Daily Archives: Jul 6, 2013

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Asiana flight OZ214 from Seoul to San Francisco crashed today while landing at the San Francisco international airport. According to the reports from the emergency personnel all the crew and passengers survived the crash.

Edit: Unfortunately, it didn’t turned out to be a crash without any fatalities, but it could have been far worse. It has been reported that two had died, 49 seriously insured of which 10 critically according to CBS San Francisco.

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There are quite a few images after the crash taken by the passengers on Twitter and about burning plane on the usual news channels. [click to continue…]

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SPG has launched a new promotions to promote dining & wining at bars and restaurants that one can find at their hotels. SPG has already long given Starpoints for F&B spend even when you are not staying at the hotel.

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Now, you can get “triple” benefits for dining at restaurant venues between July 1 and September 30, 2013. The benefits vary by property and you can access the full list of them by property here. [click to continue…]