Traveling for the long weekend? Why not join your fellow Americans and take a trip away from wherever “here” is for you.
A few cheap last minute ideas:Freeport, Bahamas-FPO Dates: July 4th to July 8. From Miami-MIA for 9k AMEX Points/Avios per passenger by converting your American Express Membership Rewards Points –> British Airways Avios. More info on how to book: Award Travel Guide: Finding best award seats on American Airlines and Cheap travel to Caribbean/Latin America with British Airways/AMEX points Bermuda-BDA Dates: July 4th to July 8th From Miami-MIA for 15k AMEX Points/Avios per passenger by converting your American Express Membership [...]
Note: A lot of info in this post refers to the 35% transfer bonus between AMEX Membership Rewards and British Airways Avios that runs until June 7, 2013. More info here: Deal Blitz Alert: 35% Transfer Bonus from AMEX to British Airways Avios. If you’re reading after June 7, 2013 you can still get some great value out of your Avios miles.
British Airways/Iberia Avios miles are [glossy term=”distance based awards”] distance based awards: on the surface, it seems like you’re getting a bad deal on award redemptions. But, as with anything involving miles, it opens up possibilities to find great values on non-stop short distance flights.
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80% off selected JetBlue flights continues:
At 80% off these are phenomenal deals as long as you can travel on short notice.
Best WEEKEND BLITZ choices:Dept Newark (EWR) to Tampa, Florida (TPA) for $133.40 Dept: Saturday Feb 2nd and Return:Wednesday Feb 6th Dept New York (JFK) to Seattle, Washington (SEA) for $98.60! Dept: Friday Feb 8th and Return: Sunday Feb 10th Tip: Grab the red-eye home to give yourself an extra full day in Seattle Dept New York (JFK) to LaRomana, Dominican Republic (AZS) for $211.50 Dept: Wednesday Feb 6th and Return: Saturday Feb 9th Tip: Airport is just 60 mins from Punta Cana How to book Go to [...]
JetBlue is at it again with their “NYC Flight Week” Deal of the Day.
At 80% off these are phenomenal deals as long as you can travel on short notice. The good news is that there are finally some good “long-weekend” choices out there.
Best WEEKEND BLITZ choices:Dept New York (JFK) to Nassau, Bahamas (NAS) for $164 Dept: Saturday Feb 2nd and Return:Wednesday Feb 6th Tip: Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort & Casino has “Cash + Points” availability for these dates: 4,000 pts + $60 Dept New [...]