AirBnB axes a covid-era cancellation policy and Jake forgot where Charlotte was in North Carolina…and such. We’re back with a few travel tidbits to cover along with random bits of domestic treks of our own. Get the early Spring vibes of Lake George, NY and Charlotte, NC (Anthony knows where it is) in our latest podcast. Listen now…
Air France LaPremiere (ignore the part about the old amenity kit):
Air France has a new amenity kit for it’s top-class passengers in la premiere. Available in 2 colors , red and blue, it’s inspired by a writing kit says Boarding Area partner blog “economyclassandbeyond….dot com). In it’s now extended partnership with skin-care line Sisley, the kits come with a black rose cream mask, anti-age
A black rose cream mask and water balm.
A hydrating booster serum
An anti-age hydration booster moisturising serum and day cream
Plus you’ll get some of the basics..a WOODEN comb, earplugs and a higher quality eye-mask that you can use again.
AirBNB will soon discontinue it’s covid-era cancellation option. The company had implemented an “extenuating circumstances” option that let customers cancel reservations without penalty if they couldn’t travel because they’d tested positive for covid-19. Hosts could also cancel a reservation for the same reasons without affecting their Superhost status if they have it. The policy will go dark after May 31.
A man aboard a United flight arriving Chicago Ohare earlier today (meaning the day we record this)…decided he’d been on the plane long enough. Flight 2478 arrived from San Diego at 4:30am when the man opened the overwing exit, stepped onto the wing and slid off…while the plane was still in motion. United’s ground crew stopped him and he was taken into custody by police. The plane soon after continued to the gate and all remaining passengers deplaned safely says the airline.