Packing and packing and packing…

Last month, @TheFrankFlyer and I went to Asia for an Easter break, visiting Bangkok and Singapore. While it was fabulous, the journey there and back was a little...complex. In order to get a combination of maximum reward points, but also keep prices down to a minimum, we had to "start" our booking in Milan. As the… Continue reading Packing and packing and packing…

I’ve booked a mileage run!

What madness is this? Booking a trip with the sole purpose of getting as many BA tier points as possible? Yes. This is my life now. I’m so comfortable with my BA Gold Status, that I’ll do whatever it takes to keep it. @TheFrankFlyer did a quick calculation of my (and his) airline miles status,… Continue reading I’ve booked a mileage run!

Flying Cathay Pacific, but not to Hong Kong…

Continuing my quest to fly "Fifth Freedom Routes", I flew Cathay Pacific to get me down to Singapore from Bangkok, despite visiting Hong Kong a few days earlier, I did not fly Cathay at the time and flew Sri Lankan Airlines, which was a great experience. I needed to fly back to Singapore to catch… Continue reading Flying Cathay Pacific, but not to Hong Kong…