American Airlines Raises Checked Bag and Pet Fees [2024]

American Airlines has updated its Checked Bag Policy and Pet-in-Cabin Policy for new tickets purchased as of February 20th, 2024, which increased the price by over 30% in certain cases. This was first predicted by xJonNYC on X. Here is a screenshot of American Airlines’ updated checked bag policy, as of this morning: American Airline’s…

How To Bid for Upgrade with Virgin Atlantic w/ Tips + Data Points [2024]

How To Bid for Upgrade with Virgin Atlantic w/ Tips + Data Points [2024]

Virgin Atlantic offers a neat program that allows you to potentially save big by bidding to upgrade for better seats on your next flight. How To Bid for an Upgrade with Virgin Atlantic Up to seven days before your departure, you can bid for an upgrade with Virgin Atlantic. Simply follow these steps: You can…

Get up to 10,000 Bonus Virgin Atlantic Points – Book Travel by February 18th

Get up to 10,000 Bonus Virgin Atlantic Points – Book Travel by February 18th

Virgin Atlantic is offering up to 50,000 bonus points when you book travel by February 18th, 2024 for travel through June 30th, 2024. This is in addition to the points you usually earn as a member of Flying Club. Specifically, bonus points will be awarded based on the type of ticket purchased: This offer applies…

T-Mobile customers now get free Hilton Silver Status [2024]

T-Mobile launched Magenta Status on February 7th, which gives T-Mobile customers access to several new discounts and experiences, in addition to the perks offered through their wireless plan and T-Mobile Tuesday offers via the T-Life app, which have been around for years. With the launch of Magenta Status, T-Mobile now partners with brands like Hilton…

Pros and Cons of Using Airbnb for Stays [2024]

Pros and Cons of Using Airbnb for Stays [2024]

When planning your next trip, one of the key decisions you’ll need to make is where to stay. Traditionally, hotels have been the go-to choice for travelers, but in recent years, Airbnb has emerged as a popular alternative. Both options have their own unique advantages and disadvantages, making the decision more about your personal preferences,…

ANA Amex Offer: Spend $1,000+, get 25,000 Membership Rewards Points [2024]

There’s an exciting new (and targeted) Amex Offer showing up: get 25,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend $1,000 or more with All Nippon Airways. This shortly appeared for a day on my Amex Gold Card, but I’m not seeing it this morning, unfortunately. Kudos if you added it! ANA, or All Nippon Airways, is…

Hardshell vs. Softshell Luggage: Which Is Better? [2024]

Hardshell vs. Softshell Luggage: Which Is Better? [2024]

Choosing the right luggage is crucial to ensure a smooth and stress-free journey. One of the most significant decisions you’ll need to make is whether to opt for hardshell or softshell luggage. Both options have unique advantages and disadvantages, and the choice ultimately depends on your travel style and preferences. Hardshell Luggage Benefits of Hardshell…

AAA Plus vs Premier – What’s The Difference? [2024]

AAA Plus vs Premier – What’s The Difference? [2024]

Having a reliable roadside assistance and travel protection plan is essential. The American Automobile Association (aka AAA) offers two popular membership tiers: AAA Plus and AAA Premier. In this article, we will compare these two membership options, including pricing and benefits, to help you make an informed choice that suits your needs. AAA Plus Membership…

Best Hyatt Hotels in Las Vegas [Updated 2024]

Best Hyatt Hotels in Las Vegas [Updated 2024]

Hyatt hotels are a popular choice for points enthusiasts, thanks to low redemption rates and easy ways to earn World of Hyatt points via Chase. For years, there have been great choices for Hyatt hotels in Las Vegas thanks to their partnership with MGM Resorts. Unfortunately, that partnership ended on September 30, 2023, which drastically…

How To Upgrade to the Aviator Silver Card [2024]

How To Upgrade to the Aviator Silver Card [2024]

There is a secret version of the Barclays Aviator Mastercard. It is called the AAdvantage® Aviator® World Elite Silver Mastercard® and it offers intriguing benefits for those who regularly fly American Airlines and are aiming for AAdvantage Status. But you can’t directly apply for the Silver Aviator Mastercard… It is available via invite-only. There are…

Las Vegas Centurion Lounge Review + Photos [2024]

Las Vegas Centurion Lounge Review + Photos [2024]

The Amex Centurion Lounge in Las Vegas is one of the best airport lounges at Harry Reid International Airport (LAS). Renovated in 2021, this American Express lounge offers a relaxing vibe away from the busy terminal and offers complimentary food and beverages, shower, Wi-Fi, and seating with great views of the tarmac. The Amex Centurion…

How To Check Global Entry Application Status [2024]

How To Check Global Entry Application Status [2024]

Embarking on international travel can be an exciting experience, but the long lines at immigration and customs can quickly dampen your enthusiasm. Fortunately, there’s a solution that can make your travels smoother and more efficient – Global Entry In this guide, we’ll walk you through the process of applying for Global Entry and how to…