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Avis offers for frequent flyers and a bonus status match

Avis offers for frequent flyers and a bonus status match

What’s the current Avis offers? We searched high and low for existing bonus Avis offers that benefit frequent flyers and found more than expected, as well as a new elite status match. From Air Canada to Qatar, you can earn extra miles or points with your next car hire (and often a discount on your rental cost) […]

Posted on October 28, 2016 by in Aeroplan, Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Avis / Hertz Car Rentals, Etihad Reviews & Etihad Guest, Qatar Airways

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HOT! Cheap flights to Europe from $425 RT inc. from the West Coast!

HOT! Cheap flights to Europe from $425 RT inc. from the West Coast!

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Europe? Grab an awesome fare later this year between many US airports and various European destinations from just $425 round-trip! The flights are with United or partners Air Canada and AA and most flights are $500+, but some are as cheap as $425. You need to be quick, as we […]

Posted on June 27, 2016 by in Aeroplan, American Airlines AAdvantage, Cheap flights, United Mileage Plus

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Up to 55,000 bonus Aeroplan miles when you convert from partner programs

Up to 55,000 bonus Aeroplan miles when you convert from partner programs

What’s the deal with bonus Aeroplan miles? Air Canada Aeroplan is currently offering members its biggest conversion bonus yet! You can earn up to 55,000 bonus Aeroplan miles when you convert your points from partner programs through April 18th, 2016. You can convert with various partners including Marriott Rewards, Starwood Preferred Guest and Hertz: The tiered […]

Posted on March 14, 2016 by in Aeroplan

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Cheap flights to Nairobi (NBO) from Chicago (ORD) $659.53 RT

Cheap flights to Nairobi (NBO) from Chicago (ORD) $659.53 RT

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Nairobi? How about a trip to Kenya’s Nairobi from Chicago for just $659.53 round-trip this fall – that’s only 4 cents per mile flown. For the sample dates October 4th to October 20th, 2016, flying with Air Canada and Turkish Airlines, we found current availability at this price: How do […]

Posted on March 10, 2016 by in Aeroplan, Cheap flights, Turkish Airlines Review

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Cheap flights to Abu Dhabi (AUH) from Washington (IAD) $570.16 RT

Cheap flights to Abu Dhabi (AUH) from Washington (IAD) $570.16 RT

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Abu Dhabi? How about a cheap fare from Washington DC to Abu Dhabi for just $570.16 round-trip? That’s only 4 cents per mile flown. For the sample dates February 3rd to February 9th, 2016, flying with Turkish Airlines, we found current availability at this price: You can also choose to fly from Washington (DCA) with […]

Posted on January 6, 2016 by in Aeroplan, Cheap flights, Turkish Airlines Review

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HOT! Cheap flights to Hong Kong (HKG) from Toronto (YYZ) $466.58 RT

HOT! Cheap flights to Hong Kong (HKG) from Toronto (YYZ) $466.58 RT

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Hong Kong? Check out this bargain fare to Hong Kong next fall from Toronto for just CAD $640.95 (US $466.58) round-trip – that’s an amazing 3 cents per mile! For the sample dates October 19th to October 26th, 2016, flying with Air Canada, we found current availability at this great price: Other available dates include September […]

Posted on December 13, 2015 by in Aeroplan, Cheap flights

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Cheap flights to Nairobi (NBO) from Washington, DC (DCA) $681.60 RT

Cheap flights to Nairobi (NBO) from Washington, DC (DCA) $681.60 RT

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Nairobi? You can grab a cheap fare on selected dates between Washington, DC and Nairobi for $681.60 round-trip – that’s just 5 cents per mile. For the sample dates November 19th to November 23rd, 2015, flying to NBO with Air Canada and Swiss, we found plenty of current availability: While you’re there, […]

Posted on October 22, 2015 by in Aeroplan, Cheap flights

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Air Canada flights can earn you up to 10,000 bonus Aeroplan miles per round-trip

Air Canada flights can earn you up to 10,000 bonus Aeroplan miles per round-trip

What’s the deal with Air Canada flights? Air Canada Aeroplan members can now earn bonus miles on international and domestic flights through December 13th, 2015. With the ‘Destination Bonus Event’ promotion, you can earn: 50% bonus Aeroplan miles per round-trip on select flights within Canada (Flex or Latitude fares) Double Aeroplan miles per round-trip on select flights within Canada (Business […]

Posted on September 27, 2015 by in Aeroplan

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Hilton Hotel fall stays can earn you triple miles with AAdvantage, MileagePlan, Aeroplan and more

Hilton Hotel fall stays can earn you triple miles with AAdvantage, MileagePlan, Aeroplan and more

What’s the deal with Hilton Hotel? Hilton HHonors members can earn triple miles from participating airlines with fall stays in participating Hilton properties in Latin America, the Caribbean and Canada. Stay at one of these participating hotels between now and December 31st, 2015 to earn triple miles. The participating loyalty programs include: Aeromexico’s Club Premier Air Canada’s Aeroplan Air Miles […]

Posted on September 2, 2015 by in Aeroplan, American Airlines AAdvantage, Best use of Alaska Mileage Plan miles, Hilton Honor, Lifemiles

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2,000 Aeroplan miles each time you stay with IHG Hotels

2,000 Aeroplan miles each time you stay with IHG Hotels

What’s the deal with Aeroplan miles? Starting from today, you can earn 4x Aeroplan miles – that’s 2,000 miles – on each IHG stay through December, 2015, up to a maximum of 10,500 bonus miles. Earn the bonus Aeroplan on qualifying stays at these IHG brands: InterContinental Hotels & Resorts InterContinental Alliance Resorts Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts Hotel Indigo Holiday […]

Posted on September 1, 2015 by in Aeroplan, IHG Rewards Club

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Air Canada promo -15% off between Abbotsford and Ontario, Quebec, Atlantic Canada and select destinations in South America

Air Canada promo -15% off between Abbotsford and Ontario, Quebec, Atlantic Canada and select destinations in South America

What’s the deal with the Air Canada promo? To celebrate the launch of the new route between Abbotsford and Toronto, Air Canada is giving you 15% off flights between Abbotsford and: Ontario Quebec Atlantic Canada Santiago Buenos Aires Sao Paulo Rio de Janeiro The offer is for travel between June 27th and October 12th, 2015 How do […]

Posted on May 14, 2015 by in Aeroplan

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Airfare Deals – Honolulu (HNL) to Vancouver (YVR) (or hidden city San Francisco SFO) $138 one-way / HNL to YVR $303 round-trip

Airfare Deals – Honolulu (HNL) to Vancouver (YVR) (or hidden city San Francisco SFO) $138 one-way / HNL to YVR $303 round-trip

(Picture courtesy of Babson) Here’s a couple of interesting deals, including a ‘hidden city’ flight to San Francisco from Honolulu. If you fly United Airlines, you can get hidden city ticketing; UA routes through San Francisco (SFO) or Los Angeles (LAX) to Vancouver (YVR). For this flight, the hidden city is San Francisco: Here’s a one-way cheap flight […]

Posted on April 16, 2015 by in Aeroplan, Cheap flights, United Mileage Plus

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Aeroplan 100 bonus miles – Keep your account active!

Aeroplan 100 bonus miles – Keep your account active!

WHAT’S THE DEAL? Sign up for emails from Home Hardware Stores and you’ll earn 100 bonus Aeroplan miles! HOW DO I GET THE DEAL? Sign up for emails here with your Aeroplan number and you’ll get 100 bonus points in your account. WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW? With Aeroplan, you need to stay active and have […]

Posted on March 29, 2015 by in Aeroplan

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My current favorite awards (mileage redemptions)

My current favorite awards (mileage redemptions)

Booking award tickets always seems to be a race against time because of miles devaluation and changes to award rules. Lots has changed since my last list of favorite mileage redemptions and flight awards.

Posted on December 19, 2014 by in Aeroplan, Air France/KLM Flying Blue, American Airlines AAdvantage, Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Best use of airberlin topbonus miles, Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios, Best use of Cathay Pacific / Asia Miles, Etihad Reviews & Etihad Guest, Krisflyer, Star Alliance Members, Starwood Hotels, Turkish Airlines Review, United Mileage Plus

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Air Canada to start Dubai and India routes

Air Canada to start Dubai and India routes

While the much lower prices for air fuel have not yet translated in lower ticket prices (although I think they will eventually), it has encouraged airline executives to make bold statements about new destinations with new planes (mostly the 787 kind). Air Canada has plans to fly directly to Dubai and India, as well as […]

Posted on December 17, 2014 by in Aeroplan

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Best use of American Express Membership Rewards for flights

Best use of American Express Membership Rewards for flights

Several readers have asked me what my recommendations are for their 'bulging' American Express Membership Rewards balances. Normally I'd say 'use up all your points for charges'! Just kidding – don't do that it's as it's normally really bad value if you have ANY interest in travel. Instead most of the redemptions below are based […]

Posted on September 4, 2014 by in Aeroplan, Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Delta Skymiles

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