This is an interesting turn of events, South Korean prosecutors are seeking to arrest the former Korean Air Lines executive who forced a Dec 5th JFK-ICN flight to return over a bag of macadamia nuts as well as the current executive for attempts to cover up the incident! Thanks to Mark from Yahoo! for sharing the below:… Read full article

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Early last month, Emirates announced it was ending its sponsorship of FIFA and any involvement in the 2022 World Cup in neighboring Qatar. Emirates was one of only six key FIFA sponsors prior to opting out of their latest contract negotiations. Rumors are that the contract was turned down due to the corruption claims surrounding the bidding process for… Read full article

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Hands down their pants, exposed underwear, pushups in the galley, riding your flying buddy mid flight and lots of feet…wow and it’s only been three weeks since I last checked out Passenger Shaming! I think the worst of all though is the people who continue to think it’s appropriate to leave a complete mess at their… Read full article

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Pan American World Airways has announced additional seat availability for their 2015 roundtrips flights from LAX-LHR aboard one of the classic B747-200s! Of course, your flight won’t actually be leaving the ground! Instead, it’s a four hour flight re-enactment courtesy of Air Hollywood (inclusive of a four-course meal)! First Class Upper Deck dining room tickets for the… Read full article

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The Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin hotels are managed by Starwood as Westin & Sheraton properties.  The hotels are great in that you get all the perks of staying at a Disney Resort, including the extra hours benefit and Disney transportation, but you earn SPG points as well (you can redeem them there too – both are category… Read full article

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So on a recent trip from Los Angeles to Chicago, I decided to try for my own upgrades. At every opportunity, I discreetly offered cash to airline employees, Transportation Security Administration employees and fellow passengers in exchange for a better seat or faster service. I wanted to know what would happen when institutional fees leave… Read full article

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Without a doubt, you’ve heard how wonderful Global Entry is – TSA PreCheck, expedited immigration clearance in the United States (and a number of other countries), and expedited clearances lanes when driving across the border. However, with NEXUS you’ll get all those and more, for less cash! This is a post by Avery. Avery is… Read full article

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Even in First! Aside from the cabin pressure, dry air, and having to sit in one place for an extended period of time, here are the unpleasant things air travel does to your body and how to prevent them: It gives you bad breath. When you’re on a plane, many of your body’s systems slow down,… Read full article

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Make the bed, change the towels, snoop around and touch all your stuff. At least she has gloves on… A traveler shares a laptop recorded video of their daily housekeeping service on November 5th of this year: Related – Confessions of a Concierge – Hotel Guests’ Craziest Requests 30 Pilots and Flight Attendants Confess their “Best Kept… Read full article

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What do you think the answer is? Despite the pretty cool itinerary I booked earlier this week (which included a ATH-JFK segment), finding Delta operated non-stop award flights continues to be a challenge, even when additional frequencies are added. A little over a month ago, Delta announced that Summer 2015 would see expanded service to Athens from… Read full article

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Make sure your relationship status isn’t changing before booking those RTW trips! Remember the guy from Canada who had booked a RTW ticket and then broke up with his girlfriend? After a month-long search and thousands of email responses, he’s selected a different Elizabeth Gallagher to be his seatmate on the trip. Full story below, thanks to… Read full article

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