12 Hours in Suites Onboard Singapore Airlines’ Best Flight from the US

Singapore Airlines offers perhaps the best known international first-class experience from the US to Asia, but as TPG Contributor John Walton explores today, not all cabins (or flights) are created equal. I recently had the pleasure of spending an afternoon aboard what I feel is the best flight upon which you can spend your miles…

Review: Singapore Airlines 777-300ER in Premium Economy

Last week, TPG Special Contributor Eric Rosen got to try out Singapore Airlines’ new premium economy on a flight from Singapore to Hong Kong — here’s his review of the experience. Earlier this spring, Singapore Airlines made news when it announced it would finally be adding a premium economy class to its long-haul fleet. Though Singapore…

Transferring Ultimate Rewards Points to Singapore Airlines

All award travelers should earn transferable points, as they give you great flexibility in your redemptions. They also shield you from any potential devaluations, since the ability to transfer to other programs means you’re not locked into one currency. Chase Ultimate Rewards are some of the best transferable points out there, and TPG Senior Points…

How to Search for Star Alliance Award Availability

We get a lot of readers asking about the best strategies for searching for airline awards. So we asked TPG Special Contributor Eric Rosen to put together a guide of helpful hints for finding awards on Star Alliance carriers, including the websites to use, tips for finding routes or carriers with better award availability and…

Google Flights Adds Train Times, In-Flight Amenities and Direct Lufthansa Bookings

Google Flights released a few new features recently to make booking travel plans just a little bit easier. Users now have the ability to book travel directly within Google Flights on Lufthansa, book train tickets (on select European rail services) and access additional information about flights, including food service, checked baggage, potential upgrades and more. The new features…

Exciting New Airline Routes for October 2015 and Beyond

Each month, airlines around the world launch and announce dozens of new flight routes and service changes — and today, TPG Assistant Editor Matt Zuzolo shares just a few of the latest flights that will take to the skies this month or in the near future. Keep in mind that exact flight details (e.g., flight schedules, aircraft and more) could…

10 Practical Travel Tips for Visiting Myanmar

Formerly known as Burma, the gorgeous Southeast Asian country of Myanmar was completely shut off from the outside world by its military government until just a few years ago. With a recent announcement that the emerging democracy’s historic election will take place on November 8, TPG International Contributor Lori Zaino feels this is the perfect time to share accurate, up-to-date information for those who want to visit Myanmar…

Amex’s $2,500-Per-Year “Black” Card, Best Award Destinations for Fall & More

Each Saturday, we round up news stories that you may have missed from the week before, including several that already appeared on The Points Guy, and some more that we haven’t covered yet. If you’re an avid TPG reader, scroll down for the new stuff. Here’s the top miles, points and travel news you may have missed this week:…

Yesterday’s News: Marriott Cash + Points, the World’s Longest Flight and More

Were you busy traveling to exciting locations yesterday (on points or miles, of course)? Never fear — we’ve got your back with a recap of the previous day’s top stories, including news, reviews and more. Southwest is Offering $49 One-Way Flights through Thursday Southwest’s 72-hour flight deals are back, with a ton of different options…