Yesterday, the airlines became empowered again to charge as they wished for excess baggage. This means you may have to pay a lot more the next time you’re moving homes on a plane. Or just carrying those extra gifts for friends and family. Here is the lowdown…
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My First Experience Using Vistara Upgrade Vouchers
All Club Vistara elite members receive upgrade vouchers every year to get complimentary upgrades from Economy to Premium Economy and Premium Economy to Business Class. Here is my first experience in using these vouchers.
Hotel promotions to maximize in August 2017
Here is a quick look at all the hotel offers that you could make use of in August 2017.
All these promotions are valid for members in the Asia-Pacific region. Also a few of them are ending this month so it’s a good idea to take a look potential bookings before they expire.
Virgin Atlantic Status Match up to Gold
Virgin Atlantic is making status match to fliers of Emirates, Etihad, Jet Airways, United, American Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, South African Airways and then some. Here is the lowdown of how to get into the Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse without much work!
Getting access to GVK Lounge with Priority Pass
The Mumbai GVK Lounge is accessible only to those who have been invited by the airline due to Business Class travel or status. But there is one way your Priority Pass could work there too!
LiveFromALounge Hindi Takes Off!
Announcing the launch of LiveFromALounge Hindi! This one has been a long time coming. We need all the feedback and help we can have. Look forward to your inputs.
Lufthansa sending goodies for Indian Independence Day
Lufthansa has taken the opportunity to wish their Indian patrons Independence Day with some special gifts and souvenirs. They indeed are More Indian Than you Think.
Impact: Jet Airways reinstates elites pre-boarding ahead of Zones!
Jet Airways has changed the Boarding Process for their flights as of August 12, 2017. The new boarding process gives priority to premium cabins and elites over non-elites. Order has been restored in the world.
An update on the Hyatt Fire Evacuation Situation…
Finally the situation gets better. We find a map in the room at the Hyatt Regency we are currently staying at. Here is how a hotel that left the safety signage behind dealt with it.
First Class may go away on Jet Airways?
Jet Airways is considering knocking off the First Class Service on their flagship Boeing 777-ER planes. This is something that may go into effect next year. Here is all that we learn so far.
An English Summer: British Visa or Irish Visa?
In preparation for our visit to the UK and Ireland, we had the time and effort to do only for one trip to the Visa office. We had to decide if we make a trip to the UK consular or the Irish Consular. Here is how we decided how to go about it.