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Deal Alert: Fly Turkish Airways to Istanbul for Just 15k Miles!

Turkish Airlines is running a flash sale on its route from Atlanta to Istanbul through the end of today, August 23. But it's worth scrambling to take advantage of this offer. Book awards on this route for just 15,000 miles each way! Or fly to Amman, Jordan for 21,250 miles each way. If you don't already have Turkish Miles & Smiles, you can transfer points from Citi, Capital One, or Bilt to book these amazing awards.

Earn Up to 15,000 Bonus Turkish Airlines Miles for IHG Stays

Earn up to 15,000 Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles bonus miles with IHG's latest promotion. Through December 31, 2022, you can earn 1,000 Turkish bonus miles per eligible stay of two nights or more at IHG properties worldwide. However, you'll need to opt into earning Miles&Smiles instead of IHG One Rewards points. Here's how to take advantage of this promotion.

Do Turkish Airlines Miles & Smiles Miles Expire?

Turkish Airlines Miles & Smiles miles will expire three years from the date they were accrued. Miles that have expired — or ones that are about to expire — can be extended for a fee. But, with all of the sweet spots in the Turkish Miles & Smiles program, you shouldn't have trouble using your miles for great value before they expire.

Fly to Europe in 2021 in Polaris Business Class for Just 45,000 Miles

We've hit the jackpot of business class award availability to Europe! There's excellent availability through May 2021 to almost all European destinations served by United Airlines. Even better, most of this award availability is bookable with Turkish Miles & Smiles, meaning that these redemptions can cost as little as 45,000 miles per person! Who's ready to book a European vacation?

Turkish Allows Mixed Partners, Updates Award Chart

Turkish Airlines’ Miles&Smiles program has made some significant updates that deserve a closer look. On the positive side, there are several big improvements to the online booking experience. On the other hand, the infamous 7,500-mile award to Hawaii is notably absent from their latest award chart. The online booking tool hasn't yet caught up to the new pricing, but it looks like higher mileage requirements are on the way.