United MileagePlus miles no longer expire – good news for travelers!

United Airlines announced that effective immediately, the reward miles you earn on flights or with partners will no longer expire. Previously, you had to have activity in your account, for example from flying or using a credit card, every 18 months to prevent expiration. United follows Delta Airlines, which has had a no-expiration policy for years. While some travel bloggers … Continue reading

Quick: Book IHG PointBreak Hotel Awards from 5,000 points/night now!

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) just published the latest list of hotels available through their IHG RewardsClub PointBreaks promotion for as little as 5,000 per night (worth $25). It’s a longer list than usual with almost 200 hotels at reduced rates of 5,000, 10,000 and 15,000 points. The list has a number of interesting hotels in great destinations included, so check … Continue reading

Review TAP Air Portugal Business Class short-haul

TAP Air Portugal offers a standard European Business Class product on short-haul flights – Economy seats with extra legroom and an empty middle seat, lounge access and fast-track on the ground and a full meal even on shorter flights. That’s a good deal on a connection to an intercontinental flight, but not worth to pay extra for on an intra-European … Continue reading