US Airways - September 2013 - (Page 100)

Window or Aisle? engage Chatting with a Frequent Flyer chase binder, travel writer for new hampshire’s Concord Monitor, has been traveling the world with her husband, bud, for more than 20 years. Where are you headed on your next trip? Chase’s travel tip: IF you’re goIng to use reWarD poInts or mIles For a trIp, use tHe us aIrWays WebsIte to researCH partner aIrlInes beFore CallIng reservatIons. WrIte DoWn FlIgHt numbers anD tImes. you’ll Have everytHIng reaDy — anD tHe reservatIon agent WIll love you. We don’t know! We’re trying to decide between India and the Galápagos. I’m leaning more toward India, but my husband’s thinking South America. We really need to decide soon. How many countries have you visited? Our most recent trip to Burma [Myanmar] was number 94 or 95. What destination is still on your bucket list? Well, my husband and I need to negotiate. I would love to do Antarctica, and he wants to go back to Vietnam. We did a tour of Southeast Asia, traveling to Bangkok and Cambodia, but didn’t get to stay very long in Vietnam. Do you have a favorite country? People ask that all the time, and it’s hard to choose. We really enjoy Southeast Asia. We like the food, the people, the mystery of the culture, and the scenery. Everything there is so different from what we’re used to — and that’s one of the things we travel for. In terms dividend miles Insider ✈ traVeL Made easy DownloaD the US airwayS app toDay our new app is making your travels easier. available for android and iphone today, the app lets you: Visit for more information. 100 september 2013 of comfort levels, we like to travel outside of the box. What started the two of you traveling? My husband had a colleague who had a sudden heart attack and passed away in the late 1980s. My husband called me and said, “I want you to book that trip to Switzerland.” He said he didn’t want to get to retirement and become too ill to travel. He wanted to travel while we were young and bring the kids, so we could climb a mountain in Switzerland or ride horses across the savanna in Africa. Do you have a favorite part of the flying experience? This may sound strange, but I love the smell of an airport. You walk into it and there’s that smell of jet fuel and excitement. It says to me, “This is great, we’re going somewhere.” Window or aisle? When we’re in Coach, opposite aisle seats because it allows for more flexibility and more room. When we’re in business or First Class . . . who cares! are you a us airways frequent flyer with an interesting story to tell? email us! @usairwaysmag photo courtesy of chase binder book, check in, and find flight status ■ Quickly view recent search history ■ Label and organize your trips ■ store all your boarding passes in one place ■ email trip info to your friends and family ■ see club locations and terminal information ■ access your dividend Miles account ■ “Fairy chimney” rock formations in Cappadocia, turkey

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - September 2013

Did You Know?
Making It Happen
Hot Spots: Top College Football Rivalries
Hub Crawl: Montreal-Trudeau International Airport
Adventure: Falconry
Wine & Dine: Las Vegas Dining
Golf: Pacific Links International
University Spotlight: Salisbury University
Style Spotlight: Yacht Club
Gear Up: Cookout Tools
Travel Feature: Jamaica
US Airways: Countdown to Departure
Great Tastes: Fearrington Village, NC
Professional MBA: Wake Forest University
Travel: Apps for Business and Leisure
High Style: Fashion by Peter Millar
Great Dates
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
Video Entertainment
Audio Entertainment
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
Window or Aisle?

US Airways - September 2013