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Get $100 off your first BLADE helicopter transfer flight!

Get $100 off your first BLADE helicopter transfer flight!

The new partnership between Delta and BLADE… We recently let you know that BLADE, the digitally powered short-distance aviation company, has exclusively partnered with Delta Air Lines for on-demand airport transfers between JFK and Manhattan via helicopter. Read on to see how you can get a whopping $100 off your first flight! At just a 5-minute journey, helicopter […]

Posted on May 24, 2017 by in Delta Skymiles

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Your Lyft rides now earn you Delta SkyMiles

Your Lyft rides now earn you Delta SkyMiles

What’s the deal with Lyft rides earning you SkyMiles? Lyft has today announced that they’ve partnered with Delta Air Lines and you can now earn SkyMiles with every ride. Whether you use Lyft Line, Classic, Plus or Premier, you’ll earn 1 mile for each dollar spent on your rides. Plus for a limited time only, until August […]

Posted on May 17, 2017 by in Delta Skymiles, Lyft Promo Code

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$100 discount on your first BLADE helicopter transfer flight!

$100 discount on your first BLADE helicopter transfer flight!

The new partnership between Delta and BLADE… We recently let you know that BLADE, the digitally powered short-distance aviation company, has exclusively partnered with Delta Air Lines for on-demand airport transfers between JFK and Manhattan via helicopter. Read on to see how you can get a whopping $100 off your first flight! At just a 5-minute journey, helicopter […]

Posted on May 17, 2017 by in Delta Skymiles

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$100 off your first BLADE helicopter transfer flight!

$100 off your first BLADE helicopter transfer flight!

The new partnership between Delta and BLADE… We recently let you know that BLADE, the digitally powered short-distance aviation company, has exclusively partnered with Delta Air Lines for on-demand airport transfers between JFK and Manhattan via helicopter. Read on to see how you can get a whopping $100 off your first flight! At just a 5-minute journey, helicopter […]

Posted on May 10, 2017 by in Delta Skymiles

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Get $100 off your first BLADE helicopter transfer flight!

Get $100 off your first BLADE helicopter transfer flight!

The new partnership between Delta and BLADE… We recently let you know that BLADE, the digitally powered short-distance aviation company, has exclusively partnered with Delta Air Lines for on-demand airport transfers between JFK and Manhattan via helicopter. Read on to see how you can get a whopping $100 off your first flight! At just a 5-minute journey, helicopter […]

Posted on May 3, 2017 by in Delta Skymiles

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BLADE and Delta have now partnered for on-demand helicopter transfers in New York. Plus get $100 off your first BLADE flight!

BLADE and Delta have now partnered for on-demand helicopter transfers in New York. Plus get $100 off your first BLADE flight!

The new partnership between Delta and BLADE… BLADE, the digitally powered short-distance aviation company, has now exclusively partnered with Delta Air Lines for on-demand airport transfers between JFK and Manhattan via helicopter. At just a 5-minute journey, helicopter transfer is the fastest way to travel between JFK Airport and Manhattan, and now Delta customers can easily get […]

Posted on April 26, 2017 by in Delta Skymiles

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New Delta SkyMiles Shopping bonus (plus bonus SkyMiles and $25 off Airbnb stay)

New Delta SkyMiles Shopping bonus (plus bonus SkyMiles and $25 off Airbnb stay)

Here’s two bonus SkyMiles offers, including details of the new Delta Air Lines and Airbnb partnership. What’s the deal with the Delta SkyMiles Shopping bonus? The Delta SkyMiles Shopping portal just launched its annual ‘Holiday Bonus’ campaign, where you can earn bonus miles with your shopping through December 9th, 2016. In addition to the standard […]

Posted on December 1, 2016 by in $40 off AirbBnB, Delta Skymiles

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Earn 10k in miles for each Delta Amex referral, up to 55,000 bonus SkyMiles

Earn 10k in miles for each Delta Amex referral, up to 55,000 bonus SkyMiles

What’s the deal with 10k in miles for each Delta Amex referral? American Express Delta SkyMiles cardmembers usually earn bonus miles for referring your friends, but it’s doubled right now, so you get 10,000 bonus SkyMiles for each approved referral rather than 5,000. The offer page also states that the referred friends will receive an elevated welcome bonus, […]

Posted on November 25, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Delta Skymiles

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Featured – Another Delta Sweet Double – 127,000 miles with two limited-time credit card offers – and here is what we would do with it

Featured – Another Delta Sweet Double – 127,000 miles with two limited-time credit card offers – and here is what we would do with it

Please note – this post is pinned to the home page – scroll down for new posts. American Express continues to impress us with its limited-time offers; again, they have chosen two Delta SkyMiles mileage-earning cards – the Platinum Delta Skymiles® Credit Card from American Express and the Gold Delta Skymiles® Business Credit Card from American […]

Posted on October 5, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Delta Skymiles

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Why is it still so hard to book an award with Delta Skymiles? And why Flying Blue saves the day

Why is it still so hard to book an award with Delta Skymiles? And why Flying Blue saves the day

Delta has been busy devaluing their award chart and, at the same time, making it harder to earn miles by flying. All those actions should free up the reservations department for those tricky Skymiles redemptions – isn’t that what you’d expect? American Airlines always had great agents when making complicated award bookings (just don’t try […]

Posted on September 1, 2016 by in Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Delta Skymiles

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HOT! Cheap flights to Taipei (TPE) and Seoul (ICN) from US cities from just $381 RT

HOT! Cheap flights to Taipei (TPE) and Seoul (ICN) from US cities from just $381 RT

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Taipei (TPE) and Seoul (ICN)? You can fly between select major US cities and Asia later this year from a fantastic $381 round-trip between August and December – that’s from just 3 cents per mile flown! The cheapest flights seem to be with United between Seattle and Taipei from $381 return, but you can fly […]

Posted on July 19, 2016 by in Cheap flights, Delta Skymiles, United Mileage Plus

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HOT! Cheap flights to Hong Kong (HKG) from US cities from just $340 RT

HOT! Cheap flights to Hong Kong (HKG) from US cities from just $340 RT

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Hong Kong? If you fancy getting away to Hong Kong from select US cities this fall, you can fly from an amazing $340 round-trip between September and December – that’s from just 2 cents per mile flown! The cheapest flights are with Delta from Houston, but you can fly for a bit more from San […]

Posted on July 19, 2016 by in Cheap flights, Delta Skymiles, United Mileage Plus

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Featured – The Delta Sweet Double – 114,000 miles with two limited-time credit card offers – and here is what I would do with it

Featured – The Delta Sweet Double – 114,000 miles with two limited-time credit card offers – and here is what I would do with it

Please note – this post is pinned to the home page – scroll down for new posts. American Express continues to impress me with its limited-time offers; this time they have chosen two Delta SkyMiles mileage-earning cards – the Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express and the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from […]

Posted on June 6, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Delta Skymiles

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Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Business Credit Card 60,000 bonus miles and $100 statement credit

Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Business Credit Card 60,000 bonus miles and $100 statement credit

What’s the deal with the Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Business Credit Card? You can earn 60,000 bonus miles, 10,000 Medallion Qualification Miles and $100 statement credit when you apply for the American Express Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Business Credit Card by July 6th, 2016, and spend $2,000 within the first 3 months. Cardmembership gets you a free checked bag on every […]

Posted on June 1, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Delta Skymiles

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Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express 50,000 bonus (and 60,000 for the Platinum card) plus statement credit

Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express 50,000 bonus (and 60,000 for the Platinum card) plus statement credit

What’s the deal with the Platinum or Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express? Right now, you can earn 50,000 bonus miles when you apply for the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express and spend $2,000 within the first 3 months. You can also get 60,000 bonus miles and 10,000 Medallion Qualification Miles […]

Posted on May 29, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Delta Skymiles

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My favorite flights and award redemptions for 2016

My favorite flights and award redemptions for 2016

Lots has changed since late 2014 when I last updated my favorite mileage redemptions. Award programs have changed and my personal taste for trips I’d like to take have changed too. Here are my favorite options. Aeroplan awards to Europe I (55,000 miles) and Europe II (57,500 miles) using Turkish Airlines in Business Class Turkish […]

Posted on May 2, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Best use of Alaska Mileage Plan miles, Delta Skymiles, Krisflyer, United Mileage Plus

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iDine hotspots and a round-up of bonus miles and points for signing up to airline dining rewards programs

iDine hotspots and a round-up of bonus miles and points for signing up to airline dining rewards programs

What’s the deal with iDine and other dining rewards programs? If you’re a fan of eating out, then dining rewards programs can be a great way to earn a little extra while doing so. You can be rewarded with cashback, gift cards, college savings bonuses or, more importantly for travel enthusiasts, miles or points for your favorite loyalty program. You may […]

Posted on March 30, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Best use of Alaska Mileage Plan miles, Delta Skymiles, Jetblue TrueBlue, Southwest Rapid Rewards, Travel Deals, United Mileage Plus

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Flights to Cuba from the US proposed by several airlines including AA and Delta

Flights to Cuba from the US proposed by several airlines including AA and Delta

What’s the scoop with flights to Cuba? Restored commercial flights between the US and Cuba are now closer to reality, as eight airlines have so far applied for permission. Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, jetBlue, Southwest Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Silver Airways have applied in response to the US Department of Transportation’s invitation last month. Tell […]

Posted on March 3, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Best use of Alaska Mileage Plan miles, Delta Skymiles, Jetblue TrueBlue, Southwest Rapid Rewards, Travel Deals, United Mileage Plus

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Cheap business class flights to Bogota (BOG) from San Francisco (SFO) $912 RT

Cheap business class flights to Bogota (BOG) from San Francisco (SFO) $912 RT

What’s the deal with cheap business class flights to Bogota? Check out this cool business / first class fare from San Francisco to Bogota for just $912 round-trip. For the sample dates May 11th to May 28th 2016, flying with Delta, we found current availability at this price: How do I get the cheap business class flights to Bogota deal? More dates may be available. […]

Posted on February 22, 2016 by in Cheap flights, Delta Skymiles

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AA Shopping, MileagePlus Shopping and SkyMiles Shopping Cyber Monday offers

AA Shopping, MileagePlus Shopping and SkyMiles Shopping Cyber Monday offers

What’s the deal with AA Shopping, MileagePlus Shopping and SkyMiles Shopping? It’s Cyber Monday, so that means there’s bargains to be found all over the online travel world – and that includes on airline shopping portals such as AAdvantage eShopping, MileagePlus Shopping and SkyMiles Shopping. In case you’ve been living under a rock, on the moon or […]

Posted on November 30, 2015 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Delta Skymiles, United Mileage Plus

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SkyMiles Shopping earn up to 1,500 bonus miles through November 23rd, 2015

SkyMiles Shopping earn up to 1,500 bonus miles through November 23rd, 2015

What’s the deal with SkyMiles Shopping? The SkyMiles Shopping ‘Holiday’ bonus campaign (similar to the AAdvantage eshopping ‘Holiday’ bonus campaign) lets you earn up to 1,500 bonus Delta SkyMiles when you shop online for the coming holidays through November 23rd, 2015. You’ll earn a one-time bonus of up to 1,500 bonus miles on your qualifying purchases, in addition to […]

Posted on November 20, 2015 by in Delta Skymiles

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Cheap flights to Stockholm (ARN) from Orlando (MCO) $647.50 RT

Cheap flights to Stockholm (ARN) from Orlando (MCO) $647.50 RT

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Stockholm? Grab a cheap flight from Orlando to Stockholm in Sweden in the next few months for just $647.50 round-trip – that’s only 7 cents per mile. The available months are between now and May, 2016. For the sample dates January 28th to February 3rd, 2016, we found plenty of current […]

Posted on November 9, 2015 by in Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Cheap flights, Delta Skymiles

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Cheap flights to Miami (MIA) from New York (LGA) $68.10 one-way (works both ways)

Cheap flights to Miami (MIA) from New York (LGA) $68.10 one-way (works both ways)

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Miami? Grab a cheap flight from New York LaGuardia to Miami (or Miami to New York) in the next few months with American Airlines or Delta for just $68.10 one-way – that’s only 6 cents per mile. The available months include November and December, 2015, and January and February, 2016. For the sample date February 2nd, […]

Posted on November 9, 2015 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Cheap flights, Delta Skymiles

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Cheap flights to Sao Paulo (GRU) from Sacramento (SMF) $569.34 RT

Cheap flights to Sao Paulo (GRU) from Sacramento (SMF) $569.34 RT

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Sao Paulo? Here’s a super-cheap fare on selected dates next year between Sacramento and Brazil’s Sao Paulo for just $569.34 round-trip – that’s only 4 cents per mile. For the sample dates February 21st to February 27th, 2016, flying with Delta, we found plenty of current availability: This fare earns 100% with Saudia Alfursan. How do […]

Posted on November 1, 2015 by in Cheap flights, Delta Skymiles

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Cheap flights to Rio de Janeiro (SDU/GIG) from Portland (PDX) $579.14 RT

Cheap flights to Rio de Janeiro (SDU/GIG) from Portland (PDX) $579.14 RT

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Rio de Janeiro? Check out this cheap fare on selected dates between Portland and Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro for just $579.14 round-trip – that’s only 4 cents per mile. For the sample dates November 9th to December 7th, 2015, flying with Delta to Rio’s Santos Dumont Airport (SDU) and returning from Rio de Janeiro International Airport (GIG), […]

Posted on October 31, 2015 by in Cheap flights, Delta Skymiles

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