Cheap Flights To Hong Kong and Tokyo, Key Dates For SPG Awards And The Worst Lingerie Story I’ve Heard

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 The Caribbean, Discounted Delta Awards And The Smackdown in Dallas

Today’s Best of the Rest includes cheap flights to the Caribbean, London and Scandinavia, award seats to Asia, another A380 coming to DC and the judge delivers a beatdown ON Dallas IN Dallas.

News And Notes For Saturday, May 18th 2013

My quasi-self-adopted home town of Washington DC thinks that it’s a bad idea for passengers to ride in fuel efficient taxis. JetBlue has the unique distinction of being the first airline to announce something about fee increases that got me excited.  JetBlue raised their change fees but waived those fees for all members of their elite level, Mosaic.  You need 30 segments & 12,000 TrueBlue points or 15,000 TrueBlue points to qualify for Mosaic and get these fees waived.  That’s a pretty awesome amount of flexibility. One Mile At A […]