Hyatt and American Airlines launch an EPIC Partnership
Mar05

Hyatt and American Airlines launch an EPIC Partnership

American Airlines and Hyatt Hotels have launched a huge epic new partnership that will change the way you earn points, miles, and elite status.

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JetBlue is Giving Away Free Flights For a Year!
Mar04

JetBlue is Giving Away Free Flights For a Year!

JetBlue is giving you the chance to win free flights for a year by clearing out your Instagram with their “All You Can Jet” contest.

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We’re Sending you on a Summer Vacation. Really.
Mar01

We’re Sending you on a Summer Vacation. Really.

Everyone deserves a vacation, and we’re here to help make that happen for you. This month, we’re going to give away a summer vacation to a lucky reader. Read here to find out more!

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FINALLY. Alaska Airlines sets date for SFO lounge opening
Feb20

FINALLY. Alaska Airlines sets date for SFO lounge opening

Alaska Airlines is upping their lounge game. They’ve announced the date that the SFO lounge is opening up, and a special rooftop surprise!

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Ever wonder how an airport gets its Code?
Feb01

Ever wonder how an airport gets its Code?

If you’ve ever wondered how airports get their three digit codes, there’s a website there that can give you all that info. Some are obvious, some are obscure, but all are interesting!

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Tipping Your Airline
Jan23

Tipping Your Airline

I was perusing the Boarding Area main site a few days ago and loved seeing a post from Expat Adventures on Travel Update where she was appalled at Frontier’s latest terrible idea. Speaking of terrible ideas: flying Frontier. Granted, I’ve never flown Frontier, primarily because this is #NoMasCoach, and they’re a low cost airline. If you have attended my sessions at Frequent Traveler University, you would know I...

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Dose of Reality: How to Truly Avoid a Travel Nightmare
Jan08

Dose of Reality: How to Truly Avoid a Travel Nightmare

Travel nightmares are all too common today, but using this recent example as a case study, there are things you an do to avoid the headaches that come with air travel.

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Airlines Lose Australian Open Player’s Wheelchair – AGAIN!
Jan03

Airlines Lose Australian Open Player’s Wheelchair – AGAIN!

Social Media can be the bane of our existence or the solution to all of our problems. Just today we saw on social media the case of one professional tennis player on his way to the Australian Open who uses a wheelchair have his chair LOST not only once, not only twice, but for a third time by the airlines.  Gusti (Gustavo) Fernandez is a professional tennis player who uses a wheelchair. If you haven’t heard of him,...

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Got Kids? Leave them at Home for Priority Boarding
Dec29

Got Kids? Leave them at Home for Priority Boarding

Ok. I get it, holiday travel sucks. Nothing is worse for frequent travelers then having first time travelers inundating the airport with their blank stares and random meandering all over the place. And for the new traveler, nothing is worse than navigating something totally foreign. But sometimes, the holidays, and travel, in general, just make people so stupid it boggles the mind. I’ve had one hell of a day today. I’m on a last...

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President Trump’s Government Shutdown should NOT affect TSA
Dec22

President Trump’s Government Shutdown should NOT affect TSA

Donald Trump’s government Shutdown should not affect the TSA but that doesn’t mean that this travel weekend will be without problems.

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