Our time in the south is over til next fall as we pack up and head back to Traverse City. We love it here on Hilton Head and if it wasn’t so darn hot and humid, we’d try to stick it out longer. But the warm, but not hot, summer days and cool summer evenings Read full post »
America the Beautiful – National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass – Senior Pass. – Cost $10. This is a lifetime pass for U.S. citizens or permanent residents age 62 or over. The pass provides access to, and use of, Federal recreation sites that charge an Entrance or Standard Amenity. The pass admits the pass Read full post »
I was in “Good Olde MCI” yesterday after being bumped again. This time off the MCI-ORD 10:50 AM flight. It was the first segment on my way home on this easy one day 4 segment $50 mileage run (2 one ways at $25 each with the coupons). My scheduled arrival back in Savannah was 5:20 PM. I Read full post »
The Hawaii sale lasted until about noon yesterday Eastern Time. I did not hear of many people taking advantage of the sale, but it is sometimes hard on short notice to make up our minds. It is always the fare wars or mistake fares that offer the best pricing. This was a great price to Read full post »
As of 6:30 AM Eastern time this morning, all the cities involved in the Hawaii fare war are still available. Again they are: Newark and Houston and United Airlines and Charlotte, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia on Continental Airlines. It is strange that Continental would target the hubs of US Airways in retaliation for the price cuts Read full post »
United starts with $400+ fare from Newark and Houston, and today drops the price to $297. Continental responds with under $300 from Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Charlotte. The for sure thing, as I already have 2 tickets in February, is United from Newark. Jan 9 to Feb 15 April 24 to June 7 August 21 to Read full post »
I like this fare for Proper Prior Planners. Three day minimum, good to either Lihue or Honolulu all the way through April 15th of next year. Under $300 round trip on United Airlines. If you are going this summer (fares starts August 20th), fall or winter, you may want to combine this with a cheap Read full post »
As much as I love Traverse City, it is very expensive to fly from. I’ve looked at Alaska, Singapore, Sydney and not only are the prices outrageous but upgrades are unavailable. Now as world problems go, this is a non event, but I’m getting a little discouraged. And it has got to be an all Read full post »
Here is a little trick I learned from Travelglitch. In every Entertainment Book you have there is a online coupon for a minimum of $10 savings per night on hotel room nights. And the hotel inventory comes from the same source as Expedia’s inventory. The minimum is a $20 savings but it can go up Read full post »
United Mileage Plus Credit Card Referral I get to refer 3 people to the United Mileage Plus credit card. You will get 20,000 miles after your first purchase instead of the normal 17,500 and there is no fee for the first year. Email me if you want to apply for this card at. I get Read full post »
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