Spring began in Los Angeles this week with one more rainstorm, a fitting end to a rather meager winter.
I’m still here, further extending my record of time in the last decade I have not stepped onto an airplane. Not that it matters. But I do promise I will never become one of those travel bloggers who never travels.
Here’s a review of the week’s top stories plus a recount of every story published over the last seven days on Live and Let’s Fly.
A look into my thought process of assembling a multi-city mileage award.
Which cities in the world are cheapest? The list certainly surprised me. Also check out The 10 Most Expensive Cities in the World.
United fired two FAs for watching iPads during a flight, but the FAs sued for wrongful termination…and won.
A review of the most beautiful hotel in the Park Hyatt portfolio. Also check out my separate review of the Opera Deluxe room at the same hotel.
REPORTS & REVIEWS
Can Someone Tell Me What This Airline Meal Is?
Review: Park Hyatt Sydney
Where to Eat Near Park Hyatt Sydney
Review: Park Hyatt Sydney (Opera View Deluxe)
Vivid Sydney, A Spectacular Light Show
Review: Hyatt Regency (Kota) Kinabalu – Suite
NEWS & COMMENTARY
The 10 Most Expensive Cities in the World
New Air France Ad Campaign Misses Mark
Why Are There So Many Animals In Airline Cabins?
Lufthansa Boards A380 in 20 Minutes with Biometric Boarding
The 10 Least Expensive Cities in the World
Surprise: United Suspends PetSafe Program New Bookings…
Delta: Legitimate Fraud Protection or SkyMiles Devaluation?
United Loses $1.5MN in Lawsuit Over FAs Who Watched iPads During Flight
Oops: Delta Rescinds Prohibitive Award Booking Rule
EL AL Loses Market Share, Posts Loss
My Thought Process In Building A Multi-City Award Trip
A SWISS First Class Settlement
Will Malaysia Airlines Return to Paris and Los Angeles?
Claim: 75% of Flight Attendants Have Been Sexually Harassed in Last 12 Months
British Airways Tells Passenger to File Police Report, Not Baggage Claim
How I Would Spend a $10K United Voucher
American’s Business Extra Awards Suddenly Worthwhile Again?
Lifemiles Award Chart Changes Good & Bad