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Great fare: US to China to Canada from $273

Secret Flying reported a great fare this morning from New York, Chicago, and San Francisco to China and returning to Canada with prices from $279 round trip. The fare works only with double open jaws — meaning that it will involve a couple of positioning flights since you’ll fly in and out of different airports and return to a different city from which you started. For example, you could fly from New York to Guangzhou, China…

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Airfare to Beijing, China from $445 round trip – many cities

Charlie at Running with Miles has uncovered a great sale from Boston to Beijing (leaving on American and returning on JAL) starting around $445. Note that while other cities are coming up at cheap prices in Google Flights, those prices are jumping at the final booking stage. However, many are coming up through the OTAs listed at Momondo. Keep an eye on your city as prices may be fluctuating as they did with the European sale we reported last…

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One day in Beijing. Fewer words, more photos

One day in Beijing

When I booked my flight to Beijing, many thought I was crazy.  My flight was scheduled to arrive in Beijing Wednesday evening and returning home Friday morning.  In other words I was flying to China in order to spend just one full day there.  I had taken advantage of a mistake fare: the round trip flight, in business class, cost me only $462.  Of course, that was just the beginning of my expenses.  I needed…

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