United and Continental are offering up to 25% on award tickets on flights between the US & Europe and the US and Central/Southern Africa. Book by January 16th and fly January 27th – March 22nd.
You’ll save 25% off coach saver award seats on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays and you’ll save 20% off on the other days. If you are using United miles you must fly on United metal; you can fly on Continental metal if you are using Continental miles. Remember, you can freely transfer miles between accounts on each airline.
Round trip coach tickets to Europe are 45,000 miles round trip off-peak and 48,000 peak; Africa is 60,000 off-peak and 64,000 miles for peak.
You have to stay a Saturday night, and you can open-jaw if you stay within the same region (ie, Newark to Paris, return Amsterdam to Newark).