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Singapore Airlines First Class Review Singapore (SIN) to San Francisco (SFO) via Hong Kong (HKG) SQ2 777-300ER

Singapore Airlines First Class Review Singapore (SIN) to San Francisco (SFO) via Hong Kong (HKG) SQ2 777-300ER

After arriving in Singapore on my flight from Moscow, I noticed that I needed a few items from my checked luggage. I was hoping this could be easily solved at the Singapore Airlines First Class Lounge (The Private Room) so I headed straight there. To my surprise, it wasn’t an easy request; there was a lot of […]

Posted on April 6, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Krisflyer

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Singapore Airlines Business Class Review Moscow (DME) to Singapore (SIN) SQ361 A350

Singapore Airlines Business Class Review Moscow (DME) to Singapore (SIN) SQ361 A350

I had originally booked an award ticket from Moscow to Houston on Singapore Airlines First Class. Singapore Airlines canceled their flight just shortly after and I requested to be routed via Singapore (the agents kept suggesting Lufthansa First Class, which had no availability). I was eventually reissued a ticket from Moscow to Singapore and then […]

Posted on April 5, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Krisflyer

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EXPIRES TODAY! Cheap Singapore Airlines flights to Tokyo (NRT) from Los Angeles (LAX) from $398 RT

EXPIRES TODAY! Cheap Singapore Airlines flights to Tokyo (NRT) from Los Angeles (LAX) from $398 RT

What’s the deal with cheap Singapore Airlines flights to Tokyo from LA? Singapore Airlines is currently offering some bargain economy tickets between Los Angeles and Tokyo from just $398 round-trip on select dates between August, 2016 and March, 2017 – that’s from just 4 cents per mile flown with a great airline! You need to get […]

Posted on August 5, 2016 by in Cheap flights, Krisflyer

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50% off SilkAir flights when you redeem KrisFlyer online

50% off SilkAir flights when you redeem KrisFlyer online

What’s the deal with SilkAir flights? You can save 50% off select SilkAir flights in Southeast Asia when you redeem your Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles online by August 4th, 2016. Travel now through the end of October with your online redemption of a business or economy class Saver Award to get 50% off a selected SilkAir-operated flight. Routes include: Singapore […]

Posted on July 21, 2016 by in Krisflyer

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Singapore Airlines adds new nonstop SFO to SIN route and a second daily LAX flight

Singapore Airlines adds new nonstop SFO to SIN route and a second daily LAX flight

What’s the scoop with Singapore Airlines? Way earlier than expected, Singapore Airlines has announced nonstop Singapore flights to and from San Francisco, as well as a second daily flight between LAX and Singapore via Seoul. Starting October 23rd, 2016, you can fly between Singapore and San Francisco on the A350 with the following schedule: Singapore […]

Posted on June 16, 2016 by in Krisflyer

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Join AwardWallet for free to keep track of your miles and points (plus the first 10 readers get a free upgrade!)

Join AwardWallet for free to keep track of your miles and points (plus the first 10 readers get a free upgrade!)

What’s the deal with AwardWallet? In the travel game, we love things that make our lives easier, as it can be stressful enough without gadgets and apps these days. AwardWallet is a valuable resource for travelers, as it helps you to manage your reward balances and travel itineraries; you honestly won’t know how you lived […]

Posted on June 16, 2016 by in Krisflyer

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My favorite flights and award redemptions for 2016

My favorite flights and award redemptions for 2016

Lots has changed since late 2014 when I last updated my favorite mileage redemptions. Award programs have changed and my personal taste for trips I’d like to take have changed too. Here are my favorite options. Aeroplan awards to Europe I (55,000 miles) and Europe II (57,500 miles) using Turkish Airlines in Business Class Turkish […]

Posted on May 2, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Best use of Alaska Mileage Plan miles, Delta Skymiles, Krisflyer, United Mileage Plus

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Singapore Airlines flights to Asia and Europe from $599 RT until tomorrow only

Singapore Airlines flights to Asia and Europe from $599 RT until tomorrow only

What’s the deal with Singapore Airlines? Check out the Singapore Airlines leap year sale, with economy flights from US gateway cities to Tokyo, Seoul, Frankfurt or Moscow from just $599 round-trip. You need to hurry, though, as flights need to be booked by March 2nd at 11:59PM (departure gateway local time). You can travel between Los Angeles […]

Posted on March 1, 2016 by in Cheap flights, Krisflyer

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Airbus and Singapore Airlines looking to bring back the world’s longest non-stop flight

Airbus and Singapore Airlines looking to bring back the world’s longest non-stop flight

What’s the scoop with Airbus and Singapore Airlines? In 2013, Singapore Airline ceased its 19-hour direct flights from its home hub to New York, which resulted in adding nearly five hours to the journey with stopovers. Now Airbus Group SE’s airliner unit is working on a new A350-900 wide-body variant to allow Singapore Airlines to restore the non-stop US flights […]

Posted on October 14, 2015 by in Krisflyer, Travel Deals

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KrisFlyer miles can now be earned on Tigerair and Scoot

KrisFlyer miles can now be earned on Tigerair and Scoot

What’s the scoop with KrisFlyer miles? KrisFlyer members can now earn and redeem miles across the Singapore Airlines Group portfolio of airlines. We let you know earlier this year when Singapore Airlines announced that KrisFlyer can now be redeemed for flights on Tigerair and Scoot, and now you can earn miles on these low-cost carriers too – but only […]

Posted on September 30, 2015 by in Krisflyer

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New KrisFlyer and TrueBlue partnership from Singapore Airlines and jetBlue

New KrisFlyer and TrueBlue partnership from Singapore Airlines and jetBlue

What’s the scoop with KrisFlyer and TrueBlue? Singapore Airlines’ KrisFlyer and jetBlue’s TrueBlue loyalty programs have partnered up to provide reciprocal mileage earning. Fly Singapore Airlines and you can now earn TrueBlue points or fly jetBlue to earn KrisFlyer miles. How do I earn KrisFlyer when flying jetBlue and TrueBlue when flying Singapore Airlines? Quote your KrisFlyer […]

Posted on September 11, 2015 by in Jetblue TrueBlue, Krisflyer

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Earn up to 12,000 KrisFlyer miles with a subscription of The Economist

Earn up to 12,000 KrisFlyer miles with a subscription of The Economist

What’s the deal with KrisFlyer miles? Singapore Airlines customers who are resident of Australia, Hong Kong, Malaysia or Singapore can earn up to 12,000 bonus miles for taking out a subscription to The Economist between now and September 30th, 2015. As an example, residents of Australia can earn 8,000 miles for taking out a year’s subscription […]

Posted on August 7, 2015 by in Krisflyer

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No Singapore Airlines Krisflyer fuel surcharges when flying United Airlines

No Singapore Airlines Krisflyer fuel surcharges when flying United Airlines

We all know United Airlines is a great redemption candidate when using another Star Alliance program that DOES assess fuel surcharges – right? Well it’s not that easy – United does charge fuel surcharges for certain routes were they are in deep joint ventures (read non-compete oligopolies) with another airline. United flights to/from Europe carry […]

Posted on June 23, 2015 by in Krisflyer, United Mileage Plus

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Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer 50% redemption promotion for Economy Saver award tickets

Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer 50% redemption promotion for Economy Saver award tickets

What’s the deal with Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer? You can currently save 50% when you redeem your KrisFlyer miles for an Economy Saver award ticket on singaporeair.com and travel between now and July 10th to select destinations. The only available US destination is Houston – to or from Singapore is 18,750 miles each way, but there are more […]

Posted on May 21, 2015 by in Krisflyer

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Singapore Airlines cheap flights from San Francisco to Bangkok $627.18 RT, Manila $618.28 RT and Hyderabad $806.67 RT

Singapore Airlines cheap flights from San Francisco to Bangkok $627.18 RT, Manila $618.28 RT and Hyderabad $806.67 RT

Grab a great-priced flight to either Thailand, the Philippines or India on a great airline! Fly with Singapore Airlines to Bangkok for just $627.18 round-trip February 15th to February 28th: Fly with Singapore Airlines to Manila for just $618.28 round-trip October 26th – November 17th : Fly with Singapore Airlines to Hyderabad for just $806.67 […]

Posted on May 4, 2015 by in Cheap flights, Krisflyer

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Three cool vacations for 70,000 Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles? How to make use of this cool trick before it goes away

Three cool vacations for 70,000 Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles? How to make use of this cool trick before it goes away

I have spent the last few days trying to book a variation of an award with Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer for two vacations, by making use of the trick of a anomaly in Singapore Airlines’ award chart. Singapore Airlines (along with some other foreign airline award charts) include Hawaii and Central America in one zone. In fact, […]

Posted on April 15, 2015 by in Krisflyer, TOP Travel Destinations

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Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles can now be redeemed on Tigerair and Scoot

Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles can now be redeemed on Tigerair and Scoot

WHAT’S THE SCOOP? Singapore Airlines has announced that KrisFlyer members can now redeem their miles for electronic vouchers for flights on low-cost carriers Tigerair or Scoot. From now on, you can swap your Krisflyer miles on singaporeair.com for vouchers to offset travel payment (or to pay for selected products such as in-flight services or booking fees) […]

Posted on April 13, 2015 by in Krisflyer

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Did you know you can include Singapore Airlines in a KrisFlyer Star Alliance award?

Did you know you can include Singapore Airlines in a KrisFlyer Star Alliance award?

I’m currently ‘in the trenches’ with Singapore Airlines award booking. Until now, I was under the impression that you can only book: – Singapore Airlines OR – Star Alliance partner awards OR – other partner airlines (like Virgin America) I was under the impression that they can’t be mixed. However, Singapore Airlines’ Terms and Conditions clearly spell […]

Posted on April 7, 2015 by in Krisflyer, Star Alliance Members

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My current favorite awards (mileage redemptions)

My current favorite awards (mileage redemptions)

Booking award tickets always seems to be a race against time because of miles devaluation and changes to award rules. Lots has changed since my last list of favorite mileage redemptions and flight awards.

Posted on December 19, 2014 by in Aeroplan, Air France/KLM Flying Blue, American Airlines AAdvantage, Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Best use of airberlin topbonus miles, Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios, Best use of Cathay Pacific / Asia Miles, Etihad Reviews & Etihad Guest, Krisflyer, Star Alliance Members, Starwood Hotels, Turkish Airlines Review, United Mileage Plus

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