If you aren’t quite a numbers person, then maybe you dread the necessary evils of comparing flight costs or calculating the cost of fuel from average mileage economy and normalized gas prices. Maybe you are a numbers person but you aren’t always Read full post »
Long layovers aren’t necessarily the most fun, but they don’t need to be torture either. During a recent flight through Doha I needed a little reminder of that — and boy did I ever get one! I flew to Johannesburg, South Africa Read full post »
A few weeks ago my mom and I were denied boarding on our flight home from Europe. Not only were we denied boarding, but Alitalia, the airline we had been flying, decided that they were not at all responsible for helping us Read full post »
Finding a good priced rental car can be a challenge, especially if you are under the age of 25. Even if you don’t fall into that category, you still might be able to benefit from peer-to-peer car rental services like Turo. Turo Read full post »
No matter how we look at it, earning and retaining customer loyalty is a major business on all sides of the travel industry. According to Connexions Loyalty, a loyalty fulfillment company, 83 percent of all consumers belong to at least one loyalty Read full post »
You’ve just booked your flights and hotel so you’re ready to escape to that fabulous destination. And although you know where you’re going and where you’re staying once you arrive, there is still a great deal of information you need to know Read full post »
A couple weeks ago, my mom and I set out for a short weekend getaway to Lisbon, Portugal. Overall it was a great trip, but there was a pretty major hiccup on our flight on the way home. In short: we missed Read full post »
One of the most frustrating parts of being a frequent flyer in our modern times is the process of earning rewards points and miles for the regular flights we take. Not long ago, flyers would earn reward miles based on their distance Read full post »
This week, hundreds of travelers will take to the skies with the latest version of the iconic Apple iPhone. As it seems to go with every launch, many have already submitted their preorders days ahead of time, in order to be among Read full post »
Managing credit card rewards can be tough, and the more different rewards programs you start getting into the tougher it gets. There are services that are designed to help people manage these rewards like Birch and AwardWallet, there’s also a new service Read full post »
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