Monday, February 18, 2008
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Plans are in the works for Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines to merge, which combined would be the nation's largest airline in passenger volume. In reaction, United Airlines and Continental Airlines are planning to tie up, too. For the first year after the mergers happen, fares will likely jump, especially on routes that serve smaller cities. But over time, low-cost carriers like Southwest will swoop in and serve these markets, bringing fares back to their current levels.
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CHEAPEST PLACES ON EARTH
Jahorina will knock you right out of your bindings with its Olympic-caliber slopes and its rock-bottom prices.
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THE REAL DEALS
A nine-night driving tour of New South Wales takes you from the untamed wilderness of the Blue Mountains to Hunter Valley for wine tastings and then heats up in cosmopolitan Sydney, for $1,675.
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