If you've been whining about how you desperately need a vacation: stop whining. And then get to booking on Southwest.com, where you can find dirt-cheap flights right now.
Southwest Airlines is offering flights starting at just $49 one way during its current sale, as long as you travel between August 23, 2016 - December 14, 2016. Some of the best deals include Los Angeles to San Francisco for $49; New York to Austin for $79; Philadelphia to Orlando for $79; and San Francisco to Chicago for $129.
The period in which you can travel and the days on which you can travel vary slightly according to location. And then on top of those restrictions, there are blackout dates. But hey, that kind of comes with the territory of a $49 flight. You can check out all the terms and conditions on the sale page.