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Mango Economy Review Cape Town (CPT) to Johannesburg (JNB) and Bidvest Premier Lounge Review

Mango Economy Review Cape Town (CPT) to Johannesburg (JNB) and Bidvest Premier Lounge Review

Mango is the low-cost South African Airways subsidiary that serves mostly Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban. The Cape Town to Johannesburg route is highly competitive and there are several airlines with a regular daily service right now. I paid $70 per ticket for the one-way flight with Mango. As at Johannesburg Airport, I used the […]

Posted on February 15, 2017 by in Airline Reviews

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The impossible AAdvantage award chart in Africa – or isn’t that bait and switch?

The impossible AAdvantage award chart in Africa – or isn’t that bait and switch?

AAdvantage still has one of the most competitive award charts out there. One area that I have always completely disregarded is Africa to Africa in economy class. The American Airlines AAdvantage partner award chart shows this as 10,000 one-way or 20,000 return: Now Africa is a big place and other frequent flier programs charge considerably […]

Posted on December 3, 2016 by in AAdvantage, United Mileage Plus

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Emirates warns about drones, Singapore Airlines adds Cape Town, British adds Oakland, unlimited California private jet travel using miles & More

Emirates warns about drones, Singapore Airlines adds Cape Town, British adds Oakland, unlimited California private jet travel using miles & More

– Emirates is getting really concerned about airport closures triggered by drones at DXB airport apparently – Fascinating – Half of Heathrow’s 25,000 noise complaints are made by the same 10 people – Singapore Airlines is about to announce Cape Town service on the new A350-900 – it’s not sure yet if that is gonna […]

Posted on November 1, 2016 by in Travel Deals

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$59 private jet flights, 4,000 miles with one car rental, 5k+ miles for your first Delta flight, St. Helena airport update, Delta adds DCA, China Southern buys 787 and Icelandair adds Denver

$59 private jet flights, 4,000 miles with one car rental, 5k+ miles for your first Delta flight, St. Helena airport update, Delta adds DCA, China Southern buys 787 and Icelandair adds Denver

– private jet operator JetSuiteX has lots of one-way fares for $59 – I found it right away for the San Jose to Burbank route – Delta gives you 5,000 Skymiles for your first flight (10,000 for a Business Class flight) for new Skymiles account holders who reside outside the US – Avis and FlyingBlue […]

Posted on October 12, 2016 by in Cheap flights

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American Express Starwood cards offers – 25,000 Starpoints and two free nights

American Express Starwood cards offers – 25,000 Starpoints and two free nights

Apply for the Starwood Preferred Guest Personal Credit Card here and the Business Credit Card here. American Express Starwood cards – what are the offers? The Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express is offering 25,000 bonus Starpoints when you use your card to spend $3,000 on purchases in the first 3 months and the Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card […]

Posted on September 1, 2016 by in American Express Membership Rewards

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