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

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

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

United MileagePlus – Program Introduction & Review

United Airlines has received a lot of press for their rewards program, United MileagePlus, after what turned out as a one-two punch in 2014, with a redemption devaluation in February and the announcement of a revenue based earn structure for 2015. They followed up this year with a devaluation of partner earnings…Is it still worth to be a member of … Continue reading

Redeem topbonus miles for flights with Germania and Condor!

If you have been holding on to your topbonus miles from defunct airberlin, your prayers have been heard! You can now redeem topbonus miles – again – for flights on Germania and for discounts towards tickets on Condor! There are some hefty fees associated with those “free” flights, but it’s certainly better than have the miles expire, so check out … Continue reading

Singapore to London from $112 one-way: Norwegian Air

Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air is offering super-low fares on one of their new route between Singapore and London-Gatwick with fares widely available in the next few months from SGD149 (USD112) one-way. That’s the lowest one-way fare I’ve ever seen between Europe and Asia! If that fits your plans, be quick before they are gone! … Continue reading