New Miles to Go Episode! All About Marriott/SPG & Alliance Partner Award Booking


This week Ed is joined by Gary Leff from View from the Wing for a deep dive on the most asked questions about the changes to Marriott and SPG’s new program – there’s so much that we couldn’t get to it all! Summer Hull from Mommy Points is back to talk about how to get to Europe in business class MUCH cheaper.

Dirt Cheap Flights To Europe, New Routes And How To Get Your Miles Quicker From Credit Card Spend

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn’t have time to write about  in length.  Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others.   This is your shortcut to find out what’s going on in the travel world without having to read dozens of travel blogs to get all the best info.

Cheap Flights To Hawaii, Emirates Takes Over Longest Flight Honors. The Best of the Rest For August 13, 2015

Today’s Best of the Rest includes cheap fares to Hawaii, Florida and California and a solid European fare sale from Norwegian and a smattering of Delta news…..

Video Series On The Transformation Of An Airline Cabin

While I love to explore new destinations, part of why I love to travel is the voyage.  I’m an aviation geek and I have more than an idle curiosity about all things plane-related.  When David H sent me a link to a video series that Scandinavian Airlines put together on their new flight products, I was intrigued.  As a guy who craves a comfortable seat a bit more than the average bear, I enjoyed the breakdown of their new A330 cabin the most, so I included that video below.   There […]

81 Hours To Europe: Wrapping Up. Should I Do It Again?

Previous posts: A Running Start At Oslo And Copenhagen A Ride On The New 777-300ER From JFK To LHR A Running Start At Oslo And Copenhagen My First Spin Through T5 At London Heathrow Flight To Oslo Radisson Blu Plaza Oslo The NordicDO Flights A Quick Stop At The Radisson Blu Copenhagen Copenhangen To London, Trying For An Earlier Flight Copenhagen SAS And Contract Lounges, And A Surprise Upgrade LHR-JFK, Awake on American Airlines’ New 777-300ER Some quick stats on my trip: 10,591 miles flown (this includes an estimate of […]