Travel TipsWhere is this place located?

Sign in to follow, share, and participate in this community. Not a member? Join Marriott Rewards!
+ Add filter
12PreviousNext
  • United Reveals MileagePlus Program 2015

    For those of you looking to build your miles and status with United you may find this interesting:   United Continental Holdings, Inc. - Investor Relations - News   So glad I'm not looking to hold any sta...
    iahflyr
    last modified by iahflyr
    United Reveals MileagePlus Program 2015

    in Travel Tips

      Back
    • What do you take with you to save money at your destination

      In another thread a poster mentioned that she sees people bringing bread with them when they fly to Hawaii because the price of eggs is so high it saves them money. She rightly wondered if there were other things that...
      john_thai
      last modified by john_thai
      What do you take with you to save money at your destination

      in Travel Tips

        Back
      • Best airline from Chicago (ORD) to Honolulu (HNL)?

        Which is the best airline from Chicago (ORD) to Honolulu (HNL)?
        30marine
        last modified by 30marine
        Best airline from Chicago (ORD) to Honolulu (HNL)?

        in Travel Tips

          Back
        • How much would you spend on luggage?

          I recently purchased a "Rimowa Topas Titanium Aluminum" suitcase. My dad (who is shipping it to me overseas) thinks that no one of sound mind and judgment would pay $1600 for a suitcase. I think it is well worth the m...
          chris0311
          last modified by chris0311
          How much would you spend on luggage?

          in Travel Tips

            Back
          • United Club Improvements

            United Club improvements coming!   http://www.united.com/CMS/en-US/travel/UnitedClub/Pages/UnitedClubEnhancements.aspx   Now, if our MR would give us Silver Premier AND United Club access, we'd be all set
            clebert
            last modified by clebert
            United Club Improvements

            in Travel Tips

              Back
            • Mother of All Qantas Airfare Sales, Right Here and Now.

              Do you have some flexibility?  Round trip airfares to Australia or New Zealand from LAX, DFW or JFK starting at $999 for a very limited time.  Sale ends 3/3/2015.  Travel during May/June, minimum 10 day...
              pluto77
              last modified by pluto77
              Mother of All Qantas Airfare Sales, Right Here and Now.

              in Travel Tips

                Back
              • United glitch

                Did anyone manage to cash on in this glitch?   United Airlines ‘Denmark’ glitch offers first-class transatlantic flights for just £50 - Telegraph
                sg1974
                last modified by sg1974
                United glitch

                in Travel Tips

                  Back
                • Which Airline carrier for travel to Europe?

                  Greetings everyone,   I'm working up my MR points for travel to Europe through the 7-day cert and the 120,000 miles.  I'm a member of the Sky Miles, AAdvantage, and the Mileage Plus programs but no elevated...
                  chaznotbono
                  last modified by chaznotbono
                  Which Airline carrier for travel to Europe?

                  in Travel Tips

                    Back
                  • HKG to the JW Marriott, Shenzhen

                    Hi all,   Does anyone have an email address for the JW Marriott in Shenzhen, China?  I would like to book the shuttle from Hong Kong airport to the hotel but there is no email address for the hotel on the w...
                    pebble
                    last modified by pebble
                    HKG to the JW Marriott, Shenzhen

                    in Travel Tips

                      Back
                    • Travel Insurance

                      Do you buy travel insurance? Have you ever had to use it? I have asked this question before (about a year and a half ago), but want to ask it again.  I buy it for international trips, but not for domestic trips a...
                      razorbackfan
                      last modified by razorbackfan
                      Travel Insurance

                      in Travel Tips

                        Back
                      • New Attractions for 2015

                        List of new attractions opening this year. Any plans to visit these attractions?   The world's best new attractions in 2015 - Telegraph
                        sg1974
                        last modified by sg1974
                        New Attractions for 2015

                        in Travel Tips

                          Back
                        • Quick Exit

                          I know we all like to exit the plane quickly, but this might be pushing it a bit far   'Impatient' air passenger deploys emergency slide - Telegraph
                          sg1974
                          last modified by sg1974
                          Quick Exit

                          in Travel Tips

                            Back
                          • Own drinks in Mini Bar

                            Hotel fines guests who store their own drinks in the mini-bar - Telegraph   Has anyone encountered this on their travels?   erc remember when you request a fridge in your room be prepared to pay $35!  ...
                            sg1974
                            last modified by sg1974
                            Own drinks in Mini Bar

                            in Travel Tips

                              Back
                            • Power of hotel reviews

                              What are your thoughts? Do people use guidebooks for hotel recommendations or rely on tripadvisor? At least now hotels can respond on tripadvisor if there are dubious reviews.   Kate Humble: 'I'm horrified by ...
                              sg1974
                              last modified by sg1974
                              Power of hotel reviews

                              in Travel Tips

                                Back
                              • Holiday Season, what are your plans?

                                With the Christmas (Holiday Season) coming up. I thought I would ask what do most insiders do over this period?   Travel Interstate / Overseas? Spend the time with family locally / interstate / overseas? Work...
                                sg1974
                                last modified by sg1974
                                Holiday Season, what are your plans?

                                in Travel Tips

                                  Back
                                • Ranking Airport Dining

                                  I am not usually one to get to the airport with enough time to grab food, however I will grab something on layovers which makes this list of best airport dining somewhat useful for me.  erc and vaboywnder accordi...
                                  jakeal
                                  last modified by jakeal
                                  Ranking Airport Dining

                                  in Travel Tips

                                    Back
                                  • Carry-on or Checked Luggage? Your experience sought!!!

                                    Do you carry your bags on or do you check your luggage?  Are you a purist (always carry on or always check) or does it depend?  If you always or typically carry on, what are your tips for those of us who che...
                                    ssindc
                                    last modified by ssindc
                                    Carry-on or Checked Luggage? Your experience sought!!!

                                    in Travel Tips

                                      Back
                                    • Transport delays

                                      Not an ideal situation.   Hundreds stranded as Eurostar train breaks down with power failure - Telegraph   Have you ever experienced lengthy delays?   A few years back we were on the train from Vienn...
                                      sg1974
                                      last modified by sg1974
                                      Transport delays

                                      in Travel Tips

                                        Back
                                      • The Ebola watch thread

                                        With 2 confirmed Ebola cases caught outside East Africa, one in Spain, and the other Texas, both seemingly due to care-protocol breakdowns dealing with cases of travelling victims, I feel an Ebola thread where we can ...
                                        brightlybob
                                        last modified by brightlybob
                                        The Ebola watch thread

                                        in Travel Tips

                                          Back
                                        • Wow Air

                                          Some increased competition between UK and USA. Yes there are the usual budget airline charges on top such as baggage and food. Hopefully this will keep the other airlines in check with their prices.   Iceland'...
                                          sg1974
                                          last modified by sg1974
                                          Wow Air

                                          in Travel Tips

                                            Back
                                          12PreviousNext