Johnny Jet

About Johnny Jet

I'm Johnny. I started this newsletter/website for fun. It all began when I e-mailed a few friends who traveled a lot, and wanted to earn as many miles as I did. This site is for everyone! It has become the “first stop” for thousands of travelers. Those who contribute to Johnny Jet share my vision — and I share theirs.

Travel Tip of the Day: Download Pro HDR

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Download Pro HDR I was recently in beautiful Alberta, Canada and while I was there I met up with one my travel colleagues and award-winning photographer Gary Arndt (you can follow him on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest). While we were having dinner, we stepped outside to take a picture of the sunset. We both pulled out our smartphones and snapped photos, […]

Travel Style: Nathaniel Boyle

Nathaniel Boyle

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: Nathaniel Boyle Occupation: Entrepreneur, Explorer, Lover of well-crafted beer, coffee, and life Hometown: Boston, MA Residence: Transient. Cape Cod […]

Reader Travel Tip of the Day: Front Pockets

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Front Pockets Each Friday, we’re featuring a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from reader Luisa R., who says: “I always travel with pants that have good front pockets. They make a good place to keep small amounts of cash and allow for quick access to other needed items.” Just the […]

Travel Style: Erin Bender

Erin Bender

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: Erin Bender Occupation: Travel Writer & Social Media Consultant Hometown: Perth, Australia Residence: No current residence, nomadic College: In […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Visit the 9/11 Memorial in NYC

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Visit the 9/11 Memorial in NYC Thirteen years later, the events of September 11, 2001 are a still fresh in many American minds, and so today, it’s worth taking a moment to think about all of the people that were affected. I had the chance to visit the 9/11 Memorial in New York last year, and I have to […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Don’t Hold Small Children on Your Lap on Airplanes

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Don’t Hold Small Children on Your Lap on Airplanes Last month, Peter Greenberg and CBS This Morning hosted a very informative segment on the safety of small children on airplanes. They were joined by former National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) director Deborah Hersman, who’s currently trying to change the FAA regulations that state that children under the […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of September 10, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Air France pilot strike from September 15 to 22, 2014 Russia Threatens to Cut Off Its Airspace Southwest reveals new “Heart” livery at Dallas’ Love Field Knee defender speaks out about airline legroom fight Get Ready To Pony Up For Those ‘Thank You’ Points United takes delivery of […]

Travel Contests: Week of September 10, 2014

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This week’s travel contests include: Win 140,000 HawaiianMiles plus two-night stays at The Royal Hawaiian AND Moana Surfrider! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win a luxurious trip to San Francisco from Travel Channel Win a trip to Las Vegas from Potato Goodness (on Facebook) Win a trip for two to Barcelona from Lucky Win a stay at a spa resort in […]