Category: Flying

My Status Match to Delta (and my Crazy Mileage Run coming this Weekend!)

After living in the midwest for a little over a year, I realized I needed to open my mind to a new choice for airlines and alliances. Previously having spent the last few years on United and Star Alliance (it made sense for a lot of trips between Boston, LA and Europe), I’ve begun searching for other options.

The ‘Marmite’ Effect of BA Club World

It’s time for another guest post from my dad! Check out his thoughts and review of BA’s Club World Business Class. If you are an Anglophile you may have tried Marmite, a savory spread for toast that people tend to either love or hate. There isn’t…

Escape Lounge MSP – A Reason to Keep my Amex Platinum?

When flying out of Minneapolis, one has limited lounge options. Of course MSP airport is a nice airport in and of itself, so this isn’t that big of a deal. That being said, your main options in terminal 1 (aka the Delta, United, AA terminal etc)…

LAX Lounge Knockout: KAL Lounge Vs. Alaska Airlines Boardroom

I was in Los Angeles over the long weekend, and had some time to kill before my flight home to Minneapolis. Having a Priority Pass membership through my Amex Platinum card, I thought I’d check out the (now only two) LAX lounge options: The Korean Airlines…

Around New Zealand by Turboprop

The following is another guest post from my dad – a fellow travel and points aficionado! Dad and my mom recently got back from a trip to New Zealand, and have some great tips to share about getting there with Air New Zealand! Air New Zealand is one of my…

An Unexpected(ly Good) Journey

The following is a guest post from my dad – a fellow travel and points aficionado! Dad and my mom recently got back from a trip to New Zealand, and have some great tips to share about getting there with Air New Zealand! I wasn’t looking forward to traveling to…

My Experience with Sun Country Ufly Elite Status

Please note: this is not a paid or sponsored post. I just really like the airline! When I moved to Minneapolis last summer, I suddenly had several new airline choices. Having spent the past 5 years in Boston, I primarily had been loyal to United Airlines,…