JetBlue Promotion - High Five for 5000 TrueBlue Points

JetBlue is kicking off 2013 with a true #DoubleWideDelight by giving away 5000 bonus TrueBlue Points to ALL members who fly three roundtrips on JetBlue in 2013! All TrueBlue members are eligible and all you have to do is book three roundtrip tickets and fly before the end of 2013! The best part is, ...

2013 FlyerTalk Awards: Voting Is Open

The 2013 FlyerTalk Awards has kicked off their second year and voting has officially began! It’s the time when the world’s most loyal and talked about flying community comes together to vote for the world’s best of the best; recognizing Airlines, Hotels, and Car Rental  Reward ...
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Virgin America Launches LAX- LAS

If you’re an LA based flyer and you’re like me, weekends in Vegas just got cheaper thanks to ANOTHER airline entering the LAX-LAS market. For years, Southwest, Northwest (Now Delta), US Airways, American, and United have flown the 34 minutes between the two cities, shaving over 2.5-4 ...
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Delta's new Skymile Program includes Medallion Qualifying Dollars

If you have not heard the rumors on FlyerTalk and Milepoint, then don’t worry, you didn’t miss much. Yet, some of those rumors came true today, when Delta officially announced their new requirements for Elite Status for the Skymiles 2015 program year. Delta is NOT moving to a ...
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Getting Away on Miles: Thai Airways Business Class Bangkok to Phuket

Two days in Bangkok was not enough time to experience the city for everything its worth, but it was enough time to show my partner around and then get away before things went sour or get out of hand. Despite not having time to show my partner everything Bangkok has to offer (I’ve been there at ...
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$40 Voucher for Transiting in Singapore

Singapore Airlines and their regional subsidy, Silk Air, is trying hard to compete with their South East Asia competitors and discount carriers and are now offering passengers connecting in Singapore a free $40 voucher to be spent at almost any shop within Changi International Airport. The Changi ...
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Getting Away on Miles: Thai Airways Business Class Seoul to Bangkok

After a day stopover in Seoul, it was time to continue on to Bangkok. My travel companion and I had not received our boarding pass from Asiana in Manila, so we headed to the check-in counter in Seoul. It was about 3.5 hours before our flight, but with several flights departing from Seoul, the Thai ...

Hotel Review: Amantra Resort & Spa Koh Lanta, Thailand


The Amantra Resort and Spa, located on the longest and one of the most beautiful beaches on the more remote and laid back island of Koh Lanta Yai, is the perfect place for couples or families to escape to when seeking out a moderately priced resort in Thailand. Located directly on the beach, ...

Earn AAdvantage Miles on Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways is busy getting ready to join the OneWorld Alliance with an entry date penciled in for late summer 2013. As the airline prepares to start cooperating with the 11 member alliance, there are a number of steps and hurdles the airline must overcome before completely integrating into the ...
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Delta Adds New Domestic Routes This Spring

Last week, Delta announced they would fill some holes in their network by adding thrice-daily service between Los Angeles International Airport and Seattle-Tacoma International starting this spring along with new LAX-Nashville service and they will reinstate Raleigh-Durham to Tampa service. The ...
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Getting Away on Miles: Asiana Boarding Gate Lounge

The Asiana Boarding Gate Club is located in the satellite terminal that is served by most airlines serving Seoul Incheon Airport except for Korean Air and Asiana. Although Asiana flights fly to and from the main terminal, Asiana still maintains a smaller club for their Star Alliance Partners, known ...
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Getting Away on Miles: Asiana Business Class Lounge Seoul

After a very short and comfortable late night flight from Manila to Seoul on Asiana Airlines, my travel companion and myself arrived at the Incheon International Airport slightly rested (we both napped for about an hour of the 3.5 hr flight). Being that it was only 5am, it was still too early to ...

Getting Away on Miles: Asiana Business Class Manila to Seoul

My travel companion already wrote an excellent article that described our flight from Manila to Seoul on Asiana in Business Class. Although he did a wonderful job, it was his first flight in Business class and definitely looked at things differently than a more seasoned flyer would, therefore I ...
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Use Turbo Tax & Earn 1000 SWA Rapid Rewards Points

It’s that time of year again and although no one wants to think about it, it’s time to start collecting W2s, 1099s, and everything else so we can all start doing our taxes by the April 15th deadline. Although taxes aren’t something fun, Southwest Airlines has teamed up with Turbo ...