Tag Archives: award travel

UA Award (likely not bookable anymore with routing rule changes)

Winning the Hearts and Minds of Airline Phone Agents: A Complete Diagnostic Guide

This may be old hat for more seasoned readers, but I tried to compile all the conventional wisdom for booking awards with agents over the phone. Feel free to forward to friends or family members that are about to book their first “complicated” awards. Within the frequent flyer community, there is a common mantra when dealing […]

Hacking Award Seats to Asia: All 177 Routes!

In the last installment, we looked at all 403 Trans-Atlantic routes where award seats can be booked with miles. Now we turn our attention to Asia to find additional cities that aren’t hub captive, but still get a lot of traffic. These two factors will likely drive prices lower, for revenue fares (If you subscribe […]