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Tag: Sweet Spot Spotlight

Best uses for Virgin Atlantic points (Sweet Spot Spotlight)

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This post has been updated with the news that ANA awards can be booked one-way for half the price of round-trip. Virgin Atlantic points are...

Best uses for Delta miles

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This post has been updated to include several reader tips (Mexico to Europe business class for 65K, business class within Asia for 35K, etc.). ...

Searching for Emirates sweet spots with partner airline awards [JAL, Copa, and Qantas awards...

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UPDATE 3/2/2021: Emirates has completed their partner devaluations. Now all partner awards follow the same not-great distance based award chart. I no longer know...

Best ways to fly to Hawaii from the US mainland

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Now that United has announced new routes to Hawaii, the tropical paradise is on my mind again.  Alaska, AA, Delta, Hawaiian, Southwest, and United...

Amex Membership Rewards sweet spots

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Membership Rewards sweet spots are plentiful and strong. Indeed, Amex Membership Rewards is the strongest transferable points program in terms of the sheer number...

Citi ThankYou points sweet spots for high value redemptions

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While ThankYou points came out less valuable than Chase or Amex points when we last updated our Reasonable Redemption Values (See: A big change...

Lap infant award tickets for less: New Aeroplan fee is $25 CAD or 2500...

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Lap infant award ticket prices vary widely between programs, but Air Canada's Aeroplan is going from being one of the best options for lap infant...

The Best Points-bookable Hotels in the World (Updated w/ Point Values)

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Travel & Leisure recently published their World's Best Awards for 2020. Using survey data, they rated the world's best destinations, airlines, resorts, etc. For...

Park Hyatt Zanzibar Royal Residence for 30K points per night

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Following my post "Most exciting Hyatt premium suites bookable with points in the US," I've been researching the most exciting bookable-with-points premium suites outside...

EVA Infinity MileageLands sweet spot: stopover itineraries to South America or within Asia

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EVA Infinity MileageLands is both a Citi ThankYou transfer partner and Capital One transfer partner that doesn't get much attention. While EVA Air's business...

Aeroplan / Etihad first class sweet spot: US to Australia & how to do...

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Yesterday, Greg covered the news about the Etihad and Aeroplan partnership. In that post, Greg noted some of the potentially interesting opportunities with Aeroplan...

New IHG Sweet Spot: Dynamic Pricing + 4th Night Free For Huge Savings

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Thanks to their change to dynamic pricing, there's now a new IHG sweet spot available thanks to the way they process the 4th night...

Searching for Emirates sweet spots with non-flight awards

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Even if you've never flown Emirates, chances are good that you have easy access to Emirates Skywards miles.  You have access to these miles...

Capital One Miles Sweet Spots 2020

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Capital One shook things up in the rewards card space with the introduction of transfer partners to their Capital One "miles" earning cards a...

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