Following is our regular summary of the latest travel news and best frequent traveler promotions reviewed during the past week.
If it was a good deal—or a notably bad deal—from an airline, hotel, or car rental loyalty program, you can read all about it here, and plan your travel accordingly.
Is premium-class service on U.S. transcon flights on the verge of reinvention? With cushy seats and affordable prices, JetBlue’s new Mint service could do it.
Effective immediately, Uber customers can earn two Membership Rewards points per $1 spent on Uber rides, or redeem their points to pay for Uber rides.
Marriott’s online travel-personality quiz promises to reveal a participant’s “true travel persona.” What’s yours?
United announced it will follow Delta’s lead in converting MileagePlus from a mileage-based earning scheme to revenue-based earning in 2015.
Beginning on June 11, elite members of AAdvantage will be offered upgrades when flying US Airways, and Dividend Miles members will be able to upgrade on American flights.
Between June 1 and September 30, Club Carlson members can earn double points for qualifying stays at Radisson hotels in the Caribbean.
Through August 31, members of American’s AAdvantage program can earn up to quadruple miles for qualifying stays at Shangri-La, Traders, and Kerry hotels.
After a blackout period of several hours, during which its site was offline, Virgin America today launched a new version of its virginamerica.com website.
Enter the McCormick & Schmick’s 35th anniversary sweepstakes by July 31 for a chance to win a $3,000 credit for a Holland America Alaska cruise, and up to $1,999 to cover airfare.
Somebody has to win, right? Might as well be you.