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7 Year Old Sneaks through Airport Security and Gate Agent and Boards EasyJet Flight

A 7-year-old girl ran away from home in Geneva, Switzerland and hopped on a train to the Geneva airport. She was able to pass through security and board an EasyJet flight to Corsica. EasyJet admitted that “an unaccompanied child incorrectly boarded flight EZS1305 from Geneva to Ajaccio”. When the crew realized the incident, they reported the…

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Amex Tightening Rules on Earning/Redeeming Membership Rewards Points

American Express has updated their Membership Rewards Program Terms, which are effective November 1, 2017. The new rules relate to those earning/redeeming Membership Rewards through “misuse or gaming activity” and Amex’s right to remove these points and even canceling your Amex cards. Amex Tightening Rules on Earning/Redeeming It’s not exactly clear what this change is…

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Deal: Free Bose Headphones with Upside Travel Purchase

Upside Travel is a new travel site that is really cool and can save travelers some money by offering great hotel and airfare packages at a discounted rate plus a gift card good for several merchants. With their newest promotion, they’re offering Free Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II ($279 value) on your first booking of $600…

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Dirty Secrets of Flight Attendants Revealed

If you think flight attendants are just servings peanuts and pretzels at 35,000 feet, think again. A Travel & Leisure article reveals that 89% of flight attendants have broken some sort of rule while flying, whether it’s having sexual relations with passengers or giving the incorrect change back from duty free sales to a name a few. Per Travel & Leisure, A…

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Agressive Hotel Maids, Explosives Detected TSA Security, Best Time for Amex Platinum,

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and reviews below. One of my favorite credit cards in my wallet is my Platinum Card from American Express.If you’ve been contemplating getting this card and wondering when to do so,…

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Delta A350 Routes and Gold Medallion Status, Grand Hyatt Baha Mar

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and reviews below. News Leveraging Delta’s Lucrative Credit Card Sign Up Offers Delta A350 Routes to Asia and Europe Announced Bed Bugs Onboard British Airways Flight to London Kimpton Karma…

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Woah! Airport Baggage Handler Caught Stealing from Passenger Luggage

You may want to think about checking your bag after hearing this. An airport baggage handler at Phuket International Airport was caught opening and stealing from checked baggage from passenger. He worked for BAGS which provides contract baggage handling for over 100 airlines in Phuket. You can view the video of him caught in the act Per…

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Earn Delta Silver Medallion Status After 6 Flights (Targeted)

Delta has launched a targeted fast-track promotion, which allows SkyMiles members to earn Silver Medallion status. This latest offer allows SkyMiles members the opportunity to earn Silver Medallion status for 6 months after taking one-flight and up to a year after taking 6 flights on Delta, however note this offer is targeted, so you might not be…

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Southwest Hawaii Service, 130,000 Bonus Delta SkyMiles, Interesting Lyft Ride Experience

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and reviews below. Consider the Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express and the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express. News Redeeming Delta SkyMiles for Domestic and Caribbean Travel Shocking…

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