TRAVEL BLOG

July 5, 2017

United’s Alters Basic Economy Strategy to Avoid Antagonizing High Fare Customers

A month ago United introduced Basic Economy fares on nearly all domestic flights other than Hawaii routes. By preventing customers from reserving seats when they buy […]
July 5, 2017

Congress Working to Ban Low Airfares and the (Lack of) Science Behind Emotional Support Pets

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites […]
July 5, 2017

What Just Happened: Roskilde Festival 2017

This year’s Roskilde Festival was held hostage under threat of rain, and even though the gathering cumulonimbus clouds only made good on their promise on Friday, […]
July 5, 2017

AWFUL: United Forces Child Over 2 to Sit in Parent’s Lap After Giving Away Seat to Standby Passenger

Shirley Yamauchi was flying Houston – Boston last week for a teacher conference and brought her 27 month old son. His ticket cost $1000. They boarded […]
July 5, 2017

Review: Singapore Airlines First Class Lounge Sydney (And the Secret Shortcut to the Lounge)

After a great time visiting my family in the Sydney suburbs and staying at the Park Hyatt Sydney for four nights it was time to move […]
July 5, 2017

Last Day For American Express Biggest-Ever Signup Promotion for Delta Cards

American Express boosted the signup bonus on their Delta credit cards to the biggest public offers they’ve ever had. And the offers are expected to go […]