Author: Gabriel Leigh

Born in New York City, raised in Japan, the US, and the UK, Gabriel Leigh is now based in Hong Kong after stints in Buenos Aires, Beirut, Berkeley, and London.

With a film degree from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts and a Master's from UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism, he roams the world making films, writing, and earning and burning frequent flyer miles.

He is currently the Hong Kong Correspondent for Monocle, and is in production on a feature-length documentary about miles, expanding upon his 2009 short on the subject entitled Frequent Flyer.

Latest Posts

7 of the best frequent flier programs

7 of the best frequent flier programs

The best deals are sometimes hidden in the most obscure air miles programs
Frequent flier miles: Cult of the obsessed

Frequent flier miles: Cult of the obsessed

Frequent Traveler University? Mileage runs? The lengths these miles junkies go to and the language they use
The best ways to earn and burn frequent flier miles

The best ways to earn and burn frequent flier miles

More globe-galloper than globetrotter, an expert frequent flier weighs in on the best cards, flights, programs and strategies