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International Destinations Reopening to Tourists

International Destinations Reopening to Tourists

Following the news and updates around the COVID-19 pandemic, many airlines were forced to suspend or reduce their daily operations, and countries were forced to introduce travel restrictions. With the pandemic slowing down around the world, many countries have started to ease border restrictions and reopen for international tourists. Europe European Union and Schengen countries […]

Posted on June 26, 2020 by in Destinations & Inspiration, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Awesome Business Class fares from Canada and Mexico to Bali – $839 Round Trip

Awesome Business Class fares from Canada and Mexico to Bali – $839 Round Trip

Japan Airlines and American have some awesome deals to Bali right now. The cheapest seem to be departing from Vancouver but Toronto, Calgary and Mexico City work as well. Most dates work – up until March 2021. You can book Japan Airlines using their 767’s for just $841 RT and find dates on Google Flights […]

Posted on April 29, 2020 by in AAdvantage, American Airlines, Error Fares / Mistake Fares

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United Polaris Lounge San Francisco Review

United Polaris Lounge San Francisco Review

United has been busy behind the scenes for almost two years in renovating its huge United Club that’s just after security at the San Francisco International Terminal. Polaris branding came along in the meantime and the re-opening had been delayed for quite some time. It finally happened about a week ago and Oscar Munoz officially […]

Posted on May 11, 2018 by in Things to Do (City Guides)

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My experience booking a Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles award ticket (Bangkok Sales Office)

My experience booking a Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles award ticket (Bangkok Sales Office)

  Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles requires you to visit a Turkish Airlines sales office to book an award ticket. While you can put flights on hold, the call center – for reasons unknown – can only price partner flights in miles but cannot calculate fees and extra charges (notably any fuel surcharges). The call center can price […]

Posted on January 3, 2018 by in Travel Deals, Turkish Airlines Review

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Aeromexico Business Class Review Los Angeles (LAX) to Mexico (MEX) and Mexico (MEX) to Los Angeles (LAX) 737

Aeromexico Business Class Review Los Angeles (LAX) to Mexico (MEX) and Mexico (MEX) to Los Angeles (LAX) 737

Aeromexico used their new 787 to and from Los Angeles for a while but this was a fleeting phenomenon (only before I booked unfortunately). Instead, the airline uses two separate 737s right now. At LAX, Delta just changed to the same terminal as Aeromexico, so the Air Canada lounge will likely become a Delta Sky Club. […]

Posted on May 19, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Priority Pass Lounges

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A guide to the Southwest cancellation policy (plus flights from $59 with the new sale)

A guide to the Southwest cancellation policy (plus flights from $59 with the new sale)

What’s the Southwest cancellation policy? Strangely enough, you can actually cancel a ‘nonrefundable’ Southwest Airlines flight within 24 hours of booking without penalty, which is very useful if you don’t want to lose a seat but still want to compare prices elsewhere once it’s secured. You’re refunded back to your original form of payment or you can […]

Posted on January 4, 2017 by in Cheap flights, Southwest Rapid Rewards

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My Favorite 12 Things to do in Monterey, California (incl. Carmel, CA)

My Favorite 12 Things to do in Monterey, California (incl. Carmel, CA)

My Favorite 12 Things to do in Monterey, California – Understand Monterey, CA (not to be confused with the city of Monterrey in Mexico) is located right on the coast between San Francisco and Santa Barbara. Monterey (and the neighboring Carmel-by-the-Sea) is well-known for its picturesque coastline just north of the Big Sur coast. Monterey is […]

Posted on December 22, 2016 by in Things to Do (City Guides), TOP Travel Destinations

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Can Carlson Travel Agent Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

Can Carlson Travel Agent Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

  What are Carlson Travel Agent Rates? Like other major hotel brands and travel providers, Carlson is known for offering preferred lower rates to travel professionals, either for the agents to use for personal stays or so they can book on behalf of clients. The Carlson Look To Book site does more than just offer a discount, however. […]

Posted on November 21, 2016 by in Club Carlson / Radisson, Travel Agent Rate

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Is Mexico City safe?

Is Mexico City safe?

Before I went to Mexico City I heard that question a lot – is Mexico City safe? As with many things in life – my answer is – it depends! If you arrive at MEX airport and take a taxi (or better Uber) downtown you will see lots of poor neighborhoods and venturing into those […]

Posted on July 15, 2015 by in TOP Travel Destinations

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My favorite 14 Things to Do in Novosibirsk, Russia

My favorite 14 Things to Do in Novosibirsk, Russia

My favorite 14 Things to Do in Novosibirsk, Russia – Understand Novosibirsk is an industrial city in Western Siberia (eastern Russia). It’s a rather modern and efficient city. However, don’t expect much hospitality or tourist infrastructure. Locals probably won’t believe that you are a tourist, as they tend to think that nobody would ever go to […]

Posted on May 27, 2015 by in Things to Do (City Guides), TOP Travel Destinations

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United Business Class Review Dreamliner 787 – San Francisco (SFO) – Osaka (KIX) UA35

United Business Class Review Dreamliner 787 – San Francisco (SFO) – Osaka (KIX) UA35

Trip Index (what we have published so far): United Club Honolulu Airport (HNL) Review United Economy Flight Review – a tale of two flights Review Hanauma Bay, Hawaii (near Honolulu, Oahu) Hyatt Place Waikiki, Honolulu Hotel Review American Express Centurion Lounge SFO Review Sheraton Laguna Guam Resort Review For my flight to Guam, I wanted […]

Posted on May 4, 2015 by in Airline Reviews, United Mileage Plus

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