Etihad miles may be my new favorite way to book AA flights

You do not need American Airlines AAdvantage miles to book American Airlines award flights Earlier this year I found myself in need of some miles to book American Airlines award tickets for an upcoming trip.  Ryan and I did not have enough AAdvantage miles.  In the end, I was able to book the flights and … Continue reading Etihad miles may be my new favorite way to book AA flights

How To Book American Airlines Flights With British Airways Avios

I use British Airways Avios to book American Airlines flights quite often.  But I realized that I have never posted step-by-step instructions on how to do so.  There are several moving parts to this, but once you do it the first time it gets much easier.  With the amount of points and money you could … Continue reading How To Book American Airlines Flights With British Airways Avios

Maximize AAdvantage Miles with American Airlines Off-Peak Dates

Redeem your AAdvantage miles for American Airlines off-peak dates when possible In addition to the two tiers of awards tickets in the American Airlines AAdvantage program, there is another important element to consider.  American Airlines considers certain dates in certain regions off-peak.  Not every region has off-peak dates, but if you're in the early phase … Continue reading Maximize AAdvantage Miles with American Airlines Off-Peak Dates