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Recently, Marriott has quietly added two more options for people redeeming air and hotel package, for 420K MR points, you can get the usual 120K airline miles (e.g. Aeroplan, Alaska or Virgin Atlantic), and a seven-night certificate at any tier...
Many people have used this method in an opposite way, in order to avoid UA's close-in booking fee, whom would book a flight far in the future, then call in and change to their desired departure date. ...
Often time, for hotel elite status members, we usually would email or request a suite upgrade at the time of checking. Our fate of upgrading to a better room or a suite depends on the front office staff. A charming...
In points and miles community, many people have jumped on the waggon of ex-CAI flight fares due to sudden massive devaluation Egypt Pounds last November. The question arises after we acquired our flight tickets originating from Cairo, HOW DO WE...
Booking Singapore Award Flight After accumulating SPG Starpoints for about a year, I finally obtained enough Starpoints to book a Singapore Award Flight, which is a one way trip from Beijing to New York City via Singapore and Frankfurt. Flying...
For a very long time, I have always told my friends that you should NEVER use your credit card points, such as American Express points (Membership Reward points), RBC Avion, or CIBC Aventura because the value you are getting from...
I have promised some friends to share my successful attempts on taking advantage of the price matching policies from Luxury Hotels. It has been a hectic fall, so I will just do a walkthrough on the things you need know...