Jan282019

Hyatt buy points 30% bonus to Feb 22

World of Hyatt members can buy points with 30% bonus points through February 22, 2019 when buying 5,000 or more points. This reduces the purchase price from $24.00 per 1,000 points to $18.46 per 1,000 points. Members can buy up to 55,000 bonus points in a calendar year and bonus points do not count toward…

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Jan282019

Aegean, Asiana and Turkish Airlines Star Alliance Gold qualification requirements compared

Aegean, Asiana and Turkish Airlines are three Star Alliance member frequent flyer programs with more favorable conditions for earning Star Alliance Gold elite membership on deep discount economy fares compared to the high spend requirements necessary for United Mileage Plus elite qualification. Last week I ticketed Aegean/Olympic and SAS Scandinavian Airlines flights in February and…

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Jan252019

SFO/SJC to Brussels $355-$390 AA or DL

San Francisco or San Jose to Brussels round trip tickets are priced from $355 to $390 for travel departures from Mid-February to early May. Low fares return again in September. Ticket prices are mid-$400s to low $500s for late May and early June departures. These ticket prices are available with Oneworld and SkyTeam airline partners…

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Jan232019

SFO to Zurich $322 Oneworld Feb-May, Sep-Dec

Oneworld airlines offer flights from San Francisco to Zurich as low as $322 round trip for travel Sunday-Tuesday outbound for departures late February to early May and then again from early September into December 2019. This is a carry on only Economy Light fare. There are many flight options with American Airlines and British Airways.…

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