Category Archives: Delta Skymiles

How to Get $500 Worth of Travel With NO Blackout Dates Using AMEX Business Gold Bonus

With the increased sign-up bonus on the AMEX Business Gold rewards card, you can earn 50,000 AMEX Membership Rewards points after meeting minimum spending requirements.

AMEX Membership Rewards points are great, because you can transfer them to airline partners for Big Travel.  

But you can also use them to Pay With Points for flights through the AMEX Membership Rewards portal, without having to worry about blackout dates!

Using Pay With Points is a nice option to have, especially for last-minute travel or for flights during busy travel times.  Because you don’t have to search for award seats. 🙂

AMEX Pay With Points

Using AMEX’s “Pay With Points” Is an Easier Way to Use Your AMEX Membership Rewards Points to Visit Friends and Family During the Busy Holiday Season

I’ll show you how to use the sign-up bonus from the AMEX Business Gold Rewards card for $500 in flights using Pay With Points.

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Coming Soon: Earn & Use Delta Miles on India’s Jet Airways

Good news for folks who collect Delta miles!

Via Rapid Travel Chai, soon you’ll be able to earn and use Delta miles for flights on Jet Airways, India’s second largest airline.

We don’t know the details of the new agreement between these airlines yet, but we’ll keep you posted as we learn more!

Coming Soon Earn Use Delta Miles On Indias Jet Airways

Emily Enjoyed a Jet Airways First Class Suite on Her Way Home From India!

Here’s what we know so far.

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Hurry! Fly to Havana, Cuba, From San Francisco, Newark, Chicago, and More for ~$257!

Via The Flight Deal, you can fly from San Francisco, Washington, DC, Newark, Chicago, and Houston, to Havana, Cuba, in coach for ~$257 with Delta!

I found a flight from San Francisco on December 2, 2016, returning from Havana, Cuba, on December 9, 2016, for ~$257.  And a flight between Houston and Havana, Cuba, leaving February 5, 2017, and returning February 12, 2017, for ~$261.

This fare is valid for travel from December 2016 through April 2017, excluding Christmas and New Years.

Cheap Flights To Havana Cuba

Fly to Havana, Cuba, for Under $300 on Delta and Experience This Amazing Country Like Emily Did!

Here are the details.  And how to search for deals from your city!

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“It’s Better to Be a ‘Nobody’ on a Reliable Airline Than a VIP With One That Disappoints You”

Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:  Rohan Anand

Rohan writes about his love for aviation and travel at Airways Magazine and Upgrd.com.  You can access his articles by visiting his website, Rohan Anand.  He also teaches yoga.  You can find him on Twitter and Instagram!

Rohan Anand - Interview With Rohan

At the Pan Am Experience at Air Hollywood in Los Angeles – November 7, 2015

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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“We Aren’t Rich, & People Think We’re Too Young to Travel This Much”

Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:  Thrifty Traveler

Jared writes Thrifty Traveler along with his friend Nick.  His blog is not only about travel, and includes lot of tips and tricks for saving money.  You can also find him on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Thrifty Traveller - Interview With Jared

Jared in St. John, US Virgin Islands

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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