Fairmont Hotels in North and Central America have launched a 40% off sale that comes with double points for Accor Live Limitless (ALL) members.
You must book by November 30, and the offer is valid for stays through March 14, 2021.
American Airlines has launched a new Cyber Sale offer to buy AAdvantage miles with up to 50% discount through November 30, 2020.
The number of miles a member can buy before any bonuses are capped at 150,000 per calendar year, but American has increased it to 200,000 for the duration of this sale. The account that purchases or receives the miles must have been open for a minimum of 30 days.
Omni has launched a free night offer for some Select Guest members who consume two nights between November 27 – December 31, 2020.
Eligible Select Guest members earn the free night certificate available for use January 1 – February 28, 2021.
In an unprecedented move for the airline, Qantas has launched a Gold (maps to Oneworld Sapphire) Fast Track offer that comes with status and lounge access for 90 days.
Fast tracked members need to earn 100 Status Credits within 90 days to keep the tier (for a year – I assume).
It is always nice when you earn many points for your stay, even when some of those should be prorated.
I had my 60th Hilton night (some doubled) this past Sunday and the stay posted on Tuesday to my account with 43,202 points!
Alitalia and Delta have teamed up with Rome’s airport and will start offering quarantine free flights between Atlanta (ATL) and Fiumicino (FCO) airports that require three covid tests.
Passengers that take one of the flights and test negative can forgo the mandatory quarantine in Italy for US arrivals. Passengers, however, must meet the Schengen entry requirements.
The former CEO of Thai Airways, Mr. Wallop Bhukkanasut, was sentenced to two years in jail for failing to pay excess luggage charges.
He had been shopping in Japan with his wife and had combined 300 kilos of luggage. The now ex-CEO had asked/ordered the Thai Airways check-in staff in Narita to forgo the charges by manually changing the bags’ weight.
Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to British Airways and their basic season premium economy instant purchase round trip fares between Paris (CDG/ORY), France and New York (JFK/EWR), USA.
Southwest Airlines has launched a new Cyber Sale for buying Rapid Rewards points at 45% off through Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The sale ends on November 30, 2020.
You can buy 60,000 Rapid Rewards points in a transaction, which is also the daily maximum. Southwest doesn’t limit the number of points you can purchase in a calendar year.