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Free flights for booking hotels

Booking Hotels can earn you miles. Those miles can be used to redeem free flights. Simple like that. Here is how to earn boatloads of miles for free …

Jet Airways

GUT: Singapore Airlines Lounge Delhi International

Review der Singapore Business Lounge in Delhi International …<p>Nach einem sehr kurzen Aufenthalt in der Air India Lounge (Review) am Delhi …

Indien

Boeing holds off on 797 decision

Boeing holds of on 797 decision<p>Boeing has elected to hold off until next year to announce whether they’ll build the 797.<p>Boeing Chief Executive, …

Aviation

WILD: Air India Lounge Delhi International

Review der Air India Lounge im Delhi International Airport …<p>Bei indischen Airports ist es doch ratsam, ein wenig früher am Flughafen zu erscheinen. …

Indien

Die Rajpath Promenade in Neu-Delhi

Die Rajpath Straße muss man mal gegangen sein …<p>Anfang des 20. Jh.s haben die Briten die Hauptstadt Indiens bekanntlich von Kalkutta nach Delhi …

Indien

Back to School American Airlines AAdvantage Shopping Portal Bonus

Back to School offers run from 7/16-7/26/18<p>2 Tier Bonus<p>500 miles for $150 or more in spend<br>• 1,500 miles for $350 or more in spend<p>Qualifying purchases …

American Airlines

Hotel Review: Six Senses Duxton (Duxton Duplex Suite) - Luxury Hotel with Sustainability Focus

Hospitality

Live and Let’s Fly Weekend Digest: July 15, 2018

As the weeks fly by, I hope you are having a wonderful summer. It has been a quiet week in the world of aviation. But over the last week, we’ve seen …

digest

TSA Agents Immune From Being Sued Regarding Allegations of Abuse

When Nadine Pellegrino was arrested in 2006 after a physical confrontation with agents of the Transportation Security Administration at Philadelphia …

TSA

Buy a $5 Kindle Book, Get $10 to Spend on Any Book During Amazon Prime Day

Amazon is offering a sweet promotion for those who purchase Kindle books. Unfortunately though this promotion ends <b>TONIGHT, July 15th,</b> so make sure to …

Shopping

Get up to S$30 Cashback with Apple Pay using Standard Chartered Credit Cards

Apple Pay

“Plane Bae” Story Takes A Turn For The Worse…

On July 2 a cute-seeming story went viral, as someone named Rosey Blair live Tweeted what happened on her Alaska Airlines flight from New York to …

Social Media

5000 United Miles Booking Bonus: Book a Trip and Get a Friend to Do So for 5000 Miles

Through August 1 the ETA app is offering 5000 United miles.ETA says their competitive advantage is quickly helping you figure out the trip that’s …

Air Travel

Qatar Airways Restricts A380 First Class Awards

While Qatar Airways has an excellent business class product throughout their fleet, they have very few planes with first class. The only planes to …

Qatar Airways

Amex Downgrades Amex Offers, 100K Sign Up Bonus, Earn 5x UR on Most Purchases and More!!!

Miles to Memories Recap<p>Welcome to the weekly “Best of” Miles to Memories recap series. Here you will find links to all of the still relevant posts …

Credit Cards

Woman's Inflight Romance Live Tweeted, Now She's Bitter and Cabinet Secretary's Spend Flying Private

American Airlines employee fired for giving her buddy passes to another employee on leave who needed to visit her husband, a corrections officer who …

Air New Zealand

Would You Rather: Hotel Maid Service or Bonus Points? - Points Miles & Martinis

<i>Would You Rather is our newest series, where we ask readers a question, and you can either comment in the section below or on social media with your</i> …

Social Media

My Favorite Use Of A Hyatt Category 4 Free Night Certificate

If you’re a Hyatt loyalist with their co-branded credit card, then chances are that you receive a fair number of Category 1-4 free night …

Hospitality

Why Get Business Platinum Card? - Points Miles & Martinis

Both <b>The Business Platinum® Card from American Express OPEN</b> and <b>The Platinum Card® from American Express</b> offer phenomenal lounge access benefits, …

Platinum Card

Picture of the Week: Lake Crescent Long Exposure

<i>[note: links below may take you to affiliate partners who pay me a small commission should you make a purchase, thanks for your support!]</i><p>I was in …

Landscape Photography

Book JetBlue Flights Through April 2019!

JetBlue just extended their schedule to allow you to book flights through <b>April 30, 2019.</b> While most larger airlines allow you to book travel 330 days …

Flying

Airplane Art – Oman Air Airbus A330 taxing at London Heathrow Airport

It’s Sunday again, so it must be time for some more airplane art. This week, taxing to the gate at London Heathrow Airport is a Oman Air Airbus A330 …

Heathrow

The Problem with Delta's Mileage Upgrade Award Option

Delta’s Upgrade Options with Miles<p>For the most part, I like Delta. Recently, I looked into Delta’s upgrade options for an upcoming trip. Delta offers …

airlines

Delta Award Tickets From 11K Miles RT - Points Miles & Martinis

• Purchase By July 18th<br>• Travel September 7 – November 15, 2018<br>• Main Cabin Award Tickets on select flights within the continental U.S. 48 and between the …

Frequent-flyer Programs

The New Hyatt Visa is a Gorgeous Card – But It’s Made of the Wrong Material

World of Hyatt Credit CardI’ve got my new Hyatt credit card and it’s great. On first glance it appears to be a brushed metal. I think that the card’s …

Hyatt

AA Amenity Kit Giveaway winner announced!

<i>Many of the listings that appear on MonkeyMiles are from companies which we receive compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products</i> …

American Airlines

The Downside of Airbnb's Split Payments Service When Booking Group Stays

The Downside of Airbnb’s Split Payments Service<p>As you probably know I am not a big Airbnb user, since I try to avoid paying as much as possible for …

airbnb's

CLEAR Should Follow Priority Pass' Lead - Live and Let's Fly

<i>CLEAR is a membership service that vets members to provide expedited security lines at airports and event centers. They have had limited growth, but</i> …

Flying

What The World Cup Can Teach Us About Points and Miles - Column

Last week I was out running errands with a friend. He had his son with him and while we ran around town his son, Elliot, was watching the World Cup …

Hospitality

Emirates Opens Beautiful New Lounge At Cairo Airport

I travel through Cairo Airport more often than I should, thanks to the very reasonable paid first and business class fares available from the …

Cairo