Roundup: Articles From Around the Web
Here are some posts from around the web that I thought you may find interesting. Let me know if there is anything good I missed. Email me anything awesome that you find, or write, at Mark@milestomemories.com.
Spirit Airlines Dramatically Drops Price of Checked Bags and Carry-ons Purchased at Gate – Le Chic Geek
This is good to see since $100 was outrageous. It is still more than it should be but at least in the realm of reasonable now. Spirit does have a method behind their madness though, I did really enjoy their boarding procedure. Here are some tips you need to know before flying them and how you can save $40 every time you fly them.
The World’s 25 Best Cities for Fine Dining – Travel Pulse
I know there are a lot of foodies out there in the travel hobby so I thought you may enjoy this one. Do you agree with the list?
Drinking on Delta Flights Just Got More Expensive – Danny the Deal Guru
Delta has been in the news for all the wrong reasons lately. They are “updating their boarding procedure” with like 27 zones now. They also introduced basic economy bookings with Skymiles. And now increasing the price of my beer!?! If you plan ahead you can fight them at their own game. I sometimes purchase drink vouchers on eBay before a flight to save a little bit of money.
[Rumor] Changes To IHG Ambassador Program – February 1st, 2019 – Doctor of Credit
These would be some big negatives if they actually come out. Why give 1 breakfast – are people supposed to be solo travelers? Removing the free mini bar is a big hit too although I am sure people cleared it out just because they could.
Remember that if you stay at IHG owned Kimpton hotels to use the secret code for extra freebies.
Jamaican hotel apologizes to British couple for life-sized dummy tribute of their dead son – Secret Flying
This is so bizarre. I really have no words.
Which article did you find most interesting? Remember to let me know of anything you come across that you want added into the next edition at Mark@milestomemories.com.