Travel Contests: Week of August 27, 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 Catalina Island getaway Win a two-week holiday to amazing Thailand with Anantara (on Facebook or Instagram) Win a 3-night stay at CuisinArt Golf Resort & Spa in the #TBT Facebook giveaway (on Facebook) Win a wine-themed trip […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of July 16, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: TSA sees surge in credit card knives at airports Rocket Debris Falls on Cruise Ship in Israeli Port Kenya issues terror alert over travel to UK airports Carnival Bans Smoking on Balconies Pilot Orders Pizza for Passengers on Delayed Flight ‘Amelia Earhart’ Completes Around-the-World Flight Boeing re-engineers […]

10 Things to Do in Belfast

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Before I even got there, I knew Northern Island was going to be a special place—specifically the moment the passenger sitting behind my wife and I tapped our friendly seatmate on the shoulder to tell him that the restaurant he just suggested to us was crap. “Tell them to go to Coppi instead,” he said […]

Royal Savings on Business Class to the U.K.

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As the British prepare to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee with an outpouring of affection and patriotism, American Airlines and fellow oneworld members, British Airways and Iberia, have teamed up to celebrate by offering customers royal savings with a special discounted fare on Business Class tickets on nonstop flights* from 20 cities in the United […]

Enjoy Your Very Own Royal Treatment While Celebrating The Queen’s Diamond Jubliee

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The Diamond Jubilee- taking place in 2012- marks Queen Elizabeth’s 60 years of reign in England. Only one other monarch in British history (Queen Victoria in 1897) has celebrated the same milestone. In honor of this momentous occasion and as part of the ongoing celebrations in the city, the Queen has visited various schools in […]

Top 5 places to visit if you are a Titanic fanatic

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One of the most epic films of all time, Titanic, will be released in 3D April 4th, and JohnnyJet.com gets you in on the action. Johnny got an exclusive sneak peek at number one on our list for his Travel Channel special, Hot Spots 2012, while it was still under construction.  Now you can see […]

Wales Part Three: The Completion of the Mini Welsh Challenge

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Continuing the journey in Wales… As last reported in Parts One and Two, I participated in a recent trip to the beautiful country of Wales that brought together 17 bloggers from around the globe in “the Mini Welsh Challenge.” My group would put our adrenaline to the test with a theme of adventure, making our […]

Virgin Atlantic/NYC/Canada/DTW

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 Staying in an airport hotel overlooking the runway and then seeing all the flight crews in the lobby really got me all fired up to get on a plane (like I need any extra help). I saw airlines I rarely get to see such as Air Mauritius, Air Seychelles, South African Airways, Sri Lankan Airlines, […]