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Texas Sale from Continental Airlines

The stars at night are big and bright (clap! clap! clap! clap!) deep in the heart of Texas! Put that lyric to the test with this sale from Continental (tel. 800/525-0280; www.continental.com). Save on Monday-Thursday & Saturday travel to Austin, Dallas, Houston, or San Antonio, through May 6.

Fares are reversible and include:

Winter Wonder Sale from Midwest Airlines

The Winter Wonder Sale from Midwest Airlines (tel. 800/452-2022; www.midwestairlines.com) is good for travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays through May 26.

Exceptions include: Travel to/from Las Vegas, Orlando, Phoenix and Tampa is valid November 11 through February 10. Travel to/from Ft. Myers is valid November 19 through February 10. Travel to/from Ft Lauderdale is valid January 4 through February 10.

Sale fares require a 3-night minimum stay and a 10-day advance purchase.

Book your tickets by November 10.

Air Jamaica Sale to Montego Bay & Kingston

Air Jamaica (tel. 800/523-5585; www.airjamaica.com) is offering discounted fares from select U.S. cities to Kingston and Montego Bay. This sale is valid for travel from January 1 through February 11, with fares starting at $300 round-trip, with taxes.

All fares must be purchased by November 9, and include:

Aer Lingus Biz Class Deals

Aer Lingus (tel. 800/223-6537; www.aerlingus.com) is offering winter discounts on Business Class travel. Fly from Boston, Chicago, or New York to select destinations in Europe for as little as $849 each way. This offer is valid for travel between January 1 and April 30. Fares must be booked by November 30.

Holiday Flight Deals from American Airlines

American Airlines (tel. 800/433-7300; www.aa.com) is offering Holiday Flight Deals starting at $112 round-trip, for travel on select dates between November 22 and January 4. Fares require a minimum stay of 3 days for all destinations, except Canada which requires no minimum stay.

You'll find the cheapest days to travel indicated in blue on American's sale page calendar, and divided into 3 sets. The lowest fares are available November 22, 23, 26, 27, December 2, 12-15, 25, and January 1. The middle range of lower fares is good for travel on November 24, December 1, 16, 17, 30, and January 4. The third set is valid for travel November 25, December 18, 20, 21, 24, 16, 28, 29, 31, and January 2.

  • Baltimore to New York $132
  • Charlotte to Tucson $194
  • Washington, D.C. to Boston $148
  • Dallas to St Louis $146
  • Detroit to El Paso $179
  • Los Angeles to Las Vegas $122
  • Chicago to Nashville $138
  • St Louis to Ft Myers $152
  • And, just a heads up, you'll find that United Airlines and other airlines are now matching many of American's holiday fares.

    How Are You Getting to Grandma's House This Year?

    Have you hammered out those holiday travel plans yet? If so, what'll it be? Traveling by car? Maybe you've decided to Greyhound it this year, or even take Amtrak? Heck, maybe you even managed to land a decent fare? Whatever your holiday travel plans entail, we'd love to hear about it. Clue us in over on our Facebook page.

    Additional Reporting by Tracy W. Stewart

    George Hobica is a syndicated travel journalist and blogger whose website, www.airfarewatchdog.com, tracks unadvertised airfare wars and fare sales, including the most helpful and always updated Top 50 Airfares.

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