Twin Cities to Iceland Route is Hot With Return of Icelandair Flights

While the COVID-19 pandemic realistically is far from over, though too many people think that it is, the ability of fully vaccinated Americans to vacation overseas has thankfully returned. The first European destination to open up post-COVID is Iceland, and this otherworldly island nation is seemingly overnight experiencing a resurgence of U.S. visitors. On JuneContinue reading “Twin Cities to Iceland Route is Hot With Return of Icelandair Flights”

Delta Ramping Up Service As Europe Slowly Opens to Americans

As COVID-19 vaccination rates continue to climb in the U.S. and Europe, several countries are now permitting Americans to plan summer vacations, which seemed an impossibility just a couple of months ago. As European borders begin to reopen, Delta Air Lines has announced schedule expansions that will allow travelers starved for an international getaway theContinue reading “Delta Ramping Up Service As Europe Slowly Opens to Americans”

Magnifique! Delta Returning to Paris and Nice as France Opens to Americans

Slowly but surely, more international destinations are becoming available for vaccinated Americans to visit. Effective June 9th, France will welcome U.S. citizens who have received Astra Zeneca, Pfizer, Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccines.

New Airline Promises Travel Will Be ‘ez’ as a Breeze

With airlines working around the clock to ramp up service as quickly as possible, there are also new airlines emerging that hope to take advantage of the pent-up demand to get out of town. With COVID-19 cases reduced to levels not seen since nearly a year ago and multiple vaccines available to anyone who wantsContinue reading “New Airline Promises Travel Will Be ‘ez’ as a Breeze”

JetBlue Announces JFK/London Service to Both Heathrow and Gatwick Airports

Just because this blog is named “iFlyMSP” doesn’t mean that I don’t often take note of exciting new services offered from other airports. And the May 19 long-anticipated announcement of JetBlue’s first transatlantic non-stops from JFK International Airport to not only close-in London Heathrow Airport, but also to London Gatwick on the south side ofContinue reading “JetBlue Announces JFK/London Service to Both Heathrow and Gatwick Airports”