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Qatar appeases US airlines, Virgin now uses airberlin A330s, Citi 50,000 AA card, how much did Niki Lauda really pay?, easyjet on a roll in Berlin

Qatar appeases US airlines, Virgin now uses airberlin A330s, Citi 50,000 AA card, how much did Niki Lauda really pay?, easyjet on a roll in Berlin

– Qatar has successfully appeased the major US Airlines consortium All they had to do was to promise to have audited statements in a few years from now. The Qatari owners seem to be contend with wrapping up investments over the next two years anyways and will require the airline to make money. Qatar is […]

Posted on January 31, 2018 by in Qatar Airways, Travel Deals

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Skywards 50% award sale, Chase to restrict Sapphire cards, China’s airline changing strategy?, Etihad adds another codeshare partner, Melia Hamburg Hafencity opens

Skywards 50% award sale, Chase to restrict Sapphire cards, China’s airline changing strategy?, Etihad adds another codeshare partner, Melia Hamburg Hafencity opens

– Emirates Skywards is running a 50% off redemption sale using Emirates Economy Saver flights Since Emirates has very high fuel surcharges redemptions only make sense if you find a departure city with very low fuel surcharges such as Hong Kong, Addis Abeba or most Brazilian cities. – Chase now only allows you to have […]

Posted on August 28, 2017 by in Hotel Reviews, Travel Deals

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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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35,000 Starwood American Express card, London to Bali and Australia $1,188 Business Class, Norwegian ready to launch Ireland flights, Air Berlin schedules San Francisco flights

35,000 Starwood American Express card, London to Bali and Australia $1,188 Business Class, Norwegian ready to launch Ireland flights, Air Berlin schedules San Francisco flights

– American Express regularly ups the ante for the Starwood American Express card – the bonus is now 35,000 points (or 105,000 Marriott Rewards Points should you transfer) after $5,000 spend The bonus is available for both the Business and Personal card but ONLY if you never have received the sign-up bonus for this card […]

Posted on February 16, 2017 by in Norwegian, Travel Deals

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How to fly cheap on Spirit Airlines and earn 8,000 free miles

How to fly cheap on Spirit Airlines and earn 8,000 free miles

What’s the scoop with how to fly cheap on Spirit Airlines? According to statistics recorded by the Bureau of Transportation, Spirit Airlines ranked fifth in 2015 baggage fee revenue for Q1, raking in $65,148. Last year’s total baggage fee revenue for Spirit was $241,867 and together, all US airlines made over an incredible $6.5 billion just in […]

Posted on July 15, 2015 by in Travel Deals

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Delta carry-on size changes paused after IATA announcement causes US House and Senate outcry

Delta carry-on size changes paused after IATA announcement causes US House and Senate outcry

What’s the scoop with the Delta carry-on size changes? The International Air Transport Association, which represents 258 carriers across 117 countries, recently announced ‘Cabin OK‘, a program designed to reduce cabin bag size from the standard used by most US airlines. Cabin OK is the initiative of making the most effective use of aircraft accommodating carry-on bags, given the varying cabin bag sizes and airline […]

Posted on July 1, 2015 by in Delta Skymiles

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Air Astana Review (Economy Class)

Air Astana Review (Economy Class)

Trip Index (what we have published so far): Photo Review Intramuros, Manila, Philippines – and the best place for a Manila sunset Philippine Airlines Review – Domestic and International Economy Class Marco Polo Davao Hotel Review Paradise Island, Samal – a cool escape from busy Davao, Philipinnes Jen Hotel Manila Hotel Review (formerly Traders Hotel […]

Posted on May 20, 2015 by in Airline Reviews

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