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The Points Guy

  • newAmtrak Is Bringing Back Its Historic Great Dome Car
    Amtrak’s Great Dome Car will soon be back on the track. The already amazing views of Amtrak’s rail routes are just getting better. This fall, Amtrak is temporarily bringing back its 1955 Great Dome Car. Its top deck is enveloped by windows that p…
    - 1 hour ago Jul 18, 2018, 12:00am -
  • newFlying a Month-Old Dreamliner: LOT Polish’s Biz Class on the 787-9
    Great availability and three new 787-9 Dreamliners make LOT a solid choice for business-class awards. The Pros: New plane, friendly service. The Cons: Seats lack privacy, mediocre catering, no Wi-Fi.
    - 2 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 11:30pm -
  • newNew Supersonic Jets Could Be Good for Travelers, Bad for Environment
    The new push for faster-than-ever supersonic jets will likely harm the environment, a study released Tuesday says. Supersonic aircraft will not be able to comply with regulations for fuel efficiency and pollution in place for normal, subsonic planes,…
    - 2 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 11:00pm -
  • newNAACP Lifts Travel Advisory Against American Airlines
    The NAACP lifted its travel advisory against American Airlines because the carrier has made adequate changes to issues that the NAACP worried left African Americans in danger or discriminated against while flying. Speaking at the organization’s ann…
    - 3 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 10:30pm -
  • newDeal Alert: US Cities to Cancún from $190 Round-Trip
    Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency such as Orbitz or Expedia, which allows you to cancel flights without penalty by 1…
    - 3 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 10:00pm -
  • newStorms in Northeast Bring Cancellations, Delays and Travel Waivers
    The skies have cracked open over the Northeast. Roaring thunder, dark skies and heavy winds have been frightening The Points Pups in New York City — and cancelling and delaying flights in the impacted areas. A severe thunderstorm watch was issued…
    - 3 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 9:43pm -
  • newLyft Will Offer ‘100% Discounts’ on Bikes and Scooter Rides
    Lyft’s already making moves to cement its position in the bike and scooter sharing space. In a blog post, Lyft co-founder John Zimmer wrote about the company’s plan to partner with cities to introduce its bike and scooter sharing services to conn…
    - 4 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 9:30pm -
  • newUnited Explorer Card 40,000-Mile Sign-Up Bonus Extended Through August 15
    The entry-level United Explorer Card now comes with some additional benefits: a credit for Global Entry or TSA PreCheck every four years, 2x miles on new bonus categories and 25% off in-flight purchases. Plus, new cardholders will now get a $100 sta…
    - 4 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 9:00pm -
  • newEarn 22,500 Membership Rewards Points After Spending $750 With Hilton (Targeted)
    American Express is back with yet another enticing Amex Offer. This time, targeted cardholders of The Platinum Card® from American Express can earn a boatload of Membership Rewards points after spending with Hilton. More specifically, targeted cardh…
    - 5 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 8:30pm -
  • newCredit Cards That Cover Cell Phone Loss and Damage
    Credit card ancillary benefits are far too often overlooked and forgotten. Trip delay protection, delayed/lost baggage reimbursement, concierge services, rental car collision damage waivers and lounge access are typically on people’s minds when the…
    - 5 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 8:00pm -

Frugal Travel Guy

View From the Wing

One Mile at a Time

  • newBig Citi AAdvantage Card Welcome Bonuses Ending Soon
    For about two months now we've seen increased welcome bonuses on two of Citi's co-branded American Airlines credit cards. These bonuses offer 60,000-70,000 miles upon completing minimum spend, with the annual fees waived for the first 12 months. The…
    - 2 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 10:33pm -
  • newAlaska Airlines Lounges Seattle Leaving Priority Pass
    Priority Pass is the world's largest network of airport lounges, with 1,200+ lounges around the world. Several popular premium credit cards come with Priority Pass memberships, including The Platinum Card® from American Express and Chase Sapphire…
    - 5 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 8:07pm -
  • newAWESOME: T-Mobile’s New $5 Per Day International High Speed Data & Calling Plan
    Last week I wrote about how T-Mobile announced some changes to their international plan. Now they're announcing a new international data option for customers, which I'm thrilled to see. Thrilled. T-Mobile changed the way I stay connected internationa…
    - 6 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 7:00pm -
  • newSingapore Airlines Wins Skytrax 2018 Airline Of The Year Award
    The Skytrax World Airline Awards were held in London today. Earlier I posted about how Japan Airlines was named the latest Skytrax 5-Star airline. This is separate from the actual awards ceremony -- the World Airline Awards are based on public voting…
    - 8 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 5:17pm -
  • newEarn Up To 4x Amex Points For Amazon Purchases (Targeted)
    It’s Amazon Prime Day through midnight PT today, so there are lots of great deals to be had for Amazon purchases.It looks like there's now yet another way to get rewarded even more for Amazon purchases, which will extend well beyond Prime Day.T…
    - 9 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 3:42pm -
  • newJapan Airlines Becomes Skytrax 5-Star Airline
    Japan Airlines has just become the 11th airline to get a Skytrax 5-Star rating. 10 of the Skytrax 5-Star airlines are Asian (only Lufthansa isn't), and Japan Airlines also becomes the second Japanese airline to get the rating, after All Nippon Airway…
    - 10 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 2:55pm -
  • newSUCCESS: Bonus Iberia Avios Finally Post For New Account!
    Just under a month ago Iberia ran a promotion offering 9,000 bonus Avios for every ticket booked, up to 90,000 bonus Avios. Even cheap domestic tickets qualified, so many of us booked 10 one-way tickets from Malaga to Madrid for under $300, in hopes…
    - 11 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 2:23pm -
  • newTransfer LifeMiles And Get A 100% Bonus

    - 11 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 1:45pm -
  • newAmazing Deal: ~$900 Direct Return Business Class Fares From South Africa To Brazil
    I read the Premium Fare Deals forum on FlyerTalk religiously, multiple times per day. I get extremely excited when a new thread is created there, because it means a new deal has arrived. But I only write occasionally about premium fare deals on this…
    - 12 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 1:10pm -
  • newWyndham Is Offering A Free Night After Two Stays
    Wyndham Rewards is a unique program, ever since they had an overhaul in 2015. They charge a flat 15,000 points per night for an award stay, regardless of what hotel you redeem at. So whether you’re looking at their cheapest or most expensive hotel…
    - 12 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 12:33pm -

The Frequent Miler

  • newKroger 4x Fuel Points on Gift Cards, VGCs & MGCs July 20-22
    Another week, another Kroger 4x fuel points digital coupon. Or make that two digital coupons, as there’s one for third party gift cards and another for Visa and Mastercard gift cards this coming weekend. The Deals Earn 4x fuel points on third party…
    - 7 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 6:07pm -
  • neweBay discount: $25 Off $119+ When Using Code PRIMO119
    With Amazon’s Prime Day generating so much buzz, eBay’s feeling a little left out. They’d like to come to the ball too please, so they have a coupon for today only (July 17) offering $25 off when spending $119 or more. The Deal Use code PRIMO11…
    - 8 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 5:12pm -
  • newWOW: Get those Bose for a net ~$27 (sorta). Or tons of other deals amplified.
    Talk about saving the best for last: if you still have the ability to get 20% via either of the 2 Amex Membership Rewards promotions, you can get a monster deal. I can’t take credit for this discovery — a reader commented on my post from late la…
    - 8 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 4:34pm -
  • newWayfair Amex Offers: Spend $100, Get $20/2k MR or Spend $75, Get $15/1.5k MR
    In addition to yesterday’s Best Buy, Kimpton and Comfort Amex Offers, four different Wayfair Amex Offers were also released. The Deals Spend $100 at Wayfair, get $20 back, or Spend $100 at Wayfair, get 2,000 Membership Rewards, or Spend $75 at W…
    - 10 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 2:46pm -
  • newHyatt Visa Offer: Spend $500 At Miraval Arizona, Get $100 Back
    Visa Offers for Hyatt credit card holders have been sparse since they were launched back in April. A new offer’s just appeared giving $100 back on stays at Miraval Arizona when spending $500. Be quick though – it’ll only be around for two more…
    - 11 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 1:48pm -
  • newHyatt Offering Cardmembers 10% Points Rebate On Award Stays This Summer
    Hyatt has announced their yearly promotion offering credit card holders a 10% rebate on points used for award stays this summer. If you play the promotion right and stack it with an existing promotion, you can effectively get the 5th night free on aw…
    - 12 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 12:46pm -
  • newT-Mobile Tuesdays: Free Redbox Rental, $10 Guess Coupon W/ Free Shipping & More
    It’s Tuesday morning which means it’s time for another set of T-Mobile Tuesdays deals if you have service with them. This week, you can get a free movie or game rental with Redbox, $10 off and free shipping at Guess, a BOGO $0.99 cone from Baskin…
    - 16 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 9:20am -
  • newNew Amazon Amex Offer: Earn 3x Membership Rewards
    If the Prime Day excitement hasn’t worn you out yet, here’s another Amazon offer to be excited about. Until August 28, 2018 you can earn 3x Membership Rewards points with a new Amazon Amex Offer. The Deal Get 2 additional Membership Rewards point…
    - 17 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 7:39am -
  • newHow to get some smoking Prime Day deals now
    Update: Get an even better deal. See: WOW: Get those Bose for a net ~$27 (sorta). Or tons of other deals amplified.. Thanks be to Larry in the comments below. If you’ve been following the Prime Day Deals at Amazon, you’ve seen that there have b…
    - 20 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 5:05am -
  • Great deal: Bose QC 25 for $85.40 w/ stacking promos
    Amazon has a great Prime Day Deal on Bose QuietComofrt 25 Acoustic Noise Cancelling headphones for both Apple and Android devices. See below for how to get them down to $85.40. I’ve added this to our running list of Prime Day Deals. The Deal B…
    - 1 day ago Jul 16, 2018, 10:29pm -

The Flight Deal

The Free-quent Flyer

  • newHow looking at reservations in isolation makes me overpay for travel
    There is a mistake I consistently make in my travel hacking practice: I compare every travel purchase I make to its lowest-cost alternative in isolation. For example, take an airport like LAX with nearby properties in multiple hotel chains. Glancing…
    - 8 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 4:36pm -
  • How Prague has (and hasn't) changed in the last 12 years
    I first visited the Czech Republic for a semester in the spring of 2006, and I've returned frequently ever since then, completing my English-language teaching certificate, enrolling in three summers of Czech language study, and vacationing there whe…
    - 6 days ago Jul 12, 2018, 9:59am -
  • Reflections on Karlovy Vary and my first film festival
    Having concluded the first part of this trip, and safely ensconced in the Executive Lounge at the Hilton Prague Old Town, I thought I'd share some reflections on the Karlovy Vary and the 53rd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.Getting to Karlov…
    - 11 days ago Jul 6, 2018, 5:56pm -
  • If you're reading this, hopefully I'm in the Czech Republic
    I've heard that our top scientists, in their wisdom, have determined that people enjoy the anticipation of a holiday even more than they enjoy the holiday itself. I'm no scientist, so I'm prepared to believe that they've crunched the numbers accurat…
    - 16 days ago Jul 2, 2018, 9:59am -
  • Marriott Travel Packages are getting more expensive (also maybe more valuable)
    I saw Spencer Howard post on Twitter a seemingly-official (or at least well-spoofed) document listing the new prices of Marriott Hotel + Air packages when the combined Marriott, Starwood, and Ritz-Carlton program goes into effect on August 1.Let's ta…
    - 18 days ago Jun 29, 2018, 4:18pm -
  • Hotel benefits by length of stay
    The other day I was looking at hotels for an upcoming weekend trip with flexible dates. I settled on a convenient Hilton property, and was immediately annoyed that I only really needed 4 nights, even though the fifth award night would be free. I vent…
    - 20 days ago Jun 28, 2018, 9:59am -
  • Transfer Starpoints to Amtrak Guest Rewards before August 1, 2018
    For many years I was a booster of Chase Ultimate Rewards transfers to Amtrak Guest Rewards, due to their zone-based redemption system which made it possible to get 3 or more (possibly much more) cents per point when redeeming Amtrak Guest Rewards for…
    - 25 days ago Jun 22, 2018, 9:10pm -
  • My (boring) Citi shutdown story
    For the past few years, I've carried three credit cards issued by Citibank:Double Cash;Dividend Platinum Select;and AAdvantage Platinum Select.These are all middling credit cards I held onto for no particularly good reasons. The Double Cash is a repl…
    - 27 days ago Jun 21, 2018, 9:59am -
  • Do this now: register for 2018 3rd quarter bonus categories
    With July 1 right around the corner, it's time to make sure you're registered for quarterly bonus earnings on some popular no-annual-fee credit cards.Chase FreedomAfter a great first quarter (mobile payments) and second quarter (grocery stores), Chas…
    - 30 days ago Jun 18, 2018, 9:59am -
  • Absolute versus relative redemption values
    In Wednesday's post about passing on the current IHG Rewards point sale, I mentioned that it's not enough to get good absolute value from a points redemption if you're not also getting good value relative to other redemption options. I think a lot of…
    - 33 days ago Jun 15, 2018, 9:59am -

Well Traveled Mile

  • Leverage The Travelocity Amex Card With RewardsBoost To Get 98% Off Travel
    The Travelocity® Rewards American Express® Card may unlock the secret to some of the most powerful manufacture spend strategies and the potential rewards from the card are huge. However, this card is often overlooked for credit cards that offer mor…
    - Jun 5, 2014, 9:57pm -
  • Top 10 Best Credit Card Sign-up Bonus Offers For June 2014
    Every month I’ll post the top 10 best current credit card sign-up offers and update the list throughout the month if offers change. You can always check out my credit cards page for a full list of cards, but since the best credit card offers ar…
    - Jun 5, 2014, 3:33am -
  • Infographic Comparison of Airline Award Charts [Updated)
    Devaluations are never good. For one they make us spend more miles for award flights, and two they put me to work updating the airline award chart comparison infographics! Over the last year we saw a handful of deviations including United, Delta (2x?…
    - Jun 5, 2014, 3:00am -
  • I Quit School Today To Blog Full-Time
    Around the same time I launched Well Traveled Mile, I was in the midst of mailing off applications for graduate school. In some ways I was hedging my bets, continuing my education while building a travel blog on the side as a platform to share one of…
    - Jun 3, 2014, 8:02am -
  • 4 Credit Card Sign-up Bonuses to Consider for Free Flights to Europe
    Europe is often atop many folks travel list and earning miles for free flights is a great way to cover the flight across the pond. Award flights from the US to Europe are likely the most competitive and highly demanded award routings, often making g…
    - Jun 2, 2014, 7:49am -
  • 30,000 Points Bonus Back on American Express SPG Credit Cards (+ Refer a Friend for 5k Points)
    The Starwood American Express cards are among the most flexible hotel credit cards available and the points are valuable for both hotel stays and flights. The sign-up bonus on both the personal and business version of this card just increased to 30,…
    - May 31, 2014, 6:00am -
  • Roundup of New Credit Card Sign-up Bonus Offers
    This week a handful of new offers were released and make for some great opportunities to earn a few nice sign-up bonuses. It is always ideal to grab a credit card when it is offering a higher than normal sign-up bonus and here a a few that are wor…
    - May 30, 2014, 7:26am -
  • Lufthansa Miles & More Basics: Part 3 – 10 Great Uses of Lufthansa Miles
    The 50,000 mile Lufthansa Premier Miles & More World MasterCard® offer is currently one of the best airline credit card offers available. It’s one of the few sign-up bonuses that is worth a roundtrip flight to Europe from the US. Since it’s a…
    - May 29, 2014, 7:01am -
  • US Airways Off-peak Awards to Europe
    US Airways off-peak awards are one of my favorite awards and offer an exceptional value for getting to Europe and other destinations. Even though US Airways and American Airlines are in the process of merging, US Airways Dividend miles are still amon…
    - May 28, 2014, 7:28am -
  • Join My Private IHG Best Rate Guarantee Group Discussion
    I’ve written a few articles about how IHG has one of the most valuable best rate guarantees among all hotel brands. You can get a free night at an IHG hotel if you find the same room on an OTA (online travel agency) at a lower price. Over the last…
    - May 27, 2014, 7:13pm -

MileValue

  • Amazon Prime Day + Additional $100 Off by Applying 1 Point
    Right now you can get 20% off your purchase of a product (or products) sold and shipped by Amazon, up to a $100 discount, when you apply at least one Membership Reward point to payment. This is especially pertinent as Amazon Prime Day just kicked off…
    - 1 day ago Jul 16, 2018, 10:35pm -
  • 100k Amex Platinum Targeted Offer is Back
    Update 7/13: Looks like the CardMatch tool is offering the 100k bonus again for the Amex Platinum card.  There is a targeted offer available through creditcards.com’s CardMatch Tool for 100,000 Membership Rewards for spending $5,000 on your new Pl…
    - 4 days ago Jul 13, 2018, 7:36pm -
  • Less than 20k Points Roundtrip to Europe from IAH & IAD this Fall
    Flying Blue’s latest Promo Awards, stacked with the current 30% Citi ThankYou Point to Flying Blue transfer bonus, can get you between Houston or Washington, D.C. and Europe this September or October for as little as 18k ThankYou points roundtrip.…
    - 5 days ago Jul 12, 2018, 9:19pm -
  • The State of Marriott Travel Packages & Strategy Moving Forward
    We have been watching the merger of Starwood Preferred Guest and Marriott unfold for a long time now. The next big phase, the combining of their separate reward programs, will happen in August, and Marriott recently made a bunch of announcements tha…
    - 6 days ago Jul 12, 2018, 2:30am -
  • Issuing Banks Rules for Approvals and New Bonuses
    Over the next couple weeks I’m going to be updating various beginner posts (like this one) to reflect the current state of miles & points, including (but not limited to)… Best Order for Card Applications to Maximize Bonuses Over Your Lifetime The…
    - 8 days ago Jul 10, 2018, 1:58am -
  • 30% Off Choice Privileges Points: Good for Pricey European Hotels
    You can buy Choice Privileges Points for 30% off through August 10, 2018. Choice hotels, in the United States at least, are mostly utilitarian motels. Europe is an exception, and one of the best place to get the most value out of your points. If you…
    - 9 days ago Jul 8, 2018, 10:07pm -
  • New Marriott Award Category Assignments & Strategy Moving Forward
    We have been watching the merger of Starwood Preferred Guest and Marriott unfold for a long time now. The next big phase, the combining of their separate reward programs, will happen in August. With the latest announcements from Marriott, we now kno…
    - 11 days ago Jul 7, 2018, 1:47am -
  • Top 10 Business Credit Cards for Travel Rewards: July 2018
    Applying for business credit and charge cards is a great way to earn more miles and points than you already do, but many people don’t apply for business cards because they incorrectly believe they don’t qualify. You don’t need to have employees…
    - 12 days ago Jul 5, 2018, 9:06pm -
  • Incredible Deal: 90k Iberia Avios for $350!
    Update 7/3/18: There are reports all over the internet of people’s bonus Iberia Avios posting from this promotion. If you bought a bunch of cheap Iberia flights to earn 90k Avios, check your account now!  Iberia is running an insane promotional of…
    - 14 days ago Jul 4, 2018, 1:55am -
  • Trip Report: Florianópolis, Brazil
    With 42 options to choose from, Florianópolis, Brazil is a beach mecca so beautiful that locals call it the Magic Island. Most of the city is a 33 mile long island called Santa Catarina, with just a tiny portion of the city spreading to mainland Bra…
    - 14 days ago Jul 4, 2018, 1:44am -

Frequent Flier

  • newThis Airline Has the Oldest Fleet of Any U.S. Carrier, but It’s Getting Younger in a Hurry
    By today’s standards, Delta Air Lines may have a relatively ancient fleet of planes, but the carrier is aggressively replacing older equipment with newer aircraft. Delta Air Lines considers the brand-new Airbus A321 to be the carrier’s flagship a…
    - 2 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 11:01pm -
  • newMore Budget Flights to the Caribbean Coming This Fall
    Spirit Airlines is expanding starting in November, with new routes to the Caribbean – including the airline’s first direct international route out of New Jersey, heading to Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic daily and year-round. Starting t…
    - 3 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 10:04pm -
  • newShould More Airlines Let You Make In-Flight Cell Phone Calls?
    For those who haven't been keeping up to date with airline regulations, cell phone use is no longer considered dangerous. That leaves the argument for and against the use of cell phones down to noise pollution. Should you allow passengers to make imp…
    - 5 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 8:00pm -
  • new600 Airport Workers Might Leave LAX in the Lurch
    According to a statement on Monday from Nicholas Fernandez, a representative of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace workers, a labor dispute could lead to massive delays and technical difficulties at Los Angeles International Ai…
    - 6 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 7:05pm -
  • newInstagram Influencer Sics Followers on “Maggot Infested” California Hotel
    After discovering her $300-a-night hotel room was infested with maggots and then being denied a refund, hayleyyjay called on an army of social media followers to “avenge” her.Instagram model and makeup artist, Hayley Johnsen says a romantic o…
    - 7 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 6:00pm -
  • newLawsuit: Off-Duty Pilot Repeatedly Molested Sleeping Seatmate During Transpacific UA Flight
    A passenger is suing United Airlines over a 2016 incident in which she claims she woke to find a fellow business class flyer inappropriately touching her and masturbating under a blanket.
    - 8 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 4:50pm -
  • newA Look Inside the Newest Boeing 747
    Aviation blogger Sam Chui recently took a visit to the Boeing Customer Experience Center for a tour of a mockup of the newest Boeing 747. Regional Director of Cabin Experience and Revenue Analysis Kent Craver gives the tour of the new plane to give S…
    - 16 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 9:00am -
  • newIHG Debuts “Smart Rooms” in Chinese Properties
    At several hotel properties in China, Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) has debuted its new “smart room” technology, which encompasses features such as user voice control, as well as the ability to “freely switch settings between work and le…
    - 16 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 9:00am -
  • Different Last Names Could Mean Customs Trouble
    If you have a different last name than your child and you’re planning on taking an international flight, you may want to go the extra mile and bring a birth certificate – or something that shows your parental rights – just in case customs agent…
    - 1 day ago Jul 17, 2018, 1:00am -
  • British Airways Accused of Wet Leasing Bait and Switch
    Wet leasing, the practice of switching planes to a smaller carrier for certain flights, is becoming more and more common in the air travel industry – and business and first class passengers may face consequences they aren’t expecting when they ar…
    - 1 day ago Jul 16, 2018, 9:39pm -

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Frequent Flyer Bonuses

Million Mile Secrets

Nomadic Matt

  • newHow to Conquer the City of Berlin: A Visitor’s Guide
    Updated: 07/17/18 | July 17th, 2018 Berlin is a gigantic city. I knew it was big, but until I decided to explore it by foot, I never knew just how big. I came here for five days with the idea that I’d see all the major sights, some of the not-so-ma…
    - 9 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 4:06pm -
  • NEW GUIDEBOOKS, UPDATES, AND A BIG OLE SALE!
    Introducing the new Nomadic Matt's Guide to Iceland...and lots of other exciting updates, too! The post NEW GUIDEBOOKS, UPDATES, AND A BIG OLE SALE! appeared first on Nomadic Matt's Travel Site.
    - 6 days ago Jul 11, 2018, 1:58pm -
  • The 12 Best Walking Tour Companies in London
    Updated: 7/10/18 | July 10th, 2018 As you may know, I’ve been basing my travels lately around a theme in order to make them a little more than just a checklist of the top attractions. Having spent some extended time in London recently, I decided to…
    - 7 days ago Jul 10, 2018, 2:38pm -
  • My 17 Favorite Hostels in the World
    Finding the right hostel can really take your trip to the next level. Here is a list of some of the best hostels I've stayed at all around the world. If you're going to any of these cities don't miss these hostels – they are the best of the best!T…
    - 9 days ago Jul 9, 2018, 12:00pm -
  • Walking Among the Dead at Père Lachaise Cemetery
    Updated: 07/07/18 | July 7th, 2018 Death is not the end for the residents of Père Lachaise in Paris. Their tombs and graves are gawked at every day by hundreds of camera-touting tourists seeking the cemetery’s famous and not-so-famous inhabitants.…
    - 11 days ago Jul 7, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • 70 Free Things to Do in London
    07/06/2018 | July 6th 2018 London is one of the most expensive cities in the world to visit, sleep, eat, drink, or just plain live in. There’s no way to sugar coat it. London eats into your budget quicker than Homer Simpson eats into a donut. While…
    - 12 days ago Jul 6, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • How to Turn High-Cost Japan into a Cheap Place to Visit
    Updated: 7/5/2018 | July 5th, 2018 For years, I put off going to Japan because I was afraid of how expensive it would be. The rumors I’d heard about the country’s high prices made me hesitant to go. I’ve always loved Japanese culture, and I kne…
    - 12 days ago Jul 5, 2018, 4:54pm -
  • My Favorite Restaurants in Hong Kong
    Updated: 07/04/2018 | July 4th, 2018 In the crowded streets of Hong Kong, one always finds street vendors serving delicious noodles, roasted ducks hanging in the windows of restaurants, fish tanks full of tonight’s dinner, and trendy eateries nex…
    - 13 days ago Jul 4, 2018, 1:10pm -
  • How to Travel Cheap: The Ultimate Guide to Traveling When You Have No Money
    There are so many ways you can travel for virtually free. You don't need a lot of money to begin. Even if you don't earn a lot or have debt, there are ways to go overseas still. If you feel that no matter what you do you will never get ahead by savin…
    - 15 days ago Jul 3, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • Are Eurail Passes a Giant Scam or Do They Save You Money?
    This is the eternal question every traveler to Europe faces. Whether you are going for two weeks or two months, everyone wonders if they will save money by buying a rail pass or if it's cheaper to buy tickets as they go? In this post, I dive into the…
    - 16 days ago Jul 2, 2018, 1:00pm -

The Hustle Blog

  • Is the Chase Sapphire Reserve Annual Fee Worth Paying Over the Preferred?
    The Chase Sapphire Reserve – Can’t ignore the talk of the town. Like I tell all my friends & coworkers, if any major bank is offering a signup bonus of 100,000 points, I’m 99% getting it. It’s a no brainer. Even at a high $450 annual fee (whi…
    - Sep 7, 2016, 12:00pm -
  • Trip Report: Korean Air 747-8i First Class ICN-JFK
    ICN (Seoul Incheon) – JFK (New York) KE 85 06/05/2016 Boeing 747-8i First Class Seats 1A, 1J Well this flight was a full-on treat. We haven’t been in long haul First Class in a few years so it was great to be able to experience 2 of them during…
    - Jun 8, 2016, 11:00am -
  • Last Few Days to Earn 10x Points at Amazon & More via Chase Freedom
    Just a reminder that if you’ve activated this offer from Chase, there are only a few more days to spend up to $1,500 at Amazon, Zappos, Audible & Diapers.com and get 10 Ultimate Rewards per dollar spent. Since I do too much shopping at Amazon and I…
    - Dec 28, 2015, 6:30pm -
  • Citi ThankYou Premier – 60,000 ThankYou Points
    UPDATE 1:50 PM EST: Another link is still up! UPDATE 1:25 PM EST: Original link DEAD! Thank to US Credit Card Guide, the best offer we’ve ever seen for the Citi ThankYou Premier credit card has been discovered! Using this link, you can earn the fo…
    - Aug 28, 2015, 2:45pm -
  • Amex Offer – Spend $300 on Airfare, Get $50 Back
    I just came across this offer while going through my wife’s American Express offers. She seems to get the better ones that I don’t get on either my EveryDay Preferred or Starwood Preferred Guest Business card. Get a one-time $50 statement credit…
    - Jul 22, 2015, 11:00am -
  • Q3 Rotating Bonuses – Chase Freedom & Discover IT
    New quarter, new bonuses! These bonuses will run through September 30, 2015. Chase Freedom Activate here. Most gas stations have gift card racks so this should be an easy $1,500 to spend this quarter. Gas stations Kohl’s Discover IT Activate here.…
    - Jul 1, 2015, 5:20pm -
  • (Dead) Fare Alert: EWR-MEX $140 Round Trip
    UPDATE: Looks like it’s gone as of 12:21 AM EST. Damn, better luck next time folks! As I was randomly browsing flights tonight, I came across what seems like a very cheap fare to Mexico City from Newark. This has to be a mistake since it’s a full…
    - May 30, 2015, 4:00am -
  • Don’t Forget to Track Car Rental Reservations with AutoSlash
    Some people think car rentals can be a lengthy process. For me, I try to keep it as simple as possible. You have two options to use AutoSlash. Search for a car using their site Make your booking elsewhere & use AutoSlash to find better rates The pro…
    - Apr 1, 2015, 11:00am -
  • Last Chance at Chase Freedom Q1 Categories
    As we come up on the end of March, we also come to the end of the first quarter of 2015. With that comes the end of the Chase Freedom 5% bonus categories – grocery stores, movie theaters & Starbucks. Be sure to get all your Q1 spend in by March 31!…
    - Mar 30, 2015, 11:00am -
  • Probable Southwest Rapid Rewards Devaluation
    Last week, Southwest Airlines sent an email to its Rapid Rewards loyalty program members informing them of a future change in the program. Sadly, they weren’t very specific about the change but it reads as a devaluation. We created Rapid Rewards®…
    - Feb 17, 2015, 12:00pm -

Pointscentric

milenerd

  • newHyatt Promo

    - 16 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 8:40am -
  • Monday Deals
    Big thanks to reader Nick for sharing these to start off the week… In addition to the unbridled joy that comes from planning meetings at work…IHG is offering 50,000 points. Here’s another airline settlement. Take a look if you’ve flown with A…
    - 2 days ago Jul 16, 2018, 7:56am -
  • United Club Passes
    I have a few more United Club one-time passes to give away. Expiration dates are all before November 30th. If you have a specific use in mind, please email the address below. The subject should be “United Club” and the body should be the date you…
    - 5 days ago Jul 13, 2018, 7:10am -
  • British Website Improved Suckage
    For many of you (and me), British Avios points are basically useless other than for American Airlines flights. As I mentioned in May, the British website has been MUCH worse than usual. That’s pretty hard to believe (since it’s terrible even on a…
    - 6 days ago Jul 12, 2018, 7:06am -
  • Sale Stuff
    If you have some SkyDongs and are going to Asia, this might be for you. Pick up 1,750 United miles for joining MyPoints and spending $50. A Southwest sale? Wow, what’s next? Caller ID? Blockbuster Video stores closing? Speaking of not shocking…he…
    - 7 days ago Jul 11, 2018, 8:05am -
  • Status Match
    What are some activities I find more enjoyable than writing back-to-back Choice hotel posts? Burning the roof of my mouth on a Hot Pocket. Standing in line at the DMV on a mid-July day. Assembling an Ikea dresser for an hour and realizing I don’t h…
    - 8 days ago Jul 10, 2018, 8:55am -
  • Choice Discount
    I’m rarely a fan of buying points and don’t post these (for the most part), but… A bunch of readers mentioned finding good value from this last time. So, in spite of my “policy” on the matter…here it is. Get Choice hotel points for 30% of…
    - 9 days ago Jul 9, 2018, 9:22am -
  • End Of Week Pair
    Some very good international flight deals from Singapore Airlines if you’re heading to Hong Kong, Tokyo, or Frankfurt. Also available is the newest DDD if you want to save some miles. Fyi, that was supposed to be a clever abbreviation for “Delta…
    - 12 days ago Jul 6, 2018, 8:27am -
  • Arrival Card
    The Barclays Arrival card has an all-time high bonus of 60,000 points. That’s great…but the real question is if you’ll actually be approved for it. Personally, I haven’t heard “yes” on a Barclays card all year (and this is the toughest on…
    - 13 days ago Jul 5, 2018, 7:47am -
  • Sale Stuff
    Take $10 off Uber rides to and from some parks in New York. Brace yourselves. It appears Southwest has a sale. Stop the presses. This is a modern-day miracle. I mean, can a person even put an event like this into words? Make sure you pick your jaw up…
    - 14 days ago Jul 4, 2018, 8:09am -

Doctor of Credit

Hustler Money Blog

  • Frontier One-Way Flight Deals As Low As $23
    Do you enjoy flying at discounted rates? Get One-Way Flights Deals as low as $23 on fares with Frontier from select cities for a limited time! There are many select routes for travel and travel dates vary. However, if you are a flexible travel…
    - 83 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 4:15pm -
  • Bissell 1819 Cleanview Rewind Deluxe Vacuum via Amazon: $80.99 + Free Shipping
    Get a powerful vacuum that will provide edge-to-edge cleaning for all types of floors! Head on over to Amazon because they are currently having a deal where you can get a Bissell 1819 Cleanview Rewind Deluxe Vacuum for only $80.99 + free shipping.…
    - 83 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 4:00pm -
  • Top Ten Freebies for April 25, 2018
    Did someone say freebies? As an average person, if someone is offering me something for free, you better believe I’m there to take up the offer. Freebies are a great way to get brands to advertise their products and connect with their customers. Pl…
    - 83 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:45pm -
  • Kindle Paperwhite E-reader via Amazon: $69.99 + Free Shipping (Targeted)
    To celebrate some users, Amazon is currently targeting select members a Kindle Paperwhite E-reader for $69.99 + Free Shipping! While this tablet is usually priced at $119.99, you can now get it for $69.99 + Free Shipping with Promo Code “KINDLE5…
    - 83 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:44pm -
  • Sawyer Savings Bank Checking Promotion: $100 Bonus (NY)
    For residents of New York, Sawyer Savings Bank is offering a $100 bonus when you open qualifying checking account good through June 30, 2018. To earn $100 bonus, you must open a new account with a $100 opening deposit. Also, once you join, you’ll…
    - 83 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:30pm -
  • CFE Federal Credit Union Checking Promotion: $100 Bonus (FL)
    For residents of Florida, CFE Federal Credit Union is offering you an opportunity to earn a $100 bonus. A $100 cash reward will be rewarded with every new line switched to Sprint! Also, current customers will receive $50 for every line transferre…
    - 83 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:20pm -
  • Shop Your Way Uber Cash Back Promotion: Earn $2 Per Ride or UberEats (Nationwide)
    Uber is a fast & simple way to get from point A to point B, if this is your preferred way of traveling then you need to get in on the Shop Your Way cash back promotion. All you have to do is link your Uber account to your Shop Your Way account to sta…
    - 83 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:15pm -
  • Amex Offers Wine Country Gift Baskets Promotion: $25 Statement Credit w/ $50 Purchase (Targeted)
    If you love wine, you will be in heaven when you hear about this offer. We have a Amex Offers promotion for you wine lovers! They just partnered up with Wine Country Gift Baskets to let you earn a $25 statement credit when you spend $50 or more. Wine…
    - 83 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:00pm -
  • PUMA Private Sale Promotion: Up To 75% Off
    Research and shop all the latest gear from the world of Fashion, Sport, and everywhere in between when you shop with PUMA. This Spring, shop at PUMA and get an additional 75% off sitewide with coupon code “DEALSALE” at checkout. This is the perfe…
    - 83 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 2:45pm -
  • Premier America Credit Union Checking Promotion: $50 Bonus (CA, TX)
    Available to residents of California and Texas, Premier America Credit Union is offering you a chance to earn a $50 bonus when you open a new Primary Checking Account at the Reseda branch with e-statements by May 18, 2018. Upon completion of the…
    - 83 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 2:39pm -

Travel Codex

  • newQantas First Class A380, Dallas to Sydney
    Qantas offers an excellent first class product on their A380 fleet. It is the same seat they have offered for nearly a decade, and while it isn’t as blingy as some first class products, it is still and excellent way to fly. I was fortunate to find…
    - 11 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 2:00pm -
  • Amenity Kit Review: Qantas First Class Martin Grant
    Qantas First Class is a lovely way to fly, here is my trip report from the Dallas to Sydney leg. And here is another installment in our series on Amenity Kit reviews. James has already reviewed a Qantas First Class kit, but since his flight some year…
    - 1 day ago Jul 16, 2018, 2:00pm -
  • Keep Hawaiian Airlines Miles from Expiring by Donating to Charity
    Hawaiian Miles is Hawaiian Airlines loyalty program. I am far from an active member, but I’ve banked some miles on inter-island flights in the past. We also took a JetBlue flight in the Caribbean that we credited to Hawaiian.  I don’t think the…
    - 8 days ago Jul 10, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • Review: Hotel Granados 83, Barcelona, Spain
    I needed two hotel nights in Barcelona during my La Première adventure.  Initially, I strongly considered the iconic W Barcelona.  At 20,000 Starpoints for a room that retailed in excess of €500, that would have made for a nice redemption.  But…
    - 9 days ago Jul 9, 2018, 11:00am -
  • Review: TAP Air Portugal Economy Class, New York JFK – Lisbon – Marrakesh
    TAP Air Portugal offers inexpensive fares from the U.S., Brazil, and Canada to Europe and Northern Africa, and also heavily markets the “Portugal Stopover” with the option to stay in Porto or Lisbon for a few days at no additional fee. I was trav…
    - 15 days ago Jul 3, 2018, 11:00am -
  • My Experience Upgrading to Chase’s New World of Hyatt Credit Card & FAQs
    Chase and Hyatt recently released the new World of Hyatt credit card, adding quite a few benefits for people who spend money at Hyatt or are big spenders in general. The details of the card were detailed by Melinda in this post. I happened to let my…
    - 15 days ago Jul 2, 2018, 9:48pm -
  • Review: Joon Business Class, Paris – Barcelona – Paris
    Air France revealed its new subsidiary Joon to much fanfare (or perhaps mocking) last summer.  The airline rolled out Joon as a low-cost alternative for both intra-Europe and some long-haul flights.  Though I initially booked my Paris – Barcelona…
    - 16 days ago Jul 2, 2018, 11:00am -
  • Reallocating Credit Limits with Chase
    Chase allows credit card holders to move their credit limits around by simply requesting it via a phone call or sending a secure message through your online account (my preferred method). There are only a few rules that need to be followed: There is…
    - 18 days ago Jun 29, 2018, 7:32pm -
  • Destrehan Plantation: A Taste of the French Old South
    During our spring trip to New Orleans, we had time one afternoon to get out of the city a bit.  We decided to head out to the famous River Road to visit an old Southern plantation.  An Instagram friend tipped me off to Destrehan Plantation, a short…
    - 18 days ago Jun 29, 2018, 4:00pm -
  • Review: Icelandair Economy Class, Brussels – Reykjavik – Dallas/Ft. Worth
    Icelandair recently started flying to Dallas/Ft. Worth nonstop from Reykjavik, and was soon followed by WOW Air and American Airlines (although it could have been in a different order), but irrespective of who announced first, the reality is that now…
    - 19 days ago Jun 29, 2018, 11:00am -

Maximizing Money

Boarding Area

  • newFarnborough 2018 Day 2: More orders roll in
    Day 2 of the Farnborough Air show has rolled by – so let’s see what the order books are looking like today. And for once… we’re going to start with Embraer Embraer In a marathon press conference, the Brazilian airframer clocked up 300 orders/…
    - 54 mins ago Jul 18, 2018, 12:09am -
  • newAmerican Airlines Tells Flight Attendants Not to Hand Out Too Much Compensation
    At the beginning of the year we learned that American Airlines rolled out a new software program called iSolve to let flight attendants compensate passengers for onboard inconveniences like "inflight entertainment issues, broken seats or meal shortag…
    - 59 mins ago Jul 18, 2018, 12:04am -
  • newTravel Alert July 2018: Tornado Near New York City; Rough Weather in Northeastern United States
    If you are traveling to, from or through — or live within — the northeastern United States right now at the time when this article was written, know that rough weather has already caused ground stops and canceled or delayed at least 1,500 flights…
    - 60 mins ago Jul 18, 2018, 12:03am -
  • newDelta Seattle Agents Fired After Reporting Sexual Harassment, Claiming Unauthorized Upgrades
    Delta Air Lines is making news in Seattle, after four former Delta airport customer service employees were fired. The reason is that the employees believed they were fired for reporting sexual harassment. View from the Wing explains Delta is claiming…
    - 2 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 10:50pm -
  • newHappy Emoji Day! = End of Civilization
    I don’t have many friends on Facebook because 1) I hate seeing pictures of their babies. Why do parents think it is fine to invade their children’s privacy? I get annoyed when someone tags me on Facebook. Imagine being tagged of you peeing on the…
    - 2 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 10:43pm -
  • newBig Citi AAdvantage Card Welcome Bonuses Ending Soon
    For about two months now we've seen increased welcome bonuses on two of Citi's co-branded American Airlines credit cards. These bonuses offer 60,000-70,000 miles upon completing minimum spend, with the annual fees waived for the first 12 months. The…
    - 2 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 10:33pm -
  • newPopular 70,000 Airline Mile Welcome Bonus Returns, $900 in Value!
    American Express is making a good card that much better with the Platinum Delta Skymiles Business card's doubled welcome offer.The post Popular 70,000 Airline Mile Welcome Bonus Returns, $900 in Value! appeared first on Miles to Memories.
    - 3 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 10:15pm -
  • newDelta Agents in Seattle Fired For Giving Out Upgrades, But They Say It Was Another Reason
    Four Delta agents in Seattle were fired and were told it’s because they were giving out upgrades.When flights are oversold in coach but have empty seats in business class, airlines pick out passengers to give ‘operational upgrades’ to. Some ai…
    - 3 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 10:04pm -
  • new15 New Lounges Join Priority Pass
    Priority Pass sends out a monthly email announcing their new lounges. It’s nice to see Priority Pass expanding the lounges in their program, which means more lounges for The Platinum Card® from American Express or The Business Platinum Card® f…
    - 3 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 10:00pm -
  • newÚltima Chamada para o Prime day da Amazon com Samsung Galaxy com 430 dólares de desconto
    Esse vai ser o último post do prime day, mas é que realmente tem muita coisa interessante na Amazon, principalmente para viajantes. Você pode ser prime gratuito por 30 dias clicando aqui. Não tem...Esta é apenas uma mensagem resumo. Vá no noss…
    - 3 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 9:39pm -

Frequent Flyer Miles 101

  • newDifferentiating Among “Tiers” Of Airlines: Low-Cost Carriers
    Part two on the different types of airlines. As the story goes, Southwest Airlines was first flew in 1971, four years after founder Herb Kelleher drew a business plan on a napkin. Interstate flights were regulated, but there was nothing to stop intra…
    - 6 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 6:55pm -
  • Just How Far Into Hawaii Is Southwest Going?
    Last year, Southwest formally announced what had been, to that point, a not-so-well-kept secret: It was going to start flying to Hawaii, with flights to Honolulu, Lihue, Kahului and Kona. It makes sense, given Southwest’s exposure to the west coast…
    - 1 day ago Jul 16, 2018, 2:14pm -
  • Oddities In Travel: Peanuts, Trains and Vertical Farms
    It’s been one of those weeks, so here is some fun stuff happening in the travel industry: Ah, Nuts! You’ll Get Pretzels Southwest Airlines likes its folksy image and tries to keep an old-fashioned look, but they appear to be throwing in the towel…
    - 5 days ago Jul 12, 2018, 4:03pm -
  • Earning Top-Tier Hotel Elite Status (With No Stays)
    As credit cards become a more integral part of travel providers’ business models, they are increasingly looking for ways to monetize the little pieces of plastic. One way that they are doing so is by offering elite status for having and using the c…
    - 7 days ago Jul 10, 2018, 5:57pm -
  • How To Manage On A Large Cruise
    Nothing’s perfect, no matter how good a vacation it is, and that includes cruises. When I ask people who have never taken a cruise why they haven’t, I usually get one of two answers: I’ll get bored, or I’ll get sick. Oddly, when I talk to peo…
    - 8 days ago Jul 9, 2018, 4:48pm -
  • American Airlines: 5,000 Miles Promotion
    I’ll be out of the office, so to speak, for the next 10 days. Posts will be few, far-between or possibly non-existent.  Back in the good ol’ days, before US Airways took over American Airlines, they used to run a baseball-themed promotion called…
    - 19 days ago Jun 29, 2018, 12:42pm -
  • Tidbits In The World Of Travel
    I’ll be on the road next week, so let’s ease into the weekend with a few travel tidbits from the week. The Best Restaurant In The World I’m not sure who the judges are, but I just read an article on the 50 Best Restaurants in The World and, to…
    - 20 days ago Jun 27, 2018, 2:28pm -
  • Differentiating Among “Tiers” Of Airlines: Network Carriers

    - 22 days ago Jun 25, 2018, 3:56pm -
  • United Airlines Credit Card Offer: 60,000 Miles (More Or Less)
    (Note: This link will take you to a United Airlines website, where you will be able to see what you were offered.) If you are in the market for a United Airlines credit card (and who isn’t?), check your email for what appears to be a targeted* offe…
    - 26 days ago Jun 22, 2018, 12:51pm -
  • Cruises: Shipboard Credits For Shareholders
    Let’s put the disclosure up top today: Nothing in this post should be taken as a recommendation to buy, sell or, in any other way, transact in a stock. It is for informational purposes only. I’ve often said that there are no vacations that provi…
    - 28 days ago Jun 20, 2018, 12:47pm -

milepoint (Forums)

  • new(photo trivia) Guess the city
    Given the success of the 'guess the airport' thread, though this might be a good thread to start. A breath of fresh air, if you will...Anyways, same rules apply. First submission:
    - 3 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 9:45pm -
  • newComing This Fall: The most blatant price fixing in 50 yrs: cartelization replaces deregulation
    It is greed greed greed Not fuel fuel fuel Delta just signaling out loud to its co-colluders that Fall 18 will usher in the most obvious price fixing and route collusion since “deregulation”https://www.investors.com/news/united-airlines-reports…
    - 4 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 8:38pm -
  • newJaisalmer, India: Annual Desert Festival
    In the Indian lunar month of Magha, from 13-15th, every year, (Feb 1-3, 2015/Feb 20-22, 2016) the desert town of Jaisalmer, Rajsthan comes alive with the Desert Festival. Simply called the Jaisalmer Desert festival. A three day event that showcases t…
    - 9 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 4:28pm -
  • newJuly 2018: Guess this city from India, Asia
    Visited this place in Feb'17 and it's amazing. The main attraction here is not this Temple but it's Fort and Cave temple. Now you can always do a google search for the image but try not to do that, and the final hint is that this site also got docum…
    - 9 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 4:23pm -
  • newDelta Forum Lounge Thread
    Where would DL milepointers shoot the breeze besides the DL Forum Lounge Thread.So here it goes...
    - 9 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 4:19pm -
  • new2018 (Amazon) Prime day - Bose QuietComfort 25 Headphones as low as $80
    By stacking the prime day offer and a 20% off by using at least one Amex point you can get Bose QuietComfort 25 Headphones as low as $80, with no Amex the price is $125 plus tax.https://viewfromthewing.boardingare...een-on-the-noise-cancelling-headph…
    - 10 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 3:13pm -
  • newTeh Penalty Box
    I think it's time for a new Box thread that works. So, here goes.
    - 10 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 2:43pm -
  • newBaffled By United's GPU Certificates Policy
    Greetings Fellow UA Travelers,I'm hoping someone can help me understand something that's been driving me nuts the past several years. I have been a United 1K member for 8 years now. Something that confuses and irks me is the number of GPU's I receiv…
    - 14 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 11:27am -
  • newThe Community Lounge - Good m/a/e everybody - enjoy your stay with us.
    Good morning/afternoon/evening (m/a/e) everyone - welcome to MilePoint and the community lounge, don't be a stranger, please join in the conversation or just to say.....English - "hello"Arabic -...The Community Lounge - Good m/a/e everybody - enjoy y…
    - 15 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 9:37am -
  • new48 hours in Jodhpur
    If I say that Jodhpur is very popular among Bollywood (India Hindi film industry) & Hollywood (LA) then you will say cool, but whats new about it. So, guys, here this new fact. Jodhpur is the only India city where a whole Chinese mainstream film has…
    - 15 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 9:37am -

Flyertalk MilesBuzz

  • newUrgent Help Needed
    Can some kind soul help me by guesting my wife to the Maple Leaf lounge or any other Star Alliance lounge at T2 LHR tomorrow evening. We are flying to YYZ.I am in J & my wife in Y.Unfortunately my *G expired last year so can not guest my wife...
    - 9 mins ago Jul 18, 2018, 12:54am -
  • newQuestion: Urgent Help Needed
    Can some kind soul help me by guesting my wife to the Maple Leaf lounge or any other Star Alliance lounge at T2 LHR tomorrow evening. We are flying to YYZ.I am in J & my wife in Y.Unfortunately my *G expired last year so can not guest my wife...
    - 12 mins ago Jul 18, 2018, 12:51am -
  • newUA: LAS - PEK $2,200 (via SFO with new Polaris)
    This is my first post in this forum, so please let me know if this has been posted or is otherwise known. I searched and didn't see anything, but it is possible I wasn't looking for the right keywords. I found this pricing after looking at the same..…
    - 15 mins ago Jul 18, 2018, 12:48am -
  • newJapan in late November... Takamatsu or Matsue?
    I'm in midst of planning yet another trip to Japan, perhaps my last solo one for awhile. Due to that, I thought I'd skip Tokyo this time and head to a place in Japan I've never been to before and will have four days on the ground with the first and..…
    - 24 mins ago Jul 18, 2018, 12:39am -
  • newMorocco - will the LGV train be operating this year?
    The new high speed train from Marrakesh to Tangier was promised in 2015... then it was 2016... then definitely summer 2018 ... and now ABSOLUTELY November ... or December ... 2018. Does anyone have any inside information into my chances of being..…
    - 32 mins ago Jul 18, 2018, 12:31am -
  • newLooking for advice on sending puppy by cargo on 4.5 hour flight
    Hi everyone, I'm moving in a few weeks across country and will need to take my 20 lbs puppy along, unfortunately in cargo. I've done a decent amount of research on pet flying, and it still feels quite overwhelming! Looking for advice from trusted.…
    - 34 mins ago Jul 18, 2018, 12:29am -
  • newKerala luxury houseboat booking tips
    Four of us, all adults, will be in Kochi in late November 2018 for a four night visit, transiting to CMB. Hoping to book a two night houseboat trip on the backwaters in advance. Planning to stay at either the Marriott or Le Meridien. Any...
    - 53 mins ago Jul 18, 2018, 12:10am -
  • newRenting car in Europe (Frankfurt & Lyon)- Why so high?!
    Hello all, I'm looking at renting a car in Frankfurt and Lyon (or Avignon) this October for a trip to Europe. I'd like to rent a car in order for me to visit wineries. In Germany I will pick it up in Frankfurt and ideally would like to rent it...
    - 1 hour ago Jul 17, 2018, 11:56pm -
  • newTumi Alpha2 International at Costco
    Rumor available for $325, my CEO/CFO picked one up for me to do a runoff with my BR International. Can't wait to get back home and do a side by side and decide which is really better and possibly give it a run and should be interesting and see which.…
    - 1 hour ago Jul 17, 2018, 11:54pm -
  • newIssues logging in on Fairmont's site?
    With the transition to Accor I've found out that I haven't been able to login to Fairmont's website the past few days. When you try to login on Fairmont's site, it asks you to reset your password, which I did, then when I head back to the website...
    - 1 hour ago Jul 17, 2018, 11:54pm -

Reddit r/churning

  • newOfficial Barclays JetBlue Business Referral Thread
    ** If you have issues posting a referral link, please use Referral Problem Megathread** Note: Contest mode has TEMPORARILY been disabled! So do not just pick the top link. You should try to use a referral of someone that has helped you become a bette…
    - 9 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 4:01pm -
  • newOfficial Amex SimplyCash Plus Business Referral Thread
    BEFORE POSTING Referrals, please read Our Guide to Referrals, which will answer many of your questions. Note: Contest mode has TEMPORARILY been disabled! So do not just pick the top link. If you have a referral code for the Amex SimplyCash Plus Busin…
    - 9 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 4:01pm -
  • newCode Sharing Thread - Week of July 17, 2018
    Based on the Survey results in June 2017, we decided to start a Code Sharing specific thread. The intention, as stated, is to facilitate the sharing of codes in a centralized thread. WARNING: The Mods will NOT arbitrate or moderate any issues resulti…
    - 14 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 11:06am -
  • newDaily Discussion Thread - July 17, 2018
    Welcome to the daily discussion thread! This thread is here for all churning discussions that do not fit well in the other recurring threads. As a recap, we have a number of Recurring threads that are topic specific: If you have a general question, w…
    - 14 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 11:06am -
  • newDaily Question Thread - July 17, 2018
    Welcome to the Daily Question thread at /r/churning! This is where you post questions you have regarding churning for Miles/Point/Cash. We recommend that if you are new to our sub, you really should spend a few hours reading the wiki and sidebar arti…
    - 15 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 10:06am -
  • Official AmEx Blue Cash Preferred Referral Thread
    BEFORE POSTING Referrals, please read Our Guide to Referrals, which will answer many of your questions. If you have a referral code for the Official AmEx Blue Cash Preferred, please post it in this thread. Contest mode has been enabled, which randomi…
    - 1 day ago Jul 16, 2018, 4:00pm -
  • Daily Discussion Thread - July 16, 2018
    Welcome to the daily discussion thread! This thread is here for all churning discussions that do not fit well in the other recurring threads. As a recap, we have a number of Recurring threads that are topic specific: If you have a general question, w…
    - 2 days ago Jul 16, 2018, 11:06am -
  • Daily Question Thread - July 16, 2018
    Welcome to the Daily Question thread at /r/churning! This is where you post questions you have regarding churning for Miles/Point/Cash. We recommend that if you are new to our sub, you really should spend a few hours reading the wiki and sidebar arti…
    - 2 days ago Jul 16, 2018, 10:06am -
  • Revamped Wells Fargo Propel is now live
    https://www.wellsfargo.com/jump/credit-cards/propel-card Welcome Bonus: Get 30K bonus points when you spend $3,000 in purchases in the first 3 months Earning Rate: Earn 3X points on popular categories.2 Earn 1X points on other purchases. Annual Fee:…
    - 2 days ago Jul 16, 2018, 8:16am -
  • Bank of America Amtrak Credit Card 30,000 Point Bonus
    Offer shows on the Amtrak homepage. Highest offer we've seen is this or 20,000 points + $100. AF is not waived first year. Worth almost $900 in non accela train travel. submitted by /u/doctorofcredit [link] [comments]
    - 2 days ago Jul 16, 2018, 12:56am -

Dan's Deals

Johnny Jet

  • newWhat Is The Best Credit Card to Use in Your Mobile Wallet?
    This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products....The post What Is The Best Credit Card to Use in Your Mobile Wallet? appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 10 hours ago Jul 17, 2018, 2:34pm -
  • newA Warning About Snakes From an Arizona Family
    Not to be an alarmist, but…if you’re traveling this summer to somewhere hot that has snakes (most places), one Arizona family has a message for...The post A Warning About Snakes From an Arizona Family appeared first on Johnny Jet.
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