Sunday, January 8, 2012

She Went to Paris

Looking for answers.

If you've been reading this blog or follow me on twitter for a while, then you know that I have insomnia. That's no secret. I do most of my shopping at night. Lately, I have been getting depressed about my husband's upcoming deployment. I have been trying to keep myself together by planning trips while he's gone so I can focus on the good. On a whim, I decided to go to the Air France website and see what it would cost me to fly to Paris for 2 days. Less than I thought. $115. I am now trying to talk myself out of booking the ticket on the spot and wait until I know more. It's not easy. My mother once booked a two week trip to Hungary and the Czech Republic because she saw a good deal on plane tickets. She called it her impulse purchase. It runs in the family.

I am trying to be good and not book the ticket, but this was what I found to be so funny.
That's right. The actual ticket only costs $1. The rest of the ticket cost is taxes and fees.

 ETA: I realized that the screenshot comes out tiny on the post and I can't figure out a way to change that. The picture says that the ticket costs $1 and has $113.60 in taxes and government surcharges on it.

It might be time to replay my favorite YouTube video.



Bonsoir folks.

10 comments:

  1. Like the bad influence I am...I say you should definitely go to Paris!

    That video is EPIC!!! I'm sending the link to all my cousins in England now!

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  2. I love Paris and that is a steal!!! I say go for it!!!

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  3. I say, have a great time!! However, be careful! Way to many gypsees in Paris!

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  4. Book it!!! Paris is my favorite place, we just went this past November. We flew RyanAir, and it was 100 euro round trip for 2 tickets.
    Let me know if you plan on visiting Italy!

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  5. you have to go to Paris!! what an amazing deal

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  6. Paris was really delicious - there is this chocolatier Damyel that we highly recommend

    Lisa

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  7. i'm an enabler.... but i say do it do it do it!!!

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  8. omg that is too funny. you know if i could id be there with you in a second!

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