News and notes from around the interweb:
- Amelia Eahart May Have Survived for Months as a Castaway (HT: uggboy on Milepoint)
- Bookmark this post for the next time you want to redeem United miles.
- Hilton will give you 5000 points for booking via their app and paying with a Visa, valid through January 31 registration required.
Through end of year this stacks with earning triple points on stays booked through the app.
- Don’t steal from fellow passengers at security or else..
- Asiana is selling first class upgrade ‘memberships’ of course they only offer first class on their limited fleet o Airbus A380s. This gets you upgrades Seoul – Frankfurt, New York, and Los Angeles if available. I’m surprised they aren’t simply adopting PlusGrade, the upgrade bidding product that’s in widespread use around the world.
- If global chain restaurants are the future of the restaurant industry can I at least hope the Din Tai Fung chain expands rapidly?