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CX Fanfares by Cathay Pacific

Two nice long-haul destination picks for the CX fanfares this week! Chicago and Frankfurt are great picks and if the dates work out, I’d suggest you book them ASAP. Deals go live at 8am....

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The Top Casinos in Macau

Given that Macau is packed with casinos that can compete with any in Las Vegas, it can be hard to know which ones you should visit while you are there. These are some of...

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Fanfares CX Sep 16

Fanfares from Cathay Pacific are a total bust this week. Nothing compelling, and not even one destination is sold out yet as of midnight the next day. Take a look below and see if...

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Macau Golden Autumn Flash Sale 40% off

Sands Cotai Central is offering a Golden Autumn flash sale ending in a little over 2 days. If you have plans to be in Macau, you might want to book your room now as...

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Cheung Chau Ferry

Cheung Chau is one of Hong Kong’s many outlying islands. It’s about a 35-55 minute ferry ride from Central, depending if you take the fast or ordinary ferry. Ferry schedule available here and below. Last...

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Delay Compensation under EU Reg (EC) No. 261/2004

I love getting delayed when departing from Europe! Europe has such strict rules regarding delays, (that are non-weather related,) that they pay out huge amounts of money, particularly for long-distance flights. Once I was delayed...

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CX fanfares released today

Today’s CX fanfares are back to normal after last week’s $100 promotional debacle. Most of the travel is starting later this week or in November, traditional slow travel times of the year. My picks...

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Prepaid SIM Card Guide for Visitors

Prepaid SIM cards are prevalent in Hong Kong and other countries throughout Asia. Here is a quick primer on what you need to know when visiting HK, Asia, or any other country utilizing prepaid...