Uber Mumbai just announced an INR 110 surcharge if you were taking an Uber to ride from Mumbai airport to anywhere in the city. As per them, this is a pass through of the charges that MIAL is levying on drivers to access the pick-up area.
Jet Airways’ JetPrivilege program is offering the opportunity to fly on redemption tickets for 50% of the usual cost of award tickets across India. This promotion is valid for tickets booked and flown till September 30, 2015.
Hyatt Gold Passport, the loyalty program of Hyatt Hotels offers a bonus of upto 150,000 Hyatt Gold Passport points to members for organising their weddings at Hyatt hotels. I received a princely sum of 90,000 for my wedding spend last month.
I recently went around West India taking some flights I did not need to take in the usual scheme of things. Here is how those flights helped me get requalified for my JetPrivilege Platinum status for another year!
American Express used to offer Altitude Lounges for customers of its cards issued by ICICI Bank & IndusInd Banks. Alternate arrangements have now been made as these empty lounges have finally been shuttered!
Myles, the self-drive car rental service from Carzonrent, is offering a 50% discount on hiring cars using their service. The promotional offer is valid till August 31, 2015. You can also get a voucher for another INR 500 off on your next ride.
St. Regis, the iconic luxury hospitality brand from Starwood is all set to launch next week in India with their first opening in Mumbai. The flag will replace the Palladium Hotel flag that has been in place over the past two years!
Hello Hello from under the sand! I’ve been gone 50 days or so. Not really. Time to welcome the new addition to the Live From A Lounge family!
Etihad Guest, the loyalty program of Etihad Airways, has been adjusted without notice to provide poorer value on Jet Airways redemptions across India. This change is specific to the Economy cabin redemptions, and for business class redemptions, the value increases.
Jet Airways is running a promotion through July 21, 2015 where you can earn bonus Tier points for all your flights through Q32015. You need to book directly with Jet Airways’ self booking channels, and help yourself to flying in July – September 2015. Easy way to get upgraded to an elite tier on Jet Airways.