Travel Blawg
Take White House Photos, But Leave Drones At Home

While the White House eased its long running ban on photography, the FAA reminds us that drones remain forbidden in Washington, D.C. The post Take White House Photos,... Read More

Review: Fairmont Golf Course: Anaconda, MT

TPOL is entering unchartered waters with the debut of the Golf Reviews’ first post. It starts with the Fairmont Golf Course which is part of the terrible Fairmont... Read More

Points with a Crew
Why you no longer want to apply for the Barclay Arrival card

Barclays just announced sweeping changes to their Arrival and Arrival+ cards -here's why you probably don't want to apply for either card anymore Read More

Le Chic Geek
Get a Private Charter Plane on the 4th for $4

In an effort to stir up some publicity for their chartered plane service, JetSuite will be releasing random flight charters for $4 for travel on July 4th.  These... Read More

Muslim Travel Girl
KLM Promo Awards Book now for September and October travel

The new KLM promo awards are here. This month however they are not as exciting as usual, I guess this is the busy period for them or a sign that the economy is getting... Read More

The Forward Cabin
A Few Tricks to Selecting a Better Economy Class Seat

I realize that many people who read this blog are focussed on finding a decent place to sit in the rear of the cabin, both frequent flyers and newbies alike.... Read More

Points with a Crew
Chicago Union Station Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge

Review of the Chicago Union Station Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge - what kind of food, baggage checking and wi-fi are in the lounge and how to.. Read More

Muslim Travel Girl
Your (almost) Free First Trip on Points An Example For Newbies

(This is a step by step guide for newbies to the hobby of miles and points. It is not applicable to all but I know it will help some.) I know some of the things, if you... Read More

Out and Out
Targeted Citi AA Cardholders: 2X Miles in Bonus Categories / 10X Miles with Apple Pay

Just saw this and wanted to put it up. Keep an eye on your mailbox. It seems Citi is targeting American Airlines credit card holders for bonus offers: Here are the... Read More

Out and Out
SmarterBucks & Radius Bank Unlimited 1% Cash Back Toward Student Loan Debt

In my exploration of new MS techniques, I stumbled across something else that could be potentially useful for some. I’ve written about the whole PayPal debit... Read More

Le Chic Geek
DC’s Matchbox Now Has a Happy Hour and It’s Amazing

I’ve been a huge fan of the Matchbox restaurants in DC and going there has been an exception to my usual “happy hour” rule. But today was the official... Read More

Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, A Case of Trademark Infringement

As part of the inauguration of the Golf Review section, I stayed at the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort in Anaconda, Montana. The name says Fairmont but that’s where... Read More

The Travel Sisters
Chase Freedom 2015 Third Quarter 5% Bonus Categories

Today is the first day of a new quarter and a new set of 5% bonus categories for the Chase Freedom card (one of my favorite credit cards). This quarter (July 1, 2015-... Read More

Points with a Crew
Starwood limited-time airline mile 50% bonus

From now through August 7th, you can get a 50% bonus in transferring 20,000 Starwood SPG points to 30,000 American Airlines AAdvantage miles Read More

Muslim Travel Girl
Step by Step Guide: How to Transfer Amex Points to Airlines

So I really waned to make a video tutorial but unfortunately I couldn’t find a way to hide sensitive information, therefore I made it as a guide. It is a... Read More

Travelling the World
Lufthansa First Class B747 Seattle to Frankfurt

Flying Lufthansa First Class to Europe – Introduction Lufthansa 491 Seattle (SEA) – Frankfurt (FRA) Boeing 747-400 25 June 2015 The Lufthansa personal... Read More

Le Chic Geek
The Way US Airway’s Companion Certificate Can Complicate Things

I’m still a huge fan of US Airways’ upgrade process and I don’t want to see it go anywhere. One of the best things about the upgrade process is that as... Read More

The Winglet
JetBlue now charges $25 for checked bags

JetBlue now charges $25 for checked bags Prior to yesterday, Southwest Airlines and JetBlue were the only two U.S.-based airlines to waive checked baggage fees. If you... Read More

Points with a Crew
Chase Freedom 2015 categories: Q3 edition

With a new quarter, it's time to activate your 5% bonus for the Chase Freedom 2015 categories Q3 - find out how to activate and what the bonus categories are Read More

Travel Blawg
FAA’s (Lazy) Reminder: Don’t Fly With Fireworks

Flying with fireworks? That's a NO. The TSA and FAA want passengers to leave the fireworks at home, or up to the professionals! The post FAA’s (Lazy) Reminder:... Read More

The Winglet
Key West officials to arrest Uber drivers as of today

Key West officials to arrest Uber drivers as of today Key West city officials have threatened to arrest Uber drivers beginning today, July 1, 2015.  Uber claims... Read More

The Forward Cabin
The Secret to Finding Low Level SkyMiles Availability is on Aeroflot

Finding low level awards using Delta SkyMiles can be very tricky, especially in a premium cabin. Delta has removed their award charts off of their website, so you... Read More

Will Run For Miles
NYC – Taste of the Terminal Event – Grand Central – Wednesdays in July

New York City is a fun place to visit or live in the summertime. There are always concerts in parks, street fairs and other special events, and many of them are free.... Read More

Points with a Crew
Why we’re a 2 (rental) car family

Renting a car for a family of 8 can be challenging if not impossible. Here's 3 reasons why we're a 2 (rental) car family Read More

Frequent Flyer University
Why You Should Always Check When Booking Airfare

For those of you that have been trying to book AA saver awards from smaller markets or saw Gary’s post on the topic, you are aware that AA seems to be... Read More

Award Wallet Balance: 2,000,000+

Well I got 100k from hitting the 10k spend on the Amex Platinum. That sent my Award Wallet balance to over 2 million. Perhaps I should be more concerned with why my bank... Read More

Will Run For Miles
Lonely Planet Digital Chapters Only $1 – 48 Hour Sale

For 48 hours, all Lonely Planet digital chapters are just a $1 with code. The post Lonely Planet Digital Chapters Only $1 – 48 Hour Sale appeared first on Will... Read More

The Reward Boss
Hotel Review: Sheraton Eatontown Hotel – Near NJ Beaches

Sheraton Eatontown Hotel – Close To Jersey Shore Beaches We were looking for a short beach getaway and found the Sheraton Eatontown Hotel in Eatontown, NJ.... Read More

Will Run For Miles
12-5 Today: Free Starbucks Iced Coffee Delivered by Lyft

Today, June 30, Lyft  has teamed up with Starbucks and Flavorpill to give the ultimate afternoon uplift: free Starbucks, delivered. Get a free pack of... Read More