Flying eight hours in Etihad’s Apartments was a bucket list item checked for me. I won’t try to put words to the experience other than: DO IT. Where can I fly in The Apartments? The Apartments, not to be confused with The Residence (which has a separate bedroom and can’t be booked with AA miles), […]Read more "How You Can Fly Eithad First Class Apartments Using American Airlines Miles"
Southwest kicked off their biannual sale with $49 one-ways beginning on 6/6. It looks like other airlines are following Southwest’s example by pricing-matching on many routes! $49 flights this fall Here is what we know with Southwest’s sale, perhaps others: • You must book by 6/8 • Travel sale dates are from 8/22 – 12/13 […]Read more "Short Haul Flights Across the US Starting at Just $49 One-Way – American/United/Southwest/Delta"
It’s Tuesday, you know what that means, more flight fiascos. This time it was in Fort Lauderdale, not on the plane but in the ticketing area. According to Spirit, they had to cancel over 10 flights due to “pervasive illegal work slowdown”. That is code for their pilots are on strike because they are not […]Read more "Three NY Flyers Arrested for Fighting with Police After Spirit Airlines Cancelled Their Flights"
I can’t think of a more frustrating way to spend an hour of your day. You call American Airlines to book with a Oneworld partner just to wait on hold for what seems like an eternity. But at least the wait pays off, you get an ultra-competent phone agent that is all-ears. /sarcasm While I […]Read more "Helpful Tips When Making an American Airlines Oneworld Partner Award Booking"
You read that correct, you can walk into Mexico to save money and points on your next flight down South for the holidays. Before I lose you, stay with me and then see if it makes sense for your travel and ‘points’ situation. Show me the points Have you ever tried to redeem points […]Read more "Walk Across The Mexican Border to Save Money and Points on Your Next Vacation – No Joke"
There is nothing worse than saving up your points only to discover there is no award availability. Sadly, some travel bloggers are trying to perfect the art of finding award space availability. Yep, it is getting bad, so make sure you put the following tips into practice so you aren’t left with “useless points”. You […]Read more "Can’t Find Award Availability for Your Next Trip? – Give these Tips a Try"
There is nothing worse than working for months to earn points, only to realize you don’t have enough for the flight you want. Fortunately, there are some lesser-known deals for redeeming your points on a free flight, even if you only have a few thousand miles. For starters, the terms “miles” and “points” are completely interchangeable. The only […]Read more "Don’t Have Quite Enough Miles for a Free Flight – Check out These Options"