InterContinental Osaka Review

The InterContinental Osaka is located in a new development just outside of Umeda Station. If you have been to Osaka you may know Namba Station and its surroundings; Umeda is four subway stations further. There is no airport express train but there is an express bus that gets you to within an hour of Umeda […] Read on →

new IHG Accelerate promotion, fantastic Wyndham get a free night with two stay promotion, unlimited Wifi on planes for $10!, Ctrip bookings now eligible for Marriott stay credits

– IHG is out with the fall Accelerate promotion – I seem to always get around 43,000 points offered and so far I have been able to make good use of them Check your offer. – fantastic new promotion from Wyndham Rewards – get 7,500 points after one stay – up to 15,000 which is […] Read on →

My Favorite 23 Things to do Taipei

My Favorite 23 Things to do Taipei – Understand Taipei is the capital of Taiwan – a tiny island with 23 million inhabitants. You guessed it – it is crowded – but Taipei still manages to feel like a big suburb. It’s the Houston of Asia, just more crowded. The Taiwanese are easily the friendliest […] Read on →

Wow Kenya Airways South Africa to Asia in Business $800 Return, 50,000 miles Cathay Pacific credit card, Grubhub buys Eat24, 20% bonus for ThankYou points transfer to Asia Miles, 20% off Ebags, Kayak buys Mundi

– Kenya Airways has loaded some excellent fares from Johannesburg to Bangkok and Guangzhou in Business Class under $800 Round Trip The fares come up only on the German OTAs – but from my experience they are very legit. – the Cathay Pacific Asia Miles credit card now comes with a 50,000 sign bonus This […] Read on →

Frontier 50% off code, 45,000 Marriott Rewards from social media campaigns?, what not to do when a plane is taxiing, Virgin Atlantic improves online booking interface for Delta awards, ANA profits increase eightfold(!)

– Frontier is serious about going after United and breaking the US airline oligopoly – their latest row of new routes and fares are out and the company now also has a 50% off code Use Promo code SAVE50 I liked my experience with Frontier (REVIEW) – very low frills but efficient and clever. – […] Read on →

Europe to Cape Town for $1,200 in Business, Sri Lankan Business Class Jakarta to Bahrain under $1,000, Addis Abeba to Djibouti railway link to open, Nairobi to Mombasa trains now running, RwandAir opens base in Benin

– Kenya Airways has flights from London and Amsterdam in Business Class to Cape Town starting at $1,200 for the Round trip – Sri Lankan has great fares from Jakarta to Bahrain for $916 Round Trip earning 13,000 miles and or 560 British Airways Executive Club Tier Points – Ethiopia is getting ready to open […] Read on →

My Favorite 26 Things to do Colombo, Sri Lanka

My Favorite 26 Things to do Colombo, Sri Lanka – Understand Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, can’t escape its comparisons with India. It constantly happens and you will do it, too – trust me. Colombo is the better India; everything is a little more organized, more friendly and more clean but it’s also more […] Read on →