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Swingers Coming to New NYC Virgin Hotel NoMad!

Virgin Hotels are opening their second hotel, which will be in New York City’s NoMad neighborhood next year. The property will feature 465 guest rooms, several bars and restaurants and now Swingers! Yes, the popular London based mini-golf Swingers, will be opening their first NYC location inside the Virgin Nomad hotel, making it quite convenient…

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Chase Sapphire Preferred vs. Reserve Credit Card Comparison

See how the Chase Sapphire Preferred (Learn More Here) stacks up to the Chase Sapphire Reserve (Learn More Here) when it comes to benefits including lounge access, sign-up bonus, earning potential and more. We’ll take a closer look at which card is the better option. When it comes to sign-up bonuses, currently both the Chase Sapphire Preferred and the Chase Sapphire Reserve offer…

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100K Hilton Honors Points, Flight Attendant Hostage Situation, Delta JFK-LAX Review,

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. Hilton and American Express have just launched an amazing sign-up offer for their new Hilton Honors Ascend Card from American Express. This card is offering a lucrative…

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American Airlines Adding 787 Aircraft, Emirates Pilot Shortage, Delta Choice Benefits

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. American Airlines just announced they’ll be adding 47 new Boeing 787 aircraft to their fleet. The breakdown will be 22 B787-8s and 25 B787-9s, all equipped with GE’s GEnx-1B engine.…

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Amex Confirms Newest Centurion Lounge Location!

American Express has confirmed their newest location to get a Centurion Lounge. The location on Concourse C will allow access for fliers on any airline at Denver Airport. Recently, they also announced JFK. Amex Confirms Newest Lounge Location! Per USA Today, Denver will become the latest airport to get one of American Express’s luxe Centurion Lounge…

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Emirates Pilot Shortage Forces Airline to Cancel Flights

Dubai-based carrier Emirates announced they are going to have a challenge this summer as the airline is short 100-150 pilots needed to operate their flights this summer. As a result, we can expect to see several cancellations and even some routes going away. The airline is blaming this shortage on “economic growth” and increased wages.…

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LAX Automated People Mover $5 Billion Contract Approved

Many airports have automated trains that connect passengers between terminals. Two prime examples in the NYC area are the AirTrain at John. F. Kennedy International Airport and the AirTrain at Newark Liberty International Airport. For those at Los Angeles International Airport, good news as the airport commission approved a $5 billion contract to build an automated people…

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Daily Getaways Live Today Save On Park Tickets

As I previously mentioned, The New Daily Getaways  are available starting today. You can save on Universal Park tickets with todays offer. Daily Getaways can be somewhat interesting to keep an eye on. Mark your calendars for any offers that look promising! Daily Getaways Live Today Save On Park Tickets Welcome to Daily Getaways! Every weekday beginning…

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Avoid Checked Bag Fees, Delta Transcontinental Upgrades, Negative IHG Card Changes

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. Delta Medallion upgrades returned on transcontinental flights starting, April 1, 2018. This is great news for Medallions who will be eligible for unlimited day-of-departure complimentary upgrades to the Delta One…

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Future Airline Growth and New Routes to Traverse City Likely

As summer is fast approaching, we look at the popular Northern Michigan destination of Traverse City, MI (TVC), which has seen an increase in air traffic the past several years, with future airline growth and new routes very likely. Future Airline Growth and New Routes to Traverse City Likely Delta currently has the most seats…

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