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Video reviews of travel upgrades by modhop.

Podcast 7 | Delta Amenity unBOX, Free Booze on AA and Modhop Trolls.
5 months ago

Podcast 7 | Delta Amenity unBOX, Free Booze on AA and Modhop Trolls.

We dig into news from Delta on their new emotional support animal restrictions and talk about free booze for some passengers on American Airlines. Plus we open up a brand …
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Does Flying Backward on United Make it Better? I Still Don’t Know.
5.5
5 months ago

Does Flying Backward on United Make it Better? I Still Don’t Know.



Airline: United Aircraft: 777-200 Seat maps: Seat Guru Our Seat(s): 1G (Bulkhead) Class: Business But I’m Not Tired!

Lie-flat seating is nice but when you’re up, you’re up. These seats unfold into nap-worthy …
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How NOT to Take a 360° Photo: Main Cabin on Delta’s A350.
6 months ago

How NOT to Take a 360° Photo: Main Cabin on Delta’s A350.

I thought I had a genius idea. I didn’t.

Having only the miles to book economy, I figured I’d cheat a little and just snap a quick 360° shot of …
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Free Access to Tokyo Narita’s Quietest Lounge?
7 months ago

Free Access to Tokyo Narita’s Quietest Lounge?

The allure of an airport lounge can be overstated in so many ways. The pitch of your premium credit card is heavy with words like “escape” and “quiet” in selling …
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Modhop Podcast 2 | Ridiculously Cool Suites, an Audio Unbox a Crazy Delta #PlatinumChallenge
7 months ago

Modhop Podcast 2 | Ridiculously Cool Suites, an Audio Unbox a Crazy Delta #PlatinumChallenge

I’m back from a one-shot platinum challenge to Singapore so I get to talk all about it in this week’s Modhop Podcast. I’ll reveal my thoughts on Delta’s new flagship …
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Until Rockets, we Still Have Years of Fantastic Tech for Long Flights.
9 months ago

Until Rockets, we Still Have Years of Fantastic Tech for Long Flights.

Until we’re able to hop on a SpaceX rocket for our 30 minute hop to Singapore from New York Harbor, there will be long flights. The exhibitors at this …
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The Colorful Rooms at Hyatt LAX Have a Little Magic in Them.
8.6
10 months 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
10 months 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
11 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
12 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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