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Delta Air Lines in Final Jeopardy!

No, no, no Delta Air Lines is not in trouble, to my knowledge. Rather, the answer posed by Alex Qubec er...I mean Alex Trebek as host for the venerable game show Jeopardy! during an episode which aired on broadcast television yesterday, Monday, June 19, 2017 was as follows... The post Delta Air Lines in Final Jeopardy! appeared first on The Gate.

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Uber app adds a tipping option

Faced with growing pressure from its drivers and from some regulators to add a tipping function to its app, Uber this week caved in and said it will. A year ago, Uber agreed to let its drivers solicit cash tips from riders. More recently, regulators ranging from the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission [] The post Uber app adds a tipping option appeared first on TravelSkills. Related StoriesUber app adds a tipping option - EnclosureUber co

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Uber Tipping Policy Changing, Drivers Now Can Accept Tips

Uber has announced a change when it comes to their tipping policy. Drivers will now be able to accept tips, and passengers will be able to tip in the app. Initially it‘s available in three majormarkets:Seattle, Minneapolis and Houston, however by next month it will be available in all cities in the US including both The post Uber Tipping Policy Changing, Drivers Now Can Accept Tips appeared first on Points Miles Martinis.

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Reader Contest: 25 Alaska Airlines Gift Card

As part of our Featured Week with BoardingArea, we‘re offering a contest every day. We want to thank our loyal readers and engage with new readers to help us offer the best content possible. Today, we‘re offering an Alaska Airlines gift card. Sweepstakes: 25 Alaska Airlines Gift Card Between now and tomorrow noon (June... The post Reader Contest: 25 Alaska Airlines Gift Card appeared first on BaldThoughts.

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My Thoughts on Flight Safety Awareness

We all know that flying is safer than driving a car, but during a visit to an airlines training facility for a tour late last year; it helped to put things into perspective that risks are associated with everything that we do. Today I‘d like to share some information on Flight Safety Awareness. The role [] The post My Thoughts on Flight Safety Awareness appeared first on JetsettingBen.

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When The ‘Sharing‘ Economy Fails - My Terrible Experience Using Turo

For those of you not familiar with Turo, it‘s a peer-to-peer car marketplace. Think of it as the Airbnb of car rentals. Instead of renting a car from a big, faceless corporation, known for bad service, you rent a car from an individual, and it‘s facilitated by Turo. About two years ago I used Turo to rent a car for about a week. I had an overall positive experience -- the pickup and drop off of the car went smoothly, the owner was com

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You Must Register for Southwest Promos BEFORE You Book

While Southwest runs some great promotions from time to time, like the one I wrote about yesterday, there is one huge caveat to be eligible - you must have registered for the promotion PRIOR to booking your flight. That means only NEW reservations qualify. So existing reservations, even if the flight occurs during the promotional The post You Must Register for Southwest Promos BEFORE You Book appeared first on Deals We Like.

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How to Get the Southwest Companion Pass With Just One Card Bonus & Minimal Spending

Find out how you can get the valuable Southwest Companion Pass with just one card bonus - and very little spending! This is a great way to get it in an easy way! The post How to Get the Southwest Companion Pass With Just One Card Bonus Minimal Spending appeared first on Running with Miles.

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Das Skytrax Ranking fr 2017 ist da!

Zur Paris Air Show hat Skytrax das Ranking fr 2017 verffentlicht. Spannend sich das mal durchzusehen ...

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Activate Q3 5% Rotating Categories Before It‘s Too Late!

We‘re now into June, and quarter three bonus categories can be activated. There are some pretty exciting Q3 categories this year such as restaurants, Hilton properties, and airlines. Now is an excellent time to transfer some credit cardspend over to the following cards to gain extra points and/or cash back. Also, I recommend registering as... The post Activate Q3 5% Rotating Categories Before It‘s Too Late! appeared first on BaldThoug

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Look Inside New United Club in Houston Terminal C

In recent years traditional US based airline lounges had gotten a bit.stale. The hip cousin on the scene was the AmexCenturion Lounge that had nicer seating, a more updated design, better complimentary food and drinks, and frankly was a much more preferable spot to hang out between flights than a stuffy old non-renovated airline lounge with its chex mix, water, and old chairs that literally had holes in them because they wereso past their prime.

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Hyatt Introduces New Complementary Breakfast

Hyatt hotels treat me pretty well due to my Globalist status. I usually enjoy a great breakfast usually in the Club Lounge for free when I stay with Hyatt. The Hyatt Place is announcing today an new breakfast experience offering anew Build Your Own complimentary breakfast that sounds pretty great. Via the Hyatt Newsroom, Hyatt The post Hyatt Introduces New Complementary Breakfast appeared first on Points Miles Martinis.

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Paris Air Show 2017: Day 2 Digest

So day two of the Paris Air Show 2017 has concluded, and once again - it seems Boeing is stealing the march on orders. Let‘s dive straight in with the orders, confirmations and letters of intent. Boeing Continuing their successful orders from yesterday, Boeing racked up some more orders and conversions of its 737 MAX [] The post Paris Air Show 2017: Day 2 Digest appeared first on Economy Class Beyond.

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Promotions then and now

One thing I‘ve come to realize is that I‘ve been here a long time. Not as long as a few others, but it‘s been a while. I remember the first ticket I booked was when Aeroplan had a sale where you could book First Class at business class prices and Business class at economy class The post Promotions then and now appeared first on Canadian Kilometers.

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Malpensa Express to Milan Airport: Forget The Automated Machine

The cost to take a taxi Malpensa Airport is 95 euros. The smart solution is to take the Malpensa Express train which takes fifty minutes if everything goes right. The first problem was the ticket machines. The ones that accepted cash were not in service. The ones that accepted credit card would not accept my The post Malpensa Express to Milan Airport: Forget The Automated Machine appeared first on The Points Of Life .

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Qantas Announce Boeing 787 Dreamliner Names

Qantas have announced the names of their forthcoming Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet. The airline held a competition asking the Australian public to suggest names for the aircraft and these were whittled down to a number of finalists. This list comprised of twenty choices which I explained in a post while the competition was running. So, []

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Deal Alert Fares From Only 42

If you have some flights to book, check out this sale where you can score flights for only 42 with travel days into December 2017. Remember with this sale, you can also save on points redemptions so check out this beforeJune 29, 2017 on Southwest. Deal Alert Fares From Only 42 Book by 6/29. Nonrefundable. The post Deal Alert Fares From Only 42 appeared first on Points Miles Martinis.

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Raffles London to open in 2020

Raffles London to open in 2020 Raffles, the uber posh, ultra lux brand within the Accor group is opening its first hotel in London. If you‘ve ever had a Singapore Sling you have Raffles to thank for itas it was invented at the very first Raffles in Singapore. It‘s ridiculously overpriced and a must do [] The post Raffles London to open in 2020 appeared first on Monkey Miles.

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The Worst Hotel ‘Continental Breakfast‘ I‘ve Had In Years

I‘ve spent the past few days in NYC, and last night decided to check out The New York EDITION. Given Marriott‘s takeover of Starwood, I‘m doing what I can to review more Marriott brands, so us Starwood loyalists can get a better sense of what we can expect. EDITION is one of Marriott‘s highest end brands, and right now they have a fairly limited footprint, with locations in Abu Dhabi, London, Miami Beach, New York, and San

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Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Resort Review

As one of the first resorts in Orlando, Florida outside of the Disney properties, the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Resort was an extreme pleasure to stay at. With 815 guest rooms and suites, 24 hour fully loaded gym, half acre pool with 12 waterfalls, 9 hole pitch and putt, basketball, volleyball, rock climbing wall, paddle... The post Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Resort Review appeared first on BaldThoughts.

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Spirit Fare Sale, Round-Trip Flights From 90

Low cost carrier Spirit Airlines has another sale with some great prices on select routes.

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Review: Iberia‘s Impressive Velzquez Lounge in Madrid

The Iberia Velzquez Business Class lounge in Madrid offers something for everyone. While not quite of first class caliber, it provides many amenities that go above and beyond your typical European business class lounge. The 24/7 lounge is located in Terminal 4S. After security, walk through the duty free shop where you will find glass [] The post Review: Iberia‘s Impressive Velzquez Lounge in Madrid appeared first on Live and Let‘s Fl

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Tonight 6/20: Seattle Meetup

Join us for a Seattle meetup: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 5 - 8 pm Art Marble 21, 731 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109 The post Tonight 6/20: Seattle Meetup appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai.

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United‘s NYC taxi tip: Newark is quicker

United Airlines has kicked off a clever advertising campaign to convince NYC travelers they should fly out of its Newark hub instead of JFK Airport. The airline has put digital displays on the roofs of 125 New York City taxis showing the estimated travel times to both JFK and Newark - and Newark comes out [] The post United‘s NYC taxi tip: Newark is quicker appeared first on TravelSkills. Related StoriesUnited‘s NYC taxi tip: Newark i

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