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What is a mistake fare, what are do’s and don’ts of mistake fares and what are some of the best mistake fares?

What is a mistake fare, what are do’s and don’ts of mistake fares and what are some of the best mistake fares?

Definition of a mistake fare Mistake fares (sometimes called ‘error fare’) are airline pricing errors typically in the consumers favor. “Mistake fares” can be attributed to any number of things: confusion in currency exchanges, “fat finger” syndromes computer errors or intentional sales by airlines filling unsold inventory. However, they are some of the cheapest ways […]

Posted on June 10, 2019 by in Mistake Fares

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Radisson adds Phu Quoc resort, Alaska Mileage plan for Finnair flights, more love from Hong Kong Airlines, Ethiopian signs yet another hub, Icelandic airlines in trouble?

Radisson adds Phu Quoc resort, Alaska Mileage plan for Finnair flights, more love from Hong Kong Airlines, Ethiopian signs yet another hub, Icelandic airlines in trouble?

– the resort boom in Vietnam continues with the Radisson Blu Resort Phu Quoc now open for visitors – Alaska Mileage Plan now allows award bookings on Finnair The airline is using their Alaska Airlines ‘feed’ in San Francisco and Los Angeles to fill their new flights (A350 soon for LAX). Alaska Mileage Plan has […]

Posted on August 21, 2018 by in Club Carlson / Radisson, Travel Deals

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How to properly handle a mistake fare (and delays) for consumers and airlines alike, Ethiopian going big in Africa!

How to properly handle a mistake fare (and delays) for consumers and airlines alike, Ethiopian going big in Africa!

– British Airways is cancelling a ‘mistake fare’ from London to Tel Aviv and Dubai that was so expensive we never sent out deal alerts to subscribers British Airways has had fares around $300 Round Trip for both destinations for a few days. Given the competition in Europe this isn’t a great fare to begin […]

Posted on June 21, 2018 by in British Airways (BA)

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$222 Round Trip to Bangkok from the US, Hilton 5,000 bonus, Monarch Airlines goes out of business

$222 Round Trip to Bangkok from the US, Hilton 5,000 bonus, Monarch Airlines goes out of business

– several of Momondo’s OTAs have fares to Bangkok from Los Angeles and New York for $222 Round Trip Most ANA departure airports from the US work including San Francisco, San Jose and Houston, Seattle and Washington D.C. The caveat is that the stay in Bangkok is just around 24 hours. There are plenty of […]

Posted on October 3, 2017 by in Hilton Honors, Hilton Hotels, Mistake Fares

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Great Business Class fares to San Francisco, Jakarta and Singapore, is Wizzair taking over Europe?, Emirates is honoring Maldives mistake fare!

Great Business Class fares to San Francisco, Jakarta and Singapore, is Wizzair taking over Europe?, Emirates is honoring Maldives mistake fare!

– Aeromexico has some great Business Class fares from Santiago de Chile to San Francisco for $1,540 Round Trip The last leg from Guadalajara to San Francisco is in Economy though. All segments earn miles (i.e. on Delta Skymiles). I really liked the ‘hard product’ of the new Aeromexico Business Class 787 going to Santiago […]

Posted on May 26, 2017 by in Emirates Reviews & Skywards

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