Star Alliance

Which Star Alliance programmes offer the easiest route to elite status (Gold)?

Mr Brightside, our anonymous points and miles expert, is something of an elite status junkie. Since British Airways Executive Club makes it almost TOO easy, he occasionally turns his thoughts towards the Star Alliance. I recently looked at the various options for earning miles when flying on Star Alliance airlines….

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Status matching – what is it and how to do it? – Part 1 Airlines

Status matching is available for both airline and hotel status and can be extremely useful way to get benefits for a particular trip or if you are changing your long term travel pattern. If you have status in one frequent traveller program you can often leverage this to get similar status…