Join Us in Chicago at the First FTU Advanced!

FTU Advanced registration

The organizers of the semi-annual Frequent Traveler University have decided to try a new idea -- more personal, more focused, more detailed -- with the launch of the first FTU Advanced conference this summer in Chicago. We'll be heading to the Chicago Marriott O'Hare from July 18-20, and I … [Read more...]

Last Chance to Attend FTU Seattle!

FTU Seattle

The number of tickets remaining to this spring's Frequent Traveler University -- held for the first time in Seattle from April 25-27 -- has dropped below 100. If you want to get in on this event and meet lots of fellow frequent travelers you had better act quickly. Tickets cost $100 for … [Read more...]

No Third Thursday This Month

Just a heads up for those interested: I won't be hosting the usual third Thursday meetup tomorrow. A big reason for that is that I'm a lot busier than I used to be when I started. Another reason is that I'd like to make it a more exciting and interesting event. And the best reason of all … [Read more...]

Reminder: Seattle Meetup Tomorrow

Don't forget to stop by Tanakasan tomorrow for drinks and discussion about all things travel. I'll be downstairs in the Mezzanine around 5 PM. Tanakasan is located at 2121 6th Ave. Get more details by reading the original post. … [Read more...]

Seattle Meetup at TanakaSan on Thursday

This Thursday, I'll be back at the monthly meetup for frequent flyers in the Pacific Northwest. I've been absent for a long time from these monthly meetings with readers, but thanks are due to Biggles for keeping them going. Because I do still have several deadlines on my schedule -- but … [Read more...]

The MegaDO Charter Begins!

On the final day of the MegaDO, we woke up before dawn and headed downstairs for breakfast at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto. There was a big spread of eggs, pastries, fruit, and coffee to snack on before boarding the buses to Toronto-Pearson. Though some slept on the bus, others were … [Read more...]