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Old 06-20-2006, 04:43 PM   #1
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Planning on departing from NJ, or NY if necessary... where usually is the most economically sound place to travel to by air, then start the trip from. I'm pretty open as to where to begin my journey...


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Are we talking about a trip to Europe? cause if so London, Paris, Adam, are all good places to land... London has a huge airport (heathrow) and a couple smaller ones around the city (Gatwick and Stansted) so there's lots of charter flights... and then it's just a train ride away from Paris and the rest of the continent!
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^^ Yes. Sometimes, you can get great deals into Dublin as well. Try Aer Lingus for some great prices (usually).
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Statisticly I think that Amsterdam has some of the Cheapest Flights you might also want to look into rome for just a bit more as a GREAT starting point.
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You guys really are great here.. sorry I slacked and put the post in a bad spot.. I jkinda just skimmed the main topics and posted immiedately.. most message boards aren't as .. intense as this. Im quite pleased, and happy to be part of this place. I think with your help..ill have a great time...


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