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by Hilary Stockton on 5/28/2015
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1/29/2015
  This Park Hyatt Siem Reap Review is part of a trip report including Asiana First Class and luxury resorts and dining in northern Thailand and Cambodia. For the previous posts, please see: SWISS Lounge JFK Terminal 4 Review Review: Asiana...
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1/28/2015
  Another British Airways Avios Devaluation--already. I thought it might be towards the end of this year, given the major British Airways devaluation in late 2011, but it's again time to burn Avios, at least if you're planning on British...
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1/27/2015
  This KLM Business Class review from Amsterdam to NYC JFK is part of a trip report on Germany. For prior posts, please see: Review: Hotel Traube Tonbach in Baiersbronn, Black Forest, Germany 8 Things to Eat in Germany What to Do...
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1/26/2015
  What are the best Miami Beach luxury hotels? I receive this question regularly from clients and readers, and I attribute it in part to the fact that there are so few true luxury hotel options in South Beach. Here...
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1/25/2015
  The Moevenpick Stuttgart Airport Hotel is often the first or last stop for my clients doing the Mercedes-Benz European Delivery Program, where they enjoy a tour of the Mercedes-Benz Factory in Sindelfingen, take delivery of their new Mercedes with...
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1/24/2015
  Several great Four Seasons 3rd Night Free and 4th Night Free offers are available now. I've cherry picked what I consider to be the best offers, based on the properties and the offers. In each case, they're combinable with Four...
Square_anantara_golden_triangle_dining_by_design_review-elephant_camp
1/23/2015
  This review of Dining by Design at the Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp is part of a trip report including Asiana First Class and luxury resorts and dining in northern Thailand and Cambodia. For the previous posts, please see: SWISS...
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1/22/2015
  Korean Air Skypass Ultimate Rewards transfers are returning January 25, 2015 per a Chase secure message I received, after a TravelSort reader alerted me to a similar message he'd received: "Thank you for contacting Chase about transferring points to...
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1/22/2015
ANA First Class awards are available on flights from Frankfurt to Tokyo, Seattle to Tokyo and Houston to Tokyo, thanks to some aircraft changes and ANA's new route between Houston and Tokyo. As Ben noted, first class will be on...
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1/21/2015
  Cathay Pacific First Class awards are available on its new Boston to Hong Kong route. Previously, I wrote that Cathay Pacific would launch its Boston to Hong Kong flights starting May 1, 2015. At the time, only paid flights...
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1/20/2015
Heidelberg is a beautiful university city, set on the Neckar River with a lovely old town (Altstadt) and pedestrianized area for walking. Here's what to see and do in this picturesque German city: 1. Meander in the Old Town (Altstadt)...
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1/19/2015
Update: Deal is Dead. Don't forget to follow @TravelSort on Twitter and like TravelSort on Facebook to be alerted to future deals and other great luxury travel tips. ------ Act fast if you'd like business class award space to Europe or Tel Aviv this spring and...
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1/18/2015
  What are the top 2015 new luxury hotel openings? While there are many new hotels that open each year, only a few of them are 5-star luxury hotels and resorts. Here are the openings TravelSort Clients are most anticipating:...
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1/17/2015
  Well, Emirates First Class on the A380 is booked as an award with Alaska miles, thanks to Hang Up Call Again (HUCA) and luck. As I wrote in Emirates Devaluation: Retroactive No Chauffeur for Partners, No First Class Awards via...
Square_perbacco_nyc_italian_restaurant_review
1/16/2015
This Perbacco NYC Review is one of our many NYC Restaurant Reviews. Visiting New York? See all of our posts tagged NYC. Italian food isn't what I normally go out to eat, so when TravelSort Clients visiting NYC ask for a recommendation of a cozy Italian...
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1/15/2015
  There's an Emirates devaluation: the no Emirates chauffeur service for partner tickets is retroactive, and there is no easily bookable Emirates first class awards via Alaska Mileage Plan after March 2015 (and the little award availability before the end...
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1/14/2015
  This Mahout Experience at Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp is part of a trip report including Asiana First Class and luxury resorts and dining in northern Thailand and Cambodia. For the previous posts, please see: SWISS Lounge JFK Terminal 4...
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1/13/2015
  What is international lounge access policy at LAX's Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) for arriving passengers? TravelSort reader Richard writes "I'm flying Qantas First Class to LAX, then I have a separate onward ticket on Virgin America. Can I...
Square_hyatt_stay_more_play_more_offer_worth_it
1/12/2015
  Is Hyatt's Stay More Play More Q1 2015 offer worth it? There are various targeted offers, so it depends on what your offer is and how many Hyatt stays (or hotel stays you can easily shift to Hyatt) you...
Square_anantara_golden_triangle_review-sala_mae_nam_restaurant
1/11/2015
  This Anantara Golden Triangle Sala Mae Nam Restaurant Review and Menu post is part of a trip report including Asiana First Class and luxury resorts and dining in northern Thailand and Cambodia. For the previous posts, please see: SWISS...
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