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Screwed up and waited too long to accumulate miles for a return flight back from Japan after the Olympics. Was planning on burning 35k Alaska miles after I saw there were 10 economy award flights....

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..only to see that they were all gone today. Was going to use the miles to do a multi City one way from Haneda to SEA then back to IAD. But alas had to burn 51500 British Avios and pay $169 for a ridiculous fuel surcharge with taxes/fees only to go as far as SFO. Now need to probably pay out of pocket for my flight from SFO back to IAD

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