Advice Getting award flight

 
Old Jan 12, 05, 1:03 pm
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Advice Getting award flight

I finally have 100,000 miles,enough for the basic europe flight for my wife and I.Been punching airport code and dates in for days...however no availability!any advice or insights are appreciated.Help please.We would like to visit Belgium,Netherlands,Paris or Germany during early October.

Thanks in advance for any help.
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Old Jan 12, 05, 1:51 pm
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For a very current discussion . . .

that could at least head you in the right direction

http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/showthread.php?t=388674

after reading that, open the NW forum and click on search this forum (top right) and search for award tips

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Old Jan 12, 05, 2:02 pm
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Originally Posted by slippahs
Great tool, but by no means comprehensive. With all the partners NW has these days, this only checks a few of them (and not all the combinations thereof).

Anyone who tries finding a trip using WPAA or the award availability search at nwa.com is only searching a SMALL FRACTION of their options.
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Great tool, but by no means comprehensive. With all the partners NW has these days, this only checks a few of them (and not all the combinations thereof). Anyone who tries finding a trip using WPAA or the award availability search at nwa.com is only searching a SMALL FRACTION of their options.

So what is the best method to search for award availability if those methods are Not very extensive? I would like to know myself because I have been searching for availability also and im not having very much luck (standard awards are also pretty much nonexistant
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