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The Pheasant near LHR

Long layover at Heathrow? Here’s how to kill the time

Last month, my wife and I got invited to Southeast Asia thanks to Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas and British … Read More

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Boca Raton Resort & Club

Hotel Review: Boca Raton Resort & Club

Last week I spoke at the Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism at the Boca Raton Resort & Club.  The entrance was … Read More

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Travel Product of the Week: Airport Throw Pillows

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Are you an aviation lover like me? If so, I bet you'll love these Airportag airport throw pillows (and tote bags and mugs) that use IATA codes—the three-letter codes that designate many airports around the world as defined by the International Air Transport … Read More

Travel Video of the Week: Surprise Icelandair Stopover

Icelandair

One of my money-saving tricks I like to apply when flying to Europe is to fly Icelandair via (Reykjavik) Keflavik airport. I also suggest travelers take advantage of their free stopovers and make two trips out of one. Well, after their latest ad (above), I bet … Read More

New Credit Card Offer: Earn 70,000 Points with the Chase Ink® Plus Business Card

Ink Plus Business Card

Great news! Chase just announced that their Ink® Plus Business Card comes with 70,000 bonus points after you spend $5,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening! That's the equivalent of $875 toward travel when you redeem through Chase … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Scan Receipts or Documents on the Road

Genius Scan

Scan Receipts or Documents on the Road Ever need to scan documents when you’re not near a fax, printer, scanner, or business center? Genius Scan, a free app available on iOS and Android, can help. With Genius Scan, you can simply snap a picture of a document … Read More

Travel Website of the Week: Travel & Style

T&S

My wife’s good friend and former colleague Jennifer is the co-creator of a new digital travel magazine: Travel & Style. Based in Toronto, Jennifer and partner Stephanie offer timely travel stories on their website for anyone who loves to travel—or at least … Read More

Travel App of the Week: MiFlight

MiFlight

How long is the security checkpoint line at the airport? Every traveler wants and needs to know. MiFlight tells you. How? Social sharing. MiFlight is free and only available on iOS. For now, it has 50+ of the world’s busiest airports including terminal maps … Read More

Travel Style: Linda Davies

Linda Davies

Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Linda Davies Occupation: Novelist and escaped … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Stay Away From Chicago Airports (for Now)

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Stay Away From Chicago Airports (for Now) The FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) said today that it will take up to two weeks for them to fully restore operations in Chicago after Friday’s air traffic control center fire. My advice is to not book any … Read More