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My Favorite 13 Things to do in Barranquilla

My Favorite 13 Things to do in Barranquilla

My Favorite 13 Things to do in Barranquilla – Understand Barranquilla is just 80 miles from Cartagena, but feels more like the affluent residential parts of Panama City than Cartagena. There is little tourism in Barranquilla to speak of, but there are beaches in Puerto Colombia (about 30 minutes outside the city), which has a small number […]

Posted on June 26, 2016 by in Things to Do (City Guides), TOP Travel Destinations, Travel Deals

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Hampton by Hilton Barranquilla Review

Hampton by Hilton Barranquilla Review

Colombia’s Barranquilla seems to be in a building boom and a number of hotel brands have made their appearance in the city lately. The Hampton by Hilton is in Barranquilla’s second best neighborhood and just blocks from a Park Inn, a Wyndham Garden and a Four Points by Sheraton. This Hilton hotel is part of […]

Posted on June 24, 2016 by in Hilton Honors, Hotel Reviews

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CopaAirlines 20% to 25% off flights when you pay with Visa

CopaAirlines 20% to 25% off flights when you pay with Visa

What’s the deal with CopaAirlines? You can get 20% to 25% off the base fare of your Copa Airlines flight when you pay with your Visa card through November 25th, 2015 for travel through February 16th, 2016. How do I get the CopaAirlines deal? Buy your ticket between now and November 25th, 2015, for travel through February 16th, 2016. […]

Posted on October 25, 2015 by in Airline Reviews

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American selects me for the Fast Track Status challenge!

American selects me for the Fast Track Status challenge!

Do you remember the Fast Track for American Airlines Elite Status we ran last week? Well it turns out that link actually worked! I just got an email with the confirmation of the challenge for me – I have to come up with 25,000 Elite Status Qualifying Points until December 23rd 2015. Status with American […]

Posted on September 15, 2015 by in AAdvantage

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The TOP 50 cheap & luxurious destinations for 2015

The TOP 50 cheap & luxurious destinations for 2015

At Mighty Travels we are looking at hotel prices every day. A big part of what I do is to spot trends. Hotel rates are obviously influenced by demand but outside of the US the major currency fluctuations play a major role too. Hotel rates can tell you a lot about overvalued and undervalued currencies. […]

Posted on August 25, 2015 by in Travel Deals

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Hotel Deal – Four Points by Sheraton Barranquilla – $64

Hotel Deal – Four Points by Sheraton Barranquilla  – $64

The Four Points by Sheraton Barranquilla is a newish hotel that gets stellar reviews on Tripadvisor. The property usually sells for around $100 but for certain dates rates drop to $64. The rate is valid these dates – there are likely more: 2015-09-06 2015-10-11 2015-10-23 2015-11-20 2015-12-11 2015-12-20 Barranquilla (and Cartagena) are two Colombian coastal […]

Posted on August 16, 2015 by in Hotel Deals, Hotel Reviews, Travel Deals

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An introduction to Avianca – LifeMiles, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

An introduction to Avianca – LifeMiles, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

Airline Name: Avianca Frequent-flyer program: LifeMiles LifeMiles is the primary loyalty program of Avianca and these subsidiaries: –Avianca Peru –Avianca El Salvador –Avianca Costa Rica –Avianca Ecuador –Avianca Nicaragua –Avianca Honduras Alliance: Star Alliance Award Chart LifeMiles Award Chart Avianca is still announcing planned changes to its award chart to commence October 15th. Partners Avianca […]

Posted on August 13, 2014 by in Lifemiles

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