Travelling the World
Free 1k Club Carlson points for Paperless option

Until 28th April, select members of the Club Carlson programme are eligible to earn 1k bonus Club Carlson points for going paperless. This includes the printed Club... Read More

The Forward Cabin
The Worst Changes In The Latest IHG Award Chart

As you probably are aware by now, IHG has made several changes to their award chart, with many hotels both increasing and decreasing in redemption value. In an email... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Your Airplane! Quoting May Be Limited in the Future

I have some sad news to report--Netflix is planning on removing Airplane! from its list of avaliabile movies as of May 1st.  Leaving Netflix? What is it?!... Read More

Points with a Crew
IHG Category changes – analysis and a map!

Yesterday I posted the list of all of the IHG hotels th […] Read More

The Jetsetter's Homestead
Hacking the Valet? Why I Will From Now On….

Ten dollars. Ten lousy dollars. That’s the margin by which I feel that the valet at the Crescent Hotel in Dallas (a Rosewood luxury property) decided to draw a... Read More

The Forward Cabin
Should flight attendants eat First Class food onboard their flight?

I’ve seen this occur more than once, and to be honest, I’ve brushed it off until tonight as I make my way to Chicago, and the on to Denver for the weekend.... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Geek Priest’s Analysis of the Star Wars Trailer

Earlier, I posted a video of a priest reacting to seeing the Star Wars trailer for the first time. He also posted a video (after he watched the trailer “a hundred... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Touch that! Don’t touch that! The TSA’s inconsistencies

As a frequent traveler, I frequently get yelled at by the TSA.  And I’m frequently doing whatever they yelled at me to do the last time. I used to opt out... Read More

Travelling the World
So.. the minimum check-in age is 21…

F#$K! Yesterday I posted about how I booked a two-night stay at the Park Hyatt in New York in a couple of weeks. Well, there wasn’t a problem booking the hotel... Read More

Will Run For Miles
Wingtips Lounge – JFK Airport

The Wingtips Lounge is located at Terminal 4 at JFK, just past security.  It serves many airlines and is also a Priority Pass Lounge.  I have been there a... Read More

ThePointsOfLife
Western Conference Playoffs Predictions

I have to write this post before the 3 month NBA playoffs are over and my predictions come true without documentation. The Spurs battled back against the Clippers to tie... Read More

Points with a Crew
List of IHG hotel point changes released!

IHG announced last week that they were making some chan […] Read More

Muslim Travel Girl
Where to take my mum on holidays?

I am taking my mum on a surprise trip in May…but I have a problem. This trip is really a surprise not only for her but also me. I have no idea where to take her.... Read More

Le Chic Geek
From Tiff: Am I a Jerk or Do I Have the Right to My Own Seat?

I fly on Spirit Airlines a lot. I am short. Our kids are still young. My husband flies on them too, and while it’s not the most comfortable flight for him,... Read More

The Forward Cabin
How to Get an Uber at Airports That Don’t Allow Pickup

It’s long been known that certain airports have restrictions on whether Uber drivers can pickup passengers. The biggest airports for these restrictions include... Read More

Will Run For Miles
Winners of 5 Gogo Passes Announced

Thank you for those who participated in the giveaway for 5 Gogo Inflight Wi-fi passes! The 5 winners were chosen using random.org. The winners are: JRG, who likes to... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Mysterious Illness that Grounded Flight Somewhat Explained

I wrote yesterday about a flight that landed after many passengers got ill.  The strange part was that it dropped suddenly when it landed. CNN reports that some... Read More

Le Chic Geek
How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love American Airlines

I’ve only been a US Airways elite in the past, and I was really nervous with the merger. Although the US Airways’ first class product is not quite as nice... Read More

Le Chic Geek
TSA’s Notification Card Means Nothing

TSA has a notification card for people with disabilities so they can “discreetly communicate information about their needs to an officer’. This does not... Read More

Points with a Crew
Impending British Airways devaluation this week! Here’s what you DO and DO NOT need to do

Impending British Airways devaluation! Here are the flights that you DO and DO NOT need to book this week before the devaluation hits on April 28th! Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Sydney 2014: Qantas First Class A380 LAX to MEL (QF 94)

QF 94 Los Angeles (LAX) to Melbourne (MEL) Depart: 11:30pm Arrive: 8:20am +2 days Duration: 15h 50m Aircraft: A380 (Phyllis Arnott) Seat: 2A After leaving the new... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Will Flights Eventually Travel at Star Trek Speeds?

It appears NASA may have accidentally created a Warp Field. NASA was working on a high-tech thruster and when they sent some beams through, some traveled faster... Read More

The Forward Cabin
Friday Funny: Flights for 50p

A hilarious look at cheap flights, extra fees and the disasters of flight from this Irish trio. Enjoy! Post by Karen Brown. The post Friday Funny: Flights for 50p... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
Delta’s surprisingly hilarious safety video

Delta has stepped up their humor game in a wonderful and surprising in-flight safety video. The post Delta’s surprisingly hilarious safety video appeared first on... Read More

The Reward Boss
My Interview At MillionMileSecrets: “Pick a Place, Then Figure Out How to Get There…for FREE!”

I was recently interviewed by Daraius from MillionMileSecrets.com. Daraius (you may recognize him by his bowtie) is a miles and points expert and he blogs... Read More

Le Chic Geek
This Priest’s Reaction to the Star Wars Trailer Made My Day

I honestly wished I had this guy with me the first time I saw the Star Wars Trailer.  And for the record, YES, I did tear up when I saw it.  And YES, I did... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Great Read for in the Air: The Elegance of the Hedgehog

In addition to playing video games on airplanes, I also read a lot.  And I sometimes come across books that really strike me. This is one of them. I just finished... Read More

Le Chic Geek
United Website Glitching on Same Day Change

United has a policy where you can same day change for a fee within 24 hours of your flight.  This fee is waived if you are an elite of gold status or higher.  ... Read More

Muslim Travel Girl
Navigating an Uber driver to the unknown

I love Uber and I have said it many times. I like the fact that I can travel and have something familiar as a method of transportation so I don’t have to worry... Read More