• The TUGBBS forums are completely free and open to the public and exist as the absolute best place for owners to get help and advice about their timeshares for more than 30 years!

    Join Tens of Thousands of other Owners just like you here to get any and all Timeshare questions answered 24 hours a day!
  • TUG started 30 years ago in October 1993 as a group of regular Timeshare owners just like you!

    Read about our 30th anniversary: Happy 30th Birthday TUG!
  • TUG has a YouTube Channel to produce weekly short informative videos on popular Timeshare topics!

    Free memberships for every 50 subscribers!

    Visit TUG on Youtube!
  • TUG has now saved timeshare owners more than $21,000,000 dollars just by finding us in time to rescind a new Timeshare purchase! A truly incredible milestone!

    Read more here: TUG saves owners more than $21 Million dollars
  • Sign up to get the TUG Newsletter for free!

    60,000+ subscribing owners! A weekly recap of the best Timeshare resort reviews and the most popular topics discussed by owners!
  • Our official "end my sales presentation early" T-shirts are available again! Also come with the option for a free membership extension with purchase to offset the cost!

    All T-shirt options here!
  • A few of the most common links here on the forums for newbies and guests!

Air travel [JFK to Aruba for travel during June/July]

topmom101

TUG Member
Joined
Feb 2, 2012
Messages
455
Reaction score
91
Points
238
Location
South Carolina
Resorts Owned
Harbour Lake, Divi Phoenix, Coconut Palm II
For the past few months I have been looking to book airfare from JFK to Aruba for travel during June/July. Prices are among the highest I have ever seen. In the past we justified high prices to the high price of oil but gas prices have steadily decreased and continue to do so. What gives? I am completely baffled by this.

We travel the same weeks every year. Last year we averaged $425 per person, this year I am looking at fares anywhere between $600 and $700. It's outrageous. In some cases the return flight alone is more than I paid last year and the year before for RT.
 

Passepartout

TUG Review Crew: Veteran
TUG Member
Joined
Feb 10, 2007
Messages
28,671
Reaction score
17,524
Points
1,299
Location
Twin Falls, Eye-Duh-Hoe
Last edited:
Top