More

One Mile at a Time
OMG: Man Climbs Onto Wing At Lagos Airport To Hitch A Ride

As you guys know, I'm ready for my Nigerian aviation adventure, though I'm not sure I'm quite ready for this... An Azman Air flight this morning from Lagos to Port... Read More

Points With a Crew
All time high offers (up to 130,000 points) on American Express Hilton cards

There are some increased welcome offers on the American Express Hilton cards. From a now all-time high 90,000 Hilton points on the no-fee card all the way up to 150,000... Read More

Pizza in Motion
My 2019 Mid-Year Hotel Status Check

We're halfway through the year and it's time to look at what's working and what's not with hotel status. My patterns have followed largely what I thought they would... Read More

View from the Wing
KLM Publicly Opposes Breastfeeding, Same Sex Couples Holding Hands

Boy what a rough past week for KLM in social media as a result of three separate instances of self-pwnage. The first incident is dumb, airlines don't question the... Read More

TravelUpdate
Phishing attack targets Amex customers. Did you receive this email?

Like most phishing scams, this email looks to also create a sense of urgency. The customer here is made to click on the link which ends up being the initial trap for the... Read More

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