Business Class for Four to Italy Using Delta SkyMiles

A trip to Europe in April is on our Family Demand ScheduleĀ for 2019. I haven’t been able to find award availability until just recently. Here’s how I booked it, using Delta SkyMiles to Italy. Parameters Departing out of Boston Fly into/out of “somewhere” in Italy (Rome, Florence, Venice, Milan, Bologna) Want to go during April […]

Brandon Asks: Boston to Singapore Using Miles

Today’s Brandon Asks is from Tim… “Can you help get our family of three from Boston to Singapore this summer using points & miles? Departing BOS between July 24-27, returning from SIN roughly 3 weeks later. We’re open to any cabin of service, but if we’re in Economy we’d like to limit it to one […]

My Aeroplan SWISS First Class Standoff Ends in a Compromise

Booked SWISS First One day back in November 2017 SWISS released partner award space in their First Class cabin. This was noteworthy because SWISS generally only allows those with elite status in their loyalty program to book awards in First. So I jumped at the opportunity and booked 4 one-way tickets from Boston to Zurich […]

Walt Disney World on Points & Miles 2018: Flights

We’re just back from a trip to Walt Disney World during the week Massachusetts schools have off for President’s Day each February. The weather was perfect and we had a great time. I’m going to write this up as a series with thoughts hopefully useful to anyone planning a Disney World vacation: Flights Hotel Discounted […]