Is it worth chasing Marriott Bonvoy Gold status?

In the past 3 years I have averaged around 28 nights per year in hotel rooms spread across mostly independent hotels, with some Hilton, SPG and Accor properties thrown in the mix. Up until now, I’ve never fully committed to any hotel loyalty programme and instead have booked with hotel websites directly or via Hotels.com. Staying around 30 nights per year with one chain would … Continue reading Is it worth chasing Marriott Bonvoy Gold status?

Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer vs Velocity Frequent Flyer for Australian travellers

If you’re travelling regularly on domestic flights within Australia with Virgin Australia and taking some international trips with their partner Singapore Airlines, you may be wondering which is the better frequent flyer program to pick: Velocity Frequent Flyer or KrisFlyer. Well, both are solid programs and your selection will likely depend on your circumstances and preferences. We plan to explore the key differences between the … Continue reading Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer vs Velocity Frequent Flyer for Australian travellers

Register with Velocity for your share of 25 million Velocity Points

Velocity Frequent Flyer is running another points giveaway that sees a total of 25 million Velocity Points shared between all members who book an eligible Virgin Australia flight by 25 January 2019. To participate in this offer, simply register on the Velocity Frequent Flyer website. Eligible bookings include Virgin Australia flights or Virgin Australia Holidays packages for travel between now and 31 June 2019. Ensure … Continue reading Register with Velocity for your share of 25 million Velocity Points