Wow, Delta is running a crazy special until August 22nd — a one way ticket from New York City to Athens for $499 (based on purchase of a roundtrip ticket).
PURCHASE BY: August 22, 2011 TRAVEL PERIOD: Travel may begin August 29-October 28, 2011 and must be completed on or before November 28, 2011. ADVANCE PURCHASE & MINIMUM STAY: 14 days; Saturday night BLACKOUT DATES: From Athens: August 29-September 8, 2011 OTHER RULES: Tickets may be purchased at delta.com.
Now, if only I were in New York City right now to take advantage of the offer and fly off to my favorite place in the world — Santorini (a short flight or ferry from Athens). Oh yea, I forgot about that thing they call work.