TRAVEL BLOG

July 2, 2017

The Grand Hyatt Factory, New York

Returning to the hotel at around 11 p.m. the check-in line was over 20 deep. It’s a perfectly serviceable property, good at the price when it’s […]
July 2, 2017

TSA Teaches Flight Attendants How to Beat Up Passengers

This TSA video begins, “a poke to the eyes, a slap to the ears, a kick to the groin.. these students aren’t air marshals, they’re airline […]
July 1, 2017

Hyatt Awards Used to Be Capped at 15,000 Points. Now They Cost Whatever Hyatt Says.

With the addition of Miraval to the Hyatt portfolio we’re seeing something dangerous. Hyatt has amended its terms and conditions to describe properties “not included by […]
July 1, 2017

Making Passengers Stand During Flight to Save Money and More

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 1, 2017

Alaska Airlines Cancelling Hundreds of Regional Flights Due to Pilot Shortage

Alaska Airlines subsidiary Horizon Air has a significant shortage of pilots for its 76 seat Bombardier Q400 aircraft. And the pilots union doesn’t like the airline […]
July 1, 2017

Hawaii Video – North Shore Drive in Oahu

In this video from Hawaii we take a North Shore drive on the island of Oahu. Stops include Hanauma Bay for snorkeling, beautiful Lanikai Beach, Sunset Beach, Pipeline […]