Fine Hotels & Resorts is one of the jewels in American Express’ travel crown for Platinum cardholders, offering unique benefits at a range of luxury hotels worldwide. Here are some examples of how FHR works.
Velocity Frequent Flyer and EnergyAustralia have launched a partnership, offering bonus points and vouchers to both new and existing customers of the utility company.
If you have Gold status or above with any other hotel program, then Hilton Honors is offering to match it at the equivalent level.
IHG is offering an 80% bonus for purchasing IHG Rewards points, which is below average compared to previuous points promotions, and can be redeemed for cheaper nights at InterContinental, Crowne Plaza and other IHG hotels.
This lounge has beautiful features, tasty food and fast wifi, but it can get crowded in mornings when there are a lot of business travellers departing on international flights. Plus, a list of which Amex cards will get you access.
American Express offering new Platinum Edge applicants 5,000 bonus Membership Rewards points, no annual fee on the first year and a $200 flight credit.
Skywards doesn’t offer many good value redemption options or an easy way to redeem on partner airlines. However, if you do find yourself with a substantial Skywards balance, you’ll find some good value redemptions on Emirates, Qantas and Japan Airlines Business Class flights in Australia, New Zealand and Asia.
Etihad offers the ability to top up 25% of your award flight using cash instead of miles, reducing the amount of points you need (but increasing the cost). This option is priced well though, so may make sense in some circumstances.
Making a decision about which car rental company will earn you the most frequent flyer points will depend on where your allegiance lies and your status within the frequent flyer programs. We cut through all the information to give you the easy answer.
This shared alliance-wide lounge is spacious and light-filled, with above-average food and drink options, tarmac views and fast wifi – worth spending time in, if you have some to kill.
Kaligo runs a number of bonus points or miles offers across a large range of loyalty programs. Here are the offers for March.
Qatar Airways is a great option to target using Asia Miles, Qantas Points and AAdvantage miles, and will become an even more attractive prospect with the introduction of its updated Business Class product from mid-2017.
The two sister Amex Offers and Amex Connect programs entitle cardholders to discounts and savings by crediting users’ accounts when eligible purchases are made.