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100,000 Marriott Rewards credit card, Uber credit card, UK follows electronics ban, does the US electronics ban punish Etihad, Qatar and Emirates?

MightyTravels 2017-03-22 at 11.50.49 AM – Most (if not all) Marriott Rewards members with a US address should have received an email yesterday with a 100,000 Marriott Rewards Bonus points credit card It contains this link (the link does not mention the 100,000 offer though). The personal Marriott Rewards card is subject to 5/24 and you won’t receive a new […] Read on →

New inflight electronics ban, $30 off every flight, 20% off Hyatt stays, changes to the Alaska Companion Pass, Condor is Alaska Airlines newest partner

MightyTravels 2017-03-21 at 10.57.05 AM – Bloomberg has the scoop on the new electronics ban for flights from Middle Eastern countries to the US A U.S. official told The Associated Press the ban will apply to nonstop flights to the U.S. from 10 international airports serving the cities of Cairo in Egypt; Amman in Jordan; Kuwait City in Kuwait; Casablanca […] Read on →

8x on Apple, Cathay Pacific brings A350 to SFO, visit Russia visa-free, 3,500 miles per Avis rental, new Qatar Business Class seat, impressive WOW Air stats

MightyTravels 2017-03-11 at 11.19.47 AM – the United Shopping mall still has the very cool 8 miles per $ spend deal live – Cathay Pacific is bringing the A350 to San Francisco From October 29, 2017, flight CX893 will expand from a three-times-weekly service using a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft to a daily A350 service, bringing the total number of San […] Read on →

Great Biz fares from Africa, Europe and Canada, Alaska Airlines adds 13 Bay Area destinations, Tunisair halts operations, earn 4x on Apple, restrictions to Centurion lounge access coming

MightyTravels 2017-03-10 at 10.31.06 AM – Ethiopian has great fares in Business Class from Johannesburg to Guangzhou, China for $1,650 Round Trip – United runs some aggressive Business Class sales from Toronto to Shanghai and Beijing for $1,700 Round Trip now – Skyteam Airlines are running an aggressive sale from Berlin, Lepizig and Dresden to New York for $1,027 Round […] Read on →

East Africa to Canada in Business Class $1,886 RT, Uber flat rate packages, Norwegian new routes from Bergen, Air France invests in Air Côte d’Ivoire

MightyTravels 2017-03-08 at 9.56.02 AM – Ethiopian Airlines and Air Canada have posted cool fares from Dar Es Salaam to most Canadian cities for $1,886 Round trip This is is usually a pretty expensive route with Business Class tickets selling for $5,000 or more. Ethiopian Business Class isn’t great but quite an improvement on Economy and you can get a […] Read on →

Turkish 4x Status miles campaign, Update on the match.com deal, great Business Class fares from South Africa, American Business Class Vancouver to Panama for $912

MightyTravels 2017-03-03 at 9.10.03 AM – Most of us are so fed up with Turkish Airlines and their endless cancellations and hapless rebooking (they broke my trip 6x times) but if you are still gambling on Turkish – they now targeted most Miles & Smiles members with 4x – Frequent Miler has an update on the Match.com Avios eStore deal […] Read on →

Oman Air cheap Business Class from Europe to Asia, ANA free inflight Wi-Fi, American Express Platinum adds Uber credits, TrueBlue promotions, United adds 22 destinations, $100 free advertising with Indeed

MightyTravels 2017-03-01 at 1.04.52 PM – Oman Air currently has excellent Business Class deals from Europe (Paris and Munich) to destinations in Malaysia incl. Borneo We found Munich to Miri for $1,479 but also Labuan, Malaysia works for similar prices. These fares usually work one-way for about half the price. – ANA offers free WiFi (including Economy Class passengers) on […] Read on →

Great Business Class fares from Kunming, China, Hilton completes new Honors roll-out, United Mileage Plus buy miles bonus, 50,000 Citibank AAdvantage card

MightyTravels 2017-03-01 at 11.42.56 AM – Kunming, China is emerging as a new discounted J originator for flights to the US, if you are in China and travel frequently to/from the US, look at these prices Hainan as KMG-ORD for $1,731 RT – (this books into Business Standard which is cheaper than Business Promo). Sichuan/ China Southern offer Los Angeles […] Read on →

$434 Dallas – Bahrain, cheap Qatar Business Class fares from Africa, Delta cheap Business Class to Bogota, Lufthansa First availability from Brazil, Egypt keeps visa fee (for now)

MightyTravels 2017-02-27 at 11.44.08 AM – Lufthansa/ EuroWings have some excellent fares from Dallas all the way to Bahrain as a Round Trip for $434 in Economy Class right now – Qatar and Ethiopian have good fares from Nairobi to Guangzhou (for QR it is the A380!) for $1,461 in Business Class – AeroMexico has an (I) Business Class fare […] Read on →

Wow San Francisco – Mexican Pacific Coast $319 RT Business Class, Santiago – Moscow $1,879 Business, Singapore Airlines Europe – New Zealand $2,546, AA BusinessExtra promotion

MightyTravels 2017-02-26 at 3.20.00 PM – AeroMexico currently has $319 Business Class tickets from San Francisco (SFO) to Bahias de Huatulco (HUX) – Mexico’s fastest growing airport that serves the Pacific coast resorts We found dates Nov 1-15 but there are more on orbitz.com. The fare books into I class and should earn 150% on many Skyteam programs. – Latam […] Read on →

Egypt hikes visa on arrival fees to $60, Business Class India to Southern Africa $1,199 RT, Etihad Manila – Europe $1,832 RT

MightyTravels 2017-02-25 at 4.52.47 PM – the Egyptian government plans to increase visa fees to $60 for the Visa-on-Arrival from on Thursday March 1st That’s a surprising move and won’t help the struggling tourism industry in the country. – Ethiopian Airlines has some great deals from India (we tried Delhi) to Southern Africa (Windhoek, Cape Town, Durban) for $1,199 Round […] Read on →

Miami to Asuncion $223 RT, Garuda to start Los Angeles, Viva Aerobus on the road to success, Air Baltic adds Dubai

MightyTravels 2017-02-24 at 12.26.29 PM – Aerolineas Argentinas has some interesting fares flights from Miami to Asuncion for just $223 Round Trip in Economy – it prices out only on cheapoair.com – Great news – Garuda Indonesia has filed for service to Los Angeles via Japan – let’s hope it really happens! – Mexican LCC Viva Aerobus churned out a […] Read on →

$73 transatlantic fares with Norwegian, $222 Honolulu to Kuala Lumpur, 50% bonus Flying Blue, Delta buying up AeroMexico, the better way to apply for a Citibank credit card

MightyTravels 2017-02-23 at 2.29.04 PM   – Norwegian has opened up the fares for their new routes from Ireland and the UK to the US East Coast airports of Stewart International Airport, Providence Airport, and Bradley International Airport – starting at $73! In total, Norwegian will launch 10 new routes with 38 new weekly transatlantic flights this summer from Edinburgh, […] Read on →