All tagged Flight

Getting $1,000 to Watch Soccer in Nashville

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club came to the United States during this summer's off-season for a friendly tournament, playing a midweek game in New York sandwiched by weekend games in Orlando and Nashville. Obviously I went to to the New York game, and a handful of friends and I decided to travel to Nashville for the weekend match. Oh, and a couple of us made $1000 thanks to an oversold flight.

Flying Trans-Atlantic for Cheap on Norwegian's 787

When I went to London this winter, I chose to fly the first leg in business class (booked with miles) and jumped on a super-cheap economy flight back with Norwegian Air Shuttle (you can read about how I booked the flights here). I’ve flown on RyanAir, EasyJet, WizzAir, etc. before, but this was my first time on one of the trans-Atlantic low-cost carriers (LCCs) and I was interested in seeing how it compared to a mainstream airline.

How to Use Your Chase Points

When Chase launched their Sapphire Reserve credit card last year, a tremendous number of people applied, tempted by the 100,000 point bonus offer, plus hype in the blogosphere and news media. I’ve spoken with a few friends about Chase points and figure that it might be helpful to write a post. . .

Flying United

About a week and a half ago, I flew United for the first time in a few years. Usually when I go between New York and Boston I take Amtrak, but United had a great fare. . .