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New Features at ExpertFlyer

Last week saw the rollout of new features at ExpertFlyer, one of my favorite road warrior tools. ExpertFlyer is a subscription service that gives travelers access to many pieces of the travel booking puzzle that are normally available to reservations agents only – information like the current status of fare buckets on particular flights, full…

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale via AAdvantage eShopping – 7 Miles per Dollar

Today you can shop the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale via AAdvantage eShopping and receive 7 points per dollar. The sale will run for two more weeks and there are some great traveler finds this year.  In past years, some of the better finds have sold out quickly. I don’t always get excited about sales but I’ve…

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First Class Meal Service Changes Coming to American Airlines

American will be making changes to meal service in domestic first class cabins beginning September 1. The move is to standardize service across the board as a continuing step of the merger with US Airways.  These first class meal service changes will eliminate plated meals on most flights under 2 hours and 45 minutes. For…

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Fun Summer Contests

I spotted a couple of fun summer contests today that cover some of my travel necessities – shoes, luggage, wifi, and electronic gadgets. The first is from shoe company Shoes of Prey.  I have not yet tried this service but it’s on my “to do” list.  Shoes of Prey is an Australian e-commerce company that specializes in…

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