• American Airlines Jaguars in London: Getting There 11

    Jaguars in London: Getting There

    Jaguars In London: Step by Step Prior to all this, I’d already taken my first baby steps into the world of points and miles. A few months prior, I’d signed up for the Gold Delta SkyMiles card from American Express, and was able to successfully use the miles earned from the sign-up bonus and a […]

  • Chase Sapphire Preferred Where Dreams Come True: Jacksonville to Disneyland

    Where Dreams Come True: Jacksonville to Disneyland

    Image courtesy: Orange County Archives  Trip Information Reader Josh is a Disney fan living in Jacksonville. He has an annual pass to the parks in Orlando, but has never travelled to where the magic started: Disneyland in Anaheim, CA. He wants to travel this December with one companion to visit the place where dreams come […]

  • British Airways Exploring Ultimate Rewards: Earning Big Points 12

    Exploring Ultimate Rewards: Earning Big Points

    Exploring Ultimate Rewards Series Part 1: Redemption Options – Updated October 2014 Part 2:Earning Big Points – Updated October 2014 Part 3: Top 11 Ultimate Rewards Redemptions! In part one, we explored the many redemption options offered by Ultimate Rewards. In this feature, we’re going to discuss the many ways you can earn Ultimate Rewards […]

  • Alaska Off to the Wilderness: Orlando, Florida to Fairbanks, Alaska 1

    Off to the Wilderness: Orlando, Florida to Fairbanks, Alaska

    Image courtesy: Analogick  Trip Information PointsAway reader Brenda wants to fly with one companion to Fairbanks, Alaska from Orlando, Florida. She’s in the early stages of planning, as this would be a trip for sometime next year, lasting about a week. Current Program Status Brenda has a balance of miles with American and Ultimate Rewards, […]

  • Australia Down Under for Way Less: Jacksonville to Sydney 3

    Down Under for Way Less: Jacksonville to Sydney

    Trip Information PointsAway reader Leah wants to fly with her husband to Sydney, Australia from Jacksonville, Florida to attend an international conference, traveling from roughly May 31st to June 8th. The conference is from June 1-4, so it’s important to be there during that time. Current Program Status Leah has a little more than 120,000 […]

  • British Airways Exploring Ultimate Rewards: Redemption Options 30

    Exploring Ultimate Rewards: Redemption Options

    Exploring Ultimate Rewards Series Part 1: Redemption Options – Updated October 2014 Part 2:Earning Big Points – Updated October 2014 Part 3: Top 11 Ultimate Rewards Redemptions! It’s rare for us to feature a reader submission from our Submit A Trip page and not either recommend using Ultimate Rewards points or at least mention them […]

  • Chase Sapphire Preferred “Wow! Just One Word Earned Us 40,000 Points.”

    “Wow! Just One Word Earned Us 40,000 Points.”

    Very exciting news to share today! Less than two weeks after launching, we already have a success story from a PointsAway reader. JW read our piece on conquering minimum spend requirements and was able to create a plan for success in earning a bonus on the new Chase Sapphire Preferred card he recently received. If […]

  • American Airlines Christmas with Sinterklaas: Jacksonville to Amsterdam

    Christmas with Sinterklaas: Jacksonville to Amsterdam

    Image courtesy: Martin Morris  Trip Information PointsAway reader Frank wants to fly with one companion to Amsterdam from Jacksonville, Florida. He’s looking to travel right around Christmastime and spend about a week there. Current Program Status Frank’s travel companion has a small amount of Delta SkyMiles saved up, but neither of them have any other […]

  • American Airlines Duval to Duval St: Jax to Key West

    Duval to Duval St: Jax to Key West

    Trip Information PointsAway reader Jillian wants to find a cheap Key West vacation traveling from Jacksonville, Florida. Flexible in her travel schedule, Jillian tries to make it down to Key West at least once a year to enjoy the day and nightlife on famous Duval Street, have some fun in the sun and enjoy various […]

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