More Posts On: Dining, Food and Drink

3 Ways to Earn IHG Rewards Club Points While Dining

As a member of the IHG Rewards Club frequent guest loyalty program, you have three ways to earn points while dining: through IHG Rewards Club Dine & Earn; booking a reservation through OpenTable; and food delivery when you order from Grubhub through InterContinental Hotels Group.

With all of the three dining offers, please allow up to six weeks from the completion of the appropriate required activity for any bonus points to post to your IHG Rewards Club membership account.

Here are the details for each of the three dining offers…

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Stupid Tip of the Day: Check Your Take-Out Food Order Before Leaving

You find yourself wanting something quick to eat to tide you over until your next good meal. If you decide upon a fast food restaurant to order your food and take it out of the establishment instead of dining in on site, ensure that you immediately check the contents of your order, for you may find when you arrive at your destination that you may not exactly have what you thought.

Someone related to me a recent case of not getting for what she paid at a fast food restaurant; and…

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Peanut Allergy Policies of Airlines: An Updated Comprehensive List 2018

This is a listing of the peanut allergy policies of airlines — all of which are based in the United States and Canada that offer commercial passenger service — as a supplemental follow-up to this article pertaining to the continuous debate of whether or not the allergies of passengers should determine what food is served or permitted aboard an airplane.

Without further ado, here is the list of the allergy policies of 17 different airlines; and the headings of each airline are direct live links to the policies to which they refer…

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Tru by Hilton Improved Its Breakfast Options?

“Comin’ In Hot: NEW Breakfast Items at Tru by Hilton” is the title of an e-mail message which I received earlier today; and I clicked on the link to see what are the options offered at breakfast.

Food items which were added to breakfast now include…

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Failed Promotion by Dunkin’ Donuts

I received the following e-mail message today, Thursday, June 21, 2018 from Dunkin’ Donuts; and your role is to find out why I consider this promotion a failure.

You can click on the image for an enlarged view, if necessary. Deleting my e-mail address is the only editing which was performed on the image…

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What is the Big Deal About Free Breakfast at Hyatt Place?

Many articles pertaining to the recent changes of the breakfast which was once automatically included for all guests of Hyatt Place hotel properties flooded BoardingArea a couple of days ago; and one would have thought that the world was coming to an end.

The new policy is that…

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Are Claims in Class Action Lawsuits Unethical If Claimant Suffered No Damages?

Class action lawsuits affect all industries — including airlines, the receiving of calls as the result of telemarketing of cruise companies, and other aspects of travel. They are usually formed when a person believes that he or she has been wronged by a company; and attorneys find that other consumers underwent a similar experience. In a class action lawsuit, one of the parties is a group of people who are represented collectively by a member of that group…

…but what happens more often than not when…

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