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Win A Trip to Grand Cayman in Southwest’s Shark Week Contest

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Southwest Airlines and Discovery are partnering up to give one lucky winner a trip for two to the Cayman Islands.

The Dare to Dive Sweepstakes is being ran to celebrate Shark Week which starts on July 23 on Discovery Channel.

According to the contest page, “Sharks Fly Free across the friendly skies as Discovery gives Southwest Customers a first look at the excitement of Shark Week 2017. In-flight exclusive content can be viewed on all Southwest Airlines WiFi-equipped aircraft.” Continue reading Win A Trip to Grand Cayman in Southwest’s Shark Week Contest

Win A Trip for 2 to Music City from Southwest

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Southwest Vacations is giving you the chance to win a trip for 2 to Music City aka Nashville, Tennessee!

The prize includes airfare, hotel stay and many extras. Kim, Lucas and I visited Nashville at the end of 2012 and had a great time. Even though we aren’t country music fans, we still really enjoyed the related sites.

I’d definitely love to visit Nashville again in the future. Here are the details about the sweepstakes. Continue reading Win A Trip for 2 to Music City from Southwest

Earn 1,000 Bonus Southwest Points with Rapid Rewards Dining

Rapid Rewards Dining

One of the easiest ways to earn miles and points is through airline and hotel shopping portals & dining programs.

By taking the extra moments to click through these sites you can earn miles and points for things you had planned to purchase anyway.

There is currently an offer to earn 1,000 Southwest bonus points with Rapid Rewards Dining. Continue reading Earn 1,000 Bonus Southwest Points with Rapid Rewards Dining

Win An All-Inclusive Trip to Cancun from Southwest Airlines

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Southwest is giving away a romantic trip for two to Cancun, Mexico.

The prize includes airfare and an all-inclusive 3-night stay at the Finest Playa Mujeres resort.

Cancun is the first place that I visited outside the US. (Yeah I know, not so glamorous!)  I wouldn’t mind going back, more so to use it as a base to get out to explore Chichen Itza at some point. Continue reading Win An All-Inclusive Trip to Cancun from Southwest Airlines

Earn Up To 5,500 Bonus Points w/ Southwest Rapid Rewards Shopping

Last week I received an offer from my Southwest personal credit card where I could earn 3,000 bonus miles for spending $6,000 by a certain date.

Then a couple of shopping portal offers came my way a couple of days back.

Here are the offers:

  1. Earn 5,00 Bonus Miles with AA eShopping
  2. Up to 6,000 Bonus Miles with United MileagePlus Shopping

Yesterday I received an e-mail containing my Rapid Rewards Report from Southwest. In the report was an offer to earn up to 5,500 points for a limited time with Rapid Rewards shopping. Continue reading Earn Up To 5,500 Bonus Points w/ Southwest Rapid Rewards Shopping

Woman Choked, Flight Returns, Comedian Mark Curry Helps

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A Southwest Airlines flight on the way to San Francisco had to return to Los Angeles soon after takeoff due to a fight between passengers.

A woman claimed that a man grabber her neck, choked and hit her in the head, according to the AP.

A celebrity, whose name I haven’t heard mentioned in many years helped out to restrain the man. Continue reading Woman Choked, Flight Returns, Comedian Mark Curry Helps

Southwest Now Offering Hamster-Sitting Service

Southwest AirlinesI haven’t flown Southwest Airlines in close to 10 months but one of the main reasons I love the airline is due to their friendly customer service as well as free checked bags policy.

Good customer service goes a long way in leaving a good impression. They even used to give out a really cool perk to kids. (I’m not sure if they still do these days.)

I came across a tweet from the CEO and President of Southwest, Gary Kelly yesterday which made me laugh… Continue reading Southwest Now Offering Hamster-Sitting Service