Just a couple months ago we spend a full week in Bora Bora and I can’t say enough good things about this magical place. Bora Bora is amazingly beautiful and the closest thing to paradise we have ever seen. Unfortunately this place is not very cheap in fact is one of the most expensive travel destinations in the world. After we went to Bora Bora we have many friends and family asking us how they can also get there but without breaking the bank.
US Airways is joining Oneworld on March 31, 2014. Since there will likely be a rush for bookings towards the end of March, if you’re planning to book an award trip with Dividend Miles, try to book this sooner rather than later. Continue reading
American Airlines will begin flying a new Dallas Ft. Worth DFW – Hong Kong HKG route using its new 777-300ERs and launch a new service from DFW to Shanghai PVG using its 777-200 starting in summer 2014. Continue reading
People ask me often:
“I would like to travel to Hawaii and I would really like to do it in first or business class. What cards can I use to rack up miles and points that will be beneficial to this trip? I am new to a lot of this, so I am confused as to which points are more beneficial and can be transferred to airline partners.
I love Kauai and Hawaii in general. The two programs you want to focus on are United and American.
United charges 80,000 miles round trip in business class to go to Hawaii, has low fees and usually has pretty good availability. American also has a lot of flights to Hawaii and they only charge 70,000 miles for business class. American is also partners with Alaska Airlines, which also flies to various destinations in Hawaii from all over the West Coast, so depending on where you live, that sync up could provide better coverage and availability for you. Continue reading