Tampa | January 15, 2019

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Fly nonstop from BTR to Orlando on ViaAir, and from there it’s an easy drive to the warm and welcoming City of Champions. Experience thrilling rides, live shows and more than 12,000 animals at the world-renown Busch Gardens. Wander along the Tampa Riverwalk for drinks, dining and a deep-sea aquarium. Spend the day in Ybor City, then stay for the nightclubs, ghost tours and the world’s largest Spanish restaurant. Visit Mike’s relatives at the Big Cat Rescue, a sanctuary solely for orphaned exotic felines. Or come as you “Arrr” to Raymond James Stadium, home to the Buccaneers. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $198!

Dallas | January 8, 2019

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Fly nonstop from BTR to DFW, then saddle up for all-fired fun in the Queen City of the Prairie. To get your heart pounding, try the Texas Blastoff or the Skyscraper at Zero Gravity Thrill Park. Canvas the 19 blocks of the Art District for the city’s best visual and performing arts, museums and theatres. Hunt for high-end haute couture at Highland Park Village, America’s oldest outdoor shopping center. Saunter through Southfork Ranch, home of TV’s infamous Ewing family, or take the Bonnie and Clyde Tour and retrace the steps of America’s most diabolical duo. Before you ride off into the sunset, jump over to “Jerry World” for a tour or a Cowboy’s game at the billion-dollar AT&T Stadium. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $258!

Minneapolis | December 18, 2018

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Fly BTR nonstop to Houston on United, Dallas on American or Atlanta on Delta. Then it’s a straight shot to the energetic vibe and vitality of The Cities. Travel through the Minneapolis Institute of Art, and unveil 83,000 works that span 5,000 years. Sample exotic spices and local produce at the popular Midtown Global Market. For the serious shopper, you just might find it all at the Mall of America, the largest in the country. Take a spin at Art-A-Whirl, and celebrate the arts in the city’s hippest neighborhood. Score tours or tickets to the Twins at Target Field or the Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium. Or party like it’s 1999 at First Avenue, one of the nation’s oldest rock clubs and the setting for Prince’s Purple Rain. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $270!

Charleston | December 11, 2018

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Fly BTR nonstop to Atlanta on Delta, Charlotte on American or Houston on United. From there it’s an easy hop to the Port City to take in the eclectic and historic sites. You can’t do Chucktown without visiting the Battery, with its majestic harbor views. Make it a day in the sun and a night under the stars at Edisto Beach State Park. Discover homemade treasures from regional artisans at the Charleston City Market. Spend “oolong” lazy afternoon at the Charleston Tea Plantation, the largest and one of the only U.S. locations where tea is grown. Or come aboard the USS Yorktown at Patriots Point, and hear epic stories of this Fighting Lady. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $194!

Chicago | December 4, 2018

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Fly BTR nonstop to Atlanta on Delta, Dallas on American or Houston on United. From there it’s a short hop to your kind of town, and the Heart of America. View masterpieces from around the globe at Chicago’s Art Institute. Discover the wonders down under at the Shedd Aquarium, the largest indoor aquarium in the world. Walk along the vibrant Magnificent Mile, filled with top-rated restaurants and upscale boutiques. Take a tour or catch the Cubbies at the hallowed, ivy-covered Wrigley Field. Or, live life on the ledge from Skydeck Chicago, the Windy City’s #1 tourist attraction with breathtaking views from 1,353 feet up. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $264!

Nashville | November 27, 2018

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Fly BTR nonstop to Atlanta on Delta, Charlotte on America or Houston on United. Then, take a short hop to Nashville, the mecca of country music. Go Greek and gaze upon their full-scale replica of the ancient Parthenon. Enjoy the best in blues and bluegrass along the world-famous Printer’s Alley. Reach for the stars at the legendary Grand Ole Opry, then dig deep in country’s roots at the amazing Country Music Hall of Fame. Or, go old-school and savor the wineries at the Belle Meade Plantation, once the greatest thoroughbred stud farm in the country. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $256!

Atlanta | November 20, 2018

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From BTR, fly nonstop to Atlanta, where nonstop adventures await. Catch a Falcons or Braves game from their brand new state-of-the-art stadiums. Pop into the World of Coca-Cola, and drink in the history of America’s favorite soda. Stroll, shop or stop to play the piano along the city’s interconnecting, 22-mile-long Beltline. Pay homage to gridiron greats at the College Football Hall of Fame. Or wander through the Margaret Mitchell Home, where the notorious socialite penned Gone With the Wind. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $172!

Cocoa Beach | November 13, 2018

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Fly nonstop to Orlando Sanford, then coast to Cocoa Beach, the Surf Capital of the U.S. For an out-of-this-world experience, blast off to the Astronaut Memorial Planetarium and Observatory. Stroll the 800-foot-long Cocoa Beach Pier for shopping, exotic cocktails and first-class fishing. For a totally tubular time, hang ten (or longer) at the Florida Surf Museum. Zoom along in your own helicopter for a birds-eye view of the beautiful beaches. Or explore the Dinosaur Store and purchase prehistoric specimens that are 100% authentic and 75 million years in the making. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $198!

Kerrville | November 6, 2018

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After a short nonstop flight from BTR to Austin, it’s a quick country drive to the hospitable hamlet of Kerrville. Hone your wine-tasting skills at the award-winning Kerrville Hills Winery. Discover authentic American history at the Museum of Western Art. Enjoy fly fishing and the best tubing in Texas along the beautiful Guadalupe River. Be dazzled by jewelry artisans at the workshop of Kerrville native James Avery. Or convoy to the Kerrville Folk Festival, a singer-songwriter celebration that attracts fans from around the world, and legendary folk heroes from Willie Nelson to Judy Collins to Arlo Guthrie. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $381!

Toronto | October 30, 2018

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Fly BTR nonstop to Charlotte on American, Atlanta on Delta or Houston on United, then fly north to Toronto, Canada’s Hollywood North! Eat, drink and catch the eclectic vibe of West Queen West, one of the world’s coolest neighborhoods. Tune in to The Museum of Television for a historical picture of our favorite small screen. Go Hog(warts) wild at the Lockhart, Toronto’s charming Harry Potter-themed bar. For avid hockey fans, your Stanley Cup will runneth over at the Hockey Hall of Fame. Or, rise above it all at the CN Tower (the third tallest in the world!) for a breathtaking view of the city and the nerve-racking experience of the EdgeWalk. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $381!

St. Augustine | October 23, 2018

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First, fly nonstop on Via Airlines, then escape to the exciting coastal town of St. Augustine. Hit the decks of the pirate ship Black Raven or the St. Augustine Pirate and Treasure Museum. Relive our nation’s earliest clash of cultures at the 340-year-old Castillo de San Marcos National Monument. Swing by the World Golf Hall of Fame, and celebrate the legacy of golf’s greatest from Arnold Palmer to Nancy Lopez to Bob Hope. For the young at heart, explore the amazing Ponce de Leon’s Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park. Or, eat, shop and take in a concert at Colonial Quarter, and catch a glimpse of how we lived in 1740. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $198!

Fredericksburg | October 16, 2018

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After a short nonstop to Austin, it’s a quick drive to this hamlet, filled with old-world charm and Texas hospitality. Famous for its B&Bs, Fredericksburg offers quaint accommodations ranging from rustic to romantic. Enjoy strolling the Magic Mile of Main Street, with more than 100 eclectic galleries, restaurants, shops and markets. Savor a tasting tour from one of more than 20 award-winning regional wineries. Peruse the Pioneer Museum, showcasing the German heritage of “Fritzburg.” Relive American history at the National Museum of the Pacific War. Or retrace the steps of native Americans and early settlers along the trails of Cross Mountain Park. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $198!

Seattle | October 9, 2018

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Fly nonstop to DFW, then soar into the ever-green, seaport city of Seattle. Glide across downtown on the Seattle Center Monorail. Experience jaw-dropping views from the iconic Space Needle. Wander through the weird and wondrous Museum of Pop Culture. Take in the waterfront sights on a Seattle harbor cruise. Visit the hip shops and eateries in Pioneer Square or bustling Chinatown-International District. Or, end your visit on a high note atop the Seattle Great Wheel, the west coast’s tallest Ferris wheel. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $314!

Denver | October 2, 2018

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A quick hop, nonstop, to Houston or Dallas, and you’re just a skip away from Denver, the Queen City of the West. Climb Mount Evans for a serious Rocky Mountain high. Soak up the local libations at the Coors or Stranahan’s Colorado Whiskey tours. See stars under the stars in the naturally formed Red Rocks Amphitheatre. Enjoy boutiques and bars along historical Larimer Square. Take a historical voyage through the home of Titanic survivor, the Unsinkable Molly Brown. Or saddle up to watch the Broncos at the Mile-High Sports Authority Field. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $322!

Tucson | September 25, 2018

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After a nonstop flight from BTR to Houston (IAH) or Dallas (DFW), it’s a short hop to the legendary land of Tucson. Mosey through Old Tucson, where hundreds of Hollywood westerns were filmed. Relive the wild, wild west in nearby Tombstone, site of the “Gunfight at the OK Corral.” Shop for handmade treasures at the El Presidio, one of the oldest inhabited sites in the U.S. Or experience a zoo, natural history museum and botanical garden all rolled into one at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $394!

Athens | September 18, 2018

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Fly nonstop from BTR to Atlanta (ATL), and from there it’s a quick commute to the Classic City of Athens, Georgia. Catch electrifying acts (like local legends R.E.M.) at the newly-renovated Georgia Theatre. Marvel at the Taylor-Grady House, a masterpiece of Greek Revival architecture. Eat, drink and go shopping in the historic downtown district. Then hop over the hedges to the University of Georgia and the home of the scrappin’ Dawgs. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $207!

San Antonio | September 11, 2018

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After a speedy nonstop from BTR to Austin (AUS), you’re a short hop away from the historical city of San Antonio. Amble along the world-famous River Walk. Relive Texas’ fight for independence at the Alamo, or visit Texas’ first modern art museum. Go a little wild with an African safari Texas-style. Then, hold on tight for the fast-paced fun at Six Flags Fiesta. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $198!

Port Canaveral | September 4, 2018

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Fly nonstop from BTR to Orlando-Sanford (SFB), and you’re minutes away from the perfect port of call: Port Canaveral. Explore the star-studded history of rocketry and space flight at the Sands Space History Center. Charter a private helicopter for adrenaline-pumping fun and a breathtaking bird’s eye view. Or from your favorite cruise ship, set a course for adventure to exotic destinations like Nassau, Bermuda and Havana! Group tour or romantic twosome, an unforgettable time is all-inclusive. This Orlando airport offers easy, quick security clearance and car rentals inside the terminal. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $198!

Toronto | August 28, 2018

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Fly nonstop from BTR to Houston (IAH), Dallas (DFW), Atlanta (ATL) or Charlotte (CTL), then soar to the Great White North and the cosmopolitan city of Toronto. Fall in love with the breathtaking beauty of Niagara Falls. Amble along the world’s highest outdoor walk (1,815 ft.) atop the iconic CN Tower. Skate through the Hockey Hall of Fame, honoring the best-on-best of Canada’s national sport. Or, course through Casa Loma, the magnificent 180,000-square-foot Gothic-Revival mansion. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $315!

Galveston | August 21, 2018

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Fly nonstop from BTR to Houston (IAH), then put the top down and cruise to the breezy beaches of Galveston Isle. Come aboard the 141-year-old Elissa, one of the world’s oldest sailing hulls. Stroll along the Victorian-era Strand for great shopping and seafood. Soak up the sun and ride the roaring rollercoasters at Seawall Urban Park. Pamper yourself at the luxurious Hotel Galvez & Spa. Or give your family a taste of the wildlife at the magnificent Moody Gardens. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $227!

Asheville | August 14, 2018

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Fly nonstop from BTR to Charlotte (CLT). Then take a short hop to Asheville (AVL), or wind your way by car to this hip mountain mecca. Stand atop majestic Mount Mitchell, the highest peak east of the Mississippi. Tour the historic sprawling splendor of the 135,280-square-foot Biltmore Estate. Flip over your favorite classic games at the Asheville Pinball Museum, then culminate your trip with a guided culinary food tour through downtown. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares starting as low as $323!

Orlando | August 7, 2018

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Fly nonstop from BTR to Orlando (SFB) on Via Airlines. Then let your wildest dreams come to life in this family-friendly Florida destination. From the Magic Kingdom to EPCOT to Hollywood Studios, enjoy the enchantment of Disney World. Blast off for breathtaking exhibits and special effects at the Kennedy Space Center. For a one-of-a-kind “must-sea” experience, swim with the dolphins at Discovery Cove. Or get a bird’s eye view of all from the 400-foot-high ICON observation wheel. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or flyviaair.com starting Sept. 13 for roundtrip fares starting as low as $198.

Austin | July 31, 2018

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Fly nonstop from BTR to Austin (AUS) on Via Airlines and discover Austin, Texas. Whether you’re two-steppin’ or bar crawlin’, you’ll catch the hottest music and media innovations during South by Southwest. Make it the trip of a lifetime and see legendary headliners like Paul McCartney at Austin City Limits. Watch over a million bats take flight at dusk from atop the Congress Bridge. Explore the natural wonders of Longhorn Caverns. For the free-spirited, take in the beautiful natural surroundings while in the buff at Hippie Hollow on Lake Travis. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page or flyviaair.com starting Sept. 13 for roundtrip fares starting as low as $198.

Steamboat Springs | July 24, 2018

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IT’S ABOUT TIME: Fly nonstop to Houston, then ‘chute’ straight for the natural beauty of Ski Town, USA. Ride the Steamboat Gondola and catch the sunset from 9,000 feet up. Slide down a 2,400-foot track from atop Howelsen Hill. Soak up the healing, heated waters at Old Town Hot Springs. Or laze away an afternoon tubing in the Yampa River. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page.

Augusta | July 17, 2018

Trip of the Week: Augusta

IT’S ABOUT TIME: Fly nonstop from BTR to Atlanta or Charlotte. From there, it’s a short hop or leisurely drive to the elegant mansions and lush gardens of The Garden City. Catch a show at the 200-year-old Imperial Theatre. Visit the Morris Museum, the first in the U.S. dedicated to Southern Art. Step back in time along the Downtown Historic District. Play a round at Forest Hills, the home of the Masters. Or explore the life of Augusta’s own James Brown, the Godfather of Soul. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page.

Los Angeles | July 10, 2018

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IT’S ABOUT TIME: Fly nonstop from BTR to DFW or IAH, then reach for the stars in the exciting City of Angels. Stroll along Hollywood Boulevard’s Walk of Fame, home to Grauman’s Chinese Theatre and the classic Musso & Frank Grill. Shop at Rodeo Drive’s iconic boutiques. Catch the wave of kookiness of Venice Beach. Or be amazed at the antiquities, exhibits and panoramic views offered by the billion-dollar Getty Center. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page.

Fort Worth | July 3, 2018

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IT’S ABOUT TIME: Fly nonstop from the Baton Rouge Metro Airport to DFW, then hit the trail—to the City of Cowboys and Culture—and a great getaway destination. Enjoy a ridin’, ropin’ barrel of fun at the Stockyards Championship Rodeo. Let the kids cool off with the Safari Splash at the Fort Worth Zoo. Or laugh along with Four Day Weekend, the longest-running show in the Southwest. This critically acclaimed improv troupe are a Fort Worth institution, and well worth the trip. For information on flights and more, visit our Arrivals & Departures page.

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