Savvy travel is all about seeing opportunity, knowing what’s possible and taking advantage of the best offers, when they’re present. Just like every week, there are deals coming and going which can seriously boost your mileage balance, save you money on hotel stays, and bank some excellent value for your points and miles…

Marriott Guarantees Members Only Rates Are Lowest Available…

If you’re not a member of the club, you can’t get in. Fortunately, becoming a member of the Marriott loyalty program only takes a few mere seconds, is free and is available to all, worldwide. You care about joining Marriott’s loyalty program because effective immediately, Marriott will offer the lowest rates found anywhere on direct bookings made while logged in to Marriott Rewards. To clarify, you will no longer ever find a cheaper rate on Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, or any other third party site for Marriott hotels. Simply join their program, book direct and enjoy the savings…

60,000 Mile Delta Gold Amex Sign Up Bonus

Delta is offering a limited time, highest ever bonus on the Gold Delta Skymiles American Express Card. The card, available in the US, offers a solid opportunity to jump start a mileage bonus, with very nearly enough (62,500) points needed for a one way business class flight between the US and Europe. That’s excellent value for spending money you already need to spend. I’ve already received a bonus for the card and therefore cannot get one, and I also am very weary of Delta’s direction as they move forward with miles. It’s a great opportunity for some, but once you have your miles, I’d suggest spending them ASAP. Look for a 60,000 point offer HERE.

American Airlines Free Flight Availability To South America

American Airlines is bracing for their devaluation next week. In other words, most flights you want to take using American Airlines miles will require more miles after March 22nd, than they did before March 22nd. If you’d like to lock in current rates, you’ll find fantastic availability from the US to South America in business class or economy at the moment. Have a search and take advantage while the going is good!