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Citi card online offer – 50,000 bonus miles with the Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite MasterCard

Citi card online offer – 50,000 bonus miles with the Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite MasterCard

What’s the deal with the Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite MasterCard? With this limited-time offer, you could earn 50,000 bonus American Airlines AAdvantage miles. The current Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite MasterCard credit card has a minimum spend of $3,000 in the first 3 months of your account opening, whereas the usual public offer […]

Posted on January 7, 2017 by in AAdvantage

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20,000 miles per hotel stay, Norwegian going crazy in Argentina?, Ethiopian starts Jakarta flights, Uber’s stunning loss, new Air India award chart, Delta and AeroMexico JV

20,000 miles per hotel stay, Norwegian going crazy in Argentina?, Ethiopian starts Jakarta flights, Uber’s stunning loss, new Air India award chart, Delta and AeroMexico JV

– AirBerlin topbonus and Rocketmiles are offering up to 20,000 miles for a hotel stay I made some example searches for Hanoi that came up with a $300 and 18,000 miles offer right away. The double miles are only for stays booked before December 31st. Still a great offer! The biggest risk AirBerlin might not […]

Posted on December 21, 2016 by in Cheap flights

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Wow – Alaska Mileage Plan gets the merger right, 1.3 Virgin Elevate transfer ratio, 100% bonus partner earnings & More

Wow – Alaska Mileage Plan gets the merger right, 1.3 Virgin Elevate transfer ratio, 100% bonus partner earnings & More

Alaska Airlines has had some pretty terrible moments in the past – the overnight devaluation of the Emirates award chart or the rather odd decision to buy Virgin America in the first place for an outrageous 2.6bn. I admit I was not a fan. However the way Alaska Airlines and Mileage Plan are going about […]

Posted on December 19, 2016 by in Travel Deals

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IHG Accelerate Q1 released, St Helena still without flights, free Club Carlson points, redeem Alaska Airlines on JAL, $1,600 Business Class to Jakarta

IHG Accelerate Q1 released, St Helena still without flights, free Club Carlson points, redeem Alaska Airlines on JAL, $1,600 Business Class to Jakarta

– IHG Rewards has released their Q1 2017 Accelerate promotion – as usual it is a different promotion for each account holder This is what I got: This translates into 8,000 bonus points per night – this is excellent value f you travel in Indonesia or China (which have cheap and decent Holiday Inn Express […]

Posted on December 9, 2016 by in Cheap flights

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The impossible AAdvantage award chart in Africa – or isn’t that bait and switch?

The impossible AAdvantage award chart in Africa – or isn’t that bait and switch?

AAdvantage still has one of the most competitive award charts out there. One area that I have always completely disregarded is Africa to Africa in economy class. The American Airlines AAdvantage partner award chart shows this as 10,000 one-way or 20,000 return: Now Africa is a big place and other frequent flier programs charge considerably […]

Posted on December 3, 2016 by in AAdvantage, United Mileage Plus

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Wow US cities (incl. West Coast) to Northern Africa (Tunis, Algiers, Morocco) just $454 RT

Wow US cities (incl. West Coast) to Northern Africa (Tunis, Algiers, Morocco) just $454 RT

Something happened yesterday – it started with Skyteam’s sub-$400 fares to Europe from OneWorld hubs. Than it spread to more and more airports and Oneworld matched. We also saw those amazing $400 fares to Europe from Hawaii later yesterday. This morning United and Star Alliance are coming up with similar fares now. Now Air France […]

Posted on November 22, 2016 by in Mistake Fares

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1,000 free Stash Rewards bonus, Marriott & Starwood add card bonuses, Chase spend bonuses, Qantas and AirBnB, Binter Canarias’ new base

1,000 free Stash Rewards bonus, Marriott & Starwood add card bonuses, Chase spend bonuses, Qantas and AirBnB, Binter Canarias’ new base

– Qantas gives you one point per AU$ for spending on AirBnB – not great but also not bad – Chase has caught the AMEX bug and now sends us emails with extra spend bonus points – I got double points for purchases over $1k (single transactions) on my IHG card, not gonna happen though […]

Posted on October 18, 2016 by in Cheap flights

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2 new Citi ThankYou transfer partners, 2x on everything with American Express, 40x shopping, Alitalia devalues by 100%?

2 new Citi ThankYou transfer partners, 2x on everything with American Express, 40x shopping, Alitalia devalues by 100%?

– American Express went from one of the dull boring credit card issuers to be one of the most innovative fixing their product flaws within weeks – that’s how one deals with digital products! The latest – get 2 points for any transactions at Small Businesses until 12/31 when you enroll here. I had been […]

Posted on October 16, 2016 by in Travel Deals

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