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Travel Tip of the Day: Combine Your US Airways Dividend Miles Account with Your American AAdvantage Account

Combine Your US Airways Dividend Miles Account with Your American AAdvantage Account If you have both an American … Read More

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Johnny Jet’s 2015 Flights

Miles Flown: 11,040 Segments: 6 Carriers: 3 (American, Air Canada, Envoy) Countries: 2 (USA, Canada) States: 5 … Read More

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Top 10 in Travel News: Week of January 28, 2015

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: FAA warns of fire danger caused by e-cigarettes on planes SkyMall files for bankruptcy Virgin Australia dropping fuel surcharges for US flights Chicago's O'Hare regains title of world's busiest airport Orbitz … Read More

Travel Contests: Week of January 28, 2015

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This week's travel contests include: Win a $10,000 dream trip or a number of other prizes (must complete the Travel + Leisure 2015 World's Best Awards Survey) Win two tickets to New Zealand from Air New Zealand Win a $100,000 getaway to Hawaii Win a … Read More

Travel Product of the Week: Essentia Memory Foam Neck Pillow

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A couple weeks ago I attended the Delray Sands Resort opening party and to my surprise they had a departing gift bag with a really cool neck pillow inside. It was made by Essentia, the makers of the only natural memory foam in the world who, in addition to … Read More

Travel Video of the Day: Plane Runs Out of Fuel, Ditches Near Hawaii

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Did you see this incredible video from Monday? A small plane from the San Francisco Bay Area ran out of fuel 253 miles northeast of Maui and had to ditch in the ocean. The 28-year-old pilot had a built-in parachute on his single-engine Cirrus SR-22 aircraft. … Read More

Travel Website of the Week: TaxiFareFinder’s RideGuru

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I’m a big fan of TaxiFareFinder's RideGuru, which tells you how much taxis and rideshares cost wherever you're in need of a ride so you can compare. For example, the other day I needed to get my dad a ride from Manhattan Beach to San Pedro and a taxi was $65 … Read More

Travel App of the Week: iWrecked

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God forbid you ever get in an accident while traveling (or at home), but if you do, the free app iWrecked can help you be better prepared. iWrecked directs users to the info they need after a traffic accident, anywhere. It helps you create a detailed accident … Read More

Earn 50,000 US Airways/American Airlines Miles

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If you're like me and like to save money by using miles for last-minute expensive trips, or for helping your loved ones experience the finer things in life, then listen up: My favorite deal in travel right now is Barclaycard’s limited-time offer on the US … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Put Carry-Ons in Zipper-First

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Put Carry-Ons in Zipper-First To minimize the risk of carry-on theft on the plane, put your carry-on bag(s) in the overhead bin across the aisle from you and put the zippers in facing first. That way you can always see if someone is trying to get in your bag … Read More