Nov282017

2017 Hotel Points Value in 9 programs

Over the years in the points and miles blogosphere, several bloggers developed estimates for the average value of a frequent flyer mile and hotel loyalty point. ThePointsGuy.com posts a monthly update on the value of a mile and point in various loyalty programs. One Mile at a Time maintains a page of miles and points…

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Nov272017

LAX to Singapore $381 China Southern

China Southern has low fares from $381.13 round trip for Los Angeles – Singapore, $443 San Jose SJC – SIN and $459-$482 SFO-SIN. Similar $381 China Southern fares LAX-SIN were offered on October 31. Travel Departure Dates: January, April-May. SJC is discounted only for January dates. Orbitz.com ticket China Southern Airlines Los Angeles LAX –…

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Nov262017

Oakland to Barcelona $169 one-way Jan-March 2018

Level Airlines has $169.10 one way tickets flying Oakland to Barcelona, Spain and one way tickets from Barcelona to Oakland at $173 one way when purchased through the Spanish website. Travel departure dates: Select Wednesdays and Saturdays January through March 2018. Some dates are priced $190 and $210 one way. BCN to OAK $173 one…

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Nov252017

San Francisco changed since 2013

Before this week, my last hotel stay in San Francisco was December 2013. The price of hotels in San Francisco priced me out of that city. This Thanksgiving week we stayed at Hyatt Centric Fisherman’s Wharf and Best Western Cartwright Hotel at Union Square on reward nights. The city has changed in the four years…

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