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Cheap Flights To Hawaii, Emirates Takes Over Longest Flight Honors. The Best of the Rest For August 13, 2015

Today’s Best of the Rest includes cheap fares to Hawaii, Florida and California and a solid European fare sale from Norwegian and a smattering of Delta news…..

Cheap Fares To Cancun And Russia, 3X Miles For Apple Purchases. The Best of The Rest For Sunday, May 31st, 2015

The Best of the Rest has more cheap fares, this time to Cancun and Russia. Triple miles on Apple Store purchases and 25,000 miles for a new car purchase. Read on….

A Reminder Of The Crazy Trip I Booked. Available Again Today

I’ve done some crazy things related to travel over the years.  Flying to Norway for a jaunt on a plane comes to mind more recently, as well as taking my daughter to Paris for the weekend on Valentine’s Day. A tweet from The Flight Deal this morning reminded me of my next crazy trip, one I’m still quasi-regretting booking.  For those folks looking to mileage run, though, it’s actually a pretty good deal, especially given the routing.  I ended up booking JFK-SCL-GRU-IGU-LIM-JFK. Just in case you haven’t memorized every airport […]

Did You Get A $200 Airline Ticket To The Middle East Last Night?

For a brief period of time early this morning (around midnight EDT), you could buy a $160 airline ticket to India. Or, $200 to Jordan.  $350-ish would get you to Dubai.  These deals were all on Emirates, from big US gateway cities like New York, Chicago, DC, Los Angeles, Dallas, and San Francisco.  Alas, it died a quiet death 3 hours after it started, all while I was comfortably asleep. You would think that mistake fares would become a thing of the past at some point, with technology to aid […]