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United Basic Economy Review San Francisco (SFO) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

United Basic Economy Review San Francisco (SFO) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

For my first United Basic Economy flight, I chose the San Francisco to Salt Lake City route. United operates the route with Embraer and Bombardier aircraft to connect their Denver and San Francisco hubs (with stops in Aspen). Booking United Basic Economy I booked my tickets via Orbitz, which simply mentioned the cabin item restriction […]

Posted on January 19, 2018 by in Airline Reviews, United Mileage Plus

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The best current offers for buying miles and points

The best current offers for buying miles and points

There’s a fair few decent bonus offers around right now for when you buy miles or points, so we thought we’d put together a post summarizing the best ones available. If you’re thinking about purchasing Rapid Rewards, scroll down to the Southwest offer right now though, as it expires today (December 11th) at 11.59PM CST! Aegean Miles+Bonus […]

Posted on December 11, 2017 by in Air France/KLM Flying Blue, American Airlines AAdvantage, Hilton Honors, Southwest Rapid Rewards, United Mileage Plus, World of Hyatt

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Turkish Airlines Regional Business Class Review from Frankfurt (FRA) – Istanbul (IST) A321 & Business Class Review from Istanbul (IST) – Novosibirsk (OVB) B737

Turkish Airlines Regional Business Class Review from Frankfurt (FRA) – Istanbul (IST) A321 & Business Class Review from Istanbul (IST) – Novosibirsk (OVB) B737

Turkish Airlines Regional Business Class Review from Frankfurt (FRA) – Istanbul (IST) A321 I had initially booked an award using United miles from San Francisco to Novosibirsk all on Turkish Airlines. Turkish cancelled my San Francisco flight out of the blue just two weeks before departure (after half a dozen scheduled changes earlier in the year […]

Posted on March 19, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Turkish Airlines Review

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Up to 100% MileagePlus bonus when you buy miles

Up to 100% MileagePlus bonus when you buy miles

What’s the deal with the MileagePlus bonus? United MileagePlus members can currently get up to 100% bonus miles when you buy miles between now and December 19th, 2016. The bonus is targeted, so you’ll receive a ‘mystery bonus’ of between 25% and 100%. Depending on your bonus, you can purchase 85,000 to 120,000 miles with this offer; […]

Posted on December 5, 2016 by in United Mileage Plus

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Many US airports to Europe $317 RT on United/ Air Canada amd earn 100% miles

Many US airports to Europe $317 RT on United/ Air Canada amd earn 100% miles

United and Air Canada are ‘attacking’ several Delta hubs with ultra-low fares to Europe for winter 2016/2017. Fares comes up in most engines readily for almost every day from these airports: – Detroit (DTW) – Salt Lake City (SLC) – Atlanta (ATL) – Minneapolis (MSP) Destinations in Europe are the main hubs for Alitalia and […]

Posted on October 26, 2016 by in Cheap flights, Mistake Fares, Travel Deals

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Featured – The Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card – get 55,000 bonus Ultimate Rewards points

Featured – The Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card – get 55,000 bonus Ultimate Rewards points

Apply here for the Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card. The Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card The Chase Sapphire Preferred card is one of the slickest cards to actually hold in your hands, as it’s made of metal and is virtually indestructible. The card also gives you 2 points per dollar on dining and any travel-related […]

Posted on August 17, 2016 by in Chase Ultimate Rewards

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Unadvertised United award sale gives you 20% off RT domestic economy redemptions

Unadvertised United award sale gives you 20% off RT domestic economy redemptions

What’s the deal with the United award sale? United Airlines currently has 20% off round-trip domestic economy redemptions when you book by August 23rd for travel August 23rd through December 15th, 2016. The sale hasn’t yet been announced publicly for some reason… With this offer you can redeem your miles for a short-haul flight under […]

Posted on August 9, 2016 by in United Mileage Plus

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