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We've Been Overlooking The Best Transatlantic Award Ticket

I spend a considerable amount of my work week using airline award search engines and reading the fine print of loyalty programs. so I feel like I …

San Francisco

Flight Review: American Airlines Business Class LAX to HKG

As a frequent Delta flyer, I had the opportunity to switch it up and try American Airlines from LAX to HKG in business class on their 777-300ER. I …

American Airlines

Using AA Miles for Incredible Awards to Tahiti and Bora Bora

It’s been my wife Katie‘s dream since childhood to visit French Polynesia. Although we’ve traveled the world extensively over the past few years, …

American Airlines

Rental Property Buying And Managing Guide To Earn Greater Returns

Real estate is all about asymmetric risk and reward. When the government gives you subsidies in the form of mortgage interest tax deductions, a …

Real Estate

Qantas' secret fast-track to Platinum, Gold frequent flyer status

Looking for a shortcut to Qantas Platinum or Gold status? The airline's secret Tier Accelerator program is your answer. It's not publicised and is …

Qantas

'My dog scratched my hand - four months later I had to have my legs amputated and surgery on my face'

Jaco Nel was playing with his dog Harvey when he noticed a tiny cut on his hand.<p>The 50-year-old thought nothing of it, washed his hand and carried on …

Manchester

Get 40% off Your Stay at This All-inclusive Resort in Riviera Nayarit

An exclusive Operation Vacation offer for T+L readers.<p><i>T+L launched Operation Vacation to inspire workers to use their days off and get away, offering</i> …

3 Reasons Citi ThankYou Points Are Underrated

<i>As I mentioned previously, over the coming days and weeks you’ll see the occasional post from a fellow reader who has applied to write for OMAAT on</i> …

Malaysia Airlines

American Airlines Redeye Rape, Booking Award Trips, Silver Medallion Status Overview

Martini Review of the Week: It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and reviews …

American Airlines

Bill Set to Boost Warren Buffett's Mobile-Home Business

WASHINGTON—Manufactured-home sellers would regain the ability to steer customers to their own financing arms in a banking bill making its way through Congress, likely a big boost for Warren Buffett’s Clayton Homes Inc.<p>Clayton Homes, a unit of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and the dominant player in the …

Housing

VERY interesting – lastminute.com lets you refund non-refundable flights

The price gap between refundable and non-refundable flights is normally huge, as we all know. The risks of buying a non-refundable flight can be …

Flying

There's a round-the-world plane ticket you can buy that will take you anywhere across the globe for cheap

There's a little-known type of airline ticket that could help travelers on a budget circumnavigate the globe.<p>A round-the-world ticket — sometimes referred to as RTW — is typically offered by an alliance of airlines. Using partnerships like the Oneworld Alliance (including American Airlines, British …

Air Travel

6 best uses of Asia Miles: including business class to Europe for 80k round-trip!

Ever since Richard Kerr of AT101 posted a great guide to Asia Miles, I’ve been intrigued by the program. Like some other non-U.S. airline frequent …

American Airlines

WATCH: The incredible luxuries of flying first class

Flying first class is almost more comfortable than being in your own home.<p>With a wide range of entertainment, a gourmet menu, and a full-length bed, …

The Best A380 First Class Options and How to Redeem Miles to Fly Them

If you’ve spent any time at a major international airport, there’s a good chance you’ve seen a massive Airbus A380 take off or land. It’s a wonder …

American Airlines

Using Avios for non-stop flights from the UK regions – Avios Redemption University – Lesson 9

<i>The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from them. Click here</i> …

American Airlines

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 8 – Is it worth using Avios for hotel redemptions?

<i>The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from them. Click here</i> …

Hospitality

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 7 – What is the cheapest way to buy Avios?

<i>The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from them. Click here</i> …

Personal Finance

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 6 – How to earn and redeem your BA Amex 2-4-1 companion voucher

<i>The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from them</i>. <i>Click here</i> …

Cape Town

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 5 – The pros and cons of using household accounts

<i>The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from them</i>. <i>Click here</i> …

Demographics

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 4 – Why you should consider using ‘Avios and Money’

<i>The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from them. Click here</i> …

Long Haul

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 3 – How to Upgrade With Avios

<i>The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from</i> <i>them. Click here</i> …

Travelers

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 2 – The Secrets of Reward Flight Saver

<i>During January and February I am running updated versions of our ‘Avios Redemption University’ series. This series is a good starting point for</i> …

Long Haul

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 1 – A Beginners Guide to Redeeming Avios

<b>Want to know how to spend your Avios wisely? Starting today, we are running updated versions of our ‘Avios Redemption University’ series.</b><p>This series …

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 10 – How to book low tax Avios redemptions on Iberia

<i>The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from them. Click here</i> …

Long Haul

Buy miles via Amex Membership Rewards

Amex offers a huge slew of cards that earn Amex Membership Rewards points. In fact, at the time of this writing our Best Offers Page shows 13 …

Flying

Travel More for Fewer Miles: The United Excursionist Perk

In the fall of 2016, United made several changes to its MileagePlus program, most notably eliminating the two open jaws and stopover on round-trip …

Mexico City

Owner’s Story: Journey into the Heart of New Zealand

<b>Sana Ashraf and family recently enjoyed 8 amazing days in New Zealand with a little help from Anantara Vacation Club. Read below to hear more about</b> …

New Zealand

Maximize FoundersCard Membership in 2018

I first read about FoundersCard on <i>TPG</i> in 2013 and remained skeptical for several years about a card membership being able to deliver tangible travel …

American Airlines

This Travel Hack Lets You Travel Around the World for as Little as $2,000

According to a travel consultant and blogger.<p>There’s a little-known type of airline ticket that could help travelers on a budget circumnavigate the …