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What’s the cheapest way to get lounge access with Priority Pass?

What’s the cheapest way to get lounge access with Priority Pass?

I have become a big fan of the Priority Pass lounges these days. If you travel solo and have elite status (I have only have Star Alliance elite status currently) you will likely have little incentive for Priority Pass but if you travel with family of 2 or three extra passengers you will quickly notice […]

Posted on September 20, 2017 by in Chase Sapphire Reserve, Chase Ultimate Rewards, lounge, Priority Pass Lounges

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So when can we all travel to Cuba and when will the remaining restrictions be lifted

So when can we all travel to Cuba and when will the remaining restrictions be lifted

Growing up in Europe, Cuba was always one of the top vacation spots for many (more adventurous or more value-oriented) travelers around me. During some winters, it seems a quarter of the population of many European cities descend onto Cuba. The special role Cuba has played in American history certainly warranted a strong response, but […]

Posted on December 22, 2014 by in TOP Travel Destinations

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Spirit Airlines baggage fees and the Spirit Airlines carry on fee fiasco

Spirit Airlines baggage fees and the Spirit Airlines carry on fee fiasco

Baggage Fees – an amazing money-spinner for airlines The Department of Transportation announced that US airlines brought in an incredible $3.35 billion in baggage fees just last year. As we reported on MightyTravels recently, Spirit Airlines is one of the world's most profitable airlines by operating margin, managing to keep 18 cents for every dollar […]

Posted on November 7, 2014 by in Airline Reviews

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The easiest way to earn Star Alliance Gold status?

The easiest way to earn Star Alliance Gold status?

I'm a Star Alliance Gold thanks to Aegean Airlines generous program which allowed me to credit just 19,000 miles flown and received Star Alliance Gold for life as long as I credit some flights to them every year. Generally the easiest and cheapest way to credit miles is to fly US Airways trans-continental flights. They […]

Posted on March 24, 2014 by in Lifemiles

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Cheapest way to get to Tahiti for 37,000 miles (AMEX Membership Rewards points)

Cheapest way to get to Tahiti for 37,000 miles (AMEX Membership Rewards points)

Picture courtesy of vacationsintahiti.blogspot.com There is an interesting option to get from the US West Coast (East Coast works as well for more mileage) to get to Tahiti for just 37,000 AMEX Rewards Points. This number includes making use of the transfer bonuses that American Express runs. Travel will be made out of 2 awards […]

Posted on November 20, 2013 by in American Express Membership Rewards

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