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Award Flights to India Are Now Easier to Search and Book

New route from YYZ-DEL has decent availability in both cabins.

Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet?   India is a very popular travel destination and there are quite a few ways to get there. You can use miles on Star Alliance, Oneworld, and even your Delta miles with Skyteam (and other partners) to book flights to India flying both West and East from…

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Giveaway Time! Two United Lounge Passes Up for Grabs

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It’s been a while since I’ve done a giveaway, but I’m hoping to change that with more frequent ones in the future. Today I’ll be handing out 2 United lounge passes (access to any United Club in the world) with an expiration date of 2/28/15. I also have a ton of amenity kits that I…

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Possibility to Buy United Airlines Miles for 1.9 Cents Each

Click "View" on your reservation.

Normally I’d just link to the post where I saw this first (on Loyalty Lobby), but I’d like to explain this a bit more so I’m writing my own full post on it. If you have an existing award reservation with United Airlines, you have the potential to purchase additional miles through their MileagePlus Award…

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United Airlines Wants Your Money, Not Your Loyalty

2015 UA MileagePlus Program.

The United Airlines devaluation has been covered by a lot of others already, so I’ll cover just the basics and then give my thoughts on what this means. Note that this change is in earning miles only. They already butchered their award chart earlier this year. Changes Currently, you earn UA frequent flyer miles based…

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Burn Your United Miles Several Hours Before 2/1!

United Airlines' devalued Star Alliance award chart.

The hour is upon us…United is devaluing their chart significantly as of this Saturday 2/1/14. But one of the worst things you can do is wait until the evening of 1/31 to book your flights. Book them as soon as possible, because we don’t exactly know what time the award chart is going to change. I…

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Review: United Airlines 787 Business Class NRT-DEN

United Airlines Business Class

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   A quick apology: my pictures of this flight are pretty bad for various reasons. Hopefully my descriptions will help paint you…

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Ultra Cheap Flights from the US to Around the World! Book Now! (Expired)

For economy, this is worth it!

I’ve written before about how The Flight Deal is one of my favorite websites. Today I woke up to see one of their posts showing some fantastic fares being published from a Norwegian website on most flights that United Airlines flies. These are ULTRA-low fare prices. I booked LAX-IAD-DXB (Los Angeles to Dubai) for $281…

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United Devaluation – UA Significantly Devalues Award Chart as of 2/1/14

United Airlines' devalued Star Alliance award chart.

Talk about being flyer unfriendly. United has announced some major award chart devaluations for all award flights booked starting 2/1/14. It’s not pretty, so prepare yourself to be disappointed. There will now be two award charts – one for travel on United Airlines and one for travel on Star Alliance partners. The one we got totally screwed on…

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