As I first wrote about a week ago, on Friday, July 7, 2017, an Air Canada flight had an incident at SFO. The A320 was flying from Toronto to San Francisco, and accidentally lined up with the taxiway instead of the runway. To make matters worse, there were four planes on the taxiway that were waiting to take off (a United 787 headed to Singapore, a Philippine Airlines A340 headed to Manila, a United 787 headed to Sydney, and a United 737 headed to
Last week, JetBlue announced a great promotion: if you have elite status on another airline, JetBlue will grant you a match to Mosaic status for the remainder of 2017. If you then earn3,750 base TrueBlue points within 90 days of your match, you will receive Mosaic status throughout 2018. The Deal Match status from Delta, United, American, Southwest, Virgin, or Alaskato JetBlue‘s Mosaic status for the remainder of 2017 Automatically register
Last week I mentioned that Lucas and I were going away on a Father- Son Trip. We got back later last night from a visit to Pittsburgh, PA. I know it doesn‘t sound like a glamorous destination but we had a great time. There‘s lots of excellent museums, it‘s a great sports town and those Continue reading Odd Checked Luggage- A Can of Beer, Free Shake Shack, Queen Doesn‘t Need Passport, Wyndham Card Retention, Flight Delay D
Good morning everyone. I was just looking through my AMEX Offers and spotted an offer for Etsy. You can get a 15 statement credit after spending 50 online. I have never bought anything from Etsy, but I know they have some pretty cool stuff. This offer was on every single one of my cards (except for the AMEX Blue Business Plus Credit Card, which never seems to have any AMEX Offers). If you are an Etsy expert, tell me what items I should buy
The Citi ThankYou Premier Card is offering a big new 50,000 point sign-up bonus upon completing minimum spend, which is the biggest public bonus we‘ve seen on the card in a long time. The card is offering 50,000 ThankYou points after spending 4,000 within three months of account opening. The card has a 95 annual fee, which is waived for the first 12 months. This is the most rewarding Citi credit card for everyday spend, as it offers:
Sicherheitsvideos sind bekanntlich immer problematisch. Problematisch deshalb, weil die Menschen meist eh nicht (mehr) hinsehen und das auch dann, wenn diese pltzlich in einem neuen, ganz anderen Flugzeugtyp sitzen. Whrend in der Vergangenheit einige andere Airline, besonders aber Air NewZealand mit lustigen Videos auf sich aufmerksam gemacht haben, kommt nun britischer Humor von der Insel.  Der Beitrag British Airways mit neuem Sicherheitsvide
This offer will give you a 10% discount on a 100 denomination. On top of that you can also get 5x Ultimate Rewards points when using a Ink Plus/Cash card for this purchase.
Retention Calls can be very lucrative...was mine? The post Citi Prestige Retention Offer after new benefits appeared first on Monkey Miles.
Amsterdam is on sale today at 510 to 517 round trip from San Francisco SFO and San Jose SJC with United/Star Alliance for departures mid-August into October and some dates in March 2018. United Airlines San Francisco SFO - Houston IAH - Amsterdam AMS - Houston IAH - San Francisco SFO 516.46 Mon Aug 21 The post SFO/SJC to Amsterdam 510 United Airlines Aug-Oct appeared first on Loyalty Traveler.
eBay has added some more discounted gift cards today and you can get extra savings. These are not the best offers we have seen, but some could be useful.
American Airlines has a low fare today at 443 round trip from San Francisco SFO to Zurich ZRH Switzerland. This deal is available for travel from September 2017 to early May 2018. This American Airlines fare may not last through the day. Delta/SkyTeam shows 432 fares on Google Flights, however, these tickets are pricing over The post American 443 San Francisco SFO to Zurich, Switzerland Sep-May appeared first on Loyalty Traveler.
Sunday Hangover - Woche 28 Sommerzeit ist Festivalzeit und so dauerte mein Wochenende mal wieder etwas lnger. Nun hre ich zwar gerne Musik und trinke auch ganz gerne, jedoch ist Campen wie es bei Melt, Hurricane oder anderen Open-Airs gngige Praxis ist, bekannter Maen nicht wirklich meins. Auch die Autostadt bietet mit dem Circque Nouveau ein interessantes Sommerfestival und so bot sich eine gute Gelegenheit... Read more Sunday Hangover No. 43 by
After 18 days in Vietnam, it was time to head to Laos, and the city of Luang Prabang. And what a spectacular city it was. It is beautiful, walkable, safe, friendly, has beautiful architecture and constant breezes given that it‘s on a peninsula at the convergence of two rivers. It‘s also a major breath of The post A Weekend In: Luang Prabang, Laos - The Gem of Southeast Asia appeared first on Point Me to the Plane.
Today I will explain the fifth freedom flights of Catha...
Starwood is offering 35% off free night redemptions at select resorts for stays through March 5, 2018. This is a promotion they‘ve run for several years, and that they‘re running again this year. While the promotion has unofficially been available for a while, they‘ve finally updated the webpage for it (which is useful, since some of the details have changed compared to last year). This promotion is very similar to the ones offe
Are you a poor peasant who flew Allegiant to LAS? Do you want to hit the Centurion Lounge before a night and early morning out on the Strip? Here are the directions (in pictures) for getting from Concourse A to Concourse D, home of the lounge. To start, don‘t be fooled by the sign that The post Getting to Centurion LAS: The Long, Long Journey appeared first on The Points Of Life .
Hong Kong Airlines is one of the few carriers based in HKG airport. The airline has lived in the shadows of their bigger competitors Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon, as well as their neighbors in Guangzhou and Shenzhen. The airline has some very aggressive expansion plans, and they seem to have their eyes set on 
Choice Privileges are a valuable hotel currency for me with my frequent flights through Scandinavian countries. There is currently an offer to buy discounted points for up to 30% off the 11.00 regular purchase price when you buy 40,000 to 50,000 points. The price drops to 7.70 per 1,000 points. 1,000 - 4,000 points = The post Choice Privileges Buy Points up to 30% off July 13-Aug 17, 2017 appeared first on Loyalty Traveler.
A Week in the Gulf: QR J, EK J, Qatar, Oman, and the UAE Introduction, Planning, and Booking Qatar Airways JFK Terminal 7 Check-in and British Airways Galleries Lounge Qatar Airways A350 Business Class JFK-DOH I arrived atthe gate about 15minutes before scheduled boarding, as passengers had just begun to line up. Within a couple The post Review: Qatar Airways A350 Business Class JFK-DOH appeared first on Point Me to the Plane.
Here are some reasons that you probably would really like the SPG credit card points - even if you don‘t like traveling! You can do things like play with NBA stars, cook with famous chefs, go behind-the-scenes at huge events and a lot more! The post Why Everyone Should Get The SPG Credit Cards appeared first on Running with Miles.
This morning British Airways sent me the press release for their new safety video. When I first saw the headline I thought to myself "oh boy, this is going to be boring." I find that for the most part British Airways takes themselves far too seriously (unlike Virgin Atlantic), so I thought there was no way they‘d have a safety video that‘s actually humorous. Well, I was wrong, and I sort of love British Airways‘ new safety video
It‘s only the middle of July, but I‘m already making my mortgage payments for September. Why would I give the banks an "interest free loan"? It‘s for points, of course...
One of the biggest problems of the failed Smisek era at United Airlines was that FAs and gate agents lost much of their flexibility. Rules were strictly enforced with consequences for bending them, but anti-customer policies were also implemented. This made front-life staff whipping posts for disgruntled passengers. In the post-Dao Munoz era, FAs are  The post United FAs Now Empowered to Issue Onboard Compensation appeared first on Live and Let
Abr mi primer tarjeta de crdito hace 7 aos, le agarr mucho amor a las recompensas y beneficios de ellas, pero sobretodo a usarlas correctamente. En los ltimos 7 aos he sido tarjetahabiente de 2 principales instituciones: American Express y CitiBanamex. Estas son dos entidades muy fuertes en el mercado mexicano, y por supuesto ambas con un respaldo global. El objetivo de este artculo es platicarles la manera de cmo me respondieron cada una de ella