Cheap Flights To Europe For Christmas, Buy An Airline Ticket And Board a Bus, Starwood Screws Up, Southwest Wakes Up. Things I Find Interesting On Friday, February 28th, 2014

A great fare sale to Europe that includes the Christmas travel season, Starwood corrects their mistakes, Southwest rolls out mobile boarding passes about 10 years too late. Oh, and have you ever bought an airline ticket to ride on a bus?

Things I Find Interesting On Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Don’t forget to enter my giveaway today for a free American Airlines Admirals Club day pass.   My favorite airline, American, is announced new service to Asia.  View From the Wing has all the details, but here’s a summary: New Dallas-Shanghai service scheduled for summer 2014. New Dallas-Hong Kong service on the new 777-300ER also scheduled […]

American Airlines Gets DOT Approval To Operating Flights Between Los Angeles and Sao Paolo, Brazil

About a month ago, I wrote about the expectation that service between LAX and Sao Paolo, Brazil was for later this fall.  There were still a few hurdles to clear, and Thursday American cleared another hurdle when the DOT issued a Show Cause Order for their requested new service. The final approval is highly likely […]

American Airlines Adds Service Between Miami and Milan

Tickets go on sale tomorrow for American Airlines’ new service between Miami and Milan.  This one strikes me as a bit odd. It’s being serviced by a 767-300, and the flight times are reasonable.  The Miami departure is at 5:55pm and arrives in Milan at 9:35 in the morning the following day.  Milan to Miami […]

American Expanding It’s Codeshare With Cape Air, Too

After posting just a couple hours ago about American expanding its codeshare relationship with Alaska Airlines, I ran across a piece of news about expanding codesharing in the Caribbean. American has been slowly pulling out of the Caribbean, consolidating its flights out of Miami instead of splitting them between Miami and San Juan, Puerto Rico. […]

Now’s The Time To Head To Hawaii

A few times a year opportunities pop up that you generally don’t see.  Those of you with flexible travel schedules can reap some fantastic rewards if you keep your eyes open.  Now’s a great time to consider Hawaii. Mommy Points has a great post about ultra-cheap fares on United from multiple large cities like Dallas […]

Review: Hyatt Regency Miami

Nothing too exciting here.  This trip made me realize I’ve never actually been to downtown Miami.  Been to Miami Beach, South Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, but never downtown Miami.  Can’t say I’m dying to return. Anyway, I had a one-night stay here about two weeks ago.  The property itself wasn’t overly impressive, but clean and […]