Delta Expands in Los Angeles

The battle for the Los Angeles market is heating up and Delta is rolling up their sleeves and are bringing everything to the table to up their market share in LA. Today, Delta reminded travelers they are committed to the LAX market, by announcing a number of new flights from LAX this summer that ...
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AA/US Merger Commercials - Already?!?

Today when working out at the gym, I spotted this commercial on a big screen TV overhead out of the corner of my eye. Not being able to hear it, the first thing I did when I returned home was search for the advertisement that I saw. In the end, it ended up being a commercial highlighting the newly ...
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American Airlines Elite Status Soft Landing

Last year I was fortunate enough to receive an Elite Status Match from American Airlines where AA matched my status from Delta and then American attempted to woo me and win my business travel. Although I enjoyed flying American, I had a hard time moving my travel completely to them because they ...
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Sheraton Downtown Philadelphia Review


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The Sheraton Downtown Philadelphia is in a prime location for exploring all that Philadelphia has to offer. Located in the northeast corner of downtown; it provides easy access to memorials sites including the Liberty ...
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Getting Away on Miles: Delta Check-in & Upgrade MNL-NRT

After a wonderful vacation circumventing Southeast Asia, it was time to return to North America. Originally, I was slated to return later in the month, yet due to unforeseen circumstance I was forced to return to North America earlier. Thankfully Delta came to my rescue and got me a last minute ...
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Delta Improves Transcontinental Flying Experience

Delta Airline just upped the ante on transcontinental flight offering even more to it’s customers who are choosing to fly Delta airlines nonstop from Seattle, San Fran, and LAX to New York. This time the investment isn’t just on business class travelers, but Delta is investing in the ...
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American Eagle Inflight experience

Things are different over on American Eagle, I’m truly noticing a difference and finding myself jetting back and forth on the smaller commuter planes more often. Although my flights on American Eagle are usually less than 30 minutes, I’ve notice the crew goes above and beyond to make it ...
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Tropicana Resort Las Vegas is Now a DoubleTree Hotel

Staying on the Vegas Strip just got easier with the new Hilton Doubletree located on Las Vegas Boulevard! Always been a wasteland controlled by MGM and Harrah's Club/Total Rewards, non-casino award stays on the strip has been difficult. Before, one of the only other options was Priority Club award ...
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A Mileage Run to Hawaii - My Journey to AA Executive Platinum Begins

Some would say I’m crazy, others would say they would do the same, other’s just shake their head in disbelief. Nevertheless, as I write this I am somewhere over the Pacific Ocean and by the time you read this post I’ll be in Hawaii. Nevertheless, over the next 3 days I will travel ...
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Student Credit Cards & Cards for the "Credit Challenged"

Looking back 8 years ago, I recall being 18 years old and wanting to build my credit and earn hotel/airline points, however I can remember how difficult it was to get a credit card when I had almost zero credit history. Sure, I had my own checking account since I was 16 from Bank of America, yet ...
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Getting Away on Miles: Singapore Air Business Class SIN-MNL


The time finally came, the monitors in the lounge changed from “on time” to “Final Call” and my travel companion and myself started to quickly pick up our belongings and streamline it for the gate. Although we were told boarding would begin at 2pm, it was 1:58 and the ...
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There's Love In the Air with American Air & US Air this Valentine's Day

Tomorrow is Valentine's day (AKA Nationally single awareness day) and whether you spend the day with a lover, a random okcupid date, or alone with your single friends drinking beer hating on your ex-lovers, it's a day when the world (well part of the world) stops and recognizes romantic connections ...
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Frontier Airlines - Explanation of Fare Classes & Benefits

Yesterday, I introduced my readers to Frontier Airline and gave a brief overview of the airline. Today I want to dig deeper in the airline and explain Frontier Airline Fare classes and the benefits to each class. First know, all airlines have different fare classes, often times people will talk ...
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Frontier Airlines - An Introduction to A Low Cost Carrier

With all the airlines merging it’s a good time to look into other options which might not be typical for the mileage runners/frequent flyer. After all, in the last few years the United States Aviation market has seen a number of airlines merged including Delta + NWA, United + Continental, ...
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Getting Away on Miles: Singapore Air SilverKris Lounge Terminal 2

Singapore Airlines is known as one of the world’s best carriers, offering 5 star service in the air and on the ground. Never before had I flown SIA despite traveling through Singapore numerous times. All in all I'd rate the lounge 4 out of 5 stars,  and I honestly was epecting to give it ...

Win Two First Class Tickets From American Airlines (AA)

American Airlines is working hard to become the #NewAmerican and they have been running a number of initiatives and campaigns over the last few years to not only to redefine themselves, but to get business travelers and leisure travelers back on board. Everything from the inflight experience to ...