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El Al Matmid Promo: Save Up To 50% Off Coach And Business Class Awards; Matmid Award Chart Roundup And Upcoming Devaluation

El Al is offering discounted coach and business class award tickets to select cities that can be found in Hebrew here. El Al offers 2 award...

Fly On United’s Final 747 Flight

Update, 4:20pm: This flight is now sold out! United is retiring their iconic 747, known as the Queen of the Skies. The final flight will...

Get A 40% Bonus When You Transfer AMEX Points Into Avios

Update: Today is the final day for this transfer bonus!

Buy $300 In Mastercard Gift Cards From Staples This Week And Get A Free $15 Staples Gift Card Via Easy Rebate

If you buy $300+ in Mastercard gift cards from Staples between 9/17 and 9/23 you can send in an Easy Rebate online to get...

Bumping Vulnerable Passengers Or Passengers At Their Connection City Has Got To Stop. Should Common Sense Be Regulated?

Last week I shared the story of Iberia bumping 3 minors off a flight from Madrid to Tel Aviv. They were dropped off in...

Delta Flash Sale: Fly To Alaska For 10K Miles Or Hawaii For 17.5K Miles Each Way!

Delta Flash Sale: Fly To Alaska For 10K Miles Or Hawaii For 17.5K Miles Each Way Purchase by 9/14/17 Travel between 1/8/18/-3/23/18 Use Delta.com's...

16 Years After 9/11, One Airport Opens Up The Airside Terminal For Non-Passengers

I loved visiting the airport as a kid. Watching planes taking off so gracefully always amazed me. Being able to leisurely stroll around without running...

Ends Tonight: Hilton Southeast Asia Resorts Flash Sale

Ends Tonight
Conrad Koh Samui   Related post: Hilton American Express 100,000 Point Signup Bonus + A Free Night And 75K Limited Time Offers Hilton Southeast Asia Resorts Flash...

Nightmare In Spain: Iberia Airlines Strands 3 Children

Inside their Madrid hotel room, a 17 year old girl stays up, keeping an eye out for her younger siblings... Update: Iberia's Twitter team sent...

The Sheraton Iguazu Falls Will Leave SPG Later This Month

Iguazu Falls is one of my favorite places on Earth. I wrote about it last year in this trip report. As I said in that...

Buy $300 In Mastercard Or Visa Gift Cards From Staples This Week And Get A Free $15 Visa Gift Card Via Easy Rebate

Update: This deal is now live. Staples has changed the rebate from a Staples gift card to a Visa gift card. Originally posted on 8/31: If...

20%-30% Bonus For Transferring Starwood Starpoints To American; Get Up To A 62.5% Effective Bonus

Earn Starpoints with the Starwood AMEX or the Chase Marriott Visa. You can view credit card offers by hovering over the “Credit Cards” tab. You can then click...

AMEX Will Cover Car Rental CDW Coverage In Israel Effective In September

Update: AMEX coverage for Israel is now in effect! Don't forget to ask for a letter of coverage from your credit card to provide to...

HURRY! $10 Off An Uber Ride!

Expired
Update: DEAD!

Register For IHG Business And Get 1,000 Points, Extend The Life Of Your IHG Points

Register For IHG Business And Get 1,000 Points, Extend The Life Of Your IHG Points Register a business name via the link above and you'll...

Hyatt Is Giving Cardholders A Shortcut To Top-Tier Elite Status, But Is It Worth It?

If you have a Hyatt credit card you can register for a shortcut to elite status. For a long time Hyatt was a my favorite...

60K Limited Time Bonus On The Chase Southwest Cards: Good For Companion Pass, Up To 36 Award Flights, Or $600 In Amazon Gift Cards!

Signup offer and anniversary bonus: For a limited time only, The Chase Southwest Plus and the Chase Southwest Premier card are both offering 60,000 points for...

Sapphire Reserve Turns 1 And Chase Moves To Further Limit New Sapphire Cards; Will You Be Keeping Your Sapphire Reserve Card For Year 2?

The Sapphire Reserve card turned 1 last week and people who applied for it last August will soon be facing a $450 annual fee. It...

Rare United Business Class Saver Award Space From Tel Aviv To Newark Or San Francisco

Business class award space between North America and Tel Aviv is notoriously scarce. So it’s news when non-Shabbos dates have business class award space to/from Tel...

Save 25% On JetBlue Award Redemptions! 11 Sample Flight Deals From Just 1,260 Points Each Way!

Update: This sale ends tonight at 11:59pm EDT. JetBlue is now including Mint class in this sale. Mint class includes private walled-in suites with 3 course kosher...

WOW Adds 4 Midwest Cities; Cleveland Lands 2 New Airlines With Service To Europe

Cleveland hasn't had service to Europe since Continental ended nonstop flights to London and Paris some 8 years ago. But within 24 hours, IcelandAir and...

Ends Tonight: Get A 35% Bonus When You Transfer Hotel Points To Air Canada Aeroplan, Transfer Starpoints To Aeroplan With A 116%+ Effective Bonus

Ends Tonight
Update: This unprecedented offer ends tonight at 11:59pm! Point transfers need to be initiated today, but don't need to reach Aeroplan today to receive the bonus.

Earn Up To 1,000 Marriott Points With Visa Checkout (And Get Multiple Starbucks Gift Cards At 50% Off)

Earn Up To 1,000 Marriott Points With Visa Checkout If you signup for a new Visa Checkout account via the link above by 9/24 you'll...

Last Day For JetBlue Status Match Offer!

Update: Today is the final day to take advantage of this offer! Originally posted on 7/14: Related: Read more about status matches for other airlines in...

Buy $300 In Mastercard Gift Cards From Staples This Week And Get A Free $15 Staples Gift Card Via Easy Rebate

If you buy $300+ in Mastercard gift cards from Staples between 8/13 and 8/19 you can send in an Easy Rebate online to get...

Rare United 77W Polaris Business Class Saver Award Space Between NYC And Tel Aviv

Business class award space between North America and Tel Aviv is notoriously scarce. So it’s news when non-Shabbos dates have business class award space to/from Tel...

Travel Tips: Dealing With Minimum Length Requirements For Car Rentals And Hotels

Andaz Maui, via Trip Notes: Maui No Ka ‘Oi   Several people thanked me for some of the tips they learned about my recent trip report,...

Southwest: Newark Or Cleveland To/From Las Vegas From $50 Or 2,397 Points Each Way

Bookable on Southwest.com -The Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard® offers 50K signup miles, 2 miles per dollar spent, and a 5% rebate when you redeem points, for...

Trip Notes: Flying Private To NYC And Tips For Dealing With Flight Delays And Cancellations

Related: Find dozens of trip notes like this one by hovering over "Points & Travel" and then “Trip Notes.”  Trip Notes: A Father & Son...

Buy $300 In Visa Gift Cards From Staples This Week And Get A Free $20 Visa Gift Card Via Easy Rebate

If you buy $300+ in Visa gift cards from Staples between 8/6 and 8/12 you can send in an Easy Rebate online to get...

Flying Blue Discounted Promo Awards To Europe/Israel; JFK To/From Tel Aviv For 18,750 Miles

Flying Blue Promo Awards (Click here to view worldwide promo awards) Air France Flying Blue Award Search (Login required to search for award flights) Flying Blue is...

What Happens When A Pilot Doodles While Flying?

You have to love the marketing genius that Boeing just pulled off. Boeing had to fly an 18 hour endurance test for the new Rolls...

Rare United Dreamliner Polaris Business Class Saver Award Space Between San Francisco And Tel Aviv

Business class award space between North America and Tel Aviv is notoriously scarce. So it’s news when non-Shabbos dates have business class award space to/from Tel...

Miracles Do Happen: United Fixes Their Nonstop Saver Award Calendar!

2 weeks ago I wrote an in-depth piece about how to work around a massive United.com bug that was causing the website to hide...

IHG Pointbreaks 5K Nights Now Bookable For Stays Through October, Hotel Rooms From $30/Night

IHG PointBreaks Linky IHG Booking Linky -The current list is valid for stays through 10/31/17. -Hotels can sell out of discounted rooms quickly and only a limited...

British Airways: Fly From Chicago, Miami, Or Washington DC To Tel Aviv For $523 Round-Trip!

-The Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard® offers 50K signup miles, 2 miles per dollar spent, and a 5% rebate when you redeem points, for an...

75,000 Mile Signup Bonus, Admirals Club Access, And More With The Citi AAdvantage Executive Mastercard Limited Time Offer

For a limited time only, the Citi AAdvantage Executive Mastercard is offering 75K bonus AA miles for spending $7,500 within 3 months. You can view credit...

TSA Announces Yet Another Reason To Have Pre-Check

The TSA announced today that they will start requiring passengers to remove all electronics larger than a cell phone from their bag and have...

Goodbye To The Only Anniversary Night Eligible Park Hyatt In North America; My Hyatt Globalist Run Turns A Profit

Hyatt's top-tier luxury brand of hotels is Park Hyatt. Many of these hotels go above and beyond the call of duty and some of...

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