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

Did you see this incredible video from Monday? A small plane from the San Francisco Bay Area ran out of fuel 253 miles … 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 Website of the Week: TaxiFareFinder’s RideGuru

RideGuru

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

iWrecked

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

Roundtrips from LA to Europe

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

Travel Tip of the Day: Travel Resources for Northeast Blizzard

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Travel Resources for Northeast Blizzard According to the National Weather Service, later today and tomorrow a major nor'easter is expected to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to the Northeast. That means if you're traveling from any of the airports … Read More

Travel Style: Lee Abbamonte

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 fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Lee Abbamonte Occupation: Entrepreneur and multimedia … Read More

Travel Resources for Northeast Snow Storm

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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

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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