Posts from October 2012

Weathering Hurricane Sandy

Greetings readers. I have missed you the last several days and hope all of you in the Northeast have weathered the storm nicely. After three days of trying, I have finally made ...

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Alitalia Quickly Voids Discounted Tickets

Who says Italians don't work on weekends? Someone was working overtime on Sunday because every ticket issued with a point of origination outside of Japan using the $320 discount...

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"Don't Tell Me How to Do My Job!"

Every airline call center is unique in its own way. US Airways’ agents are geographically ignorant. Delta agents have great trouble searching for partner award space. You ...

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Adventures on Greyhound

I took advantage of a $188 r/t Washington Dulles - Los Angeles fare over the weekend on American Airlines, which meant I had to find my own way up to Philadelphia this morning a...

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Swiss Int’l Air Lines Cancels RGN Tickets

Last week, inexpensive business and first class fares originating out of Yangon, Burma popped up again to many Canadian destinations and were bookable for about 6 days (from 21-...

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Is a Trip to Venezuela on the Horizon?

The United States is not the only country having presidential elections this autumn. Tomorrow, Venezuelans go to the polls in a critical election that will either keep Hugo Chav...

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Free International Flights from JetBlue

With the U.S. Presidential Election approaching and the race still too close to call, there is going to be heartbreak on the losing side. If it is any consolation, JetBlue has y...

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