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Business Class to Europe under 47K w/ Flying Blue Promo Awards

Flying Blue is out with their promo awards for travel through August 31st, and while the offers are not as strong as they once were, they still offer a solid value on many routes. At just 46,875 miles for Boston to Europe in business class, promo awards remain very competitive if you live near or can position to Boston, New York, or perhaps Mexico or the Caribbean. (Update: Mexico has been removed from the promo…

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Premium Economy to Europe for mid $600’s in May and June – use with Air France offer

As reported by View from the Wing and God Save the Points, there are some great premium economy fares available from the east coast to Madrid on Air France, Alitalia, and Air Europa — with prices between $600-$700 in May and early June, all easily searchable via Google Flights. This could be a great use of the Air France Amex Offer if you previously added it to your card (long since disappeared if you have…

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New York to Naples, Italy in Business Class for ~$1860

There are some fantastic business class airfares from New York to Naples, Italy, with prices around $1860.  Low-cost carrier Meridiana is pricing around $1550, but true business class on Air France (on either a 777 or A380) is coming in at $1855 round trip.  Alitalia is available at $1865: Dates look widely available throughout summer and into early fall.  These flights appear to be bookable via Amex Membership Rewards, meaning that Business Platinum cardholders could pay with…

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Spain in Premium Economy for $633, business class upgrade with miles?

Via God Save the Points and View from the Wing, there is a fantastic airfare sale from the East Coast to Spain in Air France Premium Economy for $633 round trip. For more details and example dates, see this View from the Wing post or God Save the Points. Secret Flying.has a list of potential dates and city pairs, though more are likely possible.  For example, Gary at View from the Wing reports finding dates…

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Hot: Dallas to Madrid for $386 RT on Delta, $404 to Paris

Update: The offer for the Business Platinum card has expired and benefits of the card have changed. Please see our Best Offers page for a complete description of the current offer and benefits. Airfares sales to Europe continue with Dallas to Madrid available for $386 round trip on many dates in March, April, and May.  This deal can be hot for those with either the Air France Amex Offer or the American Express Business Platinum. The return…

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Great Amex Offer: 20K points for $1,000 spend with Air France

American Express has a great new Amex Offer for 20,000 Membership Rewards points on a cumulative $1,000 in spending with Air France by April 14th, 2017. This offer may be targeted, but it appears on all of the MR-earning cards in my household. The terms clearly state that is is valid for one or more transactions, meaning that you do not need to spend the full $1,000 in one charge.  The terms also state that…

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6 amazing secrets of Air France Flying Blue miles

Flying Blue miles

When Drew, author of Travel is Free, offered to write a guest post for Frequent Miler, I jumped at the opportunity.  I’m a big fan of Drew’s blog, and it complements my blog perfectly.  Where I tend to write about ways to earn miles & points efficiently, Drew writes mostly about the best ways to spend miles & points.  Without further ado, here is Drew’s “6 amazing secrets of Flying Blue miles”: I recently wrote…

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Airline devaluations, convoluted awards, #milemadness, Serve on-again, and Staples gift cards

AA and US Airways begin their merger devaluations The following bullet points are borrowed from One Mile at a Time: American has eliminated distance based oneworld Explorer awards American has eliminated stopovers at the gateway city on AAdvantage awards American has created multiple tiers of AAdvantage standard award levels US Airways has created multiple tiers of Dividend Miles standard award levels US Airways has raised the cost of Dividend Miles business class redemptions between the…

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