WOW Air to Launch Service Between Pittsburgh and Reykjavik

Low-cost carrier WOW Air has been steadily expanding its route network between various cities in North America and Iceland. With its low fares — starting at $99 one-way — it’s no surprise that the airline has become a popular option for US-based passengers looking to travel to Reykjavik and beyond. WOW has just announced that…

10 Things No One Tells You About… Reykjavik

Whether you land in Keflavík International Airport (KEF) before sunrise, or find yourself left in the dark by the typical guidebook’s uninteresting regime, these 10 tips and tidbits, which you probably won’t find in a guidebook, will help you navigate your way to a locally-inspired and budget-friendly visit in Reykjavik. Save Big With Happy Hour Specials… Reykjavik is a notoriously expensive city,…

Deal Alert: NYC to Iceland From $230 Round-Trip

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. 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,…

WOW Air to Launch Service from Miami to Iceland in April 2017

Low-cost carrier WOW Air just announced it’ll be adding flights from Miami (MIA) to Reykjavik (KEF) beginning in April 2017, with three nonstop flights per week departing from MIA on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. To celebrate the new route, the carrier is offering introductory one-way fares from Miami to Reykjavik for $99 and flights from Miami to other European cities like Paris, London…

A Complete List of SPG Tribute Portfolio and Design Hotels

Update 11/4/16: The tables detailing the information for Design Hotels and Tribute Portfolio have been updated to reflect the current properties that are affiliated with SPG. There are now 112 Design Hotels and 14 Tribute Portfolio properties where you can earn and redeem Starpoints. Update 3/8/16: Two new Tribute Portfolio properties have been added to the SPG…

Deal Alert: WOW Air to Iceland from $228 Round-Trip

WOW Air’s cheap flights are available again for travelers heading to Iceland this year. Most of the discounted fares are for service from Boston (BOS), however you might be able to find a handful of deals from Baltimore (BWI). Prices start around $228 round-trip, although tickets for the summer are a bit more expensive. Keep in mind, though, that WOW…

Icelandair Will Pair You With a Buddy on Your Next Stopover

Update 10/11/16: Icelandair is back with a free “Celebration Stopover Buddy service.” It sounds virtually identical to the promotion from earlier this year. Here’s how it works, in the airline’s words: On a transatlantic stopover, all passengers can request a free Buddy and are matched according to their celebration request, however big or small. Buddies will…

Deal Alert: WOW Air to Iceland and London from $248 Round-Trip

WOW Air’s flight deals are available again this week, with discounted fares departing Baltimore (BWI) and Boston (BOS) for London (LGW) and Reykjavik, Iceland (KEF). Every few months, WOW makes available $99 outbound flights to Iceland and Europe. Unfortunately, these rates typically aren’t available on the return flights (due to high taxes), but there’s still plenty of opportunities…

Exciting New Airline Routes for November 2015 and Beyond

Each month, airlines around the world launch and announce dozens of new flight routes and service changes — and today, TPG Assistant Editor Matt Zuzolo 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) could…

5 Reasons to Visit Iceland During Winter

Iceland’s popularity as a tourist destination is at an at all-time high, in part due to competitive fares from the ever-expanding flag carrier Icelandair and low-cost airline WOW Air. Though you might think the peak summer season is the best time to visit this Nordic country, TPG Contributor Greig Santos-Buch offers some compelling reasons to explore Iceland between November and March.  In February…