In order to help other frequent flyers, milez.biz invites you to share your knowledge about award flights you have redeemed. Generally we're looking for any information that will help someone who is interested in booking an award flight from San Francisco to Paris (or vice versa) with ShebaMiles (Ethiopian) / Star Alliance.
Valuable information includes any of the following:
Availability: Was it easy to find seats?
Overall experience: Were you satisfied with the overall award experience?
Surcharges and fees: How much cash did you have to spend for your "free" flight?
Stopovers: Did you fly direct or did your award include stop overs?
Would you recommend spending air miles for this trip?
Are there any links to other online resources about this award?
Any specific strategies to score the coveted award.