So you want to travel on the cheap. Don’t we all! It’s no secret that airline’s are shrinking seats and increasing fares, but for the truly cheap and adventurous, the major U.S.-based airlines have started offering “basic” fares.
Tag Archives: United Airlines
Your Ultimate Guide to Million Miler Status with United
My sweet husband is officially a “Million Miler” with United Airlines. He crossed over the million mile mark on our recent flight from Auckland, New Zealand (AKL), to San Francisco, USA. and I could not be more proud of him. What is that and what does it mean for us?
United Polaris Review: AKL-SFO
I recently had the opportunity to fly Polaris from Auckland (AKL) to San Francisco (SFO), so here’s the whole scoop for you, complete with pictures and descriptions—and maybe a few pro tips!
SFO United Polaris Lounge
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 New Zealand recently.
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 forContinue reading “United Polaris Business Class”
The Flight for True Love
Originally published 5 February 2014. This is the most romantic thing anyone has ever done for me! While I was sorry to leave Val, and I was so thankful for her and her Steve’s hospitality, I was looking forward to getting home to see my Steve when he picked me up at the airport inContinue reading “The Flight for True Love”
A Day of Delight at Dulles!
I’m about to confess something to you that I just hate to admit. The couple of days before a trip of any length–two days to two weeks–are so stressful! This time was no different. A series of stressful events are coming up that we have no control over, and to top it off, Steve wasContinue reading “A Day of Delight at Dulles!”