Wyndham Grand Athens Review

The Wyndham Grand Athens, newly opened in December 2016, is located about a 20-minute walk from Monastiraki – the center of attention under the Acropolis. However, the immediate area and portions of the walk there are just desolate. In fact, every taxi driver we had warned us to not go out in the area at night. […] Read on →

Norwegian starts Austin and Chicago, 20,000 bonus Qmiles, Qatar adds Prague, Etihad, Turkish and Saudia off the laptop ban (soon), more Singapore Premium fares from Colombo

– Norwegian is starting flights to Chicago and Austin in March 2018 – great to see some more US cities getting Norwegian (Review) service – it is a blessing! – Qatar has a promotion to get 20,000 bonus Qmiles miles for flights from/to the US Book your ticket from now until 8 July 2017 and […] Read on →

My Favorite 18 Things to do Krakow

My Favorite 18 Things to do Krakow – Understand Krakow is a great combination of a historic (but beautifully restored) Old Town and American-style, bubbling entrepreneurship with food and drink options. The city avoided destruction during WWII and has built out a tourist industry and a sophisticated service industry on top of that. Krakow feels […] Read on →

Mighty Travels Interviews Mark Lenahan at CJ Ignition

Mark Lenahan Dublin-based Mark Lenahan is a software product management and travel technology specialist. We sat down with Mark to ask him some questions about his work, travel and where he thinks the most value is in each travel loyalty program… Mighty Travels: What is CJ Ignition? Mark Lenahan: We are a small and very specialised consultancy […] Read on →

Speeding up a Website – Mighty Travels Style

Speeding up a Website Publishing content with WordPress hardly seems like rocket science. Download the free software, then install and add some plugins and – voilà – that’s it, right? Indeed it is when you initially get started and just have a few visitors to your site and very little content. However, once you have a few thousand posts […] Read on →

Lufthansa Miles & More status match, China Southern (Skyteam) Status match, United Mileage Plus award chart, British Airways to battle yet another strike action

– Lufthansa’s Italian division has a status match campaign up to Miles & More Senator status (Star Alliance Gold) How does the promotion? To obtain the status Miles & More just send all ’email address lhdirezionegeneraleitalia@dlh.de the following documentation: Copy of a valid reservation to fly before 31 December with one of the Austrian Airlines […] Read on →

Club Carlson free Friday night, China Southern adds Irkutsk, will your Hertz rental drive itself?, woman almost destroys aircraft engine with a few old coins, major airlines’ accounting practices, what would you do if need to put on your life jacket?

– this Club Carson promotion can get you a free Friday night certificate or 10,000 Bonus points with just two stays – Skift takes a look at the amazing business of ‘soft brands’ i.e. (Autograph Collection) – that seems a ‘money printing’ machine for both chain and the group of properties – Apple has selected […] Read on →

DHS install new security measures, Trump travel ban finally coming live, Ghana opens domestic flights to foreign carriers, Barclays 45000 miles card, Uber rides for others, Citibank 75,000 Executive card link

– the DHS is setting new security procedures in motion – most we do not know yet but there is NO new laptop ban from European airports – awesome! – almost forgotten the Trump administration travel ban is coming into reality after the latest Supreme Court decision – Ghana is amazingly open with aviation rights […] Read on →

My Favorite 14 Things to do Wroclaw

My Favorite 14 Things to do Wroclaw – Understand Wroclaw – a major Polish city – was built on the grounds of Germany’s Breslau after WWII. The city is blessed with a well-restored Old Town that has undergone a full restoration. Wroclaw has many waterways crossing the downtown area which make it extra pretty but […] Read on →

The IHG Airline Employee Programme Rate can save you 25% or more on your hotel stays

IHG Airline Employee Programme What’s the IHG Airline Employee Programme Rate? In the past, we’ve written about the IHG Friends and Family rate and the IHG Corporate rate, but did you know that airline employees can also save a bundle on their InterContinental stays? IHG offers special discount rates for airline employees at more than 4,600 properties around the world, including InterContinental […] Read on →

Radisson Blu Hotel Wroclaw Review

The Radisson Blu Hotel Wroclaw is one of the few five-star hotels in this Polish city. It sits in a pretty spot, just minutes outside Wroclaw‘s old town center, between the river banks and a park. We arrived at 11AM and were welcomed by a super-friendly front desk attendant. She managed to find the room […] Read on →

Emirates discovering Saudi, Saudia most improved airline by Skytrax, Etihad discovers ancillary revenues, BA’s bold move to lease Qatar jets

– Emirates is the latest in redeploying capacity to Saudi and speeding up jet retirement – Saudia was named ‘World’s most improved airline’ by Skytrax – now I want to try them! – Etihad has discovered the beauty of ancillary revenues suddenly (they always look better in a business plan than in real life) and […] Read on →

$90 one-ways to Europe with WOW Air, Qatar 10% off any flight, AirAsia is an accident waiting to happen, BA Tier Points calculator that actually works, AirBnB going Premium finally

– WOW Air is back with their $90 One-Ways to Europe – lot’s of availability from July to October! – Qatar Airways offer 10% off for any flight you book via your phone – awesome! – scary footage from an engine failure with AirAsiax flying from Perth to Kuala Lumpur that was handled in rather […] Read on →

My Favorite 15 Things to do Dresden

My Favorite 15 Things to do Dresden – Understand Dresden is the town I grew up in and will always have a special place in my heart. This city is a great stopover on your travels to or from Berlin or Prague. It has a pretty, baroque city center that has been almost perfectly rebuilt from […] Read on →