SALE: British airline BMI is putting its U.K. flights out
of Washington (Dulles) on sale March 30 to April 23, with roundtrip
fares to Manchester, England, or London (via Manchester) of $249 in
economy, $449 in premium economy and $2,099 in business class for
travel through April 30. Clients also can fly on to Aberdeen,
Edinburgh or Glasgow, Scotland, for an extra $116 per fare class.
Fares dont include taxes or extra fees; certain restrictions apply.
BMI flies nonstop daily except Tuesdays between Dulles and
Manchester using Airbus A330 widebody aircraft. To book, call (800)
788-0555; for more information, visit www.flybmi.com.
PARIS: Brendan Worldwide Vacations is offering four-night,
air-inclusive stays in Paris from $648 per person for travel this
spring. The deal -- valid for travel April 1 to 30 -- bundles
roundtrip air from New York or Boston (other U.S. gateways also
available) with four nights at three-star hotel the Mercure Paris
Bercy, daily breakfast and hotel tax and service fees. Prices from
other cities: Chicago, $678; Miami, $698; and Los Angeles, $738.
Call (800) 421-8446 or visit www.brendanvacations.com.
GUARANTEE: Concorde Hotels announced low U.S.-dollar
guaranteed rates valid through Dec. 31 at many of its 80 high-end
properties worldwide. For example, the Concorde La Fayette hotel at
the Paris Convention Center offers executive club deluxe single or
double rooms for a guaranteed $289 per night, with buffet
breakfast, daily tax, service charge, welcome cocktail and
complimentary fitness center and pool access. That guaranteed rate
is 40% below rack and 20% lower than the lowest promotional rate.
To book, call Concorde Hotel Groups North American reservation
center at (800) 888-4747.
NEW AIR TO
ITALY: Top Italian charter airline Eurofly said it will
launch seasonal nonstop service from New York (Kennedy) to three
Italian cities this summer. From June 13 to Sept. 18, Eurofly will
fly from Kennedys Terminal 4 to both Bologna and Naples three times
per week and Palermo, Sicily, once weekly. Economy-class fares will
start at $649 roundtrip to Naples and Bologna and $749 to Palermo.
Euroflys Airbus A330 widebody jets feature 256 seats in the Recaro
economy cabin and 26 business-class seats. All passengers have
access to personal video screens. Visit www.euroflyusa.com
or call (800) 459-0581.