United Airlines is trying to shake off some bad press this week. In the podcast we talk about 2 major pet un-friendly incidences the airline has had to apologize for this week. Plus, details on an attractive new credit card signup and I map out my upcoming hop to Cabo! http://modhop.com/?p=12789&preview=true
My hometown airline Sun Country is mocking the model of the long defunct USA 3000 by replacing it's own ground workers with contractors. In better news, get some money back AND a bunch of points by staying at a Kimpton hotel and more. Plus we dig into alternate locations for Spring Break.
We've got tech-guy humor AND hotel incentives. A google engineer laughs after a scary landing on United and Hyatt's got a bunch of points they want to give you via their first promotion of 2018. Plus, our SiriusXM pal Paula is here to chat about Barbados!
We've run out of easily-accessible guests for now but a fresh batch of SiriusXM employees should be back from vacation soon. For now we've got airline news about new Hawaii service from the west coast and an incident involving a clothes-less man aboard an Alaskan Airlines flight. Plus we take the full second segment to answer a very simple listener question.
Instagram Model Jen Selter and a Peacock both had DYKWIA moments this week, we dig into news on animals and attitudes on board. Boracay Philippines is our destination this week so we talk to fellow SiriusXM Producer John Robnett on his recent jump too the island. Plus we review some travel apps we like, new and old.
What's a "Q Suite"? We'll tell you what it is and how many people fit inside. Plus we'll dig into a new Delta amenity kit and give silent applause to American Airlines for bringing free drinks to the front part of the back of the plane.
It's all headlines while Anthony is away. British Airways squeezes seats aboard intra-Europe routes and a question: Why can't US carriers get into the economy top 20? Jake does headlines and tries to be done before boring you to tears.
We dig into news about WestJet's announcement about an enhanced partnership with Delta Airlines and look at new routes from Spirit Airlines. Our guest Bryan Apple gives us the to-do list for our featured destination: Edinburgh, Scotland. Plus, we see how Anthony is feeling about the Hexwatch from Solgaard: Is it stocking-worthy? Find out...
We dig into Jake's Singapore-and-back platinum challenge with Delta and his time on the new A350. Plus, news on a new first class suite that may just drown out the noise about Singapore Airlines new suite. Our featured destination? Singapore, naturally. No guest, but we chat about what to see, where to stay and how to get there.
It's an often awkward and drone-y start to the podcast but isn't without some highlights. Our interview with Howard Stern creative director Ron Tarrant sheds light on our featured destination Victoria, British Columbia. We also learn more about Delta's new A350, Singapore Airline's new A380 First and business class seats and more.