Happy New Years! I'll be flying to Kona with some FlyerTalkers on Friday, and will post a trip report once I return. I'll be trialing something I have been thinking about for quite some time. I hope to only bring my iPad, and not my laptop! I'll let you know how that goes..


A 1Ks Experience on Continental Airlines

As I posted over here, 1K Flying on Continental, I decided to try Continental for my trip from Orlando to Denver. When I was looking at flights in November, I noticed that Continental was $300 cheaper than United. Unfortunately, this meant that I would have to connect in Houston (IAH), rather than ...

1K Flying on Continental

With the closing of the United/Continental merger on October 1st, both airlines started to offer reciprocal upgrades to each others elite members. As a 1K on United, I knew that I would have a pretty good chance of trying the First Class product on CO, and with CO also costing $300 less than UA for ...

Twenty-Four Hours in London & The Andaz Liverpool Street

As some of you may know, I took a trip to London the weekend before Thanksgiving. Inspired by a friend that was flying to London and back to re-qualify for his United 1K status, I found a decent fare. For $600, round trip, I got W fares on both segments, which would allow me to use my System Wide ...
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Trip Report for London - Fall 2010

In late November, I did a quick trip to London, staying for only 24 hours. I will do a full report for that trip, but here is a little preview!

What is a Mileage Run?

People often ask me why I fly around so much. When I explain that I go on mileage runs, I get some blank stares. Hopefully this post will give you a good idea of what a mileage run is, and why I go on them.

What is a mileage run?
A mileage run is a trip that you take to ...