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Really Good European Flight Sale Today!

I think it is fair to say that some have become desensitized a bit to European airfare sales in the $400 – $500 per round trip range, but you really shouldn’t be. At least, I shouldn’t be. Being able to fly from somewhere like Houston to Scotland on a full service airline for around $500 per round trip is pretty outstanding, especially if you have a wide range of dates to pick from. Along those lines, right now you can book…

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Act Fast: Fly to Europe This Summer for Just $55!

To celebrate their fifth birthday, WOW Air is offering one-way tickets to Europe via a connection in Iceland for just $55 from Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Miami! WOW Air is pretty much like the Spirit Airlines of the TransAtlantic network, so you have to pay extra for everything, but at $55 per ticket, that is still a heck of a deal for the right traveler!   Note that these tickets are going very quickly and travel dates are very limited, but there…

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Lap Babies Eligible for £250 EU Delay Compensation Awards!

If you have flown to or in Europe you are probably at least somewhat familiar with the EU Regulations that provide for monetary payments if you arrive at your final destination with a delay of more than 3 hours, as long as the delay wasn’t due to extraordinary circumstances such as political instability, air traffic control, weather, or security situations. For those not familiar with how this compensation works, we aren’t talking about getting a small airline voucher for your troubles, we are…

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Last Chance: Save 30,000 SkyMiles on Business Class Awards to Europe

In case you have missed it otherwise, note that today is the last day to book Delta award tickets to Europe at a reduced rate via their current “flash sale”. Through 11:59PM EDT on 3/15/17, you can book a round trip award to Europe from 50,000 miles in the Main Cabin, or 110,00 miles in Delta One (business class). Given how low economy fares to Europe can be, business class is likely the much better, and more comfortable, deal here.…

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Limited Time: 15,000 Wyndham Points for a Whole European Cottage or Villa!

Via Angelina Travels, if you have some Wyndham Reward points and can act pretty quickly, there is what could be an amazing deal available right now to the first 50 people who call and book a whole cottage or villa in the UK, Ireland, Italy, or France for just 15,000 Wyndham points per night. Normally the price is 15,000 Wyndham Reward points per bedroom instead of for the whole cottage! Via this limited time promo there is a maximum value of…

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Best Airline Award for Lie-Flat Seats to Europe From the Middle of the US

It has been a little while now since I have taken a truly fun flight where I was looking forward to the actual flight in addition to the destination, but hopefully later in 2017 that will change. I am very much hoping to get to Europe (without kids) late in 2017, and I want to have a little fun getting there. For me this means flying in a premium cabin, and while it doesn’t have to be as premium as Lufthansa First…

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Yes, You Can Really Fly to Europe for Just $69!

You may have seen headlines this week about flying to Europe for just $69, and in the age of “too good to be true” headlines, you may have justifiably doubted if that was really possible. You may have thought that there must be a huge catch, or you have to use tens of thousands of points or miles along with the $69, or there is only one ticket available at that price, or something. Yes, You Can Fly to Europe…

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Best Widespread Sale to Europe I Have Ever Seen!

At the risk of sounding a bit histrionic, this is not a drill. This is an actual fare deal emergency. Cancel your next 30 minutes of work, Thanksgiving prep, or whatever and go shopping for airfare to Europe. This mornings’s $400-ish round trip flights to Madrid and Barcelona were just the tip of the iceberg. Best Widespread Sale to Europe I Have Ever Seen! I’m seeing countless cities in the US to countless cities across Europe for countless dates from…

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Flash Sale: Delta Business Class to Europe for 99,000 Miles!

If you racked up some Delta miles thanks to their co-branded credit card bonuses or similar you now have an opportunity to really stretch them thanks to a great SkyMiles Flash Sale! For two days – through November 16, 2016, you can book Delta One Business Class from the lower 48 to Europe for just 99,000 miles round trip (plus taxes and fees) for travel from March 1 to June 30, 2017. These Delta One seats are “flat-beds with direct aisle access,…

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The 88,000 Mile Business Class Round Trip Award to Europe

The airline award chart game is always changing, and one of my favorite award charts took a big hit earlier this month. The United MileagePlus program didn’t exactly change the actual prices of awards on their chart with this change, but they seriously altered the routing and stopover rules effectively devaluing awards for folks who like to maximize building in as many flights as possible into one award. I still really like United, but as I turn my sights to the…

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