British Airways Avios Devaluation as of 4/28/15

New Avios Award Chart

Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet?   British Airways Avios are (used to be?) one of my favorite points/miles currencies. You get access to the Oneworld Alliance of airlines, … [Read more...]

Get an Amazon Prime Discount Today Only!

Amazon Prime Discount

Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet?   I have an Amazon Prime membership because my family buys quite a few things from Amazon every year. The free and two-day shipping is great, … [Read more...]

Award Flights to India Are Now Easier to Search and Book

New route from YYZ-DEL has decent availability in both cabins.

Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet?   India is a very popular travel destination and there are quite a few ways to get there. You can use miles on Star Alliance, Oneworld, and even … [Read more...]

Results of the Third Annual Travel Summary Awards!

Travel Summary Awards 2014

Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet?   Voting ended last week, the votes have been tallied, and the results are in! Below are the final results of the Third Annual Travel Summary … [Read more...]

Reminder: Last Day to Vote in Third Annual Travel Summary Awards!

Travel Summary Awards 2014

A quick reminder that voting for the Third Annual Travel Summary Awards ends tonight at midnight Pacific time. More people have voted this year than ever before, and the results thus far are … [Read more...]

Starwood Program Updates

SPG Double Play

Starwood Hotels' SPG program is one of my favorite hotel programs, and I've had top-tier Platinum status the last few years because of that. Although I've had some difficulties with them in the past, … [Read more...]

Le Meridien Fairway Dubai Review

Le Meridien Fairway Dubai Review

Trip Report: UAE in the Summer Review: Star Alliance First Class Lounge LAX Etihad First Class Review LAX-AUH (Los Angeles to Abu Dhabi) Review: Ajman Saray, A Luxury Collection Resort Le … [Read more...]

Ajman Saray Review – An SPG Luxury Collection Resort in the UAE

Ajman Saray Review

Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet? Trip Report: UAE in the Summer Review: Star Alliance First Class Lounge LAX Etihad First Class Review LAX-AUH (Los Angeles to Abu … [Read more...]

The Third Annual Travel Summary Awards!

Travel Summary Awards 2014

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The Private Room Review (Singapore Airlines’ Private First Class Lounge at SIN)

The Private Room Review

Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet?   Introduction: Around the World in First Class Singapore Airlines Suites on the A380 LAX-NRT (Los Angeles to Tokyo) ANA Business Class … [Read more...]