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Sneaking through TSA Security for the 10th Time

Have you ever snuck through TSA security, without being a passenger? Chances are unlikely, however for one passenger she’s managed to sneak through airport security at least 10 different times!! Per the NY Post, The 66-year-old “serial stowaway” was caught yet again after sneaking through security at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport last week without a ticket…

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Calling Ahead for Suite Upgrades, Amex Platinum Lounge Access, TSA Pre-Check

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. Does calling a hotel give you better odds for a suite upgrade? On a recent stay at a SPG hotel, I knew I’d be checking in late,…

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Running Out of First Class Meal Choice, Pissed Off TSA Agents, No More Hotel Turndown Service

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. Find out What Happens When An Airline Runs Out of a First Class Meal Choice? On a recent Delta flight, the airline ran out of the chicken…

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Marriott Rewards PointSavers Discounted Hotel Redemptions

Marriott Rewards offers PointSavers which are discounted hotel redemptions for Marriott Rewards members. Through PointSavers, you can save as much as 33% off regular hotel redemptions. The properties that participate in PointSavers changes every few months, however you can find the current list on their site. Marriott Rewards PointSavers How to book PointSavers: When searching…

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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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A New Reason To Get TSA Pre-Check

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced today that they will start requiring passengers to remove and place all electronics larger than a cell phone from your bag and have it screened in standard lanes. Think cameras, iPads, tablets, noise-cancelling headphones, kids video games and more! “TSA plans to expand these measures to all U.S. airports during the…

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Best Travel Stroller Ever Full Review, Even TSA Was Impressed!

I wrote a post about my new Travel Stroller before I actually travelled with it because I had really high hopes. You can read this post for how it arrives and setting it up. Now that I have traveled with it through multiple airports, TSA screenings and even Disneyland, I wanted to let you know what I think…

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Invasive TSA Pat Downs, New Southwest Standby, Delta Hawaii First Class

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. Southwest Airlines has removed the two-hour time restriction for Same-Day Standby meaning A-List and A-List Preferred Members may request to fly standby on the same day as their originally…

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Delta Adding Meals in Coach, Shorter TSA Lines, Bellagio Las Vegas 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. TSA Precheck Lines are getting shorter as of February 1, 2017, as the TSA is limiting who gets access to those who have a known traveler number such as…

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You Can Now Redeem Points for TSA Precheck on Southwest Airlines

One of my favorite parts of traveling these days is being selected for TSA Pre-Check, and the easiest way to get TSA Pre-Check is to be an elite flyer with an airline and to opt-in or by receiving Global Entry reimbursed through your credit card, however thanks to Southwest Airlines, there is now a new way you…

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Here’s How Delta Air Lines Is Speeding Up Long TSA Lines

The security lines at airports could span a few hours these days. The Transportation Security Administration is understaffed and airlines are taking matters into their own hands to ease the pain for frustrated passengers. Delta Air Lines has put in place more efficient security lines at its major hub at the Hartsfield-Jackson Airport in Atlanta,…

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Long TSA Lines Cause 70,000 Passengers Miss Their Flights in 2016

The long lines waiting to pass through Transportation Security Administration checkpoints at airports isn’t just frustrating and inconvenient – it has actually caused 70,000 travelers, specifically on American Airlines, to miss their flight this year, according to a new report. The TSA has come under intense scrutiny in recent months, as passengers, airlines and lawmakers…

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Million Dollar Question: Will Delta’s “Innovation Lanes” Speed Up TSA Security Screening?

Earlier this week Delta revealed a gift to the TSA at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport: a pair of security screening lanes Delta calls “Innovation Lanes.” Delta spent over two months and around a million dollars on the Innovation Lanes which have the goal of speeding up the security screening process in two ways: allowing up…

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