– Etihad has a 5% off code for flights on their metal from the US to India – use code DIWALI17 and enjoy Diwali
– American Express Platinum card members now have access to the Munich Senator lounges when flying Lufthansa, Swiss, or Austrian in any class of service
If you are a Centurion card member you can even use the First Class lounge!
– XL Airways that has started flying to many US destination also has some good fares to Reunion in the Indian Ocean for just ~$300 each way
That’s a great price for the region and could serve as a jumping board if it would be so expensive to get to Reunion (RUN). The one hour flight from Mauritius is priced at $255!
Now you can use Flying Blue miles to travel on Air Mauritius but teh fuel surcharges are still $100 and it is 17,500 miles.