Wanderlust Journey

Wanderlust Journey

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Fortune: Most Admired Airlines

March 30th, 2011 · Comments Off on Fortune: Most Admired Airlines

Fortune shared a list of the most admired airlines, as measured by a survey of industry peers, in which Delta Airlines secured the top spot. This list has a lot of familiar faces but only two US airline carriers – Delta at #1 and Southwest at #3. I bet the list would look a lot […]

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Tags: Travel News

Delta SkyMiles Won’t Expire

February 16th, 2011 · Comments Off on Delta SkyMiles Won’t Expire

On Tuesday, Delta Airlines announced that miles accumulated under their SkyMiles loyalty program will no longer expire, effective January 1, 2011. Before this announcement, they expired 24 months after the member’s last qualifying activity. It’s an interesting move because airlines don’t like keeping a lot of miles on the books, especially for people who don’t […]

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Tags: Loyalty Programs

Checked Baggage Fees List

June 23rd, 2010 · 4 Comments

For the last five years or so, I’ve flown Southwest to almost every destination. They service my home airport of Baltimore Washington International and, mostly because I was lucky, they serviced an airport near wherever I was going. I’m a loyal customer because they provide a great service at a fantastic price, because they were […]

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Tags: Money Tips

Delta SkyMiles Cardholders: First Checked Bag Free

May 6th, 2010 · Comments Off on Delta SkyMiles Cardholders: First Checked Bag Free

Delta Air Lines announced today that starting June 1st, they will waive the first checked bag fee for Delta SkyMiles cardmembers for up to 9 people on the same reservation. Delta’s first checked bag fee is $50, so that’s a $50 savings each way per person. This is a pretty nice perk if you already […]

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Tags: Travel News

Airlines Promise Not to Charge for Carry-On Bags

April 19th, 2010 · Comments Off on Airlines Promise Not to Charge for Carry-On Bags

Ever since Spirit Airlines announced a $45 fee for carry-on luggage a few weeks ago, the travel world has been talking about how the fees have started to get ridiculous. It also seem s a little silly but Senator Charles Schumer, Democrat from New York, contacted American Airlines, Delta Airlines, JetBlue, United Airlines and US […]

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