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by Hilary Stockton on 7/29/2016
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8/21/2014
Has an airline ticket booking error ever been a problem in your travels? You're not alone. Even though most of the international airline tickets I book for clients are award tickets, via my Award Booking Service, I do book some...
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8/20/2014
Robert Whitfield, GM of Four Seasons Hualalai, generously agreed to be interviewed while I was on a visit and site inspection of the resort. For prior posts on Four Seasons Hualalai, please see: Four Seasons Resort Hualalai Review: Best Luxury...
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8/19/2014
  This Peninsula New York review is one of many NYC posts including hotel reviews, restaurant reviews and things to do in NYC. The Peninsula New York is also a Virtuoso property, so TravelSort Clients receive these Virtuoso benefits, as well as PenClub...
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8/18/2014
What American Airlines compensation for a delayed flight can you expect? TravelSort reader Rip writes in the comments of Airline Passenger Bill of Rights: What Are Flyers' Rights? "AA delayed flight 153 from ORD to NRT for 3 hours at the...
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8/17/2014
  Update: See 2015 Virtuoso 3rd Night and 4th Night Free Offers Several Virtuoso 3rd night free and 4th night free offers are still available in 2014, many of which were highlighted during my over 250 meetings at Virtuoso Travel...
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8/16/2014
This Four Seasons Hualalai activities post is from a recent trip to the Big Island of Hawaii and Maui, including stays at Andaz Maui at Wailea and Four Seasons Maui at Wailea.  For prior posts in this trip report, please see: Alaska...
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8/15/2014
  How do you redeem Barclaycard Arrival miles for travel? While I covered this briefly in Barclaycard Arrival Plus World Elite MasterCard: Top 10 Tips to Maximize Rewards from the 40,000 Bonus I still get questions on how it works. I...
Square_encore_at_wynn_las_vegas_review
8/14/2014
  This Encore at Wynn Las Vegas review is one of several Las Vegas hotel reviews. Encore at Wynn is also a Virtuoso property, so TravelSort Clients receive these Virtuoso benefits: Upgrade on arrival to next room category, subject to availability...
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8/13/2014
  Las Vegas Virtuoso hotels abound, and can be a great deal midweek, when prices are usually lower. Virtuoso amenities include: Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability Continental or full breakfast daily (depends on property) $100 spa or resort credit...
Square_ulu_ocean_grill_review-four_seasons_hualalai_dining
8/12/2014
This 'ULU Ocean Grill at the Four Seasons Hualalai restaurant review is from a recent trip to the Big Island of Hawaii and Maui, including stays at Andaz Maui at Wailea and Four Seasons Maui at Wailea.  For prior posts in this trip...
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8/11/2014
Can you combine frequent flyer miles for award redemptions? TravelSort reader Scott writes "Thank you for the informative blog. I am currently holding 100K+ miles on JAL, 135K+ on Hawaiian Air, 50K Ultimate Rewards points on the Chase Sapphire Preferred...
Square_four_seasons_hualalai_review-beach_tree_quiet_pool
8/10/2014
This Four Seasons Hualalai Review is from a recent trip to the Big Island of Hawaii and Maui, including stays at Andaz Maui at Wailea and Four Seasons Maui at Wailea.  For prior posts in this trip report, please see: Alaska...
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8/9/2014
  Buy British Airways Avios with up to a 30% bonus through August 31, 2014.  Unfortunately this is a tiered bonus, so if you only need a few Avios to top up your account for an award, you could be...
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8/8/2014
  Receive free Leaders Club membership for 1 year with your MasterCard World or MasterCard World Elite credit card. For example, if you have the Barclaycard Arrival Plus World Elite MasterCard or got the 100K Citi Executive AAdvantage card you have a World Elite...
Square_punaluu_black_sand_beach_review
8/7/2014
  This Punalu'u Black Sand Beach Photo Tour is from a recent trip to the Big Island of Hawaii and Maui, with stays at Four Seasons Resort Hawaii at Hualalai, Andaz Maui at Wailea and Four Seasons Maui at Wailea.  For...
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8/6/2014
Are Emirates A380 First Class awards for two people available using Alaska Airlines miles? A TravelSort reader writes: "We are trying to book two Emirates tickets (using Alaska Airlines miles) first class one way JFK to Dubai. Our dates in late June, early July, 2015...
Square_kilauea_lodge_restaurant_review-lawn_and_gazebo
8/6/2014
  This review of Kilauea Lodge Restaurant, near the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, is from a recent trip to the Big Island of Hawaii and Maui, with stays at Four Seasons Resort Hawaii at Hualalai, Andaz Maui at Wailea and...
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8/5/2014
  Ultimate Rewards Mall and Barclays RewardsBoost bonus deals for August 2014 are out, and you can earn 15X for JC Penney, 10X for Macys, 10X for Sears, 4X for InterContinental Hotels, among other offers. To earn the full bonus for the Ultimate Rewards...
Square_hawaii_volcanoes_national_park-kilauea_from_jaggar_museum
8/4/2014
  This Hawaii Volcanoes National Park review is from a recent trip to the Big Island of Hawaii and Maui, with other stays at Four Seasons Resort Hawaii at Hualalai, Andaz Maui at Wailea and Four Seasons Maui at Wailea. ...
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8/3/2014
  Which credit card signup bonuses can you get again? TravelSort reader Nate writes "I think I've gotten most of the great credit card signup bonuses, so what I'd really like to know is: which credit card signup bonuses can...
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