TRAVEL BLOG

August 18, 2017

Great Fare: DC – Chicago on American Just $50

American Airlines has filed a super discounted fare between Washington DC and Chicago. Here’s a $50 flight: To show how big a deal the various taxes […]
August 18, 2017

How to Save Hundreds of Dollars When Cancelling American AAdvantage Awards

Two years ago I wrote the Ultimate Guide to Booking Award Tickets Using American AAdvantage Miles. It’s basically still up to date, except for a subsequent […]
August 18, 2017

Always Check Fees Before Booking an American AAdvantage Award on British Airways

American AAdvantage adds fuel surcharges to awards on British Airways and Iberia. They’re fairly de minimis for Iberia flights, but for British Airways it makes awards […]
August 18, 2017

Steve Bannon’s Departure from the White House May Be Bad News for Delta, American, and United

In the days following violent protests in Charlottesville, with white supremacists clashing with counterprotestors, White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon — the leader of the nationalist […]
August 18, 2017

Airline Selling 10-Year Expired Cheese Toasties as Buy Onboard

American Airlines domestic meals are really bad. I don’t want to eat them. But I rarely question whether it’s safe to do so. easyJet meals, however, […]
August 18, 2017

WOW: Amazing Airfare New York – Israel $298 Roundtrip

Transatlantic discounter Wow Air is selling Newark to Tel Aviv from $149 each way, $298 roundtrip, all-in including taxes. That’s an amazing price for New York […]