Love or hate them, Southwest is making big waves with their Hawaii announcement. As expected, there are plenty of online comments from the typical “air greyhound” folks reiterating how they will never fly Southwest for 6 hours straight. I am fine with that, the rest of us will enjoy the free checked bags and better […]Read more "Southwest Airlines is Heading to Hawaii – Here is What We Know"
This is a rather straight forward offer from American Airlines. Earn up to 5,000 AA miles by becoming a member at Sam’s Club. New members only.* The amount of miles earned will be based on your elite status level with AA as well as your membership level at Sam’s Club. Most people will only qualify […]Read more "Earn Up To 5,000 American Airlines Miles By Signing up For Sam’s Club Membership [YMMV]"
As a Phoenix native I must say this is long overdue. Phoenix just took away the 5th position from Philadelphia for overall city population in the US. Yes, Phoenix is now the 5th largest city in the country. Mind you this is not metro population, but within the city limits, to which Philly would win. […]Read more "New International Route – Phoenix to Frankfurt, Germany Launching 2018 – Condor Airlines"
If there is one thing I appreciate in the travel world, its competition. When new airlines and new routes are launched, it usually opens up a price war which is great for you and me. Rome – The Eternal City We had the pleasure of visiting Rome a few months ago, it was amazing! […]Read more "New Nonstop Route from The Bay Area to Rome, Italy – Starting at $189 One-Way"
There is a good chance you know what to expect when traveling to London or Paris. If not, you can ask your neighbor or coworker, they’ve likely been. But where do you turn when you are planning travel to less popular destinations like Sri Lanka or Astana? Lonely Planet has you covered! It is […]Read more "Here’s My Favorite Website For Budgeting, Transportation, and Safety Tips When Traveling Abroad"
***Update, flights are now bookable on Wow Airlines*** Man, these budget airlines don’t seem to be wasting any time. Ryan Air, Wizz, Wow Airlines, Norwegian, are all adding new routes faster than I can keep up. Heck, there’s even a brand new budget airline that I will be flying on in the […]Read more "Wow Airlines Adds Tel Aviv to Iceland Route Later This Year – Flights from TLV to the US Starting at $149"
I don’t know if Comenity Bank and United are in-bed with one another, but both seem to giveth and taketh away. Here’s the story: Approved, then denied, in that order Last week I applied and was instantly approved for the Virgin America Visa Signature card, $10k credit limit. This took place on 4/23 and […]Read more "Comenity Bank Decided to Approve Me then Later Deny Me – Not Cool!"