Qatar adds 12 destinations incl. San Francisco!, Qatar closes Meriadana, Pointbreaks now bookable, Malaysia Airlines turnaround, Chase cracking down on Business cards for personal use?

MightyTravels 2017-04-24 at 9.43.37 AM – Qatar has been announcing 12 new destinations (most are 2018) including – finally – San Francisco Qatar Airways on Monday announced 12 new destinations for 2017-18, including San Francisco. Other destinations include Cardiff, Malaga, Mykonos, Accra, Kiev, Prague, Mombasa and Abidjan. The airline also said that the launch of flights to Las Vegas had […] Read on →

My Favorite 36 Things to do Lima

IMG_1330 My Favorite 36 Things to do Lima – Understand Lima is a jewel of a city. The weather is temperate here year-round (though winter and spring see the most fog). The city has several clean, urban and still affordable neighborhoods right by the sea. The views are spectacular and the locals are friendly. To sum it […] Read on →

Norwegian adds Singapore, credit scores are changing, Air Canada lost a wheel, Alaska Airlines gets an unwanted A321neo, US Bank Altitude gets some ‘altitude’

MightyTravels 2017-04-20 at 11.44.49 AM – Norwegian is launching London to Singapore later this year – directly competing with the many A380 Singapore Airlines runs between both cities Norwegian had trouble securing overflight rights over Russia – I guess for this route no Siberia flying is required – If this article is right – we will soon see major changes […] Read on →

Emirates cuts US flights, 2,500 miles per Avis rental, the end of chasing airline status?, Moxy hotels coming to your town, aircraft leasing market on fire,

MightyTravels 2017-04-19 at 9.45.22 AM – Emirates is cutting back the second daily flights it had added to several US destinations last year – Avis has a Eurobonus promotion too with 2,500 miles per rental HT FrequentMiler The dummy booking I tried came back with incredibly high rates. What I will do is to use my go-to AWD and just […] Read on →

Crazy – Bangkok ends street food!, Abuja airport re-opens, Qatar and Emirates see drop US passengers, Delta’s stealth devaluation, what happened in Ouagadougou today?

IMG_1403-big – Crazy – Bangkok prohibits street food stalls all over the city In the capital, which is internationally recognised for its street food, famous locations such as Chinatown/Yaowarat and Khao San Road would be cleared of vendors in a bid to beautify Bangkok. A month after the city was named the finest street food destination […] Read on →

United #bumpgate made worse by regional affiliate?, Delta ups VDB compensation, Lufthansa still sailing strong until Norwegian arrives

MightyTravels 2017-04-15 at 4.01.19 PM – The United #bumpgate incident was made much worse by the odd relationship that mainline carriers have with the regional carriers (where the incident occurred) – Delta is apparently really scared a similar incident could happen during their operations and bumped the maximum a supervisor can offer to almost $10,000 and most agents now able […] Read on →