Category Archives: United Award Booking

Family Travel Friday: Part 1 – How to Use Miles to Visit Your Child Studying Abroad in Europe

Are you planning a family trip to visit your son or daughter studying abroad in Europe?

There are many ways to use rewards credit cards to save thousands of dollars off regular airfare prices for your trip.

Family Travel Friday Part 1 How To Use Miles To Visit Your Child Studying Abroad In Europe

Use Miles to Visit Your Son or Daughter Abroad in Florence and Take in the Panoramic Views

I’ll give you helpful hints and ideas for making a family trip to Europe possible using miles and points.

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New Ways to Use Miles on Non-Stop Flights to Taipei, London, Nashville, & Delta Adds a Partner Airline

Great news!  You’ll soon have more options to book award seats on non-stop routes to Taipei and London from the US.  JetBlue is adding flights to Nashville.  And Delta has a new airline partner to explore destinations in the Mediterranean.

New Ways To Use Miles On Non Stop Flights To Taipei London Nashville Delta Adds A Partner Airline

Visit Taipei With New Non-Stop Flights on Eva Air! Use Your United Airlines Miles to Book an Award Seat

I’ll share details about the new routes!

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Today Only – Save 10,000 Miles Round-Trip on United Airlines Hawaii Award Tickets

Via Reddit, United Airlines is having a sale on coach award flights from the mainland US and Canada to Hawaii!  But you must book today, May 6, 2016, by 11:59 pm Central Time.

You’ll pay 35,000 United Airlines miles for a round-trip coach ticket which normally costs 45,000 United Airlines miles.  That’s a 10,000 mile savings!

Today Only Save 10,000 Miles Round Trip On United Airlines Hawaii Award Tickets

Say Aloha for 10,000 Miles Less for a Round-Trip Coach Ticket on United Airlines – Book Today Only!

I’ll explain the deal!

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Which Miles & Points Should You Collect for Award Flights?

Million Mile Secrets reader Alex writes:

I was wondering if you can give me advice on choosing the right credit card.  I already have a Miles & More (Lufthansa) account and ~30,000 miles or so in there.

I’m located in Miami and I try to stick to Lufthansa or Star Alliance partners as my preferred airlines.  I fly at least 2 times a year to Europe or Asia but also make some trips within the US.

Great question, Alex!  It can be hard to decide which miles & points to collect for your trip, especially if you’re new to our hobby.

If you already have an idea of where & how you want to travel and which airlines or alliances you prefer, you can narrow down your choices of which credit cards to apply for.

And knowing which airlines serve your home airport will help a great deal in making a decision!

Which Miles Points Should You Collect For Award Flights

Figuring out Which Miles & Points to Collect Doesn’t Have to Be Hard! I’ll Show You How to Choose

I’ll give you tips for how to decide which cards to apply for, depending on your home airport, airline preferences, and travel goals!

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Best Offer: Chase Ink Plus 70,000 Point Offer In-Branch (Worth $875+ in Travel!)

Folks on Reddit say there’s an offer to earn 70,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points with the Chase Ink Plus card when you complete the minimum spending requirements.  That’s worth at least $700 in statement credits.  Or $875 when you book a trip through the Chase Travel Portal.

You can also transfer them to airline and hotel partners like United Airlines, Southwest, and Hyatt!

The offer runs through May 15, 2016.  But it’s only available in-person at a Chase branch.  

Best Offer Chase Ink Plus 70,000 Point Offer In Branch Worth 875 In Travel

Where Would You Go With 70,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards Points? Get the Chase Ink Plus Card In-Branch Through May 15, 2016!

You can also apply for Chase Ink Cash and earn 30,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points ($300).

I’ll share the details!

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