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Star Alliance Lounge Paris Review (Charles De Gaulle Terminal 1)

Star Alliance Lounge Paris Review (Charles De Gaulle Terminal 1)

The Star Alliance Lounge in Paris is located in Terminal 1 at Charles De Gaulle Airport (CDG). It’s a 15-minute drive from Terminal 2, which is used by the dominating SkyTeam carriers. If you are behind security, there is a network of buses that can get you there and outside security a train can take […]

Posted on June 21, 2017 by in Free Lounge Access and Lounge Reviews, Priority Pass Lounges, Star Alliance Members

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Turkish Airlines Star Alliance Lounge, Nairobi Airport (NBO) Review

Turkish Airlines Star Alliance Lounge, Nairobi Airport (NBO) Review

The lounge situation at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport isn’t great, since part of the terminal burnt down a few years ago. Two years ago, South African Regional Business Class gave me a voucher for a rather terrible coffee shop instead of any lounge access. Now Turkish Airlines has invested in a proper lounge at […]

Posted on January 29, 2017 by in Free Lounge Access and Lounge Reviews, Star Alliance Members, Turkish Airlines Review

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CopaAirlines ConnectMiles Star Alliance status match including from a non-alliance carrier

CopaAirlines ConnectMiles Star Alliance status match including from a non-alliance carrier

What’s the deal with CopaAirlines? StatusMatcher is a handy site that reports recent status matches from existing loyalty programs and their competitors. Based on recent information, CopaAirlines ConnectMiles is 100% likely to match status. Successful elite status matches include: Air China PhoenixMiles to CopaAirlines ConnectMiles LANPASS to CopaAirlines ConnectMiles TAM Fidelidade to CopaAirlines ConnectMiles Avianca Brazil Amigo to CopaAirlines ConnectMiles Miles […]

Posted on September 14, 2015 by in Star Alliance Members

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500 Miles & More bonus miles for subscribing to the newsletter

500 Miles & More bonus miles for subscribing to the newsletter

What’s the deal with Miles & More? With the Miles & More online newsletter, you can hear about opportunities to boost your miles, get up-to-the-minute news and check your account balance – plus right now you can earn 500 bonus miles just for signing up. You’ll get the online newsletter once a month by email and it’s […]

Posted on September 13, 2015 by in Lufthansa Miles and More, Star Alliance Members

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Up to 135% Avianca LifeMiles purchase bonus plus an extra 10% bonus if you take action today

Up to 135% Avianca LifeMiles purchase bonus plus an extra 10% bonus if you take action today

What’s the deal with bonus Avianca LifeMiles? When you buy between 1,000 and 150,000 LifeMiles from now through September 30th, 2015, you will receive a bonus of between 50% and 135%. You can get up to 352,500 Star Alliance miles at a cost of just 1.4 cents each! Plus if you register with the Brazilian blog Passageiro de Primeira’s special link today only, you’ll get an additional 10% bonus […]

Posted on September 8, 2015 by in Lifemiles, Star Alliance Members

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Turkish Airlines status match – How to get Star Alliance Gold for 2 years

Turkish Airlines status match – How to get Star Alliance Gold for 2 years

What’s the deal with Turkish Airlines? Turkish Airlines has an unofficial status match programme and will match Star Alliance Gold, SkyTeam Elite Plus and oneworld Emerald members. We’ve written about this before, when Torsten became a Miles&Smiles elite this way earlier this year. It’s a simple process that usually only takes a few days to complete. How […]

Posted on August 15, 2015 by in Star Alliance Members, Turkish Airlines Review

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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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TAP Premium Lounge at Lisbon Airport Review

TAP Premium Lounge at Lisbon Airport Review

Did you know that you can access 700+ lounges worldwide with prioritypass.com? Trip Index (what we have published so far): South African Business Class Review Johannesburg (JNB) to Dakar (DKR) SA 207, A330 Photo Review Protea Hotel Transit Johannesburg Airport (Terminal A) South African Premium Lounge Baobab Review Johannesburg Airport (JNB) Awesome Indian/Pakistani Cuisine in […]

Posted on March 26, 2015 by in Free Lounge Access and Lounge Reviews, 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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An Introduction to The Premier Miles & More World MasterCard® – Sign-Up Bonus, Reconsideration Numbers and Application Links

An Introduction to The Premier Miles & More World MasterCard® – Sign-Up Bonus, Reconsideration Numbers and Application Links

Application Link The Premier Miles & More World MasterCard® Issued by Barclays USA Sign-Up Bonus 50,000 bonus miles Benefits -Earn 2 award miles per $1 spent on ticket purchases directly from Miles & More integrated airline partners -Earn 1 award mile per $1 spent on all other purchases -A Companion Ticket after first use, and […]

Posted on June 30, 2014 by in Lufthansa Miles and More, Star Alliance Members

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How to find Star Alliance availability using partner access

How to find Star Alliance availability using partner access

Richard Moross I wanted to share my experiences finding partner award space on Star Alliance. The following generally applies to United Mileage Plus but it applies to all partner access (i.e. any Star Alliance partner accessing space with another Star Alliance airline). I did not take into account fuel surcharges. Each frequent flyer program determines […]

Posted on April 24, 2013 by in Lufthansa Miles and More, Star Alliance Members, United Mileage Plus

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