RENFE SALE: €25 o/w ticket for AVE and long-distance trains. Book from midnight tonight (24/08)!

Cross Spain by train for only €25! Spanish train operator RENFE announced 5th monthly sale to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its high-speed rail network AVE. I prepared a small Q&A and tips and tricks to help you get those tickets. Continue reading “RENFE SALE: €25 o/w ticket for AVE and long-distance trains. Book from midnight tonight (24/08)!”

Earn avios and get money-off on duty-free shopping: Cross benefits from Red by DUFRY and Iberia Plus

Probably the best and one of the very few duty-free loyalty programs – Red by DUFRY – just got better: now not only you save money when purchasing duty-free goods for simply being a member of Red by DUFRY, but you ALSO earn from 3 to 9 avios per each euro spent!

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Airport loyalty program review: Red by DUFRY

This lesser known loyalty program allows you to save money on duty-free purchases (from 5% to 10% off!) and to get extra benefits like lounge access, free taxi transfers to or from the various airports, money-off vouchers, discounts at airport cafes, taxis, hotels, etc. We reviewed the main benefits and elite levels of the program.  Continue reading “Airport loyalty program review: Red by DUFRY”

Tangible fruits of sharing economy

(Almost) free travel, hotels and food for everyone! Just bring a friend.

Sharing economy is booming. The likes of Uber and AirBnB are changing the way we commute and travel, creating great challenges for traditional market players and great joy for consumers. Indeed, for the average Joe Bloggs things are getting cheaper, more flexible, more competitive and diverse. Continue reading “Tangible fruits of sharing economy”

Taking taxi in Barcelona: survival guide

How to move around Catalan capital in comfort and almost for free? See our 7 taxi rules!

Yellow and black colour scheme of Barcelona taxis seems like a perfect mix of London’s black cabs and New York’s yellow taxis. They are a nice way to get from point A to point B. But there are a few things which you might want to know before you get into one of those. Continue reading “Taking taxi in Barcelona: survival guide”