Tag Archives: first class

Virgin America First Class Review

Virgin America First Class Review This past weekend I finally flew Virgin America First Class.  My route was SEA-SFO round trip.  I booked the flight back in November for 18,048 Elevate Points (+$11.20 taxes/fees).  I had booked the Four Seasons Silicon Valley for an amazing $35 and decided to try out Virgin America First Class… Read More »

JetBlue Mint LAX-FLL

JetBlue Mint I received a ton of JetBlue points through their points match promotion last summer (in addition to signing up for one of their credit cards).  I wanted to try out the JetBlue Mint product (their premium class product).  With an upcoming stay in Puerto Rico, I decided to get creative with my routing so… Read More »

Singapore Airlines A380 Suite Class SYD-SIN

Singapore Airlines A380 Suite Class SYD-SIN I booked my Singapore Airlines A380 Suite Class SYD-SIN back in April by first transferring Membership Rewards (Amex) points to Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer program.  The 7 hour and 20 minute flight from Sydney to Singapore (with an additional Suite Class flight SIN-HKG) cost 63,750 points plus fees of about $300.… Read More »

Australia with Miles and Points

I had an amazing time flying around the world on Alaska miles this past February for my birthday.  The news of Alaska’s doubling the cost of some partner airline redemptions, I decided it was time to plan my next big trip while my miles still had strong value.  I like to earn and burn miles… Read More »