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Blog Post Archive

Nothing Expected in Luxembourg….

Day 1:: Luxembourg After a 9 hour flight from Chicago I landed in London Heathrow, it was only 5:55am local time and my connecting flight was not until 8:20am.  At least it would look like a very decent amount of time to connect considering I didn’t have any checked bags and had my boarding pass ready. Show More Summary

Surprising: New Delta Amex Blue open to #DeltaAmexPerks rewards!

Surprising: New Delta Amex Blue open to #DeltaAmexPerks rewards! Continue reading ? The post Surprising: New Delta Amex Blue open to #DeltaAmexPerks rewards! appeared first on Renés Points.

British Airways Is Adding Flights To The Seychelles In 2018

It's not especially easy to get to the Seychelles, so this is an exciting development for anyone looking to fly from Europe to the Seychelles, or from the US to Seychelles in one stop. British Airways is adding 2x weekly flights between London Heathrow and Seychelles International Airport as of March 24, 2018. Show More Summary

Earn up to $200 with your First Discover Online Savings Account

Discover Bank is once again offering a signup bonus for their online savings account. This offer doesn’t appear to be targeted and should be available to anyone who has never had a Discover Savings account.

Wells Fargo Go Far Rewards Program Changes (Effective October 7)

Good morning everyone.  Yesterday, I received a letter from Wells Fargo about upcoming changes to the Wells Fargo Go Far Rewards Program, effective October 7.  The letter was dated on September 11, so Wells Fargo gave us less than a month notice about the upcoming changes. Show More Summary

New TripIt Feature Uses iMessage For Keeping People Up-To-Date

A new TripIt feature is now available on iOS devices that will make it easier than ever to keep people in the look on travel plans! Set it and forget it, TripIt’s way of helping your travels. The post New TripIt Feature Uses iMessage For Keeping People Up-To-Date appeared first on Running with Miles.

Qatar Airways 40% off sale + another 10% off

Qatar Airways Global Travel Boutique is offering some straight 40% off deals on Economy and Business Class fares. Today is the last day. And there is a mystery code inside to add another 10% off. Check it out. The post Qatar Airways 40% off sale + another 10% off appeared first on Live from a Lounge.

FINALLY: China Is Lifting Their Ban On Using Smartphones In-Flight

As I've written about in the past, one of the most annoying aviation policies (at least as a passenger) is that you're not allowed to use smartphones or tablets on Chinese airlines, whether you're on the ground and the door is open, or you're in the air. Show More Summary

Dominica Suffers From Widespread Devastation From Direct Hit by Hurricane Maria

When landfall of Hurricane Maria occurred on the eastern coast of Dominica at 9:15 in the evening last night, maximum sustained winds of 160 miles per hour buffeted the small island nation. Fears that Dominica suffered a similar fate...Show More Summary

Brussels Airlines: An Example Of A European Airline Successfully Adapting

Europe is one of the easiest places to get around by airplane. Flights are insanely cheap, sometimes to the point that they're cheaper than a Subway sandwich. Last year I got a $9 roundtrip ticket from Gothenburg to London Stansted with Ryanair. Given the increased competition, traditional airlines are adopting low-cost models. Show More Summary

Irma’s toll: A friend lost

I knew that eventually the wake of Hurricane Irma would have a personal impact. The past couple weeks have mostly been waiting for the news to trickle in from the islands, wondering just how bad it would be. The post Irma’s toll: A friend lost appeared first on Wandering Aramean.

Today Only: WTSO’s Online Wine Sale $8.99-$18.99

Wines Til Sold Out, one of my favorite stores for getting great online deals on wine, is having their Cheapskate Marathon today! Bottles will be sold for $8.99-$18.99, typically at a 50-70% discount, now through midnight. Great prices are only one reason I love WTSO. They source highly rated wines from all over the world, […]

What Is Happening With Ryanair Flight Cancellations?

A problem with pilot rosters is causing flight cancellations at Ryanair over the next six weeks. It is reported that around 400,000 customers are going to be affected. This is less than 2% of the Ryanair flight schedule and is estimated to cost the airline under €25 million. Coverage in the news about this is […]

British Airways launches Seychelles Route

It seems the British Airways rumour mill has been especially leaky recently, with the confirmation that the airline is to launch a route between London and The Seychelles. British Airways Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner at London Heathrow –Show More Summary

Hit and Run: My Car Was Damaged in Hotel Parking Lot

I spent a few nights at the Hyatt Carmel Highlands last week and came home with an unexpected souvenir…a damaged front bumper. What do you do when your car gets damaged at a hotel? Of course the immediate answer is to call your insurance company. Show More Summary

Confirmed – BA returns to the Seychelles

As suspected, BA returns to the Seychelles in 2018 - flying twice per week. The post Confirmed – BA returns to the Seychelles appeared first on Miles from Blighty.

Icelandic Madness as Icelandair DFW Service Announced

It seemed like only yesterday that Icelandic low-cost carrier WOW Air announced plans to serve DFW International Airport.  Well, maybe not yesterday, but it’s only been a couple of weeks.  Fresh on the heels of that announcement, Metroplex...Show More Summary

Is it a keeper? My take on BOA’s new Premium Rewards Card

Bank of America’s new card was originally expected to be an ultra-premium card.  Rumors were that it would compete in the $450 / $550 space with the Chase Sapphire Reserve, Amex Platinum, Citi Prestige, US Bank Altitude Reserve, etc. ...Show More Summary

Ryanair: We messed up (updated timetables live)

Well it seems that Ryanair has formally admitted it messed up its pilot holidays – with the airline confirming it will cancel up to 50 flights a day. One of these  thing is a plane – the other is a set of omnishambles. I’ll let you decide...Show More Summary

Qatar Business Oslo / Stockholm – Auckland (Return): 2283 Euro

Der Qatar Business Klassiker von Oslo bzw. Stockholm nach Auckland ist zurück. Um 2 283 Euro geht es in der Business nach Auckland...

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