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Eating Well in Singapore

When I first got an invitation to visit Singapore as part of an official tourism board event, one thought went through my head -- I am going to get fat on all that amazing food! Singapore's long … [Read More...]

The green lines are round-trips while the red lines are one-ways.

Award Travel Rules on Alaska Airlines

Chauncey emailed me last weekend with a question about Alaska Airlines routing rules. Not all their rules are well published on Alaska's website, and he needed to get to Europe with a combination of … [Read More...]

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Eating Well in Singapore

When I first got an invitation to visit Singapore as part of an official tourism board event, one thought went through my head -- I am going to get fat on … [Read More...]

Wild Ginger

Travel Meetup in Bellevue Tomorrow at Wild Ginger

Dave helps run a monthly meetup on travel, miles, and manufactured spend in the Seattle area, alternating between Seattle and Bellevue. This month's event is coming up soon -- Tuesday, May 18 -- and he's asked me to spread the word. Wild Ginger has a … [Read More...]

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Review: Raffles Hotel Presidential Suite

Raffles is one of the most famous names in luxury travel, and nearly everyone who visits Singapore stops by the original Raffles Hotel on Beach Road. The majority go for tea at the Tiffin Room or a Singapore Sling from the wood-paneled Long Bar. Fewer stay as … [Read More...]

Alaska Preferred Plus seats

Alaska Airlines Begins Selling Extra Legroom TODAY

While the plan was reported previously, today Alaska Airlines sent out a press release that it is ready to begin selling seats in its economy class cabin with extra legroom for an additional fee. This is not quite the same as the Economy Plus (United), Main … [Read More...]