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Cheap Flights To Brazil, A Free Night At Disney World And A Big Discount On Costco Membership!

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn’t have time to write about  in length.  Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others.   This is your shortcut to find out what’s going on in the travel world without having to read dozens of travel blogs to get all the best info.

The Week of Awesome Fare Deals Continues With Brazil and Hong Kong. The Best of the Rest For Friday, May 29th, 2015

The awesome week of fare sales caps off with Brazil and Hong Kong added to the list. There’s news on more US customs pre-clearance airports in the works and the possibility that we may have a new LaGuardia before hell freezes over. The Best of the Rest….

American Airlines Gets DOT Approval To Operating Flights Between Los Angeles and Sao Paolo, Brazil

About a month ago, I wrote about the expectation that service between LAX and Sao Paolo, Brazil was for later this fall.  There were still a few hurdles to clear, and Thursday American cleared another hurdle when the DOT issued a Show Cause Order for their requested new service. The final approval is highly likely to occur and should be finished up in the next few weeks.  The thing I find a bit interesting here is that US Airways is likely to receive approval to operate flights between Charlotte and […]

American Airlines Expanding: LAX, Europe And Latin America

American is adding a bunch of new service around the world.  It seems like there’s a new announcement every week, so I figured I would take the time to highlight a few. Los Angeles area American Airlines customers are seeing a bunch of new routes this spring and fall.  April saw the following destinations added to the schedule: Bentonville, Arkansas Columbus, OH Eugene, Oregon Hartford, Connecticut Indianapolis Pittsburgh Raleigh, NC Redmond, Oregon Bentonville makes sense to me.  That’s Walmart’s HQ, so assumedly this allows easier Asia travel for their folks […]