Travel Bits: Barbados Cheap & Chic, Orbitz Hates Mac Users, Upgrade Tips & More!

Need a quick getaway? One of Barbados best hotels, the Fairmont Royal Pavillion is having a sale—book now, eat macaroni pie, hit-up Crop Over and thank me later. [Fairmont]

If you are in the market for a holiday that is both good to the eyes and good for the soul, make sure the ‘authenticity’ is actually authentic. [NYT]

Experienced travelers know that getting an upgrade on a Monday morning flight when going to/from a major city is slim to none, but if you look the part then your chances are better. See why plus other upgrade tips. [About/Air Travel]

Looking to book a vacation? Try doing it on a PC. It seems that Mac users looking to book on Orbitz are being shown rates that are higher since Mac users statistically spend 30% more on hotels. [WSJ]

If it’s your birthday and you are flying Korean Air, then get your cake and candles on! [Jaunted]

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