IHG are offering a 100% bonus for purchasing IHG Rewards points, which is the maximum that the hotel chain offers in points promotions, and can be redeemed for cheaper nights at InterContinental, Crowne Plaza and other IHG hotels.
Along with this deal, there is also the opportunity to pick up triple Delta SkyMiles miles until the end of April. Plus links to credits for first-time users of the service and hosts.
Virgin Australia are offering deeply discounted Business Class sale fares across their network – from $399 – on sale until midnight Sunday 12th February.
With only two carriers serving this route compared to five to Los Angeles, the chance to avoid the mess that is LAX with a direct flight to the calmer SFO is a great choice. Plus tips on where to credit your points.
On this page, we collate the best deals to earn you bonus Velocity points on flights you purchase outright.
American Airlines is running another round of promotion for purchasing AAdvantage miles – offering up to 42.50% bonus miles which comes out to 2.24 US cents per mile.
Some of the best value to be had from IHG Rewards is the quarterly PointBreaks promotion, where a number of hotels globally of the InterContinental, Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn brands are made available for 5,000 points per night – that’s up to a 90% discount.
This deal made exclusively available to Point Hacks readers by our in-house travel agent allows you to visit up to four continents and earn Gold status with the largest airline alliance in the world.
Get Qantas Gold status in one go by flying on a combination of Finnair, Qantas, Cathay Pacific and/or Malaysia Airlines, with stops in the US, Europe and Southeast Asia for about the same price as a return ticket to Europe – but you’ll need to book today to take advantage.
Our regular update to the Point Hacks Virgin Australia promo codes list is out, with codes for around 10% discount on specific flights and fare buckets.
It is generally very difficult to find award space in premium cabins between Australia and the US, but right now there are at least two Business Class seats on American Airlines’ Sydney to Los Angeles service for a smattering of dates in the second half of the year, mainly in October and early November, with some in July and August.
You can pick up double Qantas Points on flight bookings with Qantas for the rest of this year.
This guide collates our tips on connecting your smartphone, laptop and tablet to free wifi networks at airports, lodgings, and when you’re out and about.