Some hotels in India calculate hotel taxes based on the supposed published or rack rate of the room instead of the rate actually paid by the guest. Is this valid?
It’s been a busy week for Will Run For Miles. If you follow the Boarding Area blogs, you probably know that the individual blogs on the sister site, Prior2Boarding, are allotted a week when their blog posts are rotated onto Boarding Area. This past week was Will Run For Miles’ turn. It has been exciting … Read More
When I flew on the Emirates A380 aircraft from JFK-DXB last month, I filmed the safety video with my iPhone. I was going to post it here, but I found a much better version on Youtube, so I’ll spare you the buzz and crying babies, and post the one from Youtube! As I wrote here, … Read More
When I travel, I often like to ask locals where to go. So, when I was in Austin recently, I asked the tattoo-laden cashier at Whole Foods Market if she had any recommendations. She directed us about a mile away to the Hope Campaign. I had never heard of the Hope Campaign, but according to … Read More
I recently flew round-trip from New York, JFK to Delhi, India on Emirates Airlines (see, I Sat in Coach on an Emirates A380 Flight and it Didn’t Suck!). I credited the trip to Alaska Airlines, and received over 26,000 Alaska Air miles. Let me explain. 1. Emirates is a partner of Alaska Airlines Emirates … Read More
Did you get a chance to play tennis at Munich Airport this month? There’s only one day left! From April 1 – April 20, there were tennis courts set up for both children and adults to play tennis. Detailed information can be found in the Munich Airport Website. Here’s a pretty cool video! The … Read More