Tripadvisor calling Lonely Planet out on overselling - this is all too common

Harsh Truths in the Travel Industry

This is an article on setting expectations. Many articles you’ll read across the points and miles community -- and in travel publications in general -- will describe everything with rose-colored … [Read More...]

Tripadvisor calling Lonely Planet out on overselling - this is all too common

Harsh Truths in the Travel Industry

This is an article on setting expectations. Many articles you’ll read across the points and miles community -- and in travel publications in general -- will describe everything with rose-colored glasses, either glossing over negative experiences or explaining … [Read More...]

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How to Pick a Seat in Coach for International Travel

I recently returned from a trip to Singapore and flew coach. I keep telling myself that I'll never fly long distances in coach again, but somehow I make it work. A typical Boeing 777-200ER aircraft has 254 economy class seats and 37 business class seats. If … [Read More...]

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Save 20% on Marriott Gift Cards with Daily Getaways

My updates on Daily Getaways have been less frequent because there really isn't much to talk about, but tomorrow's promotion is a slam dunk. You can buy Marriott gift cards on Friday at 10 AM Pacific Time for a quick 20% discount on face value. That means $100 … [Read More...]