Should You Accept The Check In Upgrade Offer from British Airways?

It seems like British Airways is now actively selling Upgrade Offers at check-in counters. (They were not before.) Due to a last minute arrangement, I...
Spain Madrid

Amazing Iberia Offer for Avios – Get 90,000 points for €243

Amazing offer from Iberia! If you book a flight on this Iberia's offer page, you will get 9,000 Avios points FREE. What makes it...
Iberia Airbus A330-200

Flight Review: Iberia A330-200 Madrid to New York Business Class

This was my first long haul business class flight with Iberia Airlines. Typically, on transatlantic routes, my choice usually defaults to British Airways due...

Follow Up on Amazing Iberia 90,000 Avios Offer

Initial post on Iberia Plus 90,000 Avios Offer Following up on our initial post, Iberia did honor their amazing 90K Avios promotion for as little...

Marriott Rewards, SPG and Ritz Carlton Rewards Merged Into One Program

In Sep 2016, Marriott completed its US$13 billion acquisition of Starwood Hotels, making it the world's largest chain. They continue to run their loyalty...
Marriott Auditorium Madrid

Hotel Points Buy Promotion: Hyatt, SPG, IHG and Hilton

At least four major hotel chains are currently offering bonus points or cash discount when you buy their points. Hyatt Hotels World of Hyatt is offering...

Hotel Review: The Hilton Tokyo in Shinjuku

The Hilton Tokyo Shinjuku met the expected Hilton five-star standard from the get go. The rooms were equipped with the customary five-star luxuries such...
Hilton Garden Inn, Cusco

Hotel Review: Hilton Garden Inn, Cusco, Peru

Hotel Review: Hilton Garden Inn, Cusco Cusco is the main gateway city in Peru for visitors heading to Machu Picchu. Typically, Cusco is the acclimatising...
Miraflores, Lima

Redeeming Avios Points with Iberia Airlines to South America (Peru and Brazil)

Armed with our newly minted 90,000 Avios points we received from the Iberia's promotion, it is time to redeem the points. Just to recap...

Part 3: Is It Worth It? Mistake Fares and Great Business Class Deals

Yes, but it all hinges on how much you paid for the flight. Let us state it outright. It almost certainly does not work for...