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New United Airlines Routes, Delta Basic Economy Awards, $35 Uber Cash for Amex Platinum, $35 Uber Cash 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. United Airlines announced several new additional international routes as well as added service from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in 2019. Highlights include new nonstop year-round service to Toronto,…

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Delta Basic Economy Award Tickets, New Amex Centurion Lounge, Hilton Honors Gold Status

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 Air Lines is curently testing Basic Economy award tickets on select routes, which include all flights to/from Charleston, SC (CHS) within the United States and Canada. Additionally,…

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Newest Centurion Lounge Location

Last week, we told you how Charlotte Airport To is to Get a Centurion Lounge.One of my favorite travel perks is having access to the American Express Centurion Lounges which are operated by American Express. Looks like the next location for a Centurion Lounge will be in London’s Heathrow Airport. Access to The Centurion Lounge is complimentary for…

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American Express Platinum Benefits, Details of Marriott Bonvoy, World of Hyatt Loyalty Alliance

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. The Platinum Card from American Express has an annal fee of $550, however it does include numerous benefits that far outweigh this price. Depending on your lifestyle…

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Charlotte Airport To Get Centurion Lounge

One of my favorite travel perks is having access to the American Express Centurion Lounges which are operated by American Express. Looks like a possible next location for a Centurion Lounge will be in Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT). Access to The Centurion Lounge is complimentary for global Platinum Card® and Centurion®Members. Both cardholders of the Platinum Card® from American…

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United 787 Newark Routes, Amex Vouchers and Porsche Transfers, CLEAR JFK T4 Opening

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. United Airlines announced that their Boeing 787-10 aircraft will start flying between Newark (EWR) and six transatlantic destinations starting this Spring. The cities to receive the new aircraft…

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Score 2 Free Pieces of Cheesecake @ Cheesecake Factory

Similar to last year, Cheesecake Factory is offering a holiday gift card promotion from November 23, 2018 – November 28, 2017, where every $25 gift card purchased either their website or in restaurants, you will receive two free slices of Cheesecake, each redeemable for a complimentary slice of cheesecake from January 1, 2019 through March…

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Rock & Brews LAX Terminal 1 Joins Priority Pass

Priority Pass has added their latest restaurant to their collection, which is Rock & Brews at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) located at Terminal 1, home to Southwest Airlines. Additionally, we shared how Priority Pass Adds P.F.Chang’s Restaurant at LAX’s Tom Bradley International Terminal. It’s nice to see Priority Pass expanding the lounges in their program, which means more lounges for…

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CLEAR Finally Coming to JFK’s Terminal 4 Next Week

Last year, New York’s John F. Kennedy Terminal 4, home to Delta Air Lines among others, had 17 automated TSA security lanes added to their security check-point in an effort to speed up getting through security. However, travelers know that Terminal 4 security can still have long lines, even with Pre-Check. New York Delta fliers will…

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Top Amex Platinum Lounge Perks, New Uber Loyalty Program, Southwest Airlines Seattle Paine Field Update

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. Amex Platinum benefits are numerous ranging from elite status, airline fee credits, uber credits, lounge access and more. When it comes to lounge access, both the Platinum…

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Do I Have Airport Lounge Access?

The number of airport lounges continues to increase and the requirements to enter are constantly changing. Below is a helpful guide to help determine if you have lounge access when flying the 3 legacy carriers; American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines. Domestic Transcon: If you’re flying non-stop transcon service in either Business or First…

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Redeeming Airline Award Tickets, American AAdvantage Changes, Longest Flights in the World

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 announced changes to their AAdvantage program, when it comes to earning mileage credit, how elite status is earned, as well as new benefits for Executive Platinum…

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