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Need a getaway before the holiday season starts?
Via The Flight Deal, American Airlines has cheap fares from Chicago to visit BOTH Hong Kong and Beijing on 1 ticket for ~$580 round-trip. Or if you’re in Washington, DC, round-trip flights to Cancun are only ~$268!
These deals will go fast! Book now if you’re interested!
How to Book It
Link: ITA Matrix
Link: Google Flights
Here’s how to use Google Flights to find sale dates.
If you book a ticket with an online travel agency like Orbitz or Expedia, you may be eligible for a refund within a short time of booking your ticket. Check out my post on cancellation policies for airlines and online travel agencies for more details!
American Airlines Flight Deals
If you pay for these flights with the Citi AAdvantage Executive World Elite Mastercard, you’ll earn 2X American Airlines miles per $1 spent on American Airlines.
Remember, folks with the Citi Prestige can use Citi ThankYou points to purchase tickets at a rate of 1.6 cents per point on American Airlines. So check the Citi ThankYou travel portal for these fares!
Note: You can hold a reservation on American Airlines for up to 24 hours and get a full refund if you change your mind.
Chicago to Hong Kong AND Beijing
With American Airlines, you can visit both Hong Kong AND Beijing in 1 trip for ~$580 round-trip in coach.
Use this link to find the fares, and then fill-in your preferred dates.
You must begin travel in late October or November, and depart on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, or Sunday. There’s a 3-day advance purchase requirement.
If you’ve ever wanted to visit Hong Kong or Beijing, here’s your chance to do both!
Washington, DC, to Cancun
American Airlines also has cheap tickets from Washington, DC, to Cancun for ~$268 round-trip!
Availability on this route is limited. Travel through November 30, 2015, and be sure to buy your ticket at least 7 days in advance.
This is perfect for folks who want a trip before the holiday season starts to pick up!
Jetairfly Miami to Brussels
To find this fare, search directly on the Jetairfly website.
I was able to find round-trip flights in November for ~$447 round-trip!
Flights to Europe under $500 are an outstanding deal! And remember, Brussels is a short train ride away from other European capitals, like Paris and Amsterdam. Read my post about how to get Big Travel with Small Money in Europe!
Travel on this fare from mid-November to early December.
What If You’re Not in 1 of These Cities?
Southwest – If you need more Southwest points, Chase Ultimate Rewards points transfer to Southwest. Plus, if you have the Southwest Companion Pass, a friend can fly with you for (almost) free!
British Airways – If you’re a short flight away from an included city, you can save miles by using British Airways Avios points to book an award flight on American Airlines.
Which Card to Use?
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Get Free Hotel Nights With These Cards
If you book a cheap flight, remember there are lots of ways to get cheap or free hotel rooms with points from credit card bonuses and spending!
Remember, you can transfer flexible points like Chase Ultimate Rewards or American Express Membership Rewards to different hotel programs.
Note: Folks who want to book paid stays could check out discount sites like Orbitz, Expedia, or TravelPony for deals. But remember you won’t get stay credits or points (and might not have your elite status recognized).
There are lots of good fare deals right now!
Folks in Chicago can visit both Hong Kong and Beijing on American Airlines for only ~$580 round-trip in coach. Travel in late October or November. You must depart on a Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, or Sunday and buy your ticket 3 days in advance. Follow this link to book!
American Airlines also has flights from Washington, DC, to Cancun on sale for travel through November 30, 2015. Be sure to buy your ticket at least 7 days in advance, and keep in mind availability is limited.
Will you plan a pre-holiday trip with these fares?