Gentoo Penguin, Peterman Island, Antarctica; photo by Andrew Ingersoll We Don’t Get It “Most of you wouldn’t consider going down the highway at 60 miles an hour without your seat belt fastened. But when we’re hurtling through the air at 500 miles Read full post »
Cabo San Lucas Photography by Anne You hear the phrase “your mileage may vary” very often when you’re playing the travel game. What exactly does it mean? It means we really have very little control over the posting of miles, if a Read full post »
Myazaki Volcano Last week’s winning tip goes to Ed Chandler! (Congrats Ed. Please send Rick your email address.) Last week we talked about Rewards Networks. Ed’s tip gave advice on using Rewards Networks to keep miles from expiring. Great tip, Ed. Thank Read full post »
A reader sent me this link to a Flyertalk thread that has a $100-off flight and one-night hotel stay packages on Expedia from Germany. Use expedia.de and then “Click and Mix” for the flight and hotel packages. Key German words: The “Coupon Read full post »
Cabo San Lucas Beads Photography by Anne I did two Bank of America Alaska Airlines cards, one personal and one business. They were both delayed decisions but I was given a phone number to call on the personal side for immediate assistance. Read full post »
Steve just sent me this email: Thought you would find this very interesting….. I called Starwood rewards to give them the code of SN or UI, and they will not accept call-ins anymore for the Gold status upgrade (p.s. I DO have Read full post »
If you go to AAdvantage page on Facebook, you can register for the ‘Mystery Miles’ promo by entering in your account number and get anywhere from 100 to 100,000 frequent flier miles. http://www.facebook.com/aadvantage?sk=wall Thanks Michael Hilton Points for accepting text messages from Read full post »
Queen Mary 2 and Queen Elizabeth in Sydney Harbor My Son Andrew is in one of the Kayaks 2mg of FT asked me several weeks ago to give you a sample letter on how I complain to an airline. Sorry it Read full post »
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