Weekly Summary

How Hyatt Went Way Above And Beyond, New Amex Offers, Getting 22 Award Flights With One Card, Boston Marathon Tips, & More!

Written by Charlie

Find out about the posts of the week, including how Hyatt went way above and beyond, new Amex Offers, getting 22 award flights with 1 card, and much more!

Welcome back to this week’s summary of posts here at Running with Miles. It has felt good to get back in a groove of regular posting after being so disconnected the week before. Thanks for reading and following along!

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Great Amex Offers For Rocketmiles And Under Armour

If you are a fan of quality sports gear, then this Amex Offer is for you! Go ahead and save it now in preparation for a post tomorrow of how you can save a lot of money on Under Armour! 🙂

Who Won The FitBit Tracker And What Was The Final Steps Count?

The winner of the Step Counting Giveaway was announced as well as the number of steps I took in 5 days during my 6 marathon run jaunt around the world. Hint: it was a lot!

Deal Roundup: Last Chance Oakley Vault, FitBit Trackers On Sale, Amazon Fire Phone w/ Prime

Expired: These deals are now expired (with the exception of the low prices available on the Amazon Fire Phone) – hopefully you got it on some of these deals!

Great New Amex Offers – Save Money On Shopping And Travel

More Amex Offers popped up this past week – some great new ones for shopping and travel!

2016 Boston Marathon Open For Applications – What To Know

The Boston Marathon registration period is open! It will be open for a while longer as well. This post tells you all you need to know to register.

Fare Sale: Book International Travel On Aegean From €30 ($34)

If cheap travel on a great airline is of interest to you, then you are going to want to check out this fare sale! Aegean Airlines has been voted as the best Regional Airline in Europe for several years and you can now fly them for almost less than the low cost carriers!

Fly To Europe For As Little As $99 With WOW Air

Want to get to Europe on the cheap? This sale by WOW Air is as low as it gets (except for mistake fares, of course)!

Why It Is So Important To Check Your Airline Reservations

Unfortunately, airline reservations are not exactly set-and-forget. They do need some tending to at times! Here are some reasons why you should check your reservations and solutions if there are problems.

Get 5X UR Points & 10% eBay Bucks [Targeted] On Delta Airlines Gift Cards

Expired: This was a really good deal! For just a short while, it was possible to get 10% eBay Bucks (which is basically credit for future purchases, which can be gift cards) and 5x Ultimate Reward points on Delta Airlines gift cards! That is like a 15% rebate on airline spending!

How Hyatt Went Completely Above And Beyond!

It is always nice to get some friendly gestures when staying at hotels, but here is an account of how Hyatt went completely above and beyond on my recent trip! You won’t believe the personal touch they put on it!

Get Up To 22 Award Flights With The British Airways 100K Avios Offer

The British Airways credit card is back up to a 100K Avios offer! This is a great way to get up to 22 award flights for the cost of the $95 annual fee! Of course, you can get many more than that, as some readers mentioned, if you count the points earned from actual spending and the off-peak awards on British Airways!

Travel To The 2016 Boston Marathon For (Nearly) Free

The time for the 2016 Boston Marathon registration is here! Next on the list is securing your travel. Here is how you can do it for nearly free – without a lot of work!

Great Deal: $100 Off $100 On Hotels With Orbitz

Expired: This was only for travel before October 2, but if you did have travel before then, this was a great deal!

Great Deal: Google Nexus 6 For $300 – Great For Cheap International Data

Expired: Yet another great deal that came and went! The Google Nexus 6 was available this week for only $300 outright. This is the phone that gives you access to Google’s very cheap new plan that works internationally as well!

How To Stay Sane For 26.2 Miles On A Treadmill

As I headed out on my 6 marathon runs on 6 continents, I knew one of them was going to take place on a treadmill. Here are some of my tips for how to stay sane while running 26.2 miles on a treadmill (if you are ever crazy like me and want to try it!)

eBay Deals: 4 United Miles Per Dollar, Pebble Smartwatch, HERO4 Session, & More

Still time on this one! This is a great portal offer from United for purchases on eBay – 4 United miles per dollar! This post also looks at some of the things you may want to buy that are also good deals.

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About the author


Charlie has been an avid traveler and runner for many years. He has run in marathons around the world for less than it would cost to travel to the next town - all as a result of collecting and using miles and points. Over the years, he has flown hundreds of thousands of miles and collected millions of miles and points.
Now he uses this experience and knowledge to help others through Running with Miles.