Outrageous: Centurion Lounges 45+ Minute Wait Times

It’s no surprise air travel has started to pick up since the pandemic started with nearly 2 million passengers screened through TSA on Friday. It’s great to see so many people traveling again, however as a result airports are busier than ever. Departing Las Vegas today, I attempted to stop in the Centurion Lounge and was…

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Hotel Review: Hotel Vin, Autograph Collection

The Hotel Vin, Autograph Collection is located in Grapevine, Texas, which is less than 10 minutes from the Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. This boutique property features 120 guestrooms and suites. It’s a Marriott Bonvoy Category 5 property requiring 35,000 points for a standard free night redemption. Off peak redemptions are 30,000 points and peak…

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Southwest Airlines No Longer Planning To Add Back Alcohol Onboard

Southwest Airlines has removed alcohol onboard since the pandemic began, and we recently shared Southwest Airlines Updates Inflight Beverage Service. However, the airline is already backpedaling on this and will be suspending alcohol service indefinitely. To recap, here’s what was planned for next month: Beginning Thursday, June 24, on flights to/from U.S. Mainland and Hawaii: Three…

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Southwest Airlines Updates Inflight Beverage Service

Southwest Airlines announced they’ll be bringing back new inflight beverage options as they continue to restore a pre-pandemic inflight experience. Drink coupons with an expiration date of 2020 will be accepted through 12/31/21. Like many airlines, Southwest completely slashed inflight service over a year ago and has since slowly brought a few offerings, so it’s…

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Lounge Review: PGA MSP Lounge

Priority Pass has been adding more restaurant and experiences to their list that aren’t traditional airport lounges. You’ll find the PGA MSP Lounge at Teminal 1 at Minneapolis- St. Paul International Airport. Located between Concourses D and E, it’s open daily from 11am-8pm. If you’re looking to visit a golf simulator on your layover for either…

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Confirmed: Southwest Airlines Hawaii Expansion

Last week, we broke news that Rumor: Southwest Airlines Massive Hawaii Expansion, which Southwest would be launching Hawaii service from Los Angeles; Las Vegas; and Phoenix. Today, Southwest Airlines has officially confirmed the news, with new service launching as soon as June 6, 2021. Los Angeles (LAX)-Hawaii Service on Southwest Airlines from $129 one-way Honolulu,…

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Rumor: Southwest Airlines Massive Hawaii Expansion

Southwest Airlines is planning to launch several new flights to Hawaii as early as next month! Still a rumor, though I’d expect the airline to publicly announce in the coming days, the airline looks to add service from Los Angeles; Las Vegas; and Phoenix. Los Angeles is expected to get service to Honolulu; Maui; Kona; and Kauai. Phoenix…

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Marriott Bonvoy Free Night Awards and Points Expiration

Marriott Bonvoy announced two updates for members as a result of their response to the pandemic. The latest update includes free night awards will be extended until January 2022 as well as points expiration will be paused through March 2022. However, the extension of free night awards with an original expiration date prior to 2020…

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American Express Centurion Lounge Phoenix (PHX) Review

One of the newer Centurion Lounges is the one at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport which opened early last year. The lounge is located in Terminal 4 across from Gate B22 on the upper level, which is in the American Airlines concourse. If you’re flying Southwest Airlines, you can also access without having to exit security. The lounge is currently open daily…

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