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Qatar-American Alliance, Travel Influencers, Myanmar Glut

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Welcome to the Round Up – our recurring compilation of the interesting, intriguing, and just plain weird things we find on the internet. Qatar Doubles Down on American  –  VFTW broke the news this morning that Qatar Airways is taking a 3.5% ownership stake, and possibly as much as 10%, in American Airlines. Qatar Airways is already the lead…

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Double Check Your Travel Geography When Booking

A distressed passenger is suing British Airways after he thought he booked a ticket to Granada, Spain but instead was bound for Grenada – in the Caribbean – because his travel geography and that of the reservation agent did not align. While many on social media and message boards are crying “frivolous”, it forced me to…

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Coping with Lost Luggage

Lost luggage is the jetsetter’s worst nightmare.  Many frequent travelers I know actually refuse to check bags as an avoidance tactic. I personally got over the “checking bags makes you less of a road warrior” shtick a few years ago.  Sometimes it’s just a necessity – and no longer one I feel guilt or shame…

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