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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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Redeem AAdvantage miles with partner Gulf Air

Redeem AAdvantage miles with partner Gulf Air

Just when you believe you know all the partners of American Airlines AAdvantage, you are surprised to find who else is in there. Gulf Air has been an AAdvantage partner for some time. Gulf Air aims to serve underserved markets close to its hub, Bahrain International Airport. The airline currently has services to these destinations: […]

Posted on August 26, 2014 by in AAdvantage

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An introduction to Thai Airways – Royal Orchid Plus, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

An introduction to Thai Airways – Royal Orchid Plus, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

Airline Name: Thai Airways Frequent-flyer program: Royal Orchid Plus Royal Orchid Plus is the primary loyalty program of Thai Airways and this subsidiary: Thai Smile Alliance: Star Alliance Award Chart Current award chart: Award chart from 1st September 2014: Partners Thai Airways is partnered with Star Alliance members. Fuel surcharges applied? Fuel surcharges are applied […]

Posted on July 23, 2014 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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An introduction to Korean Air – SKYPASS, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

An introduction to Korean Air – SKYPASS, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

Airline Name: Korean Air Frequent-flyer program: SKYPASS SKYPASS is the primary loyalty program of Korean Air and this subsidiary: Jin Air Alliance: SkyTeam Award Chart SKYPASS Award Chart Partners Korean Air is partnered with SkyTeam members. Fuel surcharges applied? Korean Air does apply fuel surcharges on award tickets, though to Asia they're usually fairly moderate […]

Posted on July 18, 2014 by in Qantas

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An introduction to Singapore Airlines – KrisFlyer, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

An introduction to Singapore Airlines – KrisFlyer, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

Airline Name: Singapore Airlines Frequent-flyer program: KrisFlyer KrisFlyer is the primary loyalty program of Singapore Airlines and these subsidiaries: –Scoot –SilkAir –Singapore Airlines Cargo Alliance: Star Alliance Krisflyer is the only program that gives you access to Singapore Airlines Business and First Class on a reliable basis on most routes. It is also the program […]

Posted on July 16, 2014 by in Airline Reviews

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Airfare Deal – from Toronto to Mumbai, India $830 on Saudia

Airfare Deal – from Toronto to Mumbai, India $830 on Saudia

Departure from: Toronto (YYZ) Destination: Mumbai (BOM) Stops: Jeddah, Riyadh Airline(s): Saudia Sample dates: Oct 25 – Nov 12 Total miles flown: 17,478 miles Fare class: T, Q Cost per mile flown (the lower the better): 4.7 Bookable on Orbitz.com Use our guide How to find the cheapest flights with ITA Matrix to find available […]

Posted on July 5, 2014 by in Saudia

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