The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel stories that interested me on a daily basis. I don’t have time to write about them in length, but picked some of the best below. It’s a shortcut to find out what’s going on without reading dozens of travel blogs to get the best info. Today’s highlights are Cheap Flights to Hong Kong and More Marriott/SPG Merger Tips!
Featured image courtesy of The Unaccompanied Flyer, Max Prosperi.
In Case You Missed It
Have you ever thought to yourself: “Hmm…I wonder what the view must be like from the bottom of a LearJet?” Well, you’re in luck.
One of my favorite donut spots is Voodoo Doughnuts in Denver!
Points and miles can get you way more than flights, nights or gear. One of my best SPG redemptions was when my wife and scored a suite for the Billy Joel concert at Wrigley Field.
If you’re interested in maximizing your spend and earning, there’s a lot of great events out there to meet people and learn more! FTU is coming to DC and I’ll be speaking – grab a ticket with my discount code!
Jeanne from Le Chic Geek shared great tips on keeping safe and avoiding pickpockets while traveling on our latest episode of Miles to Go.
This Week’s Best Travel Deals
Don’t you love when you can get flights AND hotel together for less than flights alone? Fly London – Dubai RT in Premium Economy AND get three nights in five-star hotels like the JW Marriott and The Conrad starting at £595.
The fare sales to China keep coming: the latest is San Francisco – Hong Kong from $347 RT. Hong Kong Airlines long haul fleet consists fully of the new A350 – so economy can’t be all that bad for that price?
And even more cheap flights to China: If Economy isn’t your thing, but you’re on a budget then grab this deal for Premium Economy on Singapore Airlines. Same route as above, San Francisco – Hong Kong for just $1,185 RT.
It’s almost like Christmas morning when Jen from Deals We Love posts her latest update All Deals In One Spot posts!
The Best of the Rest
Swimming at the airport? Awesome.
Air New Zealand is adding more routes to the US with non stop service to Auckland coming soon to Chicago O’Hare. Curious about the Business Class service on one of the top rated airlines in the world? Here’s a review of their Business Premiere product Los Angeles -Auckland.
Summer from Mommy Points continues to find ways to ensure you’re maximizing your spend through the SPG/Marriott program merger this August.
Ummm…it’s raining engine parts in Japan? Excuse me?
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