Ski Utah, a tourism organization that promotes ski destinations in the state, is offering a $300 Delta gift card to help defray travel costs when you book a qualifying hotel stay of three nights or … [Read more...] about Get a $300 Delta Gift Card for Booking a Ski Trip to Park City
The United Island Hopper is a well-known AvGeek bucket list item. For those unfamiliar, it’s a flight between Honolulu and Guam that stops at several destinations in the Marshall Islands and Federated … [Read more...] about Flying the United Island Hopper with United Miles
The Wall Street Journal's Middle Seat column this week described the confusion and hassle with using codeshare tickets. These are flights that are sold by one airline and operated by another. They are … [Read more...] about Confused? How to Fly on Codeshares without Hassle
One of the most frequent questions I get from friends and family is whether they should sleep on an upcoming long flight. Or WHEN they should sleep. This can cause some anxiety because nobody likes to … [Read more...] about Should I Sleep or Stay Awake on My Next Flight?
...And buying anything else would be even worse.I get it, nearly everyone goes to Starbucks. Even though I think the coffee isn't great, it's still convenient and someplace I'll stop when I can't … [Read more...] about Buying Coffee with the Starbucks Credit Card Is a Really Bad Idea
This morning Lufthansa revealed that it will be changing its livery to a new design. As one of the largest carriers in Europe with many international flights, it's an easily recognized carrier around … [Read more...] about Lufthansa Unveils New Livery, Dropping Yellow Accent Color
I just finished up my mileage spreadsheet this year and banked about 186,000 miles, visiting 5 continents and (at least) 24 countries. This involved crossing a lot of timezones and a lot of long-haul … [Read more...] about What Causes Jet Lag? It’s Not What You Think!
Following-up on an already strong start to 2018, where I reported on the new routes that airlines announced or launched in the first half of January, there are some pretty exciting new routes that are … [Read more...] about New Routes Round-up: January 16-31
Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan partners have been in flux over the last year with the airline adding new partners and losing current ones. Over the last year the Alaska Airlines has not only merged with … [Read more...] about Korean Air May End Partnership with Alaska Airlines
I decided to treat myself with a Caribbean cruise for my 40th birthday. While we've cruised several times, this would be the first with the baby. We eventually decided on taking Royal Caribbean's … [Read more...] about Introduction: Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas, Galveston to Western Caribbean