Air New Zealand is offering sale fares from Los Angeles to Auckland starting at $1,098 round trip. Travel Aug. 7-20 and Sept. 6-21. The sale also reduces the price of connecting service from Washington Dulles, with round-trip fares from $1,561, a savings of about $230. For the cheapest fares, travel Monday through Thursday. Book by June 11 at www.airnewzealand.com.