American Airlines, beginning May 23, will offer...
American Airlines, beginning May 23, will offer a discount fare called Special Saver that will give discounts of between 60% and 65% off the full coach fare. Typical fare to New York from Los Angeles will be $159 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, $179 other days.
Qantas Airways and Delta Airlines have joined to offer around-the-world air fares that make it possible to route between the United States, South Pacific, Australia, the Middle East and Europe. Travel must be continuous eastbound or westbound, beginning and ending in the same city. Fares will be $2,399 to $5,399. Check on restrictions.
Starting April 28, travelers will be able to fly from Los Angeles to Bermuda in the same day. Both American and Delta will offer flights to connect with British Airways’ new service to the islands on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Jayne Levant, executive director of Small Luxury Hotels, will give a presentation on the ins and outs of travel on Monday at 6 p.m. at the Marina City Club, Marina del Rey. For reservations call (213) 822-0611.
A budget travel workshop will be given on Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Los Angeles International Hostel, 1502 Palos Verdes Drive North, Harbor City. A workshop for mature travelers will be held at 2:30 p.m. Call (213) 831-8846 for more information.
Escapes Unlimited and REI (Recreational Equipment Inc.) will host a presentation on Peru on Wednesday at the City Shopping Center, Orange. Call (714) 771-3154 for information.
A travel writing seminar will be held by the UC Irvine Extension Division on Saturday and next Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Myron Roberts, editor and publisher of The Travel Newsletter, will lead the seminar. There also will be guest lecturers. Fee for the two days is $85. For information call (714) 856-5414.
Cardillo, the Travel Broker in Pasadena, is holding Singapore Open Day on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A film, door prizes and wine and cheese will be featured. Call (818) 792-1165 for details.