Articles from February 2013

Feb.26.2013 | Ryan P

I just got back from a west coast trip and I wanted to share my thoughts on Delta's domestically configured 767.  On my way out I flew DCA-ATL-LAX and on my return I flew LAX-DTW-DCA.  

Feb.22.2013 | Ryan P

I just wrapped up a long President's Day weekend trip to California's central coast.  The weather was cool and sunny, with the exception of one afternoon of rain showers.  The Central Coast is north of Santa Barbara, but south of Monterey, right along the 101.    

Feb.22.2013 | Ryan P

We've already mentioned changes at Starwood and Hilton, we don't want to forget about Marriott as well.  Starting May 16, 2013 Marriott Rewards is implementing also implementing changes to its reward categories.

Feb.21.2013 | Ryan P

In addition to Hilton making it's 2013 HHonors program changes, Starwood is also making some updates.  Starwood is making changes to hotel reward categories.  The categories will remain the same, but some hotels may be changing categories.  The changes take effect March 5, 2013.

Feb.21.2013 | Ryan P

Hilton is announcing some big changes to the Hilton Honors program.  Starting March 28, 2013 the loyalty program will jump to ten hotel reward categories.  Hilton's e-mail to HHonors members claims the change is to accommodate the growing numnber of hotels and resorts in the Hilton family.

Feb.15.2013 | Ryan P

Southwest is taking the next big step in its acquisition of AirTran.  Passengers can now book dozens of routes using flights on both airlines while using a single itinerary.  This marriage of routes is a major step toward folding AirTran into Southwest's current route network.