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by Hilary Stockton on 6/16/2016
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6/16/2016
  A 70K United MileagePlus Explorer bonus offer is being targeted to some MileagePlus members. Just keep in mind that MileagePlus is increasing award change/cancellation fees and changing stopover rules effective October 6, 2016. Here are the offer details: 70,000...
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9/25/2015
  Another Aeroplan Award Chart devaluation, effective 12/15/15, has been announced with mostly bad news for U.S.-based and Asia-based flyers, although there's good news in that one way award travel is now available for all regions. And there are even award...
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2/25/2015
  "How to book Lufthansa First Class awards with miles and points?" is a question I continue to get from clients and readers, especially those based on the West Coast, who would like those highly coveted San Francisco to Frankfurt...
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12/17/2014
This SWISS Lounge at JFK Terminal 4 Review is part of a trip report covering Asiana First Class and luxury travel in northern Thailand and Siem Reap, Cambodia. I was looking forward to another flight in Asiana First Class, although Asiana's...
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10/17/2014
What are the best frequent flyer miles to fly to Europe in First Class or Business Class? I get this question regularly from clients and readers, so I'll set out my thoughts. Keep in mind that, in my view, many of...
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9/16/2014
  What are the Best Business Class Airline Seats for Couples? I can hear some readers say "easy--one with no crying babies or kids!" but, since that's out of your control, and previously I've only written on the Best First Class...
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5/1/2014
  Update: Current Offer is for 20,000 miles with first purchase. Consider instead applying for another credit card on the Best Travel Credit Cards page. The 50,000 Lufthansa Premier Miles & More World MasterCard offer is back, and I've added it to...
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4/4/2014
  Swiss Business Class is available from the U.S. to Europe for about $1500 roundtrip this summer from select cities that are not United hubs. Usually SWISS Business Class for these routes runs at least twice that. I don't expect...
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2/10/2014
    What are the best first class and business class flight awards to Europe using frequent flyer miles? TravelSort reader Mark writes:   "In your opinion what's the best use of Ultimate Reward points for Europe to NYC in...
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12/6/2013
1. US Airways 100% Share Miles Bonus: Expires Today, 12/6 at 11:59 PT Today is the last day for the US Airways 100% share miles bonus. Each account can receive maximum 50,000 bonus Dividend Miles. See US Airways 100% Bonus...
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11/25/2013
  SWISS First Class Miles & More awards are going the way of the dinosaurs, at least for non-elites. As SWISS announced back in September, starting January 1, 2014 you'll no longer be able to redeem Miles & More miles...
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11/14/2013
Given the United devaluation and the American-US Airways merger, such that US Airways could leave Star Alliance as early as late this year, if you want to use pre-devaluation United miles or Dividend miles on a Star Alliance award, now...
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6/28/2013
  Update: Current Offer is for 20,000 miles with first purchase. Consider instead applying for another credit card on the Best Travel Credit Cards page. The best way to use Lufthansa Miles & More miles from the Lufthansa Miles & More Card,...
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5/14/2013
TravelSort reader Maheshwar writes "I'm writing to request a post on how to redeem miles and points for award travel to India. My friends and I travel to India at least twice a year but I have never been able to get close...
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12/31/2012
Whew, 2012 has been quite a year! I feel fortunate to have shared some fantastic travel experiences with family and via this blog with TravelSort readers. I figured I'd round up some of my very favorite travel experiences of 2012....
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7/25/2012
  The Swiss Arrivals Lounge in Zurich Airport is fairly new, although I never experienced the old, apparently cramped arrivals lounge, so I had nothing to compare it to. Since I hadn't slept well on my flight from Bangkok (see...
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7/18/2012
This Swiss Business Class Review for a Bangkok to Zurich award flight is part of a Southeast Asia trip report; here are the previous posts: ANA All Nippon Airways Business Class Review, LA-Tokyo Singapore Airlines Business Class Review, Tokyo to...
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6/4/2012
  TravelSort reader Prachya comments: "I think now Swiss does not open F award seats to other Star members anymore as well. I was booked on LX F YUL-ZRH in December 2012. They canceled the flight on the specific date...
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1/7/2013
  Update: Singpore First Class and even Singapore Suites Awards are now redeemable with miles, thanks to being able to transfer points to KrisFlyer. Please see Singapore Suites Award Tips and FAQ Original Post: For me there are two types of...
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12/17/2011
We used to recommend redeeming Star Alliance miles for Lufthansa First Class on award trips to Europe or going through Europe en route to Asia. Lufthansa's First Class product is excellent (although not without its flaws--see our Lufthansa First Class...
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