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My experience booking a Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles award ticket (Bangkok Sales Office)

My experience booking a Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles award ticket (Bangkok Sales Office)

Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles requires you to visit a Turkish Airlines sales office to book an award ticket. While you can put flights on hold, the call center – for reasons unknown – can only price partner flights in miles but cannot calculate fees and extra charges (notably any fuel surcharges). The call center can price out […]

Posted on January 3, 2018 by in Travel Deals, Turkish Airlines Review

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Turkey Visas are back!, A380 production to be cancelled?, 1,500 miles per car rental, 3.5M Mabuhay miles and 3M Enrich miles up for grabs

Turkey Visas are back!, A380 production to be cancelled?, 1,500 miles per car rental, 3.5M Mabuhay miles and 3M Enrich miles up for grabs

– big news – Turkey is now issuing evisa again for American passport holders (and consulates are also resuming issuance of any other kind of visas for Turkey) – Airbus is now waiting for a ‘final’ new Emirates order or it will kill plane production While I love the plane I would not count it […]

Posted on December 28, 2017 by in Turkish Airlines Review

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Saudia Economy Review Kochi (COK) to Riyadh (RUH) A330 and Earth Lounge Kochi Review

Saudia Economy Review Kochi (COK) to Riyadh (RUH) A330 and Earth Lounge Kochi Review

For reasons I don’t fully understand, Saudia files very low fares from several South Indian cities to Addis Abeba (despite minimal competition). Saudia fares usually work one-way for half price and so I booked Kochi (COK) to Addis Abeba (ADD) for under $100 in economy for the 3,000-mile journey connecting via Riyadh (RUH). When booking […]

Posted on December 24, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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Merry Xmas and our favorite fares for today, great Sky Chile sales, just $54 Round Trip to Miami, Cebu Pacific to Seoul $140 Round Trip

Merry Xmas and our favorite fares for today, great Sky Chile sales, just $54 Round Trip to Miami, Cebu Pacific to Seoul $140 Round Trip

– if you are planning a trip to Chile – take a look at this widespread Sky Chile sales with many domestic routes under $50 one-way (flights can be long in Chile because of its elongated geography) If you have an existing booking made with Avios on LAN – these flights can often be cancelled […]

Posted on December 24, 2017 by in Travel Deals, Travel News

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Saudi Arabia tourist visa coming?!, dramatic Air Canada video, Air France to cancel First Class sales tickets, Etihad cuts Teheran and Entebbe, Philippine Airlines now goes nonstop to Toronto

Saudi Arabia tourist visa coming?!, dramatic Air Canada video, Air France to cancel First Class sales tickets, Etihad cuts Teheran and Entebbe, Philippine Airlines now goes nonstop to Toronto

– Saudia Arabia seems to be serious about issuing tourist visas next year Initially the talk was just of the ‘special tourist zones’ near the Read Sea but it now seems to plan a wider e-visa similar to what Bahrain does for most countries (some countries like the US get a visa on arrival as […]

Posted on December 22, 2017 by in Saudia

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Miles and More extends online booking interface yet again, great Oman Air Business Class sale, great fares to Singapore, Manila, Jakarta and Beijing

Miles and More extends online booking interface yet again, great Oman Air Business Class sale, great fares to Singapore, Manila, Jakarta and Beijing

– Lufthansa Miles & More has now integrated most Star Alliance partners into their online flight booking tool The new interface has been done with German precision and is very fast (though only allows a six day view). Also you will need to have status or at least 7,000 miles in your account to access […]

Posted on December 9, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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WOW $77b in fresh airplane orders, new Chase Offers, $1,000 for a successful Best Price Guarantee

WOW $77b in fresh airplane orders, new Chase Offers, $1,000 for a successful Best Price Guarantee

– the Dubai Air Show samplifies the boom times in the airline industry – Indigo partners (WizzAir, Frontier, Volaris) just signed the biggest aircraft order ever for $50b – all narrow-body aircraft from Airbus – flyDubai is now realizing the growth Emirates used to see and gives a massive $27B narrow-body aircraft from Boeing over […]

Posted on November 15, 2017 by in Hotel Reviews

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