Those of you who have shared my obsession interest in leveraging the miles and points game for the past number of years are familiar with Matrix from ITA. It’s been a phenomenal search engine for as many years as I can recall. Everyone I’ve spoken with who’s familiar with the tool all had the same reaction when we learned that Google had acquired ITA Software. We were scared it would go away completely or be marginalized by Google. Enter the error message “The search failed with Exceeded Boombox request quota.” […]
Here’s a handful of tips to help you next time you’re in crisis mode trying to make a flight. When delays happen due to weather and mechanical issues, be prepared to increase your chances of making it to your destination.