Alitalia Business Class Frankfurt to Rome

After a fantastic five weeks traveling Europe, it was time to return to the states. I was traveling on a Delta award ticket and I had redeemed 100,000 miles to fly business class to and from Europe. My return flight was on Alitalia from Frankfurt via Rome and onwards to LAX. Upon arriving at ...
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TSA Precheck Expands to San Diego Despite Government Shutdown

Despite the government shutdown, I am happy to report that TSA is continuing to expand TSA Precheck across the country and has not paused the roll out of precheck in new airports during the partial shutdown. Last week, when I flew from San Diego on October 3rd (day 1 of the shutdown), the TSA ...
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JetBlue Introduces Family Pooling

JetBlue has announced a new perk to their Frequent Flyer program: Family Pooling. The introduction of family accounts makes JetBlue the US based airlines to allow pooling of frequent flyer points between family members. Each family is allowed to consist of 2 adults over the age of 21 and up to 5 ...

Two for One Business Class Tickets on Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways is running a fall special that allows your to bring your companion with you in business class free of charge! Travel must be completed by March 2013 and you must travel beyond Doha to enjoy this two for one special! The best part is, the fares are not even the restrictive or the ...
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AirBerlin Economy Class Krakow to Berlin

Earlier this year, I flew AirBerlin from Germany to Catania, Italy as part of an award ticket by transferring my American Express Membership Reward Points to my British Airways Avios account. On that trip, flying AirBerlin was nothing special and AirBerlin did not offer any OneWorld Elite benefits ...

I Flew easyJet and Liked it!

I won't lie, I took my first intra-Europe flight on easyJet the other day and I liked it! It wasn't anything special, but I still enjoyed my flight. 
Why did I like easyJet?
1) Straight forward pricing. Yes, I had to pay to check my bags, but the website made it extremely clear how ...

Krakow Business Class Lounge - Schengen Flights

The small but modern business class lounge in the Krakow International Airport Schengen departure area of the airport is shared by all airlines who fly within Schengen countries from Krakow. This means, OneWorld, SkyTeam, and Star Alliance passengers along with Priority Pass card holders and ...
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Save 10 - 50% on US Airways Award Tickets

US Airways and Barclay Bank have been extremely busy this fall trying to get people to earn and burn US Airways miles. Earlier this week I wrote about the newest promotion from US Airways Credit Card which rewards people with 6 miles per dollar spent at grocery stores, gas stations, and select ...
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Prague OneWorld Airport Lounge - Menzies Aviation Lounge

After flying CSA Czech Airways from Madrid to Prague, I decided to do some quick airport lounge hopping before leaving. In the transit area, I visited the Skyteam ESTRA lounge and also briefly stopped in the OneWorld s7/Finnair lounge which is operated by a third party; also known as the Menzies ...

Prague Airport ERSTE Premier Lounge - SkyTeam Schengen Flights

After landing in Prague from Madrid, I stopped by the CSA Czech Airways lounge to print out my train tickets I had bought from Prague to Krakow for later that week. The lounge is operated by a third party operator and despite being looking like a SkyTeam lounge, and listing all the skyteam partner ...

CSA Czech Airlines Madrid - Prague Business Class

After a lovely week of exploring and partying in Madrid and Barcelona, my trip with my brother across Europe continued. Using a 100,000-mile Delta Business Class award (thanks to being able to book phantom award space on KLM via a long sell) ticket, we were able to stop over in Spain and continue to ...

Air France Reveals Newly Designed Economy & Premium Economy Cabins

Earlier this year I wrote that Air France would be renovating their entire long-haul fleet and introduce their Best and Beyond initiative . At that time very little about the new cabin was revealed, but AF had promised that the new economy and premium economy cabin would be announced in September ...
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Delta Announces a Premium Economy Cabin

Delta Airline currently only offers two classes of service: Business class (or domestic first) and economy class. In addition, on most aircraft, Delta also has a section of the economy class cabin they refer to as economy comfort. Economy comfort by definition is the same as the economy class cabin ...
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Iberia Business Class Lounge Madrid

Before a lovely flight on CSA Czech Airlines to Prague from Madrid, my brother and I stopped in the Iberia lounge in Terminal 4 at Madrid-Barajas Airport. The lounge is located just a few steps past security and welcomes OneWorld business class customers, OneWorld Emerald & Sapphire fliers along ...
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AC Palacio Del Retiro Marriott Autograph Collection, Madrid

Luxurious, upscale, independent boutique hotels define the Autograph Collection by Marriott. They are independent hotels located around the world, which promise to offer individuals a unique, customized experience. The historical AC Palacio Del Retiro lives up to the Autograph Collection demands, ...

KLM Business Class AMS-MAD

I have written about intra-Europe business class in the past, and like I said last time, business class for European flight is truly not worth it and is hardly business class. From what I have seen thus far from my experience, business class in Europe is actually Tommy Class, meaning the middle seat ...