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(Updated in 2018) My Favorite 26 Things to do Colombo, Sri Lanka

(Updated in 2018) My Favorite 26 Things to do Colombo, Sri Lanka

My Favorite 26 Things to do Colombo, Sri Lanka – Understand Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, can’t escape its comparisons with India. It constantly happens and you will do it, too – trust me. Colombo is the better India; everything is a little more organized, more friendly and more clean but it’s also more […]

Posted on November 8, 2018 by in Hotel Reviews, Sri Lankan, Things to Do (City Guides), TOP Travel Destinations

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Everything you always wanted to know about South African Voyager Redemptions and International First Class for just 45,500 miles Round Trip

Everything you always wanted to know about South African Voyager Redemptions and International First Class for just 45,500 miles Round Trip

Introduction to South African Airlines Voyager Mileage Redemptions South African Voyager uses a number of different award charts. South African Airlines redemptions are accessible as Dynamic Awards and as you’d expect, the pricing goes along with the ticket prices. Typically, it is a pretty sad use of miles. Every few months, there are JourneyBlitz promotions […]

Posted on October 2, 2018 by in South African Airways

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Lufthansa to buy Norwegian?, India’s Vistara to add international destinations, Air Belgium planning US flights, new sleeping facilities at Abu Dhabi airport

Lufthansa to buy Norwegian?, India’s Vistara to add international destinations, Air Belgium planning US flights, new sleeping facilities at Abu Dhabi airport

– Lufthansa is considering a bid for Norwegian as the cash crunch gets worse for the airline Norwegian posted a NOK2.2 billion ($269 million) operating loss in the first quarter equivalent to a minus 31% operating margin. The growing losses come as the airline expanded capacity by 36% in the same period, mainly on its […]

Posted on June 20, 2018 by in Norwegian

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Miles and More extends online booking interface yet again, great Oman Air Business Class sale, great fares to Singapore, Manila, Jakarta and Beijing

Miles and More extends online booking interface yet again, great Oman Air Business Class sale, great fares to Singapore, Manila, Jakarta and Beijing

– Lufthansa Miles & More has now integrated most Star Alliance partners into their online flight booking tool The new interface has been done with German precision and is very fast (though only allows a six day view). Also you will need to have status or at least 7,000 miles in your account to access […]

Posted on December 9, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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Easy Southwest Companion Pass, easy 50,000 AAdvantage miles, Norwegian to start Rome – US flights, more cheap international roaming, Ryanair connection agreements, WoW Air 30% off and Waze expands carpooling

Easy Southwest Companion Pass, easy 50,000 AAdvantage miles, Norwegian to start Rome – US flights, more cheap international roaming, Ryanair connection agreements, WoW Air 30% off and Waze expands carpooling

– Barclays has improved the offer for the Aviator card to 50,000 AAdvantage miles This was an excellent offer before as the card comes with no minimum spend (but a non-waived $95 fee) – now it is even better! – Chase now offers two Southwest credit cards with a 60,000 bonus points – the 60,000 […]

Posted on May 31, 2017 by in AAdvantage

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Cheap Business Class fares to Tokyo, Milan and Guangzhou, is there competition between US airlines, flyDubai and Emirates to codeshare?, Boston is the US’s most expensive hotel market

Cheap Business Class fares to Tokyo, Milan and Guangzhou, is there competition between US airlines, flyDubai and Emirates to codeshare?, Boston is the US’s most expensive hotel market

– Air Canada has good Business Class fares at $2,076 Round Trip from Vancouver to Tokyo right now (HT Flyertalk) – Air India is offering the Round Trip from Colombo, Sri Lanka to Milan, Italy for $1,099 in Business Class The booking class Z earns 200% on many Star Alliance programs and the new 787 […]

Posted on May 3, 2017 by in Cheap flights

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Qatar Dhaka – Houston just $1407 RT Business Class, Qatar orders 100 new planes (!) and Saudia’s early retirement, Sri Lankan’s mismanagement

Qatar Dhaka – Houston just $1407 RT Business Class, Qatar orders 100 new planes (!) and Saudia’s early retirement, Sri Lankan’s mismanagement

– Qatar has some very attractive Business Class fares from Dhaka, Bangladesh to Houston for $1,407 Round Trip Dhaka is an interesting destination (though has seen way too much violence lately) and is considered Middle East by AAdvantage and South East Asia by the United award chart. Fares come up from on November on the […]

Posted on October 8, 2016 by in Cheap flights

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Featured – Another Delta Sweet Double – 127,000 miles with two limited-time credit card offers – and here is what we would do with it

Featured – Another Delta Sweet Double – 127,000 miles with two limited-time credit card offers – and here is what we would do with it

Please note – this post is pinned to the home page – scroll down for new posts. American Express continues to impress us with its limited-time offers; again, they have chosen two Delta SkyMiles mileage-earning cards – the Platinum Delta Skymiles® Credit Card from American Express and the Gold Delta Skymiles® Business Credit Card from American […]

Posted on October 5, 2016 by in American Express Membership Rewards, Delta Skymiles

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