A Guide to Cabo San Lucas: Getting Here

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I recently took my 6th trip to Cabo San Lucas and thought it would be a good idea to make a comprehensive guide. This guide will feature several parts and will start with different ways of getting to Cabo San Lucas. As one of the safest cities in Mexico, Cabo San Lucas has seen an … [Read more...]

New Delta Sky Club Guest Fee for Alaska Board Room Members

New Delta Alaska lounge policy

Last month I wrote about reciprocal lounge access policies for people flying on Alaska Airlines or who have an Alaska Airlines Board Room membership. I mentioned that Board Room membership is a cost effective alternative to purchasing a membership with Delta Sky Clubs even if you never fly … [Read more...]

Two Services Help You Lock in a Good Deal on Airfare

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Regulations in the United States require that a carrier provide either the option to cancel an itinerary within 24 hours after booking for a full refund or to place that itinerary on a free 24-hour hold before booking. United Airlines has also created a service called FareLock that lets … [Read more...]

Free Club Carlson Gold Elite Status from American Express

Amex Club Carlson Gold

American Express has a targeted promotion for its European cardholders that includes free Club Carlson Gold Elite status through February 28, 2015, but it appears that anyone can register as long as they have a European address. Be sure to use your real name. (HT Points, Miles, & … [Read more...]

US Airways Devalues Award Chart & A Sweet Spot Is Lost

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Hot off the heels of American Airlines AAnytime award devaluation, US Airways has joined the club with no advanced notice given as well. If you take a look at their award chart today, you'll see that North America to North Asia is now 110,000 miles roundtrip in Business Class. This award … [Read more...]

Don’t Forget: Bonus AAdvantage Miles for Reaching Your EQP Goal

American Airlines Facebook EQP Goal

Remember the American Airlines Facebook promotion that was announced last week? Everyone gets a unique goal for Elite Qualifying Points earned by May 23 in order to earn 2,500 bonus miles. That goal wasn't provided immediately but is now appearing on some people's profiles. When I … [Read more...]