Etihad BusinessConnect registration successful

Etihad BusinessConnect registration successful

A couple of days ago Etihad invited us to BusinessConnect. I registered and my application was approved today without further documentation needed. Etihad Airways is pleased to welcome you and your company to Etihad BusinessConnect, our corporate travel loyalty program. You have now been registered as the 'administrator' for My Inc with BusinessConnect, which means […]

Posted on April 10, 2013 by in Etihad Reviews & Etihad Guest

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Lifemiles 100% bonus on purchased miles

Lifemiles 100% bonus on purchased miles

Avianca is back with it's 100% bonus offer for purchasing miles. You can buy up to 75,000 miles which will translate into 150,000 miles after purchase. The price per mile will be 1.5 cent. Avianca has a pretty reasonable award chart which looks similar to United or US Airways. Avianca charges no fuel surcharges. Before […]

Posted on April 8, 2013 by in Lifemiles

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5,000 free Etihad miles with Etihad BusinessConnect

5,000 free Etihad miles with Etihad BusinessConnect

Etihad just sent out emails offering 5,000 miles just for signing up to their business loyalty program. Sign-up now to BusinessConnect, our loyalty programm for businesses, and your company's new BusinessConnect account will receive 5,000 bonus miles just for registering! Five great reasons to sign-up to BusinessConnect: 1. The BusinessConnect account receives 5,000 miles. 2. […]

Posted on April 8, 2013 by in Etihad Reviews & Etihad Guest

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Use Visa Gift Cards as Debit cards to make purchases

Use Visa Gift Cards as Debit cards to make purchases

Dvortygirl MillionMileSecrets shares his experiences with the new feature of some Visa gift cards to be used as Debit Cards. You may wonder why this is relevant at all? Well many of us buy these gift cards the increase the spend on our credit cards either to hit the minimum spend requirement or to earn […]

Posted on April 7, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Crowne Plaza Jerusalem Hotel Review

Crowne Plaza Jerusalem Hotel Review

Book the Crowne Plaza Jerusalem Hotel here. This article is part of my trip report 'Westward bound'. The trip report index will appear below once all posts have been published. The Crowne Plaza is one of the few chain hotels in Jerusalem. It's located just off the freeway and should be easy enough to find. […]

Posted on April 6, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Up to 5,000 United miles for Hilton Stays

Up to 5,000 United miles for Hilton Stays

For 5x 2-night-stays that is. So it's 1,000 miles per 2-night-stay. This is not making anyone stay at Hilton for the promotions sake but if you are booked there anyways – Register here. Terms & Conditions * To be eligible for this offer, you must (1) be a member of Hilton HHonors™; (2) select United […]

Posted on April 5, 2013 by in Hilton Honor

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Travel Contests: Be in to Win a Safari in South Africa, Wine Tasting in Italy and Relaxation in Fiji or the Cook Islands

Travel Contests: Be in to Win a Safari in South Africa, Wine Tasting in Italy and Relaxation in Fiji or the Cook Islands

One of South Africa's Locals Gate 1 Travel is giving away a magnificent trip for 2 to South Africa, including return flights from New York, 10 nights accommodation, meals and safari sightseeing tours… will it be lions and tigers and you? Puglia, the Remote Heel of Italy's Boot Do you love great wine and food? […]

Posted on April 4, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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What to do in Jerusalem’s Old City

What to do in Jerusalem’s Old City

This article is part of my trip report 'Westward bound'. The trip report index will appear below once all posts have been published. Jerusalem has been such a focal point of history it's incredible. Given my lack of serious bible studies I felt a visit to Jerusalem would give me some knowledge infusion 🙂 Jerusalem […]

Posted on April 2, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Deal Alert: San Francisco – Istanbul, Turkey $834 Roundtrip Including Taxes on Air Canada (Turkish Airlines Matching/Bettering)

Deal Alert: San Francisco – Istanbul, Turkey $834 Roundtrip Including Taxes on Air Canada (Turkish Airlines Matching/Bettering)

Istanbul was named the World's Hippest City by Lonely Planet and The Flight Deal details how you can experience it this fall and winter for as little as $834 round-trip, including taxes on Air Canada. It also looks like Turkish Airlines is matching… even bettering fares on this route via its own site and Orbitz.

Posted on April 2, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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More Maldives Impressions

More Maldives Impressions

The Maldives is a superlative travel destination because of it's picturesque islands in the middle of the Indian Ocean. Dubai has tried to copy it back home but the tranquil waters of the Indian Ocean around the Maldives and the resorts are quite unique. The pictures below are courtesy of the Banyan Tree Madivaru Resort […]

Posted on April 1, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Great fares from Boston To New Orleans (and other cities)

Great fares from Boston To New Orleans (and other cities)

Thanks for this and this thread to bring this great fare to our attention. United has some great fares out of Boston to several cities incl. Las Vegas, New Orleans, Tampa and more. The fare is $117 for the Round Trip incl. all taxes and fees! There are only few dates available so use the […]

Posted on April 1, 2013 by in Uncategorized

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Deals Update for Monday 4/1

Deals Update for Monday 4/1

– ThePointsGuy tells us about the return of the Virgin Atlantic Credit Card I had this card twice before and transferred all miles to Hilton instantly. One card application was worth 4days in the best Hiltons globally. Well that was the good old days. However one application still gives you about 4 weeks of Cash […]

Posted on April 1, 2013 by in Uncategorized

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Travel Inspiration: Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico – Home of the World’s Largest Underwater Museum, Chichén Itzá & the Sacred Blue Cenote

Travel Inspiration: Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico – Home of the World’s Largest Underwater Museum, Chichén Itzá & the Sacred Blue Cenote

Photos of the National Marine Park of Cancún courtesy of Jason deCaires Taylor. For me, travel is all about the destination and opportunities to experience new sights, sounds and tastes. So when I stumbled upon images of this installation, which is part of the underwater museum MUSA, or Museo Subacuático de Arte, the Yucatán Peninsula […]

Posted on April 1, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Crown Plaza Eilat Hotel Review

Crown Plaza Eilat Hotel Review

Book the Crown Plaza Eilat Hotel here. This article is part of my trip report 'Westward bound'. The trip report index will appear below once all posts have been published. OK you guessed it – I chose this property because of the IHG BRG. I had no illusions about this property and kept my expectations […]

Posted on March 31, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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