Airline elite status comes with numerous perks, mostly tangible and visible, such as priority everything, chances of upgrade, etc. Often, there are hidden perks that are not disclosed but existed as company’s internal policy, such as Air Canada’s airport luxury car...
I have recently purchased a round the trip ticket on Hainan Airline, Beijing to Wuhan, from Qunar.com, one of the major Chinese Online Travel Agency(OTA), has turned my one-night business travel to terrifying experiences. In short, this OTA’s app was...
Often time, for hotel elite status members, we usually would email or request a suite upgrade at the time of checking. Our fate of upgrading to a better room or a suite depends on the front office staff. A charming...
With my recent trip to Africa, I had the chance to fly with British Airways (Operated by COMAIR), South Africa Airways and Proflight Zambia. I was traveling from Johannesburg to Livingstone on BA’s old B737-300, from Livingstone to Lusaka on...
Recently, I have stayed at two Protea hotels in Zambia, and I would like to contribute a bit as this is a newer brand to Marriott Family, and not much literatures have written. Here is a video filmed by my...
A reader (Costa) has informed me that you can now earn Alaska miles by completing surveys on The Opinion Terminal. Similar to many other offerings, like AskCanadians, you will be asked to do various surveys from the site. As the...
I have finally had the chance to try out Swiss International Airlines Business Class product today (Yeah, I am about to descend to Zurich from Montreal). It has come to my attention that a huge backlog of reviews that needed...
If you have read all of my trip reports for the hotel (not many), they are usually all negative posts. It is because I would only review hotels if they are bad, or special. I will not review a hotel...
Update: aeroplan.com has fixed or ‘recovered’ the online searching feature. We will monitor closely and report back if anything changed. Also, though I do not want to conspire anything just yet, one of the FTers reported that the Aeroplan agent...
Other Sides of Story? Questions regarding bumped Chinese Man from Air Canada...