Another Successful Barclay Aviator Retention Offer

Barlcay AAdvantage Aviator Red Card
It's that time of year again for me to call Barclays to waive the annual fee on my American Airlines Aviator Red card. Last year was a success and this year was too! I simply called the number on the back of the card and told them I noticed my annual fee was due. I then asked if there were any offers to offset the annual fee. Lo and behold they said they would waive the fee! But wait there is more! They also said there is an offer on my card for 5,000 American Airlines miles if I spend $1...
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Volotea 717 Flight Review, Venice to Dubrovnik

Volotea 717 Flight Review from Venice to Dubrovnik
Booking a Volotea Flight from Venice to Dubrovnik Beth and I wrapped up our time in Italy with a final stop in Venice and then a flight on the ultra low cost carrier Volotea to wonderful Dubrovnik. More on Venice later! Our flight from Venice (VCE) to Dubrovnik (DBV) left early in the morning at 7:15 AM. This route was new for the summer and it proved to be perfect for our honeymoon plan in order to explore both Italy and Croatia. The flight was a mere 1 hour and 20 minutes across the Adri...
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Hiking Cinque Terre in One Day

Hiking Cinque Terre In One Day! An Amazing Day in Italy
One of the things we were most looking forward to on our 3+ week honeymoon was hiking all five towns in Cinque Terre in one day! Both Beth and I love to hike. We are not ones to do multi-day hikes but give us any day hike and we are there. Cinque Terre has been on our list to visit for a couple years now and it did not disappoint. After spending a couple of days exploring Rome we were looking forward to a slower pace in Monterosso where we stayed. But of course on our first full day we se...
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How We Spent 4 Amazing Days In Rome

How We Spent 4 Amazing Days In Rome
Four Amazing Days in Rome As part of our long 3+ week honeymoon we decided to spend 4 amazing nights in Rome, Italy! This was the first stop on the European section of the trip. We had just wrapped up relaxing in Punta Cana and we were fortunate enough to get business class tickets to Europe for nearly free. After all that beach time and pina coladas we were ready to be active and explore! Rome was the perfect stop for us! For accommodations we stayed at the Radisson Blu Rome which had bot...
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Alaska Airlines Announces Nonstop Flights From Seattle to Indianapolis & Wichita

Alaska Airlines announces new flight from Seattle to Indianapolis and Wichita
Alaska Airlines has announced new nonstop flights from it's main hub in Seattle (SEA) to Indianapolis (IND) and Wichita (ICT). This is the first time Alaska Airlines will serve either Indianapolis or Wichita. Both routes will operate daily with the Indianapolis flight starting on May 11th, 2017 on a Boeing 737-800 and the Wichita flight starting on April 13th, 2017 on an Embraer E175. The schedule is as follows: Start date City pair Departs Arrives 04/13/16 Seattle-Wichita...
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Radisson Blu Rome Hotel Review

Beautiful View of Rome's Coloseum! Hotel Review of Radisson Blu Rome
Radisson Blu Rome For the second part of our honeymoon Beth and I headed to Rome, Italy to stay at the Radisson Blu Rome! Our first part of honeymoon we relaxed in Punta Cana where we thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Westin Punta Cana. From Punta Cana I was even able to secure business class seats to Italy thanks to airline miles making it nearly free. Our plan for Italy was to visit Rome, Cinque Terre, and Venice. Thankfully in Rome we were able to stay at the Radisson Blu for free! All fo...
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OneJet Announces New Focus City, Louisville (SDF)

OneJet Announces Louisville Focus City with new nonstop flights
OneJet has just announced a new focus city in Louisville (SDF), Kentucky. With this announcement they are adding new nonstop flights from Louisville (SDF) to Raleigh (RDU) and to Kansas City (MCI). This will leave OneJet as the only airline providing nonstop flights on these routes. The nonstop flight from Louisville (SDF) to Raleigh (RDU) will be flown twice a day and is expected to commence on October 17th, 2016. The other new flight from Louisville (SDF) to Kansas City (MCI) will be flown...
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Air Berlin Business from Punta Cana to Dusseldorf! Our Honeymoon Review

We had just finished up the first part of our honeymoon relaxing in Punta Cana and what better way to end our time in the Caribbean than by flying to Europe than in Air Berlin's business class! Our first stop on our honeymoon was to the Westin Punta Cana which was perfect for relaxation after celebrating our wedding day just a couple days earlier. From Punta Cana we started our second part of the honeymoon as we flew to Rome, Italy via Air Berlin through Dusseldorf. Thanks to my obsession...
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Cuba Flights From USA Route Map

Approved flights from Cuba to USA
// Route Map of Cuba Flights From USA // Overview of Cuba Flights From USA With relations between the United States of America and Cuba beginning to normalize the Department of Transportation (DOT) has tentatively approved route authorities for US Airlines to fly to Cuba. Cuba has set limit on the number of flights per day at each airport at 10 with Havana as an exception at 20 flights per day. With the DOT route approvals coming in a total of 41 route and carrier com...
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Westin Punta Cana Hotel Review, A Great Way to Start Our Honeymoon!

Amazing view from our room at the Westin Punta Cana
Westin Punta Cana Hotel Review For the first part of our nearly month long honeymoon we flew south from Indianapolis to the incredibly beautiful and peaceful Westin Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. We just wrapped up celebrating our wedding day a couple days before so we were looking for pure relaxation and the Westin did not disappoint. We nearly had the entire resort to ourselves! It was off-season in June but we had amazing weather the entire time. Also no car was required, further re...
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