Get 20% Off United Airlines Saver Awards to Europe

Through December 4, 2014 United is offering 20% off saver economy award tickets to select cities in Europe. These discounted awards are good for travel between January 12 – March 12, 2015. An award that would normally cost 60,000 miles… Continue Reading


Air New Zealand Lounge + United 747 First Class: Sydney – San Francisco

Seating at the Air New Zealand Business Class Lounge

Our return flight to San Francisco was in the early evening. After saying goodbye to the large extended family I’d met for the first time and grown close with, we were off to the airport. As we were leaving, my… Continue Reading


Reminder: Burn Your United Miles Today!

United Airlines Devaluation

Update: United has just announced via Flyertalk that the devaluation will be delayed until Monday, February 3. What are you doing today? Going to class? Working? Calling in sick and sleeping in? Wrong answer. Today, you are burning your United… Continue Reading


United Club Lounge + United Global First 747 Honolulu – Tokyo Review

United Airlines First Class Seat 747 Honolulu - Tokyo

With a surprisingly speedy ride to the airport, I had an hour and a half to spare before my flight. After having a minor issue at check-in that took  unreasonably long to resolve because I couldn’t flag down a United… Continue Reading


2014 Loyalty Program Changes and Devaluations

The end of 2013 was flooded with bad news on the loyalty program front. Airline after airline announced some sort of devaluation, and hotel chains soon joined in. In case you’re having trouble keeping track of it all, below is… Continue Reading