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American Airlines is being sued for operating in expropriated property in Cuba

American Airlines is being sued for operating in expropriated property in Cuba

American Airlines became the first air carrier to be sued for conducting business on properties confiscated by the government in Cuba, despite having obtained authorization from the Barack Obama government to fly to the island. The Lawsuit The lawsuit against American Airlines and the LATAM Airlines Group was filed Wednesday. It was filed Miami federal […]

Posted on September 26, 2019 by in American Airlines, Choice Privileges, Delta Airlines, Frequent Flyer Programs, Fuel surcharges, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Hilton Aruba Review (formerly Radisson Aruba)

Hilton Aruba Review (formerly Radisson Aruba)

The Hilton Aruba recently opened on the grounds of the now re-flagged Radisson Aruba. The hotel is located in ‘Noord’ – arguably the premier strip of hotels on the north-west side of the island. Together with the Hilton Aruba you can find the Holiday Inn Resort Aruba, the Ritz Carlton Aruba, the Marriott Aruba as […]

Posted on February 24, 2016 by in Hilton Honors

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Transaero files for bankruptcy – some tickets are honored

Transaero files for bankruptcy – some tickets are honored

UPDATE: Jordan comments and sends us this ‘welcome’ piece of news: “Upon the decision of the Government to reorganize the activities of Transaero and to ensure the transportation of our passengers, the sales of tickets for our flights has been stopped” said the statement “the transportation of passengers with issued tickets for our domestic and […]

Posted on October 3, 2015 by in Travel Deals

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My favorite Things to do in Seattle

My favorite Things to do in Seattle

After my rather exciting flight thanks to the newly earned SSSS badge I enjoyed Seattle over the last weekend. Here are my favorite things to do. Things to do in Seattle – Understand Seattle is a city were corporate culture is ingrained in the city’s DNA. Super-charged employers like Microsoft, Boeing, Amazon and other successful […]

Posted on September 14, 2015 by in Travel Deals

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My favorite 16 Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

My favorite 16 Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

My favorite 16 Things to do in Kota Kinabalu – Understand Kota Kinabalu is Malaysia’s biggest city in Borneo. It only takes about 500,000 people to achieve this! Kota Kinabalu has been a major tourism hub for decades for Koreans and South Eastern Chinese mainlanders and the recent spike in visitors have jaded locals visibly. […]

Posted on September 10, 2015 by in TOP Travel Destinations

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How to fly cheap on Spirit Airlines and earn 8,000 free miles

How to fly cheap on Spirit Airlines and earn 8,000 free miles

What’s the scoop with how to fly cheap on Spirit Airlines? According to statistics recorded by the Bureau of Transportation, Spirit Airlines ranked fifth in 2015 baggage fee revenue for Q1, raking in $65,148. Last year’s total baggage fee revenue for Spirit was $241,867 and together, all US airlines made over an incredible $6.5 billion just in […]

Posted on July 15, 2015 by in Travel Deals

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US air passenger taxes are now among the highest in the world

US air passenger taxes are now among the highest in the world

What’s the scoop with US air passenger taxes? According to a new report from the global accounting and consultancy network UHY, air passenger taxes in the United States are now among the highest in the world. UHY looked at taxes and compulsory government charges imposed for each economy class passenger by 21 worldwide governments and analyzed additional […]

Posted on June 30, 2015 by in Travel Deals

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Delta Airlines flight information removed from TripAdvisor, CheapOair and more travel websites

Delta Airlines flight information removed from TripAdvisor, CheapOair and more travel websites

What’s the scoop with Delta Airlines flight information? Some leading OTA and metasearch sites claim that Delta has publicly cut them off so that they can no longer display prices or schedules in their search displays. The information has been released in a study entitled Benefits of Preserving Consumers’ Ability to Compare Airline Fares, by Travel Technology Association (which represents the travel sites). The […]

Posted on May 21, 2015 by in Delta Skymiles

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Paradise Island, Samal – a cool escape from busy Davao, Philippines

Paradise Island, Samal – a cool escape from busy Davao, Philippines

Trip Index (what we have published so far): Review Hanauma Bay, Hawaii (near Honolulu, Oahu) Hyatt Place Waikiki, Honolulu Hotel Review American Express Centurion Lounge SFO Review Sheraton Laguna Guam Resort Review United Business Class Review Dreamliner 787 – San Francisco (SFO) – Osaka (KIX) UA35 Top 11 Things to do Honolulu (Waikiki and South […]

Posted on May 12, 2015 by in TOP Travel Destinations

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