Deal details Air India is offering an excellent deal on business class round-trip fares from Abu-Dhabi to Mumbai. The fares are applicable for February, March and April. On most dates, the round-trip fare is $372, which is almost half of its competitors (Jet Airways and Etihad). … [Read more...] about [Deal Alert] Business Class fares from Abu Dhabi to India!
A Recap In the previous post (Part 1), I had covered the value of Etihad miles if used for upgrade (Economy->Business). The returns did not seem particularly lucrative for short-haul flights or connecting flights (with stopover in Abu Dhabi). In part 2 of the series, let … [Read more...] about Etihad Guest Redemptions – the ULTIMATE guide (Part 2)
An Introduction Enough and more has been written about Etihad – the “Residence” experience, its recent struggles towards profitability and the equity alliance it has built. That requires a separate post on its own. In this post, I will concentrate on the redemption opportunities … [Read more...] about Etihad Guest Redemption – the ULTIMATE guide (Part 1 of 3)
We finally have a date for the launch of the integrated Bonvoy program - February 13, 2019. This is when the elusive Category 8 will be launched (although not bookable until March 2019) and the peak and off-peak pricing comes in. Before this, I have enumerated some of the best … [Read more...] about Marriott Bonvoy Redemption Opportunities in Middle-East
One common attribute to all the countries in Middle-East is that they have large national carriers – Emirates, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, Oman Air etc. This makes searching for flight deals (especially non-stop) challenging. Here is a summary of some great flight deals … [Read more...] about [Deal Alert] Great flight deals in February in and out of the Middle-East