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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Sep 30 Update: Top 5 Travel Rewards Currencies, Rewards Canada is 13 years old, choose the next Hilton bonus

A fitting end to September with a brand new feature from Rewards Canada!

News, Tips & Tricks
Today we released our first ever Top 5 Travel Rewards Currencies for Canadians, a new feature for Rewards Canada! Check out our Top 5 rankings for Canadians

Also fitting that as of September, Rewards Canada is now 13 years old! Sometimes it is hard to believe that we have been at this for so long but all we can say is that Rewards Canada would not be where it is today without the help of our readers, subscribers, advertisers, partners and more! So thank you all for an amazing 13 years! We are looking forward to the next 13!

Hilton wants to you to choose what their next major promotion will be, so cast your vote for the next Hilton HHonors systemwide bonus by October 4th! See more here
 
The latest set of Air France KLM Flying Blue promo awards are out for travel in Dec & Jan, however once again no Canadian cities are included. See the link below in the bonus offers section for more details.

Travel Deals
Air France
has launched a new economy class sale from Canada to Europe. Fares are from $665 for travel Oct 16-Dec 14 and Dec 25 - May 6. Tickets must be booked by Oct 8 at airfrance.ca


Bonus Offers

Air France KLM Flying Blue
- Save up to 50% with Promo Awards - Save 25% to 50% on the Award Miles usually required for award ticket. Destinations vary by each promotional period. More... Book by Oct 31 for travel between Dec 1 and Jan 31, 15

airBaltic PINS (on FrequentFlyerBonuses.com only)
- Double PINS for stays at any 1 of 5 Wellton Hotels in Riga. More... Until Oct 31, 14
- Double PINS for when you utilize the services of Wellton Spa. More... Until Oct 31, 14

Carlson Hotels Club Carlson
- 30% Bonus Gold Points when you purchase points online. More... Until Oct 31, 14

TAP Portugal Victoria
- Double Victoria Miles for stays at HF Fenix Hotels in Lisbon and Oporto. More... Until Oct 22, 14
- Double Victoria Miles for stays of 3 to 5 nights at the Hotel do Chiado Lisbon. More... Nov 1 - Mar 30, 15

Wyndham Rewards

- 25% Bonus Wyndham Rewards Points when you buy or gift points. More... Until Oct 24, 14



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Top 5 Travel Rewards Currencies for Canadians

Here are the details from our press release from today:

Not every travel reward program is created equal. With more than 125 travel reward programs available to Canadians, it is little wonder consumers are left scratching their head when trying to determine which is best. Picking the right program is combination of matching individual needs with value.

To help make it easier, Rewards Canada (rewardscanada.ca) best known for our annual ranking of credit card offerings, has determined the overall value of each travel reward program by evaluating Ease of Earning, Ease of Redeeming and Dollar Value. The full feature with complete rankings and background can be found online at www.rewardscanada.ca/top5trc

The top 5 travel reward currencies are:

America Express Membership Rewards Points. Program cannot be beat for its earn and redemption flexibility

Aeroplan Miles. Has something for everyone but really takes flight when converting miles into business or first class flights

RBC Rewards Points. Must have RBC’s Avion card product to get value but rewards can be up to 2.3% of spend

Starwood Preferred Guest Starpoints. Only frequent guest program to make top five but with redemptions values as high as 7% can you say “room service”?

AIR MILES Reward Miles. Canada’s largest frequent shopping program would have ranked higher but recent flight redemption increases knocked it down.

“It’s no secret Canadians rank among the world’s most active travel reward program participants,” said Patrick Sojka, of Rewards Canada. “But determining whether the effort is worth the prize is often an exercise in frustration and worn out calculator keys.”

“This year’s ranking of Canada’s top travel reward currencies attempts to simplify the evaluation process and make it easier to determine a program that’s best for you,” added Sojka.

About RewardsCanada.ca

Launched in 2001, RewardsCanada.ca is regularly featured in the Canadian media and is considered to be Canada’s premier frequent flyer and travel rewards resource. Updated on a daily basis, the website features news, articles, program information and bonus offers for over 80 travel reward programs.


I'd love to hear your comments on the Top 5 Travel Rewards Currencies for Canadians!

Monday, September 29, 2014

Sep 29 Update: New Aeroplan Marriott stay offer, Delta MQM offer for Hilton stays, is Diners Club returning soon?

Welcome to another week of travel and loyalty rewards here on Rewards Canada! Today may be a little quiet but that doesn't say much for the rest of this week! Stay tuned for some major items to be released over the next few days!

News, Tips & Tricks
Good news for SkyMiles and/or SkyTeam flyers in the Vancouver area, Delta Airlines will be flying the Vancoouver-Los Angeles route year round instead of the previously planned Christmas/New Years service only. Flights will operate twice daily. (Source Airlineroute.net)

Marriott Rewards has added Turkish Airlines as their newest airline mileage earning/points transfer partner. You can now earn Miles&Smiles for your stays or convert Marriott Rewards points into Miles&Smiles miles. Find out more here. (Source: LoyaltyLobby)

Gary Leff at View from the Wing points out that Diners Club cards are now available for applications in the U.S however there still isn't any word about the Canadian cards opening for new applications. We have been watching this closely for the past 5 or so years and eagerly await to see what happens for us Canadians as their current offering here with the 'Professional' consumer card would shake up the rankings in our Hybrid card category if they keep the card the way it is (or if they make it better then the shake up will be even more noticable!)

In the bonus offer section, three major promos of note are the Aeroplan Marriott stay offer, the latest set of IHG PointBreaks and the Delta MQM offer from Hilton. Be sure to look into both of these offers!



Bonus Offers

Air Canada / Aeroplan
- Earn up to 4,500 Bonus Aeroplan Miles when you stay at Marriott Hotels Worldwide. More... Until Jan 31, 15

Delta SkyMiles
- 250 Medallion Qualification Miles (MQMs) and double miles when you complete a two-night stay at any hotel or resort within the Hilton portfolio. More... Oct 6 - Dec 20, 14

IHG Rewards Club
- 5,000 points per award night - IHG Rewards Club PointBreaks Redeem only 5,000 points for stays at select hotels Worldwide. More... Until Nov 30, 14

Japan Airlines Mileage Bank
- Up to a 66% Mileage Bank Miles Discount for Mileage Bank Economy Class Award Tickets for select travel on S7 Airlines. More... Until Mar 31, 15

Le Club accorhotels
- Triple Le Club Accorhotels Points for stays at participating Accor hotels in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. More... Book by Oct 31 for stays until Dec 31, 14

Qantas Frequent Flyer
- Double Frequent Flyer Points on select Qantas flights between Australia and North America, London, Johannesburg, or Santiago. More... Register and book by Oct 13 for between Feb 1 and Oct 31, 15

Qatar Airways Privilege Club

- Earn up to 6,000 Bonus QMiles for Qatar Airways flights between Doha and Djibouti. More... Oct 26, 14 - Jan 31, 15



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IHG PointBreaks now live - Award nights for only 5,000 points for stays until Nov 30


Although it recently had some changes made to it, the best hotel redemption offer continues to be IHG Rewards Club's PointBreaks. Once again there are not that many Canadian properties participating and internationally there is only one InterContinental Hotel participating but of course that does not draw away from any of the hotels on the list as this is a good deal for all of them.

The new PointBreaks list we mentioned last Friday are now open for booking for stays from  from September 29 to November 30, 2014 (subject to availability) Each Reward Night at these participating hotels will be only 5,000 IHG Rewards Club points during the above mentioned dates. Remember the new PointBreaks rules that a member can only book up to 2 reward reservations per hotel participating in the individual offer (ie 2 at Pointbreaks hotels and 2 at Last Minute Reward Night hotels).  My tip to get around this would be to book 2 reservations with one IHG Rewards Club account and then have your spouse book 2 more etc. Of course this is dependent on both accounts having enough points to redeem for these awards. Also be sure to book these ASAP as once the allotted nights are booked at certain locations those hotels will fall off the list.

There are only 3 hotels in Canada and 161 other hotels participating in this set of PointBreaks and they are as follows:

CANADA
Holiday Inn Sydney, Nova Scotia
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Milton, Ontario
Holiday Inn Express Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario

UNITED STATES
Alabama
Candlewood Suites Alabaster, Alabama
Holiday Inn Huntsville Research Park, Alabama
Holiday Inn Express and Sutes Selma, Alabama
Arkansas
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Heber Springs, Arkansas
Holiday Inn Express Jonesboro, Arkansas
Crowne Plaza Little Rock, Arkansas
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Rogers – Pinnacle Hills, Arkansas
Arizona
Holiday Inn Express Nogales, Arizona
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Marana, Tucson, Arizona
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Willcox, Arizona
California
Holiday Inn Express Bakersfield, California
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Beaumont, California
Staybridge Suites San Diego Rancho Bernardo, California
Holiday Inn Westley North-Patterson, California
Colorado
Holiday Inn Express Colorado Springs Airport, Colorado
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Englewood, Colorado
Holiday Inn Denver-Parker, Colorado
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Pueblo North, Colorado
Connecticut
Candlewood Suites Windsor Locks, Connecticut
Florida
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brooksville, Florida
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Destin E – Commons Mall Area, Florida
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Jacksonville Airport, Florida
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Orange City, Florida
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa, Florida
Holiday Inn Tampa Westshore – Airport Area, Florida
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tavares – Leesburg, Florida
Georgia
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Hiawassee, Georgia
Holiday Inn Express & Suites LaGrange, Georgia
Candlewood Suites Macon, Georgia
Holiday Inn Express Savannah-I-95, Port Wentworth, Georgia
Iowa
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Dubuque-West, Iowa
Candlewood Suites Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa
Candlewood Suites Boise-Meridian, Idaho
Illinois
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Chicago-Carol Stream, Illinois
Candlewood Suites Elgin NW_Chicago, Illinois
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Zurich-Barrington, Illinois
Staybridge Suites Peoria-Downtown, Illinois
Candlewood Suites Springfield, Illinois
Indiana
Holiday Inn Evansville Airport, Indiana
Candlewood Suites Indianapolis, Indiana
Holiday Inn Express Fort Wayne-East (New Haven), Indiana
Holiday Inn Express Portage, Indiana
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Shelbyville Indianapolis, Indiana
Kansas
Candlewood Suites Junction City/Ft. Riley, Kansas
Candlewood Suites Salina, Kansas
Candlewood Suites Wichita Airport, Kansas
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wichita Northeast, Kansas
Kentucky
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Elizabethtown, Kentucky
Holiday Inn Express and Suites Murray, Kentucky
Candlewood Suites Paducah, Kentucky
Louisiana
Staybridge Suites Convington, Louisiana
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Natchitoches, Louisiana
Holiday Inn Lake Charles W – Sulphur, Louisiana
Massachusetts
Holiday Inn Express Brockton, Massachusetts
Holiday Inn Taunton-Foxboro Area, Massachusetts
Maryland
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Germantown, Maryland
Holiday Inn Express Waldorf, Maryland
Michigan
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Benton Harbor, Michigan
Holiday Inn Flint, Michigan
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Howell, Michigan
Minnesota
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Albert Lea, Minnesota
Holiday Inn Bloomington Airport South, Minnesota
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mankato East, Minnesota
Missouri
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Kansas City, Missouri
Candlewood Suites St. Joseph, Missouri
Mississippi
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Greenville, Mississippi
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Meridian, Mississippi
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Starkville, Mississippi
Candlewood Suites Tupelo North, Mississippi
North Carolina
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Conover (Hickory Area), North Carolina
Holiday Inn Lumberton North, North Carolina
Candlewood Suites Raleigh Crabtree, North Carolina
Holiday Inn Rocky Mount, North Carolina
Nebraska
Staybridge Suites Lincoln Northeast, Nebraska
Holiday Inn Express Omaha West, Nebraska
New Jersey
Holiday Inn Express Paramus, New Jersey
Candlewood Suites Somerset, New Jersey
New Mexico
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Truth or Consequences, New Mexico
New York
Holiday Inn Hauppauge-Long Island, New York
Holiday Inn Orangeburg-Rockland/Bergen, New York
Ohio
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Definace, Ohio
Holiday Inn Express & Suites North Lima, Ohio
Holiday Inn Express Toledo North, Ohio
Holiday Inn Express Cincinnati-West Chester, Ohio
Oklahoma
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Oklahoma City – Bethany, Oklahoma
Candlewood Suites Lawton Fort Sill, Oklahoma
Holiday Inn Oklahoma City North-Quail Spgs, Oklahoma
Holiday Inn Express Tulsa (Central), Oklahoma
Oregon
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ashland, Oregon
Holiday Inn Express Portland SE – Clackamas Gladstone, Oregon
Pennsylvania
Staybridge Suites Allentown Betlehem Airport, Pennsylvania
Holiday Inn Express Altoona, Pennsylvania
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Drums-Hazleton, Pennsylvania
Holiday Inn Lansdale Kulpsville, Pennsylvania
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Pittsburgh West, Pennsylvania
South Carolina
Holiday Inn Anderson, South Carolina
Candlewood Suites Greenville, South Carolina
Dakota
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Rapid City, South Dakota
Tennessee
Holiday Inn Express Athens, Tennessee
Candlewood Suites Knoxville, Tennessee
Holiday Inn Express Murfreesboro Central, Tennessee
Texas
Holiday Inn Express Burleson/Ft. Worth, Texas
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Dallas Park Central Northeast, Texas
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Del Rio, Texas
Holiday Inn Express & Suites El Paso West, Texas
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Jacksonville, Texas
Holiday Inn Killeen – Fort Hood, Texas
Candlewood Suites Longview, Texas
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mission-Mcallen Area, Texas
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Plainview, Texas
Candlewood Suites San Antonio NW Medical Center, Texas
Staybridge Suites San Antonio – Stone Oak, Texas
Candlewood Suites Texarkana, Texas
Utah
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Salt Lake City-Airport West, Utah
Virginia
Holiday Inn Chantilly-Dulles Expo (Arpt), Virginia
Holiday Inn Express Fredericksburg Southpoint, Virginia
Candlwood Suites Washington Dulles-Herndon, Virginia
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Rocky Mount, Virginia
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Warrenton, Virginia
Vermont
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brattleboro, Vermont
Washington
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Richland, Washington
Holiday Inn Spokane, Washington
Staybridge Suites Vancouver-Portland Metro, Washington
Wisconsin
Candlewood Suites Kenosha, Wisconsin
Staybirdge Suites Madison-E, Wisconsin
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wasau Weston, Wisconsin
West Virginia
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Charleston, West Virginia
Wyoming
Holiday Inn Rock Springs, Wyoming

MEXICO
Holiday Inn Express Chihuahua, Chihuahua
Holiday Inn Monclova, Coahuila
Holiday Inn Express Torreon, Coahuila
Holiday Inn Mexico City Coyoacan, Mexico
Holiday Inn Express Guadalajara, Jalisco
Holiday Inn Express Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
Holiday Inn Monterrey Valle, Nuevo Leon
Crowne Plaza Queretaro, Queretaro
Holiday Inn Express Guaymas, Sonora
Holiday Inn Altamira, Tamaulipas

SOUTH AMERICA
Argentina
Holiday Inn Buenos Aires Airport, Argentina
Brazil
Holiday Inn Express Maceio Ponta Verde, Brazil
Colombia
Crowne Plaza Tequendama Bogota, Colombia
Holiday Inn Bucaramanga Cacique, Colombia

EUROPE
Finland
Holiday Inn Helsinki, Finland
Ireland
Crowne Plaza Dublin, Ireland
Israel
Crowne Plaa Jerusalem, Israel
Italy
Holiday Inn Express Foligno, Italy
Poland
Holiday Inn Warsaw – Jozefow, Poland
Portugal
Holiday Inn Porto – Gaia, Portugal
Switzerland
Holiday Inn Express Luzern – Neuenkirch, Switzerland
Turkey
Crowne Plaza Bursa, Turkey
United Kingdom
Holiday Inn Rotherham Nort, United Kingdom
Holiday Inn Southend-On-Sea, United Kingdom

ASIA AND THE PACIFIC
China
Holiday Inn Express Beijing Airport Zone, China
Crowne Plaza Huangshan, China
Crowne Plaza Huizhou, China
India
Holiday Inn Express Ahmedabad, India
Japan
ANA Hotel Amtsuyama, Ehime, Japan
Crowne Plaza ANA Kumamoto, Japan
ANA Hoel Okayama-Shi, Japan
Vietnam
InterContinentan Nha Trang, Vietnam

AFRICA AND THE MIDDLE EAST
Jordan
Crowne Plaza Amman, Jordan
 
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Thursday, September 25, 2014

Sep 25 Update: The easiest route to Star Alliance Gold comes to an end, Air Miles Jiffy Lube bonus

Big bad news from Aegean Airlines Miles&Bonus!

News, Tips & Tricks

We have touched upon this topic a few times here on Rewards Canada but never fully detailed it. What is it? The easiest way to Star Alliance Gold Status via Aegean Airlines Miles&Bonus. It is was quite simple earn 1,000 miles for joining, earn another 3,000 with 12 months and get their Silver Status (Star Alliance Gold) add another 16,000 on top of that within 12 months of reaching Silver and boom you have Gold Miles&Bonus status which equates to Star Alliance Gold and you could keep that status just with one flight credited to Aegean every 3 years.. Rumours had starting going around last week that this was all about to change and the email from Aegean Miles&Bonus yesterday confirmed it. This easy way to keeping Star Alliance Gold status for life has come to an end. Well not really yet, the changes go into effect on November 24th so you could still potentially take advantage of this with one long haul Business Class flight credited to Miles&Bonus.




I myself started this challenge earlier this year but took a harder way, crediting some Air Canada domestic flights to Miles&Bonus, I got Miles&Bonus Silver already but don't know if I'll make it to Gold by the time the changes take place. I'm not happy about neither are thousands of others who have used this surefire method as a fast track to Star Alliance status but that is also the reason why this great method is coming to an end. As with most fast tracks, tricks and other ways to work the frequent traveller system, many of them meet their end sooner or later. Now they have made the qualification requirements harder but they are still not that hard to achieve when you compare to some other programs and if you achieve that status it is relatively easy to retain (especially if flying on Aegean or Olympic, somewhat harder if only flying Star Alliance.) You can find out all about the changes here.


American Airlines and El Al are ending their frequent flyer partnership on November 1st of this year. Find out more here.

Tunisia's Syphax Airlines is converting their Montreal-Tunis service from year round to seasonal as of Oct 30. If you have travel booked with Syphax this fall/winter you should check with them to see how they will accomodate your planned flights. (Source Airlineroute.net)


Huge Aeroplan Bonus from Rexall this weekend - 1,100 Bonus Miles when you spend $50+





Bonus Offers

Air Miles
- Earn up to 25 Bonus Air Miles when you get an oil change for your car at participating Jiffy Lube stores in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Northwest Territories. More... Until Nov 30, 14

airberlin topbonus
- Earn up to 3,000 Bonus topbonus Miles for stays at Best Western hotels in Germany or Luxembourg. More... Until Dec 31, 14
- Triple topbonus Miles on all eligible Europcar rentals of 3 or more days Worldwide. More... Book by Oct 19 for rentals until Dec 31, 14

Cathay Pacific Asia Miles

- 10,000 Bonus Asia Miles when you subscribe to the Economist. More... Until Oct 31, 14
- Double Asia Miles on purchases of HKD/RMB500 or more on any regular-priced skincare products or services at MTM. More... Until Oct 12, 14

Garuda Indonesia GarudaMiles (on FrequentFlyerBonuses.com only)
- Double GarudaMiles when you fly Garuda Indonesia between Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur. More... Jan 1 - Mar 31, 15

Jet Airways JetPrivilege
- Double JetPrivilege Miles on all eligible Etihad Airways Worldwide. More... Register and book by Oct 6 for travel until Dec 15, 14

Philippine Airlines Mabuhay
- 50% Mabuhay Miles Discount on AwardTickets for travel on select Philippine Airlines flights Worldwide. More... Book by Oct 3, 14
- Earn up to Triple Mabuhay Miles on Avis rentals of a Group C car or higher for 3 or more days in Asia, US, Canada, Europe, Middle East, Africa or for 4 or more days in Australia. More... Oct 1 - Dec 31, 14

Southwest Rapid Rewards (on FrequentFlyerBonuses.com only)
- 35% Bonus Rapid Rewards Points when you buy Rapid Rewards points online. More... Until Oct 31, 14

Ukraine International Panorama Club (on FrequentFlyerBonuses.com only)
- 50% Bonus Panorama Club Miles when you fly UIA between Kiev, Odessa or Dnepropetrovsk and Tel Aviv. More... Until Oct 31, 14
- 1,000 Bonus Panorama Club Miles when you join Panorama Club and complete your first Ukraine International flight. More... Ongoing



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Huge Aeroplan Bonus from Rexall this weekend - 1,100 Bonus Miles when you spend $50+


Rexall is turning 110 years old and to celebrate this anniversary they are awarding 1,100 Aeroplan Miles on all eligible purchases of $50 or more! This is a huge bonus, you can earn as much as 22 Aeroplan Miles per dollar! It may not be 'Pudding Guy' or even Star Challenge worthy but this is still a great bonus that you should take advantage of if you can. Here's a tip: If you are planning on spending over $100 then split the purchases so that you can earn the bonus twice and so on. Also use a credit card that has a multiplier on drug store purchases likes the TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite or American Express Gold Rewards cards!

The offer is only valid between Friday Sept 26 and Sunday Sept 28. Read more in the flyer here.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Sep 24 Update: American & BA bonuses to Europe, Lufthansa Voucher Code, more Air Canada 787 service

Middle of the week offerings for you!

News, Tips & Tricks
If you are keeping track of Air Canada's new and upcoming 787 services, Airlineroute.net points out the new plane will fly Toronto-Copenhagen for the month of April 2015


Travel Deals
Save $30 on your next Lufthansa booking for flights out of Canada

Bonus Offers

Aerolineas Argentinas (on FrequentFlyerBonuses.com only)
- 75 Bonus Plus Miles for Alamo rentals in Argentina of 3 or more days.. More... Ongoing

American AAdvantage
- Earn up to 125,000 Bonus AAdvantage Miles when you fly round-trip between the U.S., Canada or Mexico and Europe on First Class or Business Class fares on American Airlines, US Airways, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia or OpenSkies. More... Valid for residents of Canada, Mexico and the U.S. only Until Jan 10, 15



British Airways Executive Club
- Earn up to 125,000 Bonus Avios when you fly on qualifying first or business class fares on British Airways, American Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, OpenSkies or US Airways operated and marketed non-stop flights between the U.S. or Canada and UK or Europe. More... Valid for residents of Canada and the U.S. only Until Jan 10, 15

Carlson Hotels Club Carlson
- 1,500 Gold Points PER DAY and save up to 25% on participating Alamo car rentals in the US and Canada. More... Until Dec 31, 14
- 1,500 Gold Points PER DAY and save up to 25% on participating National car rentals in the US and Canada. More... Until Dec 31, 14

Jumeirah Sirius
- Double Sirius Points and 3 nights for the price of 2 for stays at the Pera Palace Hotel Istanbul. More... Until Mar 31, 15
- Double Sirius Points for stays on the Signature Dream Experience at the Burj Al Arab. More... Until Dec 24, 14

United MileagePlus
- Earn 10,000 Bonus MileagePlus miles per adult when you book a vacation to any of RIU’s all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean. More... Book by Dec 15 for travel until Dec 31, 14


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Planning a trip to Europe? If Lufthansa was on your radar to fly you there here is a voucher offer to save you a little cash on that flight! Simply fill out this form and Lufthansa will send you an exclusive code to save $30 on your next LHflight purchase. You must redeem the voucher (read book your flight) by September 27.
  • 30 CAD promo code only valid until 27th September 2014
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  • The voucher is only valid for flights departing in Canada and can only be redeemed at www.lufthansa.com


British Airways: Up to 125,000 Bonus Avios between Canada and the U.K. or Europe in First or Business Class


We see the return of a very similar offer to those we have seen in the past from British Airways and their Transatlantic oneworld partners. As we see a few times per year this bonus is for flying in a premium fare class (no economy included here like the current United and Air Canada Transatlantic offers) between Canada and the U.K. or Europe.

Offer Details
Earn up to 125,000 Bonus Avios when you fly on qualifying first or business class fares on British Airways, American Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, OpenSkies or US Airways operated and marketed non-stop flights between the U.S. or Canada and UK or Europe. Earn 20,000 bonus Avios on your first round trip, 40,000 bonus Avios on your second round trip and 65,000 bonus Avios on your third round trip. Full details, registration and online booking (Registration is required) Until Jan 10, 15
Valid for residents of Canada and the U.S. only

Can't make use of this offer? Be sure to visit our Bonus Avios page for tons more bonus earning opportunities!

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Sep 23 Update: Details of the Capital One Costco Card, Bonus Aeroplan Miles for Fairmont Hotel stays

Here are Tuesday's Travel Rewards and Loyalty offerings!

News, Tips & Tricks
Rewards Canada reader Noel K sent over the first details of the new Capital One® Platinum MasterCard for Costco members. See the scans of the brochure here and here. Similar offerings to the True Earnings Card from Costco and Amex. 3% back on restaurant purchases, 2% on Gas, up to 1% on all other spending.


You can earn 75 bonus Air Miles Reward Miles when you spend $75 or more as Safeway this weekend. Get the coupon here.




Bonus Offers

Air Canada / Aeroplan
- 1,000 Bonus Aeroplan Miles when you stay at select Fairmont locations Worldwide. More... Book by Nov 30 for stays until Dec 30, 14
- Earn up to 1,500 Bonus Aeroplan Miles for a new Costco membership. More... Until Dec 31, 14

American AAdvantage
- 20 AAdvantage Miles per $1 spent with 1800Flowers.com. More... Until Dec 31, 14

Best Western Rewards
- Double Rewards points for stays of 3 or more nights at participating Best Western hotels in Denmark. More... Until Dec 31, 14
- Double Rewards points for stays at the BEST WESTERN Hotel Restaurant Aduard. More... Until Oct 31, 14

Delta SkyMiles
- Earn up to 17,500 Bonus SkyMiles when you book a Hawaii Vacation package through Delta Vacations. More... Book by Dec 31 for travel until Jan 31, 15

Oman Air Sindbad (on FrequentFlyerBonuses.com only)
- Double Sindbad Miles for stays at the Swiss-Belresort Ghantoot. More... Until Oct 31, 14
- Double Sindbad Miles on all eligible Sixt car rental locations worldwide. More... Until Oct 31, 14


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