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Hawaii from around the US from $306 – good use of Alaska companion cert

Hawaii is one of the most popular destinations in the US — and today flights to tropical paradise are on sale from cities around the US for travel from January to May 2018. Dates are drying up a bit, but flights are still available from cities around the US and to each of the major Hawaiian airports — some examples follow, but adjust departure and arrival cities to fit your preferences. Note that the flights…

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Fly business class to Africa for 50,000 miles round-trip (DC to Senegal)

UPDATE: Virgin Atlantic’s system is now able to see DSS airport and the award is bookable once again! Fly South African Airways Business Class to Africa for 50,000 miles: I can get you from the US to Africa in business class for 50,000 miles round-trip. Yep, it’s true. I don’t blame you for not believing me, as Africa is typically one of the most expensive continents to visit with miles. But today, I’m going to…

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Boston to Shanghai from $372 RT on Air Canada

There are some terrific fares available today on Air Canada from Boston to Shanghai, China for travel in January and February: from $372 round trip. Availabilty Google Flights is not showing the lowest prices on this deal, but it’s a convenient place to start to find cheap dates. For example, you’ll see plenty of dates in January and February for $428 round trip (there are even more available than pictured) As an example, I chose January 26th-February 4th and got that $428 price…

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NY to Orlando as low as $57.40 RT with Visa Discount Air ($83 basic econ without)

United and JetBlue are offering some dirt cheap fares from New York to Orlando on select dates in January and February – from $83 round trip in United basic economy — but you can do even better by using the Visa Infinite Discount Air benefit to book 2 people on JetBlue for $114.80 round trip. That’s a pretty good excuse to escape the winter chill. No qualifying Visa Infinite? United Basic Economy for $83 For those without a qualifying Visa Infinite card, the…

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[EXPIRED] Flying Blue Promo awards, save on business class to Europe

Air France / KLM’s Flying Blue has released the latest set of Promo Awards, with some good values including 46,875 miles one-way in business class from New York to Paris or between Europe and Calgary, Edmonton, and Vancouver. If you fly into Paris or Amsterdam, there are also a number of European cities available from 6800 miles each way from those cities. Those with an adventurous spirit who are piecing together a longer trip might also find value in the promo awards from Europe to…

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$266 Boston to Barcelona RT; $301 New York to Paris RT; $340 from West Coast

European low-cost carrier Level has expanded service to Boston — and to kick things off they have terrific prices next April, May, September, and October: from $266 round trip from Boston to Barcelona. That fare includes a standard carry-on and seat selection at online check-in. You can of course pay more to check a bag or select your seat at booking, but with the 2-4-2 configuration that Thrifty Traveler reports, there are actually enough decent seats that you might stand a…

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[Expired] Wow! Flights to New Zealand from $378 RT!

Update: This one appears dead now. Great deal for those who were able to act fast. United and Air New Zealand are running a fantastic sale on flights to Auckland, New Zealand from tons of US Cities – including smaller markets. I haven’t searched all dates and routes, but I’ve found prices from the West Coast starting at $378 round trip and from New York starting at $583 round trip. Those are great prices to and from New Zealand. Availability & examples…

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[Expired] Flash sale: Boston to Atlanta on a Friday from $20 / 500 points one way, many more

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JetBlue is offering a flash sale with flights starting from $20 one-way. JetBlue’s flash sales only include specific flights on specific dates, which sometimes limits how useful they are. However, I see some decent ones on the list this time — including Boston to Atlanta on Friday, December 10th for $20 — or use TrueBlue points and pay just 500 points + $5.60. The Deal JetBlue flash sale with prices from $20 each way Click here to go directly to the…

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