Tag Archive: Cathay Pacific (CX)

Synchrony Cathay Pacific Credit Card Review (2019.10 Update: 40k Offer)

Cathay Pacific (CX) Visa Signature Card Review 2019.10 Update: The new offer is 40k now. 2019.7 Update: The new offer is 50k, and the spending requirement is a bit high. Offer expires on 2019.9.30. Application Link Synchrony Cathay Pacific Credit Card Benefits 40k offer: earn 40,000 Asia Miles after spending $3,000 within the first 90 days. Earn 2 Asia Miles per $1 spent…
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It’s Back! Cathay Pacific’s Business Class Award Again Bookable With Partners Miles

The award chart of AsiaMiles, Cathay Pacific’s loyalty program, underwent a drastic change in last month and the new chart went into effect on June 22nd. Since then, there have been lots of “glitches” in the system. For example, one major concern is that partners (e.g. AA, AS, and etc) cannot access Cathay’s saver-level business class award. Below is a screenshot…
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(Arguably) the best transcon first class in North America: Cathay Pacific CX888 YVR-JFK Review

Cathay Pacific has a daily Fifth-Freedom Flight between Vancouver, Canada (YVR) and New York (JFK). Operated by a Boeing 777-300ER in four-cabin configuration, this flight brings a true first class product to the North America transcon market. The only other airline consistently offering first class on this market is American Airlines, with its unique 321T transcon aircraft. The AA 321T…
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Which Cathay Pacific First Class Lounge at HKG should you visit: The Pier or The Wing?

Forewords Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Airways (rightfully) prides herself on an industry-leading first class product both in the air and on the ground. There are many well-written Cathay’s First Class reports out there on the web, so in this post I will focus on one important aspect of ground experiences: airport lounges. The last thing HKG—Cathay’s home airport—is devoid of is lounges….
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