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Air France introduces new changes to First Class awards

Air France introduces new changes to First Class awards

Air France’s La Première First Class was considered one of the best programs for earning awards. Now, they have introduced some changes to the award system. The new Air France Changes Air France doesn’t release the First Class award space to partner airlines. Only Flying Blue elite members, silver, gold and platinum can book La […]

Posted on October 9, 2019 by in Air France, Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Travel Deals, Travel News

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The TOP 14 Reasons why you should start your free trial with Mighty Travels Premium

The TOP 14 Reasons why you should start your free trial with Mighty Travels Premium

Mighty Travels Premium is your proactive travel companion and it is awesome if you are looking to see the world in style, want to do mileage runs, monitor fares for certain city pairs or are a digital nomad. Here’s why subscribers love Mighty Travels Premium. 1) With Mighty Travels Premium’s Airfare and Hotel search engine you get […]

Posted on April 19, 2019 by in Mighty Travels Premium

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Air France Flying Blue First Class bookable (and more changes to awards), under $2,000 Business Class to Asia, 20,000 American Express Membership Rewards points for $1,000 in flights

Air France Flying Blue First Class bookable (and more changes to awards), under $2,000 Business Class to Asia, 20,000 American Express Membership Rewards points for $1,000 in flights

– Air France/KLM Flying Blue has changed their award booking prices (there was no award chart before either) – biggest surprise Air France First Class seems now bookable by any Flying Blue member (elite status was required before) Airports with low fuel surcharges such as Hong Kong and Sao Paulo come out at 320,000 miles […]

Posted on June 1, 2018 by in Air France

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Great Air New Zealand deals to New Zealand & beyond, Asiana’s second daily flight to Los Angeles is an A350

Great Air New Zealand deals to New Zealand & beyond, Asiana’s second daily flight to Los Angeles is an A350

– I’m currently in Queenstown, New Zealand taking advantage of the Business Class award space that has opened up on Air New Zealand for ANY partner (Star Alliance or others). Air New Zealand does not have fuel surcharges so miles from a program that charges them are ‘more valuable’ for booking the airline. I used […]

Posted on May 13, 2018 by in Things to Do (City Guides)

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Saudia Economy Review Riyadh (RUH) to Addis Ababa (ADD) and Wellcome Lounge Riyadh Review

Saudia Economy Review Riyadh (RUH) to Addis Ababa (ADD) and Wellcome Lounge Riyadh Review

After deplaning from my prior Saudia flight from Kochi, I followed the rather flimsy signs towards transit. An overly sleepy single attendant manned the security checkpoint and mentioned that he expected just four (!) other transit passengers within the hour. Not a busy day then! Riyadh Airport has two terminals that are interconnected behind security with […]

Posted on December 29, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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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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