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Austrian Airlines Business Class Review, Vienna To Washington-Dulles

This was my first time flying Austrian Airlines but I hope it won’t be my last. I redeemed United Airlines MileagePlus miles for 4 business class seats for our family’s return trip from Europe.

The seats, service and meals all exceeded our expectations. I’ll cover all of these areas in detail along with plenty of pictures. I’m happy to answer any questions about Austrian Airlines’ business class product.

United Airlines Doesn’t Think You’re Smart Enough To Understand How Bad Their Changes Are

I’ve had a couple of days to digest United Airlines’ most recent changes to their award booking engine and how it affects members. If this was their intention, I think they could have been much more transparent about the changes. If this wasn’t their intention (or they want to adopt that position now), then there needs to be some adjustment to the current procedures.

Cheap Flights To Europe, $100 Off A Hotel Booking And Free Sports & Concert Tickets?

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn’t have time to write about in length. Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others. This is your shortcut to find out what’s going on in the travel world without having to read dozens of travel blogs to get all the best info.

Cheap Flights To Hawaii, An Insane 787 Issue At United And Free United MileagePlus Miles

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn’t have time to write about  in length.  Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others.   This is your shortcut to find out what’s going on in the travel world without having to read dozens of travel blogs to get all the best info.

$200 Fares DC-SoCal, 9.5% off Southwest Gift Cards and 1,500 United Miles For Hertz Rental. The Best of The Rest For Friday, June 19th, 2015

Today’s Best of the Rest includes cheap airfare to California, Waldorf Astoria, BOGO Legoland tickets, 9.5% discount on Southwest, Bombardier’s new C-Series and more….

Pizza Week In Review

This week saw me squeeze a whirlwind of meetings into stops in Houston and San Antonio, along with a weather delay that trapped me in DFW an extra night.  Along the way, my blog alter ego covered a wide range of topics.  In case you missed it, here were some of those posts: Miles & Points American Airlines and Citibank are targeting bonuses to cardholders again this quarter.  I was pretty impressed with my bonus offer, and I’m not the only one.  I think I like it better than last […]