What do rubber duckies, Porsche rides, fine wines, gigantic beds on airplanes and your own private airport terminal have in common? Who cares, you get them all when you fly Lufthansa First Class! The only thing better than flying up front is doing it for nearly free, in this case, just 40,000 points, instead of about $10,000. That's a trick worth knowing...(Continue Reading).
Bonzer means good or excellent in Australian speak. Walking down the aisle past economy, premium economy, even those flat beds in business (which will look shabby from now on) en route to your first class suite aboard Qantas stunning A380 is about as BONZER as it gets. Doing it for less than what most people paid for that seat three cabins back (that's economy)?...(Continue Reading).
For those out there that have always dreamt of sipping endless champagne or cocktails in an airport while wearing Virgin Atlantic swim trunks to hang out in a private airport jacuzzi, before taking to the skies in a flat bed, this is totally for you. Virgin Atlantic Upper Class is an amazing way to travel and there's quite an easy trick to do it for less miles than you could imagine, just 35,000 round trip in fact thanks to a new trick which just started today...(Continue Reading).
Looking for space to upgrade or cash in those miles? Breaking news flash, so is everyone else. With so much competition, it's safe to assume that you often feel like giving up, wasting hours clicking away, just trying to find one (damn) seat. Well, you can stop searching, grab a glass of wine and sit back, because there are some really handy (really awesome) apps which will do all the work for you. All you need is the miles!...(Continue Reading).
When it comes to flying, multiplying is good. Multiplying miles earned, multiplying free drinks and most importantly, multiplying the amount of flying and destinations you get to visit without paying more. Stopovers are the holy grail of avid frequent fliers yet are accessible to most everyone, they just don't know it. When the beautiful (?) minds of the airline fare coding teams create tickets for us to purchase, they often rope in "allowed" stopovers, which can serve as anything from a layover to a separate mini vacation. Will they tell you? Of course not! Long story short, sometimes you don't just have to go from point A to point B for your money, you can get much more...(Continue Reading).
You love a travel trick, I love a travel trick and even better than a complicated trick, is an easy one, allowing you to experience the most luxurious commercial cabin on earth, for just about exactly what that economy seat will usually run you. You read correctly, you can fly the best seat in the sky using these simple tricks...(Continue Reading).
Mastering one airline program is hard enough. Between learning how to earn miles quickly, use them well and find seats you want, it's quite an adventure and so it's very understandable that most travelers only collect one type of frequent flyer miles. The thing is, virtually every airline charges a different amount of miles for the same flights to the same places and some allow you to spend roughly half what another would charge. Here are a few programs definitely worth a look that may have very easily been overlooked!...(Continue Reading).
When you boil down all the tips, tricks, loopholes and crazy information of the travel world, at the end of the day you really just want something for free. There are so many loyalty programs, each promising to make your life better but for the most part when it comes to the "show me the money" part, there seems to be endless red tape. Here are the best frequent flyer programs for easy redemption of free flights. We're not necessarily maximizing, but we're finding the process easy enough that we don't care...(Continue Reading).
Dom Perignon or Krug? These are the life changing decisions you are faced with when maximizing credit card points toward free travel, earned from just living your life. Having American Express Membership Rewards points enables you to turn purchases into miles with more than 20 airline and hotel partners, creating some of the most aspirational trips you could possibly imagine. When it comes to booking your dream vacation or trip, knowing which partners to transfer your points to can make the journey more than half the fun.....(Continue Reading)