• I booked and paid for multiple international trips when the double status credits offer became available (mid-Feb) only to find out in the last few days that some of these have to be cancelled as my conferences have been either postponed or will not take place.And sadly, most of the other trips w...

  • Airline Status vs Hotel Status

    Mar 25, 2019, 06:46 PM

    Originally Posted by ChrisCh One tip I have is that if you need to book hotels via third-parties (in ways that cause some chains to avoid giving points), Hyatt normally awards points and status on those third-party bookings, whereas programs like Hilton and Accor don't. For example, I recently b...

  • Airline Status vs Hotel Status

    Mar 25, 2019, 03:00 PM

    I've been a regular flyer for some 30 odd years and am currently lifetime gold and platinum with QF as well as platinum with United and on my way to platinum with Emirates.And as someone working in the trade press, I get a fair bit of my travels covered by clients or trade fairs. While the FF and...

  • As mentioned previously, you'll be struggling for time.Head to the lounge where your flight is boarding from and enjoy it.

  • Is there a special place called the Chairman's Lounge?I thought it was just a status, but shared the First Class lounge.