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Sightseeing at 35,000 Feet: Dallas-Ontario, CA-Dallas

Frequent readers of this blog know my wife's family hails from California's Inland Empire, and so we make semi-frequent trips out there.  Ontario is the most convenient airport to fly to, assu ...

Regional First

Amenity Kit Review: Lufthansa Business Class (Bree 2016)

This amenity kit review is based on what I received on from my flights in September 2016 on Lufthansa Business Class.  This was a business trip where I paid for an economy ticket and upgrad ...

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Two Days on the Beach And More in the Texas Coastal Bend

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about our stay at The Tarpon Inn in Port Aransas, Texas, a historic inn along the Texas coast.  Of course, having driven nearly 400 miles, we weren't conten ...


Is Tamika Cross justified in wanting to end the career of a Delta FA who "discriminated" against her?

For those unfamiliar with the story, which I won't explain in detail, a Delta passenger by the name of Tamika Cross went to social media recently pos ...

Pursued Adventures

Amenity Kit Review: United Airlines BusinessFirst (Team USA Olympics)

Welcome to another installment of our amenity kit review series! Just like the other reviews, I will be reviewing this amenity kit on a scale from 1 to 5 (being the best) and I will ...

Live and Let's Fly

How to Beat United's Draconian New Routing Restrictions

I am going to get into a lot more detail below, but will first offer a summary of the recent changes to the United MileagePlus program that sadly constitute a massive devaluation of your United m ...

Regional First

Review: Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas

Park Hyatt is one of my favorite hotel brands, so we were excited to spend a few days at their property in Abu Dhabi, especially since we upgraded our room to an excellent suite using a Diamond Suite Upgra ...

Pursued Adventures

Trip Report: Dragonair (Cathay Dragon) A330 First Class, Hong Kong to Beijing

Dragonair was recently rebranded by their parent company, Cathay Pacific, and will soon be called "Cathay Dragon." Oftentimes mislabeled as Cathay Pacific's "low cost c ...

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Airport Lounge Review: American Airlines Admirals Club, San Francisco

Now that I'm all caught up on trip reports, it's time to turn my attention back to other posts in the hopper that I've been putting off.  Or in this case, more like forgotten.& ...

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