Griffen Gate Marriott Presidential Suite, Lexington Kentucky

After spending a month at the Griffin Gate Marriott in Lexington, Kentucky I was more than ready to head back to the west coast.However, during my last few days in Kentucky, my boss came back into town and was upgraded to the Presidential Suite during his stay. Since we didn't have a work space in ...

American Airlines Giveaway: You Chance at a Share of 3,210,000 miles

To celebrate the new A321 that will be gracing the skies between New York, JFK, Los Angeles and San Francisco starting in 2014, American Airlines is giving away 25,000 miles to a number of registered AAdvantage miles members who like the American Airlines facebook page. To register, all you have to ...

Birthday Gifts

Each year around my birthday I get a number of phone calls and cards from friends and family members, but this year I received birthday wishes from a couple of companies that I am not used to hearing from. I wanted to share these wishes and gifts with you, so you all can receive the same benefits ...

25% Bonus on American Express Membership Reward Transfer to Emirates

American Express and Gulf carrier Emirates have entered into a new partnership which allows American Express Membership Reward points to be transferred into Emirates Skyward accounts. The new partnership allows for transfers to happen instantaneously in 1,000 point increments free of charge. Points ...

DOJ Approves US/AA Merger

Today is sad day for many American and US Airway flyers as the DOJ has dropped their objection to the US/AA merger and has approved the merger that will create the #NewAmerican and leave the Star Alliance with one less carrier as long as the U.S. Bankruptcy court agrees with the term of the ...
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Pay to Boost your American Airline Elite Status for 2014

As the year comes to an end, AA is letting people pay to boost their status to the next level for a fee depending on the number of elite miles currently earned in their AA account. If you are within 5,000- 9,999 miles of Elite status you can Boost your status for a fee. The costs increases from a ...

40% off 2nd night at some SPG hotels

This winter, now until Feb. 28, 2014, if you stay 2 or more nights at participating Four Points, Aloft, or Element Hotels across the United States and Canada you can save 40% off the second night by booking and paying for your hotel with any MasterCard! All you have to do is book your travel online ...

Double MQM & RDM on Delta's New Route From Seattle

As Delta and Alaska fight over the west coast, Delta is trying to lure more people onto Delta's airplane by offering unlimited double miles on all new North-South routes from Seattle. Double miles will be earned at 200% miles flown instead of the normal 100% and will count towards both elite status ...
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Delta Expands even FURTHER in Seattle, Alaska Watch out!

Delta is not playing nice with their codeshare partner Alaska Airline and they are proving they are serious about turning Seattle into more than just a gateway to Asia, but instead as a major focal city. Today, Delta announced three new routes from Seattle including flights to Portland, ...
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And The Winners are...

Thank you to everyone who commented and took part in my giveway of 300 points towards National's One, Two, Free promotion. I have used random.org to select two lucky winners and the winners are DWH & Denise.

You will both be contacted shortly about the winnings and how to have the 300 points deposited in your emerald club account!

Thank you to everyone who took part!

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LAST DAY: National Car Rental Giveaway

Last week I wrote about a promotion where I have teamed up with National Rental Car to give away 300 points or the equivalant of 1/2 the credits needed towards a free car rental day to promote and celebrate the One, Two, FREE promotion. TODAY is the LAST day to win one of the two prizes of 300 ...

Virgin America New In-flight Safety Dance & 20% Off Flights

Air New Zealand watch out! Virgin America has teamed up with what I'd call America's best dance crew and created what I would say is the most creative in-flight safety video of 2013. Buckle Up To Get Down, the Pop and Lock, or the #VXSafetyDance attempts to grab passengers attention ...
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Alaska Now Makes Check-In Cut Off 40 Minutes

Travelers beware!! Starting 10/30/213, Alaska Airline is requiring passengers to check in 40 minutes before departure. This is 10 minutes earlier than the previous 30 minute policy for domesitc flights and 60 minutes for international. This change affects  travelers who are checking bags ...

Give away: National Car Rental 1, 2, FREE Promotion - WIN 300 Points!

National Car Rental is back again this year with their “1, 2, FREE” promotion and is giving travelers the possibility to earn a free rental day after two car rentals or after earning 600 points. To earn a free rental day, just rent a midsize or larger vehicle for two days or longer twice ...
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50,000 Lufthansa Miles & More Card is Back

This deal  is expired. Sign up bonus is now 20,000 miles
 
The Lufthansa’s Miles & More Card is back for a limited time, offering 20,000 miles to new card holders after their first transaction.  Although the spending minimum is slightly high, the miles are valuable ...

Delta Offers Double Miles on Select Routes from Seattle for 1 year!

The fight for Seattle is heating up and Delta is not holding back when it comes to advertising and luring customers away from Alaska and onto their metal on their three new routes from Seattle.  Now until October 31, 2014 (For over 1 year!), Delta Skymiles member can earn DOUBLE redeemable ...

Air France Lounge Frankfurt Airport Schengen Flights

During a lengthy flight delay from Frankfurt to Rome on Alitalia I had plenty of time to kick back and relax in the Air France Lounge. The lounge is a decent size lounge for the few number of flights the Sky Team offers from Frankfurt to other schengen countries and offers plenty of room for ...

Alitalia Business Class Frankfurt to Rome

After a fantastic five weeks traveling Europe, it was time to return to the states. I was traveling on a Delta award ticket and I had redeemed 100,000 miles to fly business class to and from Europe. My return flight was on Alitalia from Frankfurt via Rome and onwards to LAX. Upon arriving at ...
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