Singapore Airlines Spontaneous Escapes: 30% discount on award flights

Singapore Airlines recently devalued their KrisFlyer reward program by increasing the number of miles needed for a free flight. But over the last few months, they have offered “Spontaneous Escapes” with discounts on last-minute award flights. This month’s Escapes will take you to destinations in Asia, Australia and Europe at a 30% discount for travel in July!  … Continue reading

Promotion Success: One free night with Wyndham Rewards

I receive so many promotional emails advertising one hotel campaign or the other, it’s hard to find promotions that are worth pursuing. How do you get the most out of rewards promotions? How can you leverage planned hotel stays to earn free nights or points? Today I’ll share an example how I picked a high-value promotion and chose hotels to … Continue reading

The cheapest airline in the world per km is…

I love to travel, I love to save some money – and, ok as a former math major, I love some good statistics, so reading the latest study of the cheapest airline in the world based on the price per kilometer flown was lots of fun for me. For anybody less inclined to digg through the numbers, the winner is … Continue reading

Accor Super Sale: up to 30% off until June 1

Accor Hotels frequently runs promotions and currently has a Private Sale with up to 30% off hotels worldwide. More than 2,700 properties are participating, from budget ibis to luxury Sofitel properties. You’ll even get a free breakfast as part of the deal. You can book by June 1, 2018 and travel through June 14, 2019 – so be quick to … Continue reading

Daily Getaways – Last Chance Offers while they last

The Daily Getaways 2018 by the US Travel Association has brought us great travel deals every days for four weeks. Some of the deals were sold out within minutes, yet a few of them are still available. If you didn’t have a chance to buy them so far, Daily Getaways is keeping the “Last Chance Offers” of all unsold deals until … Continue reading

Cathay Pacific: Marco Polo Club vs Asia Miles

Most airlines have membership programs that offer rewards and benefits for frequent flyers. Cathay Pacific has two different programs, Air Asia Miles and the Marco Polo Club programs. Why are there two and which one should you join, if any? The best way to understand the two is to look at Asia Miles as the rewards program and Marco Polo … Continue reading

Earn and redeem SQ KrisFlyer Miles on Scoot Flights!

Scoot, the low-cost subsidiary of Singapore Airlines, is now offering to earn and redeem miles in Singapore Airline’s KrisFlyer loyalty program on every flight, without having to pay for extra packages! You earn for every dollar spent on Scoot tickets and can redeem them like cash for partial or full tickets on the airline! Read my review to find out … Continue reading

Daily Getaways Week 4: Marriott, Orbitz, Fairmont and Casinos

The Daily Getaways is sponsored by the US Travel Association and offers a number of travel related deals each year. Week 4 of the 2018 Daily Getaways offers hotel packages from Fairmont, Casinos and discounted hotel gift cards from Orbitz and Marriott! Find out my take on these deals and whether you should strike or pass! … Continue reading