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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: Open Your Trunk Before Arriving

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Open Your Trunk Before Arriving Following up on Tuesday’s tip about not leaving anything of value out in the open in your car (or rental car), here’s another reminder: Don’t park your car in a touristy place or a parking lot and then put all your valuables in the trunk. Do it before reaching your destination so you […]

Win one of two $100 airport lounge credits from LoungeBuddy!

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Today, LoungeBuddy—the free app that tells you everything you need to know about airport lounges—is launching a first-of-its-kind service: the ability to book airport lounge access through an iPhone. With the new LoungeBuddy, you won’t have to hold status with airlines, or have booked a certain class of ticket, or any of that to escape the […]

Travel Video of the Day: North Face’s #SeeForYourself Cab

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This is a sponsored post. When was the last time you went on an epic adventure with your cab driver? If that strikes you as unusual question, you need to watch the video above, which captures an amazing promotion from the minds of the seasoned adventurers at North Face. Here’s what happened: North Face dressed up an NYC […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Free Geek Squad Help at O’Hare Until December 23

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Free Geek Squad Help at O’Hare Until December 23 Flying through/to/from Chicago O’Hare airport over the holidays? Keep this in mind: Every day until December 23, from 8 am – 5 pm local time, Best Buy’s Geek Squad will be offering free tech help to all passengers from a special station in Concourse H of O’Hare’s Terminal […]

Travel Style: Stephen Oddo

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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: Stephen Oddo Occupation: Co-Founder, Walks of Italy & Walks of New York Hometown: San Diego, CA Residence: New York, […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of December 17, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Delta security flaw lets passengers access others’ boarding passes Gogo to install Wi-Fi on American Air’s two-class regional jets Delta rebrands cabins, classes of service United Airlines is giving each of its 23,000 flight attendants an iPhone 6 Plus Chicago is going to build its own app […]

Travel Contests: Week of December 17, 2014

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This week’s travel contests include: Win a trip for two to the Amazon with Everett Potter, LAN Airlines and International Expeditions Win a $10K dream trip by completing the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards Survey Win a five-day trip to the Virgin Islands Win a three-day trip to Paris and the Maison & Objet lifestyle […]

Travel Product of the Week: Lipault Vertical Wheeled Brief

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Are you looking for a sleek, lightweight bag with wheels? If so, check out the Lipault Vertical Wheeled Brief, a great option that has aircraft-grade aluminum retractable handles. The case is 17.75″ high x 14.5″ wide and made of 100% Nylon twill that’s water-resistant and durable. It comes in six different colors and is retailing on Amazon for $229.