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AA Launches Huge Honolulu And Maui Sale, Fares From 215+ RT!!!

Update 2: Fare Gone! Update: LAX-HNL is just $139! Fare should be bookable soon to/from many cities including Chicago, Cleveland, NYC and more. Details to follow. (Deal posted...

Starwood Gold/Platinum Members 4th Quarter Promo!

Promo Signup Linky Choose between Double stays, double Starpoints, or up to 24,000 bonus Starpoints. Here are some ways to become Starwood Gold Elite: -Stay 10 times...

Still Alive-Get 25,000 AMEX MR Points For Opening A Free Business Gold Rewards Card!

Update: Links fixed. Anyone Can Easily Get A Business Card 25,000 AMEX MR points can be easily transferred into 25,000 Continental miles. 25,000 Continental miles is enough...

HOT! Get A Free National Rental Car Emerald Club Membership And 1,000 Air Canada Miles Just For Enrolling With National!

Offer LinkyAlso get another 2,000 miles when you complete a rental...

SMOKING HOT! $50 Off 2 Night+ Hotel Stays With Orbitz!!!

Valid only on prepaid hotels that display "Low-Fare Guarantee"Book by 08/16, Complete stay by 11/01.A random search of Las Vegas for 09/03 through 09/05...

HOT! Airtran Atlanta Sale For Flights Departing Before 9:00AM!

Sale LinkyPurchase by: 08/09Travel between: 09/05-11/07Sample OW+ Prices:Akron/Canton: $29Baltimore: $29Boston: $39Houston: $39Miami: $29NYC/LGA:$49Newark: $39Pittsburgh: $29

Starwood 15,000 Points Promo Posts Fast!

Update: Expired ----------------------------------------------------------- From my inbox: Dan, So I caved in and switched to the starwood card (The 20,000 point tickets to Brazil was the deal sealer for...

SMOKING HOT!!! FLY ONE ROUNDTRIP ON JETBLUE FROM PITTSBURGH TO ANY CITY AND GET 2 FREE ONE-WAY SYSTEMWIDE TICKETS!!!!

Update: Good news for some! If you have bought a round-trip for this promo you only need to use the outbound portion, you can...

4 Star Radisson In Shanghai For Just $17/Night!

Prices out to just $17/night until 09/30, afterwards it goes back up to $117/night...Booking Linky

HURRY! Stay At The Tudor Hotel At The United Nations For Just $19.31/Night!

From my inbox:Dan,Thank you for a great deal at that Tudor Hotel -- my wife did not believe the deal was legit until we...

Have A Citibank Checking Account? Get 10,000 AAdvantage Miles For Opening Up A Debit Card For $25!

Offer LinkyI'll take another 10K miles for $25 any day.No purchases necessary.Repeat after me:I will never ever make a purchase using a debit card....

Why Can’t I Get The Fare For The Dates That I Want? A Guide To Purchasing Airline Tickets!

From my inbox,"Dan, I live in New York and I always look forward to your fare postings.My problem with your farecompare links is that...

UNITED STRIKES BACK-UNDERCUTS VIRGIN BY 50%!!!

Update-11:45AM: DEAD!Update-11:45PM: HURRY! Now bookable on United.comYou can use the flexible search option there to help find dates that have availability.United is defending its'...

NYC To/From Denver For $120+RT!

Update-11:45AM: DEAD!Save 5% on Delta tickets by using the Delta business Amex.Save 3% on Delta tickets tickets by using a Starwood or Jetblue...

Virgin America Is Now Selling Tickets!

The website is very flaky right now-give it some time...www.virginamerica.comThe nation's newest Jetblue copycat (LCC with high-tech, leather seats, and good customer service) is...

Launching Friday: A Revamped SPG.com!

Starwood is revamping their website, and if all goes well it will go live on Friday!I have confirmed that the new website will integrate...

TAM Releases List Of 176 People On Board Doomed Flight 3054 From Porto Alegre-Sao Paulo.

Update 2-11:00AM-CNN has just published the list in English.Update: According to the Brazilian news article below, at 9AM today TAM announced that there were...

Up For Sale: USAirways/Star Alliance Elite Status!

This is the first time that I can remember ever seeing an airline willing to sell elite status.You can buy 90 day elite status...

Get $7 Off New York Mets Tickets-And Get 500 Delta Skymiles!

www.mets.com/deltaUse promotion code: SKYMILESAll tickets must be picked up at will-call.A 500 mile Delta voucher will be included at will-call for each ticket purchased.The...

Another Special Edition Of Citi Reduced AAdvantage AAwards!

Related Post: AAdvantage Credit Card Reduced Mileage Awards For July-September 2007 LinkyThese are valid from any US48 city for AA flights between September 7,...

AA Launches 12 Hour Confirmed $25 Standby!

AA announced that you can now confirm a seat for $25 for a same day travel flight change within 12 hours of your desired...

Hurry! AA Deal Finder-Only Available To The First 100,000 Downloaders!

www.aa.com/dealfinderAA's deal finder is a small downloadable application that will check multiple times daily for cheap AA fares when running in your system tray.You...

Get ANOTHER 2,500 Starwood Points When You Are Activating Your Starwood Consumer Card!!!

Related Post:Hot AMEX Signup Bonuses For July!This is really simple, but it may not work for everyone.I discovered this after activating a few family...

Watch The Premiere Of The Boeing 787 Dreamliner Live At 6:30PM EDT!

Larry Kellner, CEO of Continental, has already promised that when they get their first 787's it will fly from Newark-Tel Aviv, which is currently...

Neat Mileage Converter Tool!

Mileage Converter Tool Linky

An Attempt At Clarifying People’s Confusion Regarding Starpoints…

Note: Even if you didn't follow these steps and you signed for the starwood credit card before getting a starwood number, you will still...

SMOKING HOT! Get 25,000 AMEX MR Points For Opening A Business Gold Rewards Card!

Related Post:How To Get A Business Credit CardAmex Business Gold Rewards 25,000 MR Points Offer LinkyThe first year on this card is fee-free!25,000 Amex...

LAN Lanpass Kilometers-The Best Kept Secret In The Frequent Flyer Game! AKA: Your Starpoints Just Got A LOT More Valuable!

Related Posts:Airline Alliances5,000 Free LAN KilometersCathay Pacific Pending Miles DevaluationIt's no longer about the miles-it's about the kilometer!LAN, based out of South America, is...

SMOKING HOT!!! FLY ONE ROUNDTRIP ON JETBLUE FROM PITTSBURGH TO ANY CITY AND GET 2 FREE ONE-WAY SYSTEMWIDE TICKETS!!!!

Update: Good news for some! If you have bought a round-trip for this promo you only need to use the outbound portion, you can...

BOILING HOT! 20% Off Select AA AAwards If You Have A Citi AA Credit Card!

Reminder: The 20% off mileage tickets must be booked by 06/30!Originally posted 06/07.Don't forget: Now would be a good time to transfer 20,000 Starwood...

Pinnacle DVD Maker Deluxe For Just $34.99 From Woot!

Woot.com linkyThis is a Woot Product Launch!It comes with all of the required cables and purports to make it simple to transfer VHS videos...

BOILING HOT! BEST STARWOOD SIGNUP BONUS OFFER EVER!!!

Update: Expired ----------------------------------------------------------- -Earn 10,000 starpoints for opening up the card. -Earn another 30,000 starpoints (15,000 for the 1 point per dollar spent, and a 15,000 point...

Deal Reminder: Process Credit Card Payments With Google For Free Until 12/31/07!!!

I originally posted this deal back in November 2006, but it definitely merits a repost reminder!You can send an invoice to anyone to pay...

Starwood Branded Hotels In Israel.

In the recent Starwood post an anonymous commenter asked about the Starwood branded hotels in Israel.Less than 20 minutes later another anonymous commenter answered,"Israel...

Reader Request: Brazilian Cell Phone Info!

Anon asked in a comment,"Dan - quick question...being that you are the Brazil maven...I'm going to brazil this week for a wedding and I...

Launching June 28th: Improved Starwood Starpoints/Cash Hotel Awards!

Please note: This news has yet to be confirmed from Starwood, but the source is trustworthy enough to make a post about this already.Good...

AAdvantage Credit Card Reduced Mileage Awards For July-September 2007 Released!

Reduced mileage awards is one of the quarterly benefits of the AA Credit Card.Q3 Reduced Mileage Awards LinkyFly to select cities worldwide for 7,500...

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