American Airlines ground and inflight first-class experience is not the world’s best. The airline has been known for cutting amenities and slowly bringing some back after the merger with US Airways. … [Read more...] about American Airlines Now Serves Krug Champagne
Travel News Archive
It may be old by now, but learn about some of the biggest announcements in the travel industry, including program devaluations, mergers, and policy changes.
Recently, Delta unveiled its launch routes for its new Airbus A220 (aka Bombardier CS100) aircraft. Service begins January 31, 2019, with flights between New York - LaGuardia and Boston and … [Read more...] about Delta’s First A220 Focus Cities Are Dallas and Houston?
Singapore Airlines today announced that they will serve a 4th US destination in 2019. The new flight will be direct from Singapore Changi. Singapore airlines will expand their presence in the United … [Read more...] about Singapore Airlines Announces Non-Stop Flights to Seattle
With often long lines to enter the UK, I finally signed up for UK Registered Traveller earlier this year. While I'm all for saving time when crossing international borders, and I join as many plans as … [Read more...] about US Citizens Can Now Use the UK ePassport Lanes
Points + Cash awards were a great value when Hyatt first introduced them several years ago. Much like traditional points-only award nights, the cost of an award was fixed even if the actual retail … [Read more...] about Hyatt Guts the Value of Points + Cash Awards
Hyatt purchased the spa and fitness provider Exhale Spa last year (and a related resort spa operator, Miraval Group, before that). You can check out Omar's description of the Miraval benefits at … [Read more...] about Hyatt Offers New Wellness Benefits at Exhale Spa
Admittedly, I'm a fan and somewhat of a collector of airline amenity kits. We've done a lot of amenity kit reviews here on Travel Codex, so I was happy to learn about this new eye mask from Air New … [Read more...] about Allbirds Brings the Bird Mask to Air New Zealand Business Class
File this one under pretty awesome. Alaska isn't the only airline upgrading its in-flight meals. Earlier this week, American and fast-casual chain Zoës Kitchen announced a new buy-on-board … [Read more...] about American Airlines and Zoës Kitchen Partner to Create New Menu
Alaska has updated their First Class menus for the fall season. Being based in the midwest US means I don't fly Alaska a lot, but now there are non-stops to both Portland and Seattle from my home … [Read more...] about Alaska Airlines Updates Their First Class for Fall 2018
I'm a huge Hilton fanboy and I'm an even bigger fan of their Hilton Honors mobile app. In addition to keeping track of all of my stays, recent activity, and point balance, my favorite features of the … [Read more...] about Hilton’s App Will Offer Advice on Local Attractions: Where to Eat, Shop, and More
Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members can FINALLY use their miles on Finnair flights. Finnair and Alaska Airlines announced their partnership in May of 2017 and award travel was to begin in fall of … [Read more...] about Use Alaska Airlines Miles on Finnair
Goodbyes are bittersweet.This one, in particular, will be a tough one for me after so many years.The story began eight years ago as a simple email that was called, “Pics of the Day.”It was … [Read more...] about Thank You, and Farewell, Travel Codex