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Marriott MegaBonus 2016: Get a free night for 2 nights and more…

Marriott has kicked of 2016 by announcing their first promotion for the year, the Marriott MegaBonus 2016. This time around, the promotion only unveils the first part of the promotion, where you get a free night certificate for Cat 1-5 hotels on completing two stays. There is more…

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My 2015 Indian Credit Cards Mileage Earning Strategy

Credit Cards play a huge role in earning miles in the current scenario around India. Here are all the credit cards I am spending on currently, along with my rationale for each of the credit cards. Have a look.

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Jet Airways’ meal pre-ordering service does not work, no really!

If there is one wish I have in this lifetime, that is Jet Airways fixing its meal services. However, this post is not about that, but about their recently launched meal pre-ordering service. In December, Jet Airways’ started to offer meal pre-ordering for their premium cabin passengers, flying on international flights.  As per Jet Airways, you can pick a meal from the options offered online between 60 days to 2 days out. I was booked to fly with them in January to Vietnam on their newly introduced flight to Ho Chi Minh City, in Business Class. So, I decided to take a spin on this meal service. Over many days, I selected meals, however nothing stuck on the ticket. Every time…

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PointsHound launches mobile bookings & offers 1,000 miles bonus

PointsHound, the hotel booking website which awards you miles to book via their service, has just launched a mobile website, and they are offering 1,000 bonus miles for making your first booking via the mobile website on a cellphone/tablet by December 2, 2013.   As per PointsHound, travellers will have access to all of the online-booking features traditionally found on PointsHound.com, including international currency choices and Big Earnings and Double Up rates, in addition to exclusive mobile-enabled services. They are also launching a premium Concierge Service to expedite the arrival experience on all reservations booked on the site at more than 150,000 properties around the globe. Users can check in, check out, request preferred rooms, receive last-minute upgrade offers and even receive status…

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Jet Airways gets a new CEO: Gary Kenneth Toomey

Jet Airways, which is in the midst of setting up a strategic alliance with Etihad Airways at the moment, has gone ahead and appointed Gary Kenneth Toomey as their new CEO. Just last week, their CEO for five years, Nikos Kardassis had resigned and it was being reported for a while that Gary was the frontrunner for this position for a while. Gary, who has been a CEO at Air New Zealand, and before that the deputy CEO & CFO at Qantas, has a track record in domestic and international airline management, and I hope he’ll be able to work on the integration of Etihad and Jet Airways well, and lead its international expansion going forward. For me as a…

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