Running Amok is a new regular thread (I’m not ready to commit to say daily, but that is the goal) to highlight some current travel, frequent flyer and running news. RUNNING: Competitor group, the owner of Rock n’ Roll Marathons and United Airlines have announced a new marathon and half marathon in the series – … Read More
AGODA AGODA is an online hotel booking platform that began in 2005 in Singapore and is now owned by Priceline. AGODA lists hundreds of thousands of hotels worldwide at competitive prices and provides services in 38 different languages. Over the years, especially when I was traveling to locations with smaller, individually-owned hotels, I would always take a … Read More
The Park Hyatt Saigon was elegant and sophisticated – and our suite was incredible!
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Does your bra go BEEP at the airport? Underwire bras are common, but they can sometimes set off some metal detectors or show up on other airport security scans. Even if you don’t wear an underwire bra, the metal hooks or clasps in bras or on regular garments can make a detector go beep!
Perhaps an ordinary person would not have attempted to go to work on a day when she has a 5:45 pm international flight, but I’m always looking to conserve my annual leave time (after all, there’s always another trip on the horizon). So, I lugged my packed carry-on bag to work with me, and left … Read More
I learned through Loyalty Lobby, and further explored the topic at the Finnair website – that there is a strike planned for March 10th (and possibly March 14th and 17th) at Helsinki Airport resulting in numerous flight cancellations. As explained on the Finnair website: Strike and support actions are planned for Friday, March 10 from 3 pm … Read More
American Airlines let me cancel a nonrefundable ticket, but I must use the credit by June 4th.
The fog was so thick that my American Airlines flight was landed in autoland mode. How amazing is that?
In a dramatic turn of events, a Federal Judge halts the Immigration Ban, Trump calls it ridiculous, and Homeland Security halts implementation of the Executive Order and canceled visas are reinstated!