The Real Queens of The Skies: JetBlue Debuts Drag-Race Inspired Plane, Video

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

What’s an airline to do when traveling queens don’t pay attention to safety briefings these days? Have the message delivered by some truly eye-catching announcers, of course. In honor of Pride Month, JetBlue invited drag queens Trixie Mattel and Bob the Drag Queen of RuPaul’s Drag Race to deliver a pre-flight announcement that was as …

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How Honor Flights Are Giving Veterans the Recognition They Deserve

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

A commotion rippled through the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) Friday morning as the distinctive notes of “Scotland the Brave” rang out through the terminal. “Please join us in the middle of the terminal to thank our veterans for their service as they depart on the 60th Honor Flight departing out of Austin,” a booming voice …

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You Can Soon Travel Around Brooklyn and Queens by Electric Moped

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

Wanna weave through rush-hour traffic, but worried that those flimsy little electric scooters look like death traps? Not a bicycle person? Trying to get home as quickly as possible without committing to a four-wheeled rideshare vehicle? New Yorkers will soon be able to explore an additional mode of app-based rental transportation: electric mopeds. Brooklyn-based transportation …

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Richard Branson Begs Landlocked South Dakotans to Book a Virgin Voyages Cruise

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

Travelers from every single state in the US have booked a sailing with forthcoming Virgin Voyages. Except, that is, South Dakota. South Dakota counts Mount Rushmore, Michael Jordan and Tom Brokaw amongst its bragging rights. Residents of the state, however, do not take a lot of vacation time: The average full-time employee in South Dakota …

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Summer Concert Season: Pentatonix, Rascal Flatts and More for 10,000 Hilton Points

Written by Katherine Fan @ The Points Guy

Summer days are here. With them come fun outdoor experiences, and thanks to Hilton, some might not even cost you any cash at all. If you’d like to enjoy live music on warm nights without tapping into your “fun money” budget, you can redeem your Hilton points for select lawn seat concert tickets as part …

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