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Save on Summer Travel With American Airlines Reduced Mileage Awards

Summer travel is so close you can probably almost feel it. The forecasted high temperature of 97 degrees here this week reinforces the fact that there are only two more weeks of school until summer break. If you left your summer plans a little loose, and are now scrambling to put together an affordable family trip using your miles and points, one good place to look for deals is on the list of American Airlines Reduced Mileage Awards that currently…

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Comparing First Class Flights on Three Airlines in Three Weeks

The last few weeks I have been up in the air much more than my normal travel pace. For work-related reasons, I’ve flown to a different state each of the last three weeks, and sometimes have been in more than one state on those trips. I don’t like being away from home quite this much, but the trips happened to fall this way and we made it work. Due to a variety of factors ranging from using upgrades certificates, to a…

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The Sky is Falling? No, That’s a Piece of Airplane Landing on a Kid’s Head.

There are a number of risks and concerns when flying on a long-haul flight with a toddler, but most of them relate to the little one being over-tired, bored, squirmy, crying, or experiencing a diaper disaster. Rarely does ‘a piece of the airplane’ falling on your toddler’s head make it very high on the list of concerns. However, that seems to be exactly what happened yesterday for a one-year-old flying in seat 35L on an American Airlines 777 from Hong…

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Earn 1,000 Bonus American Miles With Each Hyatt House or Hyatt Place Stay!

The World of Hyatt program usually allows you to earn Hyatt points or airline miles when you have eligible hotel stays, but right now you can earn your usual Hyatt points and 1,000 bonus American AAdvantage miles for each qualifying stay at a Hyatt Place or Hyatt House property around the world! If you register for this promotion by April 30th, you can earn 1,000 bonus AAdvantage miles for each eligible stay at a Hyatt House or Hyatt Place from…

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Earn 1,000 Bonus Airline Miles With Online Shopping

During the winter holidays we saw tons of bonus airline miles available to try and entice you to do your online shopping via their sites, but once the new year hit, those bonuses disappeared…until now. Now that Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, some airline shopping bonuses have returned! You can make use of these bonuses even if you don’t have any Valentine’s Day specific purchases to make as they will work at any of the hundreds of retailers…

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Fly to Vail, Aspen, Long Beach and More for Fewer Miles on American!

A very, very valuable discount available to those who hold one of the American Airlines Citi or Barclays co-branded credit cards is a discount of up to 7,500 miles on saver award flights to or from select cities each month via the Reduced Mileage Awards list. This has become even more valuable than it was for a while since American has loosened up a bit on saver award availability. I write about these discounts a few times a year since the cities are…

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New American Airlines Routes to South Bend Announced!

One of the trips we have planned for 2018 is a return trip to South Bend, Indiana, to cheer on the Fighting Irish. We did this trip about 7 or 8 years ago, but we loved it so much that it is time for a repeat with my parents and even my girls. I mean, C will be almost 9 this fall, so that’s a good time to see her future alma matre, right? We have hotels booked on points, but…

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