Panama Canal

News And Notes For Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Airline loyalty program puts a beat down on it’s members.  I don’t follow Air Canada all that closely for its loyalty program.  There was a time when they were one of the best programs, but they’ve shot themselves in the foot a few times through devaluations that have made them less popular.  But, reading this Milepoint thread the other day, I had to stop and read the first post again. You see, one of the benefits I enjoy most about being a top-tier member of a couple airline programs are […]

To Panama! Boats, Canals And Beaches. Booking A Trip To Panama

Lots of people have bucket lists, and I’ve been meaning to write mine down for quite some time.  On my mental bucket list, Panama has always held a spot near the top of the leaderboard.  The country has obviously had a lot of US influence over the years, though that has significantly waned since the canal was officially handed over to Panama at the end of last century.  I was happy to schedule it for a family spring break trip, especially since we only booked it about 6 weeks ahead […]