Following is our regular summary of the latest travel news and best frequent traveler promotions reviewed during the past week.
If it was a good deal—or a notably bad deal—from an airline, hotel, or car rental loyalty program, you can read all about it here, and plan your travel accordingly.
For April and May, A4A is projecting that air travel will increase to its highest level in six years. Those full flights are bound to push discomfort levels into the stratosphere.
Delta today published award prices for its new SkyMiles program, set to launch next year. Promisingly, most of the award-price changes are decreases.
In a surprise announcement, Virgin America made a very public bid for the two gates at Dallas Love Field that American must divest to merge with US Airways.
Is your hotel among those with the fastest Wi-Fi? Check out Hotel Wi-Fi Test’s list of the 10 hotel brands with the highest download speeds.
Marriott Rewards’ recurring Elite Buy Back program is back, this time allowing program members who failed to qualify for status in 2014 to reinstate their 2013 status.
The 50,000-point sign-up bonus for Southwest’s Rapid Rewards credit card, originally set to expire this month, has been extended.
Through March 26, Dividend Miles members can earn a bonus when buying miles. The bonus is “up to 100 percent,” but you’ll have to log in to US Air’s website to find out what yours is.
Enter the Travel+Leisure World’s Best Awards Giveaway sweepstakes by March 31 for a chance to win a trip worth up to $10,000, organized by a Travel+Leisure travel agent.
Somebody has to win, right? Might as well be you.