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Win a 1 Year Pointimize Diamond Membership!
16 hours ago

Win a 1 Year Pointimize Diamond Membership!

By  •  Contest

Great news! As a part of their “Go Diamond” Lucky Draw campaign, my pals Adu and Keith at Pointimize are giving Modhop readers an exclusive chance at Diamond status AND …
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The Colorful Rooms at Hyatt LAX Have a Little Magic in Them.
8.6
2 weeks ago

The Colorful Rooms at Hyatt LAX Have a Little Magic in Them.

Here’s why Here

My LAX go-to hotel for convenience at LAX has always been the Sheraton Four-Points LAX since it’s directly across the street from Budget Car Rental. The routine …
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Our Favorite Thing in Virgin America First Class is the Pancakes.
8.5
1 month ago

Our Favorite Thing in Virgin America First Class is the Pancakes.

Virgin America A320 Seat 1D – Transcon First Class.

 

Airline: Virgin America Aircraft: A320 Seat maps: Seat Guru Our Seat(s): 1D (Bulkhead) Class: First No Lie-flat Seat? No Problem.

The race to …
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My Amazing but boring Room at Sheraton Frankfurt Airport
6.4
2 months ago

My Amazing but boring Room at Sheraton Frankfurt Airport

Location, Location.

With 2 little kids at home now, solo trips are faster than ever. Sheraton Frankfurt Airport Hotel did it’s part in making sure I didn’t miss my return …
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Being Back at the Alaska Lounge at LAX Made me Smile.
7.8
2 months ago

Being Back at the Alaska Lounge at LAX Made me Smile.

360° view of the Alaska Lounge at LAX. (2 360° images of this lounge are on our flickr.)

Dont Touch Anything!

This Alaska Lounge at LAX (then called the Alaska Airlines …
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Award Search in one Place is now a Thing.
4 months ago

Award Search in one Place is now a Thing.

Note: Modhop has NO financial agreement with site(s) mentioned in this post. We just really like the idea.

Even I need help with Hotel Points and Air Miles.

I’m an …
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Odd and Pleasant Surprises Inside the Newark Delta Sky Club.
4 months ago

Odd and Pleasant Surprises Inside the Newark Delta Sky Club.

My first jump back into Modhop since the birth of our second kid (It’s a boy!) is this gallery. It’s our first hop into the newly remodeled Delta Sky Club. …
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We Found a Surprisingly Good Frankfurt Airport Lounge. Watch:
9 months ago

We Found a Surprisingly Good Frankfurt Airport Lounge. Watch:

It Takes all Types.

I’ve always thought a variety of seating options should be arranged in nicely separated areas to make a great lounge. At this Air Canada Maple …
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Not all of LaGuardia is Awful.
10 months ago

Not all of LaGuardia is Awful.

Where am I Again?

There’s been a lot of talk about the sagging quality of US airports recently. Tired hallways with crowded gates and food options not much better than kiosk-level …
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Lisbon’s ANA Lounge is on the short end of outstanding.
10 months ago

Lisbon’s ANA Lounge is on the short end of outstanding.

So Many Chairs.

There are a lot of seats in this Lisbon Airport lounge but few that give you much space. The blocky couches near the entrance give the area a …
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