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Fairfield Kathmandu?!, Level launches operations, Jetsmarter a fraud?!, Air France’s confusing Business Class seats, Delta launches Seoul, good XL Airways fares to Paris, 25% transfer bonus at Lifemiles

Fairfield Kathmandu?!, Level launches operations, Jetsmarter a fraud?!, Air France’s confusing Business Class seats, Delta launches Seoul, good XL Airways fares to Paris, 25% transfer bonus at Lifemiles

– would you expect a Fairfield by Marriott hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal? I would not but there it is with rates under $100 or 15,000 points – Level – the new IAG low cost airline has started operations with their inaugural flight to Los Angeles – the rumors have been flying for weeks that Jetsmarter […]

Posted on June 4, 2017 by in Air France, Air France/KLM Flying Blue

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Europe – US $1,229 RT in Business Class, Royal Air Maroc 6,000 miles, UBS new premium travel credit card, Singapore Airlines phasing out A380s, Ryanair and Air Europa to partner

Europe – US $1,229 RT in Business Class, Royal Air Maroc 6,000 miles, UBS new premium travel credit card, Singapore Airlines phasing out A380s, Ryanair and Air Europa to partner

– Quite excellent fares on IcelandAir in Business Class for Europe to the US East Coast starting at $1,229 RT – Royal Air Maroc now offers 6,000 miles if you sign up and take a flight with them (via Frequent Flyer Bonuses) – UBS is the latest to dive into the Premium Travel rewards credit […]

Posted on May 23, 2017 by in Airline Reviews

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Norwegian adds Singapore, credit scores are changing, Air Canada lost a wheel, Alaska Airlines gets an unwanted A321neo, US Bank Altitude gets some ‘altitude’

Norwegian adds Singapore, credit scores are changing, Air Canada lost a wheel, Alaska Airlines gets an unwanted A321neo,  US Bank Altitude gets some ‘altitude’

– Norwegian is launching London to Singapore later this year – directly competing with the many A380 Singapore Airlines runs between both cities Norwegian had trouble securing overflight rights over Russia – I guess for this route no Siberia flying is required – If this article is right – we will soon see major changes […]

Posted on April 20, 2017 by in Airline Reviews

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Lufthansa Business Class Review A380 San Francisco (SFO) to Frankfurt (FRA)

Lufthansa Business Class Review A380 San Francisco (SFO) to Frankfurt (FRA)

Originally I was booked in Turkish Airlines’ direct flight from San Francisco to Istanbul but the airline decided to cancel my flight two weeks before departure and re-book me into a flight a day later which would have made my onward connection impossible. So I called United and they re-booked me after some back and […]

Posted on March 17, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Lufthansa Miles and More, Turkish Airlines Review

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My Favorite Flights and Award Redemptions for 2017

My Favorite Flights and Award Redemptions for 2017

The year of 2017 is already two months old, but the following list is brand new and hopefully inspiring! You can also look back to My Favorite Awards of 2016 – many of which I did redeem miles for last year. Aeroplan Awards to Europe using Turkish Airlines or Swiss in Business Class Turkish Airlines Business […]

Posted on February 28, 2017 by in Award Booking

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$434 Dallas – Bahrain, cheap Qatar Business Class fares from Africa, Delta cheap Business Class to Bogota, Lufthansa First availability from Brazil, Egypt keeps visa fee (for now)

$434 Dallas – Bahrain, cheap Qatar Business Class fares from Africa, Delta cheap Business Class to Bogota, Lufthansa First availability from Brazil, Egypt keeps visa fee (for now)

– Lufthansa/ EuroWings have some excellent fares from Dallas all the way to Bahrain as a Round Trip for $434 in Economy Class right now – Qatar and Ethiopian have good fares from Nairobi to Guangzhou (for QR it is the A380!) for $1,461 in Business Class – AeroMexico has an (I) Business Class fare […]

Posted on February 27, 2017 by in Cheap flights

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35,000 Starwood American Express card, London to Bali and Australia $1,188 Business Class, Norwegian ready to launch Ireland flights, Air Berlin schedules San Francisco flights

35,000 Starwood American Express card, London to Bali and Australia $1,188 Business Class, Norwegian ready to launch Ireland flights, Air Berlin schedules San Francisco flights

– American Express regularly ups the ante for the Starwood American Express card – the bonus is now 35,000 points (or 105,000 Marriott Rewards Points should you transfer) after $5,000 spend The bonus is available for both the Business and Personal card but ONLY if you never have received the sign-up bonus for this card […]

Posted on February 16, 2017 by in Norwegian, Travel Deals

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