Air Asia Suspends Mauritius

Air Asia has unfortunately suspended its new Kuala Lumpur to Mauritius route, stopping bookings as of 26 March. The route was started in October with great anticipation, representing Air Asia’s first route to Africa from its hub in Kuala Lumpur. The airline has said that the change is due to more efficient operations and aircraft Read more about Air Asia Suspends Mauritius[…]

Cathay Pacific Business Class Rates Have Come Down A Lot

Cathay Pacific used to have notoriously high rates for their business and first class. While almost every other airline seems to have sales and other periodic discounts, Cathay would maintain its high rates. This would be ridiculous at times, with a roundtrip flight from Singapore to New York, for example, would be thousands of dollars more Read more about Cathay Pacific Business Class Rates Have Come Down A Lot[…]

Beware: Transfers Over 12 Hours on Saudia Require A Transit Visa

I came across the following fare the other day and was *very* tempted to book this. I mean, really, S$1120 for a roundtrip ticket in business class to Cairo? What a steal! What made me pause was the 23 hour 5 minute layover on the way back. Based on One Mile at a Time’s review Read more about Beware: Transfers Over 12 Hours on Saudia Require A Transit Visa[…]

Norwegian Adds Nonstop Flights from London Gatwick to Singapore

Norwegian is adding non-stop flights from its hub in London’s Gatwick airport to Singapore this Fall. It will initially be operated as a 4 weekly service, increasing to 5 weekly flights this winter. This will be Norwegian’s second route in east Asia, following its Oslo, Copenhagen, and Stockholm to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi flights. This is just Read more about Norwegian Adds Nonstop Flights from London Gatwick to Singapore[…]

Hotel Review: Conrad Manila

The new Conrad is the first Hilton property in the Philippines and is located in the Pasay area of the city. For those who do not know Manila, Pasay is not the usual area to find luxury hotels in Manila. Most are located in Makati, there are a few located in Bonifacio Global City, but Read more about Hotel Review: Conrad Manila[…]

UOB Offers New Bank Account That Earns Krisflyer Miles

UOB is offering a new kind of bank account and debit card Krisflyer earning possibility. Together with Krisflyer, you will earn more depending on the amount you have in your account with them. If you hold a large balance in your account, you can earn up to 5.4 Krisflyer miles for every s$1 spent, which Read more about UOB Offers New Bank Account That Earns Krisflyer Miles[…]

The New Asiana A350 Is Beatiful

Asiana is expecting to take delivery of its A350 soon (within April) and oh, wow, do they look beautiful. The A350 is a beautiful plane and the Asiana livery is stunning. Put them together and you have one incredible looking plane. These planes will initially be operating short-haul routes to Hong Kong and Manila, starting Read more about The New Asiana A350 Is Beatiful[…]