Doha is trying to compete with Dubai as tourist mecca for the Middle East. It’s not doing a bad job considering Qatar won the rights to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
- March 6th – 13th. Valid for travel until March 28th. Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and flexible month search to see availability — enable advance routing code and enter “aa+” on both outbound and inbound fields. Must purchase by March 8th.
- ORD – LHR (London) – BAH (Bahrain) – DOH (Doha) – BAH – LHR. London to Bahrain to Doha is with British Airways.
- 14,384 miles or 5.7 cents per mile.
- Use dates found at ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and book on AA.com
- Use the 10% off Costco AA Gift Cards to save more
- AA’s risk free cancellation policy here
- Visa: US Citizens – not required
- Currency: Qatari Riyal (QAR) $1USD = 3.64 QAR
Tips for saving when using credit cards at international destinations:
- No Foreign Transaction Fee Credit Cards to save on international purchases
- Don’t get hit with Dynamic Currency Conversion
- Get your taxes refunded when shopping