First, my apologies for the lack of posts lately. It’s been pretty hectic at work lately, plus I’m taking off for Europe for a month starting tomorrow. I promise I will have a new stream of daily posts coming back shortly. 🙂 Thank you for those who are subscribed via email notifications, and thank you even more to those who loyally check the website periodically. You’re all superstars in my book! That being said, there is a SUPER AMAZING promotion going on by RocketMiles.com right now for TODAY ONLY: Get…… (click read more!)
La Quinta Inns & Suites and Delta Airlines has a special promotion going on until June 30, 2013, where you earn 1,000 Delta Skymiles for each eligible stay. All you have to do is stay at a La Quinta Inn & Suite between now and June 30, 2013 and book using a rate available to the general public (including best available rate, AAA, and AARP rates). When you check-in, make sure to tell the front desk you want to earn Delta miles instead of La Quinta Returns points, and provide…… (click read more!)
Rocketmiles is a relatively new startup that allows its users to earn thousands of airline miles for select hotel stays booked through their website. Currently they only support providing miles for four airline loyalty programs: United MileagePlus, American AAdvantage, Delta SkyMiles, and HawaiianMiles. While the number of cities available for hotel stays might also be limited (currently only serving 12 cities as of this post), the rewards are significant enough to warrant bookings through their website. For example, a $209/night stay at the Hilton Palmer House in Chicago will give…… (click read more!)
Audience Rewards is a great way to earn a few free miles or points through their regular broadway trivia questions. It’s also a great way to earn a few hundred (to a few thousand) extra miles or points if you’re purchasing tickets to a broadway play and you buy through their website! This post is about more free points for you via the trivia for this week. 12 more miles may not get you anywhere, but every little bit counts, right? Besides, they are free and take less than 60…… (click read more!)
MILES&POINTS: Easy 1,500 AA miles, 1,400 United miles, 1,000 Delta miles, 1,300 Southwest miles & 950 US miles!
Ok. This one is really just too good to pass over, and Adam over at Point Me to the Plane has the complete details. Here’s a snippet of the United miles portion from Adam: From Adam’s blog: Flyertalk member Samson7256 had a great first post yesterday, highlighting a potential way to earn some easy miles with AA, DL, UA, US, and WN. He was looking for a way to add some extra miles and came across a New York Times offer in the UA MileagePlus Shopping portal awarding 1400 miles for new digital…… (click read more!)
Earlier this past week, Starwood hotels announced a brand new partnership with Delta Airlines, where Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) members can now order “crossover rewards” when they fly with Delta, and Delta SkyMiles members earn miles whenever they stay at Starwood hotels! Here’s the lowdown on the benefits to this new Crossover Rewards program: “SPG Platinum and Gold members earn 1 Starpoint for every dollar spent on eligible Delta flights. Plus, SPG Platinum members enjoy elite benefits when traveling with Delta, such as priority check-in, Priority Boarding and first checked bag free……. (click read more!)
United Airlines and Delta Airlines have both been partners with Marriott Hotels (among other hotel chains). Earlier in August and September, we saw a special bonus Southwest miles for purchasing Marriott gift cards. Now there is a special offer for bonus United Miles or Delta SkyMiles for purchasing Marriott gift cards! Tuning into Seth over at The Wandering Aramean: For United the deal is valid from October 15 – November 26, 2012. It maxes out at 5,000 MileagePlus points earnt and the earn rates are: 500 MileagePlus Miles with a $150 Marriott Gift…… (click read more!)
Today’s MTDD is to San Juan, Puerto Rico (SJU). Delta has roundtrip from San Francisco (SFO) to San Juan, Puerto Rico (SJU) for only $317 roundtrip. Valid for travel until November 14th, and must purchase at least 7 days before travel. Use the ITA Matrix Airfare search tool to search availabilities and then delta.com to book. Happy flying! Thanks to TheFlightDeal for the notification.
Both United and Delta through their online shopping malls are running a sweepstakes promotion to give lucky winners a substantial amount of miles. All you have to do is enter–and it’s free to participate! Deets: United is giving away 25,000 miles to 20 lucky winners; must register by 9/30/12 For the United sweepstakes, go to the United Shopping Portal Delta is giving away 60,000 miles to 5 lucky winners; you can enter up to 345 times–earn more entires by shopping via the portal For the Delta sweepstakes, go to the…… (click read more!)
I know I usually post travel destination deals on Mondays, but this is a FANTASTIC deal to visit the capital of Peru for only $437 roundtrip from LAX to LIM! At less than half the price of a normal roundtrip ticket, you’ll have the chance to explore Machu Picchu and the rest of Peru! Fares from California to Peru are usually anywhere from $800 to $1,000 economy roundtrip on most carriers. Here’s what you need to know to score $437 roundtrip tickets from Los Angeles to Lima, Peru: Travel via…… (click read more!)
Happy Labor Day Monday, readers! Fun fact of the day: In 1887, Oregon was the first state to make Labor Day an official holiday. It was officially adopted as a Federal state in 1894, by which thirty states had already adopted it as a holiday. Now let’s get back to traveling and deals: This morning I want to point out a few more free ways to earn some miles from your computer. American Airlines’ loyalty program, AAdvantage, has partnered up with e-Rewards surveys to give you a 250 AAdvantage Miles…… (click read more!)
If you haven’t gotten into AudienceRewards.com’s program yet, you should. Not only do you have the opportunity to earn 500 to 1000+ miles per Broadway show ticket you purchase (they have multiple cities including SF and NYC), you also get free miles and “showpoints” (AudienceRewards’s loyalty points name) for correctly answering their weekly trivia questions. This week’s (8/20/12) trivia questions (with answers) are: What year did the novel War Horse is based on come out? 1982 Which of the following Broadway regulars is not in Nice Work If You Can…… (click read more!)