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Lee Abbamonte

Travel Style: Lee Abbamonte

Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they … Read More

Where’s Johnny?

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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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Travel Resources for Northeast Snow Storm

Snow Deicing

For those who are traveling this week I assembled a resource page with the latest information to help keep you updated and make your travels go smoother during the Northeast Snow Storm. TRAVEL TIPS -What To Do: Weather Delays and Flight … Read More

When Airlines Don’t Issue Fee Waivers It Becomes A Safety Issue


I'm a huge fan of American Airlines since in my opinion they have the most responsive social media team, best frequent flier program in the U.S. and arguably the top premium product for LAX/SFO-JFK flights. However, I'm shocked and disappointed that they … Read More

Pet-friendly Essex Resort and Spa in Essex, Vermont

Baci and Georgie Jet at Essex

A few days at the Essex Resort and Spa is a fantastic way to relax—and perfect for a partner of a ski fanatic who would rather "spa" and shop than hit the slopes! Essex Resort has 18 acres nestled at the base of Mt. Mansfield’s western foothills and is only 20 … Read More

Reader Travel Tip of the Day: Small Lists Can Go a Long Way


Small Lists Can Go a Long Way Each Friday, we’re featuring a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from Terry L. from Amarillo, TX, who builds on the thoughts of a past reader by saying: "I was able to pack quickly and … Read More

Travel Style: Sam Deal

Sam Deal

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: Sam Deal Occupation: Pilot for United Airlines & … Read More

6 Reasons to Stay at Westin Grand Cayman Beach Resort & Spa


Now that it's cold across much of the US, it's clearly a perfect time to talk about warm weather and the tropical island paradise of Grand Cayman! (Yes, it could be that I've been spending too much time freezing in my lovely home state of PA.) The Cayman … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Direct Doesn’t Mean Non-Stop


Direct Doesn’t Mean Non-Stop One of my biggest pet peeves is when I see airlines (ahem, Southwest) marketing direct flights like they're non-stop. Don’t get suckered by airline lingo, especially here in the United States. A direct flight and a non-stop flight … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Don’t Publicize Your Vacations


Don’t Publicize Your Vacations Many of us love using social media (here's my Facebook, Twitter and Instagram) to share information and photos about our travels, but you might want to be wary of doing so, especially if you have social media followers who … Read More