Young Travelers of Hong Kong
Norse Atlantic’s Premium: More Or Less Premium Economy
I'm fresh off my first flight on Norse Atlantic's Premium class, the latest low-cost player in the transatlantic market. Here's what I thought. The post Norse Atlantic’s Premium: More Or Less Premium Economy appeared first on Young Travelers of Hong Kong.
Young Travelers of Hong Kong
Review: Plaza Premium Lounge, Kuala Lumpur (KUL)
A review of the Plaza Premium Lounge at KLIA's Terminal 1, open to Priority Pass cardholders and located by gate G2. The post Review: Plaza Premium Lounge, Kuala Lumpur (KUL) appeared first on Young Travelers of Hong Kong.
Young Travelers of Hong Kong
Review: KLM 787 Premium Comfort Class (AMS-KUL)
A review of KLM's premium economy (Premium Comfort) class, including the seat, amenities, catering, WiFi, and more. The post Review: KLM 787 Premium Comfort Class (AMS-KUL) appeared first on Young Travelers of Hong Kong.
Young Travelers of Hong Kong
Review: TUI Airways 737 (LGW-REU)
A review of TUI Airways onboard a 737 from London to Reus. How does this British holidaymaker airline compare to other low-cost airlines? The post Review: TUI Airways 737 (LGW-REU) appeared first on Young Travelers of Hong Kong.
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Bald Thoughts
Flight Delays Due to Outage, Alaska Adding More Premium Seats, Hyatt’s Newest Acquisition
Welcome to The Morning Shave. We read a ton of travel articles each day for our research to share the best travel tips, tricks, and news with you. Here are the articles for Friday, July 19, 2024, that we think you should read. Don’t miss out on any new posts. Join...
Miles To Memories
Wells Fargo: Get $325 Bonus with New Checking Account
Wells Fargo has a bonus for new checking account customers. This offer is available nationwide and requires a qualifying $1,000 direct deposit. The post Wells Fargo: Get $325 Bonus with New Checking Account appeared first on Miles to Memories.
View from the Wing
Certified for Takeoff! Airbus A321XLR Set To Redefine Long-Range Flights?
The new long range Airbus A321XLR received its Type Certification from the European Union Aviation Safety Agency. It's been certified with CFM LEAP-1A, and a Pratt & Whitney version is expected to be certified later this year. The first plane is expected to enter service later this summer,...
Points With a Crew
Baymont by Wyndham Montgomery Alabama Hotel Review
If you're looking for a Montgomery Alabama hotel - here is my Baymont by Wyndham Montgomery Alabama hotel review, including info on wifi, breakfast, parking, rooms, amenities, cost and more
Economy Class & Beyond
DEEP DIVE: The A321XLR interior demonstrator – glimpses of a near future 
With the Airbus A321XLR (the extra long-range version of the A321neo) coming along very shortly, Airbus showed off a cabin demonstrator of the possibilities of the type at Aircraft Interiors Expo. As the A321XLR clears a major certification hurdle, what can we look forward to seeing aboard? The A321XLR demostrator...
The Bulkhead Seat
Passenger Steals Bulkhead Seat and Demands to Keep It Because He’s a US Citizen
A passenger on an American Airlines flight from Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)… The post Passenger Steals Bulkhead Seat and Demands to Keep It Because He’s a US Citizen appeared first on The Bulkhead Seat.
Miles To Memories
Chase Sapphire Reserve Cardholders Can Enjoy Special Benefits at Paris Olympics
If you are traveling to Paris this summer, don't forget to bring your Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card. The post Chase Sapphire Reserve Cardholders Can Enjoy Special Benefits at Paris Olympics appeared first on Miles to Memories.
Your Mileage May Vary
Spain’s New Public Piddle Law Pits People Against the Pee Police
Travel friends, have you ever heard about a new law that sounded so ridiculous that you just had to scratch your head and wonder, “How in the world did they…
View from the Wing
American Airlines Lets Passenger Decide: Delay Flight for Broken Tray Table?
A reader flying American Airlines from Nice to Philadelphia boarded their aircraft to find that the tray table at their economy seat 13K was broken, "Broken tray in seat 13K not ideal for an eight hour flight with a 6 year old." Continue reading American Airlines Lets Passenger Decide: Delay Flight...
2PAXfly
IT: Airline computer systems go down. Flights delayed/cancelled
Aircraft worldwide have been affected by an IT outage caused by a fault in the CrowdStrike Falcon security platform. The outage has affected computer systems worldwide in a range of industries. In Australia, Qantas Group systems have been affected, resulting in Jetstar flights in Australia and New Zealand being cancelled...
Frequent Miler
What are Wyndham points worth?
Wyndham charges either 7.5K, 15K, or 30K per night for their hotels, making them one of the rare chains that still has fixed prices for their hotels, with no peak or off-peak modification. Having only three award categories, combined with Wyndham often making multiple room types available for the same...
One Mile at a Time
10 Hotel Habits Of Mine, From The Logical To The Irrational
We all have our routines in life. If you’re a frequent hotel guest, odds are that there are some habits that you’ve picked up over the years, whether logical or not. In this post, I thought it would be fun to share some of my habits when staying at a...
The Gate with Brian Cohen
Flights Grounded by Worldwide Information Technology Outage 2024: Travel Alert
Since late last night, Thursday, July 18, 2024, airlines have suffered their flights grounded by worldwide information technology outage 2024, causing passengers to be substantially delayed or stranded. The outage was reportedly caused by... The post Flights Grounded by Worldwide Information Technology Outage 2024: Travel Alert appeared first on The Gate.
TravelUpdate
CIBC Flight Delay Insurance in Canada
Have you ever read the details of your CIBC Flight Delay Insurance provided by your credit card? Understanding flight delay insurance can be beneficial when your flight is delayed or cancelled. I have worked with many clients who have encountered long delays, including overnight delays, that have been made for...
Frequent Miler
Kroger: Earn 4x Fuel Points On 3rd Party Gift Cards; Fixed-Value Visa & Mastercard Gift Cards
Kroger has returned with more digital coupons offering 4x fuel points on third party gift cards and fixed-value Visa and Mastercard gift cards. This is valid for online gift card purchases as well, with no coupon needed. This offer is valid on July 19th only. Note that the terms on...
Your Mileage May Vary
MCO’s Social Media Team Needs Help!
The social media team for Orlando International Airport has been one of our favorites for years and years and years. They’re funny as all out and besides giving you the…
ATX Jetsetter
Massive IT Outage Impacting Airlines and Airports
A massive IT outage caused by a Crowdstrike software update has affected airlines and airports around the globe. The post Massive IT Outage Impacting Airlines and Airports appeared first on ATX Jetsetter.
One Mile at a Time
Do You Use In-Room Hotel Safes? For What?
When you stay at a hotel, do you place your belongings and valuables in the in-room safe, or do you not bother using it? I’m curious to hear the varying approaches that people take. I’ll share my take below, as I’m starting to realize that I might just be in...
Frequent Flyer Bonuses
July 19 Bonus Offer Highlight: Radisson Rewards – Earn 2,000 bonus points for stays in India
Today's Bonus Offer Highlight has Radisson Rewards offering 2,000 bonus points per stay at their hotels in India. Check out all of the new bonuses added today here: The post July 19 Bonus Offer Highlight: Radisson Rewards – Earn 2,000 bonus points for stays in India appeared first on Frequent Flyer...
View from the Wing
Police Called After American Airlines Passenger Claims U.S. Citizenship Lets Him Steal Man’s Bulkhead Seat
An American Airlines passenger flying from Dallas Fort Worth to Los Angeles took another passenger’s bulkhead seat and refused to give it up. He argued that it was his by right as a result of his U.S. citizenship. Defying flight attendants requests to move, all passengers were eventually deplaned in...
The Gate with Brian Cohen
Miles and Points On Sale — July 19 2024
Sometimes you need an infusion of miles or points to your membership account for whatever reason — perhaps to have enough to redeem for a limited time award as one example — and the best time to purchase or gift miles or points is when they are on sale, as...
The Bulkhead Seat
Not the Day to Fly. IT Outage Causes Over 23,000 Worldwide Delays and Cancellations
Last night, I wrote about Frontier Airlines having a tech issue that caused a… The post Not the Day to Fly. IT Outage Causes Over 23,000 Worldwide Delays and Cancellations appeared first on The Bulkhead Seat.
Frequent Miler
More Easy Rewards: Fee-free Visa Gift Cards at Staples
On the heels of this week’s fee-free Mastercard gift cards, Staples will again be offering fee-free fixed $200 Visa Gift Cards from July 21, 2024 to July 27, 2024. The limit is again eight per customer per day (although some stores may allow more). Different stores appear to have different...
Points With a Crew
Should you buy Wyndham points with a 35% bonus?
Wyndham Rewards currently has a 35% bonus on buying points. Buying Wyndham points can be a great way to book an amazing Vacasa vacation rental at a steep discount. Find out how ...
Young Travelers of Hong Kong
Review: KLM Crown Lounge, Non-Schengen (AMS)
A review of KLM's non-Schengen Crown Lounge at AMS, open to business class passengers and premium economy passengers (for a fee). The post Review: KLM Crown Lounge, Non-Schengen (AMS) appeared first on Young Travelers of Hong Kong.
Young Travelers of Hong Kong
Review: British Airways Airbus A350-1000 Economy Class (YYZ-LHR)
A review of British Airways' perfectly average Airbus A350-1000 in Economy Class from Toronto to London, including the seat, food, service, etc. The post Review: British Airways Airbus A350-1000 Economy Class (YYZ-LHR) appeared first on Young Travelers of Hong Kong.
Young Travelers of Hong Kong
Review: Cathay Pacific A350-900 Premium Economy (LHR-HKG)… One Year On
I flew with Cathay Pacific in Premium Economy – one year after a not-so-great flight on this exact route. Have they improved? The post Review: Cathay Pacific A350-900 Premium Economy (LHR-HKG)… One Year On appeared first on Young Travelers of Hong Kong.
Young Travelers of Hong Kong
BOOKED: Virgin Atlantic A330neo, Emirates Premium Economy, Greater Bay Airlines, And More!
Here are my summer travel plans at Young Travelers of Hong Kong, where I'll be reviewing a variety of premium and low-cost airline products! The post BOOKED: Virgin Atlantic A330neo, Emirates Premium Economy, Greater Bay Airlines, And More! appeared first on Young Travelers of Hong Kong.
Young Travelers of Hong Kong
I Tried Cathay Pacific’s New Premium Economy Seat
I tried Cathay Pacific's upcoming new Premium Economy seat on the Boeing 777-300ER during a showcase – here are my thoughts. The post I Tried Cathay Pacific’s New Premium Economy Seat appeared first on Young Travelers of Hong Kong.
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Review: KLM 737 Economy Comfort (ARN-AMS)
A review of KLM's Economy Comfort class on an intra-Europe flight. What's it like, and is it worth the upgrade? The post Review: KLM 737 Economy Comfort (ARN-AMS) appeared first on Young Travelers of Hong Kong.
Young Travelers of Hong Kong
Review: Blique by Nobis, a Marriott Design Hotel (Stockholm, Sweden)
A review of Blique by Nobis, a 249-room Marriott Design hotel, which used to be a Philips warehouse between the Hagastaden and Vasastaden districts. The post Review: Blique by Nobis, a Marriott Design Hotel (Stockholm, Sweden) appeared first on Young Travelers of Hong Kong.
Young Travelers of Hong Kong
What Is Greater Bay Airlines?
Greater Bay Airlines is Hong Kong’s newest low-cost carrier. Since it launched scheduled passenger flights in 2022, the airline has expanded rapidly to become a viable competitor to Hong Kong’s existing carriers. Hong Kong is an exceptionally tough market to start a new airline: local competition is extremely fierce, both...