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Still slow rolling: recent targeted Amex offers spreading

Amex Offers used to be pretty consistent in that when they showed up for anyone, they showed up for everyone — either you were targeted or you weren’t. However, over the last couple of years, it has become increasingly common for Amex to slow-roll offers to targeted recipients in batches, and recent reports and experience indicate that this is happening with a number of recent offers. If you see an offer that interests you and…

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(EXPIRED) Delta Flash Sale: RT Flights From 10k SkyMiles (OW Available From 5k)

Delta 10 Year Thank You Sale

Delta has been pumping out the flash sales on award flights recently and they’re back with another. To celebrate 10 years since they joined with Northwest Airlines, they’re offering round trip award flights from 10,000 miles. These Delta flash sales often require that you book round trip flights in order to get such low redemptions, but with this sale you can also get one way flights from 5,000 SkyMiles. The Deal Book Delta domestic flights…

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Flash sale: Delta Premium Select to Korea for 70K RT

Delta is offering a flash sale with flights to Korea from a number of US Cities for 70K round trip in Premium Select class. These are available through Mary 2019, including during cherry blossom festival time. The Deal Delta is offering a flash sale on premium select flights from various US Cities to Seoul, Korea for 70K SkyMiles round trip for travel through May 2019 Quick Thoughts Thrifty Traveler reports that flights are available from both nonstop gateways Minneapolis and Atlanta…

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[Dead] 45K RT First Class to Hawaii in flat beds

Last night, Stephen reported on the outrageous first class award availability on Delta’s new route from Detroit to Honolulu that starts service next summer (for up to eight passengers). The catch is that while Delta still charges a king’s ransom (which, by the way, could be a different amount of miles any day of the week), partner Virgin Atlantic is showing eight seats or more available for 37,500 miles each way plus $5.60. However, you…

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[Dead] Virgin Atlantic: Lie-Flat Business Class Saver Awards To Hawaii For Up To 8 Passengers

Hawaii

Delta has opened up business class saver award space for direct flights between Detroit and Honolulu. Booking with Delta requires a ton of SkyMiles, whereas Virgin Atlantic Flying Club miles offer much better value at only 37,500 miles + $5.60 per person each way. The Deal Fly DTW-HNL and HNL-DTW in lie-flat business class seats for 37,500 Flying Club miles + $5.60. Quick Thoughts Even though these direct flights are on Delta, booking with SkyMiles…

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Tip: Search Delta round trip for international deals

In a recent week in review around the web, I highlighted a post from The Lazy Traveler’s Handbook about Delta award flights that seemed important enough to warranty a separate quick tip here: if you’re looking for international awards on Delta, search round trip for better deals (sometimes). While I generally look for award flights one-way to get a sense of availability in a particular direction, Delta’s dynamic pricing can mean that a round trip is sometimes…

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(EXPIRED) Australia, nonstop, from $632 RT Los Angeles to Sydney or Melbourne

Qantas, Virgin Australia, American, Delta, and United are all offering excellent prices on nonstop flights to Australia, with prices as low as $632 round trip. The cheapest prices are available from small online travel agencies listed at Skyscanner and Momondo, but you can use Google Flights to find cheap dates and then plug them in to those sites (or pay a bit more to book through major OTAs). The Deal Cheap nonstop economy class airfares from Los Angeles to Melbourne or Sydney, with prices…

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Delta Premium Economy sale to China from $722 RT

Yesterday, we reported a terrific airfare from San Jose to China for under $300 in economy class. Today, Delta has put premium economy on sale to and from China, with flights out of both Los Angeles and Detroit on the A350 in true premium economy starting from $722. The Deal Delta Premium Economy sale to/from China (including aboard the A350 in a true “premium economy” class) with Los Angeles-Shanghai from $722, Orlando to Beijing from $827, and…

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(EXPIRED) Delta award flash sale from 5K each way (includes popular events like SXSW, Sundance, etc)

The hits keep right on coming with Delta flash sales lately, with this week’s sale having a number of routes on sale for less than 10K each way. Most of the options this week are relatively short routes, but there are some gems like Austin to Seattle (or vice versa) for 7K each way plus $5.60 in tax. The Deal Delta flash sale on Fall/Winter travel on select domestic routes from 5K each way plus taxes & fees. Direct link to…

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