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Emirates and Etihad finally merging?, Frontier eliminates (most) change fees!, American Express revamps Personal Rewards Gold cards, new Pointbreaks list

Emirates and Etihad finally merging?, Frontier eliminates (most) change fees!, American Express revamps Personal Rewards Gold cards, new Pointbreaks list

– Emirates seems to be inclined to take the deal and buy Etihad according to these recent reports – will Lufthansa swoop in as a white knight? – there will be a new Pointbreaks list on Monday morning (US Eastern Time – mark your calendars!) – Frontier gets a bed rep but is a well […]

Posted on September 20, 2018 by in Emirates Reviews & Skywards, Etihad Reviews & Etihad Guest

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new IHG Pointbreaks list is out, Delta’s 50% bonus promo, JetBlue restructuring, deadly beach umbrellas coming for you?

new IHG Pointbreaks list is out, Delta’s 50% bonus promo, JetBlue restructuring, deadly beach umbrellas coming for you?

– while Jetblue has a great product it does not have (as) extensive codesharing with other airlines and has trouble competing with ULCCs – now the company is getting into a major cost cutting effort – Delta is running an interesting promotion that gives you 50% more miles on all partner activities Registration is required […]

Posted on July 23, 2018 by in IHG Rewards Club, Jetblue TrueBlue

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Accor buys Moevenpick, South African’s endgame?, Etihad takes on Emirates, Alaska goes single engine, IHG has a new Pointbreaks list

Accor buys Moevenpick, South African’s endgame?, Etihad takes on Emirates, Alaska goes single engine, IHG has a new Pointbreaks list

– Accor is buying up the orginally Swiss Moevenpick chain of hotels for $585 million, the company boasts 16,000 employees and has landmark properties in the Middle East and South East Asia – it is entirely possible that 2018 will be the year of the demise of South African Airways and Alitalia, South African for […]

Posted on April 30, 2018 by in Hotel Deals, Hotel Reviews

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Would you pay $233 for a loyalty program membership?, 14% off Expedia just today, new Point Breaks list tweaks, Africa has an open skies agreement now!

Would you pay $233 for a loyalty program membership?, 14% off Expedia just today, new Point Breaks list tweaks, Africa has an open skies agreement now!

– I went over to Fiji Airways Tabua Club yesterday and register for a loyalty account Loyalty program membership is typically free but some airline (liek Qantas) charge a small fee (usually waived if you have a coupon code). However Tabua Club charges FJD 499 (roughly US$233) for the privilege to be a member! That’s […]

Posted on January 26, 2018 by in Hotel Reviews

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Qatar adds 12 destinations incl. San Francisco!, Qatar closes Meriadana, Pointbreaks now bookable, Malaysia Airlines turnaround, Chase cracking down on Business cards for personal use?

Qatar adds 12 destinations incl. San Francisco!, Qatar closes Meriadana, Pointbreaks now bookable, Malaysia Airlines turnaround, Chase cracking down on Business cards for personal use?

– Qatar has been announcing 12 new destinations (most are 2018) including – finally – San Francisco Qatar Airways on Monday announced 12 new destinations for 2017-18, including San Francisco. Other destinations include Cardiff, Malaga, Mykonos, Accra, Kiev, Prague, Mombasa and Abidjan. The airline also said that the launch of flights to Las Vegas had […]

Posted on April 24, 2017 by in Qatar Airways

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Please stop stealing our deals, new IHG Pointbreaks, Philippine Airlines deals in AU/ Asia, new Iberia Premium Economy & More

Please stop stealing our deals, new IHG Pointbreaks, Philippine Airlines deals in AU/ Asia, new Iberia Premium Economy & More

– this morning we shared a wonderful fare from Brazil in Business Class to Dallas for $654 Round Trip with Delta with our Premium subscribers The data we used has been on our servers for 16 hours and we just read through the results at 9.30 AM Pacific Time and sent alerts right away. Within […]

Posted on April 21, 2017 by in Fare Monitoring Service

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Lufthansa & Etihad ‘mini merger’, new South African 330, RwandaAir A330 Business Class, World of Hilton, 2,000 points per Hilton stay, 70,000 Chase United card, buy access to Emirates lounges & more

Lufthansa & Etihad ‘mini merger’, new South African 330, RwandaAir A330 Business Class, World of Hilton, 2,000 points per Hilton stay, 70,000 Chase United card, buy access to Emirates lounges & more

– Etihad and Lufthansa already agreed ‘mini-merger‘ goes much further than people think – Etihad will relocate into the sacred halls of Lufthansa in Munich and Frankfurt and the companies will work together in a number of areas – if that’s no preparation for a merger – what is? – RwandAir’s First Airbus A330-200 is […]

Posted on February 2, 2017 by in Emirates Reviews & Skywards, Travel Deals

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