June 2015 I visited Venice to see the Biennial (or the Biennale). When leaving the Arsenale there is a narrow alley between two old buildings. There I found these rags: Okwui Enwezo curated the 56th Art Biennale of Venice. (See Labiennale at Google) which had the subtitle All The World’s Futures. Show More Summary
United Airlines is resuming their Denver to London flights. The airline last flew the route in 2010. United will be competing with British Airways on the flight, who operates the route with a 747. The airline will fly the route with a 787. The once daily flight will be summer seasonal and will begin on […]
When I visited Osaka I stayed at the Hotel CLAITON Shin...
We've seen a lot of strategic airline investments lately, some of which make sense, and some of which are confusing. Here's the latest such investment, which is even more complicated than usual. Delta has just announced that they're investing in Air France, and Air France has just announced that they're investing in Virgin Atlantic. Show More Summary
Over the past week, I wrote about some airline bonus offers by going through an online shopping portal to do all your shopping online. Currently, there are three offers that I know about: Southwest Airlines: Earn up to 2,00 points (expires...Show More Summary
GHA Platinum ist nicht der beste Mid-Tier Status, aber man bekommt ihn schon für 30 Euro...
An old couch sits in the rotunda of the Bangor Public Library in Maine. Though somewhat inviting, visitors aren’t allowed to plop down atop it after perusing through the stacks of books. The last person to actually use the couch was a dying U.S. Show More Summary
You can earn 1,000 bonus American Airlines AAdvantage miles per stay at participating hotel and resort properties of Starwood Hotels and Resorts — but you must be a member of the Starwood Preferred Guest program to take advantage ofShow More Summary
Many US cities to the US Virgin Islands (St. Thomas / St. Croix) roundtrip for under $400 (as low as $220 from Miami). This includes several dates throughout the winter as well, so...
Don’t worry: if you haven't heard of a rhombicuboctahedron, you're not the only one. When the National Library of Belarus opened its new Minsk location in 2006, the shape—with its eight triangular and 18 square faces—left many scratching...Show More Summary
Richard Branson is giving up his controlling stake in Virgin Atlantic as part of a deal that would bring in Air France-KLM as a partner.
Yesterday I did something I rarely do, well, other than the whole flying in a private jet thing. The other very unusual thing I did was driving from our house north of Houston all the way to Hobby Airport in South Houston. I get some flak on the blog from time to time when I talk about how I just almost won’t go to Hobby. Show More Summary
Yesterday I discussed a few possibilities as to how to get to the Angkor Wat temple complex from the city of Siem Reap, Cambodia. What did I do? Well, I decided to do two of the aforementioned options. I knew I wanted to explore theShow More Summary
Japan Airlines and VietJet have announced an extensive tie-up. VietJet is the fast-rising Vietnamese airline known for its lively flight experience. Codesharing is the start.… The post JAL-VietJet Tie-Up, Frequent Flyer Links on the Way appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai.
IHG hat wieder 25% Rabatt in Asien, Middle East und Afrika eingeschalten. Nicht überall gibt es aber die 25%...
By Robert Niles: Universal has announced its third house for this year's installment of Halloween Horror Nights ? STARZ's original series, "Ash vs Evil Dead." According to Universal, the house will feature locations from the first two...Show More Summary
“BOY, if you’re a taxi owner, you’d better think about a new model.” After studying his company’s latest report on business-travel spending, Bob Neveu is pretty clear about the way the world is heading.
American has been trying to refresh their longhaul fleet over the past few years. This process started back in early 2013, when they took delivery of their first 777-300ER with reverse herringbone seats in business class. It's crazy to think that was already more than four years ago. Show More Summary
Whether you are in New York City for a business trip or a long weekend, seeing a live performance on (or off) Broadway is always a highlight. But getting tickets to the shows you want to see requires a lot more time, effort and in many cases, money, than you may have available. Show More Summary
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