Excellent Swiss First Class Fares From London to North America

Swiss’ first-class product is one of the more exclusive in the world, as not everyone can purchase an award ticket to sit in the esteemed cabin — you have to be a Miles & More Senator in order to be eligible. In addition, revenue tickets also tend to be very pricey, but now there’s some pretty…

75,000 Bonus Hyatt Points, Discounted SPG Awards, New Airline Routes and More

Each Saturday, we round up news stories that you may have missed from the week before, including several that already appeared on The Points Guy, and some more that we haven’t covered yet. If you’re an avid TPG reader, scroll down for the new stuff. Here’s the top miles, points and travel news you may have missed this week:…

Review: Swiss (777-300ER) Business Class from Zurich to Montreal

TO THE POINT: Swiss offers a solid in-flight experience with its new flagship, the 777-300ER. The pros: new seats in all three cabins, good food and in-flight Wi-Fi. The cons: underwhelming service, some seats are (much) better than others. I had a very pleasant trip from Dubai to New York (via Zurich) on Swiss’ A330…

A Complete Tour of Swiss’ 777-300ER: First, Business and Economy

Swiss recently began operating a fantastic new plane on flights from Zurich to Los Angeles, Montreal, Bangkok and Hong Kong, with flights to Miami, San Francisco and Singapore coming soon. The airline’s 777-300ER offers a refreshed (and much improved) first-class cabin, an updated business-class cabin and a fresh, but fairly claustrophobic economy cabin, with seats arranged…

Review: Swiss Senator and Business Lounges ZRH (E Gates)

TO THE POINT: Swiss finally has airport lounges to be proud of, located in an otherwise barren part of the airport near the long-haul international gates. The pros: a bar with 120 whiskies, live cooking stations, relaxation areas, a huge balcony and more. The cons: far from the main terminal, these new lounges are located…

All the Planes You Need to See from the 2016 Farnborough Air Show

The Farnborough Air Show is a week-long display of all the latest and greatest in commercial and military aviation. The Show is held every two years at Farnborough Airport just outside London. TPG Editor-in-Chief Zach Honig was on site checking out all the show had to offer. Here’s a recap of the top stories from…

Deal Alert: New York to Gothenburg from $293 Round-Trip

Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend that you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency, such as Orbitz, which allows you to cancel flights without penalty by 11pm Eastern Time within one day of booking. Remember: Fares may disappear quickly, so book right away and take advantage…

Review: Swiss (777-300ER) First Class from Zurich to Los Angeles

Following a brief connecting flight from London City Airport (LCY) to Zurich (ZRH), TPG Contributor J.P. got a chance to test out Swiss’ brand new Boeing 777-300ER first-class product on a flight from Zurich to Los Angeles (LAX). Here’s his review. (All photos are by the author). After recently flying in first class from San Francisco to Zurich…