Category: Rants

United goes full Bonvoy on us and ditches award charts, revamps reward program

As was widely reported by many yesterday, United has revamped their mileage program. Starting in November of 2019, United will no longer publish an award chart that lists the specific… Read more »

Travel Horror Stories – Noisy Passengers, Babies, Loud Talkers and Chatty Grandmas

In this edition of our ongoing Travel Horror Story Series, we focus on noise. It’s all about the noise today! On airplanes it’s already very loud. The din of the… Read more »

Most Amazing Business Trip: I ran out of gas in sight of the hospital, abandoned my car on the bridge and took off on foot

So, the story goes something like thisā€¦I am in Eugene, Oregon on another business trip. Iā€™ve finished w/ my customer for the day and settled into the hotel for the… Read more »

Airplane Etiquette: The Unwritten Rules for Traveling on a Plane

Like the In N Out secret menu, there is a secret list of unwritten rules for traveling on a plane. TheĀ savviest travelers (often business travelers) know and follow these guidelines… Read more »

Signs you might be a business traveler – a humorous look at the life of a road warrior

The life of a business traveler is definitely not sunshine and cupcakes. We spend far too many nights away from our loved ones sleeping in yet another hotel bed that’s… Read more »

The 7 Most Annoying Airline Passengers (A Travel Rant)

We’ve all been there. Stuck on a plane with an annoying passenger. Maybe it’s a kid kicking your seat. Or a passenger whose snoring matches the jet engine’s sound. Here’s… Read more »