AMEX Delta Reserve for Business Review: A Heavy Hitter for Frequent Business Delta Travelers

Written by Devon @ Million Mile Secrets

The Delta Reserve® for Business Credit Card from American Express is an ideal card for frequent Delta flyers.  With a welcome bonus of 40,000 Delta miles and 10,000 Medallion® Qualification Miles after meeting minimum spending requirements, as well as a ton of money-saving perks, it’s a terrific card to consider. With the AMEX Delta Reserve …

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Southwest Elite Status Showers You With Hundreds of Dollars in Valuable Benefits

Written by Joseph Hostetler @ Million Mile Secrets

Southwest is the favorite airline among several of us at MMS.  They’ve got super customer-friendly policies, like 2 free checked bags per passenger and generous change and cancellation policies. And if you fly often, it pays to be loyal to the airline.  The Southwest elite status levels can give you hundreds (even thousands) of dollars in …

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Perfectly Forgettable: A Review of Comfort+ on a Delta A321 From New York to Orlando, Florida

Written by Scott Mayerowitz @ The Points Guy

The bulk of my journeys are domestic flights of around three hours. There’s not much glamour here. Once you have flow international first class — I’m still savoring the memories of sushi and wagyu beef from my Japan Airlines flight in October — there’s not much on a domestic trip that can wow you. For …

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Upper Deck Economy: A Review of British Airways’ A380 From San Francisco to London

Written by Katie Genter @ The Points Guy

Airbus’ A380 program may be coming to an end, but there are still plenty of options for flying on the world’s largest passenger plane. One such options is British Airways, which even has some economy seats on the upper deck. I’ve flown this aircraft twice now in economy — unintentionally in the exact same seat …

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Chase Southwest Business Card Review: Get More Than Halfway to the Best Deal in Travel

Written by Million Mile Secrets @ Million Mile Secrets

Million Mile Secrets Southwest Business Card Review 60,000 Southwest point sign-up bonus after spending $3,000 on purchases in the first 3 months 60,000 Southwest points are worth ~$900 in Southwest airfare – enough for multiple flights Sign-up bonus counts towards the 110,000 Southwest points needed in a calendar year for the Companion Pass We’re big …

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From Hawaii With LUV: A Review of Southwest’s 737-800 From Honolulu to Oakland

Written by Jessica Puckett @ The Points Guy

Although Sunday was Southwest’s big debut bash for its inaugural flight to Hawaii, Monday also marked a first for the Pacific island newbie: its first passenger flight back from Honolulu, Hawaii, to Oakland, California. Flight WN6569 was the inaugural Southwest return. Even though it didn’t have quite as much pomp and circumstance as the leg …

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Park Hyatt 2 Ways: Reviewing the Palacio Duhau – Park Hyatt Buenos Aires

Written by Adam Kotkin @ The Points Guy

Palacio Duhau – Park Hyatt Buenos Aires is a gorgeous property in the Argentine capital’s poshest neighborhood. Pros: Stunning hotel grounds, quick and surprisingly affordable room service and fantastic service all around. Cons: Not enough outlets in the guest rooms and subpar plumbing in the older wing of the property.

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10 Chase Southwest Premier Benefits and Perks That Every Southwest Fan Should Know About

Written by Alex @ Million Mile Secrets

The Southwest Rapid Rewards® Premier Credit Card is an excellent option for folks that collect Southwest points or who live in an area where Southwest frequently flies.  Not only does this card offer several ways to collect tons of Southwest points, but it’s integral for folks that have their sights set on earning the Southwest Companion …

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16 Rows of Biz: Reviewing Polaris on United’s ‘High-J’ 767-300ER

Written by Zach Honig @ The Points Guy

This week, United surprised frequent flyers with an especially exciting aircraft swap. Rather than flying to (and back from) London Heathrow (LHR) on the usual 30-biz-seat Boeing 767-300ER, customers found themselves in a far larger 46-seat Polaris cabin — instantly adding more than a dozen upgrade seats and marking the first flight of the airline’s …

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Great Plane, Bad Sandwich: A Review of Norwegian’s 787-8 in Economy From New York to Stockholm

Written by Benji Stawski @ The Points Guy

This past August, I jumped on the unique opportunity to fly from New York-JFK to London Gatwick on an former Singapore Airlines A380 with a Norwegian Air ticket. In doing so, I not only got to cross the Atlantic in Singapore’s old first-class suites extremely cheaply but also earned a decent number of CashPoints (the currency of Norwegian’s loyalty …

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This Old Bird’s Still All Right: A Review of British Airways 747-400 Economy, San Francisco to London

Written by JT Genter @ The Points Guy

Even though I’ve crossed the Atlantic dozens of times in the past few years, it’d been a while since I’d flown in economy one of the biggest transatlantic players: British Airways. So, I jumped on booking a flight when I got a flight-deal alert for a cheap British Airways flight from San Francisco to Berlin. …

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Friendly, Quirky and Comfy: A Review of the Hotel Indigo Birmingham Five Points South – UAB

Written by Katie Genter @ The Points Guy

Hotel Indigo is know for local flair and friendly staff — and this Hotel Indigo in Birmingham, AL scored perfectly in these two categories. Pros: 44% suites, excellent front desk staff and themed bar. Cons: a few broken items in our room and a questionable neighborhood.

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5 Wells Fargo Propel American Express Card Benefits and Perks That Make It Hard to Believe It Has NO Annual Fee (Hint: It Might Be Better Than Your Current Annual Fee Card)

Written by Alex @ Million Mile Secrets

When searching for your next favorite credit card, the process usually involves weighing a card’s benefits against the card’s annual fee.  You have to consider if you are going to use the benefits of the card enough to justify paying that fee every year. But along comes the Wells Fargo Propel American Express® Card.  This …

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Brand-New Bird, in Biz: A Review of TAP Air Portugal’s A330-900neo From Lisbon to São Paulo

Written by Brendan Dorsey @ The Points Guy

It’s always exciting when a new aircraft is introduced to the world. Airbus rolled out its first A330-900neo last year, introducing a wide-body aircraft with longer range and better fuel efficiency that will likely become a workhorse in many carriers’ fleets. TAP Air Portugal was the aircraft’s launch customer — the neo was delivered to …

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