Much has been written about the return of Radisson’s Big Night Giveaway, Stay One Night Get One Night promotion and its sister promotions at Country Inns & Suites and Park Inn properties that go live late tonight.  Find below a concise summary with the details of each offer, tips on the easiest and most affordable… Read full article

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Last Saturday the LA times was the first to report on the “frequent fliers who flew too much” and American’s termination of their unlimited first-class lifetime AAirpasses. ABC World News has the first on-camera interview with Steven Rothstein, one of the program participants who racked up 40 million miles but has since had his pass… Read full article

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Welcome to the special reader submitted edition of Overheard on the Plane. Thanks to everyone for sending in their stories! If you haven’t yet, check out Edition 1, Edition 2, Unedited – Cinco de Mayo Edition 3, and of course keep sending in your stories for future posts to adam@pointmetotheplane.com. Remember to include the carrier… Read full article

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Just received this from Delta, targeted but give it a try. Here’s the link Happy Friday! Also, don’t forget to read up on the Radisson promotions this weekend so that you are prepared for Monday nt / early Tues morning.

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SEE THE UPDATED VERSION OF THIS POST HERE WITH ALL NEW DETAILS Much has been written about the return of Radisson’s Big Night Giveaway, Stay One Night Get One Night promotion and its sister promotions at Country Inns & Suites and Park Inn properties.  Find below a concise summary with the details of each offer,… Read full article

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This is part two of a five part trip report from my travels to the UAE and Egypt. This report includes my review of the Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, the business class flight from Dubai – Cairo, the Emirates Business Class lounge in Dubai, and the best of our activities in Dubai…. Read full article

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Let’s take a walk down frequent flyer memory lane and head back to a time when the Citi AAdvantage cards were churnable, one could earn 25,000 AAdvantage miles for switching home phone service to MCI (several times), and AOL AAdvantage’s Opinion Place had just gone live. It was early 2000 and I was still a… Read full article

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Back in January, the New York Times released their annual “45 Places to Go” list for 2012“. The article suggests several destinations that I have on my list as well as a few surprises, like Oakland, CA and Chattanooga, TN.   Of the suggestions this year,  I’d love to get to Tanzania to see the Great… Read full article

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Happy Saturday and Happy Cinco de Mayo!  In celebration of the holiday, we offer up a few of the more risque overheard conversations.  It’s all part of the flying experience.  Enjoy! If you haven’t yet, check out Say What? Overheard on the Plane Edition 1 and Say What? Overheard on the Plane Edition 2.  Keep… Read full article

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Yesterday I posted my first trip report, a review of business class aboard the Emirates A380 from JFK to Dubai, and it sparked numerous reader emails inquiring as to my  favorite flight of all time. As I thought about it, unsurprisingly the flights I have enjoyed the most have also been some of the longest,… Read full article

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