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Iberia NEW Business Class Review A350 New York (JFK) to Madrid (MAD) – The proud and the lazy… plus BA First Lounge New York Terminal 7 and Alaska Lounge Terminal 7

Iberia NEW Business Class Review A350 New York (JFK) to Madrid (MAD) – The proud and the lazy… plus BA First Lounge New York Terminal 7 and Alaska Lounge Terminal 7

Iberia has been upgrading their New York flights to a twice daily A350 with direct service to Madrid. When booking with Iberia Avios these flights used to price out under 35,000 Avios and $130 in taxes and fees. A wonderful deal when traveling from the US East Coast to Europe. Iberia uses Terminal 7 at […]

Posted on January 1, 2019 by in Airline Reviews, Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios

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Qatar buys into Cathay Pacific, Etihad 10% off any flight, WOW Air and LEVEL on a roll

Qatar buys into Cathay Pacific, Etihad 10% off any flight, WOW Air and LEVEL on a  roll

– Qatar has closed a deal for almost 9.6 % of Cathay Pacific for $682 million Qatar is VERY confident about the future of aviation and has been trying to find investment vehicles outsides of markets it operates right now. Unlike Etihad has decided to invest in local champions (though arguably Cathay Pacific is reeling […]

Posted on November 6, 2017 by in Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios, Travel Industry Flight Status

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China Eastern Business Class sale, ‘free’ Southwest companion pass, 4,500 Avios just for signing up, Qatar QSuite retro-fit schedule, Iberia adds San Francisco

China Eastern Business Class sale, ‘free’ Southwest companion pass, 4,500 Avios just for signing up, Qatar QSuite retro-fit schedule, Iberia adds San Francisco

– China Eastern is in love with Cebu with yet another Business Class sale, this time to Europe from Cebu starting at $1,094 Round Trip. The fares book into J and I (both earn plenty on most Skyteam programs). You can Open Jaw the return to another destination with price increases (we tried CRK). The […]

Posted on October 20, 2017 by in Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios, Qatar Airways, Southwest Rapid Rewards

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Comair Business Class Review Livingstone, Zambia to Johannesburg, South Africa A319

Comair Business Class Review Livingstone, Zambia to Johannesburg, South Africa A319

I had long-planned to fly on Comair – the British Airways subsidiary and Oneworld affiliate – in South Africa. I finally got the chance this week, from Zambia‘s Livingstone (near Victoria Falls) to its hub in Johannesburg in South Africa. The Comair hub lounge at JNB (called SLOW) gets rave reviews as the best airport […]

Posted on February 7, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios

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Finding your American Airlines Record Locator on an Avios booking

Finding your American Airlines Record Locator on an Avios booking

What’s an American Airlines Record Locator? A record locator with AA or another airline is a unique six-character code assigned to your reservation, so you can view it online. When you book an award with a partner airline you will always have a record locator for each airline. One of the main reasons you’ll want to […]

Posted on February 6, 2017 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios

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50% more Avios when you transfer Membership Rewards to BA Executive Club

50% more Avios when you transfer Membership Rewards to BA Executive Club

What’s the deal with 50% more Avios? Right now, you can earn 50% more Avios points when you transfer American Express Membership Rewards to British Airways Executive Club. You need to transfer at least 250 Membership Rewards and then in increments of 250 Membership Rewards with this limited-time promotion. With the current bonus, 1 Membership […]

Posted on August 11, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios

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BA Business Class from New York to London or Paris and 2 nights 4* or 5* hotel from $1,999 each

BA Business Class from New York to London or Paris and 2 nights 4* or 5* hotel from $1,999 each

What’s the deal with BA Business Class? If you’re in need of a quick break or a romantic getaway, check out this luxury trip with British Airways that includes round-trip Club World flights and two nights in a select 4* or 5* hotel from just $1,999 per person, based on two sharing. The flights are […]

Posted on July 28, 2016 by in Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios, Cheap flights, Hotel deals with Points

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British Airways Premium Economy Review London (LHR) to Lagos (LOS)

British Airways Premium Economy Review London (LHR) to Lagos (LOS)

I had initially booked a flight on Iberia from Madrid to Lagos. Iberia has (had) a decent Africa network and, amazingly, British Airways Executive Club does not add any fuel surcharges; most flights are in the 7,500 to 10,000 Avios range for the trips to North and Central Africa. However, Iberia recently cut down on […]

Posted on July 7, 2016 by in Airline Reviews, Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios, Immunization

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