Mar172017

Ireland walks

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St. Patrick’s Day today and I will be away from my computer most of this day. Here are articles from my November-December 2014 trip to Dublin and Athlone, Ireland where I stayed at Radisson Blu hotels. The most memorable part of the trip for me was a day walking the Bray to Greystones cliff walk…

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Mar162017

Summer Fare Alert SFO to Stockholm $349-$415 Star Alliance

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United and Star Alliance have amazingly low fares from $349 to $415 round trip today from San Francisco to Stockholm, Sweden for travel April-May, August-October. United Airlines website prices tickets around $400 to $415, while Momondo.com searches pull up fares as low as $349 round trip. Google Flights shows $390 to $399 fares for United,…

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Mar152017

Flygbussarna connections to Stockholm’s four airports

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Flygbussarna is a relatively inexpensive airport bus transportation service for several airports in Sweden. The prevalence of cheap flights to and from USA airports and Stockholm Arlanda with Norwegian Airlines and WOW flights, along with most alliance airlines, provides opportunities to travel between USA airports and Stockholm on the cheap. Sweden is relatively expensive for…

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Mar152017

My Aegean Miles+Bonus Blue Card arrived

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Admittedly, Aegean Airlines Miles+Bonus Blue Card is a basic member card for the Greece-based airline, but this is my first time receiving a hard card for Aegean Miles+Bonus since joining Aegean Miles+Bonus 28 months ago. I flew Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air for the first time two weeks ago with flights from Sofia, Bulgaria to…

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