Well, we were tossed a couple lemons right around the same time.
Lemon One: The St. Regis Mauritius announced that it would not make its October 1 opening date. It would be pushed back to November 1. We were set to arrive in ...
We're off on our trip around the world! There will certainly be many blog posts and reviews to write when I return, but until then, follow me on twitter! I'll post some pics and thoughts of all sorts of things from our trip!
I literally just witnessed this the other day. Because we were boarding a regional jet, most of us had to gate check our baggage. This guy thought his suitcase was so pretty that he felt he needed to put it in a separate protective cover before checking it. Photo sequence below.
I'm officially jealous. Engadget just got a tour of the new United Airlines 787. Their video is below.
Someday... Someday... At least I've gotten a ride on an A380.
Their full article can be found here.
Apparently United's site has a glitch on it right now (thanks to Gary @ View from the Wing for the link). I just bought an "alternate" flight home for my honeymoon for only 8 miles and $66.60 in fees. It has been ticketed. Think they'll honor it?
Give it a shot - apparently this glitch affects awards starting in China.
UPDATE: Okay... nothing to see here... the ticket deducated the proper amount of miles from my account. Apparently this has worked for a couple people, but it isn't working anymore.