REMINDER: Today is the LAST DAY for Amazon Payments. Check out my post about my last free 2,000 miles/ points with the program.
- USA Today introduces us to a Friendly robot that answers flyer’s questions at Indiana Airport.
- CN Traveler has a slideshow with Breathtaking views from the best new hotels.
- Fodor’s Travel has some tips on How to use your cell phone internationally.
- National Geographic shares Pictures from Part of the world’s largest marine reserves.
- One more from NatGeo, check out Thirty years of Traveler Magazine in pictures.
- Skift reports that US congress members push for travel ban amid ebola concerns.
- CNN writes about The fastest sport you’ve never heard of.
- The LA Times reports that Demolition of Vegas’ never opened Harmon Hotel to begin in (less than) 2 weeks.
- This isn’t travel related but still very interesting. Eater has a story about The last of the Arabbers.
- Find out about the Best college towns for people who aren’t in college.
- Outside Magazine has a quiz: Are you a real bacon lover?
Travel Deals & Offers:
- Check your e-mails for a Double or Triple Points offer on Southwest.
- Fly to London, Earn Up To 35,000 United Bonus Miles.
- If you haven’t already done so, check your offer for IHG’s Into the Nights promo. I got a solid offer which I plan to take advantage of. Expect to earn 2 free nights and a good amount of points for completing certain tasks. Offer ends 12/31.
- 2 Trips= 1 Free Night with Choice Privileges. Arrival must be between now and 11/12/14
- Earn 3,000 Club Carlson Bonus Points Per Mobile App Booking. Room must be booked and stays completed by 11/16.
- Find out about United’s MileagePlus Air Game Challenge with the NY Giants.
- Earn 4X US Airways miles with Hertz. Pickup is good until December 31.
- Earn up to 2,000 bonus American Airlines miles for shopping until October 16.
- Win 150,000 United Miles + $5,000… Enter by October 18.
- Win 10 round-trips from AA Biz Extra. Enter by November 30.
- Win a trip to Boston & Cancun from Southwest. Enter by October 31.
- Earn up to triple Starwood SPG points. Register for the promo by October 31.
- Earn 3X points with the Hilton Triple Your Trip promo. Register & stay at participating resorts until October 31.
- Earn up to 1,500 bonus United miles with car rentals. Bookings must be made by 10/31 to qualify for offer.
- Delta is Giving away experiences money can’t buy. Enter daily until October 31.
- Win a vacation for 4 to Disney from Southwest. Enter by October 31.
- Win FREE travel for taking photos. Entries must be submitted by October 31.
- Get 1,000 Hyatt bonus points for mobile bookings and stays until 12/31/14.
- Earn a 10,000 #MegaPoints Bonus at select Radissons until 12/31/14.
- Sign up and Earn 2,000 Bonus Miles with SkyMiles Dining. This offer is open to new members or existing members without a dining profile. Register by 12/31/14.
- Earn Quadruple AA miles with Dollar Rent A Car
If you have any Travel News, Deals or Offers that you’d like to share, feel free to leave a comment or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.