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[Expired] 7.5K miles NYC to Denver, 9.5K to Seattle, more w/ Delta flash sale

Delta is running a terrific flash sale on flights to and from New York, with round trip prices starting from 11,000 miles (NYC-Boston). There are specific cities listed here on the promotion page, but I’ve found that there are more cities that seem to be on sale and some are at better-than-advertised prices. The Deal Delta Flash Sale for flights to and from New York City good for travel between November 1 and December 14, 2017 Direct link to the…

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The best pizza in Manhattan?

I love New York style pizza.  To me, the best pizza is a plain cheese slice with plenty of sauce, and dripping with grease.  The perfect slice will flop over when picked up unless you fold it in half first.  Yummmmm.  I wrote this post last week, but by the time you read this, I’ll be in Manhattan with my extended family.  I want to make sure that we try some of the best pizza…

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NYC on $19 per day. Final tally

Last week I challenged myself to visit New York City and spend no more than $19 per day out of pocket.  I saw this as a fun challenge, and it was!  For this three day trip, $19 per day meant that I could spend no more than $57 altogether.  Here were the rules I set for myself: Travel and dine in comfort. This meant no hitchhiking, no soup kitchens, and preferably no fast food. Get…

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My NYC Challenge: The trip so far

Last Friday I described my upcoming trip to New York City and my $19 New York City challenge: I would travel on miles and points, and spend no more than $19 per day. Thanks to many helpful readers, my plans improved and firmed up.  In the post “My $19 NYC challenge: plans taking shape” I described the updated plans.  Today I’ll quickly highlight the trip so far – what has worked, and what hasn’t. Detroit…

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