Archive for June 2013

Kiribati or bust!

Today’s El Tribune had a nice piece from Reuters about the island of Kiribati potentially being uninhabitable in 30-60 years because of “climate change.” Naturally, the first thing I did was look at where Kiribati was and determine how to get there to possibly see if I can visit before the country is potentially uninhabitable.... Read more »

United changes rules for Mileage Plus, adds a minimum spend amount

Oh United. Just when you looked sexy again you turn around and make a grab for our wallets. Elite status on airlines are generally based on amount flown – whether it’s segments or miles. If you fly 30 segments or 25,000 miles in a calendar year, United would grant you Premiere Silver.  Double that gets... Read more »