Deal Alert: New York and California to Chile From $580 Round-Trip

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency such …

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The World’s Fanciest Airport Just Added a Crown Jewel

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

The world’s best airport is getting even fancier. The 10-story Jewel Changi Airport complex finally opened at Singapore’s namesake airport (SIN) Wednesday. The 1.46-million-sq.-ft. retail development directly connects to the arrivals hall of Terminal 1, and is just a 5-to-10-minute walk from terminals 2 and 3 via air-conditioned moving walkways. And although the space is …

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Another Airline Grounded as Jet Airways Suspends Operations

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

Jet Airways, formerly the largest privately-owned airline in India, announced Wednesday that the airline has suspended all operations after failing to fundraise enough cash to stay afloat. Less than a week ago, Jet canceled all international flights through April 15, raising fears that the carrier was in danger of losing it all. “Since no emergency …

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Deal Alert: Flights to Paris From $287 Round-Trip

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency such …

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Apple’s Giving You an Easy Way to Earn Bonus Airline Miles Today

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

If you’ve been waiting for “the best time” to pull the trigger on that new iPhone, Macbook Pro or other high-dollar Apple gadget, today’s a great day to do just that. From time to time, Apple rewards its fans with elevated shopping portal rates. This time around, a number of major carriers are participating in …

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Flight Attendant and Baby Passenger Steal Hearts on Southwest

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

A 19-month-old Southwest passenger recently stole hearts on the LUV airline by blowing kisses at fellow travelers while being carried in a flight attendant’s arms. Southwest flight attendant Jessica Jackson worked both flights with the traveling mother-daughter duo on Sunday from Austin (AUS) to Las Vegas (LAS), then from Las Vegas to Reno (RNO). Jackson …

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This Beautiful New Travel ‘Escape’ Tool Will Help You Visualize Your Next Cheap Getaway

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

When it comes to wanderlust, there are a number of ways to scratch the travel itch. Many travelers gravitate toward the best cash and points redemption deals. But what about travelers whose schedules are more on the restrictive side? For people who have only limited time to travel (teachers, for example), there have long been …

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Thousands of People Got the Southwest Companion Pass This Week. Except They Didn’t.

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

A number of Southwest Airlines travelers woke up to some unexpected major excitement in their inboxes this week: The carrier notified them they that they had earned the coveted Southwest Companion Pass valid for travel through the end of 2019: You know it’s going to be an EXCELLENT day when you wake up to an …

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Boeing Takes Responsibility for Lion Air, Ethiopian 737 MAX Crashes

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

Boeing formally accepted responsibility Thursday for the crashes of two 737 MAX aircraft that led to a worldwide grounding of the airplanes.  CEO Dennis Muilenburg posted a video statement on Twitter with a written summary, saying, “We at Boeing are sorry for the lives lost in the recent 737 accidents, and are relentlessly focused on …

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Deal Alert: Flights on Major Airlines to Tokyo & Osaka From $613 Round-Trip

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency such as Orbitz or Expedia, which allows …

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Qatar Qsuites Launching on Its Longest Route: Doha-Auckland

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

If you’ve been drooling over Qatar’s Qsuites since the product first debuted in 2017, we get it. Whether it’s between Hong Kong (HKG) and Doha (DIA), or between Doha and London (LHR), travelers consistently rave about the top-notch product, from service to seat. And if you can’t get enough of the experience, you’ll be pleased to …

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