A new coat of paint and a new lease on life for ramshackle buildings transformed into guesthouses in Old Bangkok...
Through Thursday only United is offering up to a 100% bonus on purchased miles. But there’s a catch. If you get the 100% bonus then miles are 1.88 cents apiece. That’s the regular price US Airways offers miles at, pretty much every month, with their promotions. Show More Summary
It would seem to me that there is a threshold of revenue versus passenger comfort; and that crossing that threshold excessively either way would not be beneficial. It would be unrealistic if airlines offered all of its passengers premium class seating and service at economy class prices — the airline would most likely not survive. Show More Summary
Reader Stannis asked the following question on a recent post about redeeming Starpoints: "On the earning side, would you agree that all unbonused spend should rather be directed to the Club Carlson card? I’ve recently acquired this card...Show More Summary
The minibar menu is a good place to start for finding out what's NOT free in your hotel room Our former front desk guy has given valuable tips on effectively complaining to the front desk when something goes wrong. Now, he's got a few tips on getting around those pesky hotel fees that pop up from out of nowhere on your bill. Show More Summary
The Delano Las Vegas hotel, sibling of the Miami Beach original, will open Tuesday with 1,117 suites.
In response to decreased tourism returns this year due in part to the country?s political woes, Thailand has doubled the amount of days that tourists are allowed to stay in the country on a visa-exempt stamp from 30 to 60. Passport holders from 49 nations, including the United States, do not need to apply for a visa to enter Thailand. Show More Summary
As high-profile merger news has been fast and furious in past weeks from Family Dollar’s $8+ billion purchase to Burger Kings $11 billion buy of Tim Horton’s, today we received huge news for the cruise industry with the announcement of Norwegian Cruise Line’s plan to buy Prestige Cruises International, Inc for $3 Billion. The initial […]
Global awareness of the Ebola epidemic has not translated into effective action. As organizations such as Samaritan’s Purse and Doctors Without Borders continue to engage in the fight against the deadly virus, here are some lessons learned to date.
The newly-opened EVEN Hotel in Norwalk, Connecticut The development of the EVEN Hotels brand has been an interesting thing to watch as it attempts to appeal to travelers, presumably of the business variety, who want to stay in shape while on the road. Show More Summary
Book your reservation at the Best Value or Web Special rate plans at participating hotel properties between tomorrow, September 2, 2014 and November 23, 2014 at the official Internet web site of Best Western and you will receive a discount...Show More Summary
If you are seeking to renounce your American citizenship, it is going to cost you a whole lot more to do so — $1,900.00 more, to be exact. Due to record numbers of Americans formally renouncing their United States citizenship over the...Show More Summary
An e-mail message was received by FlyerTalk member javabytes approximately one hour ago from ExpertFlyer announcing that the service will no longer offer any information pertaining to Delta Air Lines effective immediately as of September 1, 2014... The post No Delta Information on ExpertFlyer Anymore As Of Today appeared first on The Gate.
You would most likely not allow me as your seat mate to use half of the space in your seat to place my belongings. Why would you tolerate having me take up half the space of the seat for which you paid simply because I was obese? Looking...Show More Summary
Book your tickets by September 1, 2014 to enjoy a discount of up to 10 percent off of flights operated by Qatar Airways originating in the United States to greater than 140 destinations worldwide with the Labor Day Weekend Sale — but...Show More Summary
Opatija is a town in western Croatia located on the Gulf of Kvarner, which is a bay in the northern Adriatic Sea. After having just met with several dozen fellow members of FlyerTalk in Ljubljana for a few days and figuring that this...Show More Summary
Targeted promotions look like the new norm as we trip through the last few months of 2014 with Hyatt, IHG and Marriott offering different promotions to different members. This Loyalty Traveler page summarizes dozens of hotel loyaltyShow More Summary
It is not often that a whole new city is created completely from the ground up; but Lusail City is being built from the ground up at a cost of $45 billion to be ready in time for the Fédération Internationale de Football AssociationShow More Summary
As of Sept. 1, passengers may use devices switched to "flight mode" at all times.
Nausea in and of itself can be an unsettling feeling, to say the least; but when you experience it while you are in a moving vehicle such as a car, boat or airplane, the feeling can become pronounced exponentially — perhaps to the point...Show More Summary