Oops! An Air India Plane Hit A Wall During Takeoff, Flight Diverted

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An Air India plane got into a little accident at the airport and it wasn’t with another plane.

The plane was taking off from Trichy (Tiruchirappalli, the geographic centre of Tamil Nadu according to Lonely Planet) and heading to Dubai when it hit an airport wall. Continue reading Oops! An Air India Plane Hit A Wall During Takeoff, Flight Diverted

Passenger Kicked Off Frontier Airlines Due To Squirrel, Suing & “Going For Blood”

Frontier AirlinesA woman recently kicked off of a Frontier Airlines flight due to her emotional support squirrel claims that she is “going for blood”.

Cindy Torok says that she is taking legal action since she wasn’t allowed to fly with her pet squirrel! She now plans to contact an attorney. Continue reading Passenger Kicked Off Frontier Airlines Due To Squirrel, Suing & “Going For Blood”

Our Experience at the 1st Annual New York Pizza Festival

pizza festivalOver Columbus Day Weekend (October 6 & 7), the 1st Annual New York Pizza Festival took place on Crescent Avenue in the Bronx.

The festival was a two- day event featuring pizza makers from the US and Italy. Some I had heard of while others were new to me.

Considering how much we love pizza, the Michael W Travels family had to attend the event. Continue reading Our Experience at the 1st Annual New York Pizza Festival

Passenger Kicked Off Frontier Airlines Flight Due To Emotional Support Squirrel!

frontier airlinesEarlier in the year, airlines started implementing new rules regarding emotional support animalsUnited banned an emotional support peacock from flying and there’s also the story about Daniel, an emotional support duck!

While news of bizarre emotional support animals brought on planes are funny, it definitely appeared to be a bit out of control. Continue reading Passenger Kicked Off Frontier Airlines Flight Due To Emotional Support Squirrel!

Enter For A Chance To Win A Trip For 2 To St Louis

St LouisSouthwest the Magazine is giving away a trip for two to St Louis!

The prize includes a $1,000 Southwest Airlines gift card, tickets to various attractions in St Louis and a one- night stay at a boutique hotel. (I found the fact that only one night at a hotel was included to be kind of odd…)

I’ve wanted to visit St Louis for many years, so I’d love to win this prize. I’d like to check out the sites around the city, see a Cardinals game and try out the local foods. Continue reading Enter For A Chance To Win A Trip For 2 To St Louis

American Airlines Flight Diverted Due To Pull-Ups, Lyft Amex Offer, A NYC Airbnb in SoHo For $69 Per Night, 10,000 Bonus Radisson Rewards Points & More- The Rehash!

rehashIt was nice having a long weekend, too bad we didn’t go away. However, we did attend the 1st annual New York Pizza Festival.

The event took place in the Bronx featuring pizzaiolos from all over the US as well as some from Italy. It was a really fun (and tasty) event and I’ll probably write a post about it later in the week.

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading American Airlines Flight Diverted Due To Pull-Ups, Lyft Amex Offer, A NYC Airbnb in SoHo For $69 Per Night, 10,000 Bonus Radisson Rewards Points & More- The Rehash!

Recovering From Long Flights, Skip The Airport With This Aircraft, 10 Travel Apps, Airbnb Expanding, Taking Great Outdoor Travel Photos, Cheap Lux Travel Destinations & More- Travel News!

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Continue reading Recovering From Long Flights, Skip The Airport With This Aircraft, 10 Travel Apps, Airbnb Expanding, Taking Great Outdoor Travel Photos, Cheap Lux Travel Destinations & More- Travel News!

Earn An Easy 10,000 Bonus Radisson Rewards Points

radisson rewardsOver the years, Radisson Rewards (formerly Club Carlson) points have been quite valuable for our travels.

After the Club Carlson credit card’s 2nd night free benefit went away, their points lost a ton of value. Regardless, we’ve still used our points for stays at some very nice properties.

A couple of days back I received an e-mail about an easy way to earn 10,000 bonus Radisson Rewards points. Continue reading Earn An Easy 10,000 Bonus Radisson Rewards Points