Tag Archives: American Airlines

Can I Bring A Kids Micro Scooter As A Carry-On Item?

Recently, I wrote a post asking the question, Can I Bring A Screwdriver In My Carry-On Bag?

I needed the screwdriver for a trip that I was going on with Lucas.

Lucas loves riding his Micro Scooter so Kim and I thought it would be a good idea to bring it on our trip. The only problem was taking it apart to pack in a bag. To do so, I needed a screwdriver.

You might wonder why a scooter would be a good item to bring along? Continue reading Can I Bring A Kids Micro Scooter As A Carry-On Item?

Earn Up To 2,000 Bonus American Airlines Miles With AAdvantage eShopping

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Yesterday I shared a way to earn up to 3,00 bonus United miles with MileagePlus Shopping. If you’re looking to make some purchases, this can be a nice way to earn extra miles.

Following suit with the back to school theme, AAdvantage eShopping is giving you a chance to earn up to 2,000 American Airlines miles for a limited time. Continue reading Earn Up To 2,000 Bonus American Airlines Miles With AAdvantage eShopping

Baseball Players Take $683 Uber Ride To Game

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Four Seattle Mariners minor league players didn’t want to wake up early for their team’s road trip to New Mexico. Rather than get up at 3:00am, they planned to catch a flight with American Airlines.

When the flight didn’t work out, they decided to take an extremely pricey Uber ride to meet up with their team.  Continue reading Baseball Players Take $683 Uber Ride To Game

American Airlines Flight Delayed Due To Pee Smell

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An American Airlines flight was supposed to fly from Los Angeles to Washington, DC last weekend. The flight ended up with a long delay for a bizarre and smelly reason.

FOX News writes that the flight was delayed “due to a reported smell of urine coming from the cabin.” Continue reading American Airlines Flight Delayed Due To Pee Smell

Win A Share of 1,800,000 American Airlines AAdvantage Miles!

American Airlines AAdvantageCitibank is running a contest to celebrate “30 Years of Wow” with the Citi AAdvantage credit card.

In the contest 33 winners will win a share of 1,800,000 American Airlines AAdvantage miles! Three grand prize winners will also win a $3,000 travel voucher!

To enter you’ll need to have an Instagram account where you’ll enter by sharing a “Wow” travel moment. Continue reading Win A Share of 1,800,000 American Airlines AAdvantage Miles!

AAdvantage eShopping Mystery Bonus- How Many Miles Can You Earn?

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Quite frequently the American Airlines AAdvantage eShopping sends out bonus offers where you can earn bonus miles.

The offers vary and you can usually earn bonus AA miles based on the amount you spend for shopping at AAdvantage eShopping. Other offers allow you to earn a set amount of  bonus miles for making a specific amount of spend. Continue reading AAdvantage eShopping Mystery Bonus- How Many Miles Can You Earn?

American Airlines Loses Golf Clubs, Golfer Withdraws from US Open Qualifier

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On one of my first trips to Europe I had the unfortunate problem of my bag not showing up with my flight. While my friend and I did receive our bags later that evening, it was an inconvenience to walk up the Eiffel Tower feeling dirty and in not so comfortable footwear.

Golfer Michael Buttacavoli had a much bigger issue when American Airlines made a big mistake. Continue reading American Airlines Loses Golf Clubs, Golfer Withdraws from US Open Qualifier

Join Sam’s Club, Earn Up To 5,000 AA Miles

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Kim and I aren’t big fans of warehouse stores like Costco BJ’s and Sam’s Club but it can be fun to shop at them from time to time. (That’s probably due to the samples!)

However, thanks to Amex Offers, we’ve enjoyed a nice deal on a Sam’s Club purchase a couple of years back. (Since I’m not a member, I ordered discounted gift cards online.) I’ve also had a BJ’s membership for close to a year, which was free. Continue reading Join Sam’s Club, Earn Up To 5,000 AA Miles