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I travel too much!

I travel too much… at least to keep this blog up-to-date! 😉 In first 5 months of this year, I visited 20 destinations in 12 countries. Some stats: 51 flights, 76350 flown miles, 3.1x around earth, 182 hours up in the air First…

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Brussels Airlines American Express: 12,000 miles for €90!

UPDATE MARCH 2017: The €60 reduction offer has expired. You still get 12,000 bonus miles if you request the Brussels Airlines Premium American Express card via the form below. Don’t have a Brussels Airlines American Express card yet? Lucky you! Until May 30th 2015, you get a…

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Brussels Airlines American Express: 12,000 bonus miles!

UPDATE MARCH 2017: THIS OFFER IS STILL VALID!  Brussels Airlines is relaunching its Miles & More credit cards with a very attractive limited time offer: double sign-up bonus for friend referrals. To receive a personalized sign-up link for this offer, please complete the…

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Miles and More: 20,000 miles for €305 + 6 months NY Times

Lufthansa Miles and More currently has a 20,000 bonus miles offer for new International New York Times subscriptions (6 months).  Total cost is €305, which comes down to buying miles at €0,015 each.  This is much cheaper than buying miles…

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Lufthansa Miles & More: Earning miles

Over the next couple of weeks, I’ll be publishing a number of articles about the Lufthansa Miles and More program.  I’ll focus on how to maximize the value of your miles by uncovering the best redemptions.  Obviously, before you can…

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Up next: Thailand & Laos

Back in Feb 2013, Turkish Airlines published an error fare between Warsaw (WAW) and Kuala Lumpur (KUL) via Istanbul (IST).  For a short period of time (less than 48h), you could book a roundtrip in business class for just €638….

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Lufthansa Miles & More: Buy miles cheap (0,0123€ per mile)

Update Oct 12, 10PM: A number of readers reported they have experienced issues with a previous bonus points promo of MeliaRewards.  See the ‘Attention’ section for more details. Sometimes, it might make sense to buy miles.  Lufthansa Miles & More…

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Lufthansa Business Class to 2014 World Cup in Brazil

Business Class award availability from Europe to Brazil during the 2014 World Cup is almost non-existing.  Being creative with your routing, can provide some alternatives. Flying from Frankfurt to Buenos Aires to Sao Paulo is a great example of an alternative…

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Lufthansa A380 First Class: Frankfurt – Singapore

Pic: Lufthansa First Class tickets – Frankfurt to Singapore on A380 (Jul 2013) Back in December 2012, I gave my parents two Lufthansa First Class round trip tickets to Singapore as their Christmas present.  They had never been to Asia before,…

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Loyalty Programs: Account Statuses (July 2012)

Back in May 2011, I published an insight in my loyalty program statuses including the number of points and miles earned.  More than a year has passed since then, so it’s time for an update: HOTEL LOYALTY PROGRAMS 1) PRIORITY…

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