Qatar Airways Food is “Excellent”

by HUGE AL on October 1, 2012

The ever picky Eric Ripert gives his stamp of approval on Qatar’s food!


Via LufthansaFlyer:

Disclaimer: I have never used this site (let alone heard of it until today) or AwardWallet, but thought it might be useful to others. 🙂


Hyatt’s [Weak] 2012 Fall Promotion: Bonus Points in 5 Night Increments

August 2, 2012

Hyatt’s Fall (September 1 – November 30) Promo: 5,000 bonus points after 5 nights and then 10,000 more for every 5 nights stayed after that during the promotion period — up to a maximum of 35 nights. At the ire of our international friends, Hyatt Credit Card members will earn 20% more bonus points –- […]

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Virgin America Joins Legacy Carriers with an Introduction of Frequent Flyer Tiers

July 23, 2012

As one of the most frequent flyers of Virgin America (well…up until the website debacles of 2011), I have been asked my opinion on their announcement today of adding tiered status to their eleVAte program: Silver, requiring 20,000 Status Points per year; and Gold, requiring 50,000 Status Points per year. Because the program is monitized, […]

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Puerto Rico Hotels & Rum

July 17, 2012

Researching some particulars for a client the other day, this is what I came up with for travel this weekend from the New York Metro Area: Flights on AA out of JFK start at $345; out of EWR AA is $500. Out of EWR, UA is the least expensive at $400. Business Class out of […]

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Welcome to the New Site!

July 11, 2012

Here we go!  Bringing you the best life has to offer! There were some difficulties in moving the old posts over here.  I have them backed up on another drive and will repost them from time to time when relevant. Enjoy! HUGE AL

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