Jet Blue is trying a novel marketing promotion. Fly anywhere Jet Blue flies between 9/8 and 10/8, with no restrictions or blackout for a $599 fee. In 2007 Air Canada ran a one month all you can fly promotion for $1657.
Yep. You can sleep without a bed in the Luxurious Rancho Bernado Inn resort: Here are the rates of there "Survivor Package!" Room starts at $219.
• $199 without breakfast • $179 without honor bar • $159 without A/C or heat • $139 without pillows • $109 without sheets • $89 without lights • $59 without linens • $39 without toiletries • $19 without bed
It's taken 900 years to break Venice's glass ceiling for Gondoliers who guide the boats thru the canals of Venice. Giorgia Boscolo has been granted the first female Gondolier's license in the city's history. Another woman, Alexandra Hai, has spent the last twelve years in an attempt to get her license, but has failed the test. Whoa......
Grayson Wynne 9, realized he had a problem when he got separated from his family while hiking in Utah....but Grayson knew what to do, because he had watch Discovery Channel's Man Vs. Wild. Grayson left clues for searchers to find him just like host Bear Grylls does, and was found 18 hours after his adventures began. Okay lets give 1 to Discovery Channel for this one!
Chad Vance knew he was in trouble when the train started moving, so he jumped on the side stairwell to begin a two hour twenty mirror journey of terror holding on to the side of the Austrailian train on its route throught the outback. Vance chronicled part of his adventure on his cell phone. It was only when train personell saw Vance, did they make an emergency stop.
To honor the 50th Anniversary of Mattel's iconic Barbie Doll, The Palms Las Vegas has created a "Barbie Suite" for fans that afford the $4000 a night fee, to enjoy. The Suite has a full bar, two-way fireplace, Plasma TV's, Steam Showers and more. But what about Ken???
The song- Pocketful of Sunshine by Natasha Bedingfield. I noticed it being used on the newest promo spot for USA's forthcoming second season of "In Plain Sight". The song is also used in local spots for Marongo Indian Casino.
US Air is not wasting anytime in dealing with the passengers that were
aboard the plane that landed in the Hudson River last week. Each
passenger was sent a $5,000.00 check (to offset lost luggage) and a refund for their ticket.
It appears that NTSB rules dictate the rules in the return of their belongings- according to CNN:
An executive wrote a letter accompanying the payment : Investigatory protocol requires that the aircraft and all of its contents must be examined and weighed prior to releasing any items onboard in order to verify the weight and balance on the aircraft. ... The process is to weigh all items in their current state, dry them for eight weeks and then weigh them again," Once they are released by the NTSB, they will be returned
In preparing for this post on the death of Food Critic Elmer Dills, I found out that he gained his dining prowess by wining and dining clients as an employee for the CIA. After he left the CIA he went to work as a Food and Travel Critic- appearing on ABC TV. Dills also wrote a number of books. He was 82