Comfort Hotel Rome Fiumicino Review

After a long delay on my Alitalia flight from Frankfurt to Rome the only thing I truly wanted to do was sleep and thankfully my hotel was close to the airport. I had chosen to stay at the Comfort Hotel Rome Fiumicino due to its location and its Choice Privilege low rate of only 8,000 points a night. ...
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British Airways International Lounge London Heathrow Terminal 1

Airline Clubs are supposed to be reserved for the elite travelers, business and first class passengers, or those passengers who are willing to shovel out hundreds of dollars a year towards membership fees. The British Airways clubs are no different, and require passengers to either pay a hefty ...

Free Alcohol On Delta's International Flights

Delta Airlines is currently the only US airliner to offer complimentary spirits on domestic flights (only in economy comfort between NY JFK and Seattle, Los Angeles, and San Francisco) and in recent years were one of the first to reintroduce complimentary beer and wine between the US and ...
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British Airways A380 Premium Economy LAX - LHR Trip Report

It has been almost four years since I have flown British Airways, with my last flight on them from London to Beijing back in January 2009, and I must say I was impressed with BA then and I am again extremely impressed by the airline! Although I did not receive a club world upgrade (business class) ...
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Earn Elite Qualifying Miles on All Alaska Airline's Partner Flights

This morning, Alaska Airlines annouced a major enhancement to their Frequent Flyer program, Mileage Plan, by announcing that all 14 airline partners would be eligible for earning elite qualifying miles towards Alaska Airlines MVP, MVP Gold, and MVP 75K starting January 15, 2014. In the past, only ...

DoubleTree Suites; Lexington Kentucky

As I travel around the country for work, DoubleTree Suites are quickly becoming some of my favorite Hilton properties to stay at. And in the case of my most recent trip to Lexington, Kentucky, the DoubleTree Suites lived up to my past experiences and I was delighted with my entire stay.
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Delta adds 2 more routes from Seattle & Dedicates a B737 to Seattle

If relations were not already sour between Delta and Alaska, Delta is getting ready for an all-out war by announcing even more flights this week from Seattle. One month after announcing a major west coast expansion,  Delta announces new service between Seattle and Fairbanks and Seattle and ...

Alaska Air adds 4 new routes from Salt Lake & Offers Double Miles

Competition is fierce between competitors and this year Delta has made it clear that they are not going to play nice with Alaska Airlines. Two airlines that have shared the same sand box for years have been intertwined in a sand storm as Delta has announced a major expansion on the west coast, ...
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Final Chance To Get the US Airways Credit Card

If you have been holding out and have not yet got your US Airways credit card, your time is running out to boost your US Airways Dividend miles account before the merger with American Airlines. Not to mention, after the merger, AA has already announced that they will be sticking with CITI bank, ...

United, Alaska, & Delta offering Double Miles on West Coast Routes

United has caved in to Delta and Alaska and joins the fight for West Coast market share by trying to lure passengers with double miles offerings on select routes. The fight initiated when Delta announced they were going to move in on long time Alaska "safe" routes and launch a number ...

Cyber Monday Airfare & Travel Deals

Being the king of savings, and hailing from the trailer park, today I bring you a number of good deals or what I like to call #DoubleWideDelights. Today only, a number of airlines are offering great cyber monday deals that you do not want to pass up if you have any mileage runs your need to book, ...

Alitalia Business Class B777 Trip Report Rome - Los Angeles

After a wonderful vacation all around Europe with my brother, it was time to return home. I was able to secure one business class seat from Rome nonstop to LAX on Alitalia. Before this trip, I never had flown Alitalia and despite the mix reviews, I was excited to fly the Italian carrier. My flight ...
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Black Friday & Cyber Monday Travel Deals

Black Friday & Cyber Monday are almost upon us and I wanted to share some amazing travel deals that you can find online this week. If you are looking to make a great escape and want to save some money on your next getaway, be sure to check out these online deals! I have listed below some hotels, ...

American Airlines And US Airways to Merge December 9th

The good ol’ days of American Airlines may soon be coming to an end as Doug Parker and the board of directors from US Airline stroll into Dallas on December 9, 2013.
For those of you who might have missed it, today:
the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New ...

American Express Small Business Saturday

Every year, the saturday after thanksgiving, American Express partners with small businesses across the country to promote Small Business Saturday where American Express gives card holders money back for using their American Express cards at small businesses across the country. This year, Small ...
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GOGO Inflight Internet Deal: 55% off!

Since my traveling this year has not been as frequent as years pass I have not yet signed up for a monthly unlimited GoGo inflight wireless subscription. Because of this, when I do have work to do on a plane or know that I will be traveling a lot, I try to snag the best deals possible on gogo ...

10% off British Airways Flights until 12/31 with your Visa

One of the perks of the British Airways Chase Visa card is the 10% discount on British Airways flights. Most bloggers will tell you that you have to use the BA Chase Visa to get the 10% discount, however I have tested and proven that you do not have to use the BA Visa to get the 10% discount, but ...

Advice Needed: Delta Gold VS American Platinum

Most of my flying this year has been made up of either short flights or long haul flights on award tickets. My days of flying 100,000 miles+ a year on revenue tickets are gone (maybe), and honestly I have NO clue what next year's flying will be like for me. With that said, I need to decide if I want ...
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