Southwest Adjusting Schedule Through August 5th

All 737 MAX 8 aircrafts were pulled out of the sky on March 13, which affected American, United and Southwest. While American and United have handled the situation quite well and was able to re-accommodate most customers, Southwest has just been doing an awful job handling the situation. Ultimately, they have been re-adjusting their schedule…

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Purchase United Miles with a 100% Bonus

United Airlines is also offering an opportunity to purchase their miles with a 100% bonus. Unlike the Southwest promotion, there actually are some routes where you could definitely save some money vs. paying for the ticket outright. With that being said, I absolutely would NOT speculatively purchase their miles, especially after the recent announcement that…

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How to Tramp the Queen Charlotte Track

A favorite area of New Zealand is the Marlborough Sounds. Located at the north-east tip of the South Island, the Marlborough Sounds is a popular summer destination for Kiwis and travelers alike. Areas of it are quite remote, and can only be accessed by boat, which makes The Sounds a quiet and peaceful region. You can explore the Marlborough Sounds by hiking (“tramping”) the Queen Charlotte Track.

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