Alaska Airlines Simplifies their Mileage Earning Charts
Feb17

Alaska Airlines Simplifies their Mileage Earning Charts

Redeemable Miles. Elite Miles. Qualifying Distance. Bonus Miles. First Class Bonus. 500 mile minimum. It can be very confusing to try and track just how many miles you’re going to earn from taking a flight on an airline. Delta has MQM and MQDs. United Airlines has PQP, PQM, PQC, PQS, fare based and non fare based miles. American Airlines uses EQM, EQD, Vouchers, Stickers, and more. Seriously, even the most seasoned travelers can’t...

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Alaska Air offers a 10,000 Mile Guarantee on International Flights
Feb16

Alaska Air offers a 10,000 Mile Guarantee on International Flights

Alaska Airlines has one of the most diverse partnerships in the industry today. Their international partners cover all the major alliances of SkyTeam, OneWorld, and the Star Alliance. As one of the only airlines that still awards 1 mile for every mile flown on their own flights, one area where this wasn’t always the case was with their international partners. Starting on March 1st, 2020, anytime you fly one of Alaska Air’s...

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Bessie Coleman – The First African American Female Aviator
Feb15

Bessie Coleman – The First African American Female Aviator

Welcome to February, Black History Month, the month that we celebrate the accomplishments and feats of African Americans. Diversity is the strength of the United States, and Bessie Coleman is a prime example of what makes America, and American Aviation, so great. Who was Bessie Coleman? Born January 26, 1892 to a sharecropper family in Texas, Bessie worked in the cotton fields while studying in school. Mind you, this was a segregated...

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Alaska Airlines partners with American Airlines to Join the OneWorld Alliance!
Feb13

Alaska Airlines partners with American Airlines to Join the OneWorld Alliance!

Well – this certainly came as a shock to those of us waking up on the West Coast today. In what came out of nowhere, Alaska Airlines just announced that they are partnering with American Airlines and joining the OneWorld Alliance. World Class Partnership Back in November of 2018, we first hinted on this, that Alaska Airlines might be looking to join the OneWorld Alliance, but nothing really came of it. The rumor came, the rumor...

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Air New Zealand Valentine’s Day Sale, 25% off Premium Flights
Feb12

Air New Zealand Valentine’s Day Sale, 25% off Premium Flights

If you’re feeling in an exceptionally giving mood this valentines day, how about taking that special someone to London, Australia, New Zealand, or the Cook Islands? Award seats are often hard to come by to the South Pacific, so finding a deal or a cash ticket is often the best way to go. From February 12-14th, when you book two seats on Air New Zealand in either their Premium Economy Class or their Business Class cabin,...

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Hyatt Awesome Winter and Spring Promotion – Double Points and More
Feb11

Hyatt Awesome Winter and Spring Promotion – Double Points and More

Hyatt is out with their Winter/Spring promotion, and it doesn’t disappoint. They’re opening up the flood gates with 2x bonus points on all stays and a 1,500 point bonus per stay if you hold the World of Hyatt card. Details below. Promotion Details The Hyatt Promotion is quite simple, and laid out in basic terms: All Members: Register to earn 2X points everywhere, starting with your second qualifying stay from February 15...

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Admirals Club Flagship Lounge Chicago, Review
Feb08

Admirals Club Flagship Lounge Chicago, Review

The Admiral’s Club in Chicago’s O’Hare airport encompasses two levels with the middle level being the coveted flagship lounge. On a recent trip through Chicago on an Iberia Business Class ticket, we were granted entry to this exclusive retreat. American has differing level of Admiral’s club in their program, with the top being the Flagship lounges. Only found in hub cities, Flagship lounges offer a much more...

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Hyatt House New York City, Hotel Review
Feb07

Hyatt House New York City, Hotel Review

Tiny rooms are standard in most NYC hotels, so finding an affordable option that has space to relax, a kitchen, and a free breakfast is like finding a unicorn. Enter, the Hyatt House NYC. Located at the intersection of 28th and 6th, it lies just a few short blocks from both the Empire State building and Penn Station. The room is huge. Well, huge in New York standards. Upon entering, the bed is right in front of you with a nice comfy...

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BREAKING: All New York Residents now Banned from Global Entry, Nexus. TSA Precheck Not yet Affected
Feb05

BREAKING: All New York Residents now Banned from Global Entry, Nexus. TSA Precheck Not yet Affected

In a sweeping order, the acting head of the DHS has eliminated applications of Global Entry and other Trusted Travel Programs for all New York Residents.

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Did your Uber account get cancelled? Check your email for discounts
Feb03

Did your Uber account get cancelled? Check your email for discounts

Earlier than week many of you may have tried to use your account only to find that your entire was suspended.  For no reason other than what can best be described as a computer glitch, Uber cancelled tens of thousands of accounts, mostly accounts that were loaded with gift cards or Uber cash.    Considering the amount of cards that were sold over the past few months at a discount via many retailers, the...

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