Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all readers! Let’s hope 2014 brings us lots of miles, points, crazy offers, ill-thought out promos, mistake fares and all the other things that bring smiles to our faces. Some think 2013 was a rough year in our world because of...
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Friday round-up!

Thanks to the folks who made it out to last night’s get-together near RDU. In the end only a handful made it along, but it was a hardcore MS crowd. I am going to venture the folks around the table last night, that represent roughly...
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RDU Dinner-Do next week?

I’ve kept promising a few of you I’d arrange a local get together at some point. I appreciate this is late notice and it’s the busy holiday season and all but figured there is no harm in trying. So let me suggest next Thursday December...
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Welcome to my new home

If you are seeing this post it’s because you have found me on my new web hosting. I was having a lot of serious problems with my prior hosting company with the blog frequently down. My apologies to any of you who have not been...
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No first class or chain hotels? Eff that!

My friend Matt from Saverocity went on a rant about using miles to fly first class and then using points to stay at what are basically American standardized chain hotels. I really like Matt’s blog, it combines discussion of both travel hacking with miles and...
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Mileage running 2010 vs 2013

So on the topic of change, see how the world of Mileage Running has changed in less than 3 years: Mileage Running, Circa late 2010 Round-trip flight to Las Vegas with overnight accommodation courtesy of Expedia.ca Amazing $300 Screw Up – total cost $20 Out of pocket expenses...
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Catching up…

Hey folks sorry it’s been a while since posting… both work and family life have been very busy over the past couple of weeks. I have been travelling a lot both work and play, including a bit of time to catch a drink with fellow...
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