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SAS has canceled more than 110 flights scheduled for Thursday May 21, 2015, due to still ongoing negotiations with its Norwegian and Swedish pilot unions (at the time of writing this).

SAS Strike

SAS has reached a collective bargaining agreements with half of its pilots. The today’s cancellations mainly affect flights operated by its Swedish and Norwegian based pilots. [click to continue…]

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Hilton HHonors has now launched its Summer Weekends sale for 2015 that is valid for stays May 22 – September 27, 2015. Between July 24 – August 31 some hotels will also offer midweek availability.

Hilton HHonors Europe Middle East Africa Summer Weekends Up To 35 Percent off Sale

The discount is up to 35% off of the Best Available Rate. The regular discount is up to 30% off but Hilton HHonors members get an additional 5% off at select hotels. [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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Whenever there is a natural disaster, many companies start sending out emails asking for members to donate points that these programs then convert to cash (at terrible rate) and donate to charity.

Whine Wednesdays Hyatt Nepal

This makes very little sense to the member due to the horrible conversion rate that the program uses. Hyatt is currently selling points at 1.71 cents each with up to 40% bonus (read more here) yet they are only willing to give 0.5 cents (71% less than what they collect when selling them) to the charity. [click to continue…]

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Hyatt has launched an up to 40% off Bed & Breakfast Flash Sale for stays at participating Southeast Asia hotels between May 22 – August 31, 2015.

Hyatt Gold Passport South East Asia Up To 40 Percent Off Flash Sale May 22 - August 31 2015

The offer is valid for bookings made between 10:01AM on May 19 to 10:59PM on May 21, 2015, Singaporean time (get your bookings in by tomorrow early if in Europe or Americas). [click to continue…]

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Le Club Accorhotels has Advantage Plus 10% savings program for stays in the Asia-Pacific and separate Ibis Business Card that comes with Gold status + Ibis related discount benefits.

Le Club Accorhotels Ibis Business Card

Le Club Accorhotels member that signs up and pays either 75 or 90 euros (VAT is payable in certain countries) will get Gold status and 10% discount off of Ibis, Ibis Budget and Ibis Styles stays + restaurant expenses. [click to continue…]