News and notes from around the interweb:
- Check out my Fly and Dine interview (and a giveaway!)
- You can get a free $35 credit plus 10% off using discount code PONYPOINTS10 through the end of March with hotel discount site TravelPony.
- $45 free for first-time Uber users is still available.
- People are successfully getting more than one Citi Executive / AAdvantage World Elite MasterCard with 100,000 mile signup bonus.
- Club Carlson is offering up to 25,000 bonus points for stays through May 31 at 45 participating Radisson Blu hotels in Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, France, Norway, Sweden, Russia, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
- New Skyteam member Garuda Indonesia is relaunching their ‘Garuda Frequent Flyer’ program as ‘Garuda Miles’ with a new top tier Diamond level, online redemption, and possibly for future consideration consideration… revenue-based points-earning. Currently you can redeem miles over the phone but you have to physically appear at a ticket office to complete the transaction.
- There are a lot of theories about what happened to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight. This is one of the more far-fetched theories not involving aliens.