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New Radisson Rewards 100,000 Credit Card, Air Italy to start Los Angeles and San Francisco, new Business Class on China Eastern, RwandAir and Air Malta coming to New York, Ethiopian going big in Ghana

New Radisson Rewards 100,000 Credit Card, Air Italy to start Los Angeles and San Francisco, new Business Class on China Eastern, RwandAir and Air Malta coming to New York, Ethiopian going big in Ghana

– Radisson Rewards has been on a disappearing act but the former Club Carlson is now offering a revamped 100,000 pints credit card sign up bonus that is worth your time – Air Italy will be flying to Los Angeles and San Francisco from on April 2019 – sadly it will be on the ‘old’ […]

Posted on December 13, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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WOW Air and Joon in trouble, Norwegian hanging in there, oneworld the clique to be in, AMEX burns more cash in London and Charlotte and Orbitz Rewards Platinum Makeover

WOW Air and Joon in trouble, Norwegian hanging in there, oneworld the clique to be in, AMEX burns more cash in London and Charlotte and Orbitz Rewards Platinum Makeover

– I wouldn’t bet on WOW Air’s survival (though I hope for it) – so please watch your bookings, now Indigo Partners has declared interest after IcelandAir retracted their low-ball bid – another low cost airline – Joon – may be shut down soon as well – Norwegian is shuffling routes by adding Rio de […]

Posted on December 5, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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new IHG PointBreaks list, Singapore Airlines cuts Honolulu route, Virgin Atlantic buying FlyBe?, Hulu for just $1/month, 70,000 Barclaycard Arrival Plus offer and United discounted awards to Europe

new IHG PointBreaks list, Singapore Airlines cuts Honolulu route, Virgin Atlantic buying FlyBe?, Hulu for just $1/month, 70,000 Barclaycard Arrival Plus offer and United discounted awards to Europe

– a new IHG Pointbreaks list coincides with Cyber Monday and is valid for bookings until February 28th 2019 There Intercontinental Cali (10k points) is back on the list and so is the Intercontinental Medellin (10k points). The InterContinental Nairobi, the Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi – Yas Island and the InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach […]

Posted on November 26, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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What airlines does Mighty Travels Premium (MTP) work with?

What airlines does Mighty Travels Premium (MTP) work with?

Mighty Travels Premium (MTP) gives you global coverage on the best airfare deals. Mighty Travels Premium (MTP) now comes with a FREE 30 days trial period. Cancel anytime. We currently show results for 424 different airlines. Here is the TOP 20 of airlines with results in our database (as of November 18th). – American Airlines […]

Posted on November 18, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Uber Rewards and Lyft Rewards, Saudia adding lie-flat beds on A320, China Southern drops Skyteam, Lyft going for Uber drivers

Uber Rewards and Lyft Rewards, Saudia adding lie-flat beds on A320, China Southern drops Skyteam, Lyft going for Uber drivers

– Uber is rolling out Uber Rewards finally in several metro markets (it will pop up in your app) and Lyft quickly announced a rewards program too The benefits aren’t too exciting with 1-2% off most rides and priority pickup and the ability to cancel for free (sometimes). Do you still remember the Uber and […]

Posted on November 16, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Carlton Antananarivo, Madagascar Review

Carlton Antananarivo, Madagascar Review

  The Carlton Hotel in Antananarivo, Madagascar is the city’s sole five-star hotel. The hotel used to carry the Hilton Franchise brand until a few years ago when it likely got a surprise letter from the franchise audit that too many complaints had been submitted and the franchise license was withdrawn (or it was just […]

Posted on November 13, 2018 by in Hotel Reviews, Travel Deals

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Lifemiles now a 1:1 American Express Membership Rewards member, Boeing issues safety bulletin to B737MAX operator, 10,000 bonus points for IHG Rewards members for a two night stays

Lifemiles now a 1:1 American Express Membership Rewards member, Boeing issues safety bulletin to B737MAX operator, 10,000 bonus points for IHG Rewards members for a two night stays

– American Express Membership Rewards is adding Avianca Lifemiles as a 1:1 partner Lifemiles has long been leveraging their Star Alliance access for rewards tickets (something US Airways used to do). It’s great to see them available via American Express (and not just Citibank) for US customers now. Keep in mind that you can always […]

Posted on November 8, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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South African Review Business Class A320 and A340 Nairobi (NBO) to Mauritius (MRU) via Johannesburg (JNB)

South African Review Business Class  A320 and A340 Nairobi (NBO) to Mauritius (MRU) via Johannesburg (JNB)

I had been on the exact same flight from Nairobi to Johannesburg a few years ago before my doomed flight to Dakar. I got to the airport early (Nairobi traffic is very unpredictable) but check-in was deserted with a very efficient agent completing my check-in in seconds. Immigration was deserted too and moments later, I […]

Posted on November 7, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Icelandair saves WOW Air before it crashes, Qatar finally bringing QSuites to the West Coast, Etihad Guest double miles, Japan Airlines finally adds Seattle and JetBlue introduces household accounts

Icelandair saves WOW Air before it crashes, Qatar finally bringing QSuites to the West Coast, Etihad Guest double miles, Japan Airlines finally adds Seattle and JetBlue introduces household accounts

– Icelandair is taking over WOW Air – so far no big surprise as both serve a rather small market but the shocking news – the WOW Air shareholders will just get 5.4% of Icelandair based on a $17 million valuation for an airline with as many long-haul destinations – that’s terrible! This is a […]

Posted on November 6, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Norwegian already selling planes?, Chase British Airways now 100,000 bonus Avios plus $200 statement credit, Uber launches Driver rewards program

Norwegian already selling planes?, Chase British Airways now 100,000 bonus Avios plus $200 statement credit, Uber launches Driver rewards program

– is this a new strategy for many airlines – order new aircraft in bulk and then sell most off them (ideally making a profit)? – Norwegian just sold five brand new A320neo this way – Chase has a new offer for the British Airways Visa card that now comes with $200 statement credit (it […]

Posted on November 3, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Qatar adds free WiFi, 20,000 AAdvantage bonus miles w one flight, Lufthansa gives up on Alitalia, 60,000 Hawaiian miles with one credit card, Ethiopian adds Los Angeles to Togo non-stop!

Qatar adds free WiFi, 20,000 AAdvantage bonus miles w one flight, Lufthansa gives up on Alitalia, 60,000 Hawaiian miles with one credit card, Ethiopian adds Los Angeles to Togo non-stop!

– fantastic news if you have a Qatar flight to the US coming up – the airline is offering free broadband WiFi on many US flight (but not on their 777 yet) Business and leisure travelers on select U.S. routes can now enjoy free unlimited high-speed broadband connectivity throughout their entire flight when they book […]

Posted on November 1, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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new Istanbul airport opens with 5x elite qualifying miles, Singapore Airlines falls in love with Alaska, Radisson expands in Nigeria and China Eastern paying the price…

new Istanbul airport opens with 5x elite qualifying miles, Singapore Airlines falls in love with Alaska, Radisson expands in Nigeria and China Eastern paying the price…

– Lufthansa is adding non-stop flights to Seattle – another nod to partner Alaska Airlines which has their primary hub there and away from United which seems to be more a competition – maybe we will see an Anchorage flight one day? – amazingly the new Istanbul airport has opened up almost perfectly on-time Flights […]

Posted on November 1, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Great Offer! Get Up To $350 When You Open A New Chase Checking and Savings Account, combine with 60,000 Chase Sapphire Banking bonus offer

Great Offer! Get Up To $350 When You Open A New Chase Checking and Savings Account, combine with 60,000 Chase Sapphire Banking bonus offer

Right now, Chase Bank is offering up to $350 for new customers that open both a checking and savings account at a local branch. You don’t have to open both accounts, but the reward will be less depending on what you choose. – Get $200 for opening a checking account and/or $150 when you open […]

Posted on October 18, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Chase launches 60,000 bonus offer for Sapphire Banking, Ethiopian Airlines cancels Dublin to Los Angeles route, 1,000 AAdvantage miles for subscribing to Barrons

Chase launches 60,000 bonus offer for Sapphire Banking, Ethiopian Airlines cancels Dublin to Los Angeles route, 1,000 AAdvantage miles for subscribing to Barrons

– Chase has launched the 60,000 bonus offer if you open a for Sapphire banking account (or upgrade an existing checking account) To be eligible you have to deposit $75,000 in new money and keep it in the account for 90 days. 60,000 Ultimate Rewards points are easily worth $1,000 so that is an ‘interest […]

Posted on October 17, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Hyatt’s 1,000 AA miles per stay, Lyft’s disappointing ‘unlimited’ plan, Istanbul’s’ new airport to open in Q4

Hyatt’s 1,000 AA miles per stay, Lyft’s disappointing ‘unlimited’ plan, Istanbul’s’ new airport to open in Q4

– Hyatt is throwing everyone a bone who may complain about the missing free breakfast at Hyatt House – you can now earn 1,000 AAdvantage miles per stay in addition to your regular earnings at Hyatt House and Hyatt Place Eligible stays under this promotion must have a checkout date between October 15, 2018 and […]

Posted on October 16, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Malaysia Airlines ‘gives away’ Oneworld Emerald for $1,935, Etihad still gives away millions, Alitalia to be ‘given away’ to Lufthansa? and Air Tahiti 787’s arrive

Malaysia Airlines ‘gives away’ Oneworld Emerald for $1,935, Etihad still gives away millions, Alitalia to be ‘given away’ to Lufthansa? and Air Tahiti 787’s arrive

– Etihad isn’t done throwing money at rather unhappy airlines and is ‘giving away’ $35 million to Jet Airways (Review) – the Italian government is deciding soon if they can survive ‘giving away’ Alitalia to Lufthansa – Air Tahiti Nui has received their first 787 but no; award seats in Business Class are currently not […]

Posted on October 9, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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American Express reboots Premier Rewards Gold card, South African now goes to the Maldives, COPA has an award sale, Norwegian has a sale for Primera customers and more expansion plans for hotels in Africa

American Express reboots Premier Rewards Gold card, South African now goes to the Maldives, COPA has an award sale, Norwegian has a sale for Primera customers and more expansion plans for hotels in Africa

– American Express has re-launched the Premier Rewards Gold Card and made the (so far) boring card a little Platinum Card Gold Card Members will now enjoy four times the rewards when dining out or eating in, including: 4X Membership Rewards points at U.S. Restaurants 4X Membership Rewards points at U.S. Supermarkets (on up to […]

Posted on October 4, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Everything you always wanted to know about South African Voyager Redemptions and International First Class for just 45,500 miles Round Trip

Everything you always wanted to know about South African Voyager Redemptions and International First Class for just 45,500 miles Round Trip

Introduction to South African Airlines Voyager Mileage Redemptions South African Voyager uses a number of different award charts. South African Airlines redemptions are accessible as Dynamic Awards and as you’d expect, the pricing goes along with the ticket prices. Typically, it is a pretty sad use of miles. Every few months, there are JourneyBlitz promotions […]

Posted on October 2, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Primera Air goes belly up, Air Nuigini goes belly under, Marriott is drunk on Africa and surprising airline stopover packages

Primera Air goes belly up, Air Nuigini goes belly under, Marriott is drunk on Africa and surprising airline stopover packages

– Primera Air clearly was a bit late to the party of the transatlantic discounters and had the weakest branding – it’s unfortunate but the company ceased all operations overnight If you have an upcoming flight – call your credit card issuer and file a travel insurance claim (it is almost always included). The consider […]

Posted on October 1, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Redeem Hawaiian Miles for Japan Airlines flights, 5,000 AAdvantage miles with a home alarm system, Qatar finally starting San Francisco?

Redeem Hawaiian Miles for Japan Airlines flights, 5,000 AAdvantage miles with a home alarm system, Qatar finally starting San Francisco?

– you can now redeem Hawaiian Miles to travel on Japan Airlines (which has an excellent Business Class) American AAdvantage miles seem easier to earn and the redemption rates are (still) better so I’d stick to that for now. – if you are in the market for a home safety system – SimpliSafe now throws […]

Posted on October 1, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Great Offer! Get 50,000 Rewards Points with American Express Business Gold Rewards Card!

Great Offer! Get 50,000 Rewards Points with American Express Business Gold Rewards Card!

Special Offer for Newly Approved Applicants As a welcome bonus for getting approved for the American Express Business Gold Rewards Card, you receive 50,000 Membership Rewards Points (terms apply). You also get 3X points for any purchase in the category you choose that best fits your business needs! Other point opportunities include: 2X points on […]

Posted on October 1, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Great Offer! Get 12X Purchase Points and 125,000 Bonus Points with Hilton Honors Business Card!

Great Offer! Get 12X Purchase Points and 125,000 Bonus Points with Hilton Honors Business Card!

A Great Offer for New Applicants Right now, American Express® and Hilton® are offering 125,000 bonus points for newly approved Hilton Honors Business Card applicants, as well as 12X purchase points for hotel and/or resort stays within the Hilton portfolio. All this is in addition to 6X points for certain purchases, as well as 3X […]

Posted on October 1, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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EXPIRING SOON! Get 60,000 Bonus Miles with Gold Delta SkyMiles Business Credit Card.

EXPIRING SOON! Get 60,000 Bonus Miles with Gold Delta SkyMiles Business Credit Card.

Special Referral Promotion for Newly Approved Applicants For a limited time, you can receive 60,000 bonus miles as a special promotional offer through the our referral link. The standard promo includes 30,000 bonus miles so grab this special offer while you can! American Express and Delta Airlines are currently offering this newly approved, referral-only promotion […]

Posted on October 1, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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Travel the world with Mighty Travels Basic

Travel the world with Mighty Travels Basic

What is Mighty Travels BASIC? For less than the price of a Starbucks drink a month you will receive all the best Economy class deals for your home airport and the best deals our editors see every day in your departure zone via email. START YOUR FREE TRIAL for Mighty Travels Basic now. Get all […]

Posted on October 1, 2018 by in Travel Deals

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