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Ethiopian to get another West African hub, Doubletree Nairobi opens, Turkish to add Comoros

Ethiopian to get another West African hub, Doubletree Nairobi opens, Turkish to add Comoros

– Ethiopian Airlines is cornering the West African aviation market and has added Guinea as a domestic and international hub The airline has its main hub in Addis Abeba but added West African hubs in the last 12 months on Abidjan (Ivory Coast) and expanded service form it’s Lome hub (Togo). Which country will be […]

Posted on February 7, 2018 by in Award Booking, Turkish Airlines Review

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Chase spending bonuses, Radisson adds second Lagos hotel, 6,000 Virgin Atlantic miles w car rental, 15% off any Turkish Airlines booking

Chase spending bonuses, Radisson adds second Lagos hotel,  6,000 Virgin Atlantic miles w car rental, 15% off any Turkish Airlines booking

– Chase is sending our emails with targeted spend offers on their co-branded cards – most offer one extra point per spend if you reach a certain threshold – not so exciting – Radisson has opened a second Lagos hotel on the booming mainland – I thought the Radisson Blu Anchorage Lagos (Review) was an […]

Posted on January 18, 2018 by in Chase Sapphire Reserve, Chase Ultimate Rewards, Travel Deals

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Scoot adds Berlin, El Al adds San Francisco, Iberia 25% off wards, your own private plane exit, Turkish Airlines resurgin

Scoot adds Berlin, El Al adds San Francisco, Iberia 25% off wards, your own private plane exit, Turkish Airlines resurgin

– Scoot is coming to Berlin (from Singapore) in 2018 – a great win after the airport lost lost of flights with the Air Berlin insolvency – Iberia still has the 25% award sale running – from the East Coast to Europe this can be a good deal (and reasonable fuel surcharges) – El Al […]

Posted on January 7, 2018 by in Travel Deals, Turkish Airlines Review

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My experience booking a Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles award ticket (Bangkok Sales Office)

My experience booking a Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles award ticket (Bangkok Sales Office)

Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles requires you to visit a Turkish Airlines sales office to book an award ticket. While you can put flights on hold, the call center – for reasons unknown – can only price partner flights in miles but cannot calculate fees and extra charges (notably any fuel surcharges). The call center can price out […]

Posted on January 3, 2018 by in Travel Deals, Turkish Airlines Review

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Turkey Visas are back!, A380 production to be cancelled?, 1,500 miles per car rental, 3.5M Mabuhay miles and 3M Enrich miles up for grabs

Turkey Visas are back!, A380 production to be cancelled?, 1,500 miles per car rental, 3.5M Mabuhay miles and 3M Enrich miles up for grabs

– big news – Turkey is now issuing evisa again for American passport holders (and consulates are also resuming issuance of any other kind of visas for Turkey) – Airbus is now waiting for a ‘final’ new Emirates order or it will kill plane production While I love the plane I would not count it […]

Posted on December 28, 2017 by in Turkish Airlines Review

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Great Business Class deals on Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and more great Scoot and WOW Air fares

Great Business Class deals on Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and more great Scoot and WOW Air fares

– great fares with Malaysia Airlines – just $161 Round Trip from Bali to Kuala Lumpur (yes the airport is open again!) – Turkish is bring us $1,700 fares from Manila to almost all their US destination in Business Class The Round Trips are a massive 25,000 miles flown in their lie flat Business Class […]

Posted on December 1, 2017 by in Malaysia Airlines, Travel Deals

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