Tag Archives: Orlando

Unexpected Miles Earned From An Award Flight

american airlines miles

On Super Bowl Sunday we were supposed to fly home from our first trip of 2015 which was to Orlando, Florida.

With reports of snowstorms most likely hitting the NYC area and American waiving flight change fees I decided to call up to see what the status of our flight was. I received a call back from AA close to an hour and a half after I called in. I found out that our flight had been cancelled. Continue reading Unexpected Miles Earned From An Award Flight

What Did A Flight Cancellation Cost Us?

flight cancellations

Flight cancellations…

Last year we got stuck in Oslo, this year it was Orlando’s turn. What’s up with these snowstorms hitting NYC in January!

Our flight was supposed to take off from Orlando just before 7:00PM (on Super Bowl Sunday) but it got cancelled due to a storm that was supposed to hit the NYC area thatĀ evening. Continue reading What Did A Flight Cancellation Cost Us?

Trip Planning: $140.18 + 65,000 Points= Trip for 3 To Orlando

family trip
image: google maps

We’ll be leaving on our first trip of 2015 tomorrow morning which will be a quick one.

This weekend I’ll miss watching the Super Bowl for what I can recall, the first time ever since we’ll be on our way home from Orlando, Florida.

I know, Orlando isn’t the most exciting destination (and not one that I’ve visited yet or have really cared to then again). However, when considering that Disney’s Magic Kingdom ranks at the top of most visited tourist attractions in the world & Epcot isn’t far behind, the time has come for us to finally see what the fuss is all about. Continue reading Trip Planning: $140.18 + 65,000 Points= Trip for 3 To Orlando

Win A Disney Vacation for 4

Southwest is giving away a really nice family trip to Disney World in Orlando.

The winner gets a trip for 4 including air, hotel, park passes and more. Although I have little desire to visit Disney, I know that Lucas would have a great time there. I’ve checked out the entry fees to get into Disney in recent months and can not believe how expensive it is.
Continue reading Win A Disney Vacation for 4