Tag Archives for Europe.

[Expired] $103 one way to Dublin from Newburgh, NY or Providence, RI

Norwegian Air is running a very good fare sale from Newburgh, NY (SWF) or Providence, RI to Dublin, Ireland from $103 one-way from January to April on select dates with other dates on sale through June. These are bare bones fares that do not include checked bags or seat selection, but they are an awfully cheap way to get to Europe. Return flights from Europe start at $138 to Providence or $150 to Newburgh — or pair this with…

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$300 round trip to Europe this winter (with carry-on and seat)

As reported by Thrifty Traveler, there are some really cheap (low-$300’s fares) from a few cities to Europe available this winter (from January to April). The cheapest flights are to Dublin, but there are sub-$400 fares to many European cities. The Deal Cheap economy class fares to Europe on legacy carriers (some of which include a carry-on bag and seat assignment from January to April Some examples This isn’t peak time for many European cities, but for…

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(EXPIRED) British Airways releases tons of award space (fuel surcharges vary by route)

British Airways is running a promotion where they are reporting that they’ve releasing 50,000 business class award seats available for full awards, upgrades, etc. While British Airways is known for high surcharges, some routes have higher charges than others and in some cases upgrades might make the most sense, especially since you can also earn miles. The Deal Plentiful British Airways business class space on routes around the world good for full awards or upgrades…

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(EXPIRED) Delta One flash sale: 98K RT to Europe

Delta is running a flash sale on Delta One service between several US cities and Europe with many cities included from 98,000 SkyMiles round trip. The travel period includes both peak ski season and late spring time, so if you’re looking to travel to Europe in comfort during that window you’ll want to take a look. The Deal Fly Delta One to Europe from 98,000 SkyMiles round trip from many cities (plus taxes & fees) on select routes Direct link…

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Almost messing up with promo Avios (& don’t forget to use yours!)

Iberia Groupon

Several months back, Iberia ran a really crazy promotion where you could score 9,000 Avios for every flight you booked – including cheap intra-European flights like Santander to Madrid. If you got in early and maximized through a portal, you could have effectively purchased as many as 90,000 Avios for about $150. Even if you got in late, you might have paid more like $300 — still a deal for 90K miles. The expiration on…

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(EXPIRED) Flying Blue flash sale: From 14K one-way to Europe (book by 11/16)

Flying Blue is offering a flash sale of sorts in addition to the normal monthly promo awards. These additional awards are only available for booking from November 14-16, 2018 and are valid for travel from January 1-March 31, 2019. Since Flying Blue is a Chase Transfer Partner, Amex Transfer Partner, Citi Transfer Partner (and will soon be a Capital One Transfer Partner!), so it’s pretty easy to put together the miles for a flight. The Deal…

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Spending 1,250,000 Membership Rewards points better

After a couple of years as a miles-and-points blogger and a few more before that traveling in comfort that exceeded my occupation, you might assume that friends and family constantly pepper me with questions about how they can leverage credit card rewards and travel more or more cheaply or more comfortably. You’d be mistaken. I actually pretty rarely have a family member or friend reach out for help leveraging rewards. However, I did get one…

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(EXPIRED) $239 RT from US to Croatia [basic econ, several gateways available]

Thrifty Traveler Premium put out an alert to subscribers today that looks like a hot deal if you don’t mind basic economy to Europe: flights from various US cities are available to Zagreb, Croatia from just $239 round trip. You won’t get a seat assignment, but at these prices you might be OK with traveling light. The Deal Round trip basic economy flights from various US cities to Zagreb, Croatia from just $239 round trip Use Momondo for the lowest fares…

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(EXPIRED) Cheap spring flights to Paris from NY ($281 RT w/o checked bags)

Star Alliance carriers are offering some excellent basic economy-type fares from New York to Paris in the spring time — with fares as low as $281 round trip during April. You won’t get a checked bag, but you those who can travel light can get to Europe for less than the cost of getting a few states away. The Deal Cheap economy class (“basic economy” or “economy light” in most cases) flights from New York to Paris, most widely…

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