Exciting New Airline Routes for April 2016 and Beyond

Each month, airlines around the world launch and announce dozens of new flight routes and service changes — and today, TPG Senior Editor Kaeli Conforti shares just a few of the latest flights that will take to the skies this month or in the near future. Keep in mind that exact flight details (e.g., flight schedules, aircraft and more) may change…

The People of Sweden Want You to Call Them — Here’s What Happened When We Did

Sweden is truly a fascinating country. It was the first to abolish censorship 250 years ago, and now, it’s the first in the world to have its own phone number. The Swedish Tourist Association recently launched The Swedish Number, where you can dial +46 771 SWEDEN (+46 771 793 336) and be connected to a random…

10 Photos: A Wintertime Tour of Norway

A cruise is a wonderful way to take in the majestic Norwegian coast. Here are some unforgettable images of Nordic scenery from TPG Contributor Kelsy Chauvin’s recent wintertime trip to Oslo, Bergen, Ålesund, Honningsvåg and several other Norwegian port cities. Follow along with Kelsy’s travels on Instagram and Twitter. (All photos are by the author.) As someone who always runs warm,…

Review: Norwegian Air 787 Economy Class — New York to London

TPG Contributor Mitch Berman recently took his family from New York (JFK) to London Gatwick (LGW) round-trip on Norwegian Air, an airline he’d never flown before. Here’s his review of his JFK-LGW economy flight experience. Visit Mitch and his son Kofi Lee-Berman’s photo blog here. (Photos are by the author unless otherwise noted.) Norwegian Air is…

A New, Easy Way to Earn “Elite Status” with Norwegian Air

Norwegian Air has been expanding its route network, with the most recent flights linking Paris to New York, Fort Lauderdale and Los Angeles. With its low fares and consistently good products, Norwegian Air is increasingly becoming a more attractive option for transatlantic travelers. Until now, the carrier had a pretty nonexistent frequent flyer program, but that’s about to…

Review: Comparing Bulkhead and Regular Economy on Norwegian’s 787 to Europe

Norwegian Air has been expanding its route network across the US, and TPG Associate Editor Emily McNutt recently had the opportunity to test out the carrier on her trip to Norway. Read on for her full review of the Norwegian Air economy experience in a bulkhead seat vs. a regular economy seat. I’ve read a lot about Norwegian Air —…

Norwegian Air Adds Three Nonstop Flights from the US to Paris

Norwegian Air is continuing its expansion across the Atlantic Ocean, becoming an even larger player in the US travel market. In 2015, the airline announced it was adding nonstop service from the Northeast (Baltimore [BWI], Boston [BOS] and New York [JFK]) to the Caribbean (Guadeloupe Islands [PTP] and Martinique [FDF]) — and starting one-way tickets…

Deal Alert: New York to Oslo and Stockholm from $269 RT on Norwegian

Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend that you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency, such as Orbitz, which allows you to cancel flights without penalty by 11pm Eastern Time within one day of booking. In this case, however, you’ll need to search through…

TPG’s 2016 Card Picks, Saving with Prestige, an In-Flight Turkey & More

Each Saturday, we round up news stories that you may have missed from the week before, including several that already appeared on The Points Guy, and some more that we haven’t covered yet. If you’re an avid TPG reader, scroll down for the new stuff. Here’s the top miles, points and travel news you may have missed this week:…

Review: Norwegian Air 787 Premium Class — London to New York

Over the past few months, I’ve heard so much about Norwegian Air. The buzz started in 2013 when the carrier announced it would begin its push into the US market with low fares on twice weekly flights to London, as well as flights to Oslo and Copenhagen from various cities in North America. Then, in 2015,…