Deal Alert: $99 One-Way Fares to Amsterdam and Paris on WOW Air

Flights to Europe just got cheaper for East Coast flyers. Budget airline WOW Air has deals from Baltimore (BWI) and Boston (BOS) to Amsterdam (AMS) and Paris (CDG) with one-way fares starting at $99. All of these flights funnel through WOW’s hub in Reykjavik — connection times start at 70 minutes and there’s no need to go through security. While flights…

Review: A $300 WOW Air Flight to Iceland

In early May, WOW Air offered $99 one-way fares from Boston and Baltimore to Iceland. Now that the carrier’s announced plans for year-round service from Baltimore, we expect more great deals to come. If you are curious about how to maximize your trip to Iceland, there’s no need to spend hours researching. Let new TPG Contributor Anthony Cofrancesco…

Icelandair Adding Flights From Chicago O’Hare

This week, Icelandair announced that it will add four weekly nonstop flights between Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport (ORD) and Keflavik International Airport (KEF) starting in March 2016. Available year-round with service on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, these flights will connect to more than 20 destinations in Europe. For travelers from the Midwest, the ORD-KEF…

Deal Alert: More $99 Fares to Iceland on WOW Air

WOW Air’s cheap fares to Iceland and Europe were still available earlier this month—and happily, it turns out that the airline is still offering some cheap summer fares to Iceland and beyond. Here’s what I was able to find: Boston (BOS) to Reykjavik (KEF) for $99 one-way: Boston (BOS) to Reykjavik (KEF) for $263 round-trip: If you’re…

Beyond the Wall: Game of Thrones Locations Around the World

HBO’s acclaimed fantasy series, Game of Thrones, has returned for its fifth season, and fans can’t wait to see what will happen next in the mythical land of Westeros and the fight for the Iron Throne that rules it. Will this be the season Khaleesi brings her army to King’s Landing? What’s up with the…

Layover Lowdown: Iceland’s Keflavik International Airport

Our “Layover Lowdown” series feature airports and destinations around the world where you’re likely to be stuck between flights, offering tips on navigating and spending time in the airport, as well as some things to do if you find yourself with time to explore the nearby city. TPG Contributor Katie Hammel (writer of our popular WOW Air $99 Fare Guide to Iceland)…

7 Spring Break Destinations for Grown-Ups

As the winter drags on endlessly, are you craving a spring break escape—in the company of other adults? Well, you’re in luck, because new TPG Contributor Christine Cantera can suggest just the ticket: seven delightful destinations around the world that will be low on crowds and perfect to visit in March and April.  Venice, Italy Sadly, Venice (VCE) is often…

The WOW Air $99-Fare Guide to Iceland

Last week, WOW Air offered $99 one-way fares from Boston and Baltimore to Iceland, and now that they’ve announced plans for year-round service from Baltimore, we expect more great deals to come. If you snagged one of those cheap fares, there’s no need to spend hours researching your way around the land of fire and ice….

The TPG Hot List: Must-See Destinations For 2015

We’re just about to wrap up 2014, and if you’re anything like the team here at TPG, you’re already planning some epic trips for 2015. TPG International Correspondent Lori Zaino guides us through some destinations that the TPG team is hoping to visit in the year ahead.  Increasingly, travelers are seeking remote, little-known destinations that may be hard to…

Win Trips to Nassau, Scotland, Japan, a River Cruise & More

Here are some fun travel contests and sweepstakes from around the Web this week – and here’s hoping you win a trip somewhere you’ve always wanted to go! Win a Diving Trip in Nassau’s Paradise Island: Sponsored by Southwest and the Discovery Channel to promote Shark Week, the “Dare to Dive” sweepstakes is giving away a trip…