Smart Deals: Airfares to Europe
THE DEAL: Swiss International Air Lines SWISS Business Class Fares on Sale
THE DETAILS: Book now through February 6 , 2009, for round trip travel valid from February 2 through April 30, 2009 from Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, Newark and New York's JFK to Switzerland. SWISS claims these fares are a savings of more than 70 percent off full fare prices. For example, New York to London $1,800 round trip; New York to Geneva $2,400 round trip; New York to Zurich $2,600 round trip
THE FINE PRINT: Fees, taxes and surcharges are not included in above fares. Outbound travel must commence no later than April 17, 2009. All travel must be completed by April 30, 2009.
Last ticketing date is February 6. All bookings must be ticketed within 72 hours. Stopovers not permitted. A Saturday night stay is required. Book online at www.swiss.com
THE DEAL: British Airways' "London for Free."
THE DETAILS: Two nights' free hotel in London. These accommodations are at select three and four star hotels in central London when purchasing round trip airfares between the U.S. and the U.K. Participating hotels include Royal National, Jurys Inn Chelsea, and Thistle Barbican. Round trip airfares begin at $312 between New York (JFK or Newark) and London. Comparable airfares are available from all 18 British Airways' US. cities.
THE FINE PRINT: Sale runs until Thursday midnight (EST), Jan. 29,
2009. Travel is valid from Jan. 27, 2009, through March 22, 2009. Book at www.BA.com/FreeLondon