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5/1/2015
  Last chance to apply for the 50K Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select MasterCard, as most links are now 30K. Use the preceding link (not my referral, Citi may change at any time). Here are the offer details: 50,000 AAdvantage miles...
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4/30/2015
  Update: This offer is dead, but see 50K United MileagePlus Explorer Business Card Bonus Offer and the Best Travel Credit Cards page for the most current offers. A 55K United MileagePlus Explorer offer with $50 statement credit is available on United.com...
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4/29/2015
  This Soneva Fushi Maldives Review is part of a trip report including luxury resorts in the Maldives and Etihad First Class and Business Class. Soneva Fushi is one of the original Maldivian luxury resorts, and one of the most distinctive, with...
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4/28/2015
What are the best First Class airline beds to get a great night's sleep? While there's plenty of buzz and discussion around which airline serves which champagne and which type of caviar; the showers aboard Emirates First Class and Etihad...
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4/27/2015
Is flat bed business class available to Tahiti and Bora Bora? I get asked this by TravelSort Clients and readers on a regular basis. Unfortunately no, not currently. While flat bed business class seats have become industry standard for all long...
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4/26/2015
  This Four Seasons Maldives at Kuda Huraa Activities and Top Things to Do post is part of a trip report including Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru in the Maldives as well as luxury hotels in Southeast Asia and Etihad First Class and...
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4/25/2015
Is EU 261/2004 compensation owed when the US connecting flight is delayed? TravelSort reader Elliot commented on my post Getting United to Pay EU Compensation for a Flight Delay: "I'm wondering if I can claim EU compensation as our connecting flight was delayed....
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4/24/2015
  This Four Seasons Maldives at Kuda Huraa Restaurant Reviews and Menus post is part of a trip report including Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru in the Maldives as well as luxury hotels in Southeast Asia and Etihad First Class and Business Class....
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4/23/2015
  There are several great Virtuoso 3rd Night Free and 4th Night Free offers in 2015 that include all Virtuoso amenities, which could be perfect if you're still deciding where to stay for upcoming visits to Paris, London, Hong Kong,...
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4/22/2015
Grand Hotel du Cap-Ferrat is joining Four Seasons effective May 8, 2015, which is fantastic news for this iconic French Riviera property on the Cote d'Azur. The hotel will now be known as Grand Hotel du Cap-Ferrat, a Four Seasons...
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4/21/2015
British Airways is now allowing 72 hour flight fare holds on some paid tickets, a welcome option when you're still arranging your trip and need some extra time to decide. This is similar to United FareLock, although FareLock offers 72...
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4/20/2015
Which credit cards offer the best delayed baggage insurance? I've heard several horror stories from readers recently involving delayed baggage, so even though my own philosophy is to Avoid Checked Luggage Never Check Baggage, I do realize there are times when it's...
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4/19/2015
  This Four Seasons Maldives at Kuda Huraa Sunset Water Bungalow Review reserved with Four Seasons Preferred Partner benefits is part of a trip report including both Four Seasons resorts in the Maldives as well as luxury hotels in Southeast Asia and...
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4/18/2015
A 100K Citi Prestige Card targeted signup bonus offer has started arriving via mail to some Flyertalk posters such as ILGfly.   I have largely ignored this card, partly because I'm most focused on Citi AAdvantage cards in terms of...
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4/17/2015
  Surfing in the Maldives? Yes, at the Four Seasons at Kuda Huraa! While there is an international surfing competition held at Kuda Huraa each August, you don't need to be a pro to learn the basics. If you've ever...
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4/16/2015
$1167 Roundtrip Business Class from the NYC to Paris or Keep Business Class Award Tickets? Per Dan, there's a fare sale on British Airways, OpenSkies and American Airlines for departures between May 16 and August 23 that appears to be...
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4/15/2015
  Etihad hosted a "Flavors of Arabia" event with Saveur Magazine and Abu Dhabi Tourism earlier this week that I attended, which included small plates from Etihad's menu, served by flight attendants in Etihad's new uniform. I also had a...
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4/14/2015
Which credit cards should you use to pay for your wedding, to earn miles for first class award travel to Europe? TravelSort reader Tony posted on the Best Travel Credit Cards page: "My fiance and I are getting married at...
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4/13/2015
  The Four Seasons Maldives at Kuda Huraa is the smaller sister property to Landaa Giraavaru, done in the style of a Maldivian village. It's popular to combine this with Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru with the Paradise Twice offer, which...
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4/12/2015
  What are the Best Ways to Earn Miles and Points as a Non-U.S. Resident? TravelSort reader Johannes writes "I am a frequent traveler and try to get the best out of credit card sign ups. Unfortunately I live in...
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