airports · Uncategorized

SFO United Polaris Lounge

Exciting news! There’s a new lounge at SFO, and it’s one of the most exclusive spots in town. New United Polaris Lounges are popping up all over the United States, with one now available in San Francisco, and my husband Steve and I were fortunate enough to pass through on our layovers to and from… Continue reading SFO United Polaris Lounge

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Ultimate Guide to Travel Lingo

Every field has its own lingo. But with travel lingo, every traveler needs to be able to decipher it. So next time you look at your boarding pass or try to read a travel blog, just refer to this post and you’ll be in the know in no time! Boarding Pass This is what you… Continue reading Ultimate Guide to Travel Lingo

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Scenes from the Window Seat

It’s Flyaway Friday, and this week I have a special treat for you! Today we’re getting a bird’s eye view–a view from the window seat! Over the years I’ve slept very little on planes, but a benefit of that is I get to see lots of sunrises and sunsets, sometimes multiples on long-haul flights! Here’s a… Continue reading Scenes from the Window Seat

Airline Food · Uncategorized · World Foods

What to Eat in United Polaris Business

This What I Ate Wednesday is coming to you from the air! My husband and I recently flew in United’s new Polaris Business Class for the first time. This is their “soft” product, meaning new comforts like blankets, pillows, PJs… and new foods! Their complete product will be out in the not too distant future,… Continue reading What to Eat in United Polaris Business

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United Polaris Business Class

It’s Faraway Friday, and you’re about to be let into a very exciting experience: a first flight with United’s new Polaris flight experience! My husband and I used a free upgrade on our recent trip to Guam, and it was quite a comfortable experience! As you can see, there is a pile of amenities for… Continue reading United Polaris Business Class

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Travel in a New Perspective

We here at Quick Whit Travel want to be responsible, kind, happy travelers. But sometimes the lack of sleep, ravenous hunger, and being cut off in line really get to us! Preparation is definitely key here, and thinking about the reactions you’d like to have in probable situations can be very helpful. Here are some… Continue reading Travel in a New Perspective

airlines · Saving and Money · Uncategorized

Benefits of Airline Loyalty

Are you loyal to a specific airline or airline alliance? Is it always best to go with the cheapest ticket on the cheapest flight? I think it depends, but here are some reasons airline loyalty may be worth looking into! Everyone’s travel needs are different, but these are some of my husband’s and my favorite… Continue reading Benefits of Airline Loyalty

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The Ultimate Holiday Travel Guide

Here come the holidays! Thanksgiving and Christmas are the busiest times to travel. For years, the Wednesday before Thanksgiving has been the busiest travel day of the year. But never fear! This is my ultimate holiday traveling guide, so never fear–I got you covered. Using Frequent Flyer Miles  1. Blackout dates are going out of… Continue reading The Ultimate Holiday Travel Guide

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Travel Fear: Terrorism

It’s Spooky Saturday! OK, so terrorism is no joke, and it is a legitimate travel fear today. But it’s not a legitimate excuse to stay home. Here are some reasons why:  1. It probably won’t happen to you. In the world today, the chances of a random terrorist attack are pretty good. However, the chances you… Continue reading Travel Fear: Terrorism