Langham Hotels is a small hotel chain with 22 hotels globally and presences in Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland, London and Hong Kong. Points earn rates are good, and status is simple to achieve. This is how their loyalty program works.
Knowing how to navigate the world of hotel bookings for maximum return (points, cash, status and/or benefits) is a minefield, and is hard to get your head around at the best of times. Let’s try and demystify it and lay out some basic ways to earn rewards from your hotel stays.
This easy trick will save you time when you call up Amex Travel to book your free annual Air New Zealand return flight, one of the best perks of the Amex Platinum Edge card.
Learn how ‘forcing a stopover’ can bring you substantial savings when booking your next trip with cash.
In this guide, we explain why you’ll save big money flying into the UK and out of another European country rather than the other way round, why Kiwi travellers pay less than Aussies, and how to be savvy in reducing the cost of your trip if you have flexibility in where you fly from (or to).
Go behind the scenes of the elusive mileage broker businesses, where you can sell all of your miles to a broker who gets full control of your account, and buy miles from another who runs over 500 frequent flyer accounts.
This may seem blatantly obvious, but one of the first things you’ll need to do when looking at earning points, so you can spend them most effectively in future, is deciding who, what, when, where […]
Planning a holiday is fun, but can also get quite stressful when having to take external things into account. Planning ahead for anything is good sense- planning ahead for a Business or First Class Award […]
This post is the next in the series looking at the fundamentals of using your points – how to get the most value from them and ensure they are used effectively. It’s worth understanding that […]