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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.

Tickets For The Next FTU Advanced Go On Sale Today

Today is the last day to get another entry into my Sterling Silver Starbucks card giveaway. Fresh off the completion of Frequent Traveler University in Washington, DC this weekend, the organizers will be putting the next event on sale this morning at 11am EST. It will take place at the Hyatt Regency DFW Airport April 17th-19th, 2015. You can find more info about both events here. I had a bunch of folks who asked me how they get into FTU Advanced, since the tickets sell out very quickly.  I suspect this one […]

American Airlines Rolling Out New Boarding Area Signs?

I know. Fascinating stuff. For the few that may actually be interested…. Traveling through DFW today and I saw these new signs being assembled at one of the gates. The one thing I thought that looked like a good change was the notation of which boarding groups are part of general boarding. I’ve found that travelers have a fairly broad interpretation of “priority boarding”. I think it’s smart to clarify which groups go where, even if some will still self-nominate themselves as “priority”. I only saw this being installed at […]