Downgraded: Hare Krishnas It’s the end of an era for American airports: Hare Krishnas are banned from soliciting for donations at LAX. ...


Downgraded: Checked bags on international American Airlines flights British Airways was the first to do this, but American Airlines wasn’t...

17
Feb
2009

It was a goofy idea when it was first proposed and mocked on this blog, in one of its earliest posts, in February 2006. But the idea isn’t...

Categorized in: bizarre, hotels

Upgraded: Hassles for the obese Canadian traveler Canada’s Supreme Court ruled recently that obese passengers could not be forced to buy a...


Some Upgrade: Travel Better readers might recognize their name (and quotes) in this article in the LA Times, detailing the recent trend of customers...

Categorized in: car rental, rental cars, upgrades
24
Dec
2007

Merry Christmas from Maxjet. The discount all-business class airline shut down all its operations today — on Christmas Eve — when it...

Categorized in: business class, Maxjet