JetBlue announced earlier today that the Port Authority of NY & NJ approved their terminal 5 expansion plan to construct an all new international arrivals facility dubbed T5i.  Terminal 4 (T4) currently handles JetBlue’s international arrivals and will continue being utilized until some time in 2015. Hopefully this frees up some resources as Delta currently… Read full article

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Courtesy of Jason @ MilesQuest and of course his reader, Iron Monkey – 1,000 Priority Club points for checking out a Priority Club Visa video.  Check out his post for further details.  As per the instructions, I emailed Iron Monkey this morning, received a reply a few hours later, and the 1000 points posted immediately… Read full article

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Last week I posted about a double bonus miles offer I received from Delta for flights to/from LaGuardia and today I received an even juicier email offer for select JFK flights.  Essentially, all JFK – London,  Los Angeles, and San Francisco round-trip flights between June 1 and December 21, 2012 will earn 5,000 bonus miles… Read full article

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For those of us in New York, Radisson rooms below the $99 mark usually entail a trip out to New Jersey, however the Radisson Lexington Hotel in Manhattan has room rates for $99 tonight!  With tax the total comes to $117.11, however you’ll earn 10% off the pre-tax rate using topcashback.com bringing the effective total… Read full article

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Welcome to a third reader submitted edition of Overheard on the Plane. Thanks to everyone for sending in your stories (especially Kevin for his huge list)! If you haven’t yet, check out Say What? Overheard on the Plane Editions 1-5 and of course keep sending in your stories for future posts to adam@pointmetotheplane.com. Remember to include… Read full article

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This is part two of a Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia trip report covering our stay at the W Retreat Koh Samui: Singapore Airlines SQ 21 – Newark (EWR) to Singapore (SIN) – All Business Class on the Longest Flight in the World! W Retreat Koh Samui The St. Regis Singapore Le Méridien Bangkok Le Méridien Angkor The W… Read full article

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I received an email from Delta this morning with a double miles promotion on select flights from LaGuardia from May 21, 2012 – July 31, 2012.  The bonus is good on all booked first and economy flights except those in L, U, T, or E fare buckets.  There is no link to register so the… Read full article

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Earlier this week Delta announced new Caribbean, Bermuda and Florida flights from New York’s LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy International Airports. This was especially exciting for me as each December my family and I head to a different Caribbean destination using miles or points. In general, we tend to use AA or BA miles to… Read full article

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Several of my blog readers are new to points and miles collecting and aren’t yet familiar with the amazing opportunity and value that Priority Club PointBreaks presents. Here’s a brief introduction: Priority Club Priority Club is the hotel loyalty program for Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) and includes Intercontinental Hotels, Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts, Hotel… Read full article

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This is part one of a Newark – Singapore – Ho Chi Minh – Siem Reap – Bangkok – Phuket – Ko Phi Phi – Koh Samui trip report and includes my review of the longest scheduled flight in the world, SQ 21 from Newark (EWR) to Singapore (SIN).  The flight is operated with an… Read full article

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The Park Inn 1 + 1, Stay One Get 1 promotion has gone live about 5 minutes ago, 12am CET.  The first 20,000 members who register will earn 44,000 bonus points after staying at least one night at any worldwide Park Inn property from May 22 – July 22, 2012. After the first 20,000 spots… Read full article

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