What is better than flying across the country in first class for 5,000 miles one-way? Hmm, not much comes to mind. Booking Alaska Airlines has a loophole that allows you to layover in a city that a ticketing system would never allow. We booked Portland, Oregon to San Francisco, seems like a quick 90 […]Read more "We Flew From Portland to Boston for only 5,000 Alaska Miles and Were Upgraded to First Class – Trick"
Trains don’t get a ton of positive press in the US. For most Americans they are just too slow. We like fast. Well if you are like me, you also like cheap. Amtrak is trying to sweeten the offering for their Southern California Surfliner route. Surfliner Amtrak’s Pacific Surfliner train runs from San Luis […]Read more "Amtrak is Taking 25% Off Fares on Pacific Surfliner Route – San Diego to San Luis Obispo"
It’s not often you see sub $100 round-trip flights from Phoenix to Miami/South Florida. Add in Summer dates and you have a screaming deal! In May through August you can find $48 one-way flights on select days. It seems that most dates are midweek, I only found a couple of dates on Saturday’s. Even […]Read more "Summer Dates! Phoenix to Miami (or Vice Versa) for just $96 Round-trip on United Airlines"
Great sale from the West Coast to Greece on full service carriers. Full service carriers include baggage, meals, and in-flight entertainment. Fares start at $512 all-in. When: Select dates in May and June Great availability starting September to December Where: Flight availability from; Phoenix, Salt Lake, Seattle, Portland, San Jose […]Read more "HOT! West Coast to Athens Greece Starting at $512 Roundtrip – Summer and Fall Dates"
Wow, that is all I can say. $256 round-trip for a nonstop from the West Coast to Barcelona, Spain. IAG, the parent company of British Airways, is introducing their response to Norwegian Airlines, Level. The Spanish airline Iberia is rolling out this West Coast service which will eventually be operated fully by the carrier Level. […]Read more "One-Way From Barcelona, Spain to West Coast for $106 – Or $256 Round-Trip on Iberia/Level"
Mexico is one of the most popular vacation destinations for US travelers. Mexico is beautiful, usually 3-4 hours away, and is known for having affordable hotels. That is all great, but how do I get to Mexico using airline points? That is the big question. The great news is you CAN get to Mexico using […]Read more "The Complete Guide to Using Points to Travel to Mexico Beach Destinations"