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Every Saturday, we round up the top miles, points and travel news that you might have missed on TPG this week. Here’s what you need to know:
Chase is back with yet another round of extras specifically for its Sapphire lineup — and it all started on July 1.
From cabin crew who didn’t know what food they were serving to shoddy service and subpar in-flight entertainment, these are the five worst premium economies of the past year.
From June 29 through Sept. 20, Amex cardmembers will be eligible to receive up to a total of $50 in statement credits.
Norwegian expedition cruise company Hurtigruten this week is beginning 14-day sailings from Hamburg, Germany, to the Norwegian coast that — for now — won’t include a single port stop.
The furloughs will occur after the employment protections under the federal government’s coronavirus aid package, or CARES Act, sunset on Sept. 30.
Long-haul international routes continue to creep back onto the maps of American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Hawaiian Airlines and United Airlines in July even as U.S. coronavirus cases surge anew.
Italy’s National Civil Aviation Authority announced a decree intended to prevent people from congregating while onboard planes by banning the use of overhead bins.
Beginning Aug. 1, it will be possible to enter Hawaii and, with the required negative COVID-19 test, immediately begin to enjoy all that the islands have to offer.
On June 30, we learned that the European Union would not allow Americans when it began reopening for tourists on July 1. That means we’re taking Greece, and lots of other places, off our summer travel wish list.
There are lots of big purchases that you may be overlooking completely.
Los Angeles is down. Dallas Fort/Worth and Seattle are up. And American Airlines’ first-ever service to Africa will have to wait.
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