Free onboard Internet with Lufthansa FlyNet

Free onboard Internet with Lufthansa FlyNet

Lufthansa has been rolling out their satellite based WiFi throughout their fleet. It's now available on most long-haul aircraft. I posted a review for their version of Internet back in May. It's usually a good product – not good enough to do a lot of muti-media or heavy browsing but good to read Facebook and […]

Posted on February 5, 2014 by in Lufthansa Miles and More

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IHG’s Last Minute Reward Nights – first week of February

IHG’s Last Minute Reward Nights – first week of February

IHG is back with the IHG's Last Minute Reward Nights For those who are new to this program, IHG's Last Minute Reward Nights is available on the first full weekend of every month. The hotels that are available require 50% fewer points than their usual points price. Bookings start tomorrow, (Feb. 4th) and go through […]

Posted on February 3, 2014 by in Uncategorized

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Earn up to 50,000 Choice Privileges bonus points

Earn up to 50,000 Choice Privileges bonus points

Choice Hotels offers you to earn up to 50,000 Choice Privileges® bonus points by earning 3,000 points after every two qualifying trips. If you are not member of Choice Privileges jet, JOIN HERE. Book at ChoiceHotels.com or 800.4CHOICE, and after every two qualifying trips with arrival between December 12, 2013 and February 19, 2014, you'll […]

Posted on February 2, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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Fantastic deal (error fare?) Colombo, Sri Lanka to Dallas, TX just $1,453.89 in First CLass

Fantastic deal (error fare?) Colombo, Sri Lanka to Dallas, TX just $1,453.89 in First CLass

DO NOT CALL THE AIRLINE for this fare. DO NOT EVEN CALL FOR SEAT ASSIGNMENTS YET. Colombo, Sri Lanka has been famous for cheap one-way tickets from South-East Asia to the US. First Class tickets incl. the fabled Emirates were about $2,000 for a long time. These fares have gone away but a Flyertalker found […]

Posted on February 2, 2014 by in Etihad Reviews & Etihad Guest, Very low fares (Super Sales & Formerly called Mistake Fares)

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Interview with Johnny Ward from onestep4ward.com

Interview with Johnny Ward from onestep4ward.com

I'm really happy to have Johnny Ward as our most recent interviewee. Johnny has made his way through 107 countries and shares his stories at onestep4ward.com. How, why and when did you get started to blog your thoughts on travel? I started it in 2009 when I was in Australia on a working holiday visa. […]

Posted on January 31, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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Today’s hotel deals 1/30/2014 – London and Paris

Today’s hotel deals 1/30/2014 – London and Paris

The deals below have appeared on major booking sites. The deals were valid at the time that we tested them. Mistake rates may or may not be honored by the booking site (OTA) and or individual hotel. Coach&Horse Hotel London Rate: $58 Book for: April 28-29 and Rate: $21 Book for: June 26-27 Superior double […]

Posted on January 30, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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Interview with Gustav Andersson (The Modern Nomad)

Interview with Gustav Andersson (The Modern Nomad)

Today's interview features Gustav or The Modern Nomad – his site is easily one of the most user friendly ever. I also love Gustav's point blank advice – "Don't do miles. Find yourself a nice airline patron and fly stand-by!" Read more of Gustav's 'life hacks' below. How, why and when did you get started […]

Posted on January 29, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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100,000 AA miles with Citibank Executive AAdvantage Mastercard – Amazing deal

100,000 AA miles with Citibank Executive AAdvantage Mastercard – Amazing deal

Finally another 100,000 miles offer has been discovered by anxious Flyertalkers. This card is new for most people – so even more interesting! Earn 100,000 American Airlines AAdvantage® bonus miles after you make $10,000 in purchases within 3 months of account opening. Plus, earn up to $200 in statement credits on purchases within 12 months […]

Posted on January 28, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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Travel Bloggers Town Hall – FAQ and Schedule

Travel Bloggers Town Hall – FAQ and Schedule

BBM Explorer I'm excited to announce the launch of the Travel Bloggers Town Hall. The Travel Bloggers Town Hall is a weekly blog event that features the TOP 20 entries of the Travel blogosphere each week. Frequently Asked Questions 1) What is it? Every Monday a different blog hosts the Travel Bloggers Town Hall. Participating […]

Posted on January 28, 2014 by in Uncategorized

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Get Miles, Points and Discounts for your Dining

Get Miles, Points and Discounts for your Dining

Frequent flyer miles are a great way to get to your destination in comfort and at a fraction of the cost of paid tickets. Similarly, hotel points enable you to stay at a variety of hotels for very little money. So when you get to your destination, why not take advantage of a number of […]

Posted on January 27, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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Interview with Chris Tin at hktravelblog.com

Interview with Chris Tin at hktravelblog.com

Today's interview features Chris Tin from hktravelblog.com who lives in Hong Kong and illuminates an Asian perspective of the Miles& Points game. How, why and when did you get started to blog your thoughts on travel? I was in-between jobs when I started the blog and the idea came from my love of travel and […]

Posted on January 26, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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Save on hotels with travelpony.com?

Save on hotels with travelpony.com?

There is a new hotel booking website around called Travelpony that promises better hotel deals. Does it really? Here's an example for Paris I just ran. The Marriott Rive Gauche runs for $165 on Travelpony. It's $192 on kayak.com. Travelpony gives you $35 in credits when you sign up through my referral link. They also […]

Posted on January 24, 2014 by in Uncategorized

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