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Approved! Use Miles to Fly to Cuba, Including Southwest Companion Pass

Great news for folks wanting to visit Cuba like Emily did recently!

Via Lufthansa Flyer, the US has approved flights to Cuba from Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Minneapolis, and Philadelphia.

Flights will start as early as this fall on the following airlines:

  • American Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines
  • JetBlue
  • Silver Airways
  • Southwest
  • Sun Country Airlines
Approved Use Miles To Fly To Cuba Including Southwest Companion Pass

Enjoy the Historic Architecture and Plazas With Flights to Cuba Starting This Fall

I’ll explain why this is even better news for folks with miles & points on the approved airlines!

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Use Your Miles on These New Routes to Cuba, Cancun, Hawaii, Chile, & Ecuador

1.   US Airlines Begin Flights to Cuba This Summer

Via The Points Guy, US airlines could start service to Cuba as early as September 2016.  Airlines proposing routes include:

Use Your Miles On These New Routes To Cuba Cancun Hawaii Chile Ecuador

Emily Enjoyed Her Visit to Cuba. And Soon, It’ll Be Even Easier to Get There!

Emily went to Cuba and loved seeing the architecture, plazas, and vintage cars!

This is excellent news if you collect miles on these airlines.  Or have a way to offset the price of a ticket, like the $250 annual airline credit with Citi Prestige.  Or the Barclaycard Arrival Plus, because you can use miles towards statement credits for $100+ travel purchases (including flights!).

Folks with the Southwest Companion Pass could also bring a friend or partner along with them for only the cost of taxes and fees!

2.   Virgin America Adds Flights to Hawaii

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Round-Trip: $88 Chicago & Orlando, $120 New York & Miami, $158 Denver & DC, & More

Is the lousy February weather getting you down?  Here’s a chance to plan a cheap getaway with excellent sale fares for non-stop flights on Frontier Airlines!  And other airlines like American Airlines are dropping prices to compete!

There are terrific routes on sale, including:

  • Chicago (O’Hare) to Orlando for $88 round-trip
  • Denver to Washington, DC (National) for $158 round-trip
  • New York (LaGuardia) to Miami for $120 round-trip
Round Trip 88 Chicago Orlando 120 New York Miami 158 Denver DC More

Surprise the Kids (or Your Sweetheart!) With a Trip to Florida – and Fly for Cheap on Frontier Airlines!

This would be a great opportunity to surprise the kids with a trip to Disney.  Or visit Washington, DC, in early spring to visit museums and see the cherry blossoms!

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New Low-Cost Routes to Cancun, DC, Las Vegas, Phoenix, San Juan, & More

You’ll have more low-cost flight choices this summer with new routes announced by Frontier Airlines and Dynamic Airways.

This includes non-stop flights to popular vacation destinations like Cancun, Las Vegas, and San Juan, Puerto Rico!

New Low Cost Routes To Cancun DC Las Vegas Phoenix San Juan More

Fly Cheaply to Cancun Non-Stop From New York (JFK) on Dynamic Airways Starting May 2016

These are great new options for folks who like to book cheap paid tickets.  And it increases competition, which can encourage other airlines to lower their fares!

Let’s see where you can go!

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Save Points (and Earn the Southwest Companion Pass) With Marriott 5-Night Hotel + Air Packages

With Marriott Hotel + Air packages, you can stay in style at Marriott hotels all over the world AND get enough miles for an award flight there!

Marriott lists 7-night packages on their website.  But there’s also an option to get a 5-night package, starting at 165,000 Marriott points.  You just have to ask for it!

Save Points And Earn The Southwest Companion Pass With Marriott 5 Night Hotel Air Packages

For 230,000 Marriott Points, You Can Get 100,000 Airline Miles and a 5 Nights at a Category 6 Hotel, Like the Courtyard St. John’s Newfoundland!

This could also be an easy way to get most – or all – of the points required to earn the Southwest Companion Pass!

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