The only thing I love more than collecting miles and points is a white Christmas. We have been travelling for Christmas every year since 2012. However, it is also a time when flight fares and hotel rates skyrocket! Usually, a luxury trip is out of bounds for me. But the following … [Read more...] about [Trip Review] Luxury Trip to Swiss Alps at Economy Prices!
The Offer Standard Chartered – one of the leading international banks in UAE – is offering an iPhone XR upon spending a certain amount in about 6 months. Here is a link to the offer: https://www.sc.com/ae/promotions/apple-iphone/ This doesn’t appear to be the targeted … [Read more...] about [UAE Deal Alert] Win a free iPhone XR upon minimum spend with Standard Chartered Credit Cards
If you have traveled enough within Europe, you would likely have a love-hate relationship with Ryanair. Sure, the fares are incredible, but every time I am in one of those planes, I wonder when they would start charging for using lavatories :) Last year, around the same time, … [Read more...] about [DEAL Alert] Incredible fares out of Amman, Jordan through Ryanair!
Airlines the world over are notorious for idiosyncratic pricing – something that baffles me a lot. Vagary No. 1 – More kilometers = Less Price Dubai airport is the undisputed king of hub-and-spoke model. In 2018, passenger traffic in Dubai was ~90 million. A sizable number was … [Read more...] about The vagaries of Middle-Eastern Airlines!
Hello and welcome to my blog. I have followed multiple travel and credit card blogs in several geographies. However, this is my first attempt at writing one. I had moved to Dubai in 2017 and being the points and miles freak I am, I was rather surprised not to find a forum that … [Read more...] about Introduction to Points and Miles in the Middle-East