Category Archives: Airline Award Booking

Fly Virgin Atlantic to UK, Stay at Hilton With Ink Plus 70,000 Point Bonus

Update:  The Chase Ink Plus 70,000 point offer is no longer available, but check Hot Deals for the latest offers!

I’ve written about Virgin Atlantic’s frequent flyer program and how it’s often not the best deal because of the high fuel surcharges they add to most award tickets.

Virgin Atlantic is a Chase Ultimate Rewards transfer partner and you can use their miles on Virgin Atlantic flights, as well as flights on partner airlines like Hawaiian Airlines, Delta, and Virgin America.  You can also transfer points to Hilton hotels at a 2:3 ratio.

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Will You Get Big Travel With Small Money If You Transfer Chase Ultimate Rewards Points to Virgin Atlantic?

Is it worth transferring the increased 70,000 point sign-up bonus from the Chase Ink Plus card to Virgin Atlantic, even with the high fuel surcharges?  Let’s find out.

Note:  The Chase Ink Plus 70,000 point bonus offer ends on October 19, 2014.

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Is It Worth Transferring Marriott Points to American Airlines to Get a 20% Bonus?

Until October 31, 2014, you can get a 20% bonus when you transfer Marriott points to American Airlines.

Normally, the transfer ratio between Marriott points and American Airlines miles is between 2.8 : 1 and 5 : 1, depending on how many points you transfer.

Is It Worth Transferring Marriott Points To American Airlines To Get A 20 Bonus

Get 20% More Miles When You Transfer Marriott Points to American Airlines Before October 31, 2014

But with this promotion, you could get a transfer ratio as high as 2.3 Marriott points to 1 American Airlines mile.

Is this a good deal?  Let’s find out!

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How to Get Big Travel to Europe & Short US Flights With Ink Plus 70,000 Point Offer

Update:  The Chase Ink Plus 70,000 point offer is no longer available, but check Hot Deals for the latest offers!

Transferring the Chase Ink Plus 70,000 point sign-up bonus to British Airways could get you lots of Big Travel with Small Money, but only if you know the best ways to redeem Avios points!

Note: The Chase Ink Plus 70,000 point bonus offer ends on October 19, 2014.

Making The Most Of The Chase Ink 70,000 Point Bonus Transfer to British Airways

Transferring Chase Ultimate Rewards Points to British Airways Can Get You Flights to Europe, Short Domestic Flights, and First Class on Cathay Pacific

I’ll show you how to get the most travel out of 70,000 British Airways Avios points.

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How Many Times Can You Put An American Airlines Award Ticket on Hold?

Million Mile Secrets reader Gary commented:

How many times can you put a 5 day hold on an award ticket with American Airlines? When the hold expires do the seats become immediately available? Could I just rebook and get another 5 day hold?

How Many Times Can You Put An American Airlines Award Ticket On Hold

Gary Can Put a 5 Day Hold on an American Airlines Award Ticket to Rome If Award Seats Are Available

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Making the Most of the Chase Ink 70,000 Point Bonus: Transfer to Southwest

Update:  The Chase Ink Plus 70,000 point offer is no longer available, but check Hot Deals for the latest offers!

You could get a lot of Big Travel with Small Money by transferring your Chase Ink 70,000 point sign-up bonus to Southwest, especially if you have the Companion Pass.

Note: The Chase Ink Plus 70,000 point bonus offer ends on October 19, 2014.

You could get at least $1,000 (or more) in Southwest tickets with 70,000 points.  But with the Companion Pass, you’ll get almost double!

Making The Most Of The Chase Ink 70,000 Point Bonus Transfer To Southwest

Southwest’s Newly Painted Planes Can Take You to Florida, Mexico, Denver, & More, This Winter When You Transfer Points From Chase Ink Plus

Let’s see how much travel you can get on Southwest with 70,000 points!

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