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Brooke and I were fortunate enough to get in on the now-famous Etihad mistake fare tickets. We booked two round trip tickets from New York to Abu Dhabi for $250 each! The only wrinkle in this fantastic deal – we do not live in New York. The ticket deal was simply too good to pass up, so we decided to book a “positioning flight” from home to NYC. Since we would be passing through the big city, we added a few extra days for adventures in Manhattan. We used Southwest RR points from my Chase Southwest Premier Card and our Companion Pass to get round trip tickets to the Big Apple for FREE! The weekend we spent in the big city was an absolute blast! Continue reading