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What to Do When Your Seat Assignment Sucks

I hate early morning flights – and they are even worse when your seat assignment sucks.  That seems to be happening to many these days with fully booked flights – someone has to sit in the dreaded middle seats or back rows of the plane. Last week I was nursing my Starbucks in the Admirals…

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American Airlines Admirals Club Members Can Use Select Alaska Airlines Board Rooms

I flew through Seattle yesterday on an American Airlines from Dallas-Fort Worth so that I could connect to a regional connection on Alaska Airline/Horizon Air.  As I listened to the conversation of a couple of other elite-level travelers in first class who were grumbling about the lack of an Admirals Club in Seattle, I was able to remind them…

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American Airlines – Bonus Miles to Hong Kong & Shanghai

American Airlines just launched nonstop service to Hong Kong and Shanghai from Dallas-Fort Worth.  These new routes open up more options to access Asia on OneWorld from the US. In celebration of those routes, American is offering bonus miles for anyone booking and flying round-trips on those flights between June 24 and December 6, 2014.  Also included is the…

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Double Check Your Travel Geography When Booking

A distressed passenger is suing British Airways after he thought he booked a ticket to Granada, Spain but instead was bound for Grenada – in the Caribbean – because his travel geography and that of the reservation agent did not align. While many on social media and message boards are crying “frivolous”, it forced me to…

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