Global Upgrade Certificate Success! Thanks, @Delta!

I’ve gotten some concerned looks in the past about some of the routes and mileage runs I’ve done to maintain my status with Delta, but believe me when I say it pays off. I posted earlier about some excitement regarding an extremely affordable trip to Paris later this year, and after having received my Global … Continue reading “Global Upgrade Certificate Success! Thanks, @Delta!”

Domestic #DeltaOne on a Boeing 767-400

With only a few days remaining on my Global Upgrade Certificates (from my 2017 Choice Benefits), I’ve been using them rather liberally for my recent flights to and from LAX. Since I was automatically confirmed in Comfort+, I wasn’t too disappointed when they weren’t clearing. However, on the last day of their availability, I was … Continue reading “Domestic #DeltaOne on a Boeing 767-400”

Recent LAX Visit and @Delta First Class Meal – Antipasto Salad

While in LA for work recently, I caught a glimpse of a KLM Queen flying overhead as I returned my rental car. It’s been quite some time since I’ve seen one of those! I was pleasantly surprised with an upgrade on the way back to Raleigh. Initially rather worried with the weather hitting the South-East, … Continue reading “Recent LAX Visit and @Delta First Class Meal – Antipasto Salad”

“Do you belong in first class?”

Have you ever been asked that? I have. With all the press about passengers being bumped out of First Class or just being questioned if they belong there, I thought I would share a couple of my experiences on the matter. The earliest memory I have of this, in recent history, is a flight I … Continue reading ““Do you belong in first class?””

San Diego Restaurant: 94th Aero Squadron

Though I have only visited once, it is safe to say that this hidden gem has made quite the impression! Location Tucked away on Balboa Avenue, directly adjacent to Montgomery-Gibbs Executive Airport, is the 94th Aero Squadron [menu]. Ambiance The building fa├žade is reminiscent of a WW2-era farmhouse, complete with exposed brick, vintage airplanes, and … Continue reading “San Diego Restaurant: 94th Aero Squadron”

@Delta First Class Meal – Tandoori Chicken with Quinoa Salad

Delta has really been stepping up their catering game of late, and my recent flight from San Diego to Detroit is proof that they are taking it seriously. Since I was on an odd numbered flight (DL 833), meal orders were taken from the back to the front, so I didn’t have a choice in … Continue reading “@Delta First Class Meal – Tandoori Chicken with Quinoa Salad”

Westin Los Cabos Trip Report – “Explore Los Cabos”

Westin Los Cabos Trip Report – Arrival Westin Los Cabos Trip Report – Westin Los Cabos Resort Westin Los Cabos Trip Report – “Explore Los Cabos” Westin Los Cabos Trip Report – Departure Since we listened to the timeshare pitch, our concierge gave us a coupon for just over 20% off any activity we wanted … Continue reading “Westin Los Cabos Trip Report – “Explore Los Cabos””