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South African Airways announces restructuring with route cancellations

South African Airways announces restructuring with route cancellations

South African Airways announced the airline’s restructuring program. Their goal is to transform into a sustainable and profitable business, the airline said. The joint Business Rescue Practitioners of South African Airways issued a press release where they also announced a series of route cancelations. South African Airways announces restructuring with route cancellations The joint Business […]

Posted on February 8, 2020 by in Frequent Flyer Programs, South African Airways, Travel Deals, Travel News

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French airline XL Airways suspends flights

French airline XL Airways suspends flights

XL Airways have announced that the airline so far has been unable to get an investor. As a result, XL will temporarily suspend its operations, as it tries to sort out the situation. What happened to XL Airways? XL Airways France was founded in 1995. They were first known as ‘Star Airlines’ until 2006. They […]

Posted on September 30, 2019 by in Travel News

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Saudi Arabia opening doors to 49 countries with the new tourist visa!

Saudi Arabia opening doors to 49 countries with the new tourist visa!

Saudi Arabia threw open its doors to foreign tourists on Friday. They are launching a new visa regime for 49 countries and appealing to foreign companies to invest in a sector it hopes will contribute 10 percent of gross domestic product by 2030. The Muslim kingdom, relatively closed off for decades, has in recent years […]

Posted on September 27, 2019 by in Aegean Airlines, Aeromexico, Destinations & Inspiration, Travel Deals, Travel News

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IHG’s New Mr. & Mrs. Smith Partnership

IHG’s New Mr. & Mrs. Smith Partnership

InterContinental Hotels Group is partnering with travel club Mr. and Mrs. Smith to more than double the number of luxury and boutique properties available to IHG customers. Treehotel, Sweeden The new partnership IHG announced the exclusive arrangement during International Luxury Travel Market North America, being held in Mexico’s Riviera Maya. Starting next year, IHG Rewards […]

Posted on September 25, 2019 by in Iberia, IHG Rewards Club, Lounge Reviews, Low Cost Airlines, Ryanair, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Singapore Airlines Business Class sales from Colombo, Air Berlin to ask for government money?, use United miles to Europe, understand the diplomatic rift over Qatar

Singapore Airlines Business Class sales from Colombo, Air Berlin to ask for government money?, use United miles to Europe, understand the diplomatic rift over Qatar

– Singapore Airlines has put various destinations east of Colombo, Sir Lanka on sale in Business Class. We found the Round Trip to Jakarta for $434 in Business Class and the trip to Melbourne for $1,155. – Air Berlin seems to be ready to ask for government help in solving it’s liquidity crisis Air Berlin […]

Posted on June 10, 2017 by in Singapore Airlines

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WOW $55 one-ways to Europe, topbonus changes redemptions, United adds Singapore 787 service from LA, Qatar to start Ugandan affiliate?, Citibank loose Hilton cards

WOW $55 one-ways to Europe, topbonus changes redemptions, United adds Singapore 787 service from LA, Qatar to start Ugandan affiliate?, Citibank loose Hilton cards

– Wow Air is making good on their 30% Birthday discount on their already super low one-way fares – it’s now just $55 one-way to go to Europe Search a bit on Google Flights or WOW air’s website to find the deals we saw them for SFO, LAX, MIA and YYZ (Toronto) to various destinations […]

Posted on June 1, 2017 by in Hilton Honors, Hilton Hotels

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Turkish Airlines Regional Business Class Review from Frankfurt (FRA) – Istanbul (IST) A321 & Business Class Review from Istanbul (IST) – Novosibirsk (OVB) B737

Turkish Airlines Regional Business Class Review from Frankfurt (FRA) – Istanbul (IST) A321 & Business Class Review from Istanbul (IST) – Novosibirsk (OVB) B737

Turkish Airlines Regional Business Class Review from Frankfurt (FRA) – Istanbul (IST) A321 I had initially booked an award using United miles from San Francisco to Novosibirsk all on Turkish Airlines. Turkish cancelled my San Francisco flight out of the blue just two weeks before departure (after half a dozen scheduled changes earlier in the year […]

Posted on March 19, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Turkish Airlines Review

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