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Category: Flights


Tips & Tricks to Book Cheap Flights

1. Use powerful flight search engines Use aggregators to check airfares on many OTA sites (Online Travel Agencies) simultaneously. My favorites: Momondo Google Flights Kayak

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Welkom Telefacts kijkers!

This post is published in Dutch as I was featured on Belgian television program Telefacts Reizen in luxe met een beperkt budget is een fantastische hobby. Het stelt je in staat de wereld te verkennen op een zeer comfortabele manier. Toch…

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Extended weekend in the Algarve (Portugal)

Pic: Porto Bay Falesia, Albufeira, Algarve, Portugal (Mar 2012) Pic: Sundeck at Porto Bay Falesia, Algarve, Portugal (Mar 2012) Since a few weeks, Brussels Airlines is running a promo called Flyday.  Every Friday they offer three destinations at €99 for…

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Welcome Studio Brussel travel fans!

A quick post to welcome my new blog readers after my ‘last-minute’ talk at Sound of Sam on Studio Brussel (Belgian radio station).  Returned from an extended weekend trip to the Portugese Algarve this afternoon.  At Brussels Airport, I got…

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Frequent Flyer – The Movie

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Loyalty Programs: My Account Statuses

PRIORITY CLUB Level: Platinum Ambassador Expiration date: 01/13 (Platinum) 01/12 (Ambassador) Qualifying nights in 2011: 23 Number of points: 225,987 Points earned in 2011: 234,637 How did I earn these points?  Obviously by resting my head for 23 nights at…

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How to find cheap flights from your departure city

In the past months, Airline fares have increased significantly due to high fuel costs and higher demand.  Finding good deals has become more challenging.  Being flexible with your travel destination can increase your chances to find a good deal.  Here’s…

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Brussels – Johannesburg with Lufthansa A380 for 399EUR

An exceptional offer I couldn’t refuse.  Round trip Brussels – Johannesburg with the new Lufthansa Airbus 380 for 399EUR Not an exceptional miles per euro ratio, but as Miles and More Frequent Traveller, it will still earn me 8.412 status…

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20K *A miles + 3Y The Economist for 352 euro

I’ll be up-to-date with World Economic news for the next three years, all because of my quest for more Lufthansa Star Alliance miles Collecting airline miles can be tough.  My latest Turkish Airways flight Istanbul – Brussels (booking class Q)…

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Planning: City trip London

What? An overview of the workflow used to book flights and hotel for a London city trip. When? Wednesday May 25 – Friday May 27 Why? Gumball 3000 Launch Party & Start Grid Brussels – London: By plane or train?…

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