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It‘s Official RIP: The Plastic Merchant

I‘m calling it. Time of death two weeks ago. The Plastic Merchant is officially dead. What is was The Plastic Merchant? Officially, The Plastic Merchant (TPM for short) was a private gift card buying and selling platform built for and by point, miles, and arbitrage specialists. In short, it was a place to sell your [] The post It‘s Official RIP: The Plastic Merchant appeared first on No Mas Coach!.

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Save Up to 20 Percent in North America 2018 With Hilton Honors

You cansave up to 20 percent on room rates at hotel and resort properties in the Hilton portfolio in the United States, Canada and Latin America if youbook your reservationsthrough Monday, June 25, 2018 at11:59in the evening EasternDaylight Time for stays completed fromSunday, July 1, 2018 to Monday, December 31, 2018. The catch is... The post Save Up to 20 Percent in North America 2018 With Hilton Honors appeared first on The Gate.

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How Long does it Take for SPG Platinum Elite Status to Post after Challenge?

I have recently signed-up for the Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) Platinum Elite Status Challenge which requires me to do 18 eligible nights over a span of 90 days. With the upcoming loyalty program merger which is supposed to happen in August 2018, I wanted to obtain Platinum Elite status since hitting 50 nights might be a little bit of a challenge for me (since I barely travel for work). If you have not done it and would like to qualify on

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Andaz Gangnam, Seoul to open in 2019 Located in Apgujeong near Han River

Seoul will be getting her fourth Hyatt-branded property in 2019 - the Andaz Gangnam, Seoul. Slated to open in the city‘s famousApgujeong neighbourhood, the Andaz Gangnam, Seoul will be South Korea‘s firstAndaz-branded hotel and it will be minutes away from the Han River with high-end shopping and independent design labels located nearby.

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How To Get To Athens For (Almost) Free Using Points And Miles

Per The New York Times, Athens is enjoying high times after a long debt-crisis induced slump. The city‘s status as a global cultural hub is unperturbed, and nightlife is rich. There are only a few airlines that serve Athens nonstop, so flying on a points or miles itinerary likely will require some flexibility and connections. The post How To Get To Athens For (Almost) Free Using Points And Miles appeared first on Point Me to the Plane.

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Buy SPG points at 35% discount by July 20

Starwood has once again offered the promotion for buying SPG points at 35% discount through July 20th. And 3 reasons why you might want to consider buying..

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What to See, Do, Eat and Where to Stay in Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne, Australia may be Australia‘s Second City to Sydney, but it has a unique culture and vibe all its own. Melbourne‘s city center is often described as more European than Australian, with abundant walkable avenues and a verdant waterfront. With four distinct seasons (sometimes in one day), it even feels more like Europe. For the The post What to See, Do, Eat and Where to Stay in Melbourne, Australia appeared first on Point Me t

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London City-Warsaw, Winning at the Horses, What is a Hotel Conversion Brand?

Hacks, travels, events, and ideas from the world and the world of travel. My daily take on what‘s new and thought-provoking. The post London City-Warsaw, Winning at the Horses, What is a Hotel Conversion Brand? appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai.

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First Class Review : CX549(HND HKG)

201879 ... First Class Review : CX549(HND - HKG) Voyage Avanc

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How I reserved a Qatar Qsuites Quad for my family with individual reservations

Yesterday, I posted that I was taking a family trip to Israel, Palestine, Jordan, and because of routing, I‘ll end up with a night in Doha to catch a ride back in Qatar‘s Qsuites. One of the most attractive parts of Qatar‘s Qsuite business class is the Quad configuration for families - they even feature [] The post How I reserved a Qatar Qsuites Quad for my family with individual reservations appeared first on Monkey Miles.

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Hilarious: James Corden Works At The Savoy Hotel London

James Corden, host of The Late Late Show, is known for being a jokester. He‘s a bit much, though he almost always makes me laugh. Earlier this week he did a segment that‘s even travel related. Specifically, James paid a visit to The Savoy Hotel in London, and took over a few roles for the day, including being a bellmen, butler, and working in the restaurant. It‘s a pretty hilarious segment (the head butler, in particular, made m

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Kickstarter Aroo Travel Bar: The sleek travel compressor

Occasionally I see some interesting travel related products being crowd funded that I think you guys might be interested in. We‘ve talked about Fluent Forever (an app to learn languages), and the Voyage Travel Bag among others. Here‘s a few of the travel relatedcrowd funded projects that I‘ve seen Today I wanted to talk a []

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Final Week: Earn Up To 125,000 Hilton Points With Increased Offers

Earning as many bonus points as possible when you obtain a new rewards credit cards is a key part of a solid miles and points strategy. Several American Express Hilton credit cards are offering increased bonuses of up to 125,000 points for just one more week... The post Final Week: Earn Up To 125,000 Hilton Points With Increased Offers appeared first on Mommy Points.

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Barclays Arrival Premier Adds Aeroplan As Transfer Partner

In early April, the newBarclays Arrival Premier World Elite Mastercard(see terms) was introduced. This is a card that many people were excited about, though once it was introduced, some of the details were disappointing. The card has a 150 annual fee, and doesn‘t offer any sort of public welcome bonus at the moment (though it‘s rumored that we will see one soon), and you can‘t even upgrade from other Barclays products to this ca

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IHG Points & Cash Offer: 10% Off Cash Portion (Buy Points For 0.56 CPP)

IHG has announced a limited time discount on Points Cash reservations, offering a 10% discount on the cash portion of the rate. The Deal Book an IHG Points Cash rate and save 10% on the cash portion. Direct link to offer. Key Terms Book by June 24, 2018. For stays between June 24, 2018 to August 15, 2018. IHG Rewards Club members must be logged in to receive 10% savings. 10% discount is The post IHG Points Cash Offer: 10% Off Cash Portion (Buy

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Das Ende der Knigsklasse: SPG schliet die chinesischen Anbieter bei der Best Rate aus

SPG hat die Bedingungen der Best Rate verndert. Chinesische OTAs werden nun nicht mehr bercksichtigt ...

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Delta to Order 20 Bombardier CRJ-900, launches ATMOSPHRE cabin

Delta are adding more aircraft to their regional fleet, with an order for20Bombardier CRJ-900. Delta Bombardier CRJ-900 - Image, Bombardier. Whilst 20 CRJ‘s are normally not a lot to write about, this has something of intrest in terms of passenger experience - as it will launch the ATMOSPHRE cabin for CRJ Family regional jets. The [] The post Delta to Order 20 Bombardier CRJ-900, launches ATMOSPHRE cabin appeared first on Economy Class Bey

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Great Deal! Amazon 15 Credit With 50 Gift Card Purchase

Amazonhas a targeted offer for American Express customers. When you purchase a 50 Amazon gift card, you can score a 15 credit. If you have done a deal like this before, you may not be targeted but, it is definitely worth checking, here. I wasn‘t targeted were you? Gift Card must be purchased by June The post Great Deal! Amazon 15 Credit With 50 Gift Card Purchase appeared first on Points Miles Martinis.

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Pandora: Our First Impression of Avatar Flight of Passage And Na‘vi River Journey

Disney World has opened up an incredible new world at Animal Kingdom. Pandora: World of Avatar features Avatar Flight of Passage and Na‘vi River Journey. Here‘s our family‘s first impression of the new Avatar area. The post Pandora: Our First Impression of Avatar Flight of Passage And Na‘vi River Journey appeared first on Pizza In Motion.

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Air India Is Revamping Their Business Class

The Indian government set a deadline of June for Air India to be privatized. The airline is losing hundreds of millions of dollars per year, and there are no signs of that changing. After a lot of threats, the government has decided to extend the deadline, and won‘t in fact require the airline to be privatized this month (because clearly that‘s not going to happen). Instead they‘re going to try and improve the performance of the

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(Update: Still Going Strong!) Huge Targeted Amex Platinum 100K Offer Returns: How to Check If You‘re Eligible!

Check to see if you are targeted for a huge 100K sign-up bonus on the American Express Platinum card. This Amex Platinum 100KOffer is only for lucky targeted people but it only takes seconds to see if you are one of them. The post (Update: Still Going Strong!) Huge Targeted Amex Platinum 100K Offer Returns: How to Check If You‘re Eligible! appeared first on Miles to Memories.

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United Airlines Condemns Trump Immigration Policy, Echoing American Airlines

As in the NRA debate, sometimes airlines choose to wade into politicsor morality, depending upon how you view the issue. Just moments ago, United released a statement from CEO Oscar Munoz condemning the Trump Administration policy of separating minor children from parents who are interdicted while crossing the border illegally. Munoz asserts United is not [] The post United Airlines Condemns Trump Immigration Policy, Echoing American Airlines app

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American Airlines Tells Government Not To Transport Separated Children On Their Flights

Lately we‘re seeing more and more large companies take public stands on social issues. This comes in many forms, from supporting LGBT rights, to standing up against the NRA. In the past things like this were taboo, though it seems like that‘s slowly changing. With the current crisis we‘re seeing at our borders with children being separated from their parents, it looks like we‘re now seeing the first airline take a stand. A

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American Airlines Comes Out Against Separating Children and Families at the Border

Recently, social media reports indicated that American Airlines was flying a group of immigrant children away from a border state in the middle of the night. However, American Airlines has now come out with a public statement they do not wish to transport children who have been taken from their families as a result of the current immigration policies... The post American Airlines Comes Out Against Separating Children and Families at the Border ap

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