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See How Much Damage Laptops and Battery Packs Can Do to a Plane

Remember the great Galaxy Note recall of 2016? Samsung’s flagship smartphone dominated headlines for weeks, as phone after phone caught fire or exploded. Of course, the FAA had to get … Read entire article »

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Wide Open Award Availability in Delta One Suites From Atlanta

Booking awards with Delta SkyMiles can be extremely frustrating, as the airline doesn’t publish an award chart, and low-level award space is rare, to say the least. Now, however, we’re … Read entire article »

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Tip: This Chrome Extension Flags Carry-On Fees in Google Flights

A couple of weeks ago, we told you about a new Chrome extension that adds legroom to Google Flights search results. At the end of the post, we called for … Read entire article »

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American Airlines Adds Premium Economy to Some Hawaii Routes

Back in October 2016, American Airlines debuted its new premium economy product on a flight between Dallas (DFW) and Los Angeles (LAX), which was operated by a 787-9. Since then, … Read entire article »

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Photo Review: A Junior Suite at the Siam Hotel in Bangkok

When I mentioned to a friend recently that I needed to spend a single night in Thailand’s bustling capital city, he told me I had to check out the super-chic Siam … Read entire article »

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Act Quick: Wide Open American Award Availability on Its New Routes

American Airlines isn’t known for offering flyers much sAAver award availability. Instead, flyers are left with having to purchase some of the carrier’s AAnytime awards, which are almost double what’s … Read entire article »

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5 Fun Activities That Made Me Fall in Love With Riviera Maya

In my short 34 years on this planet, I’ve had the opportunity to visit some far-flung places like Sumba Island in Indonesia and have had unforgettable experiences such as trekking with … Read entire article »

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The Best Travel Gear for Kids

While we travel-loving parents might be hesitant to splurge on something for ourselves, the perfect products for the little ones we bring along on our adventures are a little harder … Read entire article »

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