Good news for West Coasters looking to get to Europe on a budget: Wow Air will start offering two new routes to California come summer 2016, marking the Icelandic airline's fifth and sixth destinations in North America. The service will be able four times a week with connecting flights all across Europe. Currently, Wow Air also offers service to Montreal and Toronto (to come May 2016), Boston, and Baltimore/Washington D.C.
The best news: airfare will start at $99, meaning California is in for a sweet (budget-friendly) surprise. For more updates on this news, look to Wow Air's website.
Erika Owen is the Audience Engagement Editor at Travel + Leisure. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @erikaraeowen.