Alaska Airlines Doubles New York Presence with Four New Newark Flights

Alaska Airlines Newark network is more tripling in size over the next 9 months as Alaska Airline adds four new flights between Newark and West Coast destinations. The new transcontinental flights will add to Alaska Airlines growing transcontinental and go head-to-head with United as Alaska pushes ...

Earn 5000 Wyndham Rewards Points with Visa Checkout

Wydham Rewards is offering a 5,000 bonus points for using Visa Checkout via the Wyndham mobile app. This not only promotes the use of Visa’s secure checkout, but also the Wyndham mobile app.
Under the terms of the promotion, members can earn 5,000 bonus points after a qualified stay when ...

Singapore Airlines Upgrade Program - MySQUpgrade

Singapore Airlines is rolling out a bidding system to allow select customers to upgrade from economy class to the next cabin on select flights. The new bidding system is by invite only and will only allow an upgrade from Economy to Premium Economy. The bidding system will work like other airlines ...

Qantas Airways Premium Economy A380 Sydney-Dallas Trip Report

Qantas is an award wining, full service airline and their international premium economy product is the perfect mix between the hard economy seat and a lie flat shell style throne for your next 16 hour flight.
As the inbound leg to the world’s current longest A.380 flight, a premium ...

Alaska Airlines Reduces Mileage Plan Earning Rates on American Airlines

Alaska Airlines is changing the miles earned per flight on partner American Airliness which are credited to Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan starting August 1, 2016. Many economy fare classes will earn fewer miles whereas business and first class tickets on American Airlines will earn more.
The ...

Cathay Pacific First Class Los Angeles (LAX) to Hong Kong (HKG) Trip Report

Cathay Pacific First Class is not only an aspiration award but an exclusive experience in the sky reserved for the world’s richest, celebrities, and those who know how to play the points game. I have flown Cathay Pacific First Class several times, yet I will admit, that my late night, red eye ...
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Delayed Flight Compensation – The Alaska Airlines Way.

Alaska Airlines is one of the most punctual airlines in the United States; despite this, delays happen, and when they do I must admit I LOVE how Alaska Airlines handles them. The airline tends to be very forthcoming and honest about the delay and keeps passengers updated with actually estimated ...

Choice Privileges Refreshed and Updated Program

Choice Hotels has refreshed their rewards program with new look and new earning and redeeming power through the Choice Privilege program. Although Choice Hotels have been known to be roadside motels in small town, I find Choice Hotels in Europe, Asia, and beyond to be on par and equally as nice or ...

The Club Seatac Airport Concourse A Review

The Club at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in concourse A across from gate A11 offers reprieve from what can be a busy terminal below. The Club is one of two “The Club” at the airport and one of four Priority pass lounges located throughout the airport. The Club in concourse A ...

Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Business Lounge Review

Qatar Airways' Al Mourjan Business Lounge in Hamad International Airport (DOH) in Qatar is beautiful and well-planned. The lounge is only open to Qatar Airways passengers traveling in Business Class where oneworld elites and elites traveling in economy are sent to a dumbed-down lounge ...
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Etihad Airways First Class Lounge Video Review

Etihad Airways First Class Lounge opened on May 30th in Terminal 3 in the Abu Dhabi airport. The expansive new lounge is for Etihad's First class passengers, guests of the Residence on the A380, and certain Elite members from Etihad and Etihad partner airlines frequent flyer program who are ...
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Alaska Airlines Visa Hidden Benefits - Free Wine & More!

The Alaska Airlines Credit Card is among one of my favorite credit cards in my wallet due to unique perks that are not found on other credit card products out there. Not to mention my absolute appreciating for Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan which ranks at the Top of J.D. Power and Associates Airline ...
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OSL Lounge - Oslo Oneworld, Priority Pass, and Other Airline Lounge

The OSL Lounge at Oslo International Airport serves a plethora of airlines including British Airways, Air Berlin, Finnair, Qatar Airlines and nearly every other airline at Oslo which is not part of the Star Alliance, as Star Alliance airlines tend to utilize the SAS lounge at OSL. Despite the number ...
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Alaska Will Fly San Diego - Sacramento, San Jose - Burbank in 2017

Alaska Airlines is already planning new routes when they acquire their E175s next year and the first new route announcements will bolster their California presence with two new thrice daily intrastate flights between San Diego and Sacramento and San Jose and Burbank. These new routes will not be ...

Do Norwegians Not Like to Cuddle?

I recently came back from a trip to Norway and I came to realize that during my entire trip, I never had a bed with a single comforter. It was the weirdest reality as at every hotel I stayed in, no matter if it was budget motel or the nicest hotel in town, each hotel had provided me with two small ...
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