Ok team, it is Thanksgiving and therefore time to look at some things for which I am thankful.
It is really really obvious but it needs to be said after seeing some confused passengers at the airport yesterday.
For those of you in the USA, Happy Thanksgiving! For those elsewhere, happy Thursday evening! I just wanted to take a few moments to say thanks to everyone who has stumbled across Andy’s Travel Blog. We launched the blog two years ago and it’s been a heck of a ride. Here’s to many more! As part of Thanksgiving, I asked some of my fellow BoardingArea bloggers what they were thankful for, both in life and in the world of airline points/miles. Here were some of my favorite responses: Mark from TravelBlawg: I’m personally thankful for all the family, friends, and acquaintances I get to walk through life with, and the many more I have yet to meet! I’m most thankful for my United Premier Access (as I wrote about here). It may sound simple, but it saves me much time and stress, so I may focus on enjoying my travels even more! Brian from The Gate: I am thankful for my health. I have no allergies and take no medications — not even aspirin. Mentally and physically, I still feel like I am in my twenties. Although I have no one specific benefit related to frequent flier loyalty program miles and points for which I am thankful, I am truly thankful for all of the travel I have already accomplished in my life — and eager for more in the future… Jen (one of my favorite bloggers) from Jetsetter’s Homestead: I’m thankful for the gift and grace of travel. I’m… read more