Earlier this month we stayed The Park in Bangalore. This hotel that was constructed from an era 20 years ago appears to have never been refurbished and it’s disappointing to see that it participates in the SPG program.
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That time of the week when you can get a free 1000 Marriott Rewards Points. Get it now before you forget it!
Air India will perhaps be sold in the near future. How does that affect the frequent flyer program Flying Returns? Here is why it won’t be going away anytime soon.
British Airways implemented the new First Wing this year for their premium passengers who are oneworld Emeralds/BA Golds or flying First. Security and admittance to the lounge are now combined and the timelines collapsed. We had an opportunity to try this out on a recent trip.
Air Berlin and Lufthansa Tier holders have a great chance to move to oneworld with Iberia’s generous status match opportunity. The window won’t last long so do apply now!
Qatar Airways is offering a 50% off sale right now which should allow for a 50% off if you travel with a companion. The sale is open through Monday, and you could travel through August 2018.
Air India is working on a plan to reduce the number of miles required for an upgrade to Business or First Class in their aircraft. The new plan limits the number of miles required to 100% from the current 190% of economy redemption required.
Hilton is currently running a promotion where members can earn 2x points for stays at Hilton hotels and resorts in the Asia-Pacific region.
The Holiday Inn London Heathrow T5 was one of the many Holiday Inns dotting Heathrow surroundings. We needed just another night to sleep before heading back to home, so it was the perfect place to finish the IHG Accelerate Challenge as well.
British Airways Buy on Board catering was launched in association with Marks & Spencer in January 2017. I had my first opportunity to buy a meal from them earlier this year. It worked out very well.
Jet Airways is on track to receive their order of 75 737-8 Max aeroplanes next month. Now, they are planning to buy another 75-100 narrow-body planes, and expect to place an order by this year. Hopefully, that means a better passenger experience for us all.