Travel News

Category Archives for Travel News.

25 New Lounges Join Priority Pass


Priority Pass sends out a monthly email announcing their new lounges. It’s nice to see Priority Pass expanding the lounges in their program, which means more lounges for Amex Platinum cardholders like myself to benefit from. We’ve added 25 new lounges to our global network since our last enewsletter. This month’s highlights include new lounges in Argentina,…

Continue Reading »

New Chase Ink Business Preferred with 80,000 Point Sign-Up Bonus

credit card

Per Bloomberg, Chase has plans to launch a brand new product called the Chase Ink Business Preferred which will offer a lucrative sign-up bonus of 80,000 Ultimate Rewards points, as well as a 3x points earning on travel and other business related expenses. Per Bloomberg, JPMorgan Chase & Co. is continuing its push to snag wealthier credit-card users…

Continue Reading »

Deal Alert: NYC to West Coast from $100 Nonstop (Each-way)

New York City

Looking to head between NYC and the West Coast (Palm Springs) later this year or early 2017? Well now you can thanks to some cheap nonstop flights on several airlines including Virgin America and JetBlue with non-stop flights starting at $100 (including taxes and fees) each-way between New York’s John F. Kennedy and Palm Springs. You can search for these cheap flights & book on Orbitz or search Google Flights,…

Continue Reading »

Weather Waivers by Airline for Hurricane Matthew


As we’re in the midst of Hurricane Matthew hitting Florida and much of the Southeast, several airlines have posted their weather waivers on their site allowing passengers to change or cancel their plans without penalty. According to, 915 flights have been cancelled today with another 2,755 delayed today in the United States. A number of…

Continue Reading »

New Great Benefits Added for Amex Platinum Business Cardholders


Earlier today, we wrote about a great new benefit coming to the The Platinum Card from American Express, where you would be able to earn five Membership Rewards points for every dollar spent directly with any airline or on AmEx’s travel website. However, the good news continue as Amex has announced two great new benefits of their The Business Platinum…

Continue Reading »

Amazing 100,000 Sign Up Bonus for the Hilton Surpass Card

waldorf astoria park city

Hilton has launched a new limited time offer for their Hilton HHonors Surpass Credit Card from American Express where you can earn 100,000 bonus Hilton HHonors points after spending $3,000 within the first three months. You can also check out our review of this card from earlier this year for some more details. Limited Time Offer…

Continue Reading »

Why The FAA is Banning This Cellphone from Airplanes


The FAA has placed a ban on anyone using a the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 during a commercial flight, due to recent events of explosions during flight due of the battery malfunctioning. Per the FAA, Following a Consumer Product Safety Commission recall of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, the FAA is issuing general guidance to airlines about the rules…

Continue Reading »

Deal Alert: Score Cheap Flights With this Southwest Airlines Sale

Southwest Airlines

Looking to book some cheap flight this winter or next springs? Well now you can thanks to the latest sale from Southwest Airlines with many routes and destinations on sale starting at just $38 each-way. Another great way to save is by using Rapid Rewards points which start at 1,600 points each-way. Sale Details: Sale yeah! Enjoy…

Continue Reading »

This Airline Is About to Receive Delivery of Airbus’ New A350


We’ve all heard about Boeing’s carbon fiber 787 aircraft, but there is a competitor in town: the Airbus A350. China Airlines is the latest airline, in addition to Qatar Airways and Thai Airways, to take advantage of the advanced aircraft. China Airlines is set to take delivery of the jet during the third quarter of 2016. The carbon…

Continue Reading »

Deal Alert: Los Angeles to Miami for $99 Nonstop (Each-way)


Looking to head between Los Angeles and Miami this fall on the cheap? Well now you can thanks to some cheap nonstop flights on American Airlines with non-stop flights starting at $99 (including taxes and fees) each-way between Los Angeles (LAX) and Miami (MIA). You can search for these cheap flights & book on Orbitz or search Google Flights, they are available primarily in September, October, and November of…

Continue Reading »

Newest Airline To Offer Service to Atlanta, Fares from $47


Earlier this summer, we wrote about rumblings of this airline returning to Atlanta, and it seems like they are now true. JetBlue Airways announced that they would be launching service to Atlanta starting on March 30, 2017. The new service will intially be offered from Boston to Atlanta, however expect to see  Fort Lauderdale, New York JFK, and Orlando…

Continue Reading »

Earn Delta Gold Medallion After Two Roundtrips (Targeted)

Delta Air Lines

Delta has launched yet targeted fast-track promotion, which allows new SkyMiles members in Seattle to earn Gold Medallion status through January 31, 2017 after taking two round-flights through November 30, 2016. Note the flights must depart from SEA. In addition, you can earn 5,000 bonus miles. It’s quite clear Delta is really going after the Seattle market and this new offer does just that! Offer Details:…

Continue Reading »

Priority Pass Lounge Review: The Lounge at BOS

Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 11.51.36 AM

The Lounge at Boston-Logan International Airport is located post-security in Terminal C across from Gate C19 and is a Priority Pass lounge, meaning that’d I’d be able to access with my Priority Pass Select Membership, which is a benefit of my Platinum Card from American Express. Terminal C is home to JetBlue Airways, so this is convenient if you’re flying them. The lounge…

Continue Reading »