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A LoyaltyLobby reader forwarded me a link to an article on Thai/Asia based Coconuts website that was reporting that Bangkok’s entertainment venues are again under midnight curfew for few weeks.

Coconuts Bangkok nightlife said to be on midnight curfew until further notice

When the military junta displaced the elected government last year, Bangkok was under curfew and dry in the evenings for few weeks (I was in the city at the time). [click to continue…]

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SPG releases its weekly Hot Escapes every Wednesday. This is a selection of hotels around the world that are discounted anywhere from 20% (sometimes up to 70% off) + an additional 5% off for SPG members.

SPG Hot Escapes

The hotel listing has the lowest member prices for the next 6 weeks. The availability and the price can vary from date to date. [click to continue…]

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Norwegian put out a press release late on Tuesday announcing that more than 35,000 passengers in Norway, Sweden and Denmark will be affected by the strike on Wednesday by pilots.

Norwegian Strike March 4 2015

The airline and its pilots were unable to reach an agreement and the pilot strike that started over the weekend was going to expand to all pilots based on Norway, Sweden and Denmark on Wednesday. [click to continue…]

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British Airways emailed an account update yesterday that had interesting update about HBO (Hand Baggage Only) fares that had allowed elite members to choose their seats without charge.

British Airways HBO Update

This all is changing for bookings made from March 26, 2015. British Airways will allocate seats when the check in opens unless the passengers wishes to pay for the privilege of selecting a seat. [click to continue…]