Category Archives: flights

AA 777 Business Class LAX-MIA

AA 777 Business Class LAX-MIA For the second time in about a month, I am flying American Airlines’ 777 Business Class transcontinental service from Los Angeles to Miami.  Both flights were mileage runs (the first to Haiti, the second to Cancun) and I specifically routed my trip through LAX to MIA so I could fly… Read More »

Flying with Prescription Medication

Flying with Prescription Medication A recent post by Free Travel Guys got me thinking about flying with prescription medication.  I almost always travel with medication and have never thought twice about it. The gist of his post is that he was stopped by TSA Customs and Border Protection and harassed about having expired medications in his… Read More »

JetBlue Mint LAX-FLL

JetBlue Mint I received a ton of JetBlue points through their points match promotion last summer (in addition to signing up for one of their credit cards).  I wanted to try out the JetBlue Mint product (their premium class product).  With an upcoming stay in Puerto Rico, I decided to get creative with my routing so… Read More »

Virgin America Mileage Run

Virgin America Mileage Run Up until recently, Virgin America allowed for VERY creative routing for travel between Portland, OR (PDX) and Los Angeles (LAX).  Depending on the dates, you could fly from PDX-LAX with stops in San Francisco, Florida, New York, Boston, and/or DC for under $100.  Virgin America has changed the routing ability; it… Read More »