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Review: Star Alliance First Class Lounge LAX

Star Alliance First Class Lounge LAX

Trip Report: UAE in the Summer Review: Star Alliance First Class Lounge LAX Etihad First Class Review LAX-AUH (Los Angeles to Abu Dhabi) Review: Ajman Saray, A Luxury Collection Resort Review: Le Meridien Fairway Dubai Review: Sheraton Deira Review: Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi Review: Hilton Al Ain Review: Crown Plaza Sohar Review: Le Meridien…

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Review: SilverKris Lounge at SIN

Dining Area

My non-chronological trip report continues! Singapore Airlines Business Class LAX-NRT-SIN Review: SilverKris Lounge at SIN Singapore Airlines Business Class SIN-BKK Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit Bangkok Conrad Bangkok InterContinental Koh Samui Conrad Koh Samui Part 1 (Check-in and Room) Conrad Koh Samui Part 2 (Breakfast and Resort) Layovers in Singapore’s Changi airport are really not that bad…

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Turkish Airlines Business Class Review, LAX-IST on TK10

Business Class Cabin

Introduction The New Star Alliance Lounge at LAX Turkish Airlines Business Class Review, LAX-IST on TK10 Doubletree by Hilton Istanbul – Old Town Some of My Activities in Istanbul The Turkish Airlines Business Class Lounge in Istanbul   I’m finishing this series late but thankfully I take good notes on all my trips! I got…

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Review: The New Star Alliance Lounge at LAX

The bar area in the outdoor terrace.

Introduction The New Star Alliance Lounge at LAX Turkish Airlines Business Class, LAX-IST on TK10 Doubletree by Hilton Istanbul – Old Town Some of My Activities in Istanbul The Turkish Airlines Business Class Lounge in Istanbul   I live in Southern California, so I’ve been through LAX tons of times in my lifetime. If you’ve…

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Finally Some Singapore Airlines A380 Business Class Award Space on United.com!

It’s been a very long time since I’ve seen any premium cabin award availability on Singapore Airlines’ A380 flights. In fact, the last time I remember seeing it was when Singapore Airlines did a computer system upgrade that basically made all space available for booking using United miles – and that was about 14 months…

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Review: ANA 787 Business Class SJC-NRT

all nippon airways business class review

Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet? Introduction: Tokyo and Two 787s The Club Lounge at SJC ANA 787 Business Class SJC-NRT Hotel Review: Hyatt Regency Tokyo Hotel Review: Park Hyatt Tokyo Activities in Tokyo United 787 Business Class NRT-DEN   Booking this flight was very simple. I had a stash of US Airways…

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Hong Kong and Macau Part 9: Singapore Airlines SilverKris Lounge at HKG

Introduction Part 1: Star Alliance Lounge at LAX Tom Bradley Terminal Part 2: Asiana Business Class Quadra Smartium LAX-ICN Part 3: Asiana Business Class Lounge at ICN Part 4: Asiana Business Class ICN-HKG Part 5: Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel and Towers Part 6: Sightseeing in Hong Kong Part 7: Getting from Hong Kong to Macau…

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Finding Business Class Award Space to Europe on Star Alliance

LAX-FCO

It’s not always easy to find award space to Europe, particularly during the Summer months. I put together a handy guide a while back that many people seemed to appreciate, but I still get plenty of questions via email and Twitter about how to book flights to Europe in premium cabins. I’m looking to go…

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Hong Kong and Macau Part 3: Asiana Business Class Lounge at ICN

Asiana Business Class Lounge at ICN

Introduction Part 1: Star Alliance Lounge at LAX Tom Bradley Terminal Part 2: Asiana Business Class Quadra Smartium LAX-ICN Part 3: Asiana Business Class Lounge at ICN Part 4: Asiana Business Class ICN-HKG Part 5: Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel and Towers Part 6: Sightseeing in Hong Kong Part 7: Getting from Hong Kong to Macau…

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Beginners Guide to Redeeming Points – United Airlines (and Star Alliance)

Available Flights

Beginners Guide to Redeeming Points United Airlines (and Star Alliance) British Airways Avios (and Oneworld Alliance) Hyatt Gold Passport Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) Club Carlson Rewards   Let me clarify something that many beginners don’t know or don’t understand. If you have miles with one Star Alliance airline member, you can…

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